Historic season continues for Aztecs

By Christian Mortensen After an ideal start to their season, the Pima Community College men’s basketball team has continued in its strong play and currently are enjoying one of the program’s best years in recent memory. At the moment, the Aztecs are 21-2 overall and are ranked No. 6 in the latest Division II Poll. […]

Mad scientists take over Pima

PCC played host to the annual Arizona STEM Adventure, a fair for kids to explore interactive science exhibits By ARMANDO HARMON Future scientists and engineers were let loose on Nov. 17 at Pima Community College’s Northwest Campus. Over a thousand of young kids were able to ignite their passion for science at the annual Arizona […]

Get lost less often with virtual maps

By ALEX DE LEON College can be a confusing place. There are books to buy, schedules to keep and financial aid to worry about. Just getting around campus can be difficult. Genji Tapia, president of the Game Developers Guild at West Campus, said a group of students is trying to make navigating Pima Community College’s […]

New Upward Bound grant gives vets fighting chance

By KYLE MCDANIEL  In October, Pima Community College was awarded a grant entitled The Veterans Upward Bound Program. The program serves as a bridge from working citizen to college student. This gives Pima an excellent chance to help veterans start their college experience. Many veterans would like to go to college but don’t know how […]

Story and photos by JUSTINA ZIEGLER Pima offers premier training in the field of nursing and caregiving. Nursing Assistant, Patient Care Technician, Licensed Practical Nurse, Associate of Applied Science in Nursing, Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing and refresher courses for RNs and LPs are all certifications offered through Pima. Pima says students who choose to […]

CrossFit fitting student budgets

STOMPING GROUNDS Story and Photos by NICHOLAS TRUJILLO People crowd around the workout-of-the-day board. Co-owner Will Ornelas stands in front, explaining what each workout is, how to do it and what muscles it will work. Welcome to the noon lunch class for CrossFit PowerTrain. Ornelas walks around and follows people as they sprint through the […]