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CAVIT sees spike in student population

CAVIT sees spike in student population

CAVIT sees spike in student population by Rofida Khairalla | Casa Grande Dispatch The popularity of CAVIT’s nursing program has led to a dramatic increase in the center’s student population, officials say. The Central Arizona Valley Institute of Technology reported Wednesday an increased enrollment of 250 students […]

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Apache Junction becomes inaugural partner of ASU’s Project Cities

Apache Junction becomes inaugural partner of ASU’s Project Cities [NEWS RELEASE] Nestled at the foot of the Superstition Mountains, Apache Junction is strategically positioned as the eastern gateway into the Greater Phoenix metro area and the western entry to the Tonto National Forest’s recreation venues. This geography, […]

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Construction of new Casa Grande school to begin next month

Construction of new Casa Grande school to begin next month

Construction of new Casa Grande school to begin next month by Heather Smathers | Casa Grande Dispatch Construction on a long-awaited school in Casa Grande will begin in September. On Thursday the Governing Board of the Casa Grande Elementary School District heard an update on the construction […]

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CAC president gets boost in pay package to over $250K

CAC president gets boost in pay package to over $250K

CAC president gets boost in pay package to over $250K by Heather Smathers | Casa Grande Dispatch Central Arizona College’s president will receive a boost in pay following a vote by the Governing Board, bringing her total compensation to more than $250,000 annually. Jackie Elliott’s new base […]

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About 150 delegates expected to attend Pinal County Town Hall Oct. 19

About 150 delegates expected to attend Pinal County Town Hall Oct. 19 by Queen Creek Independent “Pinal County’s Workforce Puzzle…Preparing Today’s Communities for Tomorrow’s Opportunities” is the theme for the 30th Annual Pinal County Town Hall, Thursday Oct. 19.  Approximately 150 delegates are expected to attend the informative […]

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Central Arizona College Foundation presents governing board with $146,820 for scholarships

Central Arizona College Foundation presents governing board with $146,820 for scholarships

Central Arizona College Foundation presents governing board with $146,820 for scholarships by Angela Askey, special to the Independent During the June 20 Pinal County Community College District Governing Board meeting, the Central Arizona College Foundation presented a check for $146,820 to be used for student scholarships. Maggie […]

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Central Arizona College to Dedicate Sundt Construction Training Wall

Central Arizona College to Dedicate Sundt Construction Training Wall Event Kicks Off New Workforce Development Partnership by Angela Askey | Central Arizona College [NEWS RELEASE] A new workforce development partnership between Central Arizona College and Tempe-based general contractor Sundt Construction, Inc., will be celebrated on July 13 […]

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Recap of the Fourth Annual Pinal County Business and Education Summit

Recap of the Fourth Annual Pinal County Business and Education Summit

Recap of the Fourth Annual Pinal County Business and Education Summit Coolidge Chamber of Commerce The 4th Annual Pinal County Business and Education Summit was held on Friday, April 28, 2017 and was hosted by the Artisan Village in Coolidge, Arizona. Every year the Pinal County School […]

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Pinal officials want more college grads in county

Pinal officials want more college grads in county by Kelly Fisher | Casa Grande Dispatch Pinal County, like the state as a whole, has a higher-education problem. Forty-two percent of Arizona adults have obtained a two- or four-year post-secondary education degree, certificate or other qualifying credential, and […]

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CAC Hosts Arizona Advanced Technologies Corridor Industry Skills Summit

CAC Hosts Arizona Advanced Technologies Corridor Industry Skills Summit by Angela Askey | Central Arizona College [NEWS RELEASE] Earlier this month, Central Arizona College hosted the Arizona Advanced Technologies Corridor Industry Skills Summit. More than 80 college representatives and manufacturers participated in the one day technology session. […]

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