Reach the reporter at anne.ryman@arizonarepublic.com or 602-444-8072. Hendrix is a former Republican legislator who served in the House from 2008 to 2010. 480-731-8000, expand Faculty and Administration Collaboration Team (FACT) sub-menu, expand Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention sub-menu, expand Disability Resources and Services Information sub-menu, expand Residency and Lawful Presence sub-menu, expand Title IX and Preventing Sexual Harassment sub-menu, expand Equal Employment Opportunity sub-menu. If you are unsure, the Maricopa Community Colleges have developed Fields of Interest to help you identify an educational or career path you may be interested in pursuing. Then, an internet domain name used by incumbent Hendrix expired and was taken over by Smith, who began posting messages there, urging people to vote Hendrix out of office. Boggs was the target of a campaign mailer that showed a recent photo of her wearing a red tank top, mirrored sunglasses and holding an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle. Maricopa Community Colleges is committed to being a public steward within the higher education industry. Download the MyInfo App on the App Store. Online Admissions may be unavailable each Wednesday from 5:00 AM until 7:00 AM for regular maintenance. We practice honesty and integrity when assisting with internal and external constituents by identifying and utilizing proper mechanisms to obtain information and resolve concerns. ", Thor acknowledges that the current governing board "is the most partisan board I have ever seen, and it's not good for us to operate this way.". Contact Us Subscribe to azcentral.com today. Start here if you want to take a non-credit, community or continuing education course to learn a new skill or for personal interest. We are excited you have chosen to pursue your academic journey and educational goals with us. Boggs' campaign website describes her as an advocate for students and education. His campaign website describes him as a "fighter for the taxpayer," who has worked to eliminate wasteful spending while keeping tuition low. At a recent candidates' forum, she said her experience provides a different perspective that is needed on a board that often has "lay people who have not had very much direct involvement in these colleges and their mission. This year's race was the most unusual in recent memory as far as campaign tactics. Welcome to the Maricopa Community Colleges. This application is for students for all of the colleges of MCCCD. Boggs told The Arizona Republic that the campaign ad is "full of untruths" and disputes that she has a history of conduct that makes her unsuitable to be around students. Your California Privacy Rights / Privacy Policy. Explore the Fields of Interest to help you choose a career path you are interested in pursuing and explore the degree and certificate options available to you. She worked in community colleges for 41 years, spending 29 of those years as a president or chancellor. Hendrix said he reused campaign signs this year from the 2016 election and was unaware the website listed on his signs hadn't been kept active. | Hendrix told The Republic he supports lower tuition, lower taxes and less bureaucracy. The seven-member elected board sets tuition rates, hires a chancellor to oversee operations for the 10-college system and has authority to approve an annual budget that can increase or decrease property taxes. Explore the Fields of Interest to help you choose a career path you are interested in pursuing and explore the degree and certificate options available to you. Upcoming Availability Notice Hendrix told The Republic he was unaware that Smith owned the domain name he had used in the 2016 board election. Start here if you are a high school student enrolling in college credits at your high school. She was a member of the Arizona Corporation Commission and later served on the Scottsdale City Council and was vice mayor. Maricopa Community Colleges is committed to being a public steward within the higher education industry. She said she became interested in running for the Maricopa Community Colleges board earlier this year after hearing about a professor at Scottsdale Community College who received death threats for teaching material that a student complained condemned Islam. Welcome to the Maricopa Community Colleges. All Rights Reserved. Incumbent Linda Thor held a sizable early lead over challenger Shelli Boggs in balloting for an at-large board seat to oversee policies for one of the nation's largest community-college systems. We are excited you have chosen to pursue your academic journey and educational goals with us. Maricopa Enterprise ID (MEID) Back to Login Request Password Explore the Fields of Interest to help you choose a career path you are interested in pursuing and explore the degree and certificate options available to you.