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Scottsdale Community College breaking ground on new facility

Scottsdale Community College

Scottsdale Community College will break ground on a new 33,000-square-foot building in April that will house its Business School, an Indigenous Scholars Institute, a community center and Facilities scheduling services. The project, with a working title of the “Cloud Song Center,” will meet a longstanding commitment by the college to provide a cultural center for the… Read More →

Desert Discovery Center Scottsdale lists progress

McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Since being hired by the city of Scottsdale, the Desert Discover Center Scottsdale has been investigating the feasibility of building a proposed desert interpretive facility at the Gateway to the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. The first half of the Desert Discover Center’s 18-month contract has been spent working with designers from New York-based Thinc Design to define the Desert… Read More →

BUSS event to feature Scottsdale Mayor, CTE programs at SkySong


Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane will make the opening remarks for the Business United for Scottsdale Schools’ (BUSS) next Business & Education Partnership Breakfast. The event is August 30 at SkySong, the ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center. It begins at 7:30 a.m. at Building 3, Synergy I and II. “We want to display the positive things that our… Read More →

Scottsdale Conservatory Theatre Premieres New Play — "The Sparrow"

by in Events | Lifestyle

The Scottsdale Conservatory Theatre Company of 2013 presents “The Sparrow,” written by Chris Mathews, Jake Minton and Nathan Allen. The play, directed by Scottsdale Community College’s Theatre Arts director Randy Messersmith, is free (with reserved tickets) and open to the public. The story centers on Emily Book (played by second-year SCT student Sarah Zorman), the lone… Read More →

Scottsdale Community College Hosts 2nd Annual Arizona Women's Conference April 6

by in Events | Lifestyle

The second annual Arizona Women’s Conference returns to Scottsdale Community College Saturday, April 6, 2013, with a slate of presenters and workshops designed to bring women from all walks of life together to share their passions, ideas, struggles and successes. Holly Mosier, a lawyer, health lifestyle expert and media personality, is this year’s keynote speaker.… Read More →

HSMAI prepares next generation of hospitality leaders

Restaurant Industry
by in Education | Featured

To create the perfect meal, preparation is key. The same might be said for creating the perfect employee in the hospitality industry. “Though some things like a friendly smile and a well-prepared meal will never change, the hospitality industry has gone through major changes in last few years,” says David R. Landau, program chair for… Read More →