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MCC Havasu campus nursing graduates honored

LAKE HAVASU CITY – Twenty-Six Mohave Community College – Lake Havasu City campus registered nursing students have completed their final semester and have officially earned an Associate of Applied Science in Nursing degree. Nursing students had their pinning ceremony Monday. They were accompanied by friends, family, staff and faculty. “As the president of Mohave Community Read more about MCC Havasu campus nursing graduates honored[…]
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MCC business office awarded ACE award for three years

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College’s Business Office has recently won the BankMobile ACE Award.   The college Bursar Office has been awarded the Achieve Campus Efficiency award for three consecutive years. “The Bursar’s Office does the best to achieve campus efficiency according to the criteria set forth by BankMobile,” said Connie Shelley, MCC Bursar. “There Read more about MCC business office awarded ACE award for three years[…]
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MCC employee, school receive ESGR award and recognition

MOHAVE COUNTY – Employer Support of The Guard and Reserve (ESGR) recently recognized Mohave Community College for supporting its citizen soldiers.  Also, part of the recognition, Renee Corey, MCC Student Services Office Manager in Bullhead, received the ESGR Patriotic Supervisor award, along with Melinda Silva, director of recruiting.  MCC recruiter, Eliseo Barreras, nominated Corey for Read more about MCC employee, school receive ESGR award and recognition[…]
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MCC Science class pairs chemistry and ice cream, so cool!

BULLHEAD CITY – The recent chilly weather didn’t stop a Mohave Community College Bullhead City campus science class from making ice cream with everyday household items. Resident Faculty Anthony Hollow’s chemistry class learned how to make ice cream, and the chemistry behind the dessert, along with chemical structures of the ingredients used. The program is Read more about MCC Science class pairs chemistry and ice cream, so cool![…]
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MCC VA coordinator earns state level position

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College’s Veterans Services Coordinator, Jimi Hammond, was recently named Vice President of the Arizona Veteran’s Program Association. “It lets MCC be represented at the state level which is fantastic,” Hammond said. “Not only does it give me the opportunity to go over what our students are doing but to learn Read more about MCC VA coordinator earns state level position[…]
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MCC partners with County to connect students to educational opportunities

KINGMAN – Mohave Community College and Mohave County Juvenile Probation partnered up through Project Aim to connect students to educational resources. MCC recruiters were able to expose AIM students to different aspects of education. Students were able to sit in a college class and participate in a discussion and work with the welding simulator.  Students Read more about MCC partners with County to connect students to educational opportunities[…]
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MCC, GEO partner to provide culinary classes

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College and The GEO Group have partnered to provide accredited college-level culinary arts courses at the GEO Kingman facility. The partnership has been in the works since 2016 when both entities met to propose a college-level certification. Lisa Black, GEO Group Education Manager and MCC President Dr. Stacy Klippenstein finalized Read more about MCC, GEO partner to provide culinary classes[…]
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MCC Physical Therapist Assistant students learn wheelchair mechanisms to help future patients

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College students in the Physical Therapist Assistant program were able to wheel around during class to learn more about the different types of wheelchairs out there and how to assist patients with those type of needs. Students were able to learn from guest speakers who specialize in the profession about the Read more about MCC Physical Therapist Assistant students learn wheelchair mechanisms to help future patients[…]
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Student finds success, value in MCC and ASU-Havasu partnership

MOHAVE COUNTY – Tristan Bartels has lived by the lake his entire life, so when it was time to go to college, he decided to stay at home. He recently shared his story with a group community and educational leaders from Mohave County who attended an Achieve 60 Arizona presentation at the Mohave Community College Read more about Student finds success, value in MCC and ASU-Havasu partnership[…]
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MCC celebrates Day of the Dead with student, faculty presentations

BULLHEAD CITY – Mohave Community College students and faculty from the Bullhead City campus hosted it’s Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) event to showcase their work. Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday where people celebrate their loved ones who have died by telling stories when they lived, eating their favorite Read more about MCC celebrates Day of the Dead with student, faculty presentations[…]
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MCC hosts AZ Humanities talks for public

MOHAVE COUNTY – Two Mohave Community College campuses hosted guest speakers from AZ Humanities. MCC Bullhead City campus student council hosted Katrina Shawver. Shawver’s presentation, Polish Christians, Political Prisoners and Martyrs in Auschwitz and Buchenwald, touched on the Holocaust and prisoners who were less recognized and studied. In case the audience didn’t know about the Read more about MCC hosts AZ Humanities talks for public[…]
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High school dropout overcomes challenges, now excels in college

LAKE HAVASU – Sunshine Boylan’s path to becoming a member of the 2019 All-Arizona Academic Team, as well as an honors society member, student council officer and university scholarship recipient has not been easy. At age 15, family financial struggles forced Boylan to drop out of high school in California and get a job. Over Read more about High school dropout overcomes challenges, now excels in college[…]
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – November 2019

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 Read more about MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – November 2019[…]
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