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100 Years, 100 Stories: Jalil Muhammad – Kauffman Scholar
Wed, 06 May 2015 18:41

Jalil Muhammad was a Kauffman Scholar at Missouri State University and experienced a difficult time, forcing a difficult decision to move back home to Kansas City. Fortunately, Muhammad understood the value of education and realized the confidence the Kauffman Foundation had in his ability to succeed and chose to enroll at MCC-Penn Valley. When Muhammad […]

100 Years, 100 Stories: MLK Chancellor’s Scholarship Winner: Queen Wilkes
Thu, 12 Mar 2015 17:25

Queen Wilkes was the inaugural winner of the MLK Chancellor's Scholarship. This scholarship was established to award an MCC student exhibiting leadership potential and community service involvement with a special focus for students from under-represented populations. Wilkes was selected as the scholarship winner by the MCC Commission on Equity and Inclusion. Wilkes said she made […]

Community College in the News
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 21:43

Community Colleges across the country are receiving attention after the White House unveiled  America's College Promise Proposal: Tuition-Free Community College for responsible students. Below is a link the White House provided to further explain the plan. White House fact sheet MCC Chancellor Mark James says he is glad to be a part of the national […]

Excelsior Springs Man Covers A+ Funding Shortfall for MCC Students
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 21:08

MCC is proud to have community support that believes in the value of education. Missouri’s Department of Higher Education announced that students who participate in Missouri's A+ Scholarship Program will receive tuition reimbursement for all but one credit hour for the Spring 2015 semester in December of  2014 .  Since the state’s A+ funds fell […]

MCC Foundation board members Jason Dalen and Carolyn Watley are featured on KCTV5
Thu, 15 Jan 2015 21:39

  Metropolitan Community College is celebrating 100 years. To honor MCC’s history the MCC Foundation is working to raise funds to underwrite 100 associate degrees for 100 students. Jason Dalen, MCC Foundation Event Co-Chair, and Carolyn Watley, MCC Foundation Board Chair, were featured on KCTV5’s This Morning Sunday Edition. Watch the video and learn more […]

Metropolitan Community College’s Story From the Beginning….
Mon, 05 Jan 2015 20:18

Celebrating 100 years: 1915-2015 In the spring of 1915, a representative of the University of Missouri was invited to introduce a two year college plan in Kansas City.  The Kansas City School board seized the opportunity to experiment with innovations in post-secondary education.  The board's action was in response to a trend that had been […]

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