Category «Events»

Photo gallery: Education and business leaders talk workforce development

Metropolitan Community College-Longview was the stage Thursday, Feb. 23 for schools, colleges and employers to meet and discuss Kansas City’s growing workforce development needs. The South Kansas City Alliance organized an Education Summit, which was attended by more than 100 people. KSHB 41 Action News covered the event:  In an interview with Ebony Bowman, program coordinator …

Make the perfect job connection March 8 at MCC-Longview Job Fair

Nearly 60 top employers will attend Metropolitan Community College-Longview’s Spring Job Fair on Wednesday, March 8, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the MCC-Longview Recreation Center, 500 S.W. Longview Road in Lee’s Summit. The event is free and open to MCC students and the public. Career services coordinator Linda Anderson says she’s excited to welcome …

MCC works to prepare students for future success with new Transfer Advising Center

Update: Photo gallery from Feb. 8 grand opening event for MCC-Penn Valley’s Transfer Advising Center: Thanks to all who joined us and our special gratitude to our transfer partners: University of Missouri – Kansas City Northwest Missouri State University Central Methodist University Columbia College DeVry Avila University Cleveland University Grand Canyon University Susan Freeze – Graceland …

Get free income tax help at three MCC campuses

Once again this year, Metropolitan Community College, in partnership with Next Step KC, is hosting IRS-certified counselors from Voluntary Income Tax Assistance for those who qualify for free aid in doing their taxes. Tax services (federal and state electronic e-filing) for individuals with a household income of less than $54,000 are available on three MCC …

MCC campuses celebrate Black History Month with art shows, films and more

Metropolitan Community College honors the contributions of its students, faculty, staff and alumni as we enter Black History Month. Events are taking place collegewide celebrating the annual observance in February, which highlights the rich cultural diversity of the MCC family. Here are Black History Month happenings at the five campuses: MCC-Blue River All month long, …

MCC Transfer Fair Week coming up Feb. 6-9

Dozens of colleges and universities are coming to the five campuses of Metropolitan Community College for Transfer Week 2017. Students can explore the process of taking credits from MCC and transferring them to another school. The week spans Monday, Feb. 6,  to Thursday, Feb 9. Here are the dates per campus: MCC-Blue River Campus Center …