Jan. 16

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Jan. 16, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:
Derek Rayment
Public + Media Relations Manager
531-MCC-2876, office
402-960-0697, cell
darayment@mccneb.edu
mccneb.edu

The annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration today at noon

What: Metropolitan Community College will host the 34th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration today at the Fort Omaha Campus. The event will feature musical entertainment by Jason Wagner II and keynote speaker Rev. Michael W. Combs, Ph.D., senior pastor at Mt. Zion Baptist Church and professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

When: Wednesday, Jan. 16 at noon

Where: Swanson Conference Center inside the Institute for the Culinary Arts, Fort Omaha Campus, 32nd Street and Sorensen Parkway.

Background: Registration for the event is closed.

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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.