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Compiled by Paloma Mello and Andrew Paxton

‘FIRST GENERATION’ DOCUMENTARY SCREENS APRIL 25

West Campus Student Life will host a free screening of the film “First Generation” on April 25 from 6-8 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Proscenium Theater.

A resource fair will be held from 5-6 p.m.

“First Generation” is a feature documentary that tells the story of four high-achieving, low-income high school students as they strive to be first in their families to go to college.

Check out the trailer at here.

For details, call 206-6986.

FOUNDATION PLANS SCHOLARSHIP RECOGNITION FIESTA

The Pima Community College Foundation will hold its annual Scholarship Recognition Fiesta on April 25 from 5-6 p.m. at Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites Catalina Ballroom, 5151 E. Grant Road.

The event will offer music, food, a live and silent auction, and a raffle. It’s free and open to the public.

The fiesta will celebrate scholarship recipients, honor major donors and raise scholarship funds.

Last year, the PCC Foundation awarded more than $240,000 in scholarships to 450-plus PCC students. More than 950 students applied for assistance.

For more information or to reserve a seat, call 206-4646 or email foundation@pima.edu.

To learn more about the PCC Foundation visit here.

HONORS BANQUET TO CELEBRATE STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

The Pima Community College honors program will host its first-ever banquet to recognize outstanding members with awards and other festivities.

All members are encouraged to attend the free event, which takes place May 2 at Downtown Campus in the Amethyst Room from 7-9 p.m. Light snacks and desserts will be provided.

Selected members will receive awards recognizing service and leadership, and the Honors Club Book Scholarship will be presented.

Members will also present exhibits highlighting academic or service projects that they have completed over the past year.

Friends and family are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Students involved with the Honors Club or Honors program who are interested in attending should RSVP to Christina Sabori at mcsabori@pima.edu.

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