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Getting to know MCC: Vicki Raine

Vicki Raine

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 …

MCC-Penn Valley August Employees of the Month

Christina Berg

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 …

New employees at MCC

New Employee Orientation photo

A very warm welcome to the new employees of MCC.   Ryan Hard, Library Technical Services, MCC-Penn Valley Andrew Greene, Biology Instructor, MCC-Penn Valley Samantha Satterfield, Physical Therapist Instructor, MCC-Penn Valley HSI Patrick Dryden, Sociology Instructor, MCC-Longview Floyd Fowler, Custodian, MCC-Longview Daekeun Kwon, Chemistry Instructor, MCC-Maple Woods Brandon Gillette, Philosophy Instructor, MCC-Blue River Edward Delaney, EMT/Paramedic …

MCC-Maple Woods music instructor Jim Murray wins NRCC award

Jim Murray, music instructor at MCC-Maple Woods and conductor of the Northland Symphony Orchestra, was recently rewarded for his efforts at the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce’s annual Excellence in Education banquet. The banquet honors outstanding teachers and students who contribute to education in the Northland each year. Murray, who has been at MCC for …

Five instructors receive Governor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching

Congratulations to five outstanding MCC instructors who have received the Governor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.  The honorees included: Becky Schuering, mathematics instructor, MCC-Blue River David Grady, machine tool instructor, MCC-Business & Technology Rory Perrodin, automotive technology instructor, MCC-Longview Dr. Chris Morrow, veterinary technology instructor, MCC-Maple Woods Greg Sanford, history instructor, MCC-Penn Valley The award, …

Pay Frequency Change, Part-Time Faculty

As part of the ongoing Time & Labor initiative, we will be changing the part-time faculty pay frequency from monthly to biweekly.  This will only affect those employees that are considered primarily part-time faculty.  Any employee that is also  full-time faculty, administrator or a staff member will remain on their current pay frequency at this …