Tag «MCC-Business & Technology»

#MCCGrads2017: A big step for newest MCC-Business & Technology alums

Beaming smiles and tassels were plentiful as dozens of Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology students became alumni Wednesday during the college’s commencement at Municipal Auditorium. “This is a tremendous achievement for our students as they take the next step in their careers or the first step toward a rewarding career,” said Dr. Jackie Gill, president …

Students highlight of annual awards ceremony at MCC-Business & Technology

More than 20 individuals and three businesses were honored Thursday during the annual awards ceremony at the Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology campus. With nearly 100 people in attendance, 13 students were recognized as Student of the Year in their respective programs. Students receiving this prestigious honor were: Anthony Crane, Industrial Technology Amanda Ellsworth, Construction …

#MCCGrads2017: Hero to a little boy and a two-time MCC grad

David Valdez is famous on the Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology campus for designing a device that allowed a little boy born without a left hand to ride a bike for the first time. Actually, his fame goes beyond the campus — that feel-good story made headlines locally and even around the country. “I’m extremely …

MCC-Business & Technology showcases programs at iBuild

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology faculty and staff visited with hundreds of prospective students Thursday during the 2017 iBuild Showcase at Bartle Hall. Hosted by the National Institute for Construction Excellence (NICE), iBuild is an annual exposition bringing students kindergarten through 12th grade together to connect with industry professionals. At the MCC-Business & Technology display, …

MCC-Business & Technology testing center now open Saturdays

Preparing students and serving the community are cornerstones of the mission of Metropolitan Community College. By adding Saturday hours in the testing center at the Business & Technology campus, the college is accomplishing both. Since late March, the center has been open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., offering testing and tutors by appointment. “When …

Business & Technology Phi Theta Kappa chapter inducts 13 students

Thirteen individuals were inducted into the Beta Tau Kappa chapter of Phi Theta Kappa during a ceremony Wednesday night at the Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology campus. Ten MCC-Business & Technology students attended the event, receiving certificates and flowers. Guest speakers included Dr. Jackie Gill, president of the campus. “We have so many wonderful students …