MCC News

IVGrinnell Spring PTK Induction

Iowa Valley Grinnell Phi Theta Kappa inducts new members

Twelve (12) Iowa Valley Community College Grinnell students were inducted into the Beta Sigma Chi chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society on Feb. 8. The new PTK inductees are, by hometown: Brooklyn – Hope Beck and Zane Winter. Grinnell – Jean Paul Dugas, Jaylene Hall, Kyra Hungerford, Anna Mallory, Kara Schueler and Amy…

Jam the Gym poster

MCC hosts ‘Jam the Gym’ night Feb. 25

Marshalltown Community College will host “Jam the Gym” night for its men’s and women’s basketball double-header on Saturday, Feb. 25. Two $500 scholarships will be awarded to students in addition to many other giveaways throughout the night. The MCC women’s and men’s and basketball teams will be taking on Northeast Community College (Nebraska) at 5…

Jen McClung

Jen McClung will perform Mar. 11 at the Orpheum

The IVCCD Orpheum Theater Center will feature Jen McClung in concert on Saturday, March 11, from 7 to 9 pm. Known as a poet, artist and musician, McClung lives in Ames, teaches at Iowa State University, and recently released her third album, Wildfire. With a master’s degree (MFA) in Writing and several literary awards to…

Kristin Peterson

Kristin Peterson Exhibit in Ray Frederick Gallery begins Mar. 1

Kristin Peterson of Marshalltown will be the next featured artist in the Ray Frederick Gallery on the Marshalltown Community College campus. The Peterson exhibit opens on Wednesday, Mar.1, at 12:15 pm with a public reception for the artist from 12:15 to 1:30 pm; light refreshments will be served. The exhibit will remain on display through…

It's FAFSA time

High school seniors/parents invited to FAFSA workshops

Marshalltown Community College invites all high school seniors and their parents to one of three FAFSA workshops being held on Tuesday, Feb. 21; Thursday, Feb. 23, and Thursday, Mar. 2, at MCC. All workshops will be from 4 to 7 pm in the MCC computer lab in room 215. Volunteers will help participants fill out…

The Maytags concert is Feb. 18

The Maytags will perform Feb. 18 at the Orpheum

The IVCCD Orpheum Theater Center will feature The Maytags in concert on Saturday, Feb. 18, from 7 to 9 pm. Known as a soulful and sultry seven-piece band with great horns, jazzy overtones and amazing vocals, The Maytags are a Des Moines band on several watch lists. “With Valentine’s Day coming up, we feel confident…

Aaron Freland and Erin Carmichael

MCC Foundation seeking scholarship applications

The Marshalltown Community College Foundation is currently accepting scholarship applications for the 2017-18 academic year. All prospective and current students should contact their MCC Academic Advising Specialist to see if their application information is on file, which will make them eligible for nearly all the more than $340,000 the Foundation expects to award. There is…

MCC hosts "Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic"

MCC hosts HPV Epidemic documentary

The Marshalltown Community College Practical Nursing students hosted a showing of “Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic” on Thursday, Jan. 26. Approximately 125 students and staff watched the documentary and then heard a panel discussion about HPV and its devastating (and sometimes deadly) consequences. Organizer Shelly Larson, MCC Nursing Faculty, said, “We were pleased with…

Winterfest

WinterFest concert is Jan. 28 at the Orpheum

The IVCCD Orpheum Theater Center will feature three bands in one night of great music during WinterFest on Saturday, Jan. 28. Land of Blood and Sunshine, The Sires, and The Halfloves will perform in the Orpheum’s Black Box Theater from 7 to 10 pm. WinterFest will begin with a set by The Halfloves, described by…

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