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Bighorn Blast Newscast – April 2024

Bighorn Blast Newscast - April 2024 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, along with student and employee stories from Mohave Co...
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Mohave Community College Soccer camp draws regional interest

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Soccer recently wrapped up its spring Boys Camp, with Athletic Director and Men's Soccer Head Coach Camilo Valencia noting regional interest in the program evidenced by the camp's number of talented out-of-town attendees. Valencia was pleased with the camp's turnout, with a large number of participants from surrounding states and municipalities making the tri...
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Bighorn Photo | Physical Therapist Assistant club Volleyball Fundraiser

MOHAVE COUNTY – MCC's Physical Therapist Assistant Student Club, held a volleyball fundraiser to help raise money for pinning ceremonies, field trips, and national student conferences. The fundraiser was held Saturday, April 13 at Rotary Park in Lake Havasu. The winning team, Team Havasu, took home an MCC bag of goodies. The team also included two current Physical Therapy Assistant students. To lear...
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Second Annual Bighorn Boosters Kingman Golf Fundraiser for MCC Athletics

KINGMAN - Get ready for an exciting weekend of golf and community spirit as the Boosters Calcutta and Golf Tournament fundraiser comes to Kingman at Cerbat Cliffs on May 31st and June 1st. It's a fantastic opportunity to show your support for the Mohave Community College Bighorns men's and women's soccer teams! The Bighorns Athletics Booster Club is thrilled to present the 2nd annual Boosters Calcutta...
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MCC student selected as 2024 Coca-Cola Academic Team Gold Scholar

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College is proud to announce, Jennifer Schaefle has been selected as a 2024 Coca-Cola Academic Team Gold Scholar, this means she has been awarded a $1,500 scholarship. Schaefle was one of 50 students across the country to have received this scholarship. This is the second time she has been honored by the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation. In 2023 she was recognized as a ...
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Thrive Hualapai’s educational seminars are drawing crowds

MOHAVE COUNTY – Thrive Hualapai continued its informational seminar series last month with guest speaker Jeanette Pigeon, MCC Small Business Development Center Director, detailing 10 considerations of which to be mindful when starting a business. Thrive Hualapai is a business incubator in Peach Springs created through a partnership with MCC and the Hualapai Tribe to help people turn their passion in...
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MCC faculty member honored by Women Making History in the art community

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Art faculty, Ann King, was named as a 2024 Women Making History recipient in the arts category. The award recognizes women in Kingman who have shown leadership, professionalism and integrity. "This is an amazing award," King said. "I'm truly honored to receive it." In the community, King has hosted art shows throughout the years with MCC students through the...
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Arizona Governor Proclaims April 2024 as Community College Month, Highlights Value of Colleges in State

MOHAVE COUNTY - Governor Katie Hobbs has officially proclaimed April 2024 as Arizona Community College Month, recognizing the vital role that community colleges play in shaping the future of the state's economy and providing high-quality education and training to students of all backgrounds and ages. MCC and Arizona's nine other community college districts are committed to providing accessible, afford...
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Audrey Gee takes home top prize from 4th Annual Flash Film Festival

MOHAVE COUNTY – Audrey Gee and her short drama film Dear Starlings won the $500 grand prize at the Mohave Community College Bullhead City Student Arts Club's 4th Annual Flash Film Festival. The Flash Film Festival was created by the Arts Club to bring local video and filmmakers together, spark more interest in the craft and highlight video and filmmaking in northwestern Arizona. The festival continu...
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MCC Booster Club’s 3rd annual Bighorn Scramble Calcutta/Golf Tournament to Support Bighorns Athletics is Coming to Laughlin Ranch

BULLHEAD CITY - Get ready for a day of golf, community spirit and support for the Mohave Community College Bighorns men's and women's soccer teams! The Bighorns Athletics Booster Club is proud to host the Bighorn Scramble Calcutta/Golf Tournament at Laughlin Ranch Golf Club in Bullhead City. It brings together all levels of amateur golf enthusiasts and community members to raise funds in support of th...
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MCC Bursar Office receives 6th BankMobile ACE Award

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College's Bursar Office has recently won the 2023 BankMobile ACE Award.  "We are excited to announce, this is the sixth Achieve Campus Efficiency Award (ACE) MCC has received from BankMobile since the program's inception," said Connie Shelley, Bursar. "The Bursar Team is proud to be recognized for our exceptional efficiency and security in processing student refunds...
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MCC honor society inducts 38 new students on Kingman campus

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society – Alpha Chi Omega chapter on the Kingman campus hosted its induction ceremony Thursday for new members for Spring 2024. Thirty-eight new PTK members were inducted: Eva Ariza Cantoran, Lovette Averett, Mariela Balderrama, Patricia Basel, Suzanne Carley, Amy Crump, Makayla Dalrymple, Freddy De Leon, Kendal Fancon, Ethan Gervasoni...
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Mohave Community College Generates Significant Economic and Social Benefits for Mohave County and Arizona

MOHAVE COUNTY – April is National Community College Month and Mohave Community College (MCC) is pleased to share its pivotal role in fostering economic growth, increasing employability of students and enhancing the overall quality of life in Mohave County and Arizona. The substantial contributions to the local economy and society are highlighted in a study conducted by Lightcast, an internatio...
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Bighorn Photo | Women’s History Month Celebration

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Lake Havasu Campus hosted a panel of women leaders from Lake Havasu City in celebration of Women's History Month. The panelists talked about their professional journey, who they see as a mentor and provided advice to future generations. Panelists included: Cindy Meyers, Nurse Attorney at Colorado River Indian Tribes Deputy Attorney General Kryistina Hook,...
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Support Local Students on Arizona Gives Day by Donating to the Mohave Community College Foundation

MOHAVE COUNTY - As Arizona Gives Day approaches, the Mohave Community College Foundation is reaching out to the community to encourage donations in support of local students' educational pursuits. Arizona Gives Day is April 2, and is an annual day of giving that raises funds for nonprofits across the state, including the MCC Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to providing scholarships for ...
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