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MCC Athletics debuts its vision, mission and values

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Athletics unveiled its first Vision Statement, Mission Statement, and Core Values during a presentation at the College Board of Governors meeting Friday, January 13. Director of Soccer Programs and Men's Head Coach Camilo Valencia told board members that his department will use this as a guide to help them develop a successful program in Mohave County. The MC...
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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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UPDATE: Arizona Non-Citizen Financial Aid & Tuition (AZ Proposition 308)

There is an important update that may affect some students, as a result of an Arizona ballot initiative, known as Proposition 308.   Arizona voters approved Proposition 308, which allows qualifying, non-citizen Arizona high school graduates to receive in-state tuition at Arizona universities and community colleges and, in certain cases, also receive state-funded financial aid. To be eligi...
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MCC selected to participate in ASU STEM program to better serve Hispanic students

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College has been selected to participate in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Kickstarter 2.0 program at Arizona State University. It's part of a National Science Foundation initiative to help Hispanic Serving Institutions better serve Hispanic students in STEM courses . The program is 18 months long and the MCC team includes employees and s...
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MCC Nursing alumni back in the classroom as instructors teaching future nurses

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College prepares students to further their education to a four-year university or enter the workforce after completing their degree. Many students go work in their desired field then come back to teach the next generation of professionals. In the Nursing department, there's faculty members who started their journey at MCC and are now teaching the future nurses of Moh...
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MCC Business Office receives award for excellence in financial reporting

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Business Office has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for the fiscal year ended in June 30, 2021. This has been the 11th consecutive year MCC has received this award. An impartial panel of experts for the GFOA reviewed the Annu...
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21 MCC Lake Havasu students inducted to Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

MOHAVE COUNTY – Twenty-one Mohave Community College Lake Havasu campus students have been inducted to Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society-Alpha Chi Chi chapter Friday during a ceremony with friends and family. Phi Theta Kappa's mission is to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students by providing an opportunity for leadership, service, and development. Students are invited to join...
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Traveling military museum makes stop at MCC’s Lake Havasu campus

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Lake Havasu Campus is hosting the Mohave Military Museum's first exhibit named "Oh Say Can You See," now through the end of December. The Mohave Military Museum is a nonprofit with a wide range collection of military and war related artifacts which include photos, uniforms, medals, newspaper articles and much more. All items have been donated from Lake Havasu...
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MCC Shines event to be held at all four campuses, special guest Santa Claus

MOHAVE COUNTY – Come start the holiday season at Mohave Community College. The College is hosting its annual MCC Shines event for the community on all four campuses. The event is free to attend and fun for the entire family.KingmanWhat: MCC Shines: Kingman Campus When: Friday, Dec. 2 | 5-6:30 PM Where: MCC Kingman Campus, 1971 Jagerson Ave. | Bldg. 200 Details: Bring the family and grab your camer...
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MCC Surgical Technology student receives national award

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College student Brooke Prochaska received a national award at the Association of Community College Trustees Leadership Congress event on October 29 in New York. She was selected as a 2022 New Century Workforce Pathway Scholar, recognizing the most outstanding workforce-bound students in each state and Prochaska was the top student in Arizona. Prochaska is a Surgical ...
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New LGBTQ+ student club on Kingman, Havasu campuses welcome everyone

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College students on the Kingman campus started a new student club, equal, an LGBTQ+ club for those in the LGBTQ+ community and their allies. The idea of having a club started when students on the Kingman campus approached MCC employees, Erin Roper and Trever Holland, and asked if this was even possible. "We know how important it is for students to have places to expr...
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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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Education in the News: Talking about LGBTQ + Identity in Schools

What: Education in the News: Talking about LGBTQ + Identity in Schools When: Wednesday, November 16 | 5:30 p.m. AZ Time Where: Zoom, pre-registration required Event is virtual and pre-registration is required, click here to register.  Topic: Education in the News: Talking about LGBTQ+ Identity in Schools with Derek Keith Description: Debates over education—what is included and what is exclu...
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