ASU Aims to Increase Numbers of Online Students and Community College Transfers

The ASU State Press reports that ASU has outlined a plan that could increase financial aid to students transferring from Arizona's community colleges. MCC transfer student Derek Fermaint is interviewed. ASU aims to...

Posted on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 by Sally Mesarosh

Playwright Steve Yockey Heads to Mesa with DGF's Traveling Master's Program

Broadway World reports that Steve Yockey (Very Still & Hard to See, Blackberry Winter) joins the Dramatists Guild Fund's Traveling Masters Program to work with student writers and offer feedback on...

Posted on Monday, February 13, 2017 by Sally Mesarosh

Former T-Bird, Adam Sonabend, Hosts Baseball Camp for Foster Children

My News Mesa reports that former Mesa Thunderbird and current San Francisco Giant minor league baseball player, Adam Sonabend, with help from about 15 other major leaguers, made that dream a reality for 50 children who...

Posted on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by Sally Mesarosh

MCC Announces Spring 2017 Arts Season

My News Mesa and the Tempe Wrangler News report that Mesa Community College announced its spring 2017 arts season. Performances and exhibitions feature work by up-and-coming student artists as well as renowned master...

Posted on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by Sally Mesarosh

The Desert Reimagined with Artist Frank Gonzales

The New Times features Arizona native Frank Gonzales, a skilled artist who creates imaginative acrylic paintings that capture the essence of the Sonoran desert. He studied painting at MCC. Frank Gonzales.pdf

Posted on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by Sally Mesarosh

Talent Search: Finding Potential to Fill the Need for Future Engineers

ASU Full Circle reports on a grant that will provide $5 million over the next five years for ASU's Fulton Schools to partner with nine Arizona community colleges with aim of putting more students into the...

Posted on Monday, February 6, 2017 by Sally Mesarosh