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‘Not Your Grandma’s’ bingo April 19 helps A.J. Slater scholarship fund
Thu, 01 Mar 2018 15:22

Here’s a fun way to donate to the A.J. Slater Memorial Scholarship Fund: “Not Your Grandma’s” bingo and a silent auction at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 19, at Hamburger Mary’s, 3700 Broadway. For $10, you’ll be able to play 10 games of bingo. The scholarship committee is hoping to raise $1,500 at the Hamburger Mary’s ...

#MCCGrads2018: Alumnus, civic leader Charlie Shields to be keynote commencement speaker
Tue, 06 Feb 2018 19:34

Charlie Shields — president and CEO of Truman Medical Centers, president of the Missouri Board of Education and a former member of the MCC Foundation board — will be the keynote speaker at Metropolitan Community College’s 2018 commencement ceremony. The event will be Thursday, May 17, at Municipal Auditorium downtown. “Mr. Shields is an outstanding ...

New MCC scholarship for LGBT student advocates honors legacy of A.J. Slater
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 15:33

The love and support that A.J. Slater gave students at Metropolitan Community College-Blue River will carry on after his death, thanks to a new MCC scholarship. The A.J. Slater Memorial Scholarship Fund will recognize student advocates of the LGBTQ+ community and honor the legacy of Slater, Blue River’s Campus Life & Leadership coordinator for 11 ...

Elizabeth Alex appointed to MCC Foundation board of directors
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 17:59

Elizabeth Alex, public affairs director for Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, has joined the Metropolitan Community College Foundation board of directors. She was appointed Nov. 16 by the MCC Board of Trustees following nomination and approval by the Foundation board. Alex’s board term run through 2019. Before joining KCU, Alex worked as director ...

MCC Foundation board honors alumnus Charlie Shields
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 17:58

Charlie Shields, a Metropolitan Community College alumnus and former member of the MCC Foundation board of directors, was recently honored by the board for his staunch support of MCC and its students. Shields, president and CEO of Truman Medical Centers, was presented with the Missouri Community College Association’s Distinguished Alumni Award by MCC Chancellor Kimberly ...

MCC offers a full scholarship to man who was wrongly imprisoned for 23 years
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 00:09

Metropolitan Community College has offered a full scholarship to Lamonte McIntyre, the Kansas City, Kan., man who was recently exonerated after being wrongfully imprisoned for 23 years. MCC Chancellor Dr. Kimberly Beatty and MCC-Penn Valley President Dr. Tyjaun Lee met McIntyre Dec. 6 at the Urban League of Greater Kansas City's Difference Maker Awards Luncheon. ...

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