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Savanna Lopez & MacKenze Smith

STC seniors complete college degree before high school graduation!

South Tama County (STC) High School seniors Savanna Lopez and MacKenze Smith have been taking dual credit classes through Marshalltown Community College since they were a freshman and sophomore, respectively. The result of that extra effort will be that they graduate with a two-year, 64-credit Associate of Arts degree from MCC on May 4, about…

Governor Reynolds April 16 press conference

PN student Kaylee Howe speaks at Governor’s press conference

Yesterday during Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds’ weekly press conference, it was announced that Iowa’s GAP Tuition Assistance Program has been recognized as a national model by the National Skills Coalition. To shine a brighter light on the impact of the GAP program, Gov. Reynolds called on Marshalltown Community College student Kaylee Howe, who traveled to…

MCC Student Painting Exhibit

MCC Student Painting Exhibit now open

The work of Marshalltown Community College students in Professor Tim Castle’s spring Painting classes is on exhibit through noon Tuesday, April 24, in the Ray Frederick Art Gallery, MCC room 306. Students whose work is on display are (front row) Theresa Patterson, Marina Gromov (Poltava, Ukraine), and Lah Wah, and (back row) Haruka Sugiyama (Tokyo,…

MCC Trivia Night winners

“Team Ramrod” takes home MCC Trivia Night honors

Team Ramrod took home first place honors in the Marshalltown Community College Trivia Night held April 7 at American Legion Post #46. Organized as a fundraiser for MCC’s Phi Theta Kappa honor society and Collegiate Veterans Association, the event brought in nearly 100 people on 11 teams, and raised $1,580. In addition, MCC’s Multicultural Club…

Eunice Mbafor & Adiu Arou

MCC students reaching for Cardiothoracic internships

Marshalltown Community College students Adiu Arou and Eunice Mbafor are reaching for the stars, and they’re hoping to get some stellar support from family, friends and community members. The two have been accepted to participate in a prestigious two-week Cardiothoracic Surgical Skills Internship in Maui, Hawaii, this summer. They have just two weeks to each…

MCC Phi Theta Kappa chapter awards

MCC PTK Chapter earns awards

Six Marshalltown Community College representatives of Phi Theta Kappa received awards at the PTK Iowa Regional Convention in Urbandale last week. MCC Chapter Advisors P.J. Colbert and Pele Waddilove and students Allison Fisher (Chapter President), Kaylee Howe (Chapter Vice President), and Moises Fonseca and Isabella Pedersen (PTK members) attended the convention. MCC’s PTK chapter received…

Jacqueline Wahl and Joshua Arment

MHS seniors will complete college degree before high school graduation!

Marshalltown High School seniors Jacqueline Wahl and Joshua Arment have been taking dual credit classes through Marshalltown Community College since they were a freshman and sophomore, respectively. The result of that extra effort will be that they graduate with a two-year, 64-credit Associate of Arts degree from MCC on May 4, three weeks prior to…

Poetry Month

MCC hosts 6th Annual National Poetry Month event at the Orpheum

Marshalltown Community College will celebrate National Poetry Month with “The United State of Poetry” on Monday, April 16, at the IVCCD Orpheum Theater Center. The event will include a variety of classical poetry readings beginning at 7 pm. A few readers are still being recruited, but many will be MCC students. Organizers anticipate that the…

MCC PTK Induction, Spring 2018

MCC inducts 21 into Phi Theta Kappa honor society

The Alpha Iota Rho Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Marshalltown Community College inducted 21 new members this week. Phi Theta Kappa is an international honor society for two-year colleges. To qualify for membership, MCC students must be in a degree-seeking program with a cumulative 3.5 grade point average, and have completed a minimum of…

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2017 Honors Graduates in caps and gowns

MCC Honors Program is on the grow