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The Advantages of Taking a Summer Class

The Advantages of Taking a Summer Class

Enrolling in a summer class or two can be a solid choice for working professionals and high school and college students alike, while other individuals simply enjoy the pleasure of learning a new hobby or area of interest. Working professionals can stay current in their field while investing in their career growth. High school and…

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SCC Business School Hosts Accounting Game Night

SCC Business School Hosts Accounting Game Night

“Who knew accounting could be fun?”   This comment was overheard from many Scottsdale Community College Business School students ​following the first Accounting Final Review Game Night on April 25. Eighty-six students checked in and were provided a passport to stamp when activities were completed. Students who filled their passport got to spin the wheel for prizes,…

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Cyber Security Camp for High School Students

Cyber Security Camp for High School Students

Know of a student grade 9 through 12 interested in cyber security? Scottsdale Community College (SCC) is hosting a 4-day Cyber Security Camp for those wishing to learn the fundamentals and basic ethical hacking techniques. The camp provides hands-on training at SCC’s state-of-the-art Computer Information Systems (CIS) Networking Lab. On the final day of camp,…

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Cooking Camp for Future Chefs

Cooking Camp for Future Chefs

The sound of giggling along with deep concentration emerges from the kitchens at Scottsdale Community College (SCC). It’s not the latest coeds, but kids 11-15 years old enrolled in the college’s wildly popular annual summer Simply Cooking Camp for Kids. Here, aspiring young culinarians create a series of made-from-scratch meals. Campers prep and produce items…

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SCC Planetarium Show – Ultima Thule and the New Horizons Encounter

After a successful flyby of Pluto three and a half years ago, the New Horizons Spacecraft had a close encounter with Kuiper Belt object 2014 MU69, otherwise known as “Ultima Thule” on New Year’s Day, 2019. This presentation will discuss the New Horizons mission, its results and the latest from the Ultima Thule flyby, including…

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Chancellor’s Student Forum – Tuesday, March 5th at 11:30 a.m. in the Turquoise Room (SC-164)

Chancellor’s Student Forum – Tuesday, March 5th at 11:30 a.m. in the Turquoise Room (SC-164)

Dr. Maria Harper-Marinick will be hosting a student forum and you are invited! Students are invited to attend and engage our Chancellor in meaningful dialogue about Maricopa Community Colleges. Date/Time March 5, 2019 11:30 a.m. Location Scottsdale Community College The Turquoise Room (SC164) 9000 E. Chaparral Road Scottsdale, AZ 85256 For more information To RSVP…

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Vortex Creative Writing and Art entries due by Friday, March 8

Announcing SCC’s Annual Vortex Creative Writing and Art Competition! This competition is open to all SCC students. Please share the information with any student who might be interested. The deadline is 11:30 p.m. March 8th. Each student has one submission that can include up to 3 entries in art and one submission that can include…

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Theatre Arts presents…. DOG ACT! a post- apocaylptic vaudeville

Written by Liz Duffy Adams, the play follows the adventures of Zetta Stone, a traveling performer, and her companion Dog (a young man undergoing a voluntary species demotion) as they wander through the former northeastern United States. Zetta, Dog and their little troupe are on their way to a gig in China, assuming they can…

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Free VITA Tax Preparation at SCC

VITA @ Scottsdale Community College Who is Eligible? IRS-sponsored, FREE Tax Preparation is available to those generally with income less than $55,000, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified…

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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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