Renewing Higher Education's Mission of Democracy

While the Truman Commission stated that educating for democracy "should come first ... among the principal goals for higher education," today, society asks colleges and universities to prepare individuals for...

Posted on Monday, November 17, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

MCC's 'Hairspray' Has Firm Hold on Quality Theatre

(MCC) decided on the musical Hairspray to debut its spanking new Performing Arts Center last night. What a choice! Examiner's sneak peek tour last night of backstage dressing rooms while the...

Posted on Monday, November 17, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Universities are Taking Neighborhood Engagement to the Next Level

In this article about community engagement at universities, MCC is mentioned: "The nation’s two-year community colleges are also engaged in programs designed to directly address issues and problems...

Posted on Monday, November 17, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Coverage of MCC Performing Arts Center

Mesa Community College (MCC) will host an Open House in celebration of the completion of its new 462-seat Performing Arts Center (PAC). The free event is open to the public and will be held on Saturday, October 25 from...

Posted on Thursday, November 13, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Sister Act Headlines ASU Women's Basketball Season

The sister era is dawning for Arizona State women's basketball. Peace Amukamara is in this season, reuniting with her sister, Promise, a senior.  Peace, coming off a national junior-college title at...

Posted on Thursday, November 13, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Glass Sculptures at Mesa Artist's Show

Artists at the show include Susan Canasi, a former Mesa Community College art teacher. Mesa_Independent_20141112_A02_0.pdf

Posted on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh