Listed below are just a few of the activities we offer through the Campus Life & Leadership office.
Please stop by to check out more of the activities we have to offer.
Contact: Kimberly Prosak
Campus Center, room 253.
The Allied Health Student Group brings together students interested in Allied Health related careers (Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Pre-Med, Respiratory Therapist, Pharmacist, etc.), with the purpose of making connections with students in these programs, colleges, and other persons or places related to Allied Health professions.
For more information please contact our adviser Lavon Tonga.
Office phone: 816.604.2544
The purpose of the Engineering Club is to provide a supportive network of people for students with an interest in engineering. The club will seek to both broaden the individuals’ critical thinking skills and sharpen the group’s team working abilities. The club will also research the working community of existing engineers. For more information, contact club advisor Nicole Pflum at 816-604-2343.
The goal of the Gaming Club is to unite students with peers who enjoy the same games. For more information contact club advisor Burke Maxted at 816-604-2257.
The Longview GSA brings lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) students and straight allies together to meet new people, hang out, and have fun in a safe and supportive environment. We coordinate both social and educational programs to foster a positive and realistic image of the LGBTQ community, and to ensure all students at MCC-Longview experience a welcoming and affirming learning environment. The GSA brings together students of different sexual and gender identities to fight homophobia on campus and in the community. By raising awareness of different sexual and gender identities, linking homophobia with other oppressions and advocating for equal treatment for all students, our GSA will help create a school environment free of homophobic, sexual, verbal and physical harassment For more information, students should contact club advisor Julia Spence at Julia.Spence@mcckc.edu
The LDSSA is an organization that meets weekly to engage in scripture study and social interaction. Members of any faith or belief are welcome to join in our activities and discussions. During the year, our organization will engage in lively group discussions, in service projects and in social activities. If you are interested in joining LDSSA, please contact club advisor, Lorrie Blake at 816-604-2630 or Lorrie.Blake@mcckc.edu.
For more information, students should contact the club advisor Keet Kopecky at Keet.Kopecky@mcckc.edu.
Phi Theta Kappa is the international honor society of two-year colleges. Students are invited to join after attaining an overall grade point average of 3.5 in 12 hours of college credit, but may also participate in activities as provisional members until they become eligible for membership. Active members have opportunities to develop leadership skills, participate in academic enrichment activities, and develop friendships with fellow Phi Theta Kappans from all over the country. Membership also qualifies students for many transfer scholarships reserved for Phi Theta Kappans. Kappa Tau, Longview’s chapter, is very active on campus and in the community and has won international recognition for its members and projects. For more information, contact club advisors Margaret Berter, at 816-604-2614 or Jan Rog at 816.604.2035 or Jan.Rog@mcckc.edu. Visit the web site: http://mcckc.edu/longview/PTK/
The Reentry Club is a group of the non-traditional students (23 years old or older) that meet with each other as a support group. The club is designed to create an atmosphere where students can network and support one another in their school/work/home life combinations. The students enjoy fund raising, potlucks, pizza parties and community outreach to programs such as Hope House. The club has collected donations for Hope House to help stock their holiday store for the past 6 years so families can have a wonderful Christmas Holiday. For more information about the club please stop by the office, CC room 257. The office number for Hilare Walker at 816-604-2265 or Hilare.Walker@mcckc.edu or contact club advisor Linda Nelson at 816.604.2218 or Terri Kelley at 816.604.2215.
Preparing students for leadership in the world of work. Stressing the dignity of work, American way of life, education, fair play, high moral and spiritual standards and achieving satisfaction by good work. For more information, contact club advisor Rory Perrodin, at 816.604.2288, Jack Ireland at Jack.Ireland@mcckc.edu, or David Patience at 816.604.2064 or David.Patience@mcckc.edu.
MCC-Longview Student Ambassadors (LVSA)
LVSA is an opportunity for students to enhance their leadership talents and public relations skills by participating in recruitment activities alongside the Admissions office. LVSA members are highly regarded for their professionalism, leadership, and unique perspective as an MCC student. These qualities are demonstrated through participation in the following activities: taking prospective students on engaging campus tours; presenting their positive experiences at an event; and working with faculty, staff, students, and the community as an advocate for the exceptional educational opportunities available at MCC-Longview.
If interested in joining LVSA, please complete an application, available in the MCC-Longview Admissions Office (Campus Center building, Room 213) or use the online application. Interviews are conducted on an as-needed basis. For additional information, contact the program advisor J. Keltner at 816-604-2236 or Jessica.Keltner@mcckc.edu.
Serving as the link between students and administration, Student Government works in the best interest of the student body to address pertinent student needs and administrative policies. They work to promote mutual understanding between students, faculty, and the administration. Members are elected by the student body up and serve one academic-year term. Applications for Student Government are accepted in the fall and spring semesters. For more information, students should contact the club advisor Keet Kopecky at Keet Kopecky.