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MCC hosts Region VIII Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival in 2017

Published Wednesday, November 23, 2016

MESA, Arizona -- Nov. 23, 2016  -- Mesa Community College is hosting the prestigious Region VIII Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) in the college’s Performing Arts Center and MCC Theatre on Feb. 14-18, 2017. Hundreds of students and faculty from over 50 colleges and universities in KCACTF Region VIII states: Arizona, Central and Southern California, Hawaii, Southern...

MCC on nation's best paramedic program list

Published Friday, November 4, 2016

Mesa Community College is ranked seventh among the best 50 paramedic programs in Arizona for 2016-17 according to the Community for Accredited Online Schools (AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org)  Click here for details on the methodology Community for Accredited Online Schools used to score each school. # # # Media Contact Dawn Zimmer, dawn.zimmer@mesacc.edu, 480-461-7892  ...

MCC recognized among best online colleges in Arizona

Published Thursday, November 3, 2016

Mesa Community College is ranked third among the best 50 online colleges in Arizona for 2016-17 according to Affordable Colleges Online (AffordableCollegesOnline.org). Click here to review Arizona Online Colleges & Universities – Top Online Schools for 2016-17 from Affordable Colleges Online. # # # Media ContactDawn Zimmer, dawn.zimmer@mesacc.edu, 480-461...

MCC Art Degree Program among best in the nation

Published Thursday, November 3, 2016

Mesa Community College is ranked third among the best 50 two-year online art schools in the nation for 2016-2017 according to  Community for Accredited Online Schools (AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org)  Click here to review the full "The Complete Guide to Art Schools" by Community for Accredited Online Schools online. # # # Media ContactDawn Zimmer, dawn.zimmer@mesacc.edu, 480-461-...

Community members honored with MCC Hall of Fame Awards

Published Wednesday, November 2, 2016

MESA, Arizona — Nov. 2, 2016 — Thirteen outstanding community members will be welcomed into Mesa Community College’s Hall of Fame during a reception and ceremony hosted by the MCC Alumni Association on November 3 in the MCC Theatre at the Southern and Dobson campus (1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, 85202). The MCC Hall of Fame honors alumni, community members, and MCC employees whose personal and...

Two MCC Students Awarded 2016 Coca-Cola Scholarships

Published Thursday, October 20, 2016

MESA, Arizona -- Oct. 21, 2016 -- Mesa Community College students Jared Carlson and Kristin Shelledy have been named 2016 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholars. These students were selected from more than 1,000 applicants by a panel of independent judges to receive $1,000 each. Students are selected based on outstanding academic achievement and demonstrated leadership potential.   “Each of these...

MCC Named to President's Honor Roll for Community Service

Published Wednesday, October 19, 2016

MESA, Arizona – Oct. 19, 2016 -- Mesa Community College (MCC) has been named to the 2015 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in three categories: General Community Service, Economic Opportunity and Education. "MCC, with strong roots in service-learning, civic participation and innovative teaching, has been honored by this recognition since its inception," said Mesa...

National Theatre Live to MCC

Published Wednesday, October 12, 2016

MESA, Arizona -- October 12, 2016 -- Mesa Community College has partnered with The National Theatre in London to bring six of its “National Theatre Live” broadcasts to the MCC Theatre this fall. “We are very excited to bring these world-class national productions to Mesa,” said Christopher Tubilewicz, venue manager for the MCC Theatre. “The MCC Theatre was propelled into the 21st century when it...

Former MCC Basketball Player Gianni Dailey Attending Ivy League Columbia University

Published Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Gianni Dailey on the basketball court. MESA, Arizona -- Oct. 11, 2016 --  Mesa Community College Athletic Director John Mulhern said he was pleased but certainly not surprised when he heard that his former Thunderbird basketball player Gianni Dailey was admitted to prestigious Columbia University. “He always said attending Columbia was his goal,” said Mulhern. “Gianni was a pleasure to be...

Jefferson Science Fellow Pamela McCauley to keynote at MCC STEAM conference for MPS Students

Published Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Pamela McCauley, Ph.D., C.P.E. MESA, Arizona – October 11, 2016 – On Friday Oct. 21, Mesa Community College at Red Mountain will host a STEAM Conference for 200 Mesa Public School seventh and eighth-graders to present information about science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) fields and career possibilities. The keynote speaker is Pamela McCauley, Ph.D., C.P.E., an ergonomics and...

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