Media Coverage

Designing an Amusement Park Ride

Published Friday, May 20, 2016

MCC math instructor Rolando Robles was published in the National Council of Teachers in Mathematics about his research into STEM activities that allow students to creatively explore problem solving. Amusement Park Design.pdf

New Frontiers Newsletter Summer 2016

Published Wednesday, May 18, 2016

New Frontiers newsletter stated that members helped with MCC student registration, Empty Bowls and two MCC Student Open House events, totaling 500 volunteer hours to the college. Compressed Summer Newsletter.pdf

5 Million-Dollar Man: Alphagraphics Owner's Fundraising Work Benefits MCC

Published Thursday, May 12, 2016

Arizona Republic article on Steve Adams, owner of an Alphagraphics franchise, who prides himself in community engagement, serving on boards for area nonprofits and educational institutions. In the past few years, he took on the task of helping to raise more than $5 million for Mesa Community College. 5 Million-Dollar Man.pdf

Mesa Chamber Hands Out Awards

Published Tuesday, May 10, 2016

The East Valley Tribune reported that the Mesa Chamber of Commerce announced Business of the Year awards at its annual Leadership Awards Dinner at the Hilton Phoenix/Mesa. MCC Professor Andrew T. Holycross was named Professor of the Year. In addition, Kasandra Zapien of Mountain View High School was chosen Student of the Year, an award sponsored by MCC. In Case...

What's Trending: 3 Reasons to Fall in Love with Tiny Objects

Published Tuesday, May 10, 2016

A stroll through social media shows we're becoming more and more smitten with tiny things like food, houses and hobbies, according to The List TV Show @abc15. Bradley Hasemeyer and MCC Psychology Professor, Dr. Derek Borman, have three reasons we're intoxicated by the itsy-bitsy. What's Trending: 3 Reasons to Fall in Love with...

Briana Hughes Makes Honor List at MCC

Published Monday, May 9, 2016

The Daily Courier reports that Briana Hughes, of Prescott, was on the President’s Honor List for the fall semester at Mesa Community College last semester with a 4.0 GPA. She is studying Mortuary Science at Mesa and will be graduating on May 7, 2016 from Yavapai College with an A.A. degree and on May 13 from Mesa C.C. with her A.A. degree in Mortuary Science. She...

Tucson Art Institute's Closure to Limit Local Choices in Fashion Design

Published Monday, May 9, 2016

Arizona Sonora News announced that the impending closure of the Art Institute of Tucson will make it more difficult locally for students to pursue fashion design at a higher educational level. "Closure would leave Pima Community College in Tucson, the Art Institute of Phoenix, Phoenix College and Mesa Community College as the only schools left in the state with...

AZ-TV 7 Cable 13 Coverage of Performing Arts Center Concert

Published Monday, May 9, 2016

AZ-TV 7 Cable 13 coverage of free performance on Wednesday, May 11 at 7:30 at MCC's Performing Arts Center with Harrison Fjord, Sounds of the Mouth and Alpin Hong. 

10 Websites for Finding College Funds

Published Friday, May 6, 2016

AZ Republic article recommends 10 websites to look for college funding. MCC financial aid specialist Juan Carlos Sanchez is interviewed.  10 websites for finding college funds.pdf

3 Ways to Boost Your Brain Power with MCC RM Prof Derek Borman

Published Friday, May 6, 2016

3 Ways to Boost Your Brain Power with MCC RM Prof Derek Borman, Ph.D @abc15 via The List Show TV.