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  • News for Education

    Wednesday, April 07, 2021
    MESA, Arizona -- April 5, 2021 – Mesa Mayor John Giles and Mesa Community College Interim President Lori M. Berquam, Ph.D., announce that the first Mesa College Promise eligible high school graduates will receive funding to attend MCC beginning with the fall 2021 semester. Each student accepted into the program will have their own academic advisor, a Promise orientation plus career and financial ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Thursday, April 01, 2021
    Powering the Future   News Release Mesa, AZ (March 30, 2021) A generous community of private donors, foundations, and corporate partners is helping College Bound AZ continue to grow their reach as an organization, empowering more students each year to be competitive for college admissions and scholarships, and to be successful once they arrive on campus. From its early days, College Bound AZ ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Saturday, March 20, 2021
    SCBWI Arizona has opened its 2021Desert Sunrise Scholarship for Own Voices/Lived Experience Creators Application period. This scholarship opportunity offers both SCBWI member and non-member awards and we are looking for support in promoting the scholarship beyond our SCBWI membership. We hope you will share this information with your local creative community.   The 2021Desert Sunrise ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, March 15, 2021
    Taxpayers with Limited Income May Be Eligible for State Tax Credits Arizona provides tax credits to taxpayers whose income is below a certain threshold and who are not required to file an individual income tax return. Individuals may be eligible for state tax benefits by submitting two forms available through the Arizona Department of Revenue - Form 140PTC Property Tax Refund Claim or Form 140ET ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Education, 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
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Papers/Research