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Flex mental muscles at MCC

Posted by on 01.28.14 in Press Release

Senior citizens, both those who are still working and those who are retired, can take advantage of lower tuition at Mohave Community College to begin their “encore” career or to finally just take the time to fulfill a life-long learning desire. Millions of older Americans are returning to college to pursue new careers that combine [...]

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MCCF Museum fundraiser

Community celebrates MCC, museum

Posted by on 01.28.14 in Events, Press Release

Community members and donors celebrated history on Jan. 25 by attending “50 years: The Way We Were,” a co-fundraising event for the Mohave Community College Foundation-Lake Havasu City chapter and the Lake Havasu Museum of History held at Shugrue’s Bridgeview Room. Attendees dressed in attire from the 1960s era and listened to various historical presentations. [...]

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Mohave Newswire

Community invited to join hiking group

Posted by on 01.28.14 in Events, Press Release

Hikers are invited to join Mohave Community College Lake Havasu City campus’ new MCC Scramblers Hiking Group for a hike that begins at 9 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 2 at SARA Park. The group will go on a moderate, five-mile hike that requires some climbing and is expected to take three hours roundtrip. The route [...]

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Mohave Newswire

Community invited to tour Havasu campus

Posted by on 01.27.14 in Press Release

Parents, students and interested community members are invited to tour Mohave Community College’s Lake Havasu City campus to learn about its academic offerings. The tour will begin at noon and will highlight the campus’ classroom laboratories for the registered nursing (RN), physical therapist assistant (PTA), surgical technology, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and art [...]

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Andra Goldberg with CIS student (2)

New degree option available in growing medical field

Posted by on 01.17.14 in Press Release

A high-demand medical degree to fulfill a rapidly growing need in the job market is now available at Mohave Community College. Classes begin on Feb. 18 for the new Health care Information Technology (HIT) degree program. “This new program combines computer science and medical assisting to create a degree that fulfills a federal requirement to [...]

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Harrah's Laughlin intern

Business students intern in community

Posted by on 01.17.14 in Press Release, Student Success

Mohave Community College worked with governmental organizations and corporations to offer business students new career internship opportunities. The college partnered with the City of Bullhead City, the Bullhead Area Chamber of Commerce and Harrah’s Laughlin to provide five MCC business students the chance to earn academic credit toward an associate degree while gaining “real world” [...]

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MCC President Dr. Michael Kearns

Governor appoints Kearns to state commission

Posted by on 01.15.14 in Press Release

Gov. Jan Brewer appointed Mohave Community College President Dr. Michael Kearns to serve on the Arizona Commission for Postsecondary Education (ACPE), the state organization charged with “expanding access and increasing success in postsecondary education.” His four-year term in the post is reserved for a senior executive in a community college district with a population of [...]

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MCC payment plan

MCC to be open on Saturday, Jan. 18

Posted by on 01.15.14 in Press Release

Mohave Community College’s campuses will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18 to assist new and returning students with last-minute enrollment and registration questions. Spring classes begin on Tuesday, Jan. 21, but there is still time to sign up for 12-week classes, which begin on Feb. 18. Affordable payment plans [...]

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MCC first class in new classroom building

First class held in new building

Posted by on 01.13.14 in Events, Press Release

The first class was held in Mohave Community College’s new art and industrial technology building on Monday, Jan. 13 on the Lake Havasu City campus. The jewelry casting class is offered through MCC’s community education program. Pictured is instructor Mark Payne assisting Susan Kirk with her project while Joseph Vinsik (left) and Dave Leidy observe.  [...]

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MCC new building ribbon cutting

New instructional building celebration

Posted by on 01.13.14 in Board of Governors, Events, Press Release

The Mohave Community College Board of Governors celebrated the completion of a new arts and industrial technology classroom building on the Lake Havasu City campus. The Board joined representatives from Michael Taylor Architects, Inc., D.L. Withers Construction and community members for a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Jan. 10. Dr. Michael Kearns, MCC president, applauded the team [...]

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