Media Coverage

Best Art May 2017 Phoenix New Times

Published Thursday, June 1, 2017

Phoenix New Times writer Lynn Trimble includes MCC in an article on Best Art in May, citing Liquid Poetry, a pigmented inkjet print that is one of many student works recently featured in the "2017 Annual Juried Art Student Show" at The MCC Gallery located at Mesa Community College. Works in this exhibition were selected by Patty Haberman, chief curator for Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum. Best Art May 2017 Phoenix Lisa Sette _ Phoenix New Times.pdf

What Can Breathe New life Into Zombie Fiesta Mall?

Published Wednesday, May 31, 2017

The Phoenix Business Journal reports that two established developers and one of Arizona’s top real estate deal makers are working to redevelop Fiesta Mall in Mesa into a new 1.2 million square foot mixed-use development called The Campus. Beau Flahart, a retail broker with SVN Desert Commercial Advisors who focuses on the East Valley, said redevelopment plans need to link into nearby Mesa Community College and appeal to millennials. Fiesta Mall Phx Business Journal.pdf

First Men's Golf National Championship

Published Wednesday, May 31, 2017

My News Mesa reports that the Mesa Community College Thunderbirds are the national champions! MyNewsMesa Golf.pdf

PHX Stages Cast Announcement for How to Succeed

Published Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Cast announcement of How to Succeed in Business by PHX Stages.  How to Succeed Cast Announcement.pdf

Live-Streaming Cam Offers Glimpse into Lives of Pupfish

Published Tuesday, May 30, 2017 reports on live-streaming underwater camera on MCC's Red Mountain campus. Pupfish.Prescott.pdf The Outdoor Wire link

Coverage: Apple launches one-year app curriculum for college students

Published Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Arizona Republic/ reports MCC is one of six community college systems — and the only one in Arizona — chosen by Apple to begin offering its app development curriculum. Arizona Republic/azcentral 5/24/17 MCC was also mentioned in the following: Apple picks MCC to teach development of apps for iOS platform (East Valley Tribune 7/18/17) MCC Among Community Colleges to be First to Offer Apple Curriculum (My News Mesa) Apple launches app development curriculum for high school...

MCC Student Proposes Cube Satellite Project

Published Sunday, May 21, 2017

The East Valley Tribune features a cube satellite project proposal created by MCC Electronics Technology student Lennon Brugada. If funded, the satellite could be launched by an independent launch facility. ELE263-Blum-Cube-Sat-Article.pdf


Published Friday, May 19, 2017

A report on aquaponics with mention of MCC's class taught by Dr. Brooks ran on KAET PBS on 5/19.  Video unavailable.

2017 MCC Graduation Coverage

Published Friday, May 19, 2017

Coverage of MCC 2017 Graduation from My News Mesa and other outlets. Graduation 2017 Speakers.pdf and Graduation Graduation Facts.pdf and St. Scholastica to Celebrate First AZ Graduates at MCC St. Scholastica to celebrate first Arizona graduates at MCC - MyNewsMesa.pdf

AAEC Early College High School Being Built in Mesa

Published Friday, May 19, 2017

Phoenix Business Journal reports that AAEC Early College High Schools is building a $7 million campus next to Mesa Community College. Charter School.pdf