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Homecoming 2014 – Medieval Monarchs!

Hear ye, Hear ye! It is officially Homecoming Week at MCC-Maple Woods, and that means Medieval Monarchs! Check out the schedule of events below: Monday: Yard and Door Decoration Contest. Check out the themed displays all over campus. Judging begins at 10 a.m.! Tuesday: Shield Decoration. Bring your crafty shoes to the Student Center from …

MCC-Maple Woods sponsors CBC blood drive

Community Blood Center (CBC) will be at MCC-Maple Woods Oct. 2 with a goal of collecting 40 pints of blood as we head into a dangerous time of year. Walk-ins are welcome between 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Student Center, or you can visit www.savealifenow.org. Click on “Schedule an Appointment” and use maplewoodcom …

MCC-Maple Woods hires head softball coach

When the Monarchs gather at MCC-Maple Woods for practice this semester, it will be with a new head coach at the helm: Kary Kankey, who was previously an assistant coach at MidAmerica Nazarene University, will take over the head coaching duties. Kankey brings more than 14 years of head coaching experience at the college level, …

MCC celebrates 900 new graduates

Airhorns sounded. Caps flew. A crowd of more than 5,000 erupted into a celebratory roar that filled Kansas City’s Municipal Auditorium. Metropolitan Community College’s third annual five-campus graduation was a resounding success for the 900+ students who moved their tassels and headed off into the night as graduates. MCC Chancellor Mark James offered his congratulations …