Media Coverage

New Frontiers Lifelong Learning Open House

Published Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Information about New Frontiers Lifelong Learning Open House NewFrontiers.pdf

District Can't Find Spanish Teacher

Published Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Payson Unified School District board members expressed amazement that the district can’t find a qualified Spanish teacher. As a stopgap measure, Superintendent Greg Wyman at a meeting on Monday asked the board to make an agreement with Mesa Community College Distance Learning. District can’t find Spanish teacher _ Payson Roundup - Payson, AZ.pdf

Coverage of "Community College Program Leads to High-Paying Jobs"

Published Monday, January 19, 2015

Enrollment is growing at the Arizona Advanced Manufacturing Institute (AzAMI) at Mesa Community College. It was started by aerospace companies in the Valley because they needed more skilled employees. "I have employers contacting me almost daily asking me who's your next guy and when are they ready," said Joe Martinez with Mesa Community College. Yahoo News, Phillipines (link),  Community college program leads to high-paying jobs _ Watch the video - Yahoo News Philippines.pdf AZFamily Video...

Evelyn Plantillas Celebrates Golden Anniversary as MCC Student

Published Wednesday, January 14, 2015

MCC alum Evelyn Plantillas tells her story of the beginnings of MCC for the AZ Informant. AZInformant Evelyn Plantillas 11.14.15.pdf

MCC's Human Trafficking Awareness on Maricopa Now

Published Tuesday, January 13, 2015

MCC's Human Trafficking Awareness event covered on Maricopa Now: minute 4:35:

Mesa Honors the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Published Monday, January 12, 2015

The Mayor of Mesa and a Grammy nominated jazz artist are both part of the events in the City of Mesa to remember the leadership and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The events are organized by the Mesa Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee and will be held from Saturday, Jan. 17 through Martin Luther King (MLK) Day Monday, Jan. 19. The Veora E. Johnson Educator of the Year Award will be presented to Mona Scott, a professor at Mesa Community College, along with scholarships to...

Rosie on the House: Tree Questions

Published Saturday, January 10, 2015

Peter Conden talks about tree landscaping on KTAR's Rosie on the House.

MCC Boasts 2 in Prestigious Carson School

Published Saturday, January 10, 2015

The current prides of the Mesa Community College Theatre Department are Janae Dunn and Marissa Salazar, who have been accepted to the Johnny Carson School. This particular academic institution is not, as it turns out, where students learn to pantomime golf swings or deliver oneliners in a turban. It is, rather, The Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film, a prestigious department of the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, named for one of that university’s more famous alumni. Dunn and Salazar...

Coverage of Obama's Community College Proposal

Published Friday, January 9, 2015

MCC is featured during coverage of Obama's Community College Proposal. MCC students and Rufus Glasper  are interviewed:  AZCentral, MCC's Martin Cordova interviewed: AZCentral, Channel 12 Obama's Community Colleg Proposal.pdf;      Link with video. AZ Family, MCC nursing student interviewed: What Obama's community college proposal could mean for Arizona _ azfamily.pdf;   KPHO, Rufus Glasper comments: President's plan for free community college could cost AZ - CBS 5 - KPHO.pdf;    Link ...

Coverage of Fiesta Bowl Junior College

Published Wednesday, January 7, 2015

 San Bernardino Valley College defeated Mesa Community College, 65-59, in the championship game of the Mesa Community College’s Fiesta Bowl Junior College Shootout in Mesa, Arizona on Monday. Press Enterprise;   AREA COLLEGES_ UCR women beat Brown.pdf Central Arizona defeated Monroe, New York, 68-64 on Monday night in the third-place game of the Fiesta Bowl Junior College Shootout at Mesa Community College. Area Sports Roundup, Casa Grande Dispatch;    Area Sports Roundup, 12_30_14 -...