Category «Events»

Severe Weather Awareness Week

As part of Severe Weather Awareness Week (March 4-10), Metropolitan Community College would like to remind students, employees and college patrons about its emergency alert program. Following, a statewide test of Missouri’s outdoor warning systems on Tuesday, March 6 at 10 a.m.,  MCC will be testing its exterior speaker system on the MCC-Penn Valley campus …

MCC-Longview hosts Spring Job Fair

Metropolitan Community College students will be able to meet with more than 60 potential employers in one of the largest recruiting events held every spring at the MCC-Longview campus. What: Spring Job Fair, hosted by MCC-Longview and the Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce When: Wednesday, March 7, 1-3 p.m. Where: MCC-Longview Recreation Center, Gymnasium The event …

MLK Day is a day on, not a day off for MCC students and employees

Metropolitan Community College will again honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by joining in the nationwide volunteer service initiative on the federal holiday commemorating his birth. Organizers of the MLK Day of Service would like participants to think of Monday, Jan. 15, as “A Day On, Not a Day Off.” …

MCC event connects veterans to resources and honors those who have served

Dozens of companies took part in what Metropolitan Community College organizers hope is an event that continues to grow as it connects military veterans to business resources. The Outreach Business Forum “For Those Who Have Served” was hosted Nov. 14 at the MCC-Penn Valley Education Center. It’s the second year for the program. Patrice Manuel, …

MCC-Maple Woods annual Storytelling Celebration begins Nov. 8

The 18th Annual Storytelling Celebration, sponsored by Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods is nearly here! The celebration takes place Nov. 8-11.  Attendees can enjoy lively stories, anecdotes, myths, legends and lessons.  It celebrates the time honored tradition of storytelling and will be held in dozens of sites across the Kansas City metro area. Our featured tellers …

Photo gallery: MCC-Maple Woods Vet Tech hosts successful Haunted Barn

There were plenty of frights to go around at Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods’ Haunted Barn! It was the seventh year for the event, hosted by MCC-Maple Woods’ veterinary technology program.  Over the course of the weekend, 125 volunteers staffed the barn, serving 432 attendees. Proceeds benefit participating MCC-Maple Woods student groups. Click a picture to …

For Those Who Have Served: MCC veterans business event Nov. 14

Metropolitan Community College is helping military veterans who own businesses connect with governmental entities and large corporations in need of goods or services. The Outreach Business Forum “For Those Who Have Served” will be Tuesday, Nov. 14, at the MCC-Penn Valley Education Center, 31st Street and Pennsylvania Avenue. The event is sponsored by Black & …

Seventh year for MCC-Maple Woods Haunted Barn

It’s their seventh year for haunting. The Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods Veterinary Technology program is again hosting its“Haunted Barn” event. The MCC community and general public are invited. Here are the event specifics. MCC-Maple Woods Veterinary Technology program’s Haunted Barn: Dates:  Friday, Oct. 27 and Saturday, Oct. 28, Time:  8-11 p.m. Location:  MCC-Maple Woods (Vet …