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2019 Press Releases

Dec. 24
MCC receives international award for best programming

Dec. 19
Chicago theatre troupe to hold performances, workshops at MCC

Dec. 17
MCC introduces event and wedding planning certificate

Dec. 12
MCC, Food Bank for the Heartland address student food insecurity through collaboration

Dec. 9
MCC announces new leadership development training courses

Nov. 25
Science On a Sphere to be featured at open house Dec. 7 at MCC North Express

Nov. 20
New art exhibit at MCC Elkhorn Valley Campus opens Dec. 4

Nov. 7
MCC classes at Blair library now open for registration

Nov. 6
Media alert: NASA astronaut to be featured at MCC National STEM Day event 

Oct. 29
MCC to host Veterans Day Celebration on Nov. 11

Oct. 22
Science On a Sphere to become permanent fixture at MCC North Express

Oct. 17
GED prep classes return to MCC Fremont Area Center for winter quarter

Oct. 16
Media alert: MCC Nursing students to swap stethoscopes for hammers tomorrow with Habitat for Humanity 

Oct. 15
MCC partners with Unity, launches new Unity 3D Academy

Oct. 11
Art exhibit at MCC’s Elkhorn location to feature work of local artist, instructor

Oct. 10
MCC Elkhorn Valley Campus to host open house Oct. 19

Oct. 9
Media alert: Local businesses, MCC to celebrate grand opening of Code School tonight

Oct. 3
Media alert: More than 400 local high school students will explore trade careers at MCC Construction Career Day

Oct. 2
MCC partners with Facebook to deliver new online digital marketing program

Sept. 30
Johnny Baxter Carriage House Foundation awards MCC $70,000 gift

Sept. 26
MCC at Do Space to host food waste discussion as part of sustainability series

Sept. 25
Media alert: Groundbreaking for MCC expansion today at 3 p.m.

Sept. 24
New MCC Code School brings in local businesses

Sept. 23
Media alert: MCC will host GED graduation ceremony tomorrow

Sept. 20
Series of MCC open houses to highlight trades

Sept. 19
MCC Photography instructors’, students’ work to be featured at Blackstone gallery

Sept. 19
Media alert: MCC hosts annual powwow this Saturday 

Sept. 17
MCC to announce expansion of South Omaha Campus Sept. 25

Sept. 11
Elkhorn art gallery to feature work of MCC fashion student

Sept. 10
Binational Health Fair comes to MCC Oct. 5

Aug. 26
Great Plains Theatre Conference announces call for plays

Aug. 23
Media alert: MCC hosting firefighting symposium tomorrow 

Aug. 20
Annual powwow returns to Fort Omaha Sept. 21

Aug. 15
City Sprouts honors MCC with the 2019 Community Cultivator award

Aug. 5
MCC Gateway to College program receives national recognition

July 30
Fremont Area Center noncredit lineup features dog, dance classes

July 25
MCC Fremont Area Center adds new GED class for fall

July 24
Media alert: Omaha Fire Department Special Operations to train with MCC in grain bin rescue exercise 

July 12
MCC names new community and government relations director

July 10
MCC students earn medals at national SkillsUSA competition

June 27
MCC, local Project Management Institute chapter partner to provide mentorship to students

June 21
Blair Public Library, MCC will host gardening classes for seniors

June 20
Fremont kids camps begin June 24

June 17
MCC partners with Joslyn Castle to present Art and Literary Festival

June 13
Boy Scouts modify toy cars at MCC, donate to disabled children 

June 12
MCC at Do Space announces July Hubbard Sustainability Series event

June 7
MCC’s Pass to Class program surpasses 1.5 million bus rides as it expands to ESL students
June 4
MCC to host LGBTQIA+ Pride Month educational programs

May 28
GPTC announces PlayFest performance “Intimate Night: Remembering Maria Irene Fornes”

May 24
MCC noncredit series features guest filmmakers and their films

May 21
MCC forms partnership with No More Empty Pots to support Culinary Workforce Training Program

May 20
MCC golf tournament returns to benefit students
May 17
Great Plains Theatre Conferences announces “Mud” by Maria Irene Fornes, a staged reading; a preliminary look at the 2019 Honored Playwright
May 16
Great Plains Theatre Conference announces PlayFest performance: “EPIC”
May 14
14th annual Great Plains Theatre Conference kicks off May 26 with free readings, evening PlayFest productions
May 10
Media alert: MCC hosting graduation commencement tonight at Baxter Area
May 9
MCC Foundation names local chef Tim Nicholson the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award winner
May 8 
MCC’s new Project Management Academy launches this fall
May 7
Winners from MCC Quick Pitch Contest Announced
May 7 
Media alert: Signing Day returns to MCC 
May 3
MCC Fremont Area Center hosting open house June 8
April 30
Media Alert: Annual MCC competition for entrepreneurs returns tonight
April 18
MCC to host Cinco de Mayo Celebration on May 2
April 16
MCC students take home medals from state SkillsUSA competition 
April 15
Flood support resources available for MCC students, faculty and staff
April 15
Great Plains Theatre Conference announces 2019 Honored Playwright
April 9
Student art exhibit kicks off April 17
April 8
High School students given online college credit option with new MCC initiative
April 4
Great Plains Theatre Conference announces 2019 playwrights
April 3
State SkillsUSA competition will welcome more than 120 MCC students
March 29
MCC class to train students by building an airplane
March 28
MCC announces plans for Code School
March 27
MCC hosting annual golf tournament to benefit students
March 25
International Fair returns to MCC on April 11
March 20
MCC Fremont location open house cancelled
March 20
Media alert: MCC at Do Space sustainability event today
March 13
MCC named a host site for the Nebraska Science Festival
March 12
Great Plains Theatre Conference announces PlayFest auditions
March 11
MCC announces programs for Women’s History Month
March 6
Newest MCC art exhibit in Elkhorn to features work of Jean-Francois Leboeuf
March 5
MCC Fremont location hosting open house
Feb. 28
MCC offering trade camps for kids this summer
Feb. 22
MCC High School culinary competition winners announced
Feb. 21
Media alert: MCC High School culinary competition tomorrow
Feb. 18
MCC, Bridge Network student-built house hits the market
Feb. 14
MCC receives grant from National Endowment for the Arts
Feb. 12
MCC auto students repair car, gift it to fellow student
Feb. 11
MCC at Do Space announces next Hubbard Sustainability Series event
Feb. 8
MCC receives grant from Nebraska Arts Council
Feb. 6
High school culinary competition Feb. 22 at MCC
Feb. 5
MCC to host 25th annual Vietnamese New Year Celebration Feb. 16
Feb. 1
Media alert: Metro Omaha Trades Invitational tomorrow
Jan. 29
MCC graduate receives national alumni award
Jan. 24
Inaugural Metro Omaha Trades Invitational to test local high school, college students
Jan. 18
Art exhibit features photography work of MCC faculty
Jan. 17
Black History Month kick-off Jan. 24 at MCC
Jan. 16
Media alert: 34th annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration today at noon
Jan. 15
MCC re-entry program wins state award
Jan. 15
MCC to host author, lecturer Lawrence Ross as part of Black History Month event lineup
Jan. 10
MCC to host open house at South Omaha Campus on Jan. 26
Jan. 9
Media alert: Johnny Rodgers Scholarship luncheon to be held Monday
Jan. 2
Play to showcase North Omaha history Feb. 7 at MCC