Author: Angel Canez

Simi struts into second at regional

November 1, 2018

BY: ANGEL CANEZ   Five Aztec were named to all regional team. As Pima Community College men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the NJCAA Region I Championships at Freestone Park in Gilbert, AZ on Oct.29. The women’s came in place second with a score of 67 beating out Mesa, Paradise Valley, and Estrella […]

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Aztecs Return, as Pima Clinches playoff spot.

November 1, 2018

BY ANGEL CANEZ Pima Community College Volleyball team, wrapped up the regular season on a high note (14-13) putting together a string of wins before the playoffs begin next week. “Finishing the regular season with two wins at home was very exciting and very gratifying for our sophomores,” Dan Bithell Volleyball head coach said.  As […]

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Pima welcomes robotics with open ARMs

November 1, 2018

By ANGEL CANEZ Pima intends to take some big steps into the future by working on the first Center of Excellence at the Downtown Campus. Earlier this month, Pima was awarded the (Pathways for Success) Title III Grant l from the Department of Education. There are plans to open centers, centered on IT, health care, […]

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Aztecs start second half on right track

October 18, 2018

BY: ANGEL CANEZ Katherine Bruno outpaced the competition again winning her third 5K in a row. This time across state lines on Oct.12 at the Mt. SAC Community College Invitational in Walnut California, with a time of 18:13.0 seconds. Mary Siml freshmen came in fifth place with a time of 19:22.0 making that back to back […]

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Donuts fit for a king

October 18, 2018

On the outskirts of town, near Old Tucson, lies a cleverly hidden little donut shop. A donut you may say is fit for a king, Queen Donuts. It’s basically your local ma-and-pa-owned donut shop.  There’re no bells and whistles, no crazy outside decoration to flag you down. Just a yellow sign with their name that sits […]

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Bruno repeats as ACCAC champion

October 4, 2018

BY ANGEL CANEZ The Pima Community College Men’s and Women’s track teams competed in the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference, Cross Country Championships on Sept. 26 at the Glen Lake golf course in Glendale Arizona. Katherine Bruno led the way once again coming in first place in the 5K race, for the second year in […]

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Et tu Pima: Student-senate connection

October 4, 2018

By ANGEL CANEZ   When you hear the word “senate,” you probably think of the approaching midterm elections or Washington, D.C.   However, there’s another senate that exists under your nose: the Pima Community College Student Senate.   The Senate consists of 14 elected Pima students. Their goal is to act as a voice for […]

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The Word: Desert Vista

September 20, 2018

BY ANGEL CANEZ Question: Where do you like to go and get away on campus? Student Quote: The Downtown Campus. I like to hang out in what’s left of the cafeteria. Name: Francis Well Major: Welding Age: 29       Student Quote: “The Learning Center. They’ve got everything.” Name: Nicholas Lona Major: General studies […]

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Running hot: Pima cross country off to great start

September 20, 2018

By ANGEL CANEZ   Pima Community College is starting the season strong.   The women’s team picked up right where it left off. The members ended the meet with a third-place finish with a score of 90 points in the Dave Murray Invitational Sept. 14 at Randolph North Golf Course. This was the only meet […]

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Follow these leaders

September 20, 2018

By ANGEL CANEZ   From 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 28, Pima Community College will host the second annual Emerging Leaders Student Summit. Pima will host two summits this school year, with the next one taking place on Feb. 15, 2019. The Emerging Leader Summit is a free, all-day, six-session open conference, available to […]

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