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Speed interviews at MCC-Business & Technology: Quick path to a career

After five years of seasonal work, Judith Burnam wanted a career that offered more security and stability. A semester in the Computer Integrated Machining and Manufacturing (CIMM) program is the first step toward that goal. Burnam, 63, took another step Tuesday during CIMM speed interviews with several companies at the MCC-Business & Technology campus. Those …

The M-List: Manufacturing Institute honors CIMM, industrial tech programs

Metropolitan Community College has landed a spot on the prestigious M-List. The designation recognizes the Business & Technology campus’ “outstanding” courses in the Computer Integrated Machining and Manufacturing (CIMM) and Industrial Technology programs, according to the Manufacturing Institute. “Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology is committed to providing students with superior training and skills in the …

Students highlight of MCC-Business & Technology Awards Ceremony

The students honored at the 2016 Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Awards Ceremony included one who is a father of five and another who is a native of South Sudan. More than 70 individuals attended Thursday’s event, which included honors for students, faculty, staff and administration. “I’m so excited to be on this campus and …

MCC Early College students among robot builders at this week’s FIRST Robotics contest

Jordan Fountain and Timothy Collins

“A bunch of nerds in a room doing their thing.” That’s Jordan Fountain’s description for his robotics team, First Bots of Independence 1723. But the hundreds of spectators visiting the Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology campus this week likely would describe the group as really cool. Fountain and Timothy Collins, a member of the “Hermes” …

Employer panel stresses professionalism, networking for job seekers

“Don’t send me a resume with an email like ‘bigsexyman’ in your email address.” That was one of many pieces of advice from Reno Moreno and four other panelists Wednesday during an employer panel luncheon at Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology. “When I look at a resume, I’m looking to see if it’s professional, because …