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MCC participates in a blueprint for higher education

100 Years, 100 Stories Metropolitan Community College is hosting the Missouri Department of Higher Education and Coordinating Board for Higher Education’s latest strategic planning session at MCC’s Health Science Institute.  The hearing focuses on the state of the health care industry.  Hospital CEO’s, area medical schools as well MCC administrator Dr. Carpenter-Davis are testifying and presenting …

MCC-Maple Woods presents 12th Annual Remembrance Day Concert: Remembering the Holocaust through Music and Art

The tragedy of the Holocaust still echoes through every decade, with its haunting images and stories of both the strength and mortality of millions persecuted. Each year, MCC-Maple Woods honors holocaust victims and survivors with Day of Remembrance, a concert featuring the works of interred composers. This year’s 12th Annual Day of Remembrance – Remembering …

Join us for the MCC Centennial Celebration on April 18th

The Metropolitan Community College Foundation invites the community to join the College in celebrating the 100-year anniversary. MCC, founded in 1915 as the Kansas City Polytechnic Institute, is our community’s largest and oldest public college. Over the last ten decades, MCC has grown to serve more than 37,000 students through for-credit, non-credit and businesses services …

March Madness with robots

100 Years, 100 Stories MCC had a chance to engage with the region’s next generation of engineers, scientists, and innovators as the College hosted the First Robotics annual competition at the MCC-Business Technology Campus. More than 1,000 high school students representing 54 teams from around the Kansas City region and surrounding states had the opportunity to showcase their original …

MCC’s Economic Impact on our community

  Economic Modeling Specialists Intl. or ESMI is a a CareerBuilder company that turns labor market data into useful information to help bring awareness to the connections between economies, people, and work. The company works to communicate a skilled, well-prepared workforce drives economic prosperity.  They use economic principles and data  to help educational institutions, workforce planners, and …

Liberty North High School wins 31st Annual Scholar Bowl

Congratulations on a successful 31st Annual Scholar Bowl!   Maple Woods’ annual high school trivia competition was a huge success this year! Teams from 17 local high schools competed for trophies and bragging rights, including two new schools. Thank you to everyone who helped organize and carry out this great event – we look forward …