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MCC biology instructor Terry Davin wins national honor for outstanding faculty

Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley biology instructor Terry Davin has been named a recipient of a new national award for outstanding community college faculty members. The Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty awards will be presented in April at the American Association of Community Colleges convention in Dallas. This year 49 faculty members from across the nation …

MCC’s Jackie Gill named to national workforce development panel

Jackie Gill, Ed.D., president of the MCC-Business & Technology campus, has been appointed to the American Association of Community Colleges’ Commission on Economic and Workforce Development. Gill’s term on the commission runs from July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019. “We are sure that your insights and leadership will significantly contribute to the Board’s decision-making …

MCC one of 20 colleges in national initiative that will propose consistent career and technical credentialing

Metropolitan Community College has been named one of 20 colleges nationwide that will take part in an initiative seeking to make sense of the bewildering array of education and training credentials. Those credentials, particularly in career and technical programs, can include certificates, degrees, apprenticeships, industry certifications and licenses, digital badges and more. The Right Signals …