May 25

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May 25, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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

Media alert: MCC to host Signing Day for students, business partners

What: Metropolitan Community College will host a Signing Day ceremony that will include students and business sponsors. a celebration that highlights the trades. Each student has a different sponsor, helping them pay for college while ‘signing’ with the company to start their career.

When: Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.

Where: Fort Omaha Campus outdoor amphitheater on the north side of Building 23.

Background: MCC president Randy Schmailzl and industry partners will speak at the ceremony. Partners include: Baxter, Fiserv, Jensen Tire and Auto, Lozier, MH Equipment, NMC Cat, Sid Dillon, Smithfield Foods and Tyson Foods.

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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 postsecondary institution in the state. MCC serves more than 40,000 unique credit and noncredit students.