2013 Press Releases

Dec. 20

Students qualify for Fall quarter dean’s list

Dec. 20
Gateway to College admissions sessions open

Dec. 12
Winter classes offer new learning opportunities

Dec. 4
MCC presents Emmett Till documentary and discussion

Dec. 4
MCC celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.

Nov. 15
MCC's Automotive Technology program receives ASE reaccreditation

Nov. 5
OSHA courses offered in Fremont, Blair

Nov. 4
Men of Distinction Conference to empower and inspire young men

Nov. 1
Series of events to show appreciation to veterans in November

Oct. 28
Winter learning opportunities at the Fremont Area Center

Oct. 28
David Ho named emeritus member of national business school council

Oct. 24
Sustainability lecture to emphasize individual actions in quest for better communities

Oct. 23
Adjutant general to speak at MCC’s Veterans Day Celebration

Oct. 17
Six to be inducted into Omaha Hospitality Hall of Fame

Oct. 17
MCC presents neighborhood-based education model at national conference

Oct. 14
Great Plains Theatre Conference announces the call for actors, directors, tech personnel and more

Oct. 14
Artist Melissa Haviland brings printmaking, performance to Gallery of Art and Design

Oct. 7
MCC recognized for leadership in sustainability

Oct. 7
Books are Treats event promotes literacy with book giveaway

Oct. 7
Students qualify for Summer quarter dean’s list

Sept. 25
Farmyard, gardens and aquaponics systems part of horticulture open house

Sept. 23
MCC partners with Central Community College on sustainability speaker series

Sept. 18
Board of Governors approves 2013-2014 College budget and property tax

Sept. 16
Glass artist brings ‘fuentes moviles’ to Gallery of Art and Design

Sept. 16
Intertribal Powwow celebrates Nebraska’s Native American history

Sept. 9
Through theatre and brunch, explore the world of culinary legend Escoffier

Aug. 30
Jackie Almquist to serve on national board for community college development officers

Aug. 30
Call for plays announced by Great Plains Theatre Conference

Aug. 29
Fall classes offer opportunities to advance computer skills and improve health

Aug. 29
Fremont Area Center offers variety of community learning opportunities this fall

Aug. 28
MCC Board of Governors appoints District 4 representative

July 22
Students qualify for Spring quarter dean’s list

July 18
MCC records fastest growth in degrees among Nebraska colleges

July 18
MCC Foundation awards scholarships to 90 students

July 15
MCC unveils new brand identity

July 3
Master Chef demonstrates the art of Italian cooking at food and wine degustation

July 2
MCC students win top awards at SkillsUSA national conference

July 2
Learn how to save a life: Fire and safety skills camp for youth

June 28
Theatre conference receives National Endowment for the Arts grant for PlayFest 2014

June 28
Interior Design students get thrifty for a cause during Habitat for Humanity ReStore Designer Challenge

June 10
Second chance at education: Gateway to College admissions sessions open for MCC Fall quarter

June 10
Workshop promotes early reading and comprehension through literacy techniques

May 29
Tree grant to grow MCC’s urban forest

May 26
Scholarship honors legacy of Miltenberger family

May 21
Design Wing challenges conventional theatre design at the Great Plains Theatre Conference

May 20
Great Plains Theatre Conference kicks off May 25 with free readings, evening productions

May 20
PlayFest theatre festival kicks off May 26 with performances and outdoor celebrations

May 16
Recognizing students’ outstanding achievements in original and creative education

May 16
More than 1,800 students participate in MCC Commencement

May 14
MCC receives grant from Nebraska Environmental Trust for green roof garden shelter

May 13
MCC Foundation honors donors, graduating scholars

May 10
Higher Learning Commission grants MCC 10-year reaccreditation

May 3
Student truck drivers and utility lineman take home awards

May 3
Reception, exhibit honors fallen Nebraska service members

May 2
Visual arts exhibition showcases top student work

May 2
MCC photography students exhibit work at open house

April 30
MCC business honor students reach out to local businesses

April 29
Student entrepreneurs take home awards at Heartland Student Entrepreneurship Conference

April 23
MCC presents Constance Congdon’s ‘Losing Father’s Body’

April 23
Student truck drivers, utility lineman test their skills at competition

April 17
Helping young minds to think big at Heartland Student Entrepreneurship Conference

April 16
MCC awards 139 scholarships to high school seniors

April 15
Book giveaway, small libraries aimed at promoting adult literacy in North Omaha

April 10
Through service, AmeriCorps VISTA members improve the MCC community

April 3
Travel and Transport partners with MCC to address need for travel professionals

March 25
MCC offers basic computer courses for beginners

March 18
Students qualify for Winter quarter dean’s list

March 14
Master Chef brings charcuterie expertise to students, public

March 13
Culinary Competition Team invites diners for evening of tasting, critiquing

March 11
Books by the Busload brings free books to Omaha families

March 6
Metropolitan Community College named Tree Campus USA

March 5
MCC seeks community agency input to award student grants

March 5
On-Campus Recruitment Fair matches employers to qualified students

Feb. 27
MCC Board of Governors reinstates committee structure

Feb. 25
Great Plains Theatre Conference announces 2013 playwrights

Feb. 25
MCC Foundation announces Board of Directors

Feb. 20
Operation Joining Forces mobilizes support for military, families

Feb. 13
Additional GED class times available at MCC’s Fremont Area Center

Feb. 13
Aspiring chefs heat up the kitchen at High School Culinary Invitational

Feb. 5
Event explores relationships between chefs, farmers

Jan. 24
MCC Board of Governors elects 2013 officers

Jan. 16
MCC Electrical Technology student wins ATEA Outstanding Technical Student Award

Jan. 16
MCC opens military and veteran support center

Jan. 14
Students give back to community on MLK Jr. Day of Service

Jan. 14
MCC’s Fremont Area Center offers OSHA general industry class

Jan. 14
Get digital photography tips from an expert through MCC’s continuing education class