The East Valley Tribune reports that Astronomy Nights return to the MCC Planetarium the first Friday of every month, beginning this week (after a summer hiatus). The show at the planetarium begin every half hour beginning at 6 p.m. If the weather permits, participants will also be able to view the Moon, planets and stars through the planetarium’s telescope. For more information, go to mesacc.edu/departments/physical-science/astronomy/planetarium/astronomy-nights. The Week Ahead - East Valley...
KYMA.com reports that a morning lecture at the Franciscan Renewal Center in Tolleson will examine the intersection of Jungian principles and spiritual evolution and is taught by Margaret McGill, who has developed and taught Mesa Community College adult education courses in Emotional Transformation and Dream Interpretation. For Additional Information: www.emotionaltransformations.com Morning Talk_ Spiritual Education as Therapy for the Soul _ Franciscan Renewal Center _ Tolleson Events at kyma....
Modern Times Magazine reports that Impact Arizona Series will present Dr. Eddie Moore Jr. — considered one of the most dynamic thinkers on race today — in a forum held at 6:30 p.m., Sept. 10, in Mesa Community College, 1833 W. Southern Ave. “The Root: Understanding Racism, Privilege and Power” will focus on race and racism. History, Equality And More On Tap For Phoenix Metro.pdf
AZ Republic reports that visitors will find MCC alum and Mesa-based artist Corinne Geertsen’s "The Footnote Chronicles," at the Mesa Arts Center museum in a series incorporating digital collages from the Mesa artist and short stories, poems and thoughts inspired by her work. Mesa Arts Center celebrates new exhibits with literature-themed festival.pdf
Phoenix New Times includes Tempe artist Frank Gonzales in Best Art of Phoenix, for his work Adaption. Classically trained in painting at Mesa Community College, he recalls being inspired at a young age by "the unbelievable stillness and separation" of taxidermy birds in natural history museums. This piece was recently featured in "Frank Gonzales: A Vivid Gaze" presented by Scottsdale Public Art and Scottsdale Public Library in the Appaloosa Library exhibition space. Best Art in Phoenix...
The Flute View (Sept. 1, 2016) boasts DEF, conducted by Christina Steffen, as a first-class ensemble in a review of highlights from the National Flute Association convention.
MCC was mentioned on the AZ Daily Mix on AZ-TV 7 Cable 13 during a discussion on women in technology. No transcript available
HXGNNews interviewed Nikolas Smilovsky, who is the mapping department manager at BPG Designs in Arizona. He oversees internships for undergraduate students in the Mesa Community College Geospatial Technology program. He says, "Mesa Community College does a great job because of the community college system, bringing in students say right out of high school that might not have had aspirations to be a doctor or a lawyer or something like that." [PODCAST]_ Future of Surveying - HxGN News.pdf
Blog piece on chungwipff.com by a parent: "At Mesa Community College (Red Mountain campus) while my daughter takes a reading test for dual enrollment credit (Spanish)." Pitiful” Passionate Pundits _ Kismet.pdf
Washington Monthly ranks MCC #11 for Best Two-Year Colleges for Adult Learners. Washington Monthly _ 2016 College Guide and Rankings.pdf