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Professor turns to politics

April 8, 2010

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...

Student Veterans Gain Recognition

April 8, 2010

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...

Group to form Muslim Youth Recreation Center

April 8, 2010

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...

Valentines shout-outs

February 8, 2010

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...

Educator and Activist Geoffrey Canada gives keynote Address for “Celebrate the Dream” Tribute

February 8, 2010

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. Canada has been doing work in Harlem,...

Race to Save the Planet students to host Environmental Action Fair

December 7, 2009

As part of Race to Save the Planet's Public Work Project, seven MCTC students joined forces to organize an Environmental Action Fair to be held on the school's campus. The fair, scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009 from 11...

MCTC student documents Central American migrants traveling to the United States

December 7, 2009

Imagine being 16 and your family's primary provider. On days you can't find work, your family doesn't eat. Survival is literally a matter of life and death. Think of the desperation that could cause. That's the reality for...

MCTC celebrates Dia De Los Muertos

December 7, 2009

Once again Helland Center provided the setting for a wonderful cultural celebration. 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...

A message from the Student Nursing Association

December 7, 2009

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...

Food distribution for needy students will be held Nov. 24

November 3, 2009

As part of Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, students on campus have been collecting food to be given to needy students. Sponsored by the Director of Resources and Referral Services, the distribution of that food will...

MCTC students Race to Save the Planet

November 3, 2009

The world population is presently growing at a rate of 1.15 percent per year. This may sound like a small number at first, but with the current global population at 6.7 billion people, it suddenly becomes an alarming figure. Since...

Fall Days, By the Fountain

October 6, 2009

Take a walk on any given day this fall, and you will see beauty. Exit your classrooms upon their finish. A sigh of relief washes over you. Follow the pathway from MCTC'S large modern buildings, into the brisk, welcoming air of...

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