Media Coverage

CCI Alumnus Wins Prestigious Photography Award

Published Friday, March 31, 2017

Congratulations, Fajar! The Community College Initiative Program reports: "While participating in the Community College Initiative (CCI) Program, participants learn how to build technical skills in applied fields and enhance their leadership capabilities, but they also have to learn how to advocate for themselves and their skills when they return to their home countries after their exchange year...

Community Colleges, Industry to Collaborate on Manufacturing and Technology Curriculum

Published Wednesday, March 29, 2017

KJZZ reports on manufacturing curriculum collaboration that includes MCC. Manufacturing Collaboration.pdf

Best Kept Secret in Mesa: MCC's Rose Garden Offers Respite

Published Tuesday, March 28, 2017 interviews Marylou Coffman about the Rose Garden at MCC, calling it Mesa's Best Kept Secret. Rose Garden MyNewsMesa.pdf

MCC Achieves High Ranking in International Education

Published Monday, March 27, 2017 reports that Mesa Community College receives high rankings in the 2016 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange published by the Institute of International Education. MCC achieves high rankings in international education - MyNewsMesa.pdf

Best Online Associate Degree Programs Ranked by

Published Friday, March 24, 2017

University Chronicle reports on Best Online Associate Degree Programs. MCC is on the list. Best Online Associate Degree Programs Ranked by AccreditedSchoolsOnline.pdf

Why I Teach, Daniel Hurst

Published Friday, March 24, 2017

MCC welding instructor Daniel Hurst is featured in AZCentral's "Why I Teach" series. No pdf available. Link: AZCentral

Online Communications Degrees

Published Thursday, March 23, 2017

The Center for Online Education interviews Manuel Romero, who received his associate degree at Mesa Community College in Mesa, Arizona and soon after he earned a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona. He is now employed at BMCC as Executive Director of Public Affairs.  Online Communications Degrees.pdf

What is the State of Higher Education in Mesa, Gilbert?

Published Monday, March 20, 2017

The Arizona Republic quotes MCC interim president Sasan Poureetezadi in an article on higher education in Mesa and Gilbert. "We see Mesa Community College as an integral part of the success of the East Valley and Maricopa County as a whole," he said. What is the state of higher education in Mesa, Gilbert_.pdf

Mesa Program Empty Bowls Raises Money to Fight Hunger

Published Thursday, March 16, 2017

Homelessness on community college campuses is a bigger problem in our country than we may have known, reports KJZZ, in a report that quotes MCC art professor Linda Speranza. Mesa Program Empty Bowls Raises Money To Fight Hunger _ KJZZ.pdf

Mesa Public Schools, MCC will offer college advisors

Published Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The East Valley Tribune reports that Mesa Public Schools and Mesa Community College are partnering to increase attainment of post-secondary credentials. Six Mesa high schools will have a full-time MCC college advisor on site to assist students beginning this fall. Community Briefs _ Our Community _ eastvalleytribune.pdf and My News Mesa