Media Coverage

Valley journalist found second chance at MCC

Published Monday, March 26, 2018

Phoenix Magazine reports on Joe Watson, who took his first journalism class at MCC and found his second chance. Bad Beat _ People.pdf

Coverage: Immigration poem wins Mesa Community College student a trip to national competition

Published Monday, March 26, 2018

AZFamily and Cronkite News reports on MCC student Jacobo Perez and his award-winning, original poem “How to Cross the Border Illegally or How to Make Tamales de Rajas.” Valley college student wins district-wide competition with immigration poem _ Cronkite News.pdf

Coverage: 'Get Some Shade' Fashion Show at MCC

Published Thursday, March 22, 2018

Phoenix Business Journal reports Mesa Community College and the Salt River Project paired together to create "shade" fashion. ABC15 News reports on the SRP/Mesa Community College's 'Get Some Shade' Fashion Show hosted by the college's Design program. ABC15 News at 11am - 'Get Some Shade' fashion show.pdf AZFamily reports on MCC students as they challenge to make art out of shade screens. Read the full SRP press release.

7th Annual MCC Festival of the Arts

Published Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Mesa Chamber of Commerce reports on Mesa Community College as they invite the community to attend the 7th Annual Festival of the Arts in a celebration of student artists, musicians, poets, storytellers, dancers, and theatre performers. 7th Annual MCC Festival of the Arts - Mesa Chamber of Commerce, AZ.pdf

MCC celebrates 350th internship to Disney College Program

Published Tuesday, March 20, 2018

AZFamily reports MCC as they celebrate their 350th internship to the Disney College Program. MCC celebrates 350th internship to Disney College Program - MyNewsMesa.com_.pdf

College Connect partners with MCC

Published Tuesday, March 20, 2018

MyLocalNews Arizona reports on College Connect as they host a free workshop on Saturday, April 7 that will focus on high school transition for eighth graders and a summer job and volunteer fair for high school students. One of the partners is Mesa Community College. Free College Connect workshop on Saturday, April 7_ Topics include summer jobs fair, info for eighth graders - Arizona News.pdf

Increasing psychological and physical fidelity in patient simulation

Published Monday, March 19, 2018

The MCC Immersive Total Patient Management Experience (ITPME) is featured in the Winter 2018 Education Update/Domain3, the official membership publication of the National Association of EMS Educators (NAEMSE). Authored by Sean Newton, BS, NRP; Charles A. Finch, D.O., FACOEP; and Lisa M. Newton RN, MSN, of MCC's Department of EMS/Fire Science, the article explains the premise of ITPME and how the cost-effective, cross-disciplinary, interprofessional medical simulation combines the strengths and...

MCC students earn awards and recognitions at KCACTF Regional Festival

Published Wednesday, March 14, 2018

The Mesa Chamber of Commerce reports on the several MCC students that were honored at the KCACTF Festival for their Theatre and Art works. MCC students earn awards and recognitions at KCACTF Regional Festival - Mesa Chamber of Commerce, AZ.pdf

How to Make the Most of Your College Career Center

Published Monday, March 12, 2018

U.S. News & World Report encourages students to take advantage of college career center help prior to graduation.  Excerpt: Experts at American University, the University of Notre Dame and Mesa Community College, plus an Ernst & Young hiring manager who recruits on university campuses, spoke to U.S. News to offer their best advice for how to make the most out of the college career center. ..."A lot of times students come to college thinking, 'I want to have a job where I make a lot of...

Turning Around an Enrollment Decline

Published Friday, March 9, 2018

When MCC needed to crank up enrollment retention, it turned to an outside company for help. The result was striking.  Campus Technology, March_April 2018.pdf