Museum Exhibit Honors Inspiring Art Teachers

Five art teachers in metro Phoenix — including two from the Southeast Valley — who excel at applying those traits in their teaching are the subject of “Inspire,” an exhibition of artwork from...

Posted on Monday, September 23, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh

NSF Grant Advances Career and Educational Pathways in Geospatial Technology

Northern Arizona University has been awarded a $448,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to support career and educational pathways in geospatial technology. Through the Geospatial Connections Promoting...

Posted on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh

MCCCD to Add 360 Jobs to Aid Student Retention

The Maricopa County Community College District will hire about 360 new full-time faculty members over the next several years as a way to keep students from dropping out. Maricopa County Community Colleges to add 360...

Posted on Monday, September 16, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh

MCC Dental Program Seeks Dental Patients

Mesa Community College’s dental-hygiene program is looking for patients who have not received dental-hygiene care in at least three years to help students meet a requirement for challenging cases. Specifically...

Posted on Friday, September 13, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh

Hispanic Community Leader Luna Picked to Fill Mesa Council Vacancy

After the “gut-wrenching” process of whittling 17 qualified candidates down to one, the Mesa City Council has selected broadcast professional, teacher and Latino-community advocate David Luna to replace...

Posted on Friday, September 13, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh

Mesa Welcomes Other Higher-Learning Institutions

An Op-Ed submitted by Submitted by Shouan Pan, Mesa Community College president, and Patrick J. Burkhart, provost of MCC’s Red Mountain Campus and Downtown Center. As Mesa Community College prepares to...

Posted on Friday, September 13, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh