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  • 08/25/2016

    Mesalands named one of the best community colleges in the nation

    In a recent article entitled the “2016’s Best and Worst Community Colleges,” Mesalands Community College was ranked the 12th best community college in the U.S., according to WalletHub analyzed 821 community colleges in the nation, to compare the following key dimensions: cost and financing, education outcomes, and career outcomes. WalletHub then … Read more
  • 08/15/2016

    Mesalands Community College ready for a new academic year

    Mesalands Community College will kick-off the new academic year with Fall Enrollment Days, also known as ‘Fall Stampede Days’ on August 17-18, 2016, from 9:00 am-6:00 pm in the Great Room, located in Building A. Fall classes will begin on Monday, August 22, 2016. During Fall Stampede Days, new and returning students … Read more
  • 08/08/2016

    Mesalands hosts successful Robots and Rockets Summer Camp

    Last week, the Robotics Club at Mesalands Community College, hosted a Robots and Rockets Summer Camp Academy, in conjunction with RoboRAVE (Robots Are Very Educational) International in Albuquerque, NM and Inquiry Facilitators, Inc., located in Bernalillo, NM. According to the Inquiry Facilitators website, the mission of this non-profit organization is to enhance … Read more
  • 07/25/2016

    Staff member participates in the U.S. Ice Drilling Program at the National Ice Core Laboratory in CO

    Gretchen Gürtler, Director of the Mesalands Community College’s Dinosaur Museum and Natural Sciences Laboratory and Part-Time Instructor at Mesalands Community College, recently participated in the U.S. Ice Drilling Program to study the role that ice cores play in paleo-climate science. Gürtler was one of 12 college staff members in the nation, selected … Read more
  • 07/18/2016

    World-renowned engravers teach first advanced silversmithing class at Mesalands

    Last week, 14 students successfully completed the first intermediate Artistic Silversmithing course for advanced level engravers offered at Mesalands Community College. During this week-long workshop, students learned theories and practices of more advanced custom design and engraving techniques. This course was taught by three highly experienced engravers, including Eddy Mardis, Silversmithing Faculty … Read more
  • 07/12/2016

    Allied Health students from Mesalands find success following graduation

    After reestablishing the Allied Health Program last year, Mesalands Community College is pleased to announce that multiple graduates have secured employment in the health industry and have successfully completed the National Licensing Examination. In 2014, Mesalands received funding from the Trade Adjustment Assistant Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) grant as one … Read more
  • 06/27/2016

    Sixth grade class visits Wind Center

    This “Thank You” poster was created by Mrs. Roch’s sixth grade science class from Tucumcari Middle School. Before ending the school year, the students took a tour of the North American Wind Research and Training Center and had a chance to see inside the wind turbine. The poster is on display in the … Read more
  • 06/27/2016

    Student athlete from Mesalands finishes 14th at the 2016 CNFR

    Kyle Jurney from Eunice, NM, represented the Mesalands Community College Rodeo Team at the 2016 College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR). The college finals ended earlier this month and was held at the Casper Event Center in Casper, WY. Jurney (header) competed in the team roping event with Bobby Flores (heeler) from Cochise … Read more

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