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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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Alli Ortega Empty Bowls fundraiser at SCC is Nov. 28

Alli Ortega Empty Bowls fundraiser at SCC is Nov. 28

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 23, 2018) — “Alli started every day with a smile, and lived a life of kindness, volunteerism and generosity,” said David Ortega, father of Alli Ortega, who passed away at age 31 in 2014. Continuing her spirit, the annual Alli Ortega Empty Bowls event raises funds to fight local hunger and brings…

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Scottsdale Community College’s Council of Student Leaders presents “Don’t Guess When You Vote” Oct. 18

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 27, 2018) — Partnering with Scottsdale Coalition of Today and Tomorrow (SCOTT), the Council of Student Leaders (CSL) at Scottsdale Community College will host the Scottsdale City Council Candidate Forum Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, from 5 – 7 p.m. “Don’t Guess When You Vote” is CSL’s goal to educate their peers and…

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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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