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The new Metropolitan Community College mascot is . . .

#MCCHowl isn’t a hashtag yet, but just give it time. The announcement of Metropolitan Community College’s new mascot — the Wolves — was received with howls of approval at noon-hour reveal parties Dec. 7 on each of the five MCC campuses. “Are you getting your howl together?!” MCC Chancellor Kimberly Beatty asked those assembled at …

MCC poised to name new mascot with collegewide parties

And the winner is … ? Well, it’s a secret for now, but on Thursday, Dec. 7, Metropolitan Community College will reveal its new mascot! The votes have been tallied, and we want you to be there when our campuses unveil the winning mascot. On Dec. 7, each campus will have a mascot unveiling party. …

Five finalists announced for new MCC mascot

Metropolitan Community College will have a new mascot in Fall 2018, but what will that mascot be? We now have an idea — and the MCC community is urged to let its voice be heard. Mascot suggestions were solicited in a contest open to everyone in the MCC community. A committee of students, faculty and …

The search is underway for a new MCC mascot

Last spring, Metropolitan Community College announced it would consolidate sports teams starting in Fall 2018. Athletics will still be offered at four MCC campuses: baseball and softball at MCC-Maple Woods, men’s and women’s soccer at MCC-Blue River, women’s cross country and women’s volleyball at MCC-Longview, and men’s and women’s basketball at MCC-Penn Valley). MCC’s four …

MCC mascots through the years

MCC is in search of a new mascot, but it can’t be the same as one of our previous or current mascots. Here’s some history, but first some background on how something called a “Polytechnic” became “Metropolitan.” MCC’s name changes 1915: Founded as the Kansas City Polytechnic Institute by the Kansas City School District. Originally …