An ex-cop who claims his favorite movie to be Juno on his Facebook page may not necessarily bring to mind anyone in particular. But his decisions affect thousands and his policy goals determine the future of our education. He is Phil Davis, President of Minneapolis Community and Technical College (MCTC).
You may have simply passed him by, assuming him to be yet another student dashing off late to class. Despite his youthful appearance, this young professor has proven himself deserving of the prominent position he holds within his community. Derrick Lindstrom, a Speech Communication instructor at Minneapolis Community and Technical College, is the Democratic contender for the House District 37A seat.
Amid an atmosphere of warmth and gratitude, a recognition ceremony honored individuals who have contributed to the student veteran community on March 10, 2010 in the Gourmet Dining Hall. A congressional proclamation declared the day Student Veterans of America Appreciation Day.
A group of young adults in the Muslim community have decided that the time to find solutions for the problems their youth are facing is now. Included in that group is MCTC student Saciido Shaie, president and the founder of Somali Youth Action. That solution is the Muslim Youth Recreation Center.
Shawn Belcher is AWESOME! Thulani & Cory – you are the best supervisors in the world. – Ksenia & Marie Lynn Coffee – You are awesome – Ksenia Matt – I Love You more than super magnificent toaster oven, ice cream sandwich dinosaur, robots. – Angelina Much Love to my “home slice” Nancy D.
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Friday, Jan. 15 a discussion was held in the Whitney Fine Arts Theater with nationally renowned educator Geoffrey Canada as the keynote speaker.
On Oct. 28 and 29, “Chicano
Latinos Unidos” a very active MCTC
student group, brought the festivity
of a very special holiday, “Dia de los
Muertos” or Day of the Dead, to Helland Center in invitation to share the
traditional music, food, and dancing
of this important event with the students and staff of MCTC.
The Minneapolis Community and Technical College Nursing School Class of 2009 will be hosting its pinning ceremony on Friday, Dec.18 at 7 p.m. in the Whitney Fine Arts Theater. All are welcome to attend. In an effort to prevent the spread of H1N1 and the seasonal flu, the Student Nurse Association working in conjunction with Amy Hruska, Safety Administrator of the Public Safety Department, posted proper hand washing technique posters in restrooms throughout the Minneapolis Community and Technical College campus.