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Aug. 23, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public + Media Relations Manager
Media alert: MCC hosting firefighting symposium tomorrow
What: Metropolitan Community College will host a continuing education symposium for Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington county firefighters. The symposium will allow for a refresher in many areas of firefighting and emergency response situations such as live fire exercises and vehicle extractions.
When: Saturday, Aug. 24 at 9 a.m.
Where: MCC Applied Technology Center, 10407 State St.
Background: While the class begins earlier, the best chance for visuals is at approximately 9 a.m. when live exercises take place.
Metropolitan Community College, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, is a comprehensive, public community college that offers affordable, quality education to all residents of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties. Founded in 1974, MCC has the largest enrollment out of six community colleges in Nebraska and is the second largest post-secondary institution in the state. MCC serves more than 40,000 unique credit and noncredit students.