Senior expo sponsorships sought for Jan. 8 event in Apache Junction

The Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent Senior Expo 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Jan. 8, will be hosted at Central Arizona College, Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. It will be held in Building F. There will be plenty of parking, easy access for seniors and classes will not be in session at the […]

Vendors sought for Jan. 8 Apache Junction/Gold Canyon senior expo

The inaugural Apache Junction/Gold Canyon senior expo is 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Jan. 8, at the Superstition Mountain Campus of Central Arizona College, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. The free event will give local residents a chance to connect with vendors and community groups. Entertainment is also planned. The event will be presented by […]

Central Arizona College to hold Alumni and Friends Celebration on Dec. 8

Central Arizona College will host a special Alumni and Friends Celebration on Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Signal Peak Campus, 8470 N. Overfield Rd., Coolidge. The event will begin at 5 p.m. with dinner served in the new Everingham Student Union (I400). Featured guest speaker, Miguel “Mike” Sauceda, senior producer of Arizona PBS Emmy Award-winning […]

CAC student attends Global Conference on Primary Health Care

Maria Alicia Valenzuela, a Central Arizona College student enrolled in the Community Health Worker Certificate Program, recently returned from the Global Conference on Primary Health Care held in Astana, Kazakhstan. The Government of Kazakhstan, World Health Organization (WHO), and UNICEF were cohosts of the conference. The Conference drew medical professionals who represented mostly at-risk populations […]

FFA students compete in Central Arizona College’s career development event

More than 150 students, representing 14 high schools throughout the FFA South Central District recently attended the mid-winter Career Development Event day at Central Arizona College. CDEs help students develop abilities to think critically, communicate clearly and perform effectively in a competitive job market. Some competitions allow students to compete individually while others allow them […]

CAC photography students feature exhibit at Boyce Thompson Arboretum

The work of Central Arizona College advanced photography students will be featured at the Boyce Thompson Arboretum gallery during December. A meet-the-artist reception will take place 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 1, to allow visitors an opportunity to speak with the students about their work. Those attending the opening reception will receive free admission to the […]

CAC hosts Arcs and Sparks event for females interested in welding

The Central Arizona College Welding Program is hosting an Arcs and Sparks event for females, age 10 and up. The free event will be held 5-8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16 at the Signal Peak Campus V Building, Room 107, 8470 N. Overfield Road, Coolidge. Arcs and Sparks will provide options for girls and women […]

Central Arizona College TRIO student completes career shadowing opportunity

Esmeralda Sierra, a student in Central Arizona College’s TRIO Student Support Services program, completed a career shadowing experience with Advanced Orthopedics in Casa Grande this summer, allowing her to gain greater knowledge about public health administration. During her time with Advanced Orthopedics, Vanessa Gordon, physician assistant, provided her with office training. She had direct communication […]

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 […]