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PCC to host Financial Aid Day Aug. 27

PCC to host Financial Aid Day Aug. 27

By KYLE WASSON

High school, Pima Community College and University of Arizona students are encouraged to attend PCC’s Financial Aid Day on Saturday, Aug 27.

The free event starts at 8:30 a.m. in the Community Board Room in Building C of PCC’s district offices, 4905 E. Broadway Blvd.

Financial Aid Day is sponsored by PCC and Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva of Arizona’s 7th Congressional District, and is open to the public.

All events are in the Community Board Room except as indicated:

•8:30 a.m. – Welcome and Introductions, Imelda Cuyugan, PCC assistant vice chancellor for government relations.

•8:45 a.m. – “Federal Higher Education Policy, Student Loans and Pell Grants,” guest speaker Joseph P. Mais, senior legislative assistant to Rep. Grijalva.

•9:45 a.m. – Break

•10 a.m. – “Nuts and Bolts of Financial Aid,” Anna Reese, PCC executive director of financial aid, and Rebeka Salcedo, assistant director, financial aid, University of Arizona.

•11 a.m. – “The Scholarship Process and How to Apply,” Alma Yubeta, development manager, Pima Community College Foundation, and Rebeka Salcedo, UA.

•Noon – Guest speaker, Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva. (Box lunches can be picked up in the lunch room and taken back to Community Board Room.)

•1-3 p.m. – “FAFSA Frenzy, How to fill out your FAFSA” hands-on workshop, PCC’s Anna Reese, Room C-115.

You can save time by completing as much of the FAFSA worksheet as possible ahead of time. It is available at www.fafsa.ed.gov/fotw1112/help/ffdef44.htm. Click on “The 2011-2012 School Year” (July 1, 2011 – June 30, 2012.)

Students attending this workshop should have:

  • Social Security number
  • Driver’s license or photo ID
  • W-2 or a pay stub
  • 2010 tax return
  • FAFSA PIN (Staff will help students without one sign up for one or re-set theirs.)

For more information, go to www.fafsa.ed.gov/fotw1112/help/before003.htm

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Show off your dance moves at Aug. 31 audition

Show off your dance moves at Aug. 31 audition

So you think you can dance? Show the judges.

An audition for Pima Community College’s DNC 269 class, Dance Performance/Production, will be held Wednesday, Aug. 31, from 3:10 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the West Campus dance studio, AG-059.

Pima dance instructors will be the judges for the audition. They are looking for technically advanced dancers and passionate young artists.

The DNC 269 class meets Monday/Wednesday/Friday from 3:10 to 5 p.m., and performs at the University of Arizona. The class also participates in workshops, field trips and other performance opportunities. The instructor is Aurora
Goncalves-Shaner.

For further information, call 206-4500.

Dance partners Daniel Burgeno and Astrid Verdugo perform in 2010. Photo by Ed Flores

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ONLINE EXTRA: 2011 Football schedule

ONLINE EXTRA: 2011 Football schedule

Photo by ED ADAMS

Home Field: Kino Stadium, 2500 E. Ajo Way
Game Admission: $7 General $5 Students

Saturday August 27 Instituto Tecnológico de Sonora (@ Douglas HS-Douglas, Ariz.): W 59-0
Saturday September 3 @ Glendale CC 7 p.m.
Saturday September 10 SCOTTSDALE CC 7 p.m.
Saturday September 17 *SNOW COLLEGE 7 p.m.

Saturday Sept. 24 @ *Phoenix College 7 p.m.
Saturday October 1 @ *Arizona Western College 7 p.m.
Saturday October 8 *EASTERN ARIZONA COLLEGE (@ TUCSON HS) 7 p.m.
Saturday October 15 @ *Scottsdale CC 7 p.m.
Saturday October 29 *MESA CC 1:30 p.m.
Saturday November 5 @ *New Mexico Military Institute 1 p.m.
Saturday November 12 *GLENDALE CC 1:30 p.m.

Zander McKean

*Western States Football League Game
Home games in BOLD

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ONLINE EXTRA: 2011 Women’s Soccer schedule

ONLINE EXTRA: 2011 Women’s Soccer schedule

Photo by ED ADAMS

Home Field: West Campus
Game Admission: Free for regular season games

Thursday August 25 @ *Chandler-Gilbert CC :W 1-0 OT
Saturday August 27 @ *Mesa CC :W 1-0
Tuesday August 30 @ *Paradise Valley CC 1 p.m.
Saturday September 3 @ *Cochise College 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday September 6 @ *South Mountain CC 1 p.m.
Tuesday September 13 @ *GateWay CC 4:30 p.m.
Saturday September 17 *SCOTTSDALE CC noon
Thursday September 22 @ *Glendale CC 1 p.m.
Saturday September 24 *PHOENIX COLLEGE noon
Tuesday September 27 *CHANDLER-GILBERT CC 1 p.m.
Thursday September 29 *MESA CC 1 p.m.
Saturday October 1 *PARADISE VALLEY CC noon
Tuesday October 4 *COCHISE COLLEGE 1 p.m.
Thursday October 6 *SOUTH MOUNTAIN CC 1 p.m.
Tuesday October 11 *GATEWAY CC 1 p.m.

Saturday October 15 @ *Scottsdale CC 10 a.m.
Tuesday October 18 @ *Phoenix College 4:30 p.m.
Thursday October 20 *GLENDALE CC 1 p.m.
Tuesday October 25 NJCAA Region I Quarter-Finals (@ Higher Seed) TBA
Thursday October 27 NJCAA Region I Semi-Finals (@ Higher Seed) TBA
Saturday October 29 NJCAA Region I Finals (@ Higher Seed) TBA
Nov. NJCAA District A Playoff TBA
Nov. NJCAA National Championship TBA

*ACCAC game
Home games in BOLD

Sarah Hansen

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ONLINE EXTRA: 2011 Men's Soccer schedule

ONLINE EXTRA: 2011 Men’s Soccer schedule

Photo by ED ADAMS

Home Field: West Campus
Game Admission: Free for regular season games

Thursday August 25 @ *Chandler-Gilbert CC : W 2-1
Saturday August 27 @ *Mesa CC 7 p.m.
Tuesday August 30 @ *Paradise Valley CC 3:30 p.m.
Saturday September 3 @ *Yavapai College 6 p.m.
Tuesday September 6 @ *South Mountain CC 3:30 p.m.
Friday September 9 @ *Arizona Western College 6 p.m.
Friday September 13 @ *GateWay CC 7 p.m.
Saturday September 17 *SCOTTSDALE CC 2:30 p.m.
Thursday September 22 @ *Glendale CC 3:30 p.m.
Saturday September 24 *PHOENIX COLLEGE 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday September 27 *CHANDLER-GILBERT CC 3:30 p.m.
Thursday September 29 *MESA CC 3:30 p.m.
Saturday October 1 *PARADISE VALLEY CC 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday October 4 *YAVAPAI COLLEGE 3:30 p.m.
Thursday October 6 *SOUTH MOUNTAIN CC 3:30 p.m.
Saturday October 8 *ARIZONA WESTERN COLLEGE 2 p.m.
Tuesday October 11 *GATEWAY CC 3:30 p.m.

Saturday October 15 @ *Scottsdale CC 12:30 p.m.
Tuesday October 18 @ *Phoenix College 7 p.m.
Thursday Oct. 20 *GLENDALE CC 3:30 p.m.
Monday October 24 NJCAA Region I Quarter-Finals (@ Higher Seed) TBA
Wednesday October 26 NJCAA Region I Semi-Finals (@ Higher Seed) TBA
Saturday October 29 NJCAA Region I Finals (@ Higher Seed) TBA
November NJCAA District A Playoff TBA
November NJCAA National Championship TBA

*ACCAC game
Home games in BOLD

Yaya Kane

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ONLINE EXTRA: 2011 Volleyball schedule

ONLINE EXTRA: 2011 Volleyball schedule

Photo by ED ADAMS

Home Court: West Campus Gym
Admission: Free for regular season matches

Saturday August 13 Preseason Tournament (Scrimmage) Scottsdale All Day
Monday August 22 AZ Christian University (Scrimmage) Phoenix 3 p.m.
Friday August 26 *ARIZONA WESTERN COLLEGE : L 3-1
Wednesday August 31 *SCOTTSDALE CC : L 3-0
Friday September 2 ALUMNI – DIG PINK MATCH 7 p.m.
Wednesday September 7 *GLENDALE CC 7 p.m.

Friday September 9 Scottsdale Classic Tournament (Scottsdale) TBA
Saturday September 10 Scottsdale Classic Tournament (Scottsdale) TBA
Wednesday September 14 @ *Phoenix College 7 p.m.
Friday September 16 @ *Mesa CC 7 p.m.
Tuesday September 20 *SOUTH MOUNTAIN CC 7 p.m.
Wednesday September 21 *CHANDLER-GILBERT CC 7 p.m.

Friday September 23 @ Cuyamaca College 7 p.m.
Saturday September 24 San Diego City College Tournament (San Diego) TBA
Wednesday September 28 @ *Yavapai College 7 p.m.
Friday September 30 @ *Scottsdale CC 7 p.m.
Friday October 7 *PHOENIX COLLEGE 7 p.m.
Wednesday October 12 @ *Glendale CC 7 p.m.
Friday October 14 *CENTRAL ARIZONA COLLEGE 7 p.m.
Wednesday October 19 @ *Eastern Arizona College 7 p.m.
Friday October 21 @ *Chandler-Gilbert CC 7 p.m.
Wednesday October 26 *MESA CC 7 p.m.
Thursday November 3-Saturday November 5 NJCAA Region I, Div. II Playoffs (@ No. 1 Seed) TBA
Thursday November 17-Saturday November 19 NJCAA Div. II National Championships (Wisconsin Dells, Wisc.) TBA

*ACCAC match
Home matches in BOLD

Amanda Daly and Shannon McCullough

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ONLINE EXTRA: 2011 Cross Country schedule

ONLINE EXTRA: 2011 Cross Country schedule

Photo by ED ADAMS

Saturday September 3 George Kyte Invitational (Buffalo Park-Flagstaff, Ariz.) W 12:30 p.m. M 1:15 p.m.
Saturday September 10 Artichoke Invitational (Scottsdale CC) 7 a.m.
Friday September 16 Dave Murray Invitational (University of Arizona) 4 p.m.
Friday September 30 ACCAC Championship (Villago Park-Casa Grande, Ariz.) W 9 a.m. M 9:45 a.m.
Saturday October 8 Grand Canyon Univ. Invitational (Evelyn Hallman Park-Tempe, Ariz.) 5 p.m.
Friday October 14 Mt. SAC Invitational (Mt. SAC CC-Walnut, Calif.) 11 a.m.
Friday October 21 Mesa Thunderbird Classic (Mesa CC) 9 a.m.
Tuesday November 1 NJCAA Region I Championships (Kiwanis Park-Tempe, Ariz.) W 10 a.m. M 10:45 a.m.
Sunday November 13 NJCAA National Championships (New Mexico Junior College-Hobbs, N.M.) TBA

Tucson meets in BOLD

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