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MCC hosts annual Mathlympics competition, Lake Havasu High takes first place

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College held its 32nd annual Mathlympics competition where local high school students competed in various subjects to take home the first-place trophy. This year students from Lake Havasu High School took home first place as a team. River Valley High School took home second. Mohave Accelerated Learning Center and Academy of Building Industries tied for third. Mathly...
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MCC board will not raise student tuition or local property taxes, cites wise fiscal management among reasons

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College board members will not increase student tuition or the tax rate for property owners in the college district. This is the eighth year in a row the board has left the base tuition rate at $81 per credit hour and the third straight year they have not raised the property tax rate, both of which help fund college services. MCC Board President Dr. Julie Bare offer...
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Congratulations to the #MyMCCLibrary video contest winners

Congratulations to the winner of the 2022 #MyMCCLibrary video contest, Vanessa Martinez from the Bullhead campus. Runner up is Jasmine Garcia from the Lake Havasu campus. Students were able to submit a short video to tell others why they love their campus library.  Be sure to visit campus libraries to utilize great study spots, tutoring services and the Student Success Center. To learn more about the...
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2 MCC employees invited to speak at state conference

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College was represented at the Arizona Women in Higher Education Annual Conference (AWHE), Bethany Siehr and Dr. Tonya Jackson, presented on Friday, April 8 about staff and faculty transitioning into administration roles.  Siehr is Employee Learning and Development Manager at MCC and Dr. Jackson is Associate Dean of Instruction on the Kingman campus. Both, in their ...
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MCC, River Valley Artists’ Guild team up to host Tri-State HS art show

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Bullhead City campus is hosting the Tri-State High School Art Show sponsored by MCC Arts Club and River Valley Artists' Guild. The art show will display various art work from local high school students. "The art show is a venue to showcase the talent of the youth in Mohave Valley and we invite each of the local high schools, home schoolers and online students...
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MCC campuses now designated as ‘Veteran Supportive Campuses’ by state

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College campuses has recently been named an Arizona Veteran Supportive Campus by the Arizona Department of Veterans' Services. This means MCC faculty have gone through proper training and the institution now has more extended services for its Veteran students. "Our staff made this happen," said Hakon Swenhaugen, Veteran Student Support Specialist. "Without the dedica...
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Incident on Mohave Community College Campus

KINGMAN – Mohave Community College went into lockdown at approximately 4:00 p.m. today after reports of a possible shooting in a nearby neighborhood.  Those reportedly involved with the incident in the neighborhood came onto the Neal Campus-Kingman property located at 1971 Jagerson Ave.    At approximately 6:30 p.m., law enforcement allowed employees and students to leave campus after buildings...
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Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Kingman chapter inducts 29 new members

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society - Alpha Chi Omega chapter on the Kingman campus hosted its induction ceremony Friday for new members virtually for Spring 2022. The 29 new PTK members inducted are: Jamie Acton, DeiDra Anderson, Marguerite Bainbridge, Breanna Briggs, Melissa Creek, Allyson De Muri, Elizabeth Duhancik, Tara Edwards, Andrew Estrada, Jennifer Eve...
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Mohave Community College student computer club, City of Kingman hosts annual Technology Recycling Drive

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College's MC4 Computer Club is hosting its Technology Recycling Drive from 8:00 a.m. – noon, Saturday, April 23 at the City of Kingman Public Works Yard, 3700 E. Andy Devine Ave.   People are encouraged to discard their old or broken computers and technology devices. Items that will be accepted include computer components, recorders, MP3 players, video players, D...
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Sign up for MCC’s EMT and paramedic programs, applications now open

MOHAVE COUNTY – Emergency medical service careers are rewarding because of the impact it can make on many lives. Mohave Community College Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedic campus program applications deadlines are approaching.   Deadline to apply for the EMT Academy starting in the summer is May 1. EMT classes taking place at all campuses starting in the fall has a deadline of July 31. Th...
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MCC Connecting the Community Event 2022: Your Life, Your Community, Your Future

BULLHEAD CITY – Mohave Community College is bringing students, community members and businesses together with a focus on building a great future.  The college Connecting the Community event, called ConCom, will be at the Bullhead City campus on March 30th and is free to attend.  The atmosphere will be fun and casual with music, food, a job fair, the Show and Shine Car Show and an accident simu...
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MCC Neal campus – Kingman, Arizona@Work to host job fair

Edit: The story now reflects a time change of the event from 3 - 6 p.m. to 2 - 6 p.m.  MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College and Arizona@Work are joining forces to host a job fair in Kingman. The job fair is from 2 – 6 p.m. April 14 at Neal campus – Kingman, 1971 Jagerson Ave. Building 200, room 240. Approximately 25 area employers will be onsite from various industries in the region includ...
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – March 2022

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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Three MCC students honored as top scholars in the nation

MOHAVE COUNTY – Three Mohave Community College students are among the best in the nation for their academic excellence. The Coca-Cola Foundation just announced it has chosen MCC students Adam Romano, Wendy Gustafson and Brooke Prochaska as national Coca-Cola Academic scholars.   Romano, a Mohave Community College – Lake Havasu campus student, is among only 50 students in country to be named a 202...
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MCC Bullhead campus student named Coca-Cola Academic Team Silver Scholar

MOHAVE COUNTY – Wendy Gustafson, a Mohave Community College – Bullhead City campus student, has been named a 2022 Coca-Cola Academic Team Silver Scholar and will receive a $1,250 scholarship. Gustafson is a Social and Behavioral Science student at MCC. She is planning to transfer to Arizona State University where she will earn her bachelor's degree in Women and Gender Studies. Her career goals are...
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