Three new members join MCC Board of Trustees

At its April 17 meeting, the Metropolitan Community College Board of Trustees welcomed three new members and said farewell to three members who are stepping off the board. The  board certified the results of the April 3 trustees election. One incumbent trustee and the three newcomers were sworn in. President Trent Skaggs (Subdistrict 1) was …

Adjunct Recruitment Fair on April 21

Metropolitan Community College is hosting a district-wide Adjunct Recruitment Fair on April 21 for all five campuses. Location and time: MCC-Penn Valley Campus Education Center 3201 SW Trafficway Kansas City, MO 64111 9 a.m.-Noon Bring copies of: Résumés / Vitae Unofficial Transcripts Licenses / Certifications Division chairs and faculty will be present to speak with …

Latino students learn to build opportunities through education

Latino high school students gathered at Metropolitan Community College’s Penn Valley campus April 6 to learn about building opportunities for their future through education. They were also inspired by local leaders who have overcome difficult circumstances. The Mi Familia, Mi Camino y Mi Futuro Leadership Day included workshops on personal leadership, navigating a career pathway …

#MCCWolves: Now we know what the new mascot looks like

Now we know what the MCC Wolves mascot looks like! Reveal parties at each campus are just wrapping up. #MCCWolves @marawilliamskc @MCCATweet pic.twitter.com/S0glL6Ozbj — MCC Kansas City (@MCCKansasCity) April 16, 2018 Metropolitan Community College’s new mascot was revealed to be “The Wolves” last December. Now we can put a face to the name. At campus …

MCC-Maple Woods baseball player named Player of the Week

Hard work has paid off for a baseball player at Metropolitan Community College’s Maple Woods campus. Right fielder Tyler Cox was recognized as Player of the Week for Division I baseball by the National Junior College Athletic Association. Awards are announced weekly for the top athletes across the country. Cox was recognized for play from …

MCC to launch early-college construction program with NKC Schools, JE Dunn

Northland students interested in construction careers can graduate from high school and college simultaneously, thanks to a new program that will launch this fall. The Kansas City Construction Career Academy is a partnership of Metropolitan Community College, North Kansas City Schools and JE Dunn Construction. A ceremony to celebrate the new venture will be held …