EMCC News

  • October 07, 2015
    In a sign of solidarity and support, EMCC and all Maricopa Community Colleges, will be participating in a National Moment of Silence honoring the victims of the shooting at Umpqua Community College.  "We were all shocked at...
  • September 15, 2015
    Dr. Tanisha Johnson-Maxwell has emerged as the successful candidate for the Dean of Student Services at Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC), one of the ten Maricopa Community Colleges. Prior to this new appointment,...
  • September 04, 2015
    AVONDALE, Arizona – September 4, 2015 – Residents in Avondale are being invited to share thoughts and reactions at a community forum discussing the transportation needs and trends in the west valley. The forum, facilitated...
  • June 16, 2015
    AVONDALE, Arizona – On Wednesday, June 17, 2015, United States Deputy Secretary of Energy, Dr. Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall will visit Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) to host a roundtable discussion with leaders...
  • April 09, 2015
    The Estrella Mountain Community College 2015 (Diversity Award Committee) DAC Award goes to Sign Language (SLG) adjunct faculty of the Modern Languages Division, Teresa Thiry, Crystal Bean, Wenonah Holmes, Melissa Westlake, ...
  • March 27, 2015
    The creative works of EMCC art students are currently being displayed in the lobby gallery of the Avondale Civic Center, located on 11350 W. Civic Center Drive in Avondale, AZ, during business hours. The juried art is an...
  • March 10, 2015
    Two Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) students were recently selected for the prestigious 2015 All-Arizona Academic Team, which recognizes the top community college students in the state. Monica LeMoine and Riana...
  • February 23, 2015
    The fourth annual Tale of Two Cities Parade and Festival, on Sat., Feb. 21, was another huge success. Presented by a partnership between EMCC and the Cities of Avondale and Goodyear, is an "International Celebration" for the...
  • February 11, 2015
    AVONDALE, Arizona – The month-long events celebrating Black History Month at Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC), a Maricopa Community College, continue with their annual Community Celebration on Sat., Feb. 14, from...
  • January 21, 2015
    EMCC English faculty member, Dr. Carlotta Abrams, was the emcee and host for the 2015 “An evening with a King,” Dinner on January 15, held at the City of Peoria Community Center. The 20th annual tribute event was presented...