City College News

Helland Center gets a make-over

February 2, 2012

By LC Hood Study areas: The Helland Center provides students with places to relax and study on all three floors. The first floor is to accommodate larger groups of students who wish to meet in large study groups or just w...

UNITE brings native culture to the Whitney Theater

December 9, 2011

The United Nations of Indian Tribes for Education (UNITE) held its 20th anniversary Night of Music and Poetry on Nov. 22 in the Whitney Fine Arts Theater. The celebration of Native American culture drew student performers and...

Help for North Minneapolis

December 9, 2011

The T-skyway was humming with the uniquely smoky and soulful gospel voice of singer Lyrik L’Sha McCreary, Nov. 30. Ms. McCreary was one of a number of performers gracing MCTC with her voice as part of a fundraiser for the...

“Ole Bull” Soccer Club kicks off new season

December 9, 2011

By LC Hood The MCTC Soccer Club is heating up the gym as temperatures begins to drop. In the early part of the fall semester, few players showed up to Bryn Mawr Park where the Soccer Club meetings were being held. “Peop...

Heartbeats of the dead

December 9, 2011

To the somber thumping of drums, dancers dressed in costumes inspired in traditional Aztec wear, paid their respects to departed loved ones on the Día de los Muertos – day of the dead -- at noon on Thursday, Nov. 3. in the...

Student African American Brotherhood, first in state

December 9, 2011

By LC Hood The Student African American Brotherhood/Brother2Brother (SAAB/B2B) chapter is an initiative that was suggested by a subgroup of an internal task force put together by President Phil Davis in 2009. “The original data th...

Simmering Hispanic Flavor

November 3, 2011

The zesty, sweet scent of Latin American cuisine overwhelmed the bitter fragrance of espresso on the Skyway level of the T-building at noon on Thursday Oct. 13. The space by Josephine’s Café, usually filled with students fran...

Global Chef Candido Filgueira Novas prepares his paella dish for MCTC students Oct. 22, 2011 in the Sodexo cafeteria. (photograph by: Aaron DuBois)

New taste brought to MCTC

October 24, 2011

Student Involvement Fair attracts hundreds

October 6, 2011

The Student Involvement Fair attracted hundreds of students between the T and H buildings, Sept. 7.   From 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. there were about 50 students at a time gathered to see what opportunities MCTC had to offer.   ...

Software support free of charge offered by STS

October 6, 2011

 With computer and charger in hand, students can walk right into Student Tech Services’ (STS) offices in T.3300 and receive free help with any software problems. From program installation to computer viruses, volunteers at...

“Celebración” with an accent

October 6, 2011

“Many Backgrounds, Many Stories…One American Spirit” is the theme for this year’s National Hispanic Heritage Month.  From Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 Hispanic culture celebrates its contributions, accomplishments and unique nature...

Paving the W.A.Y.

October 6, 2011

  “I’ve been here 30 years and I’ve seen a lot of things come and go,” said Wellness Advocates for You (W.A.Y.) club advisor Diana Scovill.   Part of why an active club like W.A.Y. is now gone is because, “The majority of...

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