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School of Film+Theatre offers up “The Last Days of Judas Iscariot” in March

School of Film+Theatre offers up “The Last Days of Judas Iscariot” in March

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 9, 2018) — Scottsdale Community College’s School of Film+Theatre presents the stage play “The Last Days of Judas Iscariot,” by Steven Adly Guirgis, March 2-3 and 9-10. The play, directed by Bill True, co-chair  of the School of Film+Theatre, reexamines the plight and fate of the New Testament’s most infamous and unexplained…

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Scholarship Writing Workshop

Scholarship Writing Workshop

Come learn how to prepare your college scholarship application essay Thursday, Feb. 22, in LIB463. Representatives of the Maricopa Community College Foundation office will offer valuable strategies for writing the essay. The event runs from noon to 2 p.m. but feel free to stop by for a few minutes if you cannot stay for entire…

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Jazz great George Benson to appear at Music Showcase Feb. 10

Jazz great George Benson to appear at Music Showcase Feb. 10

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 7, 2018) — Scottsdale Community College’s Music Department presents its Annual Music Showcase, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, in the school’s Performing Arts Center. The event, which is free to attend and open to the public, features an eclectic menu of musical performances from students and music faculty. Jazz singer/guitarist George Benson will…

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Grammy-nominated jazz saxophonist visits SCC

Grammy-nominated jazz saxophonist visits SCC

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 6, 2018) — Grammy-nominated saxophonist Ben Wendel will play with the Scottsdale Community College Jazz Orchestra at The Nash, Wed., Feb. 21, as part of the SCC Music Department’s artist-student collaboration series. Wendel, who has enjoyed a successful career as a performer, composer and producer, also will participate in a workshop at…

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Desert Foothills Native American Flute Circle presents free concert Feb. 23 at Outdoor Amphitheater

Desert Foothills Native American Flute Circle presents free concert Feb. 23 at Outdoor Amphitheater

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 2, 2018) — The Desert Foothills Native American Flute Circle presents “Native American Flutes through the Ages,” Friday, Feb. 23, at 7:30 p.m. at Scottsdale Community College. The all-ages concert is free and open to to the public. The peaceful and calm listening experience will feature the ancient instrument. The performance will be…

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Equine Science student chosen for prestigious internship

Equine Science student chosen for prestigious internship

At age 5, Stephanie Malleo dreamed about working with horses. Now, at 21, the Scottsdale Community College student is taking a big step to realize that dream. In November, she became one of 29 students from across the world chosen to participate in the prestigious Kentucky Equine Management Internship (KEMI). Of the college students selected,…

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VITA program offers help preparing/filing taxes

VITA program offers help preparing/filing taxes

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 18, 2018) — Need help filing your taxes but can’t afford to hire an accountant or tax filing firm? For the fourth consecutive year, certified volunteers organized by Scottsdale Community College will help eligible taxpayers file income taxes free of charge by the tax filing deadline. SCC has been designated an IRS Volunteer…

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Math/Science Field Day for h.s. students set for Jan. 11

Math/Science Field Day for h.s. students set for Jan. 11

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Dec. 22, 2017) – More than 250 students from 17 Valley high schools are expected to attend Scottsdale Community College’s annual Math/Science Field Day Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. Coordinated by SCC Math and Science divisions, the event brings together students to celebrate math and science knowledge. Students also are encouraged to pursue STEM (Science,…

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TechTalks 2018 coming Feb. 2; series of inspiring of 18-minute talks

TechTalks 2018 coming Feb. 2; series of inspiring of 18-minute talks

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 30, 2017) — A morning of inspiring, entertaining and informative stories showing how technology and education together have the power to change student success outcomes is slated for Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, at Scottsdale Community College. TechTalks 2018 features presenters giving 18-minute talks on educational technology and the teaching/learning process. The format…

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School of Film+Theatre stages “Wellesley Girl” Dec. 8-9

School of Film+Theatre stages “Wellesley Girl” Dec. 8-9

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 29, 2017) — Scottsdale Community College’s School of Film+Theatre presents “Wellesley Girl,” by Brendan Pelsue, which premiered at the 2016 Actors Theatre Of Louisville 40th Anniversary Humana Festival of New American Plays. The performances, which are free to attend with registration, will be Dec. 8-9 in the Black Box Theatre in the…

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