Central Arizona College, Maricopa High School celebrate CAC Connect partnership

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Aug. 20 at Maricopa High School celebrating the official launch of CAC Connect, A Maricopa Educational Partnership. CAC Connect is a new and innovative partnership formed between Maricopa High School and Central Arizona College that provides an office space in the Maricopa High School Career and College Center where CAC […]

Central Arizona College students have access to health services

When Central Arizona College students begin the fall semester on Aug. 19, they will have access to 24/7 telemedicine and counseling/therapy services for themselves and up to four household dependents, including a spouse and/or children. WellVia, a national network of board certified, state-licensed doctors will offer medical consultations 24 hours a day, seven days a […]

Central Arizona College receives Gold Circle of Excellence Award

Central Arizona College was recently named a 2019 Gold Circle of Excellence award winner by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education for their entry, “Central Arizona College and Sundt Construction: Education at the Speed of Industry.” Each year the CASE Circle of Excellence Awards recognize hundreds of institutions who have implemented innovative, inspiring […]

‘The Rest Stop’ developed by CAC adjunct faculty member serves homeless

Central Arizona College adjunct reading professor Melanie Velcko and her husband, Chris, created “The Rest Stop” to serve homeless residents in Casa Grande and Eloy. “Our inspiration for the rest stop came from an older gentleman who was always standing with his little dog by the Taco Bell,” stated Melanie. I would give him money, […]

‘TEDxCentralArizonaCollege’ coming to Signal Peak campus April 18

TEDxCentralArizonaCollege is 4-7 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at the Signal Peak Campus’ Don P. Pence Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 8470 N. Overfield Road in Coolidge. Central Arizona College professors will present on various topics related to “shedding light on the unseen” during the three-hour event. This event is open to community members and […]

Central Arizona College offers workshop series

Central Arizona College’s Social and Behavioral Science division is presenting a workshop series this spring. Each workshop is free and community members are invited to participate. Following is a listing of all workshops being offered: San Tan Campus “Love and Plato’s Allegory of the Cave: Embracing Rational Self-Interest in Hopes of Healing Racial Divisions in […]

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 […]

Vendor applications available for 2019 Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek

Vendor Applications are being accepted for Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek 2019. The event will be held March 14-17 at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Center, 20464 E. Riggs Road in Queen Creek. The event kicks off with a community roping and barrel race on March 14. The carnival, vendor booths, Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association rodeo […]

Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek pro rodeo selects 2019 royalty court

Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek has selected the 2019 royalty court. They are: Sydney Vigneux, 2019 pro rodeo queen; Adeylia Woodward, 2019 teen queen; and Amber Michne, 2019 junior teen queen. Coronation will be held at the Queen Creek Library Annex, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road, on Saturday, Jan. 19. The event will include a silent […]

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 […]