Media Coverage

Wanted: A New Community College Model for Arizona

Published Thursday, January 29, 2015

Maricopa Community Colleges leaders made a wise decision this week. Skipping the normal formalities of four months of discussion and votes, they  swept any consideration of tuition or property-tax increases off the table. Wanted_ A new community college model for Arizona.pdf

Baseball Eagles Hire Assistant Coach

Published Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Southern Miss baseball coach Scott Berry announced Tuesday the addition of Damon Lessler as an assistant coach/coordinator of camps for the program. Lessler formerly played for MCC. Baseball Eagles hire assistant coach.pdf

Promise's Improved Play Drives ASU

Published Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Former MCC T-Bird basketball player Promise Amukamara's performance has driven the Sun Devils to the best start in school history and one of the biggest surprises of the season. Promise Amukamara focuses on offense to boost Arizona State Sun Devils - ESPN.pdf

MCC Red Mountain Campus Earns Conservation Award

Published Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Mesa Community College’s Red Mountain campus, 7110 E. McKellips Road in Mesa, was recognized with a conservation award Nov. 15 by the North American Native Plant Society. mesa_independent_20150128_A08.pdf

RJ David Photography Named Fesitval Favorite

Published Wednesday, January 28, 2015

MCC alum RJ David's photography is named a Mesa Arts Festival Favorite. mesa_independent012815 Mesa Indep RJDavid Photography-alum.pdf

Maricopa Community Colleges Won't Seek Tuition Increase

Published Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Maricopa Community Colleges will not seek a tuition or property-tax increase for 2015-16 despite cutbacks in state aid, according to Debra Thompson, vice chancellor for business services. Arizona_Republic_20150128_A09_1(2).pdf

Dancing Her Way to a Dream

Published Tuesday, January 27, 2015

MCC dance instructor Mary Wall opens her own dance studio in Tempe. WranglerNews 012415 MaryWall Dance Instrctr 16-17.pdf

Final Session in Free College Planning Series

Published Tuesday, January 27, 2015

The city of Tempe has partnered with Tempe Union High School District, Tempe Elementary School District, ASU, Grand Canyon University, Mesa Community College, Rio Salado College and the University of Advancing Technology to create College Connect, a community-based program designed to assist young people who want to pursue a postsecondary education.  WranglerNews 012415 College Goal 14.pdf

Tempe Residents Find Their Love of Reading Energized as Members of MCC Book Club

Published Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Tempe Wrangler article features MCC Book Club WranglerNews 012415 Book Club 11.pdf

The Nash Adds Free Hot Dogs and Jazz Performances

Published Monday, January 26, 2015

The Nash is now featuring jazz performances, with Nick Manson performing. Nick has been a guest lecturer and clinician at many schools and he developed and taught the music theory program for audio majors at the Art Institute of Seattle in the early 1990s. Currently Nick is a professor at Mesa Community College (Mesa, AZ) in the Jazz Studies program, teaching jazz composition, arranging, playing...