Mohave Newswire

GED test offered

Posted by on 08.29.12 in Press Release

The General Educational Development test (GED) will be offered at Mohave Community College’s Lake Havasu City campus from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sept. 8 in Room 600 at 1977 Acoma Blvd. W. Mandatory registration will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. on Sept. 7 in Room 216. Seating for the test is limited [...]

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Fire Academy-Mike Fields

Fire Academy applications available

Posted by on 08.29.12 in Press Release

Mike Fields was happy making his living as a contractor in the Bullhead City region, but decided one day to follow the footsteps of his relatives and secure a future for his family. So he enrolled in the Fire Science Program and graduated in 2011. “I just decided it’s something that I wanted to pursue,” [...]

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MCC SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP

Softball team wins first championship

Posted by on 08.27.12 in Events, Press Release

In only its second season of play, Mohave Community College’s co-ed softball team (pictured) won its first championship game Aug. 24. The Bighorns were down 13-9 heading into the last inning, but scored six runs to take the victory over the North Country softball team in the Kingman Softball Association Championship Game played at Centennial [...]

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Call Center

MCC Connect starts semester with success

Posted by on 08.24.12 in Press Release

Cheri Smith hangs up the phone at the end of every work day to head home knowing she made a difference in people’s lives. “You listen to some students’ stories and bend over backward to help them, other students, you can answer their questions quickly and they’re on their way,” said Smith, an MCC Connect [...]

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NCK-Nursing class

Fall semester classes begin

Posted by on 08.24.12 in Press Release

Students and faculty began the Fall 2012 semester across Mohave Community College this week. So far, the college has registered 35,000 credit hours for the semester. Larger student testing centers debuted on each of the three southern campuses and new instructional technology continues to upgrade classrooms. The Bullhead City campus started its Radiologic Technology program [...]

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Mohave Newswire

Student cast needed for news show

Posted by on 08.24.12 in Press Release, Student Life and Leadership

Students interested in becoming news anchors, camera operators, writers and/or editors can help define television news coverage for Mohave Community College. News videos are aired through local television stations, You Tube and the college’s website. Anyone interested in joining MCC CAST should e-mail Lizabeth Hanks at: lhanks@mohave.edu.

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Rad Tech 1

New Rad Tech program up and running

Posted by on 08.22.12 in Events, Press Release

Movers installed a donated X-ray machine into the new Legacy Foundation Allied Health Sciences Building II on Mohave Community College’s Bullhead City campus. Tri State Orthopedic Institute in Bullhead City donated the last major piece of equipment for the new radiologic technology program. It will help students learn about proper X-ray patient placement.  Another machine, [...]

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NCK Fitness Center

New student fitness center to open

Posted by on 08.21.12 in Press Release, Student Life and Leadership

Results of a student survey led to the creation of a new student fitness center on the Neal Campus-Kingman – a first for MCC. A grand opening is being planned for the facility, which is located in Building 207 on the campus at 1971 Jagerson Ave. Student Activity Councils from each of MCC’s four physical campuses [...]

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Paramedic Accreditation-web

Accreditation elevates paramedic program

Posted by on 08.20.12 in Press Release

Mohave County residents who aspire to be paramedics are in an excellent place to accomplish that goal, since the college offers one of only three programs in the state accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). Statewide, there are 20 paramedic programs. All emergency medical services companies require paramedics to [...]

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SBDC-Biz Expo-up

SBDC director spreads word of services

Posted by on 08.17.12 in Events

Mark Retersdorf, the new director of Mohave County’s only Small Business Development Center located on the Kingman campus, talked to attendees of the annual Lake Havasu Area Chamber of Commerce All Access Business Expo Aug. 16. Retersdorf and Lisa Card are available to help new businesses draft business plans, to help existing businesses consider expansion [...]

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