CAC’s annual business forum to offer university transfer information

The Central Arizona College Business Division and Business Club will have their annual Business Program and University Transfer Forum Thursday, March 28, at the Signal Peak Campus, 8470 N. Overfield Road, Coolidge. The event will begin 5:30 p.m. with an overview of CAC’s accounting and business programs as well as computer information systems, including web […]

Phi Theta Kappa to conduct blood drive at CAC Signal Peak campus

Central Arizona College will have a blood drive Thursday, Jan.31, at the Signal Peak campus, 8470 N. Overfield Road, Coolidge. The event, sponsored by Phi Theta Kappa, will begin at 10 a.m. and run until 2 p.m. A bloodmobile will be located in the visitor lot. As a thank you for giving blood, a voucher […]

Jan. 8 senior expo sponsorships available

The Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent Senior Expo 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Jan. 8, will be hosted at Central Arizona College, Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. It will be held in Building F. There will be plenty of parking, easy access for seniors and classes will not be in session at the […]

College recognizes GED grads at San Tan Campus ceremony

Central Arizona College recognized 14 individuals for completing the GED or high school equivalency test during a commencement ceremony Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the CAC San Tan Campus. Three students, Brandi Laaksonen, Rachell Miles and Megan Zwetzig, shared their own stories that led them to the accomplishment. The following students received their GED during the […]

Central Arizona College holds inaugural induction for National Society of Leadership and Success

The Central Arizona College chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success recently held its inaugural induction and awards ceremony. CAC’s Chapter of the NSLS was established in August. By the end of the fall semester, 209 new members joined. Ninety-one students completed the program and received a certificate of leadership training honoring their […]

Central Arizona College Radiologic Technology students participate in Volunteer Day

Each year in November, the Central Arizona College Radiologic Technology program conducts its annual Volunteer Day. More than 40 radiologic technology students and their instructors gathered to work on the Gold Mine and Petroglyph trails in the Superstition Mountains. The group met at the trailhead in Gold Canyon at dawn and put in 160 man-hours […]

CAC graphic design student’s work selected by Amazon Prime

Jaren Hemphill, a Central Arizona College graphic design student, was recently notified the poster he designed and submitted for the Amazon Prime original series “Jack Ryan” was selected as the winning entry. Through the art-networking site Talenthouse, Mr. Hemphill reviews creative invites and briefs from major US companies for various graphic design contests. The main […]

Pinal County middle schools compete in Central Arizona College math contest

Central Arizona College’s math department recently hosted the 2018 Middle School Math Contest at the CAC Corporate Center in Casa Grande. More than 130 students from 12 schools throughout Pinal County participated. In the overall school rankings, Combs Middle School finished first, Circle Cross Ranch Middle School took second and Casa Grande Villago Middle School […]

Federal Clery report offers insight into college campus security

Only two crimes were reported in 2017 at community colleges in Apache Junction, San Tan Valley and Queen Creek, according to federally mandated campus-security reports released Oct. 1. An on-campus weapons violation with an arrest by law enforcement was reported last year at the Superstition Mountain Campus of Central Arizona Community College, 805 S. Idaho […]

Central Arizona College president to host community forums

Central Arizona College President Dr. Jackie Elliott, will conduct community forums designed to give an opportunity for open dialog between the president and the community at all CAC campuses throughout the month of September. There will be one at the San Tan Valley campus as well as one at the Superstition Mountain Campus in Apache […]