Media Coverage

First Men's Golf National Championship

Published Wednesday, May 31, 2017

My News Mesa reports that the Mesa Community College Thunderbirds are the national champions! MyNewsMesa Golf.pdf

PHX Stages Cast Announcement for How to Succeed

Published Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Cast announcement of How to Succeed in Business by PHX Stages.  How to Succeed Cast Announcement.pdf

Live-Streaming Cam Offers Glimpse into Lives of Pupfish

Published Tuesday, May 30, 2017 reports on live-streaming underwater camera on MCC's Red Mountain campus. Pupfish.Prescott.pdf The Outdoor Wire link

Coverage: Apple launches one-year app curriculum for college students

Published Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Arizona Republic/ reports MCC is one of six community college systems — and the only one in Arizona — chosen by Apple to begin offering its app development curriculum. Arizona Republic/azcentral 5/24/17 MCC was also mentioned in the following: Apple picks MCC to teach development of apps for iOS platform (East Valley Tribune 7/18/17) MCC Among Community Colleges to be First to Offer Apple Curriculum (My News Mesa) Apple launches app development curriculum for high school...

MCC Student Proposes Cube Satellite Project

Published Sunday, May 21, 2017

The East Valley Tribune features a cube satellite project proposal created by MCC Electronics Technology student Lennon Brugada. If funded, the satellite could be launched by an independent launch facility. ELE263-Blum-Cube-Sat-Article.pdf


Published Friday, May 19, 2017

A report on aquaponics with mention of MCC's class taught by Dr. Brooks ran on KAET PBS on 5/19.  Video unavailable.

2017 MCC Graduation Coverage

Published Friday, May 19, 2017

Coverage of MCC 2017 Graduation from My News Mesa and other outlets. Graduation 2017 Speakers.pdf and Graduation Graduation Facts.pdf and St. Scholastica to Celebrate First AZ Graduates at MCC St. Scholastica to celebrate first Arizona graduates at MCC - MyNewsMesa.pdf

AAEC Early College High School Being Built in Mesa

Published Friday, May 19, 2017

Phoenix Business Journal reports that AAEC Early College High Schools is building a $7 million campus next to Mesa Community College. Charter School.pdf

Football Programs at Four Maricopa Community College Should be Cut

Published Saturday, May 13, 2017

KTAR and multiple outlets report that a task force that reviewed 10 schools’ athletics programs has recommended four Arizona community colleges cut football, including MCC. Athletics Programs.pdf

Are College Students Dealing with Hunger, Housing and Homelessness Being Helped

Published Friday, May 12, 2017

A new report by the research group Wisconsin HOPE Lab suggests that basic needs security for college students are not being met, but MCC’s staff says otherwise. MCC's Landon Kea, Nedd Anderson, Beth Ann Wright, Aron Mixson and Linda Speranza are quoted. Food Insecurity.pdf