Maricopa Community Colleges Go Entrepreneurial to Replace Lost State Funds

Rufus Glasper is looking for a way to keep funding the Maricopa Community Colleges, even if state leaders don’t think it’s a priority. Glasper, chancellor of the 10-college system, said he has been...

Posted on Monday, July 27, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Maricopa Community Colleges Help Foster Care Students Finish College

The Maricopa Community Colleges announced a new program that will help children who are aging out of the foster care system to get into and complete college. Maricopa Community Colleges help foster care students finish...

Posted on Monday, July 27, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Verizon Wireless Hiring 1,000 Employees Nationwide

Verizon Wireless is holding its first ever nationwide, virtual career fair Thursday.   A Verizon representative said students and graduates of Arizona State University, Chandler Gilbert Community College, Mesa...

Posted on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Alum Helps ASU Microbiology Students Realize Their Dreams

Coming from a family of modest means, alumnus Michael Peddecord understands that a college education is expensive. Though he would eventually graduate in 1970 from the microbiology program in Arizona State University...

Posted on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Leaders Ready to Launch Social Work Program at College of St. Scholastica in Mesa

Timothy Schmaltz and Rosa Molinar are two of the key names to know when St. Scholastica launches its first social work cohort since expanding into Arizona.The social work program will be St. Scholastica’s first...

Posted on Monday, July 20, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

When Were Credit Cards Invented? A Complete History

Richard Toler, faculty in the Department of Business and Information Systems at MCC, is featured in CardHub’s recent study about the history of credit cards. When Were Credit Cards Invented_ A Complete History....

Posted on Thursday, July 16, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh