Success Spotlights

Read what students have to say about the Success and Learning and Tutoring Centers

Student Testimonials

No one can tell you more about the Success Program and Learning and Tutoring Centers than the people who matter most to us: our students — so we take pride in letting them speak for themselves. Read what they have to say. You’ll see how unique, impressive and ambitious our students and graduates are, and why we’re so confident that you, like them, will be happy to recommend our services to your friends, your family and your fellow classmates as a great place to start — or to enhance — your career.

Student Spotlight April 2019 Shireen Fadul


Major:  Associate of Science

Expected Graduation:   Winter 2019

Why did you choose to attend Metropolitan Community College?
Affordability. After I started school here, I realized the Learning and Tutoring Center was a supportive environment with friendly staff to help me.

Do you plan to further your education after receiving your associate degree?
Yes, I plan to major in Radiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

How often do you utilize the LTC per week?
I am at the Learning and Tutoring center every day except for Sunday.

How has the LTC overall impacted your education?
They have helped me so much. They have given me support and I have learned everything I needed for my class. The LTC staff provided me with a family atmosphere.

How has the LTC helped you get closer to your goal of graduation?
It is a place to do my homework and a place to share my problems.

What have you learned or are learning that’s made a difference to you?
That everything is possible. Neena (LTC supervisor) has taught me that.

Favorite Quote:
“The expert in anything was once a beginner.”

What would people be surprised to know about you? 
That I have a 4.0 GPA even though English is not my first language.

What has been your greatest challenge?
The English language.

What advice do you have for incoming students?
You can achieve your dreams as long as you are willing to work hard. “Everything is possible. The word itself says “I’m possible.”