Mesa Remembers Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., with Several Special Events

MCC President Dr. Shouan Pan and four MCC students will be recognized as the City of Mesa remembers the leadership and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with several celebrations. The events are organized by the...

Posted on Friday, January 15, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

The World's First Aquaponics Documentary Film Planned

Karney Hatch, director of “Plant This Movie”, and Maribou Latour, host and creator of the Visonary Aquaponics podcast, are teaming up to make a documentary about aquaponics around the world. They will visit...

Posted on Monday, January 11, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Boys & Girls Club Program Prepares Teens for Life after High School

Article about the Be Great Graduate program at Boys & Girls Club, a college prep/readiness course for underprivileged teens. Student Vanessa Hernandez mentions MCC as a college option. Boys and Girls Club.pdf

Posted on Thursday, January 7, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Coverage of New Degree Program Prepares Students for Careers in Sustainable Agriculture

Beginning with the spring 2016 semester Mesa Community College will offer an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Sustainable Agriculture, the first of its kind in Arizona.  East Valley Tribune link - ...

Posted on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 by Dawn Zimmer

New Frontiers Newsletter

New Frontiers newsletter notes the NF increase in MCC student scholarships from three $1000, to five $1000 scholarships for 2015-16. Also, the Office of Community Partnerships with Pat Esparza and Neva Hansen will...

Posted on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Letter: Arizona must hate working-class students

Letter to the editor: "It must be tough to be a poor, working-class student attending college in Arizona. Little attention seems to be paid to the dramatic cuts made to higher education in both community colleges...

Posted on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh