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MCC-Blue River’s PTK wins award

Congratulations to MCC-Blue River’s Alpha Pi Sigma chapter of PTK for their recent award.  Thirty Phi Theta Kappa chapter officer teams will be honored with the 2014 Distinguished Chapter Officer Team Awards, presented by Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society during NerdNation 2014, the annual convention in Orlando, Florida, April 24-26. Recipients will receive commemorative medallions(…)

MCC-Blue River art student awarded scholarship

Congratulations to MCC-Blue River art student, Rachel Smith for placing second for The Leigh Rosenberg Earnest Memorial Fund award at the Undergraduate College Student Exhibition at the Kansas City Artist Coalition! Here is more info from their blog! http://www.kansascityartistscoalition.org/newSite/blog/

Take our Survey; Chance to win an iPad

Take our Survey; Chance to win an iPad

Students check your MCC student email for an exciting opportunity for you to tell us what is important to you and your experience at MCC! YOU have received an invitation with a survey link to the Student Satisfaction Inventory (SSI). Your opinion is important as we seek to identify ways that we can improve programs(…)

Former MCC-Maple Woods instructor to be remembered at memorial service

The MCC community lost a great historian and instructor – a fixture of Maple Woods for 42 year and MCC for nearly half a decade, John Stockmyer passed recently from complications stemming from heart surgery. A memorial service will be held to pay tribute to John’s many contributions to MCC from 10 a.m. – noon(…)

Stress Management for Students

Are you ready for finals?  Is the thought of finals stressing you out?  Do you have an overwhelming feeling of life getting in the way?  Do you feel you may be suffering from depression?  Have you thought about seeking help through a counselor, but just didn’t know the steps to take? Come to the Webinars(…)

MCC instructor interviewed on La X – en español

Manuel Solano, MCC performance manager and instructor with the MoWINs program, was interviewed on Monday, March 31, at 6:30 p.m. on the Spanish radio channel La X 1250 AM. Solano discussed programs that have a high demand for Spanish-speaking students including service-related fields, healthcare and advanced manufacturing.  Many jobs students can receive training for are considered(…)

College Connections Center (C3) coming in June

This summer, the Missouri College Advising Corps (MCAC) will be opening the College Connections Center (C3) at the MCC-Penn Valley campus.  C3 is a no-cost service for Kansas City metro area students transitioning from high school to college. When most high school students graduate, they have every intention of attending college.  But something happens between(…)

Northwest, MCC partner to provide A+ opportunities in St. Joseph

Northwest, MCC partner to provide A+ opportunities in St. Joseph

College-bound students in St. Joseph will soon have the opportunity to use their A+ scholarship money locally. Northwest Missouri State University and Metropolitan Community College (MCC) today announce a new partnership with the St. Joseph School District to provide space and resources that will assist St. Joseph high school students who are eligible for A+.(…)

Maple Woods theater department returns to the stage with “Three Days of Rain”

The theater department will be giving two performances of Richard Greenberg’s Three Days of Rain, beginning TONIGHT at 7 p.m. in the Student Center Theater – admission is FREE, so bring your snacks and come see some of your fellow students in action. “A house, a journal, and a connection to a former generation –(…)