Category «Events»

MCC works to prepare students for future success with new Transfer Advising Center

Update: Photo gallery from Feb. 8 grand opening event for MCC-Penn Valley’s Transfer Advising Center: Thanks to all who joined us and our special gratitude to our transfer partners: University of Missouri – Kansas City Northwest Missouri State University Central Methodist University Columbia College DeVry Avila University Cleveland University Grand Canyon University Susan Freeze – Graceland …

Get free income tax help at three MCC campuses

Once again this year, Metropolitan Community College, in partnership with Next Step KC, is hosting IRS-certified counselors from Voluntary Income Tax Assistance for those who qualify for free aid in doing their taxes. Tax services (federal and state electronic e-filing) for individuals with a household income of less than $54,000 are available on three MCC …

MCC campuses celebrate Black History Month with art shows, films and more

Metropolitan Community College honors the contributions of its students, faculty, staff and alumni as we enter Black History Month. Events are taking place collegewide celebrating the annual observance in February, which highlights the rich cultural diversity of the MCC family. Here are Black History Month happenings at the five campuses: MCC-Blue River All month long, …

MCC Transfer Fair Week coming up Feb. 6-9

Dozens of colleges and universities are coming to the five campuses of Metropolitan Community College for Transfer Week 2017. Students can explore the process of taking credits from MCC and transferring them to another school. The week spans Monday, Feb. 6,  to Thursday, Feb 9. Here are the dates per campus: MCC-Blue River Campus Center …

MCC-Penn Valley Carter Art Center Gallery presents ‘Arte: Harmony’

Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley Carter Art Center Gallery presents Arte: Harmony Monday, Jan. 23-Friday, March 10. Arte: Harmony is a multi-cultural exchange of ideas through mentorships featuring emerging and professional artists exhibiting paintings, drawings, ceramics, sugar skulls and Native American glass bead work. First Friday receptions will be held Friday, Feb. 3 and Friday, March …

MCC Student Leadership Summit seeking presenters

The Metropolitan Community College Campus Life and Leadership offices will host their third annual Student Leadership Summit on Friday, March 24, which will be open and free to all MCC students. Organizers are seeking MCC students and employees who would be interested in facilitating 30-minute breakout sessions at the summit. The theme is “Cultivating and …

MCC’s MLK Day of Service, two citywide MLK events called off

MCC’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Monday, Jan. 16, has been canceled because of concerns about the predicted ice storm. Officials announced Friday morning that all MCC campuses and locations would close as of 1 p.m. Friday and would remain closed over the weekend and Monday. The cancellation includes any scheduled events, …