Mohave Newswire

Radiologic technology program goes to MCC Board

Posted by on 08.18.11 in Board of Governors

MCC Board agenda and all appendices can be found at: http://mohave.edu/documents/Board_of_Governors/2011-2012/BG_Agenda_08-19-2011.pdf Approval to proceed with development of a new radiologic technology program will be a focal point of the Mohave Community College Board of Governors’ meeting on Friday, Aug. 19. The new program, which will prepare students for jobs as X-ray and ultrasound technicians, will [...]

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Nursing pinning 2011

Nursing grads are now RNs

Posted by on 08.15.11 in Press Release, Student Success

Over 95 percent of Mohave Community College nursing graduates who took their state examination in May or June passed the exam on first try. The state mandates that nursing schools achieve a 75 percent pass rate. Linda Riesdorph, the associate dean of instruction and former director of nursing programs for MCC said, “The outstanding pass [...]

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Women's Equality Day

Coffee at the College celebrates Women's Suffrage

Posted by on 08.12.11 in Events

Aug. 26 is designated as Women’s Equality Day, a day which commemorates the passage of the 19th Amendment which gave women the right to vote in the United States.   In celebration, the Lake Havasu City campus of Mohave Community will present “Celebrating Women’s Suffrage Day” as a Coffee at the College event that day [...]

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Alyssa and Bristle

Bound for Argentina

Posted by on 08.11.11 in Student Success

Alyssa Folston, a student at Mohave Community College, poses with Bullhead City Campus Dean Shawn Bristle. Folston leaves Aug. 27 for the city of Corrientes in Argentina where she will attend La Escuela de Dr. Juan Pujol as part of a Rotary Club Youth Exchange program. Folston will be immersed in the culture and language [...]

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Mohave Newswire

GED testing at MCC-BHC Aug. 26, 27

Posted by on 08.08.11 in Press Release

The General Educational Development, or GED®, test will be offered Friday, Aug. 26 from 6 to 10 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 27 from 8 a.m. to noon 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 [...]

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College for Kids 2011

College for Kids Summer Camp at MCC Neal Campus Kingman

Posted by on 08.04.11 in Press Release

Participants in this year’s College for Kids Summer Camp at Mohave Community College’s Neal Campus-Kingman pose for a picture with banners thanking the organizations that helped make this year’s camp possible. The MCC Foundation provided scholarships for 20 children. Barnes and Noble bookstore provided water color painting kits and the Student Activities Council contributed $500 [...]

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Dr Michael J. Kearns

Preparing for the future

Posted by on 08.04.11 in Press Release

Technology is changing so rapidly that it can be mind boggling. Since the year 2000, broadband Internet connections, search engines, smart phones, social media, cloud computing, Internet telephone calls, flash drives, digital sound, photography and video have all begun to change the way people interact. Technology in the classroom is also changing. Smart boards are [...]

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Textbook Rentals

Textbook rental saves MCC students $128,000

Posted by on 08.04.11 in Press Release

Last year, students at Mohave Community College save more than $128,000 by renting their textbooks from Barnes and Noble, instead of buying them. “Last fall, approximately one third of the books in the campus bookstores could have been rented,” said Sarah Faris, Barnes and Noble’s manager for MCC. “If a title was available for rent, [...]

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Mohave Newswire

LHC sets GED registration

Posted by on 07.21.11 in Press Release

The General Educational Development (GED®) test for the equivalent of a high school diploma will be administered on the Lake Havasu City campus of Mohave Community College on Aug. 2 and 3. The test will be from at 5 to 9 p.m. in Room 600 both days. The required registration for the test is Aug. [...]

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Officer Lorrie Duggins with cake made by MCC culinary students

BHC PD takes the cake

Posted by on 07.14.11 in Press Release

Officer Lorrie Duggins of the Bullhead City Police Department poses with a three-tier cake created by this summer’s advanced baking class at Mohave Community College. The baking class, which is part of the culinary arts program at the college, is instructed by Delphine Stockton Jones. Duggins will serve the cake at this month’s Police and [...]

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