Media Coverage

Five Candidates Vie for 2 Seats on Maricopa Community Colleges Board

Published Monday, November 7, 2016

The Arizona Republic reports that five candidates are competing for two seats Tuesday on the Maricopa Community Colleges governing board, whose current members have clashed frequently over the challenges faced by of one the nation's largest community college systems. Five candidates vie for 2 seats on 'divided' Maricopa Community Colleges board.pdf

McCain, Romney Talk Small Business and Innovation at Infusionsoft HQ

Published Friday, November 4, 2016

The Phoenix Business Journal reports that Arizona Sen. John McCain and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney talked Friday morning with Infusionsoft CEO Clate Mask about small business, innovation and entrepreneurship. Mask attended MCC.  McCain, Romney talk small business and innovation at Infusionsoft HQ - Phoenix Business Journal.pdf Reveals Nation’s Best Paramedic Program List

Published Friday, November 4, 2016

The Community for Accredited Online Schools (, a leading online higher education resource site, has released its list of the nation’s Best Paramedic Programs. MCC's program is included in the list. AccreditedSchoolsOnline.pdf

Small town girl heads Arizona Democratic Party, to cast electoral vote for president

Published Friday, November 4, 2016

Copper Area News reports that Alexis Tameron, the first female Hispanic State Chair of the Arizona Democratic Party, has not forgotten her small-town roots in Superior, AZ. She attended MCC and graduated with a Political Science degree from ASU. Copper Area News 110316.pdf

Higher learning: See the top colleges & universities across Phoenix

Published Friday, November 4, 2016

Arizona State University, to absolutely no one’s surprise, was ranked No. 1 when the Phoenix Business Journal today published its annual Colleges & Universities list. The list was ranked by Fall 2016 enrollment and ASU reported a student body of 71,946. Second on the list was Mesa Community College with enrollment of 20,508, and third was Glendale Community College with enrollment of 18,996. Phoenix Business Journal

Mayor Giles Among Community Members Welcomed into MCC Hall of Fame

Published Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Thirteen East Valley community members will be welcomed into Mesa Community College’s Hall of Fame during a reception and ceremony hosted by the MCC Alumni Association tomorrow, Nov. 3, in the MCC Theatre at the Southern and Dobson campus, 1833 W. Southern Ave. in Mesa. Mayor Giles among community members welcomed into MCC Hall of Fame - MyNewsMesa.pdf

The Ace Program

Published Monday, October 31, 2016

Roar Magazine at Red Mountain High reports on the benefits of the ACE Program for high school students. The ACE Program – ROAR.pdf

MCC Named to Presidential Honor Roll for Community Service

Published Monday, October 31, 2016

My News Mesa reports that Mesa Community College (MCC) has been named to the 2015 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in three categories: General Community Service, Economic Opportunity and Education. MCC named to Presidential Honor Roll for Community Service - MyNewsMesa.pdf Also on page 7 of Mesa Gateway Connection

Duke Ellington's Sacred Concert

Published Monday, October 31, 2016

The Arizona Republic covers the “Concert of Sacred Music” at the MCC PAC. 32 biggest, best upcoming events in Phoenix.pdf 'Duke Ellington's Sacred Concert' marks 50th anniversary of a cultural milestone.pdf

Coverage of MCC Students Awarded Coca Cola Scholarships

Published Monday, October 31, 2016

Up Close Publications and My News Mesa report that two MCC students were named 2016 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholars.  Up Close Publications: MCC Students Awarded Scholarships.pdf and My News Mesa