News and Spotlights


05
Mar
2021
News

CCC students get nod for All-Arizona Academic Scholarship

Coconino Community College students Jake Zimmerman, left, and Lee Hartwig, right, have been selected to receive All-Arizona Academic Scholarships.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Two Coconino Community College students – Jake Zimmerman and [...]
03
Mar
2021
News

Gear up for computer support job by year's end with CCC help

Coconino Community College is offering a Google IT Support Professional certification program beginning this summer.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The scenario is all too common: The computer isn’t working right. What’s wrong with it?   The customer [...]
01
Mar
2021
Spotlight

A night in the CCC auto lab at Findlay Honda

Students listen to master auto technician Jonathan Begay explain inspection points for automobiles during CCC's Auto Tech 100 class at Findlay Honda in Flagstaff.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Eleven students sit in [...]
22
Feb
2021
News

CCC nurses lend a hand with COVID-19 vaccinations

CCC Nursing student Jodie Santillan talks with resident Lita Byerly before giving Byerly a COVID-19 vaccination during a shift at the Coconino County vaccination site at the Fort Tuthill County Park on Feb. 12.     FLAGSTAFF, [...]
11
Feb
2021
Spotlight

CCC alum blends modern with traditional Navajo culture

Artist and CCC alum Randall Wilson shows off some of his work featured at The Comet Art Gallery at the Lone Tree campus.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Mandalorian’s helmet is adorned with arrowheads, and he sports a Navajo Nation seal and traditional [...]
01
Feb
2021
Spotlight

CCC Adult Education makes easy conversation

Jennifer Dennis, Adult Education instructor at CCC's Fourth Street campus, leads students in an advanced English language-acquisition class at CCC.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Jiyoung Lee comes from South Korea, and Jose Landaverde comes [...]
29
Jan
2021
News

Home Brew Academy on tap with CCC Feb. 16

The academy is part of the CCC Community Education non-credit course offerings this spring.
27
Jan
2021
News

CCC receives financial excellence award for 25th year in a row

CCC Executive Vice President Dr. Jami Van Ess holds a plaque with the latest years of receiving an award for financial excellence. With her, from left to right, are Isabella Zagare, Executive Director of Accounting; Suzzanna Rodriguez, [...]
26
Jan
2021
News

White named CCC District Governing Board Chair

Dr. Nathaniel White has been named the Chair of the District Governing Board for Coconino Community College.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Coconino Community College District Governing Board voted Wednesday to name Dr. Nathaniel White as its next Chair.   [...]
15
Jan
2021
News

Eikenberry appointed to CCC District Governing Board

Longtime Williams resident Eric Eikenberry has been appointed to the Coconino Community College District Governing Board.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Williams resident Eric Eikenberry has been appointed to the Coconino Community College District Governing [...]
14
Dec
2020
Spotlight

See language in a new way at CCC

CCC graduate April Winters uses American Sign Language to refer to her home. The ASL and Interpreting Studies program at Coconino Community College has a new degree to lay the foundation for being an interpreter for the Deaf community. [...]
10
Dec
2020
News

Maintenance Tech training begins Jan. 25 at CCC

David Cain, CCC instructor, shows students how to wire an electrical switch for a home during last year's Maintenance Technician training. The training this spring begins Jan. 25.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - On any given [...]
09
Dec
2020
News

CCC begins automotive program this spring

Coconino Community College and Findlay Honda of Flagstaff have partnered to create an Automotive Tech program to meet the demand for skilled technicians in the area. Involved in making the program a reality are (left to right) Ken Myers, [...]
03
Dec
2020
Spotlight

Apprenticeship leads to college credits at CCC

CCC student Corbin Felsted received college credit for his apprenticeship and on-the-job training as an electrician.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Once Corbin Felsted returned home to Flagstaff after a church mission, he knew he wanted to work with his hands. [...]
19
Nov
2020
News

Susie Garretson gets CCC Distinguished Service Award nod

Susie Garretson, front, is selected Coconino Community College's Distinguished Service Award recipient for 2020, as CCC President Colleen Smith, left, and District Governing Board Chair Patricia Garcia, right, congratulate her.   [...]
19
Nov
2020
Spotlight

Scholarship offers legacy for son's love of solar energy

Donald and Kathy McMullin start the Sean Roarke McMullin Memorial Scholarship to help others who want to find careers in the solar-energy field.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - He was a bright spirit, lively, adventuresome and extraordinarily [...]
04
Nov
2020
News

Math scholarship goes to CCC student

CCC student Niousha Toroghi gets the nod for the American Mathemtatical Association for Two-Year Colleges Wanda Garner Presidential Student Scholarship.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - To her, math is the language of the universe and helps her [...]
03
Nov
2020
Spotlight

CCC clubs continue during pandemic

CCC Biology faculty Melinda McKinney, left, listens with members and friends of the Students Advancing STEM Club as Forestdale Farms' Rylan Morton-Starner explains how the round-tailed chub is being raised while helping feed [...]
30
Oct
2020
News

CCC joins statewide effort to train cloud-based computing for high-paying tech jobs

Duane Marshall, left, Coconino Community College Computer Information Systems faculty, and Lisa Blank, right, dean of Career and Technical Education are working on getting cloud-based computing courses ready for spring semester.   [...]
28
Oct
2020
News

CCC Nursing students help community, gain experience

CCC Nursing students will be helping with flu-shot clinics at the Coconino County Department of Health and Human Services through November.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Coconino Community College Nursing student Wes Grove put a bandage on [...]