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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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Historic Hiring: MCC announces first-ever Soccer Director, Head Coach

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College is excited to welcome northwestern Arizona's first College Soccer Director who will also be Head Coach of the MCC Bighorns Men's Soccer team - Camilo Valencia.  As a student-athlete himself, Valencia was captain of the NJCAA National Champion Yavapai College soccer team in 2007 and held the record for most games played and most games started in the program's...
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MCC expands HVAC/R program to fill need in Kingman  

MOHAVE COUNTY – The Mohave Community College Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration program is so popular it is expanding to the Neal-Campus in Kingman.  Students will have the opportunity to become certified residential air conditioning technicians in just one college semester.  "This is such an incredible program and an amazing opportunity for those in the Kingman area who want ...
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MCC hits milestone in transition to Ellucian Colleague student support system

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College is implementing the Ellucian Colleague computer system to help improve the college experience for students and help employees better support students on the path to success. The first phase launches July 11.  The new system will eliminate the need for nearly a dozen other software applications the college used in the past.  "This is very exciting transiti...
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MCC receives state approval to help get more certified teachers in local elementary classrooms

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College is now offering a post baccalaureate program to help qualified applicants obtain a teaching certificate. The Arizona Department of Education recently approved the college plans to offer a pathway for those with bachelor's degrees to earn their K-8 teaching certification. "This new program is perfect for people who are currently working in our local school di...
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MCC Newscast -Mohave Minutes – May 2022

Tremendous stories in the May 2022 Newscast - https://youtu.be/0vjC93qTjyY 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 Director of Communications James Jarman at  jjarman@mohave.edu . Thank you!  MCC News shares the college news and events, along with student and empl...
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MCC 2022 Flash Film Festival Call for Entries! $500 Grand Prize

MOHAVE COUNTY –  The Mohave Community College Bullhead City Campus Student Arts Club invites students and community members to the 2022 Flash Film Festival Awards Ceremony.  Hollywood Actor/Producer Seamus Dever will emcee and help judge the video entries for the annual event. Dever's filmography includes Castle, Hollywoodland, Titans and many more!  He is an MCC and NAU alumnus who grew up in Bu...
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MCC 2022 Flash Film Festival Call for Entries! $500 Grand Prize

MOHAVE COUNTY –  The Mohave Community College Bullhead City Campus Student Arts Club invites students and community members to the 2022 Flash Film Festival Awards Ceremony.  Hollywood Actor/Producer Seamus Dever will emcee and help judge the video entries for the annual event. Dever's filmography includes Castle, Hollywoodland, Titans and many more!  He is an MCC and NAU alumnus who grew up in Bu...
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MCC soccer proposal gets national athletic association approval, and BHHS Legacy Foundation donates $300,000  

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College just announced another historic move in its plan to launch the first-ever men's and women's college soccer teams in Mohave County.  The National Junior College Athletic Association, NJCAA, informed college President Dr. Stacy Klippenstein that MCC has been approved to join the association. The college plans to form teams and compete in the Division 1 soccer ...
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MCC Foundation raises 50k for college scholarships, celebrates college’s 50th anniversary

MOHAVE COUNTY – The Mohave Community College Foundation just announced it has raised $50,000 for the 50th Anniversary President's Endowment Fund, which will provide an annual scholarship to a student on each the college's four campuses. "This really shows how wonderful people are throughout Mohave County and how much they recognize the value of affordable access to high quality higher education," sa...
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MCC culinary club students provide holiday meals for the community

MOHAVE COUNTY – The holiday season is here and that means a lot of great food is going to be cooked and eaten. Mohave Community College's Culinary Club recently prepared various cuts of meats and sides as part of its Holiday Offerings event. MCC Culinary Club is a student organization based on the MCC Bullhead City campus. Student's don't have to be in the culinary program to be a part of the club. ...
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MCC alumna, foundation member passionate about community involvement

MOHAVE COUNTY – After graduating high school, Jillian Usher didn't know what she wanted to do. After moving away from home and coming back to Lake Havasu City, a friend recommended she go back to school. Usher decided to take one class at Mohave Community College where she eventually earned her Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts. "I just wanted to take one class I just wanted to take comparative worl...
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