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June 19, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public + Media Relations Manager
Media alert: Artists to share proposals for FOC expansion artwork tomorrow
What: Metropolitan Community College will welcome three internationally recognized artists to the Fort Omaha Campus to present their artwork proposals for the new expansion project to open this fall quarter. Selection deliberations will be conducted in private session following the presentations by Erwin Redl, Korin Rolstad and Pho Shu Wang.
When: Tuesday, June 20, 1-2:45 p.m.
Where: Room 112, Building 21 at the Fort Omaha Campus, 32nd and Sorensen Parkway
Background: The work of public art selected will be installed over the next academic year in the green space between the Center for Advanced and Emerging Technology and the Construction Education Center. The public is invited to attend the presentations.
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.