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Arizona Western College launches new FM service in Yuma

Yuma, AZ (February 12, 2019) – Music fans in Yuma now have a new way to hear the eclectic sounds emanating from Arizona Western College’s Border Radio. AWC has been on the air at 1320 AM for nearly 50 years, originally as KAWC-AM and for the past year as KOFA-AM. Now that same service is being simulcast on 94.7 FM in Yuma.

Michelle Thomas to speak at 2019 WESTOP Conference

Yuma, AZ (February 12, 2019) – As the association’s current president, Arizona Western College Director of TRIO Programs Michelle Thomas will be speaking during the 2019 Western Association of Educational Opportunity Personnel (WESTOP) Conference.

AWC to offer education scholarship in La Paz County

Funds to help develop “Grow Your Own Teacher” initiative

Parker, AZ (February 7, 2019) – La Paz County students interested in a career in Early or Secondary Education now have a new scholarship opportunity to apply for.

Mental Health First Aid training to be held at AWC

Yuma, AZ (February 11, 2019) – Learn the skills necessary to recognize and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders in the community during an upcoming training at Arizona Western College. 

KAWC Colorado River Public Media challenges listeners to “Think”

Yuma, AZ (February 8, 2019) – On Monday, Feb. 4, KAWC began airing “Think,” an award-winning hour of information and in-depth conversation produced by public radio station KERA FM in Dallas.

Launched in 2006, “Think” is hosted by journalist Krys Boyd and airs on public radio stations across Texas and the nation. With 250,000 downloads per month, it is one of the most popular podcasts on the public radio system.


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