search

2014 Press Releases

Jan. 8
Students to explore four-year degree options at annual Transfer Week
Jan. 10
Design exhibition showcases faculty art

Jan. 14
State approves MCC to offer licensed insurance provider curriculum

Jan. 21
MCC kicks off Black History Month

Jan. 22
MCC joins coalition of certification centers to develop industry-responsive training
Jan. 23
Application period open for Board of Governors Graduating Senior Scholarship
Jan. 24
Theatre conference names Kia Corthron as 2014 honored playwright
Feb. 3
OSHA general and construction industry courses offered in March
Feb. 4
Career Academy application period open
Feb. 6
MCC’s Pass to Class program surpasses 1 million bus rides

Feb. 7
Spring classes offer opportunity to advance computer skills

Feb. 7
Dance and iPad classes offered at the Fremont Area Center
Feb. 13
Sage Student Bistro named to OpenTable Diners' Choice list
Feb. 14
High School Culinary Invitational set to test the skills of aspiring chefs
Feb. 17
MCC's Young, Gifted Black Girls Conference to inspire, empower

Feb. 19
In 'Art that Rocks' gallery show, artist Tom Noll portrays music and musicians

Feb. 19
Nebraska Arts Council recognizes MCC's commitment to the arts

Feb. 20
Media alert: Student chefs compete in High School Culinary Invitational

Feb. 22
Teams take home top awards at 2014 ICA High School Culinary Invitational
Feb. 27
MCC invites student, community collaboration for large public art project

March 3
Books by the Busload brings free books to Omaha families

March 10
MCC student named 2014 New Century Scholar

March 10
MCC receives accreditation to provide weatherization training

March 11
Great Plains Theatre Conference announces 2014 playwrights

March 19
Media alert: Books by the Busload to give away 15,000 books March 21–22

March 20
Program immerses high school educators in business world

March 21
MCC offers half-price tuition to high school graduates

March 28
MCC receives Hubbard foundation gift to fund hot rod program

April 1
Fire science program receives national recognition

April 1
Students qualify for Winter quarter dean's list

April 3
Visual Arts Student Exhibition to showcase the best of student work

April 3
SkillsUSA Nebraska Championships held in Omaha

April 4
International Fair to welcome new citizens
April 9
MCC invites community input on mural project
April 15
Cinco de Mayo comes to MCC's South Omaha Campus
April 16
Heartland Student Entrepreneurship Conference to help young learners aim big
April 21
Steve Nichols receives 2014 ACBSP Teaching Excellence Award

April 24
MCC students soar at SkillsUSA Nebraska Championships

April 24
MCC celebrates Arbor Day with campus walk
April 29
Sustainability lecture to highlight landscaping with a purpose

May 1
MCC summer program preps students for college

May 1
MCC receives grant to support 2015 community festival

May 2
MCC awards Pinpoint bid to build private network

May 9
MCC Foundation delivers impact on students’ lives

May 13
TeamMates, MCC partner to impact youth

May 14
PlayFest theatre festival begins May 27 with performances and outdoor celebrations

May 15
Student utility linemen to test their skills in competition

May 15
TeamMates mentoring event comes to MCC

May 19
Utility linemen take home awards

May 19
Design Wing challenges conventional theatre design at the Great Plains Theatre
Conference

May 22
Great Plains Theatre Conference kicks off May 24 with free readings, evening productions

May 29
The art of leading green, sustainable practices
June 5
MCC commencement sees more than 1,800 students participate
June 10
Students get creative for a cause during Habitat for Humanity ReStore Designer Challenge
June 10
Students get creative for a cause during Habitat for Humanity ReStore Designer Challenge
June 17
Metropolitan Community College to announce expansion of historic Fort Omaha Campus June 24

June 18
Area residents get opportunity to raise skills

June 23
Students qualify for Spring quarter dean’s list

June 23
Media alert: MCC hosting groundbreaking on new expansion project

June 25
MCC announces expansion project at groundbreaking ceremony

July 2
MCC instructor receives international teaching award

July 8
MCC students take home top honors at national competition

July 15
International company’s training comes to MCC’s Applied Technology Center

July 18
Nationally renowned chef to showcase skills at MCC

July 23
Media alert: Nationally renowned chef to showcase skills at MCC

Aug. 5
Students to receive full-tuition scholarships at ceremony
Aug. 7
WordCamp Omaha to bring ideas, innovation to attendees

Aug. 12
A chance to have fun, boost skills with noncredit courses

Aug. 22
MCC awards 143 scholarships to high school seniors
Aug. 28
Nebraska’s wind energy potential to be discussed at MCC event

Sept. 3
Omaha Stamp Show to offer fun, history to visitors

Sept. 4
Nebraska’s Native American history to be showcased at powwow

Sept. 5
Data center tour to give glimpse into one of Omaha’s hottest jobs

Sept. 10
Media alert: Nebraska’s Native American history to be showcased at powwow

Sept. 10
MCC receives grant to support new automation systems degree option
Sept. 12
The Nebraska Logistics Council awards MCC endowed scholarship
Sept. 15
Great Plains Theatre Conference announces Call for Plays
Sept. 17
Students qualify for Summer quarter dean’s list
Sept. 18
Emmy-nominated documentary screening to be held at MCC
Sept. 19
Men of Distinction conference planned for Oct. 30
Sept. 25
Sustainability lecture to highlight the future of transportation fuel technologies
Sept. 30
Media alert: Ribbon cutting to mark renovations of welding lab at Fremont High School
Sept. 30
MCC awarded $2.49 million federal grant to expand IT career training
Oct. 7
Mural to bring life, color to MCC’s South Omaha Campus

Oct. 8
Omaha Hospitality Hall of Fame to welcome six new inductees
Oct. 9
Grant to help military members enter transportation industry

Oct. 13
MCC to host career fair across Omaha

Oct. 13
Media alert: Mural to bring life, color to MCC’s South Omaha Campus

Oct. 14
Documentary screening to shed light on domestic violence
Oct. 16
Truck driving competition to test industry’s best young talent

Oct. 22
Literacy, fun focus of book giveaway event

Oct. 30
Sustainable food consumption, green homes subjects of lecture

Nov. 4
Fremont High School Welding Lab not just for high school students

Nov. 5
GPTC collaborates with UNO theatre department to present “Upon the Fragile Shore”

Nov. 26
Rebuilding after tragedy, the subject of MCC lecture series

Dec. 9
Martin Luther King Jr. event comes to MCC

Dec. 17
Students qualify for Fall quarter dean’s list