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.  League for Innovation in the...

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

Palo Verde Chapter SAR January Meeting

The January speaker for the Palo Verde Chapter of SAR is Theo Heap, a "Man for All Seasons" at Mesa Community College. Beginning in 1965, he was Athletic Director and Associate Dean of Students for 10...

Posted on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Barmettler Chosen as First Benedictine-Mesa Soccer Coach Ever

Benedictine University at Mesa is proud to announce the appointment of Tim Barmettler as the first-ever head men's and women's soccer coach at the University. Barmettler's most recent coaching stop was...

Posted on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

A Departing Chancellor Reflects on the Past

After almost 30 years with the Maricopa County Community College District, in Arizona, with 13 of those years as chancellor, Rufus Glasper will be leaving his post in February to become president and CEO of the League...

Posted on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh