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MCTC SeniorNet featured in Star Tribune

Posted on: February 3rd, 2012 by insidemctc No Comments

MCTC’s SeniorNet program was featured in the Minneapolis Star Tribune recently. If you’re interested in becoming a student or volunteer coach with SeniorNet, please contact SeniorNet Director Damaris Fredell at 612.659.6253.

ACS includes MCTC Programs in Case-Study

Posted on: February 2nd, 2012 by insidemctc No Comments

ImageMCTC ‘s Biotechnology and Chemistry A.S. degrees have been featured by the American Chemical Society (ACS) in a recent case-study for success in developing high-quality programs meeting their national guidelines.

MCTC Instructor Nathan Johnson in the News

Posted on: January 31st, 2012 by insidemctc No Comments

MCTC Architectural Technology Instructor Nathan Johnson is overseeing renovation of the Minnesota African-American museum in Minneapolis.

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Black Men in America: A Real Conversation

Posted on: October 20th, 2011 by insidemctc 4 Comments

Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, 4:30–6 p.m.
K Building, Room K.3360

Student African American Brotherhood/Brother2Brother (SAAB/B2B) present “Black Men in America: A Real Conversation.”

This panel discussion will feature:Student African American Brotherhood

  • Alex Pate, associate professor of African-American and African studies at the University of Minnesota
  • E.G. Bailey, Liberian-born actor, spoken word artist, filmmaker, playwright and producer
  • Lennie Chism, entrepreneurial activist and creator of the Black Pages
  • Brandon Royce-Diop, a student in the Masters of Education and Teaching Licensure Program at the University of St. Thomas and policy fellow and the 2011 Advocacy Fellow with Minnesota Minority Education Partnership bringing critical support to the African American Males in Education Advisory

This event is open to everyone. For more information: or 612-659-6000 ext. 4287

Cinema Division Students Excellence Awards 2011

Posted on: September 30th, 2011 by insidemctc No Comments

Our fifth Cinema Division Students Excellence Awards luncheon was held on Friday, Sept. 30, at 11:30 a.m., at the Walker Arts Center, Skyline Room. This is a yearly event that celebrates MCTC’s best Cinema students and highlights their best productions of the year. This year we had a special guest, screenwriter Stephen McFeely. Read more…