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MCC board will allow college to move forward with plans for men’s and women’s NJCAA soccer teams

MOHAVE COUNTY – The Mohave Community College Board of Trustees will allow the college to move forward with plans to start men's and women's collegiate soccer teams. Board members made the decision during the October 8 board meeting, which clears the way for the college to apply to become a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association. "This is great day for Mohave Community College an...
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – October 2021

MCC News shares the college news and events, along with faculty, staff and student stories from Mohave Community College each month.  Known as the "Mohave Minutes" it is intended to be a quick source of information to keep you updated on what's happening at the college's four campuses.   If you have an MCC story idea please email it to MCC@Mohave.edu.   You can also view this and previous newsc...
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MCC alumnus, first Most Outstanding Student $10,000 Award winner now educating next generation

MOHAVE COUNTY – Ronald Marcks is a Mohave Community College graduate and was the first Kathy Hodel Most Outstanding Student Award recipient.  He is now educating future leaders at Kingman Academy of Learning Middle School. The inaugural $10,000 Hodel Award was presented to Marcks in 2018 because of his academic success and volunteer work helping students.  The award is given each year to a graduat...
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Havasu Campus Highlights: Physical Therapist Asst. Week

The MCC Physical Therapist Assistant is inviting students and community members to take part in a series of events highlighting the program during the week of September 27-October 1. This is part of the Havasu Campus Highlights event. PTA Open House Monday, September 27 8:00AM-5:00PM PTA Open Class: Gait Assessment and Training Tuesday, September 28 1:00PM-4:00PM What is Parkinson's Dis...
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Havasu Campus Highlights – Surgical Technology Week

The MCC Surgical Technology program is celebrating National Surgical Technology Week, and inviting students and community members to take part in a series of events highlighting the program during the week of September 20-September 24.  All events happen on the Havasu campus in Bldg. 1000. This is part of the Havasu Campus Highlights event.  Meet Surgical Technology Syndaver Olga Meet Olga, the ...
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MCC starts first competitive esports team for college students in Mohave County

MOHAVE COUNTY – Grab your headset and get ready to game at Mohave Community College and be part of its new esports team. Esports is a form of competitive video gaming that can be organized as multiplayer video game competitions between other teams of professional players or individually. Competitive esports has exploded in popularity, and MCC will be among several hundred colleges and universities w...
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MCC libraries, computer labs open on all campuses as local pandemic numbers improve

MOHAVE COUNTY – Anyone who needs help with a research paper, access to databases, or just a place to study, the Mohave Community College Libraries are here to help.  The libraries are now open on each campus for students to check out materials, use a study room and the computers.  Other materials the library provides to help students include textbooks, test preparation guides, DVDs and books. They...
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MCC hires student life expert to lead student and community engagement team  

MOHAVE COUNTY - Mohave Community College has chosen Dr. W. Tramaine Rausaw to serve as the new Vice President of Student and Community Engagement, and he will also serve as dean of the Neal Campus-Kingman. “MCC is extremely excited to have Dr. Rausaw join our team and lead our student engagement efforts,” said MCC President Dr. Stacy Klippenstein.  “He offers a wealth of experience at the commu...
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – June 2021

The MCC Newsroom shares the college news and events, along with faculty, staff and student stories from Mohave Community College.  Each month the team puts together an easy to watch newscast called the "Mohave Minutes."  It is intended to be a quick source of information to keep you updated on what's happening at the college's four campuses.  If you have an MCC story idea please email it to MCC@Moh...
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Military Veteran and former business owner becomes college student, at 58 knows value of education

MOHAVE COUNTY – Knowledge is the key to opening doors of opportunity and positive change. It’s a lesson Michael Adams, a retired Navy Veteran and former business owner learned in life, and it motivated him to become a student at Mohave Community College, where he is also the vice president of the Student Activities Council on the Havasu campus.     Adams , 58, is majoring in Paralegal and Eng...
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Update and Transfer tips from MCC2ASU transfer student Jennifer Jaimes

Video and Article contributed to Mohave Wire from ASU Tips 4 Transfer from ASU Academic Alliances on Vimeo. LAKE HAVASU CITY - Jennifer Jaimes is an ASU transfer student from Mohave Community College.  Jennifer is currently on her second semester at one of ASU's extended campuses in Lake Havasu, where she's had a really good experience.  Her family inspired her to pursue higher education. "My fami...
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Astronomical observatory debuts at MCC

Dozens of people showed up to see the stars, planets and moon as MCC unveiled its new observatory this week on the Neal Campus-Kingman. The building itself may look small, but it opens eyes to the universe.  The college Art Club students painted the building with an astronomy theme to makes sure it’s noticed.  College student leaders have been working for a more than a year to the get the observa...
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ICYMI: Mother and Son Graduate MCC Together

Kingman Daily Miner – As their child walks across the stage at commencement to receive a degree, most mothers watch excitedly from the stands. Not Jennifer Picard. She’ll join her son, Jason, in walking across that stage to receive her own diploma today at Mohave Community College. “About six years ago my oldest child was graduating high school, and my husband and I were strongly encouraging him...
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