News and Spotlights


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 [...]
06
Oct
2020
News

Learn to be a better tour guide at CCC

Grand Canyon National Park is one of the many places in northern Arizona where tour guides operate. CCC is offering a Tour Guide Training, beginning Oct. 6, 2020, to help established and potential tour guides hone their skills.   [...]
06
Oct
2020
Spotlight

Scholarships help sisters reach for nursing dreams

Sisters Teneesha (left) and Lakeesha Todacheene of the Page area plan to reach their dreams of becoming nurses with the help of scholarships from the CCC Foundation.     PAGE, Ariz. – They both are dedicated to the healing [...]
28
Sep
2020
Spotlight

CCC construction students appreciate hands-on labs

CCC student Andrea Clayton works on building her own toolbox during a lab session in the Construction Technology Management shop on the Fourth Street campus.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Drills whir. Circular saws throw up dust. The [...]
25
Sep
2020
Spotlight

CCC alum Jerrel Singer paints Navajo Nation home

Accomplished artist and CCC alum Jerrel Singer paints landscapes and portraits of his home on the Navajo Nation.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The deep reds, oranges, purples and blues evoke a taste of dust, a dry feeling, a sense of expansiveness.   The art of [...]
15
Sep
2020
News

CCC brings EMT training to Page

Aaron Keisling, Page Fire Department engineer and paramedic (left), and Robert DeLeon, PFD firefighter and paramedic, will be teaching a 16-week Emergency Medical Technician course at Coconino Community College in Page starting Oct. [...]
09
Sep
2020
News

CCC begins process for student housing in Page

Coconino Community College is seeking a public-private partnership for development of student housing on CCC property in Page.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - In an effort to meet a growing need, Coconino Community College has begun the process to develop [...]
28
Aug
2020
News

Adding to 'all hands on deck' to help local businesses

Gina Couillard, Director of the Coconino Small Business Development Center at CCC, stands inside her office at the Fourth Street campus, ready to help small businesses.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The experience was really like [...]
12
Aug
2020
News

CCC offers new HVACr program this fall

Ken Myers, Construction Technology Management instructor at CCC, stands next to a Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration model that helps illustrate HVACr concepts to students.     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. [...]