Media Coverage

MCC's 'Hairspray' Has Firm Hold on Quality Theatre

Published Monday, November 17, 2014

(MCC) decided on the musical Hairspray to debut its spanking new Performing Arts Center last night. What a choice! Examiner's sneak peek tour last night of backstage dressing rooms while the cast and director got gussied up for opening night was a treat, followed by a performance that was even sweeter. MCC's 'Hairspray' has firm hold on quality theatre.pdf

Universities are Taking Neighborhood Engagement to the Next Level

Published Monday, November 17, 2014

In this article about community engagement at universities, MCC is mentioned: "The nation’s two-year community colleges are also engaged in programs designed to directly address issues and problems affecting their communities. Arizona’s Mesa Community College, located in a suburb of Phoenix, is developing a program aimed at combating human trafficking." Universities Are Taking Neighborhood...

Sister Act Headlines ASU Women's Basketball Season

Published Thursday, November 13, 2014

The sister era is dawning for Arizona State women's basketball. Peace Amukamara is in this season, reuniting with her sister, Promise, a senior.  Peace, coming off a national junior-college title at Mesa Community College, isn't setting any limits. Sister act headlines ASU women's basketball season.pdf

Glass Sculptures at Mesa Artist's Show

Published Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Artists at the show include Susan Canasi, a former Mesa Community College art teacher. Mesa_Independent_20141112_A02_0.pdf

Rumpelstiltskin Calendar Listing

Published Monday, November 10, 2014

“Rumpelstiltskin” at Mesa Community College: 7 p.m. evening shows and 2 p.m. matinees at Mesa Community College, 1833 W. Southern Ave. in Mesa. This play based on the classic fairy tale is written by Linda Daugherty and directed by Kevin Dressler. MIndep 101414 Rumpstil.pdf

Coverage of "All 10 Maricopa Community Colleges Receive Military-Friendly Status for 2015"

Published Monday, November 10, 2014

All ten Maricopa Community Colleges have been designated as 2015 Military Friendly Schools® by Victory Media. Each year, more than 10,000 VA-approved schools nationwide are surveyed.All 10 MCCCD Colleges Receive Military-Friendly Status for 2015.pdf and Mesa Independent: MesaIndependent 010514 military friendly.pdf

MCC PTK Featured in Partners in Excellence Publication

Published Monday, November 10, 2014

In this issue of PTK's Partners in Excellence publication, MCC PTK Kemey is highlighted in "spotlight" on page 6 and MCC's PTK is pictured on the back cover.  partnersinexcellence_2014t 8kemeny.pdf partnersinexcellence_2014t 16lastpage.pdf

Wave of Action Protests Becoming a Common Sight on Phoenix's Streets

Published Monday, November 10, 2014

MCC student quoted in this article: "Protesters, ostensibly angry over the same core system, are consistently at odds over brand messaging and treatment of law enforcement, said Harvey Donner, a student at Mesa Community College who marched on Wednesday." Wave of Action protests.pdf

Forest Highlands Awards Scholarships

Published Monday, November 10, 2014

The Forest Highlands golf community in Flagstaff recently awarded a total of $18,750 in scholarships to 15 employees for 2014, including Amy Stephens of Mesa Community College. Community Briefs.pdf

Wilkes University Seeks Local Students for Scholarship Program

Published Friday, November 7, 2014

Wilkes University Mesa is on the hunt, looking for high and low for potential candidates for its newest scholarship program — over $150,000 in scholarships aimed at Mesa residents in various situations. An additional four Mesa residents will receive $5,000 for unspecified majors and five $1,000 scholarships are set aside for Phi Theta Kappa students transferring from Mesa Community College....