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Former basketball coach Pivec finds new home

September 9, 2010

Filed under Campus, Features, Local & State, News, Sports

Former MCTC head basketball coach Jay Pivec has accepted a position as head coach of the men's basketball team at Dakota County Technical College. This will be DCTC’s first time having a basketball program, one they hope Coach...

Minnesota Reading Corps combats illiteracy, needs help

May 4, 2010

Filed under Local & State, News

Tutoring children in and after school is not a new concept. However, how much does it really help in vital areas like reading? Since its founding in 2003, the Minnesota Reading Corps (MRC), an AmeriCorps program, has aided the...

Group to form Muslim Youth Recreation Center

April 8, 2010

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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...

MCTC Holds Discussion on Implications of 2010 Census for Communities

March 2, 2010

Filed under Campus, Local & State, Nation & World, News

A diverse gathering of people were present at a panel discussion and public forum focused on issues pertinent to the 2010 U.S. Census on Tuesday, Feb. 16 in the Helland Center Student Lounge. The event, entitled "The Census:...

Human Race Machine Comes to MCTC

March 2, 2010

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Have you ever wondered what you would look like as a member of another race? Through the week of February 8-12, Minneapolis Community and Technical College (MCTC) most recently played host to the Human Race Machine, located...

MCTC’s Pan African Queen to hand off crown this month

February 8, 2010

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Cyreta Howard, President of the Association of Black Collegiates is reigning Pan African Queen and will be handing off her crown at the Pan African Student Leadership Conference this February. Howard was crowned the 2009 Ms....

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

February 8, 2010

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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,...

MCTC instructor arrested

February 8, 2010

Christian charity distributes food on campus

December 7, 2009

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MINNEAPOLIS (Dec. 30, 2009) -- A Christian social service organization used Laurel Avenue outside the parking ramp at MCTC to distribute food intended for local churches. Campus Crusade for Christ -- a church-centered charity...

TSA chooses MCTC to provide Homeland Security Education

October 6, 2009

Filed under Campus, Crime, Local & State, Nation & World, News

Upon enrolling this year you may have noticed that there has been an implementing of new programs, and class schedules to MCTC's course repertoire. Though these changes may have aggravated certain corners of the student body,...

It’s Stupor Fun

March 2, 2009

Filed under Local & State, News

I arrived to the Stupor Bowl about 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 31. We met in the alley behind One-on-One Bikes on North Washington Avenue in Minneapolis. I found a diverse group of people there. Dirty bike messengers from across...

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