Media Coverage

Cosmic Fractures: Beatriz Cortez's Simultaneous Realities

Published Thursday, March 24, 2016

In artist Beatriz Cortez's installations, cracks and crevices are a consistent clue to the fractured existence she has experienced in her life. As an immigrant artist, Cortez says that living in Arizona taught her about how difficult it is for immigrants to negotiate daily life in an environment often hostile to outsiders. “The community of students [at Mesa Community College in Arizona] really...

Jaguar Club of Central Arizona -- Internships Offered to MCC Auto Performance Students

Published Thursday, March 24, 2016

Bryce Bond, Mesa Community College, automotive performance faculty member, and Robert Bronstein, president of the Jaguar Club of Central Arizona (member of the Jaguar Clubs of North America), announced their collaboration in extending several internships to MCC automotive performance students beginning in April, according to a press release. Jaguar Club of Central Arizona internships offered _...

Knock on Wood: James Schwarz Hopes to Dazzle with Woodchip Mosaics

Published Tuesday, March 22, 2016

James Schwarz is currently studying ceramic art at Mesa Community College and chiseling his way into the heart of the local art world with his woodchip mosaics. Knock on Wood_ James Schwarz Hopes to Dazzle with Woodchip Mosaics _ Visual Arts _ The PHiX.pdfKnock on Wood_ James Schwarz Hopes to Dazzle with Woodchip Mosaics _ Visual Arts _ The PHiX.pdf

MCC Children's Center Receives Highest Rating

Published Monday, March 21, 2016

The Children’s Center at Mesa Community College, 1833 W. Southern Ave., has received the highest rating of five stars from Quality First Arizona – a signature program of First Things First. Mesa Community College Children’s Center receives highest rating _ Mesa Independent.pdf

For 11th Year, Avnet to Award $30,000 in Scholarships at Annual Avnet Tech Games

Published Monday, March 21, 2016

Teams of college students from Arizona’s universities, community colleges and technical schools will gather for the 11th annual Avnet Tech Games to compete in computer configuration, data analytics, robot construction and other STEM-based challenges. Student teams from Arizona State University, Chandler-Gilbert Community College, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Grand Canyon University, ITT...

Coverage of Baseball Star Kris Bryant Pranks a College Team as ‘The Transfer’

Published Monday, March 21, 2016

Chicago Cubs star Kris Bryant paired up with Red Bull to prank the Mesa Community College baseball team by posing as a European transfer student ready to poach at-bats from the Thunderbirds. Thunderbirds coach Tony Cirelli told his players that "Roy Nabryt" ("Roy" for Bryant's NL Rookie of the Year honor in 2015 and "Nabryt" as an anagram of "Bryant") was a "big donkey with crazy power." Though...

5 Ways to Pay for College

Published Friday, March 18, 2016

 Five types of resources that might help students fund the degree or career training they want.  5 ways to pay for college.pdf

Students Ages 4 and Older Can Go to ‘Camp’ at Maricopa Community Colleges this Summer

Published Wednesday, March 16, 2016

From life skills and performing arts to Kid’s College and STEM in Spanish, students ages 4 and older can go to “camp” at Maricopa Community Colleges this summer. Registration started March 7 for 30 summer camps and programs offered at a variety of college locations and covering various topics including music, art, STEM, STEAM, theater, veterinary care, babysitting and more, according to a press...

Mesa and Touring Art Exhibit Create Duet Between Creative Expression and Community

Published Wednesday, March 16, 2016

The touring art exhibit "Play me, I'm Yours" has united the talents of artists from around the globe, making its most recent stop in Mesa, where it showcases a wide array of artistic perspectives from Alzheimer patients to college students. MCC has one of the street pianos in the student lounge at Southern and Dobson.

MCC Spring Powwow Calendar Listings

Published Tuesday, March 15, 2016

MCC Spring Powwow Calendar Listing. Navajo Post, Powwow MCC.pdf Pow Wow Calendar » » Mesa Community College Spring Powwow.pdf