15 Things to Do this Fall for a Successful School Year

"Showing up for class and taking notes is only half a loaf of [the college] experience," says Patrick Burkhart, provost of Mesa Community College in Mesa, Arizona. Burkhart is quoted in an article about how...

Posted on Friday, August 14, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Tricia Melfy Named Head Volleyball Coach

The University of Minnesota, Morris has announced the hiring of Tricia Melfy as head volleyball coach. Melfy comes to Morris with 17 years of volleyball coaching experience at the high school, community college, club...

Posted on Friday, August 14, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Coverage of Free Workshop Helps Students Navigate College Process

 The first workshop of the 2015-16 college prep workshop series will be held from 10 a.m. to noon this Saturday, Aug. 15 at the Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Rd.  The City of Tempe has partnered...

Posted on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

(Coverage of) Officials: College Should be Option for all Mesa Students

The City of Mesa -- in partnership with Mesa Public Schools and Mesa Community College — opened the Mesa Counts on College Access Center to help bridge the education chasm. The center at 635 E. Broadway...

Posted on Monday, August 10, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Mesa College Partners with Private School

A public-private college partnership between Mesa Community College and The College of St. Scholastica is expected to strengthen the presence of the private college within the largest community college district in...

Posted on Monday, August 10, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Mesa Students Push for Transgender Bathrooms

There's push on the Mesa Community College campus to try and make the transgendered community feel more comfortable when it comes to a basic need: Using a restroom. Mesa students push for transgender bathrooms on...

Posted on Friday, August 7, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh