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MCC’s Healthy Living course positions students to enter healthcare professions

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Health and Public Services has a new course offering that can land students in the promising healthcare profession. Healthy Living is the first course in a five-part series kicking off in January 2024 and culminating with a Community Health Worker (CHW) non-credit certificate of completion, positioning students for a career helping others to understand and tak...
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Eight students selected as All-Arizona Academic Team members

MOHAVE COUNTY – Eight Mohave Community College students have been selected as the 2024 All-Arizona Academic Team. The College would like to congratulate Tenny McWilliams (Bullhead City Campus); Jennifer Schaefle (Bullhead City Campus); Samantha Covey (Bullhead City Campus); Kevin Gauthun (Lake Havasu Campus); Ashley Teodosio (Lake Havasu Campus); Fiona Pedi (Kingman Campus); Mandie Price (Kingman Cam...
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Mohave Community College Women’s Soccer Team Welcomes 14 New Players on Journey to First NJCAA Season

MOHAVE COUNTY — Mohave Community College (MCC) proudly announces a historic milestone with the commitment of 14 talented young women to the soccer team. These athletes will be among those etched in history as members of the first National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) soccer program in northwestern Arizona, and their commitment to play at MCC is a significant leap forward for the progra...
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Join MCC for Tri-City Workforce Excellence Kick-Offs

MOHAVE COUNTY – The Mohave Community College Workforce Excellence Series is connecting community members with the skills they need to excel in the workplace. Starting the second week of January, MCC and the Lake Havasu City, Kingman and Bullhead City Chambers of Commerce will host Tri-City Workforce Excellence Series Kick-Off sessions for chamber members and businesses to learn about the classes. S...
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From MVDN: MCC gingerbread decorating contest offered sweet competition

BULLHEAD CITY — Wednesday's Gingerbread Decorating Event at Mohave Community College offered sweet competition to those interested in building community. "It's really fun," said Dr. Cole Stewart, lead faculty in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at MCC. "In our group we cover a lot of heavy, but really good topics — and when the holidays come around, we really just want the o...
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MCC Adult Education faculty receives Poet of the Year award

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Adult Education Faculty member, Susan Foster, has been named the 2023 Utah State Poetry Society's (UTSPS) Poet of the Year. Her poetry book, The Falling Water Calls It Grief, received the Society's Book of the Year Award, and has been published this year by the UTSPS. This award has been a top honor in Utah's literary circles since 1965, when it originated. F...
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Vice Mayor helps honor society induct 50 new members at MCC Kingman campus

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society – Alpha Chi Omega chapter hosted an induction ceremony at the Kingman Campus Thursday for new members for Fall 2023. Fifty new PTK members were inducted: Marijane Acosta, Martha Aguilar, Timothy Alexander, Emanuel Anaya, Sarah Appleby, Charis Athens, Ethan Atkins, Ivan Avalos, Gianna Baca Thompson, Luciano Baca Thompson, Wesly ...
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MCC Facilities Master Plan released, addresses current conditions and future student needs

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College just released its Facilities Master Plan (FMP), which serves as roadmap for the future of campus buildings and infrastructure.   The MCC board approved  the Facilities Master Plan in October and appreciated that the FMP is focused on improving campus facilities for student learning, and that it is a long-range guiding document.  "I like that this plan i...
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MCC presents the First Annual Community Education Art Show and Sale

MOHAVE COUNTY – The first-ever MCC Community Education Art Show and Sale is coming to the College's Beale Street Center at 309 E. Beale St. from 4 – 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1. Students from three of MCC's campuses will display artwork from various Community Education classes while community members will have the chance to purchase their favorite pieces. Community Education students from Bullhead City,...
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MCC Newscast- Mohave Minutes – November 2023

MCC Newscast- Mohave Minutes - November 2023 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 ...
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Historic first: Bighorns Women’s Soccer announces local players for inaugural season

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Head Women's Soccer Coach Cynthia Cervantes has announced the local lineup for the team's inaugural season in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). Bullhead City, Lake Havasu City and Kingman will all be represented on the pitch when the season starts in August 2024. The first-ever Bighorns women's squad now has signed commitments from Y...
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MCC students share their first-gen stories, celebrate first-gen day

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College is celebrating National First-Generation College Students Day. A first-generation (first-gen) college student is someone who is the first in their family to attend a higher education institution. At MCC, more than 70% of students are first-generation college students, and many of the College employees were also first-gen. Students like Le Ann Flores Gomez, La...
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UPDATE: Neal Campus-Kingman Open Nov. 7

Nov 6: UPDATE: The water issues have been resolved and the Kingman campus will reopen tomorrow Tuesday, November 7. Thank you for your patience. Nov 5: Due to urgent water line repairs, the Neal-Campus Kingman will be closed Monday November 6th. Classes will not be held on campus. Students will be provided information from instructors. Employees need to reach out to their managers for further instru...
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All-USA Academic Team scholarship deadline is approaching, apply today

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College students are encouraged to apply for the upcoming 2024 All-USA Academic Team, the Coca-Cola Academic Team, and Coca-Cola New Century Workforce & Transfer Pathway Scholarships. The application deadline is Dec. 1. MCC joins other community colleges in the state of Arizona by naming institutional nominees to the All-Arizona Academic Team. Students who are select...
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MCC federally designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution

MOHAVE COUNTY – The U.S. Department of Education has designated Mohave Community College as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI).  An accredited higher education institution qualifies as an HSI when at least 25% of its enrollment is Hispanic or Latino students. Nearly 27% of students currently enrolled at MCC identify as Hispanic/Latino, a percentage that started increasing in 2009. According to th...
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