Foundation Receives $300K from Thomas Wells
The Minneapolis Community and Technical College (MCTC) Foundation received an endowed gift of $300,000 from the Trust of Thomas H. Wells. MCTC will begin offering scholarships through the Thomas B. Wells Endowed Family Scholarship Fund in fall semester of 2014.
Early Winter Choir Concert
The MCTC Concert Choir and Vocal Ensemble will present their Early Winter Concert this week.
Students Distribute Food and Clothing Donations
The MCTC Resource and Referral Center, along with Students Against Hunger and Homelessness (SAHH), held a week-long hunger and homelessness awareness campaign and collected donations of food and clothing for students in need throughout November. The donations were distributed on Nov. 22 at MCTC to some 70 people in time for Thanksgiving and the arrival of cold weather.
MCTC welcomes delegation from China
MCTC was honored to welcome a delegation of about 20 instructors and administrators from Henan University of Economics and Law. The visit was part of a broader trip to the University of Minnesota’s China Center for coursework.
MCTC Instructor Lena Jones Named Bush Fellow
Lena Jones, Political Science instructor at MCTC, is one of eight people to be named to the third cohort of the 2013 Bush Fellowship recipients. This cohort of fellows will work in fields of immigrant, urban and native communities.