Media Coverage

CRIT’s Mitchell named Miss Indian Arizona for 2019-20

Published Tuesday, October 15, 2019 reports the Colorado River Indian Tribe's Audriana Mitchell was named "Miss Indian Arizona 2019-20" on Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Chandler Center for the Performing Arts. Mitchell is currently enrolled at MCC and serves as a the school's Intertribal Student Organization president. More Information Here

Pastel Society honors Mesa artist’s painting

Published Sunday, October 13, 2019

The East Valley Tribune reports Allen Garns, art instructor at MCC, has just been honored by the Pastel Society. “This was a small and rather quiet piece. Each year, many of the paintings in this show are often large and much more intense color – a common quality in pastel painting. So, I was especially surprised and honored to be chosen for this award,” Garns said . Also quoted in the article is Gingher Leyendecker who is a chair of the MCC Art Department. “We are proud that he has been...

Cost of college went down for all students at Mesa Community College

Published Thursday, October 10, 2019

AZ Business Daily reports on the lowering of in state tuition for MCC during the 2018-2019 semesters. Article Here

Preparing students for college, career

Published Monday, October 7, 2019

NearbyNews highlights an MCC collaboration with Mesa Public Schools piloting iOS development curriculum at Mesa, Skyline, Superstition and Westwood high schools and the East Valley Academy. Article here

DJ Class on 3TV & CBS 5—Arizona’s Family

Published Wednesday, October 2, 2019

MCC's DJ Class appeared on 3TV & CBS 5—Arizona’s Family, with reporter Javier Soto and Ian Schwartz. Video: Photo:

Chandler designer ready for Phoenix Fashion Week

Published Friday, September 20, 2019

SanTan Sun News featured an article in which award-winning designer Nicole WIllis mentioned MCC professor Lori Laing.

America's longest war left this veteran wounded, jailed, scarred — but unbroken

Published Friday, September 20, 2019

Veteran with PTSD talks about his war experience and the support system for wounded warriors at MCC, which provided a note-taker when his hands were swollen and taped. Published in The Arizona Republic. Veteran with PTSD says Iraq, Afghanistan wars left him scarred but unbroken _ Integrity Garage Doors Phoenix - Integrity Garage Door Tim Canfield Owner.pdf

Hall of Famer credits Coolidge for part of his successful coaching career

Published Wednesday, September 11, 2019

This Coolidge Examiner article features MCC alumnus Bill Morgan who is being inducted into the Coolidge High School Hall of Fame on Sept. 20.

Celebrating Veterinary Technicians: Animal Nurses

Published Tuesday, September 10, 2019

The September/October edition of Phoenix Dog Magazine features the MCC Veterinary Technician program and quotes by Dr. Kimberly Focht. PDM - Vet Technicians (Sept_Oct).pdf

TruWest and Mesa Community College join up for first-year student program

Published Monday, September 9, 2019

Chamber Business News reported on the collaboration between TruWest Credit Union and MCC, including the $25,000 donated to MCC's First Year Experience program. Chamber Business News Article