Media Coverage

Coverage: Apple launches one-year app curriculum for college students

Published Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Arizona Republic/azcentral.com reports MCC is one of six community college systems — and the only one in Arizona — chosen by Apple to begin offering its app development curriculum. Arizona Republic/azcentral 5/24/17 MCC was also mentioned in the following: MCC Among Community Colleges to be First to Offer Apple Curriculum (My News Mesa) Apple launches app development curriculum for high...

MCC Student Proposes Cube Satellite Project

Published Sunday, May 21, 2017

The East Valley Tribune features a cube satellite project proposal created by MCC Electronics Technology student Lennon Brugada. If funded, the satellite could be launched by an independent launch facility. ELE263-Blum-Cube-Sat-Article.pdf

Aquaponics

Published Friday, May 19, 2017

A report on aquaponics with mention of MCC's class taught by Dr. Brooks ran on KAET PBS on 5/19.  Video unavailable.

2017 MCC Graduation Coverage

Published Friday, May 19, 2017

Coverage of MCC 2017 Graduation from My News Mesa and other outlets. Graduation 2017 Speakers.pdf and Graduation Graduation Facts.pdf and St. Scholastica to Celebrate First AZ Graduates at MCC St. Scholastica to celebrate first Arizona graduates at MCC - MyNewsMesa.pdf

AAEC Early College High School Being Built in Mesa

Published Friday, May 19, 2017

Phoenix Business Journal reports that AAEC Early College High Schools is building a $7 million campus next to Mesa Community College. Charter School.pdf

Football Programs at Four Maricopa Community College Should be Cut

Published Saturday, May 13, 2017

KTAR and multiple outlets report that a task force that reviewed 10 schools’ athletics programs has recommended four Arizona community colleges cut football, including MCC. Athletics Programs.pdf

Are College Students Dealing with Hunger, Housing and Homelessness Being Helped

Published Friday, May 12, 2017

A new report by the research group Wisconsin HOPE Lab suggests that basic needs security for college students are not being met, but MCC’s staff says otherwise. MCC's Landon Kea, Nedd Anderson, Beth Ann Wright, Aron Mixson and Linda Speranza are quoted. Food Insecurity.pdf

Mesa Community College Children’s Center’s Curriculum Focuses on Each Child’s Needs

Published Monday, May 8, 2017

The Mesa Independent features an article on the Mesa Community College Children’s Center, which has been recognized for providing quality early childhood education in Mesa. Mesa Community College Children’s Center's curriculum focuses on each child's needs - Mesa Independent _ Mesa Independent.pdf

Roses Show Off Spring Colors at Mesa Community College

Published Wednesday, May 3, 2017

The East Valley Tribune features the Rose Garden at Mesa Community College, an East Valley showplace for the flowers and the largest rose garden in the Southwest. Tribune Rose Garden.pdf

Barragan Balances Life, School, Baseball at MCC

Published Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Mesa Community College student and baseball player Alfonso Barragan is profiled in this Sporting Nation story.  MCC coach Anthony Cirelli is quoted. Sporting Nation.pdf

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