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*** MEDIA ALERT *** MEDIA ALERT *** MEDIA ALERT *** MEDIA ALERT ***

 

Feb. 22, 2018

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CONTACT:

Derek Rayment

Public + Media Relations Manager

531-MCC-2876

darayment@mccneb.edu

mccneb.edu

 

Media alert: 13th annual ICA High School Culinary Invitational tomorrow at MCC

 

What: Nearly 100 high school students representing 16 Nebraska and Iowa schools will showcase their culinary expertise at the 13th annual ICA High School Culinary Invitational. Teams will compete by preparing three-course meals and presenting them to judges.   

When: Friday, Feb. 23, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.. An award ceremony will take place immediately following.  

Where: Swanson Conference Center inside the Institute for the Culinary Arts on the Fort Omaha Campus, 32nd Street and Sorensen Parkway.

 

Background: Students will represent the following schools: Beatrice High School, Bellevue East High School, Blair High School, Burke High School, Central High School, Fremont High School, Kearney High School, Lewis Central High School, Louisville High School, Milford High School, Omaha Career Center, Papillion-La Vista High School, Ralston High School, Roncalli Catholic High School and The Career Academy.

 

Scholarships, gift certificates, medals and a trophy presented to the winners. 

 

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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.

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