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Aztec Press

News email:

Newsroom phone: (520) 206-6800

Fax: (520) 206-6834

Advertising email:

Advertising phone: (520) 206-6901

Mailing address: Aztec Press, Pima Community College, 2202 W. Anklam Road, Tucson, AZ 85709-0210



Aztec Press Spring 2016 publication schedule

Issue 1: Thursday, Jan. 28

Issue 2: Thursday, Feb. 11

Issue 3: Wednesday, Feb. 24

Issue 4: Thursday, March 10

Issue 5: Thursday, March 24

Issue 6: Thursday, April 7

Issue 7: Thursday, April 21

Issue 8: Thursday, May. 5






Since 1970, a student-operated newspaper has served as a public forum for Pima Community College students and employees.

The Aztec Press is printed biweekly, eight times a semester, by Valley Newspapers in Phoenix, Ariz. Circulation is 5,000.

Unless otherwise noted, all articles, photographs, graphics and other content are the exclusive property of Aztec Press and may be reprinted only with the express written consent of the editor. The entire contents of Aztec Press are copyright 2016.


Spring 2016 STAFF

Editor in Chief: Jamie Verwys

Production Manager: Nick Meyers

News Editor: Micheal Romero

Opinion/Insight: Audrie Ford

Arts & Entertainment: Alyssa Ramer

Sports: Steven Fowler


Senior Reporters:

Travis Braasch

David Pujol

Bryan Orozco



S. Paul Bryan

Melina Cesillas

Eddie Celaya

Andres Chavira

Moe Irish

Katta Mapes

Jason Weir

D.R. Williams


Copy Editors:

B.M Bailer

Christina Billhartz

Anthony Foggiano

Katie Perez

Katelyn Roberts



Casey Muse Jr.

Mickey Lamb


Writing Coaches:

Shahrazad Encinias

Ann Tousley



Faculty Adviser: Cynthia Lancaster

Assistant: Larry Gaurano

Advertising Manager: Andrew Paxton



Society of Professional Journalists national finalist: 

all-around best two-year college newspaper


College Media Association national runner-up:

two-year, less-than-weekly, college newspaper of the year


Arizona Newspaper Association finalist:

best use of photography, excellence in reporting, community service/journalistic achievement, best website