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MCC’s employee wellness programs earn recognition awards

Two area organizations, the American Heart Association and Healthy KC, a partnership of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City and a number of regional health and wellness leaders, are recognizing Metropolitan Community College for employee wellness programs. Laura Jackson, MCC Wellness Coordinator, creates and implements healthy …

Bernadette Esperanza Torres: art faculty and community artist

100 Years, 100 Stories Bernadette Torres is a fine arts instructor and director of the Carter Art Center gallery at MCC-Penn Valley. Torres is also a working artist who has had exhibitions across the Midwest. Her solo ceramic art exhibition “Blooming Dreams and Fading Memories” is on view at the University of Houston, Clear Lake, …

MCC employees bring home MCCA honors

Five standout MCC employees received awards this week in St. Louis at an honors ceremony that was part of the annual convention of the Missouri Community College Association. Four long-time employees received the 2013 Senior Service Award: Pam Stockman was honored for her service to MCC-Penn Valley, which began 20 years ago.  Stockman has been a vital part of Penn Valley’s …