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Mohave Newswire

GED test set for Bullhead City area

Posted by on 08.31.11 in Press Release

The General Educational Development (GED®) test will be offered Friday, Sept. 23 from 6 to 10 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 24 from 8 a.m. to noon in Room 210 at the Bullhead City campus of Mohave Community College. Attendance both days is required. The GED is the equivalent of a high school diploma. Mandatory registration [...]

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Mohave Newswire

MCC-LHC sets GED registration

Posted by on 08.31.11 in Press Release

The General Educational Development (GED®) test for the equivalent of a high school diploma will be given on the Lake Havasu City campus of Mohave Community College on Sept. 10 . The test will be from at 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., in Room 600. The mandatory registration for the test is Sept. 9 at [...]

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Heavy Impact

MCC students enjoyed Welcome Back Bash

Posted by on 08.29.11 in Press Release

MCC students enjoyed ‘Welcome Back Bash’ A crowd of students flocked to Mohave Community College’s Neal Campus-Kingman last Thursday to enjoy food, music, games, giveaways and a live performances by “Heavy Impact,” MTV’s “America’s Best Dance Crew” contestants The event was part of a “Welcome Back Bash” to kick off the 2011-2012 school year. The [...]

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Mohave Newswire

Course set to help small businesses succeed

Posted by on 08.29.11 in Press Release

Running a small business can be financially and personally rewarding; but 30 percent of small businesses fail within the first two years. It takes know-how to be among the survivors. The Mohave Community College Small Business Development Center and the Mohave County Economic Development Department are teaming up to offer the NxLeveL® for Entrepreneurs/Small Business [...]

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Dr.MarkTaylor

Faculty given tips on teaching the next generation

Posted by on 08.24.11 in Press Release

When classes started at Mohave Community College on Aug. 22, both full- and part-time instructors were armed with new information about how to achieve the best results with their younger students. Dr. Mark Taylor was a guest lecturer at the faculty orientation sessions. He talked to faculty from throughout Mohave County about the differences among [...]

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2011 President's Circle Donors

MCC Foundation gives annual update

Posted by on 08.18.11 in Press Release

The annual meeting of the Mohave Community College Foundation took place last month with approximately 100 Foundation members in attendance. Dr. Alan Klaas, executive director of the Foundation, updated members on the Foundation’s progress through the last year. Including cash donations, in-kind donations and special gifts, the Foundation received $861,876 last year, $485,849 of which [...]

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Mohave Newswire

Radiologic technology program goes to MCC Board

Posted by on 08.18.11 in Board of Governors

MCC Board agenda and all appendices can be found at: http://mohave.edu/documents/Board_of_Governors/2011-2012/BG_Agenda_08-19-2011.pdf Approval to proceed with development of a new radiologic technology program will be a focal point of the Mohave Community College Board of Governors’ meeting on Friday, Aug. 19. The new program, which will prepare students for jobs as X-ray and ultrasound technicians, will [...]

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Nursing pinning 2011

Nursing grads are now RNs

Posted by on 08.15.11 in Press Release, Student Success

Over 95 percent of Mohave Community College nursing graduates who took their state examination in May or June passed the exam on first try. The state mandates that nursing schools achieve a 75 percent pass rate. Linda Riesdorph, the associate dean of instruction and former director of nursing programs for MCC said, “The outstanding pass [...]

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Women's Equality Day

Coffee at the College celebrates Women's Suffrage

Posted by on 08.12.11 in Events

Aug. 26 is designated as Women’s Equality Day, a day which commemorates the passage of the 19th Amendment which gave women the right to vote in the United States.   In celebration, the Lake Havasu City campus of Mohave Community will present “Celebrating Women’s Suffrage Day” as a Coffee at the College event that day [...]

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Alyssa and Bristle

Bound for Argentina

Posted by on 08.11.11 in Student Success

Alyssa Folston, a student at Mohave Community College, poses with Bullhead City Campus Dean Shawn Bristle. Folston leaves Aug. 27 for the city of Corrientes in Argentina where she will attend La Escuela de Dr. Juan Pujol as part of a Rotary Club Youth Exchange program. Folston will be immersed in the culture and language [...]

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