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BHC campus wins MCC Softball Classic

Posted by on 06.25.12 in Press Release

The Bullhead City campus co-ed team won the inaugural Mohave Community College Softball Classic in Kingman on Friday with a 10-8 victory in the title game over classmates and co-workers from Lake Havasu City. The event at Centennial Park featured the intramural squads from campuses in Bullhead City, Lake Havasu City and Kingman, and all three [...]

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California Students

Arizona college courting California students for online degrees

Posted by on 06.20.12 in Press Release

California students who are not able to enroll in their local colleges due to budget-induced enrollment caps are being encouraged to enroll at Mohave Community College in Arizona, and they have the option of doing it from their home state. “You don’t have to move to Arizona to start your college career here,” said MCC [...]

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Fire Academy

15 cadets graduate from MCC Fire Academy

Posted by on 06.20.12 in Press Release

Fifteen cadets took a major step towards a career as firefighters Saturday by completing the Mohave Community College Fire Academy in Lake Havasu City. “They have completed one of the toughest journeys they may ever take,” said Joshua Livermore, director of fire science at MCC, “and this is only the beginning.” The program consisted of [...]

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Mohave Newswire

Campus squads to square off Friday in MCC Softball Classic

Posted by on 06.20.12 in Events, Press Release

Mohave Community College will find out which campus has the best intramural softball team when it hosts the inaugural MCC Softball Classic on Friday night at Centennial Park in Kingman. “We’ve been hearing all about the other campus teams for the past several months, and we decided it’s time to finally put them on the [...]

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Discover MCC

‘Discover MCC’ coming June 20

Posted by on 06.12.12 in Events, Press Release

The public is invited to Mohave Community College on June 20 during the second annual “Discover MCC” event, to learn more about a wide array of career paths they can prepare for at MCC. “If you’re thinking about going to college and starting a new career, this is an event you will not to miss,” [...]

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Dr Michael J  Kearns

From good neighbors to enhanced workforce

Posted by on 06.11.12 in Press Release

Years ago, when the Arizona Community College system was established, the goal was to offer higher education “as close to free as possible.” That meant students’ out-of-pocket expenses for tuition and fees would be kept low, with the counties and state paying the bulk of the costs through tax assessments. Eight years ago, students at [...]

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Kris Hansen

MCC instructor completes 100-mile run

Posted by on 06.11.12 in Press Release

The fact that Kris Hansen was seated in the audience during the nurse pinning ceremony at Mohave Community College last month doesn’t seem all that remarkable – unless you know what he had done a few hours earlier. A faculty member at MCC’s North Mohave campus in Colorado City, Hansen had just finished conquering the [...]

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Mohave Newswire

Budget for 2012-2013 goes to MCC Board

Posted by on 06.06.12 in Press Release

The Mohave Community College Board of Governors will consider the $37 million general fund budget proposed by the college for fiscal/academic year 2012-2013 when it meets on Thursday, June 7 on the Lake Havasu City campus. The amount represents a .9% increase over the 2011-2012 general fund budget. As is customary, three separate meetings will [...]

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Mohave Newswire

SBDC to host loan clinic June 12

Posted by on 06.04.12 in Press Release

The Small Business Development Center at Mohave Community College will host a Small Business Administration Loan Clinic on June 12. All business owners, as well as those interested in starting a business, are invited to learn about the SBA’s lending role, how to estimate loan costs, and how to prepare an SBA loan application. Information [...]

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Mohave Newswire

Arizona community college welcomes California students

Posted by on 05.30.12 in Press Release

A community college in western Arizona has an important message for students in California who can’t find open classrooms: “Come on over. We would love to have you,” said Michael Kearns, president of Mohave Community College, located just over the border in Mohave County, Ariz.  “And we have plenty of room.” Mohave Community College has started [...]

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