Category: Student Life

Mohave Wire

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 Read more about ICYMI: Mother and Son Graduate MCC Together[…]
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MCC Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society receives Apex Award

  The Phi Theta Kappa – Alpha Chi Omega chapter (Kingman) recently received the Apex Award.  This award recognizes regional PTK chapters that have implemented extraordinary efforts toward improving their chapter membership recruitment and/or awareness campaigns. “This award affirms the dedication and sacrifice that our officers and members exemplify during the recruiting process,” said John Read more about MCC Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society receives Apex Award[…]
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Student Blogger: Kiwi Challenge winners and their Kiwi stories

This march was honored in a cycle of greens! Not the disgusting greens that upset your digestive tract, but the sweet greens with an encompassing brown skin. I hosted the kiwi challenge to help students set a schedule, make healthier choices, and set a goal!  The main purpose of this challenge was to laugh, give Read more about Student Blogger: Kiwi Challenge winners and their Kiwi stories[…]
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Student Blogger Interview: Insights on student success from Devin Porter

College itself is difficult, but Devin Porter, president of the MCC radiologic technology student club called the Skeleton Crew, successfully takes on the challenge and is an inspiration for many! Porter has been handling student life, presidency, her social life, and all the stress that goes along with it, and she’s always willing to help Read more about Student Blogger Interview: Insights on student success from Devin Porter[…]
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MCC Dental Hygiene Students meet state lawmakers at Capitol, learn legislative process

Written by, Dani Keza, MCC Dental Hygiene Instructor  On Thursday, March 1, Mohave Community College’s Dental Hygiene Students attended Capitol Day at the Arizona State Capitol. The students were interested in learning about how a bill becomes law and since a Dental Therapy bill  had just passed the Arizona State Senate and was being transmitted Read more about MCC Dental Hygiene Students meet state lawmakers at Capitol, learn legislative process[…]
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Don’t let others define you, be yourself & Own Your Future

When MCC Student Kayla Crowe graduated high school she was told college wasn’t for her. Instead of letting others define her, she enrolled at Mohave Community College.  Take a minute to listen to this mother, MCC honor student and small business owner because she is owning her future. Don’t let others define you. Be yourself Read more about Don’t let others define you, be yourself & Own Your Future[…]
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Student Reporter: How to link your student email and never miss a beat

By Brittney Manson, Mohave Wire Reporter: How often do you find yourself missing out on events on campus? How about important announcements about classes? Maybe you have to stop in and see an advisor, but you arrive to find Student Services is closed?  Messages that will keep you in the loop on what’s happening are Read more about Student Reporter: How to link your student email and never miss a beat[…]
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ICYMI: 82 year old MCC student’s story told around Arizona

KPNX NBC – You’re never too “old” to learn something new, words a student at Mohave Community College seems to live by. Rich Libertini is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, a great-grandfather of eight and at 82 years young is pursuing an associates degree in general studies at MCC in Kingman.     Libertini is pursuing a degree in general studies. Outside Read more about ICYMI: 82 year old MCC student’s story told around Arizona[…]
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Never stop learning, Meet 82 year old MCC Student Rich Libertini

MCC Student and Marine Corps Veteran Rich Libertini is 82 years young and never misses a class.  He’s pursuing an Associate Degree in General Studies. Many on the Neal Campus-Kingman have seen Rich and his best friend Atlas III around campus.  The two are nearly inseparable. He is originally from New York, and enjoys swing Read more about Never stop learning, Meet 82 year old MCC Student Rich Libertini[…]
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Student Blogger: Dental Assisting student loving it

Have you ever had someone tell you “I Love Your Smile?” MCC Dental Assisting Student Kara Stolfus will tell you that every smile interests her.  She just started the dental assisting program on the Bullhead City Campus. Kara explained how her first day was hands-on with the equipment and tools. She was surprised they were Read more about Student Blogger: Dental Assisting student loving it[…]
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NCK Welome Back Bash!!

Story by Joann DeStigter, Student Multimedia Reporter   The 2017 Welcome Back Bash was a huge success on the Neal Campus-Kingman!! As we all know, the Welcome Back Bash is for Students enrolled at MCC, which gives students a chance to interact with others, see which clubs are on the campus, win some really neat Read more about NCK Welome Back Bash!![…]
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BHC Campus Welcome Back Bash was a blast!

The Bullhead City Campus Student Activities Council hosted another successful Welcome Back event for students.  These semester starter events helps students discover what’s happening or changed on campus!  Welcome back events allow students to see what their future can hold. Different programs and clubs set up posters with information, goodies, and the hope of possibly Read more about BHC Campus Welcome Back Bash was a blast![…]
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