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    Creating a "Call-In" Culture for Advancing Equity

    Join us Friday, April 7th at the first of our Expanding Equity Discussion Seminars. The dynamic and engaging Veronica Neal will be presenting from 3-5 pm with open discussion and reception to follow.

    03/29/2017 11:41 AM

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    Top award presented to MPC's CISO, Michael Midkiff

    Congratulations to MPC's Chief Information System's Officer, Michael Midkiff on winning this year's prestigious Technology Achievement Award from the CCC Chancellor's office.

    03/28/2017 11:19 AM

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    Update on Collective Bargaining with MPCTA (Mar 3)

    On March 3, 2017, the negotiations teams for the Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association (MPCTA) and the Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) met for the tenth session of negotiations during the 2016-17 fiscal year. The parties are renegotiating the terms of the MPCTA collective bargaining agreement (CBA) which has expired. Under law, the parties will continue to honor terms of the prior contract during the negotiations.

    03/22/2017 9:00 AM

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    The MPC Great Books Program Presents: Robert Hass

    One of America’s finest poets, Robert Hass has been awarded the MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship, the National Book Critics’ Circle Award twice, the Yale Series of Younger Poets, and the 2014 Wallace Stevens Award. He is a professor of English at UC Berkeley.

    03/16/2017 5:25 PM

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    MPC Job and Career Fair

    Don't Miss the Spring 2017 Job and Career Fair, Wednesday April 19th!

    03/16/2017 11:30 AM

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    Time for the MPC Automotive Skills Challenge!

    Join us on April 21st for the High School Automotive Skills Challenge.

    03/15/2017 4:07 PM

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    MPC Placement Exams Offered at Local Schools

    As part of its ongoing commitment to open access, Monterey Peninsula College will be offering three different assessments at six area high schools this month through April.

    03/13/2017 9:00 AM

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    MPC Art Gallery Presents "Intuitive Line"

    Feast your eyes on the vivid and colorful work of artists Gina Herrera and Jeff Alan West. Her charming sculptures of funky found materials and his superb digital prints will intrigue and delight you.

    03/08/2017 6:13 PM

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    The MPC Community enjoys lunch with Dr. T!

    Thank you ASMPC for hosting MPC's first Pizza with the President

    03/08/2017 4:31 PM

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    Free Tax Preparation at MPC!

    MPC COOP students have partnered with The United Way to help people with limited incomes prepare their tax returns through the VITA program!

    03/08/2017 3:09 PM

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    MPC Hospitality with CSUMB in 2+2 Transfer Degree!

    MPC is pleased to offer a 2yr + 2yr transfer program with California State University at Monterey Bay (CSUMB) in Sustainable Hospitality Management.

    02/27/2017 4:14 PM

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    English & Study Skills Workshops - Spring Schedule

    The English & Study Skills Center offers valuable workshops for college students on a variety of topics to help improve research, writing and study skills.

    02/06/2017 11:44 AM

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    Open Classes!

    The Spring semester has begun, but you can still take classes this term. Click here to see a current list of classes that have open seats!

    02/05/2017 1:08 PM

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    Campus Security and Parking Reminders

    As we begin our Spring semester, campus security would like to remind students and guests of a few campus policies.

    01/20/2017 2:29 PM

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    Resolution of Support and Commitment to All Students at MPC

    We realize that many students may be experiencing emotional reactions or heightened anxiety as a result of rhetoric on the national level related to draconian changes to our nation’s immigration policies. At this juncture, it is important that we communicate clearly that MPC is redoubled in its resolve to fulfill our mission of education ..

    12/19/2016 4:42 PM

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    CTRC Offers MPC Students & Grads Digital Portfolios!

    Build your own online portfolio to showcase your academic and professional achievements!

    11/27/2016 10:03 PM

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    Grad Guru Notice for Android Users!

    Important Update for Grad Gurus Users on Android devices!

    11/08/2016

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    MPC Golf Team Excels in 2016

    The Lobos Men's Golf Team completed another highly successful season culminating in a 7th place finish at the 2016 CCCAA State Championships held at Desert Island Golf Club in Rancho Mirage.

    08/01/2016 2:30 PM

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    Stay on track with GradGuru!

    MPC is excited to announce the launch of a FREE new mobile app customized specifically for students at MPC, called GradGuru! This mobile application is designed to help you navigate college successfully.

    07/26/2016 12:07 PM

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    Enroll in STEM Core

    STEM Core offers personalized support and tutoring to carry students through the higher math requirement for a STEM degree.

    06/28/2016 10:00 AM

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    Survey Reveals Local Funding Support For MPC!

    Community Supports Funding for Monterey Peninsula College to Maintain Affordable Education and Job Training.

    06/23/2016 3:17 PM

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    MPC Photo Students Excel in Weston Competition

    The unique program in black & white film photography offered at MPC fits well with goals of the Weston Scholarship and MPC was well represented with students winning 17 of the 32 prizes offered this year.

    06/03/2016 3:09 PM

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    MPC District Saves Millions for Local Taxpayers!

    Monterey Peninsula Community College District seizes another opportunity to save taxpayers interest on General Obligation Bonds!

    05/17/2016 4:54 PM

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    Local High Schoolers Show Off Their Auto Tech Skills

    Congratulations to North Monterey County for their win in the 2016 MPC Auto Technology Skill Challenge!

    05/13/2016 3:36 PM

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    Guest Author Series welcomes author Jeff Maysh - Mar 15th

    The MPC Guest Authors Series is pleased to bring the award-winning long-form journalist Jeff Maysh to Monterey for this public reading, followed by a question & answer period and book signing.

    03/12/2017 11:00 AM

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    Congrats IT Specialist Aaron Cepeda!

    IT/AV Specialist Aaron Cepeda recently completed an intensive training course and is now a certified Extron Control Specialist!

    03/07/2017

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    Update on Collective Bargaining with MPCTA (Feb 21)

    On February 21, 2017, the negotiations teams for the Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association (MPCTA) and the Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) met for the ninth session of negotiations during the 2016-17 fiscal year. To date, the parties have exchanged proposals on fifteen articles in the MPCTA collective bargaining agreement (CBA).

    02/24/2017 2:00 PM

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    MPC Humanities Honors Students

    The Humanities Division at Monterey Peninsula College will present its 40th Annual Book Grant Awards to outstanding students in a ceremony in the Sam Karas Room of the campus library on Thursday, February 23 at 3:00 PM.

    02/07/2017 9:09 PM

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    Network Engineer Recognized by Cisco

    Special congratulations goes out to IT Network Engineer Robert Boardman, who has been selected to participate in the 2017 Cisco Champion program this year!

    02/03/2017 8:41 AM

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    Monterey Peninsula College Security Alert

    The following information is provided, in accordance with the Monterey Peninsula College’s Crime Reporting Procedure, with your safety in mind.

    02/02/2017 4:00 PM

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    Update on Collective Bargaining with MPCTA (Jan 17)

    On Janury 17, 2017, the negotiations teams for the Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association (MPCTA) and the Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) met from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. regarding a successor contract.

    01/28/2017 2:00 PM

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    Google Apps Training Sessions in January

    Jump start 2017 with customized Google Apps Training!

    01/09/2017 9:59 AM

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    Medical Assisting Progam Expanding at MPC!

    To meet the local need for highly qualified Medical Assistants, MPC is expanding its program and is now offering classes in Marina and Monterey!

    01/05/2017 2:09 PM

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    Update on Collective Bargaining with MPCTA (Nov 21)

    On November 21, 2016, representatives from MPC and MPCTA attended the third meeting before a mediator in order to resolve the pending grievance. At the end of the day, the mediator issued a “mediator’s proposal” which was accepted by both MPC and MPCTA as the best possible outcome through mediation, and which both parties agreed to present to their constituents for ratification/adoption.

    12/05/2016 2:00 PM

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    Update on Collective Bargaining with MPCTA (Nov 18)

    On November 18, 2016, the negotiations teams for the Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association (MPCTA) and the Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) met from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. regarding a successor contract. The parties agreed on the agenda for the bargaining session. MPC presented proposals or counterproposals on Articles 23, 17, 4 and 24.

    11/22/2016 11:00 AM

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    Update on Collective Bargaining with MPCTA (Nov 7)

    On November 7, 2016, the negotiations teams for the Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association (MPCTA) and the Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) met from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. regarding a successor contract. The parties agreed on the agenda for the bargaining session, and then addressed MPC’s proposal to offer a Retirement Incentive Plan to MPCTA full-time unit members.

    11/07/2016 11:00 AM

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    Update on Collective Bargaining with MPCTA (Oct 28)

    On October 28, 2016, the negotiations teams for the Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association (MPCTA) and the Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) met from 11:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. to review collective bargaining proposals for a successor contract. The parties agreed on the agenda for the bargaining session. The parties also agreed on ground rules for the 2016-17 negotiations process.

    11/04/2016 3:00 PM

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    Update on Collective Bargaining with MPCTA (Oct 7)

    On October 7, 2016, the negotiations teams for the Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association and the Monterey Peninsula College met to review collective bargaining goals and procedures for this year.

    10/21/2016 10:09 PM

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    Update on Collective Bargaining with MPCTA (Oct 3)

    On October 3, 2016, the negotiations teams for the Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association and the Monterey Peninsula College met to discuss procedures for collective bargaining in the 2016-17 fiscal year.

    10/21/2016 9:55 PM

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    David Kersnar Joins MPC Theatre Department

    MPC Theatre Department is happy to welcome new Interim Department Chair, David Kersnar

    09/09/2016 11:00 AM

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    Guest Author Series Welcomes poet Tess Taylor - Oct 12th!

    The MPC Guest Authors Series is delighted to bring Tess Taylor to Monterey for this public reading, followed by a question & answer period and book signing.

    08/22/2016 6:00 AM

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    MPC celebrates "Rites of Passage" with 2016 Graduates

    Each year, the African American Faculty & Staff celebrate the special accomplishments of our Graduates and Transfers at our annual Rites of Passage Ceremony. The Rites of Passage is a ritual event that marks a person's transition from one stage of life to another.

    08/10/2016 9:00 AM

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    MPC welcomes Dr. Kim McGinnis!

    After a rigorous national search process MPC is pleased to announce (and welcome!) Kim as the new Vice President of Student Services.

    07/12/2016 11:58 AM