Bacteria found in Mesa flood water

MCC Biotechnology Director Stan Kikkert told CBS5 that he found thousands of different types of bacteria in a sample of run-off flood water following the recent storm. Excerpt: "We see lots and lots of...

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer

Coverage of Mesa Community College Urban Horticulture and Agribusiness Program Awarded EPA Environmental Education Grant

Excerpt: The Urban Horticulture and Agribusiness program at Mesa Community College (MCC), in partnership with the Roosevelt School District and RighTrac, Inc., received a two-year...

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer

New local business providing princesses for parties

Excerpt: Giving children the experience of meeting their favorite fairy-tale characters no longer has to be a vacation. Spoonful of Sugar Events makes it possible to have princesses right at your doorstep. Spoonful of...

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer

College athletics deliver many off-field benefits

Excerpt of letter to the editor by Wayne Block, MCC SID: "My school, Mesa Community College, and, I am sure, Phoenix College and all junior colleges in Arizona have dozens of athletes who were in the top 10...

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer

Storm chaser to speak at Mesa Community College

Storm chaser Reed Timmer will speak about his experiences at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at MCC. Mr. Timmer is one of a few to document an F5 tornado as well as Hurricane Katrina, according to a press release. 

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer

MCC dental hygiene program seeks patients

The dental hygiene program at MCC is seeking patients who have not received entail care in three or more years to participate in its clinical education program.  Mesa Community College dental hygiene program seeks...

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer