Media Coverage

Giles bullish on better educated citizenry

Published Sunday, February 9, 2020

Dr. Lori Berquam, MCC interim president, is quoted in this article about the development of a Mesa College Promise program. Giles bullish on better educated citizenry.pdf

MCC announces education veteran as interim president

Published Saturday, February 8, 2020

The Wranlger News reports on Dr. Lori Berquam's appointment as interim president of Mesa Community College. Article Link PDF Link

Converted garage new home to the artistry of ceramics

Published Saturday, February 8, 2020

The Wrangler News reports Sandra Luehrsen of Mesa Community College will be one of the artists and teachers performing at the ASU art museum's Ceramic Studio Tour. Link to webpage PDF link

New Mesa program helps pay for college tuition

Published Thursday, February 6, 2020

Dr. Lori Berquam discusses the Mesa College Promise in this ABC 15 report. MCC Student Life representative Erick Tanchez shares student perspectives on paying for college. New Mesa program helps pay for college tuition.pdf

New campaign gives Mesa residents the chance to attend college for free

Published Wednesday, February 5, 2020

This azfamily news story features the announcement of the Mesa College Promise and features MCC. New campaign gives Mesa residents the chance to attend college for free | State of Arizona Schools |.pdf

Mesa mayor unveils plan for free community college tuition

Published Tuesday, February 4, 2020

KTAR reports Mesa Mayor John Giles unveiled the Mesa College Promise, making MCC tuition free for eligible students graduating from local high schools.

Embedded high school advisors provide students with a customized, one-stop enrollment experience

Published Monday, February 3, 2020

The League for Innovation in the Community College features the MCC embedded high school advisor program in this month's Member Spotlight.

Dr. Lori Berquam selected Mesa Community College interim president

Published Thursday, January 30, 2020

The Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent reports on Dr. Lori Berquam being selected as MCC's interim president.

AI’s role in hiring, recruitment

Published Sunday, January 26, 2020

Jennifer Dame of Apple Education mentions a cohort of MCC students who developed an app to help students identify resources in her interview with Community College Daily. AI's role in hiring, recruitment – Community College Daily.pdf

Carlile truckers named among best in Alaska

Published Friday, January 24, 2020

Former MCC student Michael Brad Hinkes earned place 14th place at the National Truck Driving Championships in Pittsburgh last summer. His story is featured in this People of Saltchuk article.