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MCC-Longview Learning Center hours for summer

Summer tutoring hours for the Longview Learning Center are 8:30 a.m to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Fridays by appointment. This includes the computerized academic skills lab, the math lab, the reading and writing center, and other tutoring as requested.  As a reminder, if  students need help with blackboard or student email, the academic skills lab …

Laker Baseball Tryouts

MCC-Longview Lakers will be holding baseball tryouts on June 6, 13 and 26. All tryouts will start at noon at the MCC-Longview baseball field. The cost for tryouts is $25. For more information or questions, call Clint Culbertson at 816-604-2193.

Discover the World: Polynesian Islands

Imagine swaying palm trees, the soothing rhythm of the ocean, sunshine, and gentle breezes.  Imagine the Polynesian Islands.  Traditional music and dance of the islands will come to life in this entertaining evening.  Shake Polynesia, featuring performers from the islands (some of whom have performed in Branson), provides an entertaining and educational evening with commentary …

First Time All Students Pass READ 10 Course

Of the students who apply to community colleges, across the country, about 70% of them have a reading and writing skill level below the college level. MCC offers two developmental reading courses to help strengthen those skills, READ 10 and READ 11. This past spring semester, every student in Kelli Cronk’s READ 10 course passed. …

Young Artists Group Show

Five young and emerging Kansas City artists will be featured in the Young Artists Group Show. Meet the artists and enjoy refreshments at MCC-Longview Cultural Arts Center on June 15 from 5-8 p.m. The five exhibiting artists are Chris Daharsh, Sarah Hazelwood, Alli Litwicki, Cambria Potter, and Christina Prestidge. Their work will be displayed in …

MCC in the News: Five-campus graduation picked up in media

The first ever Metropolitan Community College five-campus combined graduation drew attention from thousands around the metro. Governor Jay Nixon addressed the commencement assembly and its hundreds of graduates, mentioning the Trailblazer Collegiate Academy students and calling the program a “hallmark of MCC education.” The front page of the Kansas City Star and the Independence/Blue Springs …

MCC Graduate Receives Full Ride to the University of Washington

MCC-Longview alumni Kyle Medley, has recently received a full ride to the University of Washington (UW), to study in their bioengineering graduate program. Medley earned his associate of engineering degree from MCC-Longview before earning his bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. We were able to catch up with Medley and pick his brain …

Gov. Nixon headlines MCC’s first ever five-campus graduation ceremony

The Metropolitan Community College district held its first ever five-campus combined graduation ceremony on Thursday and Missouri Governor Jay Nixon delivered the keynote address. The ceremony, held at the historic Municipal Auditorium in downtown Kansas City, Mo., included more than 750 graduates from all five MCC campuses: Blue River, Business & Technology, Longview, Maple Woods and …

Audacity of Purpose – Charity Boot Camp

On Saturday, May 19 MCC-Longview’s Rec Center will be partnering up with AYC Health and Fitness and Urban HIIT Fit for a charity boot camp to benefit Audacity of Purpose. For questions, contact Ryan Layman at 604-2424 or Ryan.Layman@mcckc.edu.