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    Thursday, July 22, 2021
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEWednesday July 21, 2021Contact: Neysa Grzywa, Deep Sea Valkyriesneysag@deepseavalkyries.com    TICKETS ON SALE NOW  HIGLEY, AZ –Tickets are now on sale for Deep Sea Valkyries first annual gala fundraiser, “Tux & Trunks”.  The gala takes place on September 11, 2021 from 7-10pm at the Avion Center in Chandler and the evening will honor and commemorate the 20th anniversary of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, July 22, 2021
    MESA, Ariz. -- July 22, 2021 -- Mesa Community College’s first feature film, Antigone, appears in the prestigious Phoenix Film Festival at 7:45 p.m., Aug. 16 and 9:05 p.m., Aug. 19 in the Harkins Theaters Scottsdale 101. The film, pronounced ann-TEE-guh-nee, features MCC students and alumni performing the play originally written by Socrates around 441 B.C. Theatre Program Director Kevin ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 21, 2021
    After a long, super bummer of a hiatus due to the pandemic, the Neighborhood Comedy Theatre is excited to be back with new workshops and classes for all ages!  Let go of fear and embrace spontaneity! Improv Comedy is a fun, high energy but totally low pressure way to learn new skills while conquering techniques and ideas that will help you sharpen your quick thinking abilities. With classes ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Wednesday, July 21, 2021
    MESA, Arizona -- July 21, 2021 -- Mesa Community College English faculty Stacy Wilson and Alex Arreguin receive the MCC Developmental Education Endowment Award to contextualize teaching and learning in English courses (specifically ENG101 and ENG102). This is accomplished by engaging students in active learning through hands-on experiences and the use of real-world examples pertinent to each ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, July 20, 2021
    MESA, Ariz. — July 20, 2021 — Mesa Community College is one of five Chapter of the Year recipients selected from among more than 350 international chapters by Net Impact, a global community of emerging leaders who aspire to be effective drivers of economic, social, and environmental change. Chosen in the Undergraduate category, the MCC Center for Community & Civic Engagement’s chapter was ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, July 08, 2021
    MESA, Ariz. -- July 8, 2021 -- Mesa Community College’s First Year Experience program (FYE), a supportive year-long engageFrom left to right: Melissa Carpenter, Leanna Hall, Edwin Maldonado, Allison Sleigh, Pandi Bromley, Lindsey Pedersen, and Stefen Mercadoment with first-year college students, is recognized as a Program of Promise by the National Organization for Student Success ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, June 30, 2021
    MESA, Ariz. -- June 30, 2021 -- Mesa Community College employee wellness efforts are again recognized with a Gold Level Healthy Arizona Worksites Award. The Healthy Arizona Worksites Program (HAWP) evaluated MCC based on how it used the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Worksite Health ScoreCard as part of its evidence-based worksite wellness program. Established by the Arizona ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Saturday, May 01, 2021
    ZenDevOrganizational Enlightenment  Mesa, Arizona(866) 936-8293www.zendevco.com   |   www.zendevinsurance.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  ZenDev Expands Its OperationsZenDev expands into risk management and creative design  (May 1, 2021) – ZenDev, a leading strategic consulting company, today announced that they have acquired an Insurance Brokerage AND expanded its operations into Creative Design ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Community, Fun Facts, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 19, 2020
    Combating Caregiver Burnout This is so dang hard!   Everyone keeps telling me that I have to find time to take care of myself. What they do not understand is the time just isn’t there! When my mom has to go to the bathroom, I can’t tell her “Wait mom, I’m almost done with my work out for my mental health!”   This is a recent conversation with my friend that is caring for her mom. A conversation ...read more
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