Teacher Takes Students for Spring Break to Border

Interview with Marcia Runnberg, a 20-year faculty member at the College of St. Scholastica in Minnesota and a pioneer for innovative learning programs in social work in Arizona. St. Scholastica's B.A. in...

Posted on Friday, April 3, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

(Coverage of) Police to Answer Questions about Mesa Deadly Shooting at Community Meeting

It's been two weeks since the deadly mass shooting in Mesa, but the effects of the scary ordeal may still be looming.  Police will meet with the public on Wednesday night to answer questions about the man in...

Posted on Thursday, April 2, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

(Coverage of) Suspect in Mesa Shooting Faces Murder, Assault Charges

A man suspected of killing one person and wounding five others during a shooting spree in downtown Mesa on March 18 is facing murder, assault, burglary and kidnapping charges. Mesa Community College’s...

Posted on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Competition for Jobs? Guest Worker Spouses Entering Market

Hari Ramadasu goes to work every day as a software engineer in Chandler while his wife, Harshini, stays home and watches TV.  That's not by choice. But soon both Hari and Harshini will be able to work thanks to...

Posted on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

On Paper, ASU Women Can Compete with Florida State

ASU guard Peace Amukamara, who was MVP at 2014 NJCAA Division II nationals for champion Mesa Community College, is part of ASU effort to beat Florida State. On paper, ASU women can compete with Florida State....

Posted on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Talk of the Town: Save Public Education from Politicians

Graduate of MCC defends community colleges. Juliette Maiorana, an Arizona native, received her doctorate in history from the University of California in 2013. Dr. Maiorana's historical research and writing has been...

Posted on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh