YouthLink breaks ground on five-story housing expansion
YouthLink, a nonprofit organization that gives young people who are experiencing homelessness access to resources in education, employment, health and wellness, housing and basic needs, announced a five-story expansion to its downtown Minneapolis facility during a community celebration on Tuesday, April 18.
MCTC faculty recognized for teaching excellence
The Minnesota State Board of Trustees’ Awards for Excellence in Teaching program recognized three MCTC faculty members as Outstanding Educators April 19, 2017 in St. Paul, Minn. Kirk Boraas, Chemistry faculty, Gill Creel, English faculty, and Maran Wolston, Philosophy faculty, were among the 31 statewide recipients of the 2016-2017 Outstanding Educators Award.
MCTC student researchers given a statewide audience
Three MCTC students Gregory Rossi (GB), Alma Boric, and Victoria Krawiec, under the guidance of biology faculty member and Faculty Lead, School of Science and Mathematics, Dr. Renu Bhagat Kumar, have been engaged in research and analysis about this critical issue for more than six months.
MCTC English faculty awarded for literary excellence
MCTC English faculty Renee DeLong, Kathleen Sheerin DeVore, Shannon Gibney, Michael Kuhne and former faculty member Dr. Taiyon Coleman were awarded the Mark Reynolds Teaching English in the Two-Year College (TETYC) Best Article Award for 2017.
MCTC Equity and Inclusion Division launch
On March 17, 2017, faculty, staff and community members joined together in unity and celebration to support the College’s mission, vision and values and to launch MCTC’s Equity and Inclusion Division.