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Fort Omaha Campus Learning Commons

Supervisor: Patrick Hughes

A study area available to students on Fort Omaha CampusLocation: We are located on the historic Fort Omaha Campus in the CASC Building #23 on the 2nd floor (at the top of the steps)

Fall Quarter Hours*

Monday-Thursday

 7:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Friday

7:30 a.m. - 5  p.m.

Saturday

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sunday

noon - 5 p.m.

*Visit MCC's Location and Hours page to see location, phone numbers and hours for all Learning and Tutoring Centers.

Services Provided

  • Navigating online MCC resources such as My Way, Blackboard, E-mail and myHub

  • Obtaining a student ID card

  • Creating or resetting network passwords

  • Assistance with understanding class assignments

  • Learning and practicing computer skills

  • Calculator and headphone checkout

  • Finding and utilizing online research tools

  • Laptop/IPad checkout to use within CASC Building

  • Two group study rooms available to reserve (each room has large monitors for wireless or HDMI cord connections )

  • Quiet study cubicles

  • ACCUPLACER assessment preparation materials

  • Ink Smart Kiosk Printer with printing, copying, scanning and faxing options 

Software Resources

Desktop computers 

  • Acrobat Reader DC

  • Adobe Acrobat DC

  • Adobe Creative Cloud

  • Core FTP LE

  • Google Earth Pro

  • Flowgorithim

  • Microsoft Office 2016 (Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Publisher)

  • Microsoft Project

  • NetBeans IDE 8.2 9

  • Notepad ++

  • READ/WRITE

  • QuickBooks 2015

  • VISIO 2016

  • Visual Studio 2015

  • VMware Share

  • VMware Workstation

  • JAWS

  • FS Reader

IGEL Computers

  • Burlington English

  • Flowgorithim

  • Microsoft Office

  • Notepad ++

  • Military Services

  • Visual Studio Code

MAC Computers software

  • All Adobe CC 2019 apps (Acrobat, Acrobat Reader, After Effects, Animate, Audition, Bridge, Character Animator, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InCopy, InDesign, Lightroom, Media Encoder, Photoshop, Prelude, Premiere Pro, Premier Rush, XD). 

  • Other Software installed: Adobe Brackets, Corel Painter 2019, Firefox browser, Google Chrome browser, Microsoft Office 2019 (included Excel, OneNote, Outlook, Powerpoint, Word), and iBooks Author. 

  • Apple Apps Included: App Store, Automator, Books, Calculator, Contacts, Chess, Dashboard, Dictionary, Font Book, Garageband, Home, Image Capture, iMovie, iTunes, Keynote, Kindle Reader, Launchpad,  Mail, Maps, Messages, News, Numbers, Pages, Photo Booth, Photos, Preview, QuickTime Player, Reminders, Safari browser, Siri, Stickies, Stocks, System Preferences, Text Edit, Time Machine, Voice Memos and in Utilities folder: Disk Utility, Keychain Access, Console, Terminal and VoiceOver Utility, Airport Utility, Audio MIDI Setup, ColorSync Utility, Digital Color Meter, Grapher, Screenshot & Script Editor).   
    *Wacom Tablet is installed on one MAC computer

Desktop Laptops

Read/Write on all desktop laptops except Red 36
JAWS 2019 is one desktop laptop
Google Earth
Microsoft Office 2016
NetBeans
Notepad++
VMware Share
VMware Workstation

IGEL Laptops

Burlington English
Flowgorithim
Military Services Link
Notepad++
Visual Studio Code

Visit the College's Software Resource page to view resource availability at all campuses.

Academic Support Services

The Math Center offers free drop-in assistance for all levels of math offered at MCC and one-on-one math tutoring by appointment.

The Reading Center provides instruction and support to help students discern and apply the specific skill sets required for comprehending textbooks, literature, academic essays, professional journals and digital media sources.

The  Writing Center  assists writers at any stage of the writing process, addressing all writing-related concerns. The center provides individual consultations, in-house workshops, computer resources and grammar handouts.

Free drop-in tutoring is offered during regularly scheduled hours. No appointments are necessary. For the most up-to-date tutoring hours and locations, check the online tutoring schedules or come to one of our Learning Commons to see a hard copy.

Academic Coaching is a collaboration between an Academic Coach and a student in which the student creates an action plan to achieve academic goals. Academic Coaches can assist with a wide variety of concerns, including time management, reading skills, note-taking and test prep. Appointments can be made through Academic Coaching’s myHub page.

The Language and Literacy Center offers ESL tutoring, academic coaching, and homework and test-preparation help on a drop-in basis to MCC students who are learning English. Our resources and services are available to English learners at any level, whether they are enrolled in MCC's credit or non-credit ESL programs or are taking general education or program-area courses. We also consult with faculty on issues related to English language acquisition.

Myhub Page

Go to the Fort Omaha Campus Learning Commons myhub page to get all the news and events that are happening at the Learning Commons. Sign in with your username and password and make sure you click the “JOIN” button at the top right of the page.

Staff

All staff at the FOC Learning Commons wear blue shirts with an MCC logo. They can answer any questions you may have regarding the Learning Commons!