City College News

The Second Monday of October

Henry Daniels

December 27, 2018

On Monday the 8th, a great number of colleges, universities, cities, a few states and the people associated with those places marked Indigenous Peoples’ Day. It was a day of celebration and remembrance of Amerindian culture an...

Natives Against Heroin Saving Lives at Tent City

Dylan Swisher

December 27, 2018

The nations opioid problem has hit all area’s in this country hard. Not even rural America has escaped the consequences of the latest drug epidemic. But the Urban areas have been hit the hardest by the more recent dr...

Nursing students make show of force at MCTC presidents’ forum

Christopher David

October 1, 2018

Nursing students unhappy about the dismissal of a popular professor voiced their displeasure at an open forum on April 11 with MCTC President Sharon Pierce. Due to employee privacy laws, Pierce was unable to provide clarity a...

Giving blood is ‘good for the body’

April 16, 2018

On Tuesday, February 13 Memorial Blood Centers hosted their bi-monthly MCTC blood drive in H. 1002.MCTC is one of a handful of Minneapolis colleges that Memorial visits. Campuses like Augsburg, St. Kate's and the University of Minnes...

How to: make friendship bracelets

April 9, 2018

When you're feeling blue, sometimes all you need is a friend. Grab a pal, some beers, and relax by making these bracelets. ...

Psych Prof Flips the Script On Studying In New Book

April 9, 2018

Troy Dvorak, a newly tenured psychology professor at MCTC, has completed his second book titled "Studying vs. Learning: The Psychology of Student Success".Dvorak was born in Minneapolis but grew up in Canada. He moved back to ...

African American women bear a heavy fashion load

April 9, 2018

If you have ever wondered how certain features became the standard of beauty? Pause for a moment and consider how it all began. In the mid-18th century, Swedish physician and taxonomist Carolus Linneaus developed the concept o...

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