For 11th Year, Avnet to Award $30,000 in Scholarships at Annual Avnet Tech Games

Teams of college students from Arizona’s universities, community colleges and technical schools will gather for the 11th annual Avnet Tech Games to compete in computer configuration, data analytics,...

Posted on Monday, March 21, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Coverage of Baseball Star Kris Bryant Pranks a College Team as ‘The Transfer’

Chicago Cubs star Kris Bryant paired up with Red Bull to prank the Mesa Community College baseball team by posing as a European transfer student ready to poach at-bats from the Thunderbirds....

Posted on Monday, March 21, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Guitar Building Institute at Mesa Community College starts March 14

The National STEM Guitar Project will host a Guitar Building Institute at Mesa Community College March 14-18.  The five-day educator/student institute combines instructional activities and training on science...

Posted on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Students Ages 4 and Older Can Go to ‘Camp’ at Maricopa Community Colleges this Summer

From life skills and performing arts to Kid’s College and STEM in Spanish, students ages 4 and older can go to “camp” at Maricopa Community Colleges this summer. Registration started March 7 for 30...

Posted on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Mesa and Touring Art Exhibit Create Duet Between Creative Expression and Community

The touring art exhibit "Play me, I'm Yours" has united the talents of artists from around the globe, making its most recent stop in Mesa, where it showcases a wide array of artistic perspectives from...

Posted on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Education News, Arizona Daily Star Auto-Repair Contest

Students from four Southern Arizona schools will compete in the 2016 Arizona High School Auto Challenge next month. Juniors and seniors from Flowing Wells, Marana, Mountain View and Safford high schools qualified for...

Posted on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh