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Aug. 18

Aug. 18, 2017

 

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Derek Rayment

Public + Media Relations Manager

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darayment@mccneb.edu

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MCC awards Board of Governors scholarships at reception

 

OMAHA, Neb. — Metropolitan Community College’s Board of Governors awarded scholarships to outstanding high school seniors in MCC’s four-county area last night at a reception held at the Fort Omaha Campus. Students in Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties were selected to receive the scholarships based on academic excellence. 

 

Recipients displayed academic success in cumulative GPA or by high class rank. This MCC award covers tuition charges for two years (eight consecutive quarters) for up to 18 credits per quarter. 

 

Accelere program

Titeeanna Worthington

 

Bellevue East High School

Dustin Carlson, Emma Hauenstein, Christian Howell, Kasey Mallow and Kevin Ponec

 

Bennington High School

Mikaela Housh and Emily Jenkins

 

Benson High School Magnet

Matthew Tatschl

 

Blair High School

Sara Arens, Madison Bolton, Cody Camenzind, Kaden Lawson, Lindsay Oppliger and Bailey Quick

 

Boys Town High School

Felicia Lassek

 

Burke High School

Alexandria Heng, Eric Roman-Salgado and Brooklyn Solatka

 

Central High School

Cintyha Espinoza-Romero, Jordan Gulley, Amanda Halvorson and Jared Murphy

 

Creighton Preparatory School

Michael Flynn

 

Gross Catholic High School

Andrew Galardi

 

Douglas County West High School

Jeff Allen

 

Elkhorn High School

Ryan Feldman

 

Fremont High School

Cameran Jensen, Isabela Peralta and Jeremy Young

 

Gretna High School

Shelby Hawkins, Stephen Ortlieb, Haroon Rahmanzai and Kyle Rowin

 

Homeschool

Elisabeth Barton, Brandon Batchelor, Abigail Johnson, Karsten Miller, Breanne Moench, Abigail Moran, Mercy Roberts, Emma Swanson and Hannah Vogltanz

 

Logan View High School

Nathan Mostek

 

Millard West High School

Masood Rahmanzai

 

Omaha North High Magnet School

Travis Andrews, Dawson Brodine and Jacob Kaczmarek

 

Omaha South High Magnet School

Victoria Alvarado Contreras, Layla Cepeda, Victoria Cruz, Htoo Day, Kelly Enriquez, Luis Noche, Lorena Ortega, Celeste Salazar and Christian Valdovinos

 

Northwest High School

Joey Beverly and Seth Glover

 

Papillion-La Vista High School

Makayla Thompson

 

Papillion-La Vista South High School

Caleb Harris and Joshua Rothe

 

Platteview High School

Jaden Doering and Audrey Schram

 

Ralston High School

Rachelle Bentley, Ryan Garcia, Nick Madison and Yasmine Tchabode-Tchaagbeleou

 

Roncalli Catholic High School

Bryan Erixon

 

Westside High School

Luke Esola, Ben Fischer and Emily Newton

 

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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.