Media Coverage

MCC Ranks Fourth in Arizona for Serving International Students

Published Friday, April 14, 2017

Arizona Business Daily reports that Mesa Community College (MCC) has been given high marks in the 2016 Open Doors Report on International Education Exchange. The college came in fourth place in Arizona when it came to the number of international students attending the college. MCC International Education.pdf

MCC Students Awarded Scholarships by Coca-Cola

Published Friday, April 14, 2017

Arizona Business Daily reports that two Mesa Community College (MCC) students have been honored as team scholars. Jessica Siegel and Zachary St. Martin were both named Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Scholars for 2017.   MCC Students Awarded Coca Cola.pdf

Gov. Ducey Announces 2017 Arizona National Youth Science Camp Delegates

Published Thursday, April 13, 2017

Sonoran News reports that Isaac Mordukhovich, a senior at BASIS Chandler, has been selected as an Arizona delegate to the 2017 National Youth Science Camp. Isaac was named Best Diplomat at the Mesa Community College Model United Nations Conference in February.​ Governor Ducey announces 2017 Arizona National Youth Science Camp.pdf . 

Media Coverage of "Making the Grade, Missing Meals: Community College Students Go Hungry"

Published Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Cronkite News reports that in Arizona, a little over one in 10 community college students may be in danger of being homeless and more than 30 percent may experience extreme food insecurities. Interview with Sunny Price, director for the Arizona Students’ Association and Robert Schwing, a spokesman for Maricopa Community Colleges. making the grade.pdf and East Valley Tribune

Maricopa Now March 2017 edition: AzAMI

Published Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Maricopa Now's March edition features AzAMI and interviews with JD Neglia, Leah Palmer, MCC student Paxton Lesatz and Carl Whitesel. Minute 23:00.

Maricopa Now April 2017: MCC Fashion Design and Nina Scholars

Published Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Maricopa Now features MCC fashion student Jessica Kelley and MCC fashion design instructor & FABRIC co-owner Angela Johnson. (First story) Johnson talks about her experience with students: "To know that I was a part of them being able to learn a skill and then use that skill to have a career, is so cool." FABRIC stands for Fashion and Business Resource Innovation Center It's a one stop shop to help students build businesses and start making money with their designs. Also featured at...

Let's Stop the Negative Stigma Surrounding Arts and Humanities Majors

Published Monday, April 10, 2017

Steven P. Lurenz, a professor of history at Mesa Community College, believes that studying the humanities can help us better understand each other, reports the Arizona State University State Press.  Let's stop the negative stigma surrounding arts and humanities majors - The State Press.pdf

Mesa Economic Reporter Newsletter, MPS Partnership and MCC Nursing Program

Published Monday, April 10, 2017

MCC's partnership with MPS and the college's Nursing Program are featured in The Mesa Economic Reporter Newsletter.  City of Mesa _ SECOND QUARTER 2017.pdf

City of Mesa Exploring Ways of Providing Early Education

Published Saturday, April 8, 2017

The Mesa Independent quotes Mesa Vice Mayor David Luna about MCC's Early Childhood Education program, rated five stars by First Things First because of the quality of their program. City of Mesa exploring ways of providing early education - Mesa Independent _ Mesa Independent.pdf

Chair Academy Leadership Award

Published Friday, April 7, 2017

Pensacola State College’s Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs Erin Spicer is a 2017 recipient of the Chair Academy’s International Exemplary Leadership Award, reports Chair Academy.pdf