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Arthritis sufferers learn benefits of Tai Chi

Posted by on 06.23.11 in Press Release

Members of Mohave Community College’s first “Tai Chi for Arthritis” class are in a playful mood after completing the eight-session program on June 9 at the Bullhead City campus. During the course students (from left) Mack Boone,  Peggy Boone, Beverly Keith, Richard Bullock, Joanne Lair, Patricia Newell and April Jo Pricher learned 40 separate Tai [...]

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MCC, JTED partnership helping welding, culinary arts students

Posted by on 06.20.11 in Student Success

In 2008, voters in Mohave and LaPaz counties approved a Joint Technical Education District to provide vocational education to high school students in Kingman, Lake Havasu City, the Bullhead City area and Parker. Through a partnership with Mohave Community College, high school students are now preparing for careers in welding and culinary arts; and plans [...]

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College for Kids

Posted by on 06.14.11 in Press Release

Instructor Leysi Dockstader (center) introduces the wonderful world of scrapbooking to students (from L-R) Jocelyn Timpson, Camilla Cawley and Demiree Dockstader. The girls are students in the College for Kids (CFK) program on Mohave Community College’s North Mohave Campus. Classes began for the kids on June 6 and will continue through the month. The CFK [...]

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New allied health programs coming

Posted by on 06.14.11 in Press Release

There is big news this month at MCC regarding Allied Health programs. The Arizona State Board of Nursing has approved MCC’s application to offer a Practical Nursing certificate. Licensed practical nurses work under the direct supervision of a registered nurse or physician, providing care to patients who are sick or injured. There is a growing [...]

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Graduation for 23 future firefighters

Posted by on 06.13.11 in Student Success

Twenty-three cadets from the Mohave Community College Fire Academy lined up outside Building 600 on MCC’s Bullhead City campus for the graduation ceremony where they would received their certificates and lapel pins on June 11. The class, which took the name the “Blaze Brawlers,” is the fourth MCC class to complete the training. The graduates [...]

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Mohave Newswire

GED test schedule for Bullhead City campus

Posted by on 06.13.11 in Press Release

The General Educational Development, or GED®, test will be offered June 29 and 30, from 6 to 10 p.m. each day 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 will take place Thursday, June [...]

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Mohave Newswire

Board to consider 2011-2012 budget, contracts, MOUs

Posted by on 06.08.11 in Board of Governors

The June meeting of the Mohave Community College Board of Governors will begin at 10 a.m., June 9 on the Lake Havasu City campus with a budget hearing. At 10:15, the Board will convene a special meeting to adopt the budget for 2011-2012. The proposed operating budget for fiscal year 2011-2012 reflects $56,160,903 in expenditures [...]

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Mohave Newswire

MCC/BHC Fire Academy graduation announced

Posted by on 06.06.11 in Student Success

After 22 weeks of education and training, 23 recruits are graduating from the Mohave Community College Fire Academy at 10 a.m., June 11. The ceremony will take place on MCC’s Bullhead City campus at 3400 Highway 95, in Building 600. Thirty-six individuals started the competitive application process in September 2010. Written and physical testing took [...]

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MCC garners $150K solar energy grant

Posted by on 06.06.11 in Press Release

Mohave Community College has been awarded a $150,000 grant to build a solar energy system on the college’s Bullhead City campus. The system is expected to provide about 5 percent of the campus’ electric power. The grant, awarded by Mohave Electric Cooperative, consists of $50,000 provided by MEC’s Renewable Energy Program and $75,000 in American [...]

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North Mohave student awarded Mohave Serves scholarship

Posted by on 06.06.11 in Press Release

Mohave Community College student Kristopher Bradshaw, center, and his parents, Charles and Fawn Bradshaw, were invited as honored guests at the Silver Sage Golf Classic, May 26 at Kokopelli Golf Club, where Kristopher was announced as this year’s Mohave Serves scholarship recipient. His mother said she has had to keep “pulling him down from the [...]

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