01
Oct
2021
Spotlight

New CCC exhibit puts beauty to work

Flagstaff artist Darcy Falk shares her work for CCC's Fall Exhibit, which also features faculty and student art and runs through mid-November at the Lone Tree Campus in Flagstaff.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Fabric [...]
24
Sep
2021
News

Flagstaff issues proclamation for adult education, literacy

Debra Goldenstein, left, lead instructor for CCC Adult Education, and Sara Haghighi, Refugee Education Program Coordinator at Pima Community College, hold a proclamation issued by the Flagstaff mayor and council, declaring Sept. [...]
30
Aug
2021
News

CCC: Putting students first for 30 years

Friends of Coconino Community College, faculty, staff and students get together to celebrate 30 years of service to our communities.     Cupcakes. Ice cream. Laughter and shared memories of service to students.   On Aug. 24, 26 and 27, friends, [...]
27
Aug
2021
Spotlight

CCC Student Ambassadors: Reward in helping others

CCC Student Ambassador Alexis Jishie specializes in helping students get connected to the resources they need to be successful.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Alexis “Lexi” Jishie sits behind the partition at her desk. She’s masked for [...]
25
Aug
2021
Spotlight

CCC's TRIO program helps student achieve goals

Nicholas Villas-Fletcher will graduate from NAU in December, in part, he says, thanks to help he received from TRIO Student Support Services at CCC.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Nicholas Villas-Fletcher sat in the office filling out the [...]
23
Aug
2021
Spotlight

CCC student ready for trucking career

Flagstaff resident Lisa Black receives her commercial driver’s license after four-week course at CCC in Flagstaff in partnership with Phoenix Truck Driving School.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Flagstaff resident Lisa Black [...]
10
Aug
2021
Spotlight

Education matters: Crum Family Scholarship established at CCC

Judith Crum establishes scholarship at CCC to help non-traditional students achieve a better life for themselves and their families.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Flagstaff resident Judith Crum knows first-hand how a college education can open doors. [...]
29
Jul
2021
News

Lyon's Pride Scholarship established at CCC

Russ Lyon Foundation establishes scholarship to help CCC students realize their dreams. Pictured are Todd Gillenwater, co-owner of Russ Lyon/Sotheby’s International Realty, Nichole Hickey, co-chair of the Russ Lyon [...]
27
Jul
2021
Spotlight

CCC student aims for nursing career

CCC student Bonnie Kelch, with the help of the Coconino Association for Vocations, Industry and Technology, earned nearly 40 college credits before she left high school.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Flagstaff High School graduate [...]
26
Jul
2021
Spotlight

CCC's Metcalf enjoys diversity, backgrounds of students

Coconino Community College Psychology Faculty Michele Metcalf has been selected as the 2021 Full-Time Faculty of the Year.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -  Psychology is the scientific study of the human mind and its functions, according to the American [...]
19
Jul
2021
News

CCC, Habitat for Humanity join forces

CCC has partnered with Habitat for Humanity of Northern Arizona to build small-footprint homes in Flagstaff. CCC's Ken Myers and HFH's Eric Wolverton stand in the construction lab at the Fourth Street campus, where much of the [...]
14
Jul
2021
Spotlight

CCC's Dorel Meier shares love of math, stats with students

CCC faculty Dorel Meier was selected as the Part-Time Faculty of the Year 2021 by students and peers.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Math and statistics are Dorel Meier’s game. She finds it a worthy challenge to take students on a journey to understand how much of what [...]
06
Jul
2021
News

CCC commercial driver's license training underway

Kevin Kahn, primary instructor, and Maggie Blancarte, admissions coordinator, staff the new CDL program at CCC, made possible through a partnership with HDS Trucking, Inc. and the Phoenix Truck Driving School.     FLAGSTAFF, [...]
24
Jun
2021
Spotlight

CCC tutors help students succeed

CCC student Rhianna Hernandez uses the college's free Tutoring Services at the Lone Tree campus to help her with the more challenging subjects.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Accounting class brought Rhianna Hernandez to Tutoring Services at [...]
25
May
2021
Spotlight

CCC grad takes MyPath2ASU

CCC student Travis Barnes graduated in May, and he's on his way to Arizona State University this fall, with the help of the MyPath2ASU program.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Travis Barnes has experienced a number of hardships and false [...]
24
May
2021
News

Detention Academy at CCC graduates 10 new officers

The Spring 2021 class of the Basic Detention Academy at Coconino Community College was recognized during a ceremony at Fort Tuthill County Park on Friday, May 14.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Coconino County Sheriff Jim Driscoll had [...]
13
May
2021
Spotlight

Learning wildfire suppression at CCC

Coconino Community College student Cascade Parcell, a former wildland firefighter, refreshes her skills with a saw during a recent course offered at the college.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Cascade Parcell and her instructor Brad [...]
05
May
2021
News

CCC selects cross country coach

Flagstaff resident Craig Hunt will be the first coach for Coconino Community College's cross country running program set to begin this fall.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coconino Community College has hired Flagstaff resident Craig [...]
16
Apr
2021
News

CCC gears up to help county reskill and recover

The Automotive Technician program at Coconino Community College, made possible with a partnership with Findlay Honda of Flagstaff, is one of several new programs brought online to help county residents reskill and recover from the [...]
29
Mar
2021
News

Free classes at CCC this summer for high school seniors in Coconino County

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – High school seniors in Coconino County will be able to attend summer classes at Coconino Community College for free.   Thanks to COVID relief funding from the federal government, county high school seniors [...]