EMCC News

  • April 29, 2019
    Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) believes no one’s too old, or too young for that matter, to take college classes. While plenty of our students are middle-aged and older, others haven’t even made it to high school...
  • April 29, 2019
    Keenan Andrus knew he would be graduating this spring. What he didn’t know was that his grandmother would be crossing the stage, as well. “I didn’t even know,” said Linda Houston, Keenan’s maternal grandmother. “I just...
  • April 24, 2019
    Dr. Rey Rivera, Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) Vice President of Learning, has been named an Aspen Presidential Fellow. Dr. Rivera is one of only 40 exceptional leaders from across the nation to be accepted...
  • April 22, 2019
    Today, we pay homage to the planet we call home. Earth Day, celebrated every year on April 22, started in 1970 after its founder Gaylord Nelson, a U.S. senator from Wisconsin, witnessed the devastating effects of the...
  • April 11, 2019
    Flowers may only stick around for a week or two, but bricks last a lifetime. And what better way to celebrate your Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) graduate than by immortalizing him or her on one of the bricks...
  • April 09, 2019
    In honor of National Library Week, the Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) Library is holding its first ever National Library Week Tote Bag Raffle. The raffle will take place from April 8 to 11. All it takes to...
  • April 09, 2019
    Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC), one of the 10 colleges of the Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD), will be holding public forums April 17 for the three finalists competing for the position of Dean...
  • April 09, 2019
    Want to learn sign language but don’t know where to start? Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) has you covered. The college is hosting The House of ASL from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 17 at the Estrella Conference...
  • April 09, 2019
    Designation lasts through the 2024 academic year The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have redesignated Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) as a National Center of Academic Excellence...
  • April 02, 2019
    Performance set for April 26-27 at EMCC Performing Arts Center includes choreography by students, guest artist Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) Dance Professor Janaea Lyn McAlee is excited for DancEstrella’s...