Media Coverage

College of St. Scholastica Opens New Midtown Office

Published Monday, January 9, 2017 reports that The College of St. Scholastica’s administrative staff moved into new offices at 3550 N. Central Ave. in Phoenix. Social work faculty already have office space at Mesa Community College (MCC) and at Phoenix College. College of St. Scholastica.pdf

Salpointe Standout Lineman Alec Bon to Play for Mesa CC

Published Monday, January 9, 2017

All Sports Tucson reports that All-Southern Arizona standout Alec Bon announced his commitment to play for Mesa Community College after his visit to the campus on Thursday.

Baltramonas Joins Minnesota Valley Funeral Home

Published Monday, January 9, 2017

The Journal (New Ulm, MN) reports that Dan Baltramonas joined the staff at Minnesota Valley Funeral Homes (MVFH) as a licensed funeral director on Dec. 10, 2016. He earned a degree in Mortuary Science from MCC. Baltramonas joins Minnesota Valley Funeral Home _ News, Sports, Jobs - The Journal.pdf

PHX Stages: The Bridge Initiative Announces New Play Contest Winner

Published Wednesday, January 4, 2017

PHX Stages announces that Women in Theatre has awarded Los Angeles-based Alyson Mead's The Flora and Fauna winner of their New Work Contest.  New York director Stefanie Sertich, a specialist in new play development, will be in residence at Mesa Community College with Mead, February 20-25th, working on the script. PHX Stages_ The Bridge Initiative Announces New Play Contest Winner.pdf

Spark a New Hobby at Flagg Gem and Mineral Show

Published Wednesday, January 4, 2017

The Arizona Republic reports that the 45th annual Flagg Gem and Mineral Show, being held held at Mesa Community College from Jan. 6 to 8, offers interactive activities for families and more. MCC’s geology club, one of the show’s longtime participants, will assist with the fossil dig and share information on mineral and rock collecting with the public, says instructor Kelli Wakefield. Gem Show.pdf and Sonoran Living Live, no transcript available. and New Times

25+ Free Things to Do in the East Valley and Beyond

Published Monday, January 2, 2017

Cadence at Gateway's blog found more than 25 options for free fun in Mesa, the East Valley, and throughout Phoenix—with options for every age range and interest. MCC's Rose Garden at S&D and the Cienega at RM are included in the list. 25+ Free Things to Do in the East Valley.pdf

Satisfy your Curiosity with Exciting Educational and Social Opportunities

Published Monday, January 2, 2017

Sun Lakes Splash announces opportunities available in New Frontiers for Lifelong Learning at MCC. Sun Lakes.pdf

Maricopa Now January 2017 Edition: AZ High School Auto Challenge and First Responder Training

Published Sunday, January 1, 2017

The January edition of Maricopa Now features the AZ High School Auto Competition at MCC. Interview with Bryce Bond. Also featured is First Responder Training, with an interview with Sean Newton, Justine Willman and Mallory Prucha.

2016--EV Makes Its Mark on History

Published Sunday, January 1, 2017

The East Valley Tribune reports on events in the East Valley in 2016, including MCC news that Shouan Pan, who served as Mesa Community College president since 2008, left for a job in Seattle. Sasan Poureetezadi, the school’s vice president for information technology, became interim president in August. 2016 – EV makes its mark on history - East Valley Tribune_ Az Activities.pdf

My Turn: Education is the Future of Mesa

Published Sunday, January 1, 2017

Mesa Mayor John Giles writes a My Turn column for the Arizona Republic that names MCC as one of the city's core educational organizations. Education is the future of Mesa.pdf