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Exquisite Corpse- Shannon Smith

May 1, 2012

Survival   The first man forced my legs open As I tried to feign sleep Undeterred, he used more force I made up a disease The immaculate contraction of AIDS (I was a virgin) Yet even that could not d...

Spoken word takes center stage at the Helland Center

May 1, 2012

Tish Jones lead the finale of Don't Cuff the Mic, an open mic spoken word event, on April 12 in the multi-purpose area of the Helland Center, as part of the Helland Center Grand Opening. Performers from all walks of life took...

Helland Center Grand Opening

May 1, 2012

Booming with music, bright flags of countries worldwide and a variety of gourmet and cultural foods, the Helland Center lured passersby during the Festival of Nations, Wednesday, April 11. “Their vision came to life,” said...

Exquisite Corpse: A Million Steps Back

April 5, 2012

I held onto the side of the open window and stuck my torso out as far as possible so the cigarette smoke wouldn’t get into Ashley’s bedroom. It was about 5 a.m., and everybody was still asleep. Except for me, of course. The...

Graphic and Web Design Program put together benefit show

April 5, 2012

By LC Hood Nick and Eddie’s was rocking Friday night as the MCTC Graphic and Web Design program put together a benefit in order to raise money for the MCTC Design Portfolio Show that will be held on May 1-2. “It’s cool ...

Building a bridge, advisor to sudent

March 20, 2012

When you see a MCTC email in your inbox, do you read it? The MCTC community has been working to solve the communication problem with this email issue. The campus community are solving problems students and faculty are facing with...

The power of art

March 20, 2012

When manufacturing company 3M needed creative assistance for an upcoming JEC Composites trade show taking place in Paris on March 27 - 29, they set their sights on MCTC’s art club. “It made us feel like we were way more...

Music and ‘lyrikly’ talented

March 20, 2012

By LC Hood Her friends refer to her as “Lyrik” because not only does she write lyrics, but also poems and spoken word. On top of that, she’s a vocalist. Brittany La’ Sha “Lyrik” McCreary won the 2012 Miss Pan African Pageant...

Wave of Innovation

February 14, 2012

Students participating in MCTC’s art club have a rare opportunity to work with global player and Minnesota based manufacturing company, 3M. Together the two will construct a cutting edge piece of art that will be shipped ...

A cause for fashion

February 14, 2012

Beneath the lace, satin, and ruffles of the models strutting the designs of twelve Apparel Technology students at the Hearts for Fashion show, are survivors of heart disease. The show is in honor of the American Heart Association...

Rocky Horror lights up the stage

February 14, 2012

Minneapolis Community and Technical College's Theatre on the Park undertook an ambitious project for their fall production: The Rocky Horror Show. MCTC's Theater Department gave itself big shoes to fill. The Rocky Horror Sh...

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