Media Coverage

Mesa Dancer, 21, Waits for New Heart

Published Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Congestive heart failure is not something commonly associated with young, otherwise healthy dancers, but here sits MCC dancer Mia Welch, waiting; she’s waiting for a heart. Mesa dancer, 21, waits for new heart - East Valley Tribune_ East Valley Local News.pdf    

Vote Like Your Life Depends on It

Published Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Vote Like Your Life Depends on It, It Actually Does Article by Danny White Article not online. Contact IA for clipping.

4th University Joins Downtown Mesa College Initiative

Published Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Mesa has secured a fourth liberal arts college for a planned higher education center that’s set to open downtown in the fall of 2013.

Learning Networking Skills Proves Vital to Grads Job Search

Published Monday, July 9, 2012

Justin Decker and Dana Yanch are Mesa Community College graduates who have found that networking—on both the technical and personal sides—has resulted in lucrative career opportunities within east Valley companies.

How Mesa Became a College Town

Published Monday, July 9, 2012

The idea was to take a sprawling desert suburb, better known for senior-living trailer parks than for schools, and retrofit it with the kinds of colleges that sprang up in America's older regions, decades or even centuries ago.

Burkhart Appointed Community College Provost

Published Friday, July 6, 2012

Burkhart Appointed Community College Provost

Best of Local Events: Planetarium

Published Thursday, July 5, 2012

Best of Local Events: Planetarium Article not online. Contact IA for clipping.

MCC STEP Program Visits Carver Museum

Published Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Students enrolled in the MCC summer academic enrichment program known as STEP ventured from the classroom of text books and theory to walk the actual halls, engage former students and gain a first- hand experience of the school for Colored children which was later renamed George Washington Carver High.

MCC's Federal Work-Study Fair Video on Maricopa Now

Published Sunday, July 1, 2012

MCC’s Federal Work-Study Fair is highlighted. (minue 21.20)

Interview with Dr. Rufus Glasper

Published Sunday, July 1, 2012

Glasper shares his vision for strong leadership and disruptive innovation as he discusses the challenges and opportunities faced by his community college system.

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