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April 18, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public + Media Relations Manager
Media alert: MCC to host Nebraska Science Festival events this Saturday
What: Metropolitan Community College will host Nebraska Science Festival events at its South Omaha Campus and Do Space location this upcoming Saturday. The events feature hands-on workshops in areas such as robotics, biology, chemistry, physics and 3-D printing.
When: Saturday, April 22
Robotics and 3-D printing workshops at Do Space: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Biology, chemistry and physics workshops at South Omaha Campus: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Second floor of Do Space, 72nd and Dodge streets
Mahoney building, South Omaha Campus, 27th and Q streets
Background: The events are free and open to the public. They are part of the Nebraska Science Festival, which takes place across the state April 20-29 in various cities and locations. For more information, visit nescifest.com.
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.