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MCCCD Creative Writing Contest Deadline: Sunday, November 18, 2018

MCCCD Creative Writing Contest Deadline:  Sunday, November 18, 2018

Overview Each year, the Maricopa Community Colleges sponsors a district wide competition to encourage and recognize student writers as well as to promote literary excellence. Each year’s publication showcases originality in essay, fiction, one act-play/script, and poetry. Deadline:  Sunday, November 18, 2018 Entries may be submitted in the categories of essay, fiction, one act-play/script, and poetry.  Entries not…

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Spirited Greek mythology tale featured in Scottsdale Community College fall theatre production Oct. 19-27

Spirited Greek mythology tale featured in Scottsdale Community College fall theatre production Oct. 19-27

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 19, 2018) — Argonautika, an adaptation of the Greek mythology story of Jason and the Argonauts, will be the fall theatre production from Scottsdale Community College’s School of Film+Theatre Oct. 19-27, 2018. Written by Mary Zimmerman, the play transforms Greek mythology into an array of daunting challenges as Jason’s crew embarks on…

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Center for Native and Urban Wildlife at Scottsdale Community College hosts Fall Plant Sale Oct. 17-18

Center for Native and Urban Wildlife at Scottsdale Community College hosts Fall Plant Sale Oct. 17-18

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept 18, 2018) — It’s that time of the year again! The Center for Native and Urban Wildlife (CNUW) at Scottsdale Community College will hold its Fall Plant Sale/Fundraiser Thursday, Oct. 18 and Friday, Oct.19, 2018 at the school’s Greenhouse. Come pick out your favorite succulents, cacti, trees/shrubs, house plants, aquatic plants, bee…

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SCC announces Hispanic Heritage Month programming

SCC announces Hispanic Heritage Month programming

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 29, 2018) — Scottsdale Community College proudly announces its programming for Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. On Thursday, Sept. 27, the college’s Inclusiveness Council presents a documentary film screening of “Dolores.”  It is the amazing story of Dolores Huerta, one of the most important, yet least…

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Scottsdale Conservatory Theatre presents all things Greek mythology June 27-28

Scottsdale Conservatory Theatre presents all things Greek mythology June 27-28

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 19, 2018) — “The Illiad, The Odyssey and All of Greek Mythology in 99 Minutes or Less” will be performed by the Scottsdale Conservatory Theatre (SCT) Wednesday, June 27, and Thursday, June 28 at Scottsdale Community College. The play, by Jay Hopkins and John Hunter, submerges the audience into ALL of Greek…

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Culinary Arts offers summer Kids Cooking Camp for youth ages 11-15

Culinary Arts offers summer Kids Cooking Camp for youth ages 11-15

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 3, 2018) — Scottsdale Community College’s Culinary Arts program is offering a Culinary Kids Camp starting in June. Six sessions of the camp will be available to youth ages 11-15, with the first one starting June 4. Students will learn practical cooking techniques for basic meals in the school’s Culinary Arts kitchen….

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Theatre Arts presents 6th Annual WriterzBox Showcase April 20-21

Theatre Arts presents 6th Annual WriterzBox Showcase April 20-21

Scottsdale Community College Theatre Arts presents the 6th Annual WriterzBox Playwriting Showcase, a collection of students’ original scripts performed and staged in short play formats. The showcase features storytelling through two original musicals, award-winning poetry, photography and plays that embrace snapshots of modern life and futuristic cultures. The scripts range in length from 4 to…

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Vortex Awards set for Thursday, May 3

Vortex Awards set for Thursday, May 3

Scottsdale Community College’s Creative Writing program will celebrate student excellence in creative writing and art at the annual Vortex Awards Reception, Thursday, May 3, 2018. The event recognizes and celebrates notable student works in art and creative writing, from short stories and poetry to personal essays and play/scripts. Art students also are recognized in various…

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6th annual Genocide Awareness Week in April offers hope in remembering 

6th annual Genocide Awareness Week in April offers hope in remembering 

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 29, 2018) — The 6th annual Genocide Awareness Week, April 9  ̶  14, 2018, at Scottsdale Community College, has grown to become one of the largest conference of genocide studies in the nation. This event brings together a vast array of speakers, survivors, activists, artists, humanitarians and members of law enforcement to…

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Inclusiveness Month celebration starts in April

Inclusiveness Month celebration starts in April

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 27, 2018) — Scottsdale Community College will celebrate Inclusiveness Month in April with events, exhibitions and entertainment aimed at sharing the college’s commitment to inclusiveness, sustainability and cultural awareness. Now in its fifth year, the programming for Inclusiveness Month has grown from a day of events to a month-long recognition. All programs…

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