Locals Helping Locals: 6 Success Stories You Need to Know About: Dominique Hunter

KTAR reported that generous donors provide funding for the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation, which provides millions of dollars in scholarships and financial awards that enable area residents to pursue...

Posted on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

New Call Center Opens in Mesa's Fiesta District, Expected to Employ 970 People

KJZZ reported on the opening of Santander Consumer USA in the Fiesta District. When asked why Santander picked Mesa, the CEO pointed across the street to Mesa Community College. “They are...

Posted on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Regional Reviews: Picnic

TalkinBroadway.com review of Picnic: "With such a wonderful cast and lovely technical designs, MCC's production of Picnic was a rewarding journey to the past." Rave reviews of work by actors...

Posted on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

High School Mechanics Compete for Scholarship

The East Valley Tribune reported on high school students competing for scholarships in the AZ High School Automotive Challenge at MCC, sponsored by ABC Nissan. Bryce Bond, automotive instructor and programs chair...

Posted on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Names Winners

MCC student Kinsey Peotter is the recipient of a $1,200 scholarship from Artistic Director Jeff Whiting to attend the Open Jar Institute Summer Residency in New York. Her name appears in the Theatre Buzz section of...

Posted on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh

Biologists Find the AZ Black Rattlesnake on 'Extinction Trajectory'

MCC professor Andrew Holycross is co-author of a study on the "extinction trajectory" of the Arizona black rattlesnake, according to the University of Arkansas News. Biologists Find the Arizona...

Posted on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 by Sally Mesarosh