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Verde Art Gallery “Radical Center” exhibit opens September 29

“Radical Center” art exhibition featuring the works of artists Rose Moon, Cathy Gazda, and Paul Gazda to run from September 29 to October 23

Event 5The Yavapai Community College Verde campus Art Gallery in Clarkdale will present the “Radical Center” exhibition from September 29 to October 23. The exhibit features the works of artists Rose Moon, Cathy Gazda, and Paul Gazda.ROSE MOON ETC

There will be an opening reception on Thursday, October 2 from 5-7 p.m. The Verde Valley campus Art Gallery’s hours are Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., and it is closed Friday through Sunday.  For more information, please click here.

Yavapai College has $130 million dollar impact on Prescott

Prescott Mayor Pro-tem lauds Yavapai Community College for its $130 million dollar impact on Prescott

How important is a community college to the economic health of a community?  Well, in Prescott it is well understood just how important a community college can be to a local economy. 

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Mayor pro-tem Jim Lamerson

For example, at the celebration ceremony of the renovation of the two student residence halls located on the Prescott campus on Thursday, August 21, Mayor Pro-tem Jim Lamerson lauded the College for its economic contribution to the city of Prescott.  He said  that the city of Prescott appreciated the long partnership with Yavapai College, including its $130 million dollar impact on the City.  He also said that the City of Prescott’s was proud of its relationship with the College because it “showcases the gateway of our community.”