Commencement 2012

Hats off to MCC’s ‘Class of 2012′

Posted by on 05.12.12 in Press Release

More than 400 graduates, representing every campus, took part in Mohave Community College’s 41st annual commencement ceremonies Friday in Fort Mohave. About 2,000 friends and family members in the audience cheered, and several wiped away tears, as the graduates from the Class of 2012 walked onto the stage at the Mojave Crossing Event Center to [...]

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Twelve honored during Surgical Tech pinning

Posted by on 05.11.12 in Press Release

Twelve soon-to-be graduates of the surgical technology program at Mohave Community College were honored during a special pinning ceremony Tuesday at the Lake Havasu City campus. Nearly 100 people, including family, friends, and college staff, attended the event. The students, who will also be participating in the 2012 commencement ceremony in Fort Mohave today, have [...]

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MCC honored for website design, functionality

Posted by on 05.10.12 in Press Release

In competition with two-year colleges from throughout California, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Hawaii  and Arizona, the Mohave Community College marketing and public information team walked away with a first-place, gold medallion for website design at the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations district conference in San Francisco this year. Judges said the site was [...]

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Saving money through virtual computing

Posted by on 05.10.12 in Board of Governors, Press Release

If approved by the Board of Governors, Mohave Community college will move another step closer to virtual computing. For at least eight years, MCC has annually refreshed approximately one third of the computers used by students to assure they are using up-to-date technology and can take that knowledge into the workplace. The purchase of full, [...]

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New call center, ‘MCC Connect,’ making immediate impact

Posted by on 05.07.12 in Press Release

Like many of us, Sam DiGiglio is not surprised when he calls a place of business and gets a recording instead of a live person. He was pleasantly surprised, however, when his phone rang a few seconds after attempting to make a call to the Bullhead City campus of Mohave Community College the other day [...]

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MCC graduates increase by 18.2 percent over last year

Posted by on 05.04.12 in Press Release

The number of students graduating from Mohave Community College this year has increased by 18.2% over last year’s figures, according to MCC Registrar John Wilson. In addition, the number of students earning associate degrees soared to a 26.4 percent increase over last year. Wilson said, “I believe the increase in the number of degree recipients [...]

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‘Mathlympics’ attracts 90-plus high schoolers

Posted by on 05.03.12 in Press Release

More than 90 students from six area high schools, and some home-school students, participated in the 15th annual “Mathlympics” competition hosted by Mohave Community College last week at the Lake Havasu City campus. Each student was tested in one of five categories, including Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Pre-Calculus and Calculus. The participating high schools [...]

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Third-graders learn about Mexican culture from MCC instructor

Posted by on 05.01.12 in Press Release

Bertha Nyboer, a Spanish instructor at the Lake Havasu City campus of Mohave Community College, brought a little taste of Mexico to third-grade students at Oro Grande Elementary School on Friday. Teachers Christine Oram and Nicole Luther had prepared a lesson involving the book, “Pepita Talks Twice,” in which a young girl learns it’s beneficial [...]

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Kingman Wine & Food Festival coming May 19

Posted by on 04.30.12 in Events, Press Release

The second annual Kingman Wine & Food Festival, hosted by the Kingman chapter of the Mohave Community College Foundation, will take place May 19 at Firefighters Park. The fundraising event will feature nine Arizona wineries, four local restaurants, numerous vendors, live entertainment, a silent drawing and drawing for prizes. A car and motorcycle show has [...]

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GED registration set for MCC-LHC

Posted by on 04.25.12 in Press Release

The General Educational Development (GED) test for the equivalent of a high school diploma is scheduled for May 5 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the Lake Havasu City campus of Mohave Community College in Room 203. The required registration for the test is May 4 at 5 p.m. in Room 216 on the [...]

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