Central Arizona College English Department awards scholarships

This spring, Central Arizona College English faculty provided two types of scholarships — completion or book —- to 23 students, totaling $9,338. Four completion scholarships, totaling $4,638 were awarded, enabling the selected students to complete and graduate from CAC this May, according to a press release. Additionally, 19 book scholarships helped students purchase books and […]

Central Arizona College students earn all-Arizona academic honors

Five of Central Arizona College’s outstanding students have been selected to the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society All-Arizona Academic Team. All-Arizona students demonstrate academic excellence and intellectual rigor combined with leadership and service that extends beyond the classroom to benefit society. Phi Theta Kappa, the American Association of Community Colleges, Arizona Community Colleges, the […]

Waldron sworn in to Pinal County Community College District Governing Board

The Pinal County Community College District Governing Board conducted a swearing-in ceremony of new Governing Board Member Dave Waldron and re-elected board members Debra Banks and Gladys Christensen during the recent board meeting at the Central Arizona College San Tan Campus. Pinal County School Superintendent Jill Broussard appointed Mr. Waldron to fill the District 5 […]

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance offers free income-tax preparation

Local residents who made less than $66,000 this year may be able to qualify to have their taxes done for free by the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program through the United Way of Pinal County. Last year the VITA program prepared 1,300 tax returns across Pinal County, providing $1.5 million in refunds, according to a […]

Central Arizona College thanks Vulcan Materials Co. for equipment donation

Central Arizona College recognized Vulcan Materials Co. for its recent donation of a Caterpillar 325 Hydraulic Excavator and a Caterpillar 988 Wheel Loader during a special dedication ceremony. The equipment, valued at more than $135,000, will be used by students in CAC’s Diesel Technology and Heavy Equipment Operator programs. While students in the heavy equipment […]

CAC Small Business Development Center to host business workshop

The Central Arizona College Small Business Development Center will host The 360° of Business Growth Workshop on Thursday, Feb. 21. According to a press release, the free workshop will be held at the Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. The workshop is scheduled from 9 to 11 a.m. The workshop is […]

CAC seeks businesses, organizations for 5th Annual Job Expo

Central Arizona College seeks businesses and organizations to participate in the Fifth Annual Job Expo on March 27. According to a press release, the expo will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27, at the San Tan Campus, 3736 E. Bella Vista Road in San Tan Valley. “The expo is a […]

4th annual job expo Feb. 12 at Central Arizona College’s Maricopa Campus

The Fourth Annual Central Arizona College Job Fair is 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 12 at the Maricopa Campus, 17945 N. Regent Drive. Members from the community are encouraged to attend this event as well as alumni, current college students and high school seniors. according to a release. Job seekers should dress in business attire and […]

Central Arizona College to offer humanities tour of Spain

Central Arizona College Community Education is offering community members the opportunity to participate in a Humanities Tour of Spain scheduled for March 12-21, 2020. The structured program will include sightseeing trips, excursions, walking tours and local activities that will immerse travelers in the art and architecture, culture, and culinary delights of Spain, according to a […]

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 […]