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New LGBTQ+ student club on Kingman, Havasu campuses welcome everyone

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College students on the Kingman campus started a new student club, equal, an LGBTQ+ club for those in the LGBTQ+ community and their allies. The idea of having a club started when students on the Kingman campus approached MCC employees, Erin Roper and Trever Holland, and asked if this was even possible. "We know how important it is for students to have places to expr...
Posted on in Press Release, Student Life.

MCC hires women’s soccer team head coach with ties to U.S. Olympic team, updates board on development of history-making athletic program   

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College just announced the hiring of a head coach for northwestern Arizona's first-ever Women's College Soccer Team.    Cynthia Cervantes was most recently the women's team head coach at Western Texas College, is currently assistant coach for the U.S. Western Region Olympic Development Program working with her friend and mentor Olympic Soccer Champion Brandi Chast...
Posted on in Governing board, Leadership, Press Release, Student Life.

Education in the News: Talking about LGBTQ + Identity in Schools

What: Education in the News: Talking about LGBTQ + Identity in Schools When: Wednesday, November 16 | 5:30 p.m. AZ Time Where: Zoom, pre-registration required Event is virtual and pre-registration is required, click here to register.  Topic: Education in the News: Talking about LGBTQ+ Identity in Schools with Derek Keith Description: Debates over education—what is included and what is exclu...
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MCC Community Education debuts new website to register for classes

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Community Education department has given its website a new look to help users navigate it better and make it easier for them to sign up for classes. The new website provides users the opportunity to reset their username or password without having to call tech support. Users will soon be able to view videos from instructors describing what they will learn in c...
Posted on in Press Release.

Mohave Community College serving up Culinary classes and more in Northern Arizona and Southern Utah

COLORADO CITY, AZ - Mohave Community College is now offering Culinary classes at the North Mohave Campus, which serves northern Arizona and southern Utah.  The two-day classes are five hours each day and you will learn how to cook a 5-star recipe from Executive Chef Rena Pavilonis in each class.  "I spent most of my adult life in rural Montana learning the practical skills of ranching including gar...
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13 new members inducted to Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Kingman chapter

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 for fall 2022. The new PTK members inducted are: Benjamin Brown, Diana Everhart, Jeffrey Fennell, Robert Gale, Brianna Greenmun, Cassandra Huntley, Ashlee Martell, Tami Padilla, Lisa Sanchez, Alexander Steele, Gage Tedford and ...
Posted on in Press Release.

2023 Spring and Summer registration window now open at MCC, sign up today

MOHAVE COUNTY – This week Mohave Community College started signing students up for Spring and Summer semesters, which start January 17 and May 22, respectively.  Students are encouraged to enroll in the classes they want and need as soon as possible, because many classes tend to fill up quickly. Early registration also allows the college time to determine if more courses need to be added to meet t...
Posted on in Press Release.

MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – October 2022

Terrific stories featuring alumni, students, employees and community members in the October newscast. 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 ...
Posted on in Events, Governing board, Leadership, Press Release, Student Life, Student Success.

MCC alumnus, Bullhead City business owner helps local community

MOHAVE COUNTY – Richmond Dubois is known as a hero in Bullhead City because his company RD Utility Solutions, Inc., also known as, Tri-State A/C Hero and M&R Water Hero, brings cool air, and water, to area residents during those hot summer days. Dubois is an alumnus from Mohave Community College. He enrolled in the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning/ Refrigeration program in 2012 and compl...
Posted on in Press Release.

MCC Board of Governors welcomes new member representing District 5

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Board of Governors has a new member, Dr. Diane Singer, representing District 5, which encompasses Mohave Valley and a portion of Lake Havasu City. She has been appointed to the board for the last two board meetings then will officially be sworn into the Board of Governors in January to carry out a four-year term. She ran unopposed. Dr. Singer has been an educ...
Posted on in Press Release.

Bighorn Trek is here to connect MCC, partners with the community

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College, the MCC Foundation, the Kingman Chamber and ARIZONA@WORK are launching the inaugural Bighorn Trek event and are asking for community members to attend. The goal of Bighorn Trek is to bring community members, students and business leaders together with a singular purpose – help improve lives and our community. Bighorn Trek is from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Thursd...
Posted on in Press Release.

Northern Arizona Community Colleges Sign Historic Partnership Agreement to Benefit Students and Communities

NORTHERN ARIZONA – The four community college districts covering all of northern Arizona have entered into a historic partnership agreement. The presidents of Coconino Community College, Mohave Community College, Northland Pioneer College, and Yavapai College recently signed an intergovernmental agreement called the Northern Arizona Community College Partnership (NACCP). The NACCP calls on the dist...
Posted on in Press Release.

Early Start Scholarship helps start the path to higher education for high school students, GED recipients

MOHAVE COUNTY – The path to an affordable education starts at Mohave Community College especially with the Early Start Scholarship. The scholarship provides Arizona high school juniors and seniors, GED recipients and home-school high school students the option for 10 free credit hours of college classes. "The Early Start Scholarship can help high school students meet pre-requisite classes for health...
Posted on in Press Release.

MCC helps get elementary students thinking about future careers (Video Included)

A wonderful example of one of the College's great partnerships that help get kids thinking about their future.  Read more from the Mohave Valley Daily News about the 5th graders from Mohave Accelerated Learning Center visiting the MCC Bullhead City campus. Story by Fred Mason, MVDN BULLHEAD CITY — For the second year in a row, Mohave Accelerated Elementary School fifth-graders descended on Mohave ...
Posted on in Events, Press Release.

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...
Posted on in Events, Leadership, Press Release, Student Life, Student Success.