Coverage of Wilkes University To Award Founders Scholarships

As a sign of its commitment to Mesa and the greater Phoenix area, Wilkes University will award $5,000 scholarships to the first 30 qualified transfer students to be accepted and enroll in its business bachelor’s...

Posted on Monday, October 20, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

University, College Reach Agreement on Transfers

A Pennsylvania university with a satellite campus in Mesa is the latest higher education institution to have a transfer agreement with the community college district that serves the Phoenix area. Wilkes University'...

Posted on Thursday, October 9, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

MCCCD Skills Centers Receive Federal Job-Training Grant

Maricopa Community Colleges announced that two of its skill centers will receive part of a $10 million federal job-training grant co-administered by the U.S. Departments of Labor and Education. This is the fourth and...

Posted on Thursday, October 9, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Science Students Present Research at National Poster Session

Students who showed their posters and presented their research at the CCURI Spring Student Colloquium at Mesa Community College last February presented their project at a national poster session in Washington D.C....

Posted on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Mesa Company Trains, Connects Service Dogs with People

Jennifer Rose, a 22-year-old student at Mesa Community College, is seeking a dog from Arizona Goldens to help with epilepsy. Her dog will cost $17,500 because it must have a vest to carry her medicines. In five months,...

Posted on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

MCC Forums to Answer Questions About Budgeting for College

MCC is offering students, their family members and the community tools and resources to better understand and manage their finances during a series of workshops. wn092014_pdf - wn092014.pdf

Posted on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh