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MCC President Dr. Stacy Klippenstein moderates Northern Arizona Mayoral Roundtable on Kingman Campus

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College President Dr. Stacy Klippenstein was the moderator for the Northern Arizona Mayoral Roundtable, which took place on the MCC Neal Campus – Kingman on Thursday, May 23. Mayor Ken Watkins of Kingman, Mayor Steve D'Amico of Bullhead City, Mayor Randy Hartless of Parker, Mayor Howard Ream of Colorado City and Mayor Cal Sheehy of Lake Havasu City all took to the ...
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Public Encouraged to Attend Upcoming MCC Budget Information Session

MOHAVE COUNTY — Mohave Community College invites the public to learn how it obtains and spends public funds at its upcoming Budget Information Sessions. The sessions will take place at 5:30pm on June 3 via Zoom, with rooms available on each campus for attendees to watch the sessions and ask questions. Linda Green, MCC's Executive Director of Business Services, will explain the college's budget proc...
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GEO Group donates $6,000 for student scholarships at MCC

MOHAVE COUNTY – The Mohave Community College Foundation received a donation from The GEO Group of $6,000 to go toward scholarships for students at MCC. Warden Jeff Wrigley presented the check to The Foundation Monday, May 20 at the MCC Beale Street Center.  ...
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MCC students attend Phi Theta Kappa conference in Orlando

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Phi Theta Kappa students went to Orlando, Florida, April 4-6 for the 2024 PTK Catalyst Conference. PTK Catalyst is Phi Theta Kappa's premier annual event, bringing together members, advisors, and their supporters for professional development and celebration of the accomplishments of our community. The event included immersive opportunities for personal and pr...
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Bighorn Blast Newscast – May 2024

Bighorn Blast Newscast - May 2024 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, along with student and employee stories from Mohave Comm...
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Bighorn Photo | MCC’s student computer club hosts annual technology recycling event

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Kingman Campus student club, MC4, held a technology recycle drive in partnership with the City of Kingman's Public Works Department. The recycle drive was held April 27 where a total of 9,360 pounds of technology was collected. The event was well attended with local community members stopping by to recycle their unused technology. ...
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Mohave Community College Names New Vice President of Administrative Services

MOHAVE COUNTY - Following a nationwide search, Mohave Community College (MCC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Joline Pruitt as the new Vice President of Administrative Services, effective July 1, 2024. Pruitt will succeed Jennie Dixon, a Kingman native and longtime MCC employee, who is retiring after years of dedicated service to the college. As VP of Administrative Services, Pruitt will ove...
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MCC Lake Havasu student named 2024 Kathy Hodel Most Outstanding Student, wins $10K

MOHAVE COUNTY – Kevin Gauthun was checking his emails when the one that would impact his future came through his inbox. The email made him feel excited and overwhelmed with happiness. The email notified him that he is the 2024 Kathy Hodel Most Outstanding Student award recipient. "It feels absolutely amazing to receive this award. The honor is surreal and something I never imagined possible," he sai...
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Bighorn Photo | MCC Lake Havasu campus celebrates students during recognition ceremony

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Lake Havasu Campus held its Student Recognition Awards Ceremony Tuesday, April 30 to celebrate them for their outstanding achievements in the classroom, student clubs and service. Students were celebrated among family, friends and MCC employees. This year, Kevin Gauthun received The Anthony Dominguez Student Leader of the Year Award which recognizes a stude...
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Thrive Hualapai’s Tall Pine Pitch Competition Awards $9,500 to local entrepreneurs

MOHAVE COUNTY – Thrive Hualapai's Inaugural Tall Pine Pitch Competition came to a head on Wednesday, May 1 as entrepreneurs took to the stage in Peach Springs to vie for thousands of dollars in start-up monies. Congratulations, Camille Nighthorse, who took home the top prize of $5,000 with her project Nighthorse Ranch Retreat, LLC. Thrive Hualapai is a business incubator in Peach Springs created thr...
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MCC now accepting applications for Mohave Village Apartments, first college student housing in region

MOHAVE COUNTY – MohaveVillage.com is the website for Mohave Village Apartments - Mohave Community College's new student housing complex on the Bullhead City Campus.  MCC is now accepting applications from its current students who would like to live on the Bullhead City campus. Applications must be submitted no later than Friday, June 14, 2024. Students interested in living in the new Mohave Village...
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Bighorn Photo | MCC Bullhead Campus recognizes students for outstanding academic, service achievements

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Bullhead Campus held its Student Recognition Awards Ceremony Tuesday, April 30 to celebrate them for their outstanding achievements in the classroom, student clubs and service. Students were celebrated among family, friends and MCC employees. This year, Lisa Wolf received The Anthony Dominguez Student Leader of the Year Award which recognizes a student who em...
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MCC gearing up for 53rd Commencement, CRIT Chairwoman Amelia Flores will be Guest Speaker and one student will be awarded $10K cash

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College is gearing up for its 53rd Commencement Ceremony to be held at 3 p.m. Friday, May 10 at the Anderson Fieldhouse, 3663 Bullhead Pkwy. MCC students in the class of 2023-2024 will earn 591 certificates and 418 degrees for a total of more than 1,000 degrees and certificates, with 772 students between the ages of 15 and 76, and 60 students are 18 or younger. This...
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Bighorn Photo | MCC Kingman Campus celebrates students at Student Recognition Awards ceremony

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Neal Campus-Kingman held its Student Recognition Awards Ceremony April 22 to celebrate students for their outstanding achievements inside and  outside of the classroom. Students were celebrated among family, friends and MCC employees. Students received awards for academic achievement, student club involvement and outstanding student worker.   This year,...
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MCC and AZ Community Colleges to receive funding for new Workforce Scholarship program

MOHAVE COUNTY - Governor Katie Hobbs in partnership with Arizona's 10 public community college districts has created the Arizona Community College Workforce Scholarship program to help Arizonans earn a credential, degree or build advanced skills that lead to jobs in high-wage, high-growth occupations. "The Arizona Community College Workforce Scholarship program is a terrific step toward equipping our ...
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