EMCC News

  • 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...
  • December 12, 2014
    The Industrial Skills programs, offered through the SouthWest Skill Center at Estrella Mountain Community College, have announced that enrollment is now open for the Distribution Logistics Technician and the Industrial...
  • December 03, 2014
    The ever-popular Kids College, which just celebrated fourteen years of providing on-campus, “summer camp” classes during the months of June and July for kids ages 4-18, introduced a new winter session called Winter...
  • November 21, 2014
    Honors Expo showcases students' scholarly research The 2014 Honors Program Expo was held on Wednesday, Nov. 19 and showcased the scholarly works of 650 EMCC Honor students. Presentation categories included poster, laptop,...
  • November 14, 2014
    EMCC's first Shakespeare Festival was a great success with over 180 high school students attending the plays and workshops on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2105. The Theatre Program at EMCC was excited to host the Southwest...
  • October 20, 2014
    AVONDALE, Arizona – Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) is encouraging the community to support a cleaner, more livable environment with its Campus Sustainability Day on Wed., Oct. 22, 2014. The fair-like event will...
  • September 25, 2014
    Confused on how to find and apply for scholarships? There are many scholarships available to students, and not all scholarships are based on good grades or financial need, but do require some work. EMCC's honor society, Phi...
  • September 24, 2014
    The Maricopa College Faculty Foundation recently announced its Fall 2014 MCFF Academic Scholarships. EMCC students Maria Almanza and Sandra Pasillas were each awarded a $500 scholarship. The application and selection process...
  • September 09, 2014
    AVONDALE, Arizona – In commemoration of the tragic events on September 11, 2001 that had a historical impact on our nation and the world, EMCC Student Life and EMCC Veterans Center invites the community to a day of tribute...