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Society of Professional Journalists national finalist: 

all-around best two-year college newspaper/

College Media Association national finalist:

two-year college newspaper of the year


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


Spring 2015 publication schedule:

Issue 1: Thursday, Jan. 29

Issue 2: Thursday, Feb. 12

Issue 3: Wednesday, Feb. 25 (Early publication due to rodeo holiday)

Issue 4: Thursday, March 12

Issue 5: Thursday, March 26

Issue 6: Thursday, April 9

Issue 7: Thursday, April 23

Issue 8: Thursday, May 7



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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 Signature Offset in Tempe. Circulation is 5,000.

Unless otherwise noted, all articles, photographs and graphics 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.



Co-Editors in Chief: Nick Meyers and Jamie Verwys

Special Projects: Andrew Paxton

News Editor: Danyelle Khmara

Opinion/Insight Editor: Tanisha Knutzen

Arts & Entertainment Editor: Katie Stewart Vacio

Sports Editor: Caleb Foster

Photo/Mulitmedia Editor: Alex Fruechtenicht

Social Media Editor: B.M. Bailer


Senior Reporters:

Shana Rose

Will Willcoxson



Alfred Dicochea III

Pablo Espinosa

Kit B. Fassler

Mickey Lamb

Emery Nicoletti

Alyssa Ramer

Deanna Sherman



Adrianna Barrientez

Rudrani Chatterjee

Zack Ledesma

Jamie Maese

Sierra J. Russell


Chief Copy Editor:

Michael Anderson

Copy Editors:

Chris Bell-Tillman

Talitha Gericke

Arsenio Luna

Lisa Zimmer


Faculty Adviser: Cynthia Lancaster

Assistant: Larry Gaurano

Advertising Manager: Anthony French