2013 GEICO Business Student Scholars Receive $2,000 in Scholarships

After being addicted to drugs, losing her son and finding herself homeless, Valerie Le Grande dedicated herself to getting clean and sober and returning to college. Now she is one of two recipients of Phi Theta Kappa...

Posted on Friday, September 27, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh

Affordable Care Act: Business Impact

At minute 5.04, Mesa Community College employees are quoted about how the Health Care Act impacts their lives. Affordable Care Act_ Business impact _ azfamily.pdf

Posted on Friday, September 27, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh

East Valley Community Colleges Embrace New Local 4-Year Options

Dr. Shouan Pan said the addition of new Mesa colleges will give local students additional options if they are looking for a smaller campus environment or a school with a religious affiliation. East Valley...

Posted on Wednesday, September 25, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh

Museum Exhibit Honors Inspiring Art Teachers

Five art teachers in metro Phoenix — including two from the Southeast Valley — who excel at applying those traits in their teaching are the subject of “Inspire,” an exhibition of artwork from...

Posted on Monday, September 23, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh

NSF Grant Advances Career and Educational Pathways in Geospatial Technology

Northern Arizona University has been awarded a $448,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to support career and educational pathways in geospatial technology. Through the Geospatial Connections Promoting...

Posted on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh

MCCCD to Add 360 Jobs to Aid Student Retention

The Maricopa County Community College District will hire about 360 new full-time faculty members over the next several years as a way to keep students from dropping out. Maricopa County Community Colleges to add 360...

Posted on Monday, September 16, 2013 by Sally Mesarosh