Media Coverage

Mesa Now #39, Mesa Community College

Published Thursday, September 29, 2016

Mesa Channel 11 features MCC's CTE Programs and student life on Mesa Now show.  MCC featured and  Entire Show

Ready for the School Year, and a New Challenge

Published Thursday, September 29, 2016

Contradictions and paradoxes.That’s one of the first things Dr. Shouan Pan noticed about Seattle since he moved to Seattle Colleges, says Asian Weekly. Pan was president of Mesa Community College (MCC) for eight years. Ready for the school year, and a new challenge.pdf

MCC Reaches Out to First-Generation Minority Applicants

Published Wednesday, September 28, 2016

The Wrangler News interviews Deanna Villanueva-Saucedo, director of public outreach for Mesa Public Schools, who is currently working in the East Valley, with Mesa Community College, on initiatives to attract more Hispanic students to seek higher education. WRANGLER NEWS OCTOBER 1 2016 VIP edition.pdf

Sports Heroes: Dave Collins

Published Tuesday, September 27, 2016

MCC alum Dave Collins had a 16-year Major League Baseball career, during which he played for eight teams, stole 395 bases and, while playing for the Toronto Blue Jays in 1984, led the American League with 15 triples. He told Argus Leader  he went to Mesa Community College in Arizona in part because he had a chance to both play baseball and run track. He could also get in front of far more scouts than he would in South Dakota and potentially transfer to Arizona or Arizona State, two strong...

MCC Grad Receives Garden Club of America Scholarship for Desert Studies

Published Tuesday, September 27, 2016 reports that Tom Bulinski, a recent Mesa Community College graduate, was awarded a Garden Club of America Scholarship for his proposal to rejuvenate the Xeriscape Demonstration Garden on MCC’s Southern and Dobson campus.  MCC grad receives Garden Club of America Scholarship for Desert Studies - MyNewsMesa.pdf

Meet the Ricedorff's: Family Pride, Football Success

Published Saturday, September 24, 2016

Sports360AZ writes that the Ricedorff name has become as synonymous with Show Low High School football as the clean, relaxing four-season climates of the White Mountains in northeast Arizona. The Ricedorffs also have a family history of playing for Mesa Community College. Meet The Ricedorff's_ Family Pride, Football Success - Sports360AZ.pdf

MCC Alumna Recognized for Excellence in Interior Design

Published Friday, September 23, 2016 reports on MCC alumna Sujaya Reddy, owner of 7 Dimensions LLC in Ahwatukee, who was recognized by the American Society of Interior Designers Arizona North Chapter with a first-place Design Excellence Award for in the Emerging Professional category. MCC alumna recognized for excellence in interior design - MyNewsMesa.pdf

MCC Unveils Fall 2016 Arts Season

Published Friday, September 23, 2016 provides a listing of the Fall 2016 Arts Season at MCC.  MCC unveils fall 2016 arts season - MyNewsMesa.pdf

AFLCMC-Hanscom captain selected for PhD program

Published Thursday, September 22, 2016

Hanscom Airforce Base writes that Capt. Samuel Jones, chief of the advanced capabilities section in the Special Programs Division, is one of three Air Force captains who will pursue a fully funded doctorate degree at one of more than 20 top-tier universities in September 2017. Jones earned an associate’s degree in manufacturing (semiconductor) at MCC. AFLCMC-Hanscom captain selected for PhD program.pdf

Coverage of Captain Squeegee's New Music Video

Published Wednesday, September 21, 2016

New Times explores how local music group Captain Squeegee (many of the musicians are MCC alum or students) turned to Mesa Community College to film their video in the college's performing arts center, coordinated through Rob Hunter. "Our fake show had to look totally real, so Freddie and Zach brought all the big camera-guns to MCC," Torgersen says. "The floating pentagrams above the stage are my personal favorite." New Times: How a Psychic Inspired Captain Squeegee's New Music Video.pdf and...