Media Coverage

GCC's Stuck Continues to Build Gauchos Volleyball Program

Published Thursday, October 22, 2015

Article on former MCC coach Lisa Stuck. GCC’s Stuck continues to build Gauchos volleyball program - Glendalestar.pdf

Whether Iconic White Rabbit or Grisly Disaster Victim, Costume Designer Revels in Creative Joys, Challenges

Published Friday, October 16, 2015

Sometimes it’s a talking white rabbit, and sometimes it’s a disaster victim. When you’re a costume designer, you can never be sure who you’ll be asked to dress next. This sort of challenge is part of what drew Mallory Prucha to the field. The resident faculty in costume design and Costume Shop supervisor at Mesa Community College started out as a traditional artist, but liked the...

Poetry Night Returns to Mesa

Published Thursday, October 15, 2015

Poetry night has returned to Mesa on the third Thursday of every month. This year, the event has a new name: District 4, the Poetry Reading. It’s at 7 p.m. in Jarrod’s Coffee, Tea and Gallery, 154 W. Main St. Also this year, in addition to a community open mic portion of the show, two East Valley poets are to be featured each month. October’s poets are Josh Rathkamp and Susanna Velarde...

Video Shows Fiesta District Micro Parks Lighting Ceremony (and Additional Coverage)

Published Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Mesa Mayor John Giles, Vice Mayor and District 3 Councilman Dennis Kavanaugh, Deputy City Manager Kari Kent and Mesa Community College President Dr. Shouan Pan spoke and participated in a 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, lighting ceremony at one of the Fiesta District micro parks constructed along Southern Avenue in the Fiesta District. Mesa Independent, 10/22/15: Fiesta District Micro Parks Lighting...

MCC Helps to Fight Hunger with Empty Bowls

Published Tuesday, October 13, 2015

The community is encouraged to help fight hunger by being a patron at Empty Bowls art charity events being hosted at all three East Valley community colleges: Chandler-Gilbert, Mesa and Scottsdale Community Colleges. Event proceeds benefit local charities helping to fight hunger locally. Proceeds from MCC events will benefit Paz de Cristo Community Center which provides anti-hunger and...

Mesa Chamber of Commerce Inside Business--Report to Community

Published Tuesday, October 13, 2015

The following appeared in Mesa Chamber of Commerce "Inside Business" newsletter: 2015 MESA COMMUNITY COLLEGE COMMUNITY REPORT-  MCC's 2015 Report to Our Community Mesa Community College's educational journey began in 1965 and is highlighted by our 50th anniversary celebration. Our 2015 Report to Our Community is one of the culminating highlights.  There's no better way to...

State Dept.-Sponsored Program Promotes Global Understanding

Published Monday, October 12, 2015

Young people from developing countries spend a year at an American community college, where they gain career skills, engage in the community, learn about U.S. culture and get inspired to make a positive impact when they return home. That’s the concept behind the Community College Initiative (CCI) sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and administered by Northern Virginia Community College (...

Berry Sanders Political Rally Highlights Economic Inequality, Social Issues

Published Monday, October 12, 2015

Bernie Sanders’ stance on issues of economic inequality, student loan debt and retirement benefits drew the most applause from his political rally at Reid Park on Friday night. “I really resonate with his stance on LGBTQ rights,” said Danielle Jancarole, a 23-year-old Mesa Community College student. “I like his economic agenda, but that’s more of a side benefit for me.” Arizona Daily Wildcat...

College Hosts Earth Science Day

Published Monday, October 12, 2015

An earth science day is scheduled from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17 at Mesa Community College’s Southern and Dobson campus at 1833 W. Southern Ave. College hosts earth science day - East Valley Tribune_ East Valley Local News.pdf

Maricopa Now, Oct. Edition, Featuring MCC student Cassie O'Coyne, Veterans 9/11 Event and MCC Promo.

Published Thursday, October 8, 2015

MCC student Cassie O'Coyne is featured on MCTV, Maricopa Now, at minute 3:50.  Cassie is a part-time student in the electronics engineering program. Also highlighted is MCC's 9/11 Commemorative Event at minute 11:24, as well as an MCC promo spot at minute 12:30.  MCTV, the digital television channel, is a partnership between the Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) and Cox...