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Statement from Olathe Chamber on Garmin expansion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – November 6, 2015 Contact: Jeff Bollig (913) 764-1050, jbollig@olathe.org (cell 913-449-1635) Olathe Chamber terms Garmin expansion as “progressive and pivotal” Olathe, Kan. – The planned expansion of Garmin Headquarters in Olathe will go down as one of the most progressive and pivotal events in the community’s and region’s history, Olathe Chamber… Read more »

JCCC trustee elected to national college association

Media Contact: Diane Carroll, 913-469-3425, dicarroll@jccc.edu JCCC trustee elected to national college association OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Jerry Cook, a member of the board of trustees at Johnson County Community College, has been elected to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT). Cook, who joined the… Read more »

Reduced Shakespeare Company presents Christmas Show

11/05/2015 Media Contact: Diane Carroll, 913-469-3425, dicarroll@jccc.edu Reduced Shakespeare Company presents ‘abridged’ Christmas show OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The fruitcakes of the Reduced Shakespeare Company want to take you on an irreverent but heartwarming trip through the holidays when they visit Johnson County Community College on Saturday, Dec. 5. The three zany characters that make… Read more »

JCCC gala honors Mary Davidson Cohen, raises scholarship dollars

10/22/2015 Media Contact: Diane Carroll, 913-469-3425, dicarroll@jccc.edu JCCC gala honors Mary Davidson Cohen, raises scholarship dollars   OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Some Enchanted Evening, the gala event at which Mary Davidson Cohen will be honored, will take place on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, at the Overland Park Marriott Hotel.   The black-tie event includes a… Read more »

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY HOSTS LECTURE SERIES FOR HIRING VETERANS

MEDIA CONTACT Leila Gallagher 913-309-4804 lgallagher@grantham.edu GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY HOSTS SECOND INSTALLMENT IN LECTURE SERIES ON BEST PRACTICES FOR HIRING VETERANS Army Officer and Military/Veteran Recruiter among Experts Sharing Strategies for Human Resource Professionals Kansas City, Mo. – October 27, 2015 – Grantham University, a 64-year-old institution delivering accredited online degree programs to working adults and… Read more »

MNU Assistant Prof. to Speak at Assoc. of Teacher Educators Meeting

Contact: Carol Best Public Relations Manager 913-971-3586 office; 913-575-6309 cell cbest@mnu.edu   MNU Assistant Professor to Speak at Association of Teacher Educators Annual Meeting as an Emerging   Scholar  (Olathe, Kan. – Nov. 03, 2015) – MidAmerica Nazarene University proudly announces that Dr. Jill Gonzalez-­-Bravo, assistant professor and director of clinical and field-­-based experiences, has been… Read more »

JCCC and partners open training center at Logistics Park Kansas City

10/20/2015 Media Contact: Diane Carroll, 913-469-3425, dicarroll@jccc.edu JCCC and partners open training center at Logistics Park Kansas City   OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – To fulfill the employment and training needs of current and future companies at Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC) in Edgerton, Kansas, Johnson County Community College (JCCC) has joined with several partners to… Read more »

Kansas City Corporations Launch TechrIoT-KC and Internet of Things Community

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Stephanie Seitz Phone: 913.360.9740 Email:  stephanie.seitz@innovationpavilion.com Kansas City Corporations Launch TechrIoT-KC and Internet of Things Community Arrow Electronics, Garmin, IBM, Nokia, and Innovation Pavilion  join forces to accelerate the growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) economy in Kansas City Olathe, Kan. (October 15, 2015) – Innovation Pavilion, an Olathe-based… Read more »

Singer-songwriter Darden Smith presentation kicks off JCCC Veterans Week activities

10/14/15 Media Contact: Judi Reilly, 913-469-3908, jreilly@jccc.edu Singer-songwriter Darden Smith presentation kicks off JCCC Veterans Week activities OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Johnson County Community College’s annual Veterans Week, planned for Nov. 4-11, helps honor, celebrate and connect with those who have served or who are currently serving in the military. Darden Smith, critically acclaimed singer-songwriter and… Read more »

Garmin Marathon registration open; Special rate through Oct. 15

                       NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 12, 2016 Contact: Jeff Bollig, Director of Communications Office (913) 764-1050, Cell (913) 449-1635, jbollig@olathe.org Garmin Marathon registration open; Early-bird rate ends Oct. 16 OLATHE, Kan. – Registration for the 13th “Garmin Marathon — in the Land of Oz” has opened with a special early-bird discount rate… Read more »