MCC Wolves Golf Classic is Sept. 23 at Shoal Creek Golf Course

The Metropolitan Community College Athletics Department will hold its annual MCC Wolves Golf Classic on Monday, Sept. 23, at the Shoal Creek Golf Course, 8905 Shoal Creek Parkway, Kansas City. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., with tee-off at 9 a.m. This annual fundraiser supports MCC athletes by providing equipment, scholarships and travel expenses. “At MCC …

The Wolf mascot is suddenly everywhere on the MCC campuses

Metropolitan Community College students will find images of the MCC Wolf and other new College branding in high-profile locations on each campus as the 2019-20 school year gets underway. Classes start Tuesday, Aug. 20. MCC Wolf “wraps” on some elevator doors are already in place. Coming soon: new light pole banners in two designs, one …

MCC trustee Henry Carner, who represented Subdistrict 4, resigns

The Metropolitan Community College Board of Trustees accepted the resignation of trustee Henry Carner at the board’s July 25 meeting. Carner, of Independence, represented MCC Subdistrict 4. In his resignation letter of July 8, he informed the board that he has been appointed by Missouri Gov. Mike Parson to the Jackson County Election Board. “I …

Interested in teaching at MCC? Adjunct Career Fair is Saturday, July 20

Do you have a passion for teaching students and helping them prepare for their future? Metropolitan Community College is holding an Adjunct Career Fair on Saturday, July 20, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the MCC-Penn Valley campus, 3201 Southwest Trafficway, Kansas City, MO 64111. The event for prospective part-time faculty members will be …

Energy-efficient HVAC chiller earns MCC a $77K rebate from KCP&L

By Mary Beth Hope Metropolitan Community College received a rebate check for $77,663.31 from KCP&L in a ceremony at MCC-Penn Valley on July 9. MCC earned the rebate by installing special energy-efficient equipment and controls on Penn Valley’s chiller, the piece of HVAC machinery responsible for cooling and dehumidifying the air. According to Robert Burkey, director …

MCC recognized for its commitment to diversity of suppliers

Metropolitan Community College has been honored by the Women’s Business Development Center — Kansas City with the 2019 Public Sector Champion Award for the College’s commitment to supplier diversity. The award goes to an organization that shows a strong commitment to the creation of business opportunities for women-owned businesses and is supportive of the WBDC’s …

Photo gallery: MCC Day at the K, June 23

Metropolitan Community College honored the old Negro Leagues at MCC Day at the K on Sunday, June 23. There was a lot going on: An employee threw out a ceremonial first pitch. The MCC Wolf was there (and made lots of new friends).  The MCC Foundation and Royals Charities presented two students with scholarships worth …