Month: April 2017

Mohave Wire

MCC Mathlympics winners!

More than 100 of the best and brightest math superstars from high schools from across the tri state region competed in the Mohave Community College Mathlympics competition on Friday.\ In the team competition Lake Havasu High School came out on top with 11 individual students taking home medals. Second place in the team competition was Read more about MCC Mathlympics winners![…]
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MCC launches Business Incubator to assist Dot Foods and other businesses

As the new $30 million Dot Foods distribution center is being built, Mohave Community College is pleased to assist the company with the college’s new Business Incubator. MCC will be home to Dot, while the company’s distribution center is under construction. Dot management will be meeting with potential employees and conducting operations from MCC’s Business Read more about MCC launches Business Incubator to assist Dot Foods and other businesses[…]
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Chemistry Teacher spreading the word to help undergraduates this Summer

Sick of the heat, or need to see some green? Undergraduate students from MCC and other colleges or universities have the chance to step out of their familiar surroundings for the Summer! Chemistry teacher Denice Mittelstaedt encourages students in a science field to apply for the National Science Foundation’s program called Where Discoveries Begin. Each Read more about Chemistry Teacher spreading the word to help undergraduates this Summer[…]
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Library Work Study Helps People Increase Income & Opportunity

Library work study students on the Bullhead City campus have MCC’S and the public’s best interest at heart. Supervisor Melda Felix came up with the idea to start a job connection board for students and the public.  Each week Melda and her work study team dig up information from specific job posting websites; the jobs Read more about Library Work Study Helps People Increase Income & Opportunity[…]
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Student Blogger: Student Sleep Deprivation Alternative

Ever feel like a walking zombie after an endless night of studying?! I say students who are not familiar with Manuka should do a trial run, and experience a deep sleep with endless benefits.  Student life can result in sleep deprivation that causes harmful effects to the body. In order to keep refueling, we as Read more about Student Blogger: Student Sleep Deprivation Alternative[…]
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Behind the Scenes: “Life as a Radiologic Technologist”

Ever wonder what students with x-ray vision are up to 4-5 days a week? Students in the radiology field here on the MCC Bullhead City campus and in our tri-state hospitals are committed to putting in 40+ hours a week, depending on the semester schedule and outside duties. This 2 year program involves roughly 1,900 Read more about Behind the Scenes: “Life as a Radiologic Technologist”[…]
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Hello Spring

This season tends to be one of my favorite times of year. Flowers blooming, birds chirping, a week-long vacation after tough mid-terms. It’s also the time for new beginnings. We hear about deep Spring cleaning to rid the home of all unwanted grime. Plants begin sprouting and animals come out of their nests, shaking off Read more about Hello Spring[…]
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It’s never too late to follow your dreams

Meet E. She is a single mom, and currently has a daughter attending Mohave Community College. She is also currently pursuing her own Bachelor’s degree, almost 30 years after graduating from high school. E started off her higher education career at a small community college in California. It was the 80s, and she had just Read more about It’s never too late to follow your dreams[…]
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MCC will not raise tuition, keeping it affordable for all

While most colleges and universities are raising tuition rates, Mohave Community College will not, making it one of the most affordable, accredited higher education institutions in America. At the March meeting of the MCC Board of Governors, College administrators recommended tuition remain unchanged and the board unanimously agreed. “We understand most colleges and universities are Read more about MCC will not raise tuition, keeping it affordable for all[…]
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