Media Coverage

Webb Discusses Native Documentary Program on PBS

Published Tuesday, December 9, 2014

MCC English professor Eddie Webb discusses MCC's Native Documentary Filmmaking Program on Arizona Horizon Show on PBS. Link to PBS video.

PHS Grad Randall Selected Senior Bowl

Published Thursday, December 4, 2014

Damarious Randall has overcome injury and successfully transitioned to become one of the nation’s top defensive football players at Arizona State, and on Monday, he accepted his selection to the 2015 Reese’s Senior Bowl to be played Jan. 24 in Mobile’s Ladd-Peebles Stadium. Randall left his mark while at Mesa Community College as he was named an NJCAA First Team All-American and the Arizona...

Outdoor Rec Program, PAC & Pupfish on Dec. 2014 Edition of MCTV Maricopa Now

Published Wednesday, December 3, 2014

The December 2014 edition of MCTV Maricopa Now contains coverage of: Outdoor Recreation program:  minute 8:51 PAC Grand Opening: minute 12 Pupfish at Red Mountain: minute 12:26 MCTV, the digital television channel, is a partnership between the Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) and Cox Communications. MCTV serves as the primary television media outlet for MCCCD, the largest...

Maricopa Community College: Sustainable Foods

Published Monday, November 24, 2014

If you've thought about learning how to grow and cook more nutritious food, the Maricopa Community Colleges have a program that may appeal to you.  The colleges' Sustainable Food Systems program will teach you to complete the food cycle by learning to grow, cook food and compost food. MCC is mentioned but not featured in (Ch 15) Sonoran Living's  three-part segment on Maricopa's sustainable...

Tapping the Potential of All, Undergraduate Research at MCC, Asmita Kane Budruk

Published Monday, November 24, 2014

MCC chemistry professor Asmita Kane Budruk wrote chapter 4, "Undergraduate Research at MCC" in the annual Council of Undergraduate Research (CUR) publication. Full publication Chapter 4 only: Undergrad Research at MCC, Asmita Kane Budruk.pdf

FlagFriends Coordinators Joan and Stan Alf Retiring

Published Friday, November 21, 2014

Ten years ago, a retired couple, Joan and Stan Alf, started FlagFriends (Flagstaff International Friendship Program) to give international students at NAU a chance to learn more about American culture and interact with American families. Joan had been running a similar program at Arizona State University, and Stan had a lot of contacts with international students while working at Mesa Community...

Finding a Mentor and Being One

Published Thursday, November 20, 2014

MCC Alum William Brickhouse is mentor to students. 20141119150803669.pdf 20141119150914934.pdf

Paid PD Opportunity for AZ Teachers

Published Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Article on AZ SCITECH website: "If you're interested in helping students build 21st century workforce skills, understand and analyze data, and engage in authentic projects that provide marketable job skills, then apply for the Geospatial Connections Promoting Advancement to Careers and Higher Education (GEOCACHE), Cohort 2." AZSciTech.pdf

Community College Students Pack Lunches for Students

Published Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Honors students at Mesa Community College gathered Oct. 26 to make sandwiches, write inspirational notes and draw on lunch bags for the homeless. mesa_independent_cmes20141119_9.pdf

Sonoran Artist, Former MCC Teacher

Published Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Former MCC art teacher, Susan Canasi, will have her sculptures in a studio show this month. mesa_independent_cmes20141119_1.pdf mesa_independent_cmes20141119_2.pdf