Tempe Native Competes for Spain in Olympic Decathlon

12 News reporter Monique Griego reports, "On the track of Mesa Community College is where Coach Steve Jacobs first planted a seed that would grow into an Olympic dream for MCC alum Pau Tonnesen." Tempe native...

Posted on Friday, August 19, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

STEP Program Participant Now Ivy-Bound

The AZ Informant reports that Mesa Community College Professor Dr. Karen Hardin developed an academic enrichment program in which students reach academic accomplishments in higher learning institutions. One student...

Posted on Thursday, August 18, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Undergrads Overcome Adversity to Achieve Success at ASU

ASU tells the story of three remarkable undergraduates at Arizona State University who have persevered in the face of adversity – breaking cultural barriers, overcoming learning deficiencies and resolving...

Posted on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Mike Crotty Paul Brewer Quintet Celebrates Music of Thad Jones

axs.com reports that The Mike Crotty/Paul Brewer Quintet intends on playing the best of Thad Jones tunes this Saturday, (Aug. 6) at 7:30 p.m., at The Nash in Phoenix. Paul Brewer is a multi-instrumental player, an...

Posted on Monday, August 15, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Getting to Know Ted Gremmel

inMaricopa.com reports that MCC alum Ted Gremmel is a Republican candidate for Pinal County Treasurer who has worked for the sheriff’s office and the county attorney’s office. He is in a primary race agains...

Posted on Friday, August 12, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Asperger's Diagnosis at 18 is Life Changing--In a Good Way

Raising AZ Kids reports how Niya Stephenson, now an MCC student, was diagnosed as having Asperger’s syndrome at age 18. Aspergers.pdf

Posted on Friday, August 12, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh