Election day brings long lines, mellow mood to MCC

Election day brings long lines, mellow mood to MCC

Voters cast ballots at Mesa Community College on election day

Voters cast ballots at Mesa Community College on election day

The other candidates: Howie Hawkins’s Green Party race to the finish

The other candidates: Howie Hawkins’s Green Party race to the finish

Arizona is prepared to handle mail-in ballots

Arizona is prepared to handle mail-in ballots

Contentious Maricopa Community Colleges board elections include smear campaign

Contentious Maricopa Community Colleges board elections include smear campaign

Proposition 207 explained

Proposition 207 explained

News

‘Passionate about student success’–Linda. Thor and Jacqueline Smith win board seats
News

‘Passionate about student success’–Linda. Thor and Jacqueline Smith win board seats

Smith will join the MCCCD governing board and Thor won reelection. Both candidates were Maricopa Fac

Diversity and student success project receives $3 million grant
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Diversity and student success project receives $3 million grant

A scramble to the deadline led to a $3 million Hispanic-serving institution grant for the college.

MCC archaeology students uncover Hohokam artifacts at Mesa Cemetery
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MCC archaeology students uncover Hohokam artifacts at Mesa Cemetery

After months of online work, students and instructors return to find artifacts at the local site.

Election day brings long lines, mellow mood to MCC
Election

Election day brings long lines, mellow mood to MCC

Even after a long, hot day, voters flocked to the polls to vote in the 2020 general election.

Voters cast ballots at Mesa Community College on election day
Election

Voters cast ballots at Mesa Community College on election day

Voters share thoughts about the voting process, their biggest issues and post-election worries.

The other candidates: Howie Hawkins’s Green Party race to the finish
Coronavirus

The other candidates: Howie Hawkins’s Green Party race to the finish

While the Greens aren’t gunning for president, students like student debt relief and job guarantee.

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Sports

Hohokam League set to return on Oct. 17
Coronavirus

Hohokam League set to return on Oct. 17

Despite COVID-19, the Hohokam League is set to be Arizona’s only source of college football.

Maricopa fall sports moved to spring
Coronavirus

Maricopa fall sports moved to spring

The Maricopa County Community College District will delay all fall sports until spring of 2021.

Video games serve as escape during COVID-19
Coronavirus

Video games serve as escape during COVID-19

the video game industry has been immune to the coronavirus pandemic and one source of escape

Fans are moving on without sports
Coronavirus

Fans are moving on without sports

With many sports seasons postponed or cancelled, fans have had to adapt to the lack of sports.

JUCO Sports stop due to COVID-19
Coronavirus

JUCO Sports stop due to COVID-19

All spring sports at Maricopa Community Colleges will cancel due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Opinions

It’s official: online learning is terrible
Coronavirus

It’s official: online learning is terrible

A month of online classes confirms my prediction that online learning just isn’t the same.

Letter to the Editor: The college youth vote matters
Election

Letter to the Editor: The college youth vote matters

College youth have the numbers to make a significant impact in November--we just need to show up!

ASU’s COVID-19 policy is invasive and poorly implemented
Coronavirus

ASU’s COVID-19 policy is invasive and poorly implemented

Daily health checks and mandatory testing are a poor substitute for results

Much Ado About Capitalism
Coronavirus

Much Ado About Capitalism

The fuss over doing nothing during the pandemic is revealing the corruption of capitalism.

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Culture

‘The Life Ahead’ with Sophia Loren shows beautiful, unlikely love
Culture

‘The Life Ahead’ with Sophia Loren shows beautiful, unlikely love

The Italian film is one of the best this year for Hollywood and Sophia Loren.

‘Freaky’ is really freaking good
Culture

‘Freaky’ is really freaking good

The homage to '80s slasher films might pierce the hearts of horror fans for a long time to come.

‘The Undoing’ undoes what you think will happen
Culture

‘The Undoing’ undoes what you think will happen

The new HBOMax mini-series thrills audiences with a female lead and mysterious murder.

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Features

When Richard met Susan: a Mesa Community College love story
Features

When Richard met Susan: a Mesa Community College love story

Mesa Community College alumni recount their love story that started on the MCC basketball court 36 y

MCC student Alex Dodt wins second national literary award for ‘Lenny’
Features

MCC student Alex Dodt wins second national literary award for ‘Lenny’

Mesa Legend staff interview the aspiring author about the fiction piece that went all the way.

Theatre Department introduces inclusivity initiatives
Coronavirus

Theatre Department introduces inclusivity initiatives

The Mesa Community College Theatre Department will host a monthly Footlight Forum for diversity.

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