Maricopa Community Colleges Allocate $1.4 Million in State Funding to Further Strenghten "STEM" and Workforce Education

As part of the State's FY 2015 budget, the Maricopa Community Colleges received $1.4 million to bolster educational efforts in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) and Workforce areas. This additional...

Posted on Thursday, July 10, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer

City Boys Grab US Scholarship

Two International students — Girish V and Mahesh Andani — will fly to the US on a fully-paid scholarship to do a one-year certificate programme in Business Management/Administration and Early Child Education...

Posted on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Gearhead2, The story of MCC Welding Grad Nyki Robinette

Fueled by her passion for vintage cars, Nyki Robinette is learning to repair and fix new and old hot rods, with her daughter! Seeing the sparks fly, Nyki was trained in the welding program at MCC and now...

Posted on Tuesday, July 1, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

MCCCD Receives STEM Funding

The Maricopa County Community College District has been awarded $1.4 million for STEM programs.  $400,000 will go to Mesa Community College for 3-D printing and manufacturing programs. Maricopa County community...

Posted on Tuesday, July 1, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Work Stories: Arick Dombrowski and a Mortician's Outlook on Life

Arick Dombrowski is a 34-year-old funeral director at Johnson’s Mortuary in Yuma.  Dombrowski is a native of Somerton, Arizona and attended Yuma’s Cibola High School before going on to get his mortuary...

Posted on Monday, June 30, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Mesa Community College students receive writing awards

Mesa Community College students Bill Alewyn and David Klose received awards at the annual Student Literary Competition hosted by the League of Innovation. The competition was open to nationwide community college...

Posted on Monday, June 23, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer