News Coverage

January 22, 2015
Dr. Carroll and Dr. Luster speak about Mesa College's new bachelor's degree program

KUSI SD: SDCCD Chancellor Constance Carroll and Mesa College President Pamela Luster speak about the Allied Health bachelor's degree pilot program that is being offered now at Mesa! ...

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January 20, 2015
Local schools to offer 4-year degrees

Mesa will offer a four-year degree as part of a pilot program tentatively approved by the state Community College Board of Governors on Tuesday, January 20 ...

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January 9, 2015
What Has 117 New Classes and Nearly 300 More Student Parking Spaces?

In response to student demand, Mesa has added 117 class sections – a nine percent increase from last spring ...

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January 2, 2015
Mesa College Topping Out Ceremony

The Clairemont Times posts pictures from Mesa's Topping Out Ceremony...

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December 25, 2014
College of Alameda Has Appointed New President

Mesa College's former Dean of Student Development and Matriculation, Dr. Joi Lin Blake, has been appointed  as the next president of the College of Alameda. The College of Alameda is part of the Peralta Community College District, in Alameda, CA...

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December 24, 2014
3 Educators to Serve on Workforce Task Force

Toni Parsons, Curriculum Committee Chair at Mesa College, was chosen to be part of a 24-member Community Colleges task force. Members are charged with developing policies to prepare more students for existing high-value jobs and to promote job creation with workforce training that sparks small business development...

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December 21, 2014
'Game changer': 4-year degrees from some California 2-year colleges

Mesa College remains in the running for the state law recently passed which allows community colleges to offer Bachelor's Degrees. State officials will choose the successful programs by mid-January. The programs will begin no later than 2017.

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December 8, 2014
San Diegans join worldwide coding class

Thousands of San Diego County residents are getting lessons in computer coding this week in what’s being called the largest learning event in history ...

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December 7, 2014
Mesa College a foreign language leader

Mesa offers more languages than any community college in Southern California except Mt. San Antonio in Pomona, which also offers 10 languages ...

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December 5, 2014
Mesa College Students Participate in Largest Learning Event in Nation’s History

Hoping to spark student interest in computer programming, Mesa College will participate with an icy Disney twist in the global Hour of Code event this year, the largest learning event in the nation's history. The event is open to the public ...

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December 2, 2014
Landscape Architects Chapter to Present Award to County Supervisor Ron Roberts

The American Society of Landscape Architects will hold a special event on Thursday to present the new ASLA San Diego Stewardship Award to county Supervisor Ron Roberts; and to launch the chapter’s first Student Design Awards and Exposition which will acknowledge Mesa College ...

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November 25, 2014
Coronadan Honored For His Teaching Efforts

Coronado resident, San Diego Mesa College Professor and popular political pundit Carl Luna has been named as one of the top community college faculty members in the country by the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) ...

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November 21, 2014
Mesa College Celebrates Grand Opening of Newly Renovated Language Center

More than 75 Mesa College students, faculty members, staff, and representatives from SDCCD recently turned out to celebrate the grand opening of the newly renovated Language Center ...

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November 20, 2014
San Diego Mesa College Offers Affordable Education Amid Tuition Hikes

See the video clip from XETV-SD (CW) ...

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November 19, 2014
Mesa College set to open new language center

Mesa College will celebrate International Education Week Wednesday with the opening of its newly renovated language center ...

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November 7, 2014
Connective Surge Presents: Susan Rotundo

The Mesa College Museum Studies program, in collaboration with the San Diego Art Institute, present Connective Surge at the sixth annual international art fair, ART SAN DIEGO 2014. Thursday 11/6 to Sunday 11/9 ...

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November 7, 2014
Mesa College “Fall Fest” this Saturday Nov. 8th to Benefit Student Veterans

Mesa College is going all-out for veterans this Veterans Day Weekend with Fall Fest events benefiting the 2,000 student veterans who attend Mesa College each semester ...

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November 4, 2014
Native American Heritage Month Celebrated at San Diego Mesa College

Mesa College will celebrate Native American Heritage Month with various events that are free and open to the public ...

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October 20, 2014
The rise of billboard-style murals in San Diego

Mario Torero was the lead artist on a hand-painted mural on H Building at the Mesa College campus. Torero's piece is the last original mural on campus ...

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October 16, 2014
The NKBA Awards “Excellence in Education” Certificates to Top Schools

The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) has awarded Mesa College with a “2013 Excellence in Education” certificate ...

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