Check your withholding now to avoid tax surprises later

From MCC Human Resources: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, passed in December 2017, will significantly affect 2018 tax returns that people file in 2019. Because of these changes, it’s more important than ever to be aware of your paycheck withholding amounts. The new tax law changes include: An increased standard deduction Elimination of personal …

MCC welcomes new employees, July 2018

Metropolitan Community College would like to welcome the most recent additions to the MCC family.   Some tidbits about these new employees: Juana Leonard, MCC-Business & Technology, Director of Corporate College Juana is excited to join the MCC family and says there will be exciting things happening at the Corporate College this fall! Sydney Bradford, …

Inauguration parking information

Parking for the Metropolitan Community College inauguration ceremony on Friday, Aug. 24, will be provided. Per MCC policy, mileage from the home campus or work location to the Music Hall will be paid. Employees will be responsible for submitting requests for mileage reimbursement on the appropriate form. Parking passes are now available from your individual …

2018 in-service: Resource fair exhibitors

Here’s the list of companies, universities and other organizations that will have booths at the resource fair at MCC’s 2018 employee in-service Aug. 21. The fair will be open from breakfast through lunch in the exhibit hall. AFLAC Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City Chiropractic Wellness Center Citizens Bank & Trust, flexible spending …

2018 in-service: Personal care items needed for ‘Dignity Drive’

Wanted: items such as shampoo, deodorant, lotion, laundry soap, baby wipes, toothpaste and toilet paper. For MCC in-service on Tuesday, Aug. 21, employees are asked to bring personal care items to drop off in barrels in the Business & Technology lobby. The District Staff Council has partnered with local nonprofit Giving the Basics, which helps …

2018 in-service: Breakfast and lunch menus

MCC’s 2018 employee in-service is all day Tuesday, Aug. 21, at the MCC Business & Technology campus. Doors open at 7:45 a.m. (All offices and campuses will be closed.) Here are the menus for breakfast and lunch. Employees who would prefer a vegetarian, vegan or gluten-free meal can indicate that during online registration before the …

Staff and administrator full position description postings

Full position descriptions for the new Metropolitan Community College administrator and staff titles introduced following the Gallagher Classification and Compensation study are now published. These are posted on the public-facing www.mcckc.edu website in the Human Resources section. A direct link to the classification structure is available here. Each class title is linked to its respective …

Campus outdoor speaker installation update and testing

Metropolitan Community College is continuing to roll out its new exterior alert broadcast speaker system, which will be used to convey critical messages during public safety or weather-related emergencies. This outdoor speaker system is an additional communication tool that will enhance the College’s already robust alert communication system. The safety of our students, employees, guests …

MCC PD alert: Catalytic converter theft awareness

Metropolitan Community College employees and students should please be aware that in the last two weeks, thieves stole two catalytic converters from vehicles parked on the MCC-Longview campus. There was also an attempted catalytic converter theft that was interrupted. A catalytic converter is part of your vehicle’s emissions/exhaust system.  Thieves crawl under the vehicle and …

Sign up now for Fall 2018 Community Education courses!

Looking forward to the end of a sweltering summer semester? Think fall – and think fun! Metropolitan Community College Community Education is anticipating the transition to fall, with adult enrichment classes already scheduled at the Longview and Maple Woods campuses, and enrollment is welcome now! Learn a new language, create a cozy home, focus on …