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Student Reporter: AZ Claus Cause car show set for this weekend at MCC

The AZ Claus Cause Car Show is this weekend, October 19 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at the MCC Neal Campus-Kingman.  It includes Santa, Mrs. Claus and an amazing group of volunteers who are committed to spread the “The Magic of Giving” through our Mohave County community. If there is anything in this world Read more about Student Reporter: AZ Claus Cause car show set for this weekend at MCC[…]
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Fun, leisurely non-credit courses for everyone!

By Diana Squillace, BHC Campus Community Ed Coordinator Mohave Community College (MCC) has something for everyone’s learning desires. It is the beginning of the best time of the year in the Tri-state area as visitors come from near and far to enjoy our warm desert sunshine. With this in mind, MCC’s Community Education Program (CE) Read more about Fun, leisurely non-credit courses for everyone![…]
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Student Blogger: Crunch Time! Midterms and finals getting near

The dreadful weeks with no sleep, junk-food binging, attending study groups less than often, Starbucks runs, and bad hygiene all lead to success or failure. As midterms approach, I’m already deciding between greasy foods and lots of high fructose corn-syrup products. Midterms are much harder for me to get through. For myself, if I’m not Read more about Student Blogger: Crunch Time! Midterms and finals getting near[…]
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Day of the Dead event in BHC sheds light on Dia de los Muertos

  The Day of the Dead event on the Bullhead City campus highlighted excellent student artwork, food from the culinary students and presentations from Spanish 101 students. It also cleared up misinformation about Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead Dia de los Muertos combines the ancient Aztec custom of celebrating ancestors with All Souls’ Read more about Day of the Dead event in BHC sheds light on Dia de los Muertos[…]
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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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MCC Community Halloween Events

MCC invites parents and children to attend safe Halloween events on its campuses in Bullhead City, Kingman and Lake Havasu City. The events on each campus will be held on Friday, October 27 and feature a safe environment for families, which includes candy, games and fun activities.   Bullhead City Campus Pumpkinfest Time: 5:00pm-8:00pm Where: Read more about MCC Community Halloween Events[…]
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Famous author, artist delivers inspiring message

Published author, artist and Emmy-award winning documentarian Bob Boze Bell told students at Mohave Community College recently to never giving up on their dreams. He is co-owner and publisher of the popular True West magazine, a venture on which he initially lost a lot of money, but said it helped teach him humility.  “If I Read more about Famous author, artist delivers inspiring message[…]
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From the fair to raising awareness, MCC is there

Over the past couple weeks MCC employees and students have been busy spreading the word about the value of higher education, as well as raising awareness about the critical issue of domestic violence. You may have seen MCC at the Mohave County Fair, Andy Devine Days Parade, Paint the College Purple, Fort Mohave Community Block Read more about From the fair to raising awareness, MCC is there[…]
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MCC Spring Fire Academy Deadline is October 16

Men and women who want to become firefighters should fill out an application for the MCC Spring 2017 Fire Academy. Mohave Community College’s Fire Science Program partners with local fire stations to offer the best education and training in the region. Completion of the fire academy is a requirement for anyone who wants to become Read more about MCC Spring Fire Academy Deadline is October 16[…]
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New MCC Board Trustee ready to make positive contribution

Mohave County School Superintendent Mike File recently appointed Susan McAlpine to the open Mohave Community College District 4 Trustee seat. She will represent the people of Kingman, Golden Valley and Dolan Springs on the MCC Board of Governors. McAlpine served several years as a board member on the Mohave Community College Foundation in Kingman, and Read more about New MCC Board Trustee ready to make positive contribution[…]
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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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Lets Paint A Symbol In Silence To Diminish Violence

Attention Bullhead City campus supporters. October 2nd is almost here! We hope everyone will wear purple to raise awareness and support for domestic violence survivors. People frequently ask why purple is the color of support.    According to the nonprofit website domesticshelters.org, the color’s roots were connected to women’s rights even before the movement to stop Read more about Lets Paint A Symbol In Silence To Diminish Violence[…]
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MCC online associate degree programs rank among best in U.S.

The Mohave Community College online associate degree programs rank among the 50 best in the U.S. Non-Profit Colleges Online this week released its ranking of the Top 50 Best Colleges for Online Associate Degrees.   The top 50 best were identified based on tuition rates, U.S. News & World Report scores, percentage of students receiving scholarships Read more about MCC online associate degree programs rank among best in U.S.[…]
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