Day: November 24, 2015

THE WORD: What are you most ungrateful for this semester?

November 24, 2015

Tabby McCarty Major: Undecided Luke Smith Major: Business   Isabella Lopez Major: Dental Assistant Education Bakarie Wilks Major: Veterinary Science Quinn Hoenig Major: Hydrology  

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Calendar

November 24, 2015

TUCSON EVENTS Nov. 28: 22nd Waila Festival, OldTucson,201S.KinneyRd.,6-10p.m.$10. Details:oldtucson.com. Nov. 28-29: Pixar in Concert, TucsonMusicHall,260S.ChurchAve.,Saturday4p.m.,Sunday2p.m.$15-$90. Details: tucsonsymphony.org. Nov. 28-29: Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair, Reid Park, 900 S. Randolph Way, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Details: tucsonaz.gov/parks. Dec. 4: Inside Track Presents: “Where’s the Money? How to Fiance an Independent Film,” CenterforCreativePhotography,UniversityofArizona,4-5:30p.m.Free,firstcome,firstserve. Details: insidetracktucson.com. Dec.4-6: Luminara […]

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PCC student says seek opportunities

November 24, 2015

by TRAVIS BRAASCH For some it may seem like there’s a shortage of students getting involved at Pima Community College. Their common excuse is, “I want to be involved but there’s nothing going on.” It may be a surprise to some, but there are many opportunities at PCC to be more active. You just need […]

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Aztecs finish top 10 at nationals

November 24, 2015

by MICKEY LAMB In college sports, the character of a team is showcased not by how a team manages its successes but through its resolve as it struggles with disappointment. The 2014 season saw the women’s cross country team falling below the top ten positions for the first time in almost a decade.  Head coach […]

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Veliz receives Coach of the Year

November 24, 2015

by DEANNA SHERMAN  The Pima Community College women’s soccer team (20-2-2) ended their season short of the NJCAA Division I National Title, falling against the No. 1 ranked Eastern Florida State College 4-1 on Wednesday, Nov. 18. Eastern Florida took control of the game early, putting the Aztecs down 2-0 at the half. The scoring […]

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PCC shines new light on energy usage

November 24, 2015

by JAMIE VERWYS Pima Community College is joining the ranks of the growing number of organizations adding a solar energy component. The college has just begun construction of a set of solar panels in a parking lot at Downtown Campus. Photovoltaic solar panels will also be installed at West Campus, Community Campus and the Maintenance […]

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Aztecs make soccer program history

November 24, 2015

The Pima Community College men’s soccer team (21-4-2) ended an incredible season in dramatic fashion losing in overtime to Louisburg College during the semifinals of the NJCAA Division I National Tournament. Although the National Title was just out of reach for the Aztecs, third in the nation in the NJCAA is something to be proud […]

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Athletic Voice: Griffey Jr. makes case for the Hall

November 24, 2015

by STEVEN FOWLER Major League Baseball plans to announce the players who will be elected into the Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y, on January 6, 2016. The Baseball Writers’ Association of America (BBWAA) is conducting research on who should be elected to the Hall of Fame. Suspected steroid user and Home Run King Barry […]

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Paris, Syria and social media: Taking a closer look

November 24, 2015

by S. J. BARAJAS The world appears to be in shambles. Terror attacks all over the globe have left news outlets and people on social media scrambling to find answers and a direction to point a finger of blame. Some of the ill-informed public has shown an outpouring of support for action to be taken […]

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A flurry of winter wonderful opportunities: Inside PCC’s music program

November 24, 2015

by ALYSSA RAMER and KIT B. FASSLER Pima Community College’s music program offers opportunities for talented students to develop their skills in music. According to PCC’s website, the music program encompasses the music history, industry and music theory of the modern and classic eras. Independent studies are offered for voice, piano, guitar and other musical […]

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Top 10: Revengence with cheese

November 24, 2015

by ALEX FRUECHTENICHT Last semester we published an article about the top 10 drive-thru fast food burgers. Shortly thereafter, both readers and staff took issue with the results of the top 10, featuring Burger King at the number one spot. So we decided to go out and conduct the test again, going to different burger […]

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Men’s team falls against Phoenix

November 24, 2015

by STEVEN FOWLER The Pima Community College men’s basketball team (4-1, 1-1 in ACCAC) fell short on Saturday at the West Campus. The Aztecs suffered their first loss of the season against No. 2 ranked Phoenix College 88-85 on Nov. 21. Down 43-36 at halftime, the Aztecs rallied to take a 65-64 lead with six […]

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Women’s squad starts 2-0 in conference

November 24, 2015

by DEANNA SHERMAN The Pima Community College women’s basketball team (4-1, 2-0 in ACCAC) took down the defending region champs at West Campus on Nov. 22. In a 61-46 victory over Phoenix College, the Aztecs avenged their nail-biting 53-55 loss from last years Region I, Division II semifinals. It seemed as though the game might […]

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Art Review: ‘Cellular’ emerges from the shadows

November 24, 2015

by KATIE COOPER Three visions are on display in this two-person show at the Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery at West Campus. The show features Mark Pomilio and Susan Beiner, both internationally known artists who teach at Arizona State University in Tempe. This is curating like it oughta be. Beiner’s glistening ceramic plant forms seem to […]

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Horoscope

November 24, 2015

by DAVID PUJOL Aries (March 21-April 19) This month is time for you to be patient.  Waters are calm and you need to allow yourself some time to relax and let things be. It’s all up to you on how this month treats you.  So put out kindness and strength this month and you will […]

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