Category: Student Success

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Student Blogger: Student Sleep Deprivation Alternative

Ever feel like a walking zombie after an endless night of studying?! I say students who are not familiar with Manuka should do a trial run, and experience a deep sleep with endless benefits.  Student life can result in sleep deprivation that causes harmful effects to the body. In order to keep refueling, we as Read more about Student Blogger: Student Sleep Deprivation Alternative[…]
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Behind the Scenes: “Life as a Radiologic Technologist”

Ever wonder what students with x-ray vision are up to 4-5 days a week? Students in the radiology field here on the MCC Bullhead City campus and in our tri-state hospitals are committed to putting in 40+ hours a week, depending on the semester schedule and outside duties. This 2 year program involves roughly 1,900 Read more about Behind the Scenes: “Life as a Radiologic Technologist”[…]
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Hello Spring

This season tends to be one of my favorite times of year. Flowers blooming, birds chirping, a week-long vacation after tough mid-terms. It’s also the time for new beginnings. We hear about deep Spring cleaning to rid the home of all unwanted grime. Plants begin sprouting and animals come out of their nests, shaking off Read more about Hello Spring[…]
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It’s never too late to follow your dreams

Meet E. She is a single mom, and currently has a daughter attending Mohave Community College. She is also currently pursuing her own Bachelor’s degree, almost 30 years after graduating from high school. E started off her higher education career at a small community college in California. It was the 80s, and she had just Read more about It’s never too late to follow your dreams[…]
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MCC will not raise tuition, keeping it affordable for all

While most colleges and universities are raising tuition rates, Mohave Community College will not, making it one of the most affordable, accredited higher education institutions in America. At the March meeting of the MCC Board of Governors, College administrators recommended tuition remain unchanged and the board unanimously agreed. “We understand most colleges and universities are Read more about MCC will not raise tuition, keeping it affordable for all[…]
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BHC Campus Student Activities Council Helps Improve Campus Life

Another successful event put on by Student Activities Council (SAC) with assistance from radiologic technology (Skeleton Crew) this round! This event was an outdoor movie night in the grass behind the 200 building located at the amphitheater. The movie “Moana” started at 6:30 PM and ran for 1 hour and 53 minutes. Movie nights are Read more about BHC Campus Student Activities Council Helps Improve Campus Life[…]
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Meet the first ever Bullhead City Campus Student Blogger

Attention Mohave Community College Bullhead City Campus! As of Monday February 13th I, Antonina Martorano, became a part of MCC’S Marketing and Public Information team as the new student blogger.  It’s exciting because I hear the Bullhead City Campus has never had a student blogger. I’ve been here since fall of 2013 and plan to graduate Read more about Meet the first ever Bullhead City Campus Student Blogger[…]
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MCC Gives Kids a Smile

BULLHEAD CITY — There’s a lot of stress associated with being a student, Tracy Gift said.  “They’re graded on everything,” said Gift, director of dental programs at Mohave Community College. “They’re not being graded today. We’re making sure they do a good job, but we’re not grading them.” The students — everyone enrolled in MCC’s Read more about MCC Gives Kids a Smile[…]
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MCC teams with Dixie State University in partnership to benefit students

MCC is pleased to announce a partnership with Dixie State University that will help students start at MCC and then smoothly transfer to DSU. For a student pursuing a bachelor’s degree, the agreement will provide a smooth transfer of credits from MCC to Dixie State, while saving thousands of dollars in tuition.  The announcement was Read more about MCC teams with Dixie State University in partnership to benefit students[…]
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MCC working with partners to inspire and educate future teachers

Anybody considering teaching as a career will want to keep an eye on Mohave Community College’s effort to help solve Arizona’s teacher shortage.   MCC Associate Dean of Instruction Dr. Stephanie Dieringer presented the college Board of Governors with new information surrounding MCC’s initiative called “Grow Your Own.”  The college has a goal of implementing Read more about MCC working with partners to inspire and educate future teachers[…]
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Don’t be afraid of math, MCC offering free program for high school and college students

Mohave Community College will provide every high school student in Mohave County an opportunity to assess their readiness for college math and prepare themselves for what will be expected.MCC student success services manager Tricia Hanks showing EdReady program to help students with math.  Nationally, only 25% of high school seniors are at or above proficiency Read more about Don’t be afraid of math, MCC offering free program for high school and college students[…]
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