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Jan. 14, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public + Media Relations Manager
Media alert: MCC to host 35th annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
What: Metropolitan Community College will host the 35th annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, an event that will feature keynote speaker Cynthia M.A. Butler-McIntyre, national president of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. The celebration will also feature musical entertainment from Ananias “Markey” Montague, minister of music and fine arts from Salem Baptist Church.
When: Wednesday, Jan. 15, noon-1:30 p.m.
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. There will be no tickets sold at the door.
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 postsecondary institution in the state. MCC serves more than 40,000 unique credit and noncredit students.