EMCC News

  • January 31, 2019
    Jolene Westerling had no idea what to expect before her internship started on New Year’s Day at the Wildlife World Zoo, Aquarium & Safari Park in Waddell. But from day one, the Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC)...
  • January 25, 2019
    Olga Tsoudis incorporates art as much as she can into her classroom. The Estrella Mountain Community College sociology professor said she does this because “those are the things that students remember.” “As learners, we tend...
  • January 25, 2019
    Do you know an Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) faculty member who deserves to be recognized for his or her innovative practices or projects that support student success? What are you waiting for? Nominate that...
  • January 24, 2019
    Not sure if college is right for you? Consider attending the Exploring Possibilities Education & Career Expo. The Maricopa Community College District-sponsored Expo, set for Feb. 2 at the Phoenix Convention Center, will...
  • January 23, 2019
    Dare to K.A.R.E. (Kindness And Respect @ EMCC) kicks off at 2 p.m. Feb. 13 in the Estrella Conference Center. EMCC’s Dare to K.A.R.E. effort aims to help employees and students be kinder and more respectful in our...
  • January 17, 2019
    It’s a night most girls look forward to throughout high school. Prom. New dresses and shoes and jewelry, oh my! But with Yahoo Style’s 2017 Prom Across America survey showing the average price of a prom gown in the western...
  • January 17, 2019
    Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) introduced nearly 50 high school boys to various careers in power plant technology Jan. 11 during the inaugural Experience STEM event. The event was the brainchild of EMCC STEM...
  • January 09, 2019
    Gina Sandoval wants people to know exactly what the Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) campus in Buckeye has to offer, starting with the distinguished faculty. “Our faculty are outstanding and dedicated to providing...
  • January 09, 2019
    Estrella Mountain Community College received a great honor last month. On Dec. 18, Hispanic Leadership Institute-West (HLI-West) presented it with an appreciation award. HLI-West, a leadership development program, was...
  • January 09, 2019
    Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) and One Step Beyond, a day program for students with intellectual disabilities, celebrated 14 students during an awards ceremony Dec. 6 at the Estrella Conference Center. The...