Media Coverage

Mesa Leaders Outraged Over MCC 'Rebranding' Plan

Published Friday, November 6, 2015

A "rebranding" plan that would shake up how Mesa Community College's name is displayed and marketed has Mesa leaders incensed. Mesa leaders outraged over MCC 'rebranding' plan.pdf

11 Teams Participate in a Service Project at Feed My Starving Children

Published Thursday, November 5, 2015

Eleven Mesa Community College athletics teams took time out of their busy schedules to participate in a service project at Feed My Starving Children, a nonprofit organization based in Mesa that sends volunteer-packed, nutritious meals to 70 countries worldwide. The students packed a total of 275 food boxes in two hours, breaking the previous record of 252 in the same time frame. The 275 boxes represent 59,400 meals, enough to feed 162 children for a full year, according to a press release. MCC...

ASU, Maricopa Corporate College Have Helped Lure Thousands of Jobs to Phoenix

Published Thursday, November 5, 2015

Arizona State University and Maricopa Corporate College have had roles in bringing more than 8,000 jobs to Phoenix in the past 12 months. That’s the case with Santander Consumer USA, Inc. The company picked a location on Southern Avenue across from Mesa Community College. BizJrnl 110515 MCOR, MCC mention.pdf

NAU Yuma Instructors and Students Presentation on Human Trafficking

Published Sunday, November 1, 2015

 Rose Marie Lichtenfels, an NAU Yuma and Mesa Community College instructor, is interviewed about Human Trafficking. NAU Yuma Instructors and Students Host Presentation on Human Trafficking _.pdf

D'Anna: The Republic's Clark Kent is Hanging up his Notebook (Turkey Drive)

Published Friday, October 30, 2015

The Republic's "Give a Journalist the Bird Food Drive" is moving full speed ahead. D'Anna says, "The good folks at Mesa Community College, who have spent more than a decade raising awareness about hunger through the Empty Bowls program, have joined the challenge, as has Benedictine University. And next week I hope to have exciting news from a certain major institution in Tempe." D'Anna_ The Republic's Clark Kent is hanging up his notebook.pdf

Yount is a Classic Renaissance Man

Published Monday, October 26, 2015

He’s a scholar, a rocker, a philosopher, a teacher, and a former comedian. David Yount is the embodiment of a classic renaissance man. Yount is a man by many names. To his students at Mesa Community College, he is Dr. Yount or Professor Yount. To the audiences who’ve seen him perform as part of Struck Match Entertainment he is Dr. Dave.  Yount is a classic renaissance man - East Valley Tribune_ East Valley Local News.pdf

Blood Drives Scheduled for November in Mesa

Published Sunday, October 25, 2015

Blood drives are to be held at Mesa venues in November. All blood types are needed, however, Type O-negative is always in greatest demand, according to a United Blood Services press release. To register for any of the following, call 1-877-827-4376 or visit and enter your city or ZIP code: •9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. and 3-7 p.m. Nov. 17, Mesa Community College, 1833 W. Southern Ave, Bloodmobile/HW Building. Blood drives scheduled for November in Mesa _ Mesa Independent.pdf

University of Phoenix Troubles

Published Friday, October 23, 2015

As University of Phoenix experiences enrollment loss, Channel 3/5 reporter explores alternatives, including MCC.

Now That the Cubs are Done, Maybe They'll Help Our Mesa Food Drive

Published Friday, October 23, 2015

The fine folks at A.T. Still University have stepped in to accept a Turkey Drive challenge, as has Benedictine University and Mesa Community College.  Now that the Cubs are done, maybe they'll help our Mesa food drive.pdf

GCC's Stuck Continues to Build Gauchos Volleyball Program

Published Thursday, October 22, 2015

Article on former MCC coach Lisa Stuck. GCC’s Stuck continues to build Gauchos volleyball program - Glendalestar.pdf