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News Index / April 2009

Annual CAC Student Art Exhibition begins with reception on April 28
The Central Arizona College Art Department invites the public to visit the Annual Student Art Exhibition on display at the institution’s Visual Arts Gallery April 29-May 16 at the Signal Peak Campus.

CAC students from A.J., Queen Creek, Mesa, & Golden Canyon earn PTK induction at SMC
A plethora of Central Arizona College students earned induction into the Alpha Theta Delta Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society on Monday evening, April 27, during a ceremony held at the Superstition Mountain Campus in Apache Junction, Ariz.

CAC students from Mammoth, San Manuel, Oracle, Kearny inducted into Phi Theta Kappa
Central Arizona College welcomed five new members from Eastern Pinal County into the Alpha Theta Delta Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society.

More than 60 CAC students on the Signal Peak Campus earn Phi Theta Kappa induction
Sixty-one of Central Arizona College’s outstanding students were inducted into the Alpha Theta Delta Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society on Wednesday night, April 22, at the Signal Peak Campus in Coolidge, Ariz.

Health Information Management Open House set for April 15 at Superstition Mountain Campus
Central Arizona College is sponsoring a Health Information Management Open House on Wednesday, April 15, from 5-8 p.m. in Apache Junction, Ariz.

Deadline for current 8th graders to enroll in Promise for the Future Scholarship program is May 29
The deadline for this year’s Pinal County eighth-grade students to enroll in Central Arizona College’s Promise for the Future Scholarship program is May 29, 2009.

Voices of Spring, A High School Invitational, plays The Pence Saturday, May 2, at 7 p.m.
The Central Arizona College annual Voices of Spring, A High School Invitational, concert featuring the CAC College and Jazz choirs and area high school singers will take place this Saturday, May 2, at 7 p.m.

Central Arizona College Jazz Ensemble takes center stage at The Pence Center on Apr. 23
The Central Arizona College Jazz Ensemble will take over the Don P. Pence Center for Visual and Performing Arts this Thursday night, April 23, with an Evening of Jazz beginning at 7 p.m.

Apache Junction dominates 33rd Annual CAC High School Math Contest; Casa Grande finishes 2nd
Apache Junction High School captured three gold medals and the overall team championship at the 33rd Annual Central Arizona College High School Math Contest.

Central Arizona College making computer classes accessible for students in Florence
Central Arizona College will hold a three-week non-credit computer workshop at its Florence Center to help students become more familiar with using e-mail, surfing the Internet and performing basic personal computing skills.

Central Arizona College Community Wind Ensemble blows through The Pence April 19
Rick Moore and the Central Arizona College Community Wind Ensemble will perform their annual spring concert on Sunday afternoon, April 19, at 3 p.m.

National, regional academic awards abound for Central Arizona College students
Pick up the April 6 edition of USA Today and inside you will find a picture of Kelly Lintecum and the names Sarah Contreras and Christine Smith – three Central Arizona College students who are now among the nation’s community college elite.

KCAB TV-28 in Casa Grande airing replay of CAC women’s basketball title game on April 11
For the fourth time in Central Arizona College history, the women’s basketball team has captured the National Junior College Athletic Association Division I Championship.

Employer list grows for April 9 CAC Job & Career Fair on the Signal Peak Campus
The 5th Annual Central Arizona College Job & Career Fair will be held on Thursday, April 9, at the Signal Peak Campus.

Employer list grows for April 19 CAC Job & Career Fair on the Signal Peak Campus
The 5th Annual Central Arizona College Job & Career Fair will be held on Thursday, April 9, at the Signal Peak Campus.

Vaquero Foundation inaugural golf tourney at Southern Dunes will benefit CAC athletics
Registration is underway for the first Central Arizona College Vaquero Foundation Golf Tournament scheduled for Friday, May 8, at the Southern Dunes Golf Club in the city of Maricopa.

5 Central Arizona College professors earn George Fridell/NISOD awards
His teaching methods may have been unorthodox, but to George Fridell it just made sense - common sense.

George Fridell awards honor man who felt teaching students was paramount
Each year Central Arizona College honors its outstanding educators with the George Fridell Excellence in Teaching Awards.

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