Media Coverage

ASU Alum Thrives as Community Liaison

Published Monday, October 20, 2014

MCC alum Stephanie Salazar is now director of East Valley community and municipal relations in ASU’s Office of Public Affairs on the Polytechnic campus. ASU alum thrives as community liaison _ ASU News.pdf

Coverage of Wilkes University To Award Founders Scholarships

Published Monday, October 20, 2014

As a sign of its commitment to Mesa and the greater Phoenix area, Wilkes University will award $5,000 scholarships to the first 30 qualified transfer students to be accepted and enroll in its business bachelor’s degree programs.  The Founders Scholarships, good for two years, build on a newly signed transfer agreement with the Maricopa Community Colleges and further the missions of both...

University, College Reach Agreement on Transfers

Published Thursday, October 9, 2014

A Pennsylvania university with a satellite campus in Mesa is the latest higher education institution to have a transfer agreement with the community college district that serves the Phoenix area. Wilkes University's agreement with the Maricopa County Community College District smoothes the transfer process for students to complete their bachelor's degree in business at Wilkes. University,...

MCCCD Skills Centers Receive Federal Job-Training Grant

Published Thursday, October 9, 2014

Maricopa Community Colleges announced that two of its skill centers will receive part of a $10 million federal job-training grant co-administered by the U.S. Departments of Labor and Education. This is the fourth and final round of TAACCCT funding; three Maricopa Community Colleges — Rio Salado, Estrella Mountain and Mesa Community College — have received funding in the past. MCCCD Receives Job...

Science Students Present Research at National Poster Session

Published Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Students who showed their posters and presented their research at the CCURI Spring Student Colloquium at Mesa Community College last February presented their project at a national poster session in Washington D.C. Science Students Present Research.pdf

Mesa Company Trains, Connects Service Dogs with People

Published Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Jennifer Rose, a 22-year-old student at Mesa Community College, is seeking a dog from Arizona Goldens to help with epilepsy. Her dog will cost $17,500 because it must have a vest to carry her medicines. In five months, she's raised $1,000 of the $17,500 needed from online fundraisers and a website. Service Dog.pdf

MCC Featured in City of Mesa Economic Reporter Newsletter

Published Monday, October 6, 2014

MCC is featured in several stories in the Fourth Quarter 2014 edition of the City of Mesa's Economic Reporter. EDNewsletter2014Q4.pdf

EPA Grant to College Urban Horticulture Program Aids Students in the Roosevelt School District

Published Monday, October 6, 2014

Mesa Community College, in partnership with the Roosevelt School District, received a two-year $108,000 grant to create an Urban Horticulture Center. South Mountain District News ... EPA Grant.pdf

MCC Forums to Answer Questions About Budgeting for College

Published Friday, October 3, 2014

MCC is offering students, their family members and the community tools and resources to better understand and manage their finances during a series of workshops. wn092014_pdf - wn092014.pdf

MCC Hosting Candlelight Vigil

Published Friday, October 3, 2014

Mesa Community College has organized a candlelight vigil for Oct. 6 to honor domestic violence victims. CandlelightVigil.pdf

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