Metropolitan Community College - Media Room
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11/25/2020 3:00:00 PM

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2016 Press Releases

Jan. 12
Media alert: MLK event
Jan. 14
MCC finishes top 10 for NC3 certifications
Jan. 15
Black History Month at MCC begins with Jan. 21 event
Jan. 22
Black History Month continues at MCC with Feb. 1 lecture
Jan. 25
MCC, community partners to host science exhibit beginning Jan. 28 at Do Space
Jan. 27
Media alert: Science on a Sphere opens tomorrow
Feb. 08
MCC adds evening, weekend CDL-Class A Truck Driving course
Feb. 12
MCC recipient of grants fueling International Fair, South Omaha history
Feb. 15
Culinary competition at MCC to test amateur chefs on Feb. 26
Feb. 25
Media alert: Culinary competition to test high school students tomorrow at MCC
Feb. 25
First Omaha Culinary Open produces winners, memories at MCC
Feb. 26
MCC maintains CFP board-registered program status for certificate in financial planning
Feb. 29
Culinary competition at MCC ends with top prizes given
March 2
Media alert: Disaster emergency exercise to be held at MCC tomorrow
March 8
Excellence in Teaching Award winners announced at event
March 10
Great Plains Theatre Conference announces 2016 playwrights
March 16
Art exhibition featured March 16 to April 5 at MCC’s Elkhorn Valley Campus
March 23
MCC art instructor wins Governor’s Outstanding Artist Award
March 24
Nebraska Science Festival comes to MCC April 16
March 29
New citizens, colorful celebrations to highlight 2016 International Fair
March 31
MCC, UNMC to host event discussing health equity in the Latino community
April 1
Annual entrepreneur workshop comes to Do Space
April 6
SkillsUSA Nebraska Championships come to MCC, Omaha April 20-22
April 7
MCC to host Cinco de Mayo celebration
April 8
MCC, DREAM partner to bring more than 6,000 free books to area kids
April 8
MCC receives STARS Bronze Rating for sustainability achievements
April 12
Student works of art go on display April 20 at MCC’s Gallery of Art and Design
April 13
Media alert: International Fair, USCIS Naturalization Ceremony at MCC tomorrow
April 15
Annual conference to get students thinking about entrepreneurial possibilities
April 19
How to Build an Electric Guitar class offers students IT, physics credit
April 20
Media alert: State championships for SkillsUSA to take place tomorrow around Omaha
April 25
MCC receives $100k grant from Goldman Sachs Gives
April 26
The Arbor Day Foundation designates MCC as a 2015 Tree Campus USA
April 26
Media alert: BringITOn Challenge finals are tomorrow at Do Space
April 27
Military veterans pursuing a GED receive extra boost with MCC grant
May 9
11th Annual Great Plains Theatre Conference kicks off May 28 with free readings, evening PlayFest productions
May 12
MCC Fremont location offering dog obedience, ballroom dance classes
June 10
MCC receives regional award recognizing CCNA Security curriculum
June 21
New dean at MCC to jumpstart big year in construction programs
June 22
New beekeeping courses at MCC focus on education, saving honey
June 23
MCC employee becomes first female elected to Junior Vice Commander of Nebraska Disabled American Veterans
June 23
MCC to host transgender speaker as part of LGBTQ Pride Month
June 24
MCC receives $5,870 grant to support 25th Annual Fort Omaha Intertribal Powwow
June 27
MCC, Herzing University partner to provide easier path to four-year degrees
June 30
MCC students take home honors from national SkillsUSA competition
July 14
Prospective college students can explore, learn at Do Space event
July 19
New Fashion Design program opens new doors for students in Omaha
July 25
Statement of MCC administration regarding effect on College of debarred Board member
Aug. 10
Rally 4 Fun, other noncredit courses offer fun at MCC Fremont location
Aug. 15
Area students to receive full-tuition scholarships at MCC ceremony
Aug. 17
Business council awards MCC instructor prestigious teaching award
Aug. 18
United Way of the Midlands Awards $25,000 to MCC Foundation to fund College Success Navigators
Aug. 22
New online real estate courses designed for working professionals
Aug. 23
MCC Express to host book giveaway as part of four year anniversary
Aug. 23
Barbeque trip to KC, apple picking highlight new MCC noncredit courses
Sept. 1
MCC at Do Space robotics courses beginning this fall
Sept. 7
Annual Omaha Stamp Show comes to MCC Sept. 10-11
Sept. 7
ITT Technical Institute, MCC program similarities can benefit displaced students
Sept. 9
New exhibition comes to MCC's Gallery of Art and Design Sept. 14
Sept. 9
Native American history to be showcased at 25th annual Fort Omaha Intertribal Powwow
Sept. 13
MCC's Great Plains Theatre Conference announces Calls for Plays
Sept. 14
MCC, Kids Against Hunger to deliver more than 250,000 meals to refugees
Sept. 20
Media alert: Nebraska Construction Career Day to attract more than 300 students
Sept. 22
Media alert: 25th annual Fort Omaha Intertribal Powwow to be held on Saturday
Sept. 26
MCC Diesel Technology program receives national accreditation
Sept. 27
MCC's Great Plains Theatre Conference names Mac Wellman 2017 Honored Playwright
Sept. 28
Two-day Creative Writing Forum at MCC to inspire, promote original works
Oct. 4
MCC aims to help give away more than 25,000 books at Old Market fall festival
Oct. 7
Trucking program's new six-week layout to help fill driver shortage
Oct. 17
MCC Business and Contractor Academy courses in Blair this weekend
Oct. 18
MCC's Gallery of Art and Design welcomes exhibition from Museum of Nebraska Art
Oct. 21
Media alert: Creative Writing Forum at MCC to take place Oct. 28-29
Oct. 25
Veterans Day Celebration at MCC to honor those who have served
Oct. 27
MCC to receive Community Builder from AIM during tech celebration
Nov. 10
Media alert: Veterans Day Celebration at MCC this morning
Nov. 11
Minecraft camp comes to MCC at Do Space
Nov. 15
Art exhibition, sketching workshop comes to MCC
Nov. 28
MCC receives Lincoln Financial Foundation grant to support student conference
Dec. 1
Great Plains Theatre Conference announces the call for actors, directors, tech personnel and more
Dec. 7
MCC Foundation receives $40k grant from First National Bank of Omaha
Dec. 8
MCC Fremont location offering iPhone, dance and dog obedience courses

Dec. 13
MCC to host 32nd annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
Dec. 14
MCC reaches first in the nation in NC3 certifications awarded
Dec. 19
Statement from MCC on the passing of Board of Governors member Tim Dempsey