Tag «Phi Theta Kappa»

MCC student wins $1,000 Phi Theta Kappa scholarship

Metropolitan Community College student and Phi Theta Kappa member Amy Teghtmeyer of Blue Springs has been awarded a $1,000 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise scholarship. Teghtmeyer is on track to graduate from MCC in Spring 2020 with an associate of arts degree. She’s planning to transfer to the University of Missouri to pursue a bachelor’s degree …

Nine MCC students named to 2019 All-Missouri Academic Team

Nine Metropolitan Community College students have been named to the 2019 All-Missouri Academic Team by Phi Theta Kappa and the Missouri Community College Association. Students are selected for the 40-member All-Missouri team by Phi Theta Kappa, an international academic honor society for community college students. Students are nominated by their campus’ PTK adviser and must …

MCC-Penn Valley PTK member elected to international post

It’s an historic occasion for Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley: A member of the campus chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society has been elected an international officer. Carol Comer, who’s studying business administration,  was elected vice president of Division III at this year’s PTK Catalyst convention, which was held recently in Kansas City. Comer is …

MCC students honored for academics, leadership at MCCA luncheon

Thirteen Metropolitan Community College students were honored April 25 for their academic success and campus leadership at the Missouri Community College Association’s PTK and Student Leadership Luncheon. The event was in Jefferson City. (Note: We’ll be adding photos from the luncheon as we get them.) Five students received Phi Theta Kappa student leadership awards: Lacy …

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 …

MCC-Longview PTK chapter collecting water for Flint, Mich.

The Metropolitan Community College-Longview Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) chapter has launched a community service project to help a community that continues to be in the national headlines. From Aug. 29-Sept. 1, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., the PTK students will be collecting water for Flint, Mich. The collection station is in the MCC-Longview Campus Center cafeteria. The …

MCC instructors and students receive statewide recognition

It happens every spring, and like with the burst of color popping from the trees and plants, the brilliant shine that comes with school awards season bring many a smile. And there are good reasons this year to grin from ear to ear for Metropolitan Community College, thanks to the annual nods from the Missouri …