Media Coverage

Mayors Disability Awards

Published Tuesday, May 7, 2013

MCC's Ted Telepak honored at Mayors Disability Awards. Mayors Disability Awards _ Tempe Community Council.pdf

Colleges Announce Commencement Speakers

Published Tuesday, May 7, 2013

MCC announces Commencement Speaker Maria Hesse: Commencement speakers _ Inside Higher Ed.pdf

Arizona Manufacturers Work to Close Skills Gap

Published Monday, May 6, 2013

Together with Maricopa Community College, manufacturing companies use an age-old idea to pay students to go to school and to work at the same time.

Community Colleges to Cut Hours of 1,300 to Avoid Paying Benefits

Published Monday, May 6, 2013

The Maricopa Community Colleges are cutting 1,300 temporary workers back to less than 25 hours a week in an effort to avoid $13 million in additional health insurance costs. CommunityCollegestoCutHoursof1,300toAvoidPayingBenefits.pdf

Wise Move on Offering "Dreamers" In-State Tuition

Published Wednesday, May 1, 2013

The Maricopa County Community College District has presented a fascinating argument for allowing a handful of Dream Act kids to pay in-state tuition: It’s legal. That is the argument the district has presented to Attorney General Tom Horne, who has resisted President Obama’s executive order last August authorizing temporary work permits for certain young people illegally brought into the U.S. as children. Wise move on offering 'dreamers' in-state tuition.pdf

Festival of the Arts on Maricopa NewsLog

Published Monday, April 29, 2013

Coverage of MCC's Festival of the Arts on Maricopa NewsLog.

Former Mesa Resident Honored in Illustrator Contest

Published Thursday, April 25, 2013

Former Mesa resident and MCC graduate Tiffany England, who now lives in Los Angeles, was one of 12 illustrators honored for their work in the Ron Hubbard Illustrators of the Future Contest at the 29th annual L. Ron Hubbard Achievement Awards. Former Mesa resident honored in illustrator contest.pdf

1,300 Special Olympians Expected at Summer Games

Published Thursday, April 25, 2013

More than 1,300 athletes ages 8 through adult are competing in the Special Olympics Arizona Summer Games at Mesa Community College. Special Olympians expected at Games.pdf

MCC Grad Takes Her Thrifty Designs to Big Apple

Published Wednesday, April 24, 2013

MCC student Vara Ayanna Johnson has been lucky enough to find her calling in life and works everyday to make her dreams a reality and spread her life’s mantra to whoever will listen. Mesa Community College Graduate Takes Her Thrifty Designs to the Big Apple - Student Life - eCollege Times - Arizona State University.pdf

Maricopa Community Colleges to Limit Hours of Temp Workers and Adjuncts

Published Wednesday, April 24, 2013

About 1,300 temporary workers and part-time instructors with the Maricopa County Community College District have learned their hours will be strictly limited starting in July. Officials said the cuts will help the district comply with the Obama Administration’s Health Care Reform Act.  temporary workers and adjunct instructors _ KJZZ.pdf

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