Courtney Guinn Pursuing Mesa D1 City Council Seat

Courtney Guinn is the third candidate to make a bid for Mesa's District 1 City Council seat, which will change hands when Councilman Dave Richins steps down next January.  The city has said...

Posted on Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

16 For '16: The Up-and-Coming Metro Phoenix Bands to Watch this Year

Local band Harrison Fjord is named one of the up-and-coming Phoenix metro bands. The bands began in the choir room at Chandler High School and most of them now attend Mesa Community College. 16 Metro Phoenix Bands...

Posted on Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

(3 topics on one AZ Republic page) Michael Crow Heads Search for Chancellor, Administrator Tapped for Interim, 8 Community Colleges Recognized Nationally

3 topics on one page in the AZ Republic: 1. A search committee co-chaired by Arizona State University  President Michael Crow plans to move fast to find a replacement for outgoing Maricopa...

Posted on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Community Colleges Cash in as College Costs Soar

As the cost of college continues to climb, students are looking for affordable options and Arizona’s community colleges are looking to cash in. The schools are attracting new students by being available 24/7...

Posted on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Community Colleges Power Up Video Game Programs

Mesa Community College near Phoenix, Arizona, gives game technology students "an introduction to game design, programming and content creation, with a focus on production," says occupational program...

Posted on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

The View from Arizona--Glasper Retirement

Rufus Glasper is retiring after 30 years as an administrator at Arizona's Maricopa Community College. He spoke about the evolution of two-year colleges, challenges in Arizona and Maricopa's future to Inside...

Posted on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh