More than 30 local students spent summer break gaining work experience and building professional skills thanks to the Career Ready Tempe program, which matches students with Tempe businesses for a six-week paid summer internship.
The Maricopa County Community College District announced that twenty-three high-achieving students representing the system’s 10 colleges were honored on Feb. 22 during the 2023 All-Arizona Academic Team Recognition Ceremony.
America's workforce now has greater access to Rio Salado College classes, micro-credentials and degree programs through a new partnership with Guild, a Career Opportunity Platform, which enables forward-thinking employers to invest in their employees, unlocking life-changing opportunities for personal
and professional growth through education and learning programs, career development and one-on-one coaching.
Growing up in rural Wisconsin, Janelle Elias always wanted to be a teacher. She would make homemade worksheets and coerce her friends into playing school with her. Decades later, Elias was selected in January 2022 to serve as vice president of strategy and advancement for Rio Salado College in Tempe.
The Maricopa County Community College District announced Tuesday that Chandler-Gilbert Community College, Mesa Community College, Rio Salado College, and Scottsdale Community College will partner to create new micro-pathways in advanced manufacturing and information technology with the Education Design Lab, a national nonprofit that designs, implements, and scales new learning models for higher education and the future of work.