Media Coverage

Maricopa Community Colleges Honor Veterans in November Events

Published Thursday, November 10, 2016

AZ ED News reports that each year in the month of November, the Maricopa Community Colleges honor active duty military and veteran members of our communities with events at many of our ten colleges, including MCC.  Maricopa Community Colleges honors veterans in November events _ AZEdNews.pdf

Top United States Rose Gardens

Published Thursday, November 10, 2016

Greenhouse Blog ranks The Rose Garden at MCC among the top gardens in the U.S. Top United States Rose Gardens by Jillian Scheeler _.pdf

Featured Story: Safe Harbor Agreement for Topminnow and Pupfish in AZ

Published Wednesday, November 9, 2016

AZ Game and Fish reports that the Mesa Community College Red Mountain Campus Pond supports both topminnow and pupfish. Read more here:  Featured Story_ Safe Harbor Agreement for Topminnow and Pupfish in AZ - In the Current.pdf

Five Candidates Vie for 2 Seats on Maricopa Community Colleges Board

Published Monday, November 7, 2016

The Arizona Republic reports that five candidates are competing for two seats Tuesday on the Maricopa Community Colleges governing board, whose current members have clashed frequently over the challenges faced by of one the nation's largest community college systems. Five candidates vie for 2 seats on 'divided' Maricopa Community Colleges board.pdf

McCain, Romney Talk Small Business and Innovation at Infusionsoft HQ

Published Friday, November 4, 2016

The Phoenix Business Journal reports that Arizona Sen. John McCain and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney talked Friday morning with Infusionsoft CEO Clate Mask about small business, innovation and entrepreneurship. Mask attended MCC.  McCain, Romney talk small business and innovation at Infusionsoft HQ - Phoenix Business Journal.pdf Reveals Nation’s Best Paramedic Program List

Published Friday, November 4, 2016

The Community for Accredited Online Schools (, a leading online higher education resource site, has released its list of the nation’s Best Paramedic Programs. MCC's program is included in the list. AccreditedSchoolsOnline.pdf

Small town girl heads Arizona Democratic Party, to cast electoral vote for president

Published Friday, November 4, 2016

Copper Area News reports that Alexis Tameron, the first female Hispanic State Chair of the Arizona Democratic Party, has not forgotten her small-town roots in Superior, AZ. She attended MCC and graduated with a Political Science degree from ASU. Copper Area News 110316.pdf

Higher learning: See the top colleges & universities across Phoenix

Published Friday, November 4, 2016

Arizona State University, to absolutely no one’s surprise, was ranked No. 1 when the Phoenix Business Journal today published its annual Colleges & Universities list. The list was ranked by Fall 2016 enrollment and ASU reported a student body of 71,946. Second on the list was Mesa Community College with enrollment of 20,508, and third was Glendale Community College with enrollment of 18,996. Phoenix Business Journal

Mayor Giles Among Community Members Welcomed into MCC Hall of Fame

Published Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Thirteen East Valley community members will be welcomed into Mesa Community College’s Hall of Fame during a reception and ceremony hosted by the MCC Alumni Association tomorrow, Nov. 3, in the MCC Theatre at the Southern and Dobson campus, 1833 W. Southern Ave. in Mesa. Mayor Giles among community members welcomed into MCC Hall of Fame - MyNewsMesa.pdf

The Ace Program

Published Monday, October 31, 2016

Roar Magazine at Red Mountain High reports on the benefits of the ACE Program for high school students. The ACE Program – ROAR.pdf