Year: 2013

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It’s time to legalize marijuana

October 14, 2013

    By BETO HOYOS   It’s no surprise that marijuana has earned high praise in recent years as a go-to medicine and popular recreational substance.   A new Gallup poll said 58 percent of Americans favor legalizing marijuana. Support has increased by eight percentage points since 2011.   If marijuana was harmful, why would […]

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TOP 10 Military history books

October 14, 2013

By MICHAEL ANDERSON   Military history is a diverse topic, about which many books have been written. Any attempt to compile a comprehensive top 10 list is pointless. Instead, here are 10 books I’ve found to be entertaining, important or both.   “The Greatest Raid of All” – By C.E. Lucas Phillips This is the […]

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Financial aid changes catch some unaware

September 5, 2013

By ANDREW PAXTON  and COLE POTWARDOWSKI   Each year, Pima Community College students like April May Ramey use financial aid to pay for tuition, books and other expenses, but many are unaware of the annual fiscal changes that take place every July 1.   Ramey is entering her final semester at Pima. She is currently […]

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PCC adds text message emergency alerts

September 5, 2013

By SHAQ DAVIS   Pima Community College implemented a new emergency notification system on Aug. 26, part of an ongoing effort to improve security and safety.   The PCCAlert system allows students, parents, employees and members of the community to receive up-to-date text messages about violence, hazards and major disruptions on Pima campuses.   “The […]

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