Press Releases

MCC Awarded Department of Education TRIO Student Support Services Grant

Published Monday, September 14, 2015

Individualized counseling and noncognitive skill development promotes success. MESA, Arizona – September 11, 2015 – Mesa Community College has been awarded a TRIO Student Support Services Grant (SSS) from the U.S. Department of Education to help college students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds succeed in obtaining a higher education. MCC will receive $220,000 annually for 5 years to...

Public Invited to Grand Opening of New MCC Enrollment and Student Success Centers

Published Thursday, September 10, 2015

MESA, Arizona–September 10, 2015—The public is invited to tour the recently completed Mesa Community College Enrollment and Student Success Centers on Sept. 29 from 10 a.m. to noon. Following an Opening Ceremony attendees may enjoy tours, activities and festive food.  “MCC is proud to offer the public an opportunity to view the dramatic changes to our campus,” said Dr. Shouan Pan, MCC President...

TEACH film screening and panel discussion

Published Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Media Advisory What:        Free film screening and panel discussion of “TEACH” When:       Wednesday, Sept. 9 from 6 – 8:30 p.m. Where:       MCC Thea​tre Auditorium, Mesa Community College 1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, AZ 85202 Who:         Media and general public  Why:         ...

Technology is Topic of Psychology Lecture

Published Wednesday, September 2, 2015

MESA, Arizona—September 2, 2015—Technological devices are everywhere and our reliance upon them is only increasing. On Sept. 8 at 7 p.m., Mesa Community College’s Psychology Evening Lecture Series will examine the effects technology has on us personally and interpersonally. Technology: The Perfect Best Friend You Will Never Have, will be held at MCC’s Performing Arts Center at the college’s...

MCC Theatre to Run Alice in Wonderland as Theatre for Youth Show

Published Tuesday, September 1, 2015

MESA, Arizona – September 2, 2015 – Mesa Community College (MCC) Theatre & Film Arts Department is presenting Lewis Carroll’s timeless classic, Alice in Wonderland, October 16, 17, 22 & 23 at 7 p.m.; and October 17 & 24 at 2 p.m., at the MCC Theatre located on the south side of MCC’s campus (1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, 85202) . Tickets, ranging from $9 to $12, are available by...

MCC Invites the Community to Participate in a 9/11 Commemoration Day

Published Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Martin Germain, MCC veteran student and cyclist MESA, Arizona — Aug. 26, 2015 — Mesa Community College, along with the Phoenix VA Health Care System, will host a 9/11 Commemoration Day on Saturday, Sept. 12. The free event is a salute to the Mesa community including civilians, active duty service members, veterans and their families, and will take place on MCC’s Southern and Dobson campus (1833...

MCC grad Andrew Sypher receives Hites Transfer Scholarship

Published Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Andrew Sypher, 2015 Hites Transfer Scholar MESA, Arizona -- August 18, 2015 – Mesa Community College graduate, Andrew Sypher (Mesa), is one of 10 students, out of more than 2,100 applicants worldwide, selected based on academic rigor, leadership and engagement, to receive a Phi Theta Kappa 2015 Hites Transfer Scholarship, to assist in the attainment of a baccalaureate degree. Sypher will...

St. Scholastica Partners with Mesa Community College

Published Thursday, July 30, 2015

MESA, Arizona – July 14, 2015 – The College of St. Scholastica, a 103-year-old independent Catholic Benedictine college, has forged a partnership with Mesa Community College (MCC) that will strengthen its community presence and expand its social work course offerings. St. Scholastica will offer a bachelor of arts in social work program on the MCC campus. Fall 2015 classes commence in September...

MCC Graduate Receives Hispanic Scholarship Award

Published Tuesday, July 21, 2015

MESA, Arizona – July 14, 2015 – Mesa Community College graduate Karina Aguilar has received $5,000 from the Hispanic Scholarship Fund to continue her studies at University of California, San Diego. HSF General College Scholarships are designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree. Scholarships are available on a competitive basis to community college transfer students...

MCC Offers Special Saturday Hours

Published Tuesday, July 21, 2015

MESA, Arizona – July 1, 2015 – When does fall semester start at Mesa Community College? Where can I go to talk to an advisor? How do I apply for financial aid? New or continuing students can find the answers to these questions on Saturday, Aug. 22  from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at three locations in Mesa:  MCC at Southern and Dobson, MCC at Red Mountain and the Mesa Community Outreach Center in downtown...

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