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April 9

April 9, 2019

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CONTACT:
Derek Rayment
Public + Media Relations Manager
531-MCC-2876, office
402-960-0697, cell
darayment@mccneb.edu
mccneb.edu

 

Student art exhibit kicks off April 17

OMAHA, Neb. — Metropolitan Community College will host an opening reception and awards ceremony for the 19th annual Student Art Exhibition on Wednesday, April 17, 5-7 p.m. in the Gallery of Art and Design at the Elkhorn Valley Campus, 829 N. 204th St. The exhibition will run through May 17 and feature student works of art in animation, ceramics, digital, drawing, painting, photography, print making, sculpture and video.

The Gallery of Art and Design’s hours are Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The mission of the gallery is to provide a creative and academic experience for students, faculty, staff and the visiting public in an intimate campus setting. All exhibitions are free and open to the public.

For more information, call 531-MCC-1329 or email Laura Burke at lcburke@mccneb.edu.

 

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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.