Featured Alumni Events & News

Explore what's happening at MCC. The Alumni News section is a collection of events, stories and news of interest to alumni, and includes the Alumni & Friends newsletter. It also features MCC's most recent press releases and media coverage.


Featured Event

Salt River Landfill Recycling Tour at Salt River Landfill
February 9, 2018
1:30 – 4:00 pm

Yep, we’re going to the dump. Join us as we tour the Recycling facility at the Salt River Landfill, the facility that handles the waste from MCC and many East Valley cities. This interesting and informative tour will change the way you think about waste.

You will NOT get dirty on this tour, and you will be in an air conditioned setting almost the entire time.


  • Due to limited parking at the Salt River Landfill, all tour participants must agree to meet at MCC’s Southern and Dobson Campus and ride in an MCC Van.

  • All tour participants must sign general assumption of risk/ release of liability forms for the Maricopa Community Colleges and Salt River Landfill before departing for the tour.


1:30        Check in and submit required release forms

1:40        Depart MCC Southern and Dobson Campus, 1833 W. Southern Ave, Mesa, AZ

2:00        Tour Recycling Facility at Salt River Landfill (approximately 1.5 hours)

3:30        Depart Salt River Landfill

4:00        Estimated arrival at MCC

Click here to register for the tour.


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Alumni Media Coverage

MCC’s alumni are leaders in their professions and communities. Check out their latest headlines from local and national media outlets. If you or a fellow alum is featured in the news, we’d like to know.

Send the information to marcy.snitzer@mesacc.edu.

Alumnus blazes a trail for higher education

Published Tuesday, December 12, 2017

MCC alumna found calling to help others

Published Monday, December 11, 2017

MCC alumnus volunteers as cross-country coach

Published Wednesday, November 8, 2017

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Check Out Our Archived Alumni & Friends Newsletters

MCC's Alumni & Friends newsletter is published three times year and distributed to more than 50,000 people in print and online. A Publication of the Mesa Community College Alumni Association.

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