The Metropolitan Community College family is quite large, sprawled across five campuses covering more than 50 square miles. Getting to know MCC is a part of everyday work in collaborating across departments and campuses to reach the overall goal of preparing students, serving communities and creating opportunities. This new feature will introduce you to MCC […]
Each month MCC-Penn Valley employees nominate one of their own to receive the “Scouts Making a Difference” award. August winners are Lane Van Ham (faculty) and Christina Berg (Staff). Lane has gone above and beyond the expectations of his job in the last year. He stepped up to be a member of the district English […]
Congratulations to Joanne Thies who was recognized by her peers for her exemplary service to Penn Valley. Thies was honored as staff of the month for April. Hats off to Joanne!
If you or your department have ever been interested in applying for grant funding, we have great news for you. The Resource Development department has created the MCC Grants Library. The Grants Library will be your go-to source for historical information on MCC grant-funded projects. This information could help you identify funding sources for your […]
Sign up ASAP for the Trail Blazer 5K Run / Walk on Saturday, Oct. 12. Students, employees and community members are all welcome to take part in this fun and healthy event for recreational walkers and runners. It is a fundraiser for Student Activities, Athletics and the Staff Association. For a guaranteed t-shirt, please register […]
The District Staff Council (DSC) at MCC is raising money for professional development opportunities and DSC retreat expenses by creating and selling an employee cookbook. What better way to do so than to sell their way into your hearts and stomachs? Any MCC employee may submit an original recipe for publication in the Taste of […]
Recently your staff shared governance representatives created a new, more informative webpage for finding information related to the District Staff Council. Visit this page to find updated by-laws, meeting calendars, resources, committee representatives and more.
The day always comes when those who have had a profound impact at Maple Woods, both on students and on other employees, pack up their offices (some with 25 years worth of stuff!), put on their leis and go striding off towards the beach better known as retirement. A very heartfelt farewell, congratulations and best […]
MCC-BT recently held its first annual Awards Ceremony to recognize stand-out students, employees, and industry partners. One hundred and twenty students, staff, and family members gathered to celebrate those who go above and beyond. Missouri Community College Association Student Leadership Award: This award is presented annually to an exceptional student leader from each of Missouri’s […]
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 […]