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NXP Semiconductors establishes scholarships for students at two Valley community colleges

Published Thursday, April 18, 2024

Left to right: Nilam Patel & Karley Mellberg (MCCF); Becky Baranowski (EMCC), Nicole Steverson, Scott Hibben & Geno Fallico (NXP); NXP scholars Hao Yang & Khalil Ross; Brian Kohlenberg (MCC); NXP Scholar Eric Snelling; Ken Hackler (MCC); NXP scholar Harry McCool; Matt Rayman and Michael Voss (MCC). MESA, Arizona -- April 18, 2024 -- NXP Semiconductors donates $100,000 to provide...

Mesa Community College DJ Program Takes Center Stage at Mesa Music Festival

Published Wednesday, April 17, 2024

MESA, Arizona -- April 17, 2024 -- Mesa Community College invites the community to the DJ program’s performances at the Mesa Music Festival 5:50-6:20 p.m., April 19, at the Mesa Mural stage and 7:30-8 p.m., April 20 at the Mesa Mural stage. Free and open to the public, the event features more than 200 performances by emerging artists. "The Mesa Music Festival represents a pivotal moment for our...

MCC hosts The Future of Fashion

Published Wednesday, April 10, 2024

MESA, Arizona -- April 10, 2024 -- Mesa Community College invites the community to “The Future of Fashion,” 6 p.m., April 25, in the Navajo Room on the Southern and Dobson Campus, 1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa. Free and open to the public, the event features over 100 original designs by MCC Fashion Program students. “Our students’ enthusiasm and drive is what gives our program its energy. This...

Mesa Community College hosts John Bul Dau “Finding Hope in Adversity”

Published Monday, April 1, 2024

John Bul Dau MESA, Arizona -- April 1, 2024 -- As part of its Evening Lecture series, the Mesa Community College Psychology Department presents John Bul Dau, one of the Lost Boys of Sudan, 7 p.m., April 17, in the Performing Arts Center, MCC Southern and Dobson Campus, 1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, AZ 85202. Free and open to the public, “Finding hope in adversity: The story of John Bul Dau...

MCC students earn honors at prestigious regional arts festival

Published Friday, March 22, 2024

MCC students who competed at the 2024 Region 8 KCACTF. MESA, Ariz. -- March 22, 2023 -- Mesa Community College students from the disciplines of Design, Dance and the Performing Arts competed in the February 2024 Region VIII Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) in California at Glendale Community College. Once again, MCC received a wealth of awards and acclaim for talent...

Celebrating creativity and talent at MCC’s 10th annual Festival of the Arts March 21

Published Friday, March 8, 2024

MESA, Arizona – March 8, 2024 --The Mesa Community College Art Department and Student Life & Leadership host the MCC 10th Annual Festival of the Arts from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. & 5 - 8 p.m., Thursday, March 21, at the Theatre Lawn on the Southern and Dobson Campus, 1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, 85202. Free and open to the public, the Festival of the Arts features MCC’s DJ Program, student bands...

Mesa College Promise Program Expands to Eligible Adult Learners

Published Monday, March 4, 2024

*** Photos, video and audio available at mesanow.org/news/public/article/3268. MCC YouTube recording of the press conference. *** Left to right: Education Forward Arizona CEO Rich Nickel, Mesa Mayor John Giles, MCC Interim President Dr. Kimberly Britt and Google Regional Head of Data Centers Public Affairs Dr. Kate Franko. MESA, Arizona -- March 4, 2024 –-- As program...

Mesa Community College students named to All-Arizona Academic Team

Published Monday, February 26, 2024

Note: Updated on March 18, 2024 to include All-Arizona Academic Team rankings in the photo captions. The 2024 MCC All-Arizona honorees left to right: Matthew Skabelund, Charlotte Fornasiero, Isabel Rei Zann Wee and Jakobe Stevens. MESA, Arizona – Feb. 26, 2024 – Four academically exceptional Mesa Community College students, Charlotte Fornasiero, Matthew Skabelund, Jakobe Stevens and Isabel...

Drumming, dance and celebration at MCC Thunderbird Pow Wow March 9

Published Monday, February 26, 2024

MESA, Arizona – Feb. 26, 2024 --The Mesa Community College American Indian Institute and the Inter-Tribal Student Organization (ISO) host the MCC Thunderbird Pow Wow from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., Saturday, March 9, in the John D. Riggs Stadium on the Southern and Dobson campus, 1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, 85202. The Gourd Dance begins at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. The Grand Entry procession is at 1 p.m. and 7...

MCC Art Gallery exhibits celebrate Black History and Women’s History months

Published Wednesday, February 14, 2024

MESA, Ariz. – Feb. 15, 2024 – The Mesa Community College Art Gallery presents dual exhibits honoring Black History and Women’s History months, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Thursday, through April 1, 2024, on the Southern and Dobson campus, 1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, Arizona. A celebration reception at the gallery is being held 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb.28. Hard Workers...

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