Category: Leadership

Mohave Wire

Dr. Klippenstein: MCC looks to expand educational offerings for students and our communities  

Mohave Community College  is excited about all our accomplishments in 2022 and we look forward to 2023 being a year of expanded academic and workforce training opportunities that will benefit students ,  business and industry, the  healthcare sector, and citizens throughout the College district. During 2022 we saw many great developments, including a 6% enrollment increase.  We serv...
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – January 2023

Check out the terrific stories in the Jan 2023 edition of the MCC 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 Executive Director of College Communications James Jarman at jjarman@mohave.edu . Thank you!  MCC News shares the college news and ...
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Two MCC board members sworn in

MOHAVE COUNTY – Two board members took the oath of office to officially become Mohave Community College Board Trustees. Mike File, Mohave County Superintendent of Schools, led the ceremony at the board's meeting Friday, January 13, on the Bullhead City Campus. Dr. Diane Singer will represent District 5, which encompasses Mohave Valley and a portion of Lake Havasu City. Candida Hunter will continue t...
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MCC hires women’s soccer team head coach with ties to U.S. Olympic team, updates board on development of history-making athletic program   

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College just announced the hiring of a head coach for northwestern Arizona's first-ever Women's College Soccer Team.    Cynthia Cervantes was most recently the women's team head coach at Western Texas College, is currently assistant coach for the U.S. Western Region Olympic Development Program working with her friend and mentor Olympic Soccer Champion Brandi Chast...
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – October 2022

Terrific stories featuring alumni, students, employees and community members in the October newscast. 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 Executive Director of College Communications James Jarman at jjarman@mohave.edu . Thank you!  MCC News shares the college ...
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – September 2022

Check out the great stories in the September 2022 MCC 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 Executive Director of College Communications James Jarman at jjarman@mohave.edu . Thank you!  MCC News shares the college news and events, alon...
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New Bullhead City campus dean brings decades of experience to help students and the community  

BULLHEAD CITY – Mohave Community College is pleased to announce the new Dean of Student and Community Engagement for the Bullhead City Campus is Gary Cooper.   Mr. Cooper has an extensive background in higher education and K-12 education, and since July 2010 he has served as Director of College Readiness for Denver Public Schools.     "The most exciting aspect for me is that I will be joining...
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Historic Hiring: MCC announces first-ever Soccer Director, Head Coach

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College is excited to welcome northwestern Arizona's first College Soccer Director who will also be Head Coach of the MCC Bighorns Men's Soccer team - Camilo Valencia.  As a student-athlete himself, Valencia was captain of the NJCAA National Champion Yavapai College soccer team in 2007 and held the record for most games played and most games started in the program's...
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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 -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 board will not raise student tuition or local property taxes, cites wise fiscal management among reasons

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College board members will not increase student tuition or the tax rate for property owners in the college district. This is the eighth year in a row the board has left the base tuition rate at $81 per credit hour and the third straight year they have not raised the property tax rate, both of which help fund college services. MCC Board President Dr. Julie Bare offer...
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2 MCC employees invited to speak at state conference

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College was represented at the Arizona Women in Higher Education Annual Conference (AWHE), Bethany Siehr and Dr. Tonya Jackson, presented on Friday, April 8 about staff and faculty transitioning into administration roles.  Siehr is Employee Learning and Development Manager at MCC and Dr. Jackson is Associate Dean of Instruction on the Kingman campus. Both, in their ...
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MCC Connecting the Community Event 2022: Your Life, Your Community, Your Future

BULLHEAD CITY – Mohave Community College is bringing students, community members and businesses together with a focus on building a great future.  The college Connecting the Community event, called ConCom, will be at the Bullhead City campus on March 30th and is free to attend.  The atmosphere will be fun and casual with music, food, a job fair, the Show and Shine Car Show and an accident simu...
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Public encouraged to attend upcoming MCC Budget Information Sessions

MOHAVE COUNTY - If you have ever wondered how Mohave Community College obtains and spends the public funds it's allocated, then this is for you. The college will be holding Budget  Information  Session s for the public at each of the college campuses in April. MCC Chief Financial Officer Linda Green will explain the college budget  process and answer any questions the public has about the college ...
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