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Music Dept. showcases student talent with free concerts in December

Music Dept. showcases student talent with free concerts in December

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 17, 2017) — The Scottsdale Community College Music Department showcases its musical chops with concerts featuring its talented students and faculty in December. All events are free and open to the public. No reservations required. Holiday Pops featuring SCC Concert Band Sunday, Dec. 3, 3:30 p.m. Chaparral High School Auditorium 6935 E….

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Dance Program presents fall concert Dec. 1-2 in Performing Arts Center

Dance Program presents fall concert Dec. 1-2 in Performing Arts Center

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 14, 2017) — The Scottsdale Community College Dance Program presents Images in Motion, a dance concert performed by SCC’s three resident companies, Friday, Dec. 1 and Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017. In the tradition of inspiring productions, SCC dancers will demonstrate their artistic and physical excellence through a variety of dance styles. The…

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Sculpture Department hosts annual “KOJI XIII Fall Iron Pour” Sat., Nov. 11

Sculpture Department hosts annual “KOJI XIII Fall Iron Pour” Sat., Nov. 11

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 7, 2017) — Scottsdale Community College’s Sculpture Department presents its annual “KOJI XIII Fall Iron Pour” Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. The event runs throughout the day and into the evening but the pour and accompanying visual spectacle starts at 4 p.m. It is free and open to the public. It features SCC…

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Music Dept. stages “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown”

Music Dept. stages “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown”

Scottsdale Community College’s Music Department stages musical “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown” (SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 26, 2017) — The Scottsdale Community College Music Department presents “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown,” the musical based on the comic strip “Peanuts” by Charles M. Shulz and lyrics by Clark M. Gesner. The two-act musical will be…

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SCC nationally recognized for excellence in student voter engagement

SCC  nationally recognized for excellence in student voter engagement

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 19, 2017) — Today, at the first-ever ALL IN Challenge Awards Ceremony to recognize colleges and universities committed to increasing college student voting rates, Scottsdale Community College and Mesa Community College each received Best in Class Awards for having the most improved student voting rate among all two-year institutions as well as…

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SCC salutes military veterans with Veterans Day recognition ceremony Nov. 9

SCC salutes military veterans with Veterans Day recognition ceremony Nov. 9

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 19, 2017) —  Scottsdale Community College invites veterans, students and the community to a recognition ceremony for current and former military members as part of its Veterans Day celebration Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. Veterans will be saluted with honor, respect and gratitude from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Two Waters Circle…

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The 2017 Alli Ortega Empty Bowls fundraiser set for Thursday, Nov. 29

The 2017 Alli Ortega Empty Bowls fundraiser set for Thursday, Nov. 29

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 19, 2017) — Scottsdale Community College will host the annual “Alli Ortega Empty Bowls 2017” fundraiser on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, to raise money to fight local hunger and bring awareness to food scarcity issues. The community event, which is free to attend and open to the public, sells handmade ceramic bowls…

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Center for Native and Urban Wildlife’s Fall Plant Sale set for Oct. 11-12

Center for Native and Urban Wildlife’s Fall Plant Sale set for Oct. 11-12

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 18, 2017) — Scottsdale Community College’s Center for Native and Urban Wildlife (CNUW) is holding its Fall Plant Sale Wednesday, Oct. 11 and Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017 at the SCC Greenhouse. Sale times will be 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on both days. The general public is welcome. The proceeds benefit CNUW, a non-profit…

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Scottsdale Community College production earns four ariZoni Award nominations, including “Best Musical”

Scottsdale Community College production earns four ariZoni Award nominations, including “Best Musical”

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 7, 2017) — The Scottsdale Community College theatrical production of “Avenue Q” has earned four ariZoni nominations — including “Best Musical.” The ariZoni Awards recognize excellence in local theater productions. The winners will be announced during the 27th Annual ariZoni Theatre Awards for Excellence Monday, Sept. 25 at the Tempe Center for Performing…

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SCC celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with screening of short documentary

SCC celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with screening of short documentary

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 21, 2017) — In 1984, a team of Mexican-American reporters from the Los Angeles Times won the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service for a groundbreaking 27-part series on Southern California’s Latino communities. The prize validated the team’s vision and storytelling skills with stories that offered a broader window into the lives, history…

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