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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – May 2023

MCC Newscast - Mohave Minutes - May 2023 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...
Posted on in Governing board, Press Release, Student Life, Student Success.

MCC chooses contractor to build first on-campus student housing 

BULLHEAD CITY – The next step in building the first-ever facilities for student housing is now underway.  The Mohave Community College Board of Governors voted Friday in favor of the college administration's recommendation to name Kinney Construction Services and Todd and Associates, two Arizona companies, as the general contractor and design team.  The conceptual design is for Kinney Constructio...
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – April 2023

MCC Newscast - Mohave Minutes - April 2023 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 fr...
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Students, community members and city leaders show support for student housing on campus

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College recently heard from students, citizens and local government leaders at a public forum to discuss the Facilities Master Plan and the potential of adding student housing on the Bullhead Campus. The response to the question of whether the college should move forward with exploring options for on-campus student housing was overwhelmingly supportive. Edigar Kajirw...
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – Feb. 2023

MCC Newscast - Mohave Minutes - February 2023.   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 st...
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MCC seeks community input on Facilities Master Plan & Student Housing   

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College will hold a Special Public Forum to discuss and gather input on the Facilities Master Plan (FMP)  and seek input on the potential of having student housing on MCC campuses.  "We're inviting everyone to attend and receive an update on the FMP, which is currently being developed to ensure all college facilities meet the needs of 21st century students," said...
Posted on in Leadership, Press Release, Student Life.

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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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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From Today’s News Herald – Community as a classroom: From tai chi to astronomy to guided hikes

There is no limit to what you can learn at (community) college. At the end of October Mohave Community College launched a new website for its community education program. MCC community education courses gives locals of all ages a chance to take part in classes such as ceramics and tai chi as well as recently added courses like astronomy and guided hiking. Sandy Desmarteau, the corporate and communi...
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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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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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