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    Thursday, June 07, 2018
    KANSAS CITY, MO (June 7, 2018) – Bob Regnier, President and CEO of Bank of Blue Valley, Ed Honesty Jr., President and COO of Best Harvest Bakeries (BHB) and Andy Fromm, CEO of Service Management Group (SMG) will be the next group of business leaders inducted into the Junior Achievement of Greater Kansas City Business Hall of Fame. The honorees will be recognized at a luncheon event on Friday, ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Funding Opportunity, Press Release, Community, Education, Good News
    Wednesday, May 30, 2018
    Overland Park, Kan. (May 30, 2018) — The Dollar General Literacy Foundation has recently announced that Johnson County Community College (JCCC) has been awarded a total of $20,000 in grants to support adult and family literacy.    “The Dollar General Foundation has been an important and faithful partner in supporting adult and family literacy in our community,” noted Kate Allen, Associate Vice ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Economic, Good News
    Tuesday, May 29, 2018
    Overland Park, Kan. (May 29, 2018) — The Kansas Small Business Development Center at JCCC has assembled an experienced team of experts to discuss the many aspects of exiting your business. The conference will be held on June 21, 2018. 

  Who Should Attend this Conference?
 Those who are looking to purchase or sell a business, as well as accountants, attorneys, business brokers, lenders, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Good News, Press Release
    Monday, April 30, 2018
    April 30, 2018 — Park University students, faculty and staff were recognized for their exceptional scholarly efforts from the 2017-18 academic year at the University’s annual Honors Convocation on April 25, held in Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel on the University’s Parkville Campus. In addition to a number of departmental academic honors, the University acknowledged outstanding students and faculty ...read more
    Categories: Education, Good News, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018
    In celebration of the leadership achievements of Park University students, faculty and staff during the 2017-18 academic year, the Office of Student Life and the Park Student Government Association co-hosted the 23rd annual Dr. Doris A. Howell Leadership Awards on April 18 on the University’s Parkville Campus. The event is named for Howell, a 1944 Park graduate and an internationally renowned ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Education, Good News
    Friday, April 06, 2018
    Parkville, Mo.—April 6, 2018 — Park University, which has supported students from around the globe in pursuing their higher education dreams since 1875 from its flagship campus in Parkville, Mo., will open a campus center location in Gilbert, Ariz. The University plans to begin operations for the start of the Fall 2018 semester, pending approval by the Higher Learning Commission and the Arizona ...read more
    Categories: Community, Good News, Press Release, Education