Tag: Coconino Community College

Antelope Point Marina gives $20,000 for scholarships at CCC

| December 27, 2017
Antelope Point Marina gives $20,000 for scholarships at CCC

Antelope Point Marina has donated another $20,000 to the Coconino Community College Foundation to support scholarships for CCC students.

The funds will be split between two pots. About $10,000 of the donation will be applied to scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year. The remainder of the funds will be placed into an endowment, which will support scholarships at the College in perpetuity.

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NAU grads look to help others in their life struggles. See more education stories here

| December 20, 2017
NAU grads look to help others in their life struggles. See more education stories here

For two Northern Arizona University students graduating on Friday, their diplomas are more than just a reward for an academic job well done. For Alexia Adams and Lorenzo Johnson, their diplomas are also proof that you can do anything you put your mind to, even when life gets in the way.

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‘Get The Scoop:’ Coconino Community College — Page Instructional Center

| December 6, 2017
‘Get The Scoop:’ Coconino Community College — Page Instructional Center

Come find out more about Coconino Community College (Page Instructional Center) and “Get The Scoop” — literally!

From 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, 475 S. Lake Powell Blvd., Page.
Free Food by the scoop — Chili and Ice Cream
Meet the A’s — Super Instructors teaching CHM 130 and BIO 181 and MAT 088, on a special schedule in Page!

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CCC looks to public for improvements. See more education stories here

| November 29, 2017
CCC looks to public for improvements. See more education stories here

Coconino Community College President Colleen Smith is hoping that the public listening session at Killip Elementary School on Dec. 5 will be as popular as some of the other sessions she’s held around the county. The listening session will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Killip, 2300 E. Sixth Ave.

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CCC scholarship season opens Dec. 15. See more education stories here

| November 22, 2017
CCC scholarship season opens Dec. 15. See more education stories here

It’s time for Coconino Community College future and current students to apply for scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year.

Starting at 5 p.m., Friday, Dec. 15, CCC Foundation scholarship applications for the 2018-2019 academic year will open online.  The application will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2018.

“Really look at the criteria of all the different scholarships. Maybe there’s one that you qualify for, and it’s worth it to go after that money,” said Donor & Alumni Relations Coordinator Rachel Edelstein.

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CCC Supporting Community

| November 15, 2017
CCC Supporting Community

The Coconino Community College Fourth Street campus is now being branded the Fourth Street Innovation Center to demonstrate CCC’s commitment to contemporary needs of career and technical education and to share innovative educational offerings on that campus.

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Dr. Smith is Listening at CCC

| November 1, 2017
Dr. Smith is Listening at CCC

There was a community forum Monday (10/30) at the Page campus of Coconino Community College (CCC). The event was organized by the President of the college, Dr. Colleen Smith, who has been making regular trips to Page ever since she took over her position 18-months ago.

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FREE Community Forum at Coconino Community College in Page

| October 25, 2017
FREE Community Forum at Coconino Community College in Page

Coconino Community College is here to listen.

Community members are invited to attend a FREE community forum at CCC in Page.
Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 from 3:00-5:00 p.m.

The feedback received will help CCC learn how it is perceived, and used to develop programs, and to help CCC become a better institution that serves and meets community needs. CCC President, Dr. Colleen Smith and community leader, Kerry Blume will be facilitating the discussion.

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CCC Career & Tech Round-Up 2017 coming Oct. 7

| October 4, 2017
CCC Career & Tech Round-Up 2017 coming Oct. 7

Coconino Community College is hosting a free Career and Tech Round-Up on Saturday, Oct. 7, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The curriculum includes engineering, science, technology, hospitality and other educational opportunities.

“The CTE Round-Up is one of the premier events in the area for students to investigate career opportunities and career and technical education and get some hands-on experience with real-time demonstrations with people from the industry and faculty who teach those fields,” said Jeff Jones, Dean of Learning, CTE and Director at CCC’s Fourth Street Innovation Center.

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CCC begins ‘express’ classes on Sept. 25

| September 13, 2017
CCC begins ‘express’ classes on Sept. 25

Coconino Community College is making education more convenient for working students by offering a new “express” semester of 12-week classes.

The classes, which begin on Sept. 25, cover the topics of art, biology, business, computer information, English and history. Among the classes are Art Appreciation (ART 100), Unity of Life (BIO 181), Business Communications (BUS 204), Introduction to Computer Information Systems (CIS 120), Systems Analysis and Design (CIS 202) Fundamentals of Composition (ENG 100) and Women of the American Southwest (HIS 298).

“These classes may be a great fit for late registrants or for working students who want the flexibility of evening or online classes,” said Dr. Gonzalo Perez, Associate Vice President of Innovative Learning Solutions. “These classes may also be good for those students who want to change classes at this late hour or add additional classes to their fall schedules.”

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