Month: October 2017

Mohave Wire

New MCC Truck Driving School ready to roll and now enrolling students

  Mohave Community College this week opened the student application process for its new truck driving school. Students can graduate from the school in just six months with a Truck Driver Training-Logistics Management Certificate and take the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) test on campus. “The big reason we’re launching this truck driving school is because Read more about New MCC Truck Driving School ready to roll and now enrolling students[…]
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Student Blogger: SAC hosts Student Appreciation Day

Midterms are over and finals are on the way.  Student activities council held (Student Appreciation Day) for a second year in a row! Last year microwavable snacks, nachos, and MCC accessories (Water bottles & Towels) were a hit. This year the student body reached out to place a NEW type of order.  Students requested healthier Read more about Student Blogger: SAC hosts Student Appreciation Day[…]
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MCC Physical Therapist Assistant graduate earns perfect score on national board exam

For the second time this year, a Mohave Community College class of 2017 graduate earned a perfect score on a national board exam. Sarah Barbaria scored 800 out of a possible 800 on the National Physical Therapist Assistant Licensure Examination. “I think I was mostly stunned and in disbelief,” said Barbaria after she heard about Read more about MCC Physical Therapist Assistant graduate earns perfect score on national board exam[…]
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Student Reporter: AZ Claus Cause car show set for this weekend at MCC

The AZ Claus Cause Car Show is this weekend, October 19 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at the MCC Neal Campus-Kingman.  It includes Santa, Mrs. Claus and an amazing group of volunteers who are committed to spread the “The Magic of Giving” through our Mohave County community. If there is anything in this world Read more about Student Reporter: AZ Claus Cause car show set for this weekend at MCC[…]
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Fun, leisurely non-credit courses for everyone!

By Diana Squillace, BHC Campus Community Ed Coordinator Mohave Community College (MCC) has something for everyone’s learning desires. It is the beginning of the best time of the year in the Tri-state area as visitors come from near and far to enjoy our warm desert sunshine. With this in mind, MCC’s Community Education Program (CE) Read more about Fun, leisurely non-credit courses for everyone![…]
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Student Blogger: Crunch Time! Midterms and finals getting near

The dreadful weeks with no sleep, junk-food binging, attending study groups less than often, Starbucks runs, and bad hygiene all lead to success or failure. As midterms approach, I’m already deciding between greasy foods and lots of high fructose corn-syrup products. Midterms are much harder for me to get through. For myself, if I’m not Read more about Student Blogger: Crunch Time! Midterms and finals getting near[…]
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Day of the Dead event in BHC sheds light on Dia de los Muertos

  The Day of the Dead event on the Bullhead City campus highlighted excellent student artwork, food from the culinary students and presentations from Spanish 101 students. It also cleared up misinformation about Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead Dia de los Muertos combines the ancient Aztec custom of celebrating ancestors with All Souls’ Read more about Day of the Dead event in BHC sheds light on Dia de los Muertos[…]
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Student Blogger: Dental Assisting student loving it

Have you ever had someone tell you “I Love Your Smile?” MCC Dental Assisting Student Kara Stolfus will tell you that every smile interests her.  She just started the dental assisting program on the Bullhead City Campus. Kara explained how her first day was hands-on with the equipment and tools. She was surprised they were Read more about Student Blogger: Dental Assisting student loving it[…]
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MCC Community Halloween Events

MCC invites parents and children to attend safe Halloween events on its campuses in Bullhead City, Kingman and Lake Havasu City. The events on each campus will be held on Friday, October 27 and feature a safe environment for families, which includes candy, games and fun activities.   Bullhead City Campus Pumpkinfest Time: 5:00pm-8:00pm Where: Read more about MCC Community Halloween Events[…]
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Famous author, artist delivers inspiring message

Published author, artist and Emmy-award winning documentarian Bob Boze Bell told students at Mohave Community College recently to never giving up on their dreams. He is co-owner and publisher of the popular True West magazine, a venture on which he initially lost a lot of money, but said it helped teach him humility.  “If I Read more about Famous author, artist delivers inspiring message[…]
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From the fair to raising awareness, MCC is there

Over the past couple weeks MCC employees and students have been busy spreading the word about the value of higher education, as well as raising awareness about the critical issue of domestic violence. You may have seen MCC at the Mohave County Fair, Andy Devine Days Parade, Paint the College Purple, Fort Mohave Community Block Read more about From the fair to raising awareness, MCC is there[…]
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MCC Spring Fire Academy Deadline is October 16

Men and women who want to become firefighters should fill out an application for the MCC Spring 2017 Fire Academy. Mohave Community College’s Fire Science Program partners with local fire stations to offer the best education and training in the region. Completion of the fire academy is a requirement for anyone who wants to become Read more about MCC Spring Fire Academy Deadline is October 16[…]
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