Media Coverage

RAT Race Highlights Sex Trafficking Issue

Published Monday, October 27, 2014

Photo of Brenda Gifford as she passes out fliers in advance of Saturday’s RAT Race at Mesa Community College. RAT Race highlights sex trafficking issue.pdf

Rumpelstiltskin Review

Published Monday, October 27, 2014

One of the more famous Brothers Grimm fairy tales that has yet to be turned into a Disney movie, Rumpelstiltskin has been adapted into an hour-long theatrical show that audience members of all ages can enjoy. The Mesa Community College production of the drama just ended its two-weekend run in a fine presentation with a talented cast of young actors and confident direction, with sumptuous creative...

Coverage of ERAU Cross Country Runner Saves MCC Runner's Life

Published Monday, October 27, 2014

Embry-Riddle cross country runner Adrian Castillo used CPR to resuscitate a Mesa Community College runner who had collapsed during the inaugural ERAU Invitational Oct. 4. Daily Courier:      ERAU cross country runner saves MCC runner's life.pdf Runner's World:    Runner Uses CPR to Help Save Life of Rival.pdf

3 Great Places for New Drivers to Practice

Published Monday, October 27, 2014

Best places to practice driving: any community college campus on weekends. Mesa Community College is the largest of the 10 community colleges in the Maricopa County Community College District, 1833 W Southern Ave, Mesa. Maximum speed on campus is 15 miles per hour. 3 great places for new drivers to practice.pdf

Video: Circle of Life: Raising Fish Helps Raise Plants in New Farming Method

Published Friday, October 24, 2014

Backed by a $108,900 Environmental Protection Agency grant. Mesa Community College teamed up with RighTrac Inc. and the Roosevelt School District to develop aquaponics, a new type of farming that combines raising plants with raising fish.  Chronkite News video

Rattlers, Assistant Coaches Agree on Contract Extensions

Published Friday, October 24, 2014

The Arizona Rattlers coaching staff will continue to remain at the helm of the Arena Football League world champions. The team has announced the signing of assistant coaches Kani Kauahi and Dave Ewart to contract extensions. Kauahi began his coaching career in 1995 as the offensive line coach at Mesa Community College. Rattlers, Assistant Coaches - CBS 5 - KPHO.pdf

ASU Women Hope to Build Off NCAA Tournament Appearance

Published Thursday, October 23, 2014

Article about ASU women's basketball mentions MCC alumni Promise Amukamara and her younger sister, Peace. The Mesa Community College transfer was the NJCAA Division II Player of the Year. ASU women hope to build off NCAA Tournament appearance.pdf

Tooling U-SME Recognizes MCC and Other CC's with Manufacturing Award

Published Thursday, October 23, 2014

Coinciding with Manufacturing Day, Tooling U-SME, a leader in manufacturing training and development, recently presented its Platinum Education Center designation to six community and technical colleges nationwide, including Mesa Community College. Manufacturing training award _ MLive.pdf

MCC Alum Ben Garcia is Best Concert Photographer Finalist

Published Tuesday, October 21, 2014

MCC alum Ben Garcia is one of ten finalists in New Times' Best Concert Photographer contest. Best Concert Photographer in Phoenix_ Finalist Ben Garcia _ Phoenix New Times.pdf

Coverage of MCC Performing Arts Center

Published Monday, October 20, 2014

Mesa Community College (MCC) will host an Open House in celebration of the completion of its new 462-seat Performing Arts Center (PAC). The free event is open to the public and will be held on Saturday, October 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at MCC’s Southern and Dobson campus (1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa).  MCTV Video at minute 12 HVACR Today (page 14):  HVACR Today.pdf Mesa Independent (Ribbon...

Pages