Internship program earns students recognition, college credits

Twenty-two high school and Central Arizona College students recently completed the Project Puente Summer Internship program and received recognition for their accomplishments during a poster presentation ceremony. Students were selected to participate through an application process and completed a 20-hour boot camp prior to beginning their internship. Each student was assigned a mentor who they […]

Community education classes at Central Arizona College in Apache Junction

Community education classes are offered at the Superstition Mountain Campus of Central Arizona College, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. Register at www.centralaz.edu/lifelonglearning. For more information, contact Joel Beck, program coordinator, at 480-677-7721 or joel.beck@centralaz.edu. “We are currently having the community education schedule of classes printed and being mailed out next week,” Mr. Beck […]

Vendor opportunities abound at September Apache Junction job expo

Central Arizona College and the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce invite businesses and organizations to participate in the 10th Annual Job Expo on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. The event is from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at CAC’s Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S Idaho Road in Apache Junction. “The Expo is held on campus during […]

Central Arizona College to offer extended registration hours

Fall semester classes at Central Arizona College will begin Monday, Aug. 20, and the school is extending its hours Aug. 14-16 to assist students in registering. Extended hours on those day at the Aravaipa, Maricopa, Signal Peak, San Tan and Superstition Mountain campuses will be 8 a.m.-7 p.m. For students registering using CAC’s online student […]

Central Arizona College accepting applications for Summer Bridge program

Central Arizona College’s 2018 Summer Bridge program is still accepting applications from recent high school graduates, beginning with the class of 2016, and GED recipients are invited to experience life as a college student this summer. Summer Bridge will take place Sunday, Aug. 12 through Thursday, Aug. 16 at the CAC Signal Peak Campus, 8470 […]

Kim Dismuke is named 1st female head coach of USA Track & Field men’s national team

Central Arizona College’s Assistant Women’s Track and Field Coach Kim Dismuke is named the first female head coach of the USA Track & Field men’s national team. As the first woman to serve as head coach for a Team USATF men’s junior or senior national team, she will lead the team during the International Association […]

Course cuts through commercial lending misconceptions

Central Arizona College’s Small Business Development Center will offer workshops Monday, June 11, on Demystifying Commercial Lending. The workshops will be 10 a.m. at the CAC Corporate Center, 540 N. Camino Mercado, Casa Grande and 2 p.m. at the Superstition Mountain campus, 805 S. Idaho Road, Apache Junction. The workshop will identify common industry misconceptions […]

Summer community education classes at Central Arizona College

Community education classes are offered this summer at the Superstition Mountain Campus of Central Arizona College, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. Register at www.centralaz.edu/lifelonglearning. For more information, contact Joel Beck, program coordinator, at 480-677-7721 or joel.beck@centralaz.edu. Classes by course title (course number), instructor, start and end times and dates, fee, room number and […]

Central Arizona College uses new method to teach human anatomy

Central Arizona College students enrolled in BIO201 and BIO202 are experiencing a new form of learning using Maniken Student Models and clay. Samuli Rauhalammi, professor of biological sciences, introduced the Anatomy in Clay Learning Systems this past year to 14 students enrolled in BIO201 at the Aravaipa Campus in Winkelman. The goal of this new […]

Central Arizona College biology students learn from new teaching method

Central Arizona College students enrolled in two biology courses are learning from a new teaching method designed to minimize the time spent on lectures. BIO201 and BIO202 are experiencing the new form of learning using MANIKEN Student Models and clay. Samuli Rauhalammi, professor of biological sciences, introduced the Anatomy in Clay Learning Systems this past […]