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MCC English faculty member gets various writing pieces published

MOHAVE COUNTY – John Hansen, Mohave Community College English faculty, was recently published in various online platforms. He had poems published in "The Banyan Review," "Drunk Monkeys" and "Wild Roof Journal." Hansen also had an academic article published on "Norton Learning Blog." His article is about how he implemented certain strategies to make sure his students succeeded and wanted to share his...
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MCC Culinary Camp provides learning opportunity to local teens

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College's Culinary Arts program hosted a Culinary Camp as part of a Community and Corporate Education course this summer where local teens could join and learn more about being in the kitchen. Participants learn about knife skills, grilling, crafting mac and cheese, pizza 101, camping preps, breakfast and more. Chef Alana Johnson, Culinary Arts faculty, decided to h...
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College budget approved along with new positions to help ensure Strategic Plan goals are accomplished

MOHAVE COUNTY – On June 9, 2022, the College's Board of Governors approved the budget for FY 2022-2023 and board members were very pleased with the hard work and dedication of the college employees.  It was also noted, the college has zero debt and is on solid financial footing. This is great news for employees and students as the college moves forward to expand and improve services that align with...
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MCC Newscast – June 2022 – Mohave Minutes

Wonderful stories in the June 2022 Newscast - Mohave Minutes. Reporters and Editors, if there's a story you see in the newscast and would like more information, a photo, or a soundbite for radio and/or video reports, please contact MCC Director of Communications James Jarman at  jjarman@mohave.edu . Thank you!  MCC News shares the college news and events, along with student and employee stories ...
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MCC graduate receives $10,000 for being the 2022 Kathy Hodel Most Outstanding Student

MOHAVE COUNTY – Justin Begay is described as genuine, compassionate, inquisitive, honorable, dependable and those are just a few of the words Mohave Community College staff, faculty and administration used to describe the 2022 Kathy Hodel Most Outstanding Student Award recipient. Along with the honor of being this year's recipient, Begay will also receive $10,000 cash to put toward anything he wants...
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MCC Newscast -Mohave Minutes – May 2022

Tremendous stories in the May 2022 Newscast - https://youtu.be/0vjC93qTjyY Reporters and Editors, if there's a story you see in the newscast and would like more information, a photo, or a soundbite for radio and/or video reports, please contact MCC Director of Communications James Jarman at  jjarman@mohave.edu . Thank you!  MCC News shares the college news and events, along with student and empl...
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MCC gearing up for 2022 Commencement ceremony

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College is preparing for its 51st Commencement ceremony at 3 p.m. Friday, May 13 at The Anderson Fieldhouse, 3663 Bullhead Pkwy. MCC is awarding over 600 students with degrees and certificates in 2022. Longtime MCC English faculty on the Kingman campus, Dr. John Kitts, will have the honor of being Macebearer.  Dr. Kitts has been the commencement announcer for many y...
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MCC nursing and allied health program students honored at pinning ceremonies

MOHAVE COUNTY - Mohave Community College is honoring graduating students in the Nursing and Allied Health programs this week during their pinning ceremonies. Students are being celebrated for their accomplishments and being welcomed into their designated profession. A pinning ceremony is a traditional way of new incoming health professionals being welcomed into the profession. MCC faculty, staff and ad...
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2022 Commencement Program

Mohave Community College 2022 Commencement Digital program for viewing an download.  Having trouble viewing or downloading?  Try this version of the program.   2022 Commencement is being held: When: Friday, May 13 at 3:00 p.m. Where: Anderson Auto Group Fieldhouse, 3663 Bullhead Pkwy, Bullhead City, AZ 86442 More commencement information available at https://www.mohave.edu/life-at-mcc/grad...
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MCC mascot chooses cousin to fill the hooves

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College's mascot Boomer Bighorn is retiring on June 30. Boomer will spend retirement relaxing and climbing mountains with loved ones who are members of the north Grand Canyon bighorn herd. Boomer chose Blaze Bighorn from the southern Grand Canyon herd as the new MCC mascot. Blaze is Boomer's cousin and happily accepted the position.  Blaze always looked up to Boomer...
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Be part of the first annual Bighorn Booster Club Charity Golf Tournament to Support MCC Soccer Teams 

MOHAVE COUNTY - The Bighorn Athletics Booster Club is excited to announce its first fundraiser called the Bighorn Scramble.   The charity golf tournament will help raise funds to support the tristate region's first-ever National Junior College Athletic Association, NJCAA, Men's and Women's soccer teams that MCC is forming.    The college board and NJCAA recently approved the college plans to creat...
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MCC moving to the Canvas Learning Management System starting in Summer 2022

MOHAVE COUNTY – Great news!  MCC is currently in the process of implementing Canvas, which will help improve the learning experience for both students and employees.   The Canvas Learning Management System will replace Schoology, so current and returning students will notice the change and are encouraged to attend a training session.  Currently, college employees are working behind the scenes on...
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Dental student working toward ultimate goal while attending MCC

MOHAVE COUNTY – Jeremiah Cummins, 26, is a Dental Hygiene student at Mohave Community College and an MCC Foundation Scholarship recipient. He hopes to earn his bachelor degree after MCC and eventually attend a dental school. He decided to attend MCC because it's close to home and its affordability. Cummins added the college offered a lot of what he needed to achieve his goals and easily transfer to ...
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MCC Instructor’s photography highlighted in recently published book

MOHAVE COUNTY – A Mohave Community College English instructor is also a professional photographer who recently had his photos published in the book, To Know a Starry Night. Beau Rogers recently spoke about his photography with approximately 45 students, staff, and community members at the Bullhead City campus event, aptly named To Know a Starry Night. Rogers has been an avid photographer for many y...
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Community Health Fair 2022 at MCC

Contributed by the Mohave Valley Daily News: BULLHEAD CITY — The goal of Saturday's Family Health Fair at Mohave Community College was simply to state but much more difficult to accomplish. "We want to get everybody back to pre-COVID normalcy," Dr. Liliya Tishchenko, dean of health professions, public safety and human services at MCC, said. "It is very much needed and desired." Tishchenko said the...
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