Media Coverage

MCC's Human Trafficking Awareness on Maricopa Now

Published Tuesday, January 13, 2015

MCC's Human Trafficking Awareness event covered on Maricopa Now: minute 4:35:

Mesa Honors the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Published Monday, January 12, 2015

The Mayor of Mesa and a Grammy nominated jazz artist are both part of the events in the City of Mesa to remember the leadership and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The events are organized by the Mesa Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee and will be held from Saturday, Jan. 17 through Martin Luther King (MLK) Day Monday, Jan. 19. The Veora E. Johnson Educator of the Year Award...

Rosie on the House: Tree Questions

Published Saturday, January 10, 2015

Peter Conden talks about tree landscaping on KTAR's Rosie on the House.

MCC Boasts 2 in Prestigious Carson School

Published Saturday, January 10, 2015

The current prides of the Mesa Community College Theatre Department are Janae Dunn and Marissa Salazar, who have been accepted to the Johnny Carson School. This particular academic institution is not, as it turns out, where students learn to pantomime golf swings or deliver oneliners in a turban. It is, rather, The Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film, a prestigious department of the ...

Coverage of Obama's Community College Proposal

Published Friday, January 9, 2015

MCC is featured during coverage of Obama's Community College Proposal. MCC students and Rufus Glasper  are interviewed:  AZCentral, MCC's Martin Cordova interviewed: AZCentral, Channel 12 Obama's Community Colleg Proposal.pdf;      Link with video. AZ Family, MCC nursing student interviewed: What Obama's community college proposal could mean for Arizona _ azfamily.pdf;   KPHO, Rufus Glasper...

Coverage of Fiesta Bowl Junior College

Published Wednesday, January 7, 2015

 San Bernardino Valley College defeated Mesa Community College, 65-59, in the championship game of the Mesa Community College’s Fiesta Bowl Junior College Shootout in Mesa, Arizona on Monday. Press Enterprise;   AREA COLLEGES_ UCR women beat Brown.pdf Central Arizona defeated Monroe, New York, 68-64 on Monday night in the third-place game of the Fiesta Bowl Junior College Shootout at Mesa...

10 Southeast Valley Activities to Try in 2015

Published Monday, January 5, 2015

MCC and Chandler-Gilbert CC offer creative classes and lifelong learning opportunities. 10 Southeast Valley activities to try in 2015.pdf

Hansen: Caps, Gowns Trump Helmets and Shoulder Pads

Published Monday, January 5, 2015

In 1991, Wyatt departed Mountain View High School intending to play center at Mesa Community College. A week or so before Arizona began workouts, it offered Wyatt a spot on the roster. Five years later, an honorable mention All-Pac-10 center, Wyatt was honored at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City by the National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame. He had already earned...

Educators confront some of the coming year's challenges

Published Monday, December 29, 2014

Educators confront some of the coming year's challenges, insist that Common Core will work if its tenets are followed. Excerpt:  When asked about Common Core, accurately known as The Arizona College and Career Ready Standards, MCC President Dr. Shouan Pan reminded attendees that these were approved in 2010. The good news, he said, is that students will be better prepared than...

Student Art on Display at Phoenix Art Museum

Published Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Student artwork from MCC is on display at the Wolfswinkel Education Center at the Phoenix Art Museum for the month of December. Student art on display at Phoenix Art Museum.pdf