Central Arizona College shows documentary to honor Hispanic Heritage Month

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Central Arizona College’s Phi Theta Kappa, Student Government Association, The Center for Cultural and Civic Engagement and The Visual and Performing Arts Division will have a special viewing of the documentary “Underwater Dreams.” Narrated by Michael Peña, the documentary chronicles the story of how four Phoenix-area high school students, the […]

Annual job expo scheduled for Sept. 13 in Apache Junction

Central Arizona College and the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce invite businesses and organizations to the 10th Annual Job Expo. The event is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 13 at CAC’s Superstition Mountain Campus in Apache Junction, according to a press release. Community members can attend the event as well as […]

Central Arizona College in Apache Junction plans community education classes

Community education classes are offered at the Superstition Mountain Campus of Central Arizona College, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. Register at centralaz.edu/lifelonglearning. For more information, contact Joel Beck, program coordinator, at 480-677-7721 or joel.beck@centralaz.edu. Classes include: ”Pottery on the Wheel,” with instructor KimmBerly Ioane. The subject is CME 070CQ and the section is […]

Historically underutilized businesses workshop planned by community college

The Central Arizona College Small Business Development Center will present a free workshop on HUBZone, also known as historically underutilized businesses, and women-owned small business certifications. The workshop is 10 a.m.-noon Wednesday, Sept. 12, in Room D 130 at the CAC Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. Attendees will learn about […]

Central Arizona College receives support project of the year award

Sundt Construction recently named Central Arizona College was recently named the 2017 Support Project of the Year award recipient, recognizing the Craft Workforce Development partnership between CAC and Sundt. In the spring of 2016, Sundt Construction approached CAC to explore an apprenticeship partnership in Heavy Equipment Operations. During these discussions, a larger gap in available […]

Central Arizona College cuts ribbons on science, student union buildings

Central Arizona College recently celebrated the opening of the new Science Building and Mel A. Everingham Student Union at the Signal Peak Campus. Ribbon-cutting ceremonies took place Tuesday, Aug. 21, at each building on the campus in Coolidge. CAC welcomed Lucy Everingham, wife of the late Dr. Mel A. Everingham, and her family for the […]

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 […]