Anniversary

Events

Estrella Mountain Community College students, alumni, employees, and community members are invited to join Estrella Mountain in celebration of the 25th anniversary with a year of special events and activities to recognize the legacy of success of the college in the past and into the future.

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Events

  • Tale of Two Cities Parade and Festival
    Saturday, February 4, 2017
    Join EMCC and the cities of Avondale and Goodyear for this annual festival

    In its sixth year, the Tale of Two Cities Parade and Festival is an international-themed, award-winning event in collaboration between the cities of Avondale and Goodyear and Estrella Mountain Community College. More than 8,000 people from across the Valley enjoyed this multi-cultural event that features a parade, festival and a naturalization ceremony. Estrella Mountain Community College will also commemorate its 25th anniversary at this year's festival with special activities for students, alumni and community members, including historical materials, an anniversary "selfie" station and an opportunity to share memories for a time capsule.

  • Student Success Fair
    Tuesday, February 28, 2017
    Two-day event focuses on fun and learning

    Students, parents and community are invited to declare their graduation goals, discover campus programs and resources, and visit the anniversary tables at the fair to learn more about EMCC history, take photos at the fair photo booth and share memories about how EMCC has made a difference.

  • Arizona Coyotes Game Night
    Thursday, March 9, 2017
    Show your EMCC Pride on the ice!

    EMCC students, employee and alumni are invited to attend a special night to show your EMCC Pride as the Arizona Coyotes take on the Ottawa Senators at a discounted group rate and a free food voucher. Buy your tickets today!

  • PAC Spring Movie Night
    Friday, March 24, 2017
    Coming soon to a theater near you!

    Students, employees and family are invited for a fun outdoor movie night at the EMCC Performing Arts Center lawn featuring a special showing of "Disney's Aladdin" – the hit movie from 1992, the year EMCC opened! Join us for popcorn, special anniversary activities, prizes and other treats!

  • 25th Anniversary Silver Gala
    Saturday, April 15, 2017
    Celebrate a legacy of success at a signature gala

    Save the date for the Estrella Mountain Community College 25th Silver Anniversary Gala on Saturday, April 15, 2017, to celebrate the legacy of success of EMCC.

  • 2017 Commencement Ceremony
    Friday, May 12, 2017
    Celebrate the Class of 2017

    Achieving dreams. Transforming lives. Celebrating success. Join the legacy of EMCC graduates, and proud friends and family at the 2017 Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 12, 2017. The EMCC Class of 2017 will be commemorated as the twenty-first graduating class of the college during the special anniversary year. The event is free and open to the public.

  • PAC Summer Movie Night
    Thursday, June 22, 2017
    Coming soon to a theater near you!

    Students, employees and family are invited for a fun summer movie night at the EMCC Performing Arts Center featuring a special showing of "A League of Their Own" – the 1992 hit movie from the year EMCC opened! Join us for popcorn, special anniversary activities, prizes and other treats!

  • Arizona Diamondbacks Game Night
    Friday, July 21, 2017
    Join EMCC as the D-backs take on the Washington Nationals!

    Join the D-Backs as they host Estrella Mountain Community College students, alumni and employees to celebrate the 25th Anniversary and watch the D-backs take on the Washington Nationals with special group pricing!