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MCC-Longview Says Goodbye to Grogan

MCC-Longview will soon say farewell to President Fred Grogan. A retirement reception was held in his honor yesterday on the campus. Grogan will officially retire June 28 after 15 years as president of MCC-Longview and 28 years of service to MCC. Guests joined in a rousing rendition of “Ain’t No Sunshine When He’s Gone” and …

MCC-Blue River Retirement Celebration is Friday, May 3

MCC-Blue River will honor 16 retirees between 2 and 4 p.m. Friday, May 3. The celebration will be held in the Arts & Sciences Gym. Cake & punch will be served. Campus retirees include: David Smith-English Instructor Gabby DeMoss-Academic Advisor Rhejeana Mitchell-Campus Information Assistant Don Miller- Chemistry Instructor Dennis Lowden-Philosophy Instructor Mary Simpson-Reading Instructor Anne …

Book Fair to Benefit MCC-Longview Flower Fund

The MCC-Longview Staff Association will be hosting a book fair next Monday and Tuesday, April 1 and 2, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the MCC-Longview Campus Center lobby. This fair is open to all faculty, staff, students, and visitors. All proceeds will be donated to the MCC-Longview Flower Fund. This fund pays for gifts of flowers …

MCC-Longview Presents Art Faculty Exhibition

Metropolitan Community College-Longview is pleased to announce its third annual Art Faculty Biennial Exhibition. The opening reception will be held March 21, 2013 from 4-7 p.m. in the gallery of the MCC-Longview Cultural Arts Center at 500 SW Longview Road in Lee’s Summit. The exhibition will be open through April 20. Gallery hours are Wednesday-Saturday, …

Career Opportunities – Division Chair positions – Internal only

Division Chair – Humanities (MW) http://jobs.mcckc.edu/postings/3066 Division Chair – CTE (BT) http://jobs.mcckc.edu/postings/3069 Division Chair – Math/Science (PV) http://jobs.mcckc.edu/postings/3071 Division Chair – Business & Arts  (LV) http://jobs.mcckc.edu/postings/3074 Division Chair – Communications (LV) http://jobs.mcckc.edu/postings/3077 Division Chair – Math, Engineering & Physics (LV) http://jobs.mcckc.edu/postings/3079 Division Chair – Social Sciences (LV) http://jobs.mcckc.edu/postings/3081 

MCC FabLab featured on local NPR affiliate, KCUR

MCC’s FabLab was recently featured on local NPR affiliate, KCUR (89.3 fm) for its innovative approach to provide high-tech design tools to our students and the community. The FabLab provides members access to tools to help design and prototype nearly anything.  The lab features six different prototyping technologies, three-dimensional scanning, metal working, vacuum forming, an …

STEM at MCC

Science. Technology. Engineering. Mathematics. These four subjects are collectively referred to as “STEM” and have become the focus of a large number of educational programs across the country. MCC is an active participant in that focus. Along with Johnson County Community College, MCC hosted the 2012 STEMtech Conference held in Kansas City in October. The …

MCC-Longview Honors Retirees

Faculty and staff at MCC-Longview recently gathered to honor employees who have recently retired or are planning to retire in the near future. Jill Ladas (27 years), Barb Shoemaker and Joyce Kuhn (24 years each), and Rhonda Moore and John O’Connell (22 years each) were introduced by co-workers, who eloquently summed up the highlights of …

Grading Break at MCC-Longview

MCC-Longview faculty were invited to take a short break from grading today. The Center for Teaching and Learning hosted the get-together. A variety of holiday and popular songs were performed by Tami Jones, Community Education Program Specialist, and Jim McGraw, Counselor. Tami lent her superb vocal stylings to Jim’s melodious guitar strains to such holiday …