CAC student Tegan Homol 2019 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar

Central Arizona College student Tegan Homol was recently named a 2019 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar. She was one of 207 Phi Theta Kappa members selected based on scholastic achievement, community service and leadership potential. Nearly 900 applications were received, according to a release. The $1,000 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholarship that Ms. Homol was […]

Information sessions slated for humanities tour of Spain

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

#CACRocks 5K Fun Run/Walk Oct. 19 in Coolidge

The inaugural #CACRocks 5K Fun Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Central Arizona College Signal Peak Campus, 8470 N. Overfield Road in Coolidge. Proceeds will benefit the CAC Foundation and Promise for the Future programs for students. Check-in will begin at 6:30 a.m. with the run at 7:30 a.m., according to […]

Central Arizona College supports manufacturing industry

As part of a regional consortium of community colleges and industry partners, Central Arizona College will receive $1.2 million in federal funding to develop industry-recognized apprenticeships in manufacturing. Pima Community College will lead the $4.23 million federal grant to develop Arizona’s consortium project, named the Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Model in Manufacturing, or i-RAMM. Under i-RAMM, Central […]

Central Arizona College food pantries open to assist students

Central Arizona College recognizes the reality of food insecurity among its student population and the extent to which hunger affects communities. In the U.S., an estimated 40 million people, including 12 million children, struggle with hunger. In Pinal County alone, nearly 60,000 people struggle with food insecurity on a regular basis. The CAC Food Pantry is […]

May 2019 Central Arizona College graduates listed

Central Arizona College recognized its graduates during a ceremony held on Friday, May 10.  The following list of students — * denotes those who graduated with honors — represents the May 2019 graduating class. The listing is organized alphabetically by campus and includes the certificate and/or degree the student received.  Aravaipa Campus  Arcelia Cristal Avechuco-Lopez, […]

Central Arizona College nursing pinning ceremony held

Sixteen Central Arizona College students were recognized for completing the college’s nursing program during the 58th nursing division pinning ceremony recently held at the Signal Peak Campus. Three of the 16 were acknowledged for completing the NAU Concurrent Enrollment Program.  The pinning ceremony, a time-honored tradition of nursing schools across the country, signifies a student’s […]

Central Arizona College graduation ceremony May 10 at Signal Peak campus

Central Arizona College will hold its 2019 graduation ceremony Friday, May 10, at the Signal Peak Campus, 8470 N. Overfield Road in Coolidge. A reception will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the Mel A. Everingham Student Union (I Building, Room 400) and the ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. on The Green, according to […]

Pinal County cities proclaim April Promise for the Future Month

All cities and towns throughout Pinal County have officially proclaimed April as Promise for the Future Month to raise awareness the Central Arizona College Foundation Promise for the Future program provides affordable higher education to students in Pinal County. Pinal County along with the cities of Apache Junction, Casa Grande, Coolidge, Eloy and Maricopa as […]

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 […]