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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 Fall 2015 publication schedule

Issue 1: Thursday, Sept. 3

Issue 2: Thursday, Sept. 17

Issue 3: Thursday, Oct. 1

Issue 4: Thursday, Oct. 15

Issue 5: Thursday, Oct. 29

Issue 6: Thursday, Nov 12

Issue 7: Wednesday, Nov. 25 (early production due to Thanksgiving)

Issue 8: Thursday, Dec. 9






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 2015.


Fall 2015 STAFF

Co-Editors in Chief: Nick Meyers and Jamie Verwys

News Editor: Danyelle Khmara

Opinion/Insight/Arts & entertainment Editor: S.J. Barajas

Sports Editor: Deanna Sherman

Photo/Mulitmedia Editor: Alex Fruechtenicht


Senior Reporters:

Kit B. Fassler

Mickey Lamb

Alyssa Ramer




Travis Braasch

Audrie Ford

Steven Fowler

Jessica Gonzales

Nate Kezer

Bryan Orozco

David Pujol

Michael Romero

Anna Stiltner

Valerie Turcios



Beto Hoyos

Sierra J. Russell


Copy Editors:

Chris Bell-Tillman

Katie Cooper


Faculty Adviser: Shahrazad Encinias

Assistant: Larry Gaurano

Business 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