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Pima Briefs

Pima Briefs

Feeling stressed? Try therapeutic petting zoo East Campus Student Life will help students deal with end-of-semester stress by providing furry friends to play with. Stop by the Therapeutic Petting Zoo on April 26 from 10 a.m.-noon in the East Campus courtyard. For details, call Student Life at 206-7616. -By Dale Villeburn Old Coyote   East […]

AZTEC CALENDAR: April 20 - May 3

AZTEC CALENDAR: April 20 – May 3

CAMPUS EVENTS April 20-30: “Three Sisters,” West Campus Center for the Arts Proscenium Theatre. Thursday-Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets: $18 with discounts available. Box office: 206-6986. April 25: PCC Jazz Ensemble, West Campus Center for the Arts, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $6, with discounts available. Box office: 206-6986. April 25: I3 Film […]

Arts Briefs

Arts Briefs

Piano recital features American pop Pima Community College music instructor Alexander Cardieri will perform in a piano recital on Sunday, April 9, at 3 p.m. in the West Campus Center for the Arts Recital Hall. The program includes standards from the American Popular Music Repository, including compositions by Marvin Hamlisch. There will also be choices […]

PIMA BRIEFS

PIMA BRIEFS

‘RISE UP’ seeks to empower women Forty Pima Community College students can attend a free women’s empowerment conference on April 8 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in the West Campus community room, JG-05. Lunch will be provided. “RISE UP” embraces themes of radiate, innovate, service, empowerment, unify and purpose. Guest speakers and sessions will help participants […]

FROM THE EDITOR(S): Friendship begins in newsroom

FROM THE EDITOR(S): Friendship begins in newsroom

By KATELYN ROBERTS and ASHLEY MUÑOZ Roberts: Maybe you’re just starting with the Press. Maybe you’ve followed Pima Community College’s student newspaper since its inception in 1970. No matter when you picked up your first issue, my co-editor and I would like to thank you. Ashley Muñoz and I are the photo editors for this very newspaper you cradle in your hands, […]

GOLF: Hong swings in first

GOLF: Hong swings in first

By DAVID W. SKINNER As the post-season approaches, the Pima Community College men’s golf team will host a home invitational on April 9-10 at the Silverbell Golf Course. Meanwhile, the PCC’s women’s golf team will pack their bags for a two-day event at Paradise Valley. MEN’S TEAM The Pima Community College men’s golf team placed fifth at the South Mountain Invitational as freshman Derek Lozier […]

GOLF: PCC improves tournament play

GOLF: PCC improves tournament play

By DAVID W. SKINNER The Pima Community College women’s golf team locked up two second place finishes at the Chandler- Gilbert Invitation and South Mountain Invitational. The men’s team finished fifth at the Estrella Mountain Invitational in Feb., nine strokes behind fourth place. March 7-8: Estrella Mountain Invitational. PCC 584 Freshman Cooper Cordova carried the […]

GOLF: Men’s team seeks improvement, women’s team stays consistent

GOLF: Men’s team seeks improvement, women’s team stays consistent

By DAVID W. SKINNER Both teams are keeping pace after the Pima Community College men’s golf team placed sixth in the Mesa Community College invitational on Feb. 6 and the women’s team placed second. The women’s team took second place for the second time in a row while the men’s team improved to place fourth […]

Pima Briefs

Pima Briefs

Student veterans plan March 23 fundraiser Pima Community College’s Student Veteran Organization will hold a hotdog fundraiser on March 23 from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Downtown Campus Free Speech area. A hotdog, chips and drink costs $5. Proceeds provide funding for student veterans to attend conferences that help them reach full potential in civilian […]

Aztec Calendar: March 2-22

Aztec Calendar: March 2-22

CAMPUS EVENTS March 5: Michael Lich guitar concert, 3 p.m., West Campus Center for the Arts Recital Hall. $8, with discounts available. Box office: 206-6986. March 6: Spring Break Safety Fair, Northwest Campus Student Life Center, D-201, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Student Life will bring together multiple organizations to share tips for a safe Spring Break. […]

GOLF: Hong ties for first

GOLF: Hong ties for first

By DAVID W. SKINNER The Pima Community College golf teams took a swing in two opening invitational’s held in Mesa and Scottsdale. Feb. 5-6: Mesa Invitational The women’s team finished in second overall, with Desiree Hong tieing for first in. The men’s team finished 10 strokes behind and placed sixth overall. Feb. 13-14: Scottsdale Invitational […]

Education by the numbers

Education by the numbers

Compiled by Dale Villeburn Old Coyote   $4.80 * Amount of return in future income for every $1 spent on community college education.   $35,580 ** Median annual earnings for jobs requiring a high school diploma.   $58,240 ** Median annual earnings for jobs requiring an associate degree. $68,190 ** Median annual earnings for jobs […]

PIMA BRIEFS

PIMA BRIEFS

Afrikana performance set for Feb. 21 The Barbea Williams Performing Company will perform Feb. 21 at the East Campus center courtyard from 11-11:45 a.m. as part of Black History Month activities. The “Brotha Sistah H.O.O.D. – Honoring Our Own Darkness” performance will include an arts in education component and audience participation. For more information, call […]

AZTEC CALENDAR: Feb. 16-March 1

AZTEC CALENDAR: Feb. 16-March 1

CAMPUS EVENTS Feb. 16, 21: Black History Month: Movie Series, West Campus Student Life Center, A-G20, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. “The Color Purple,” “Selma,” “Glory,” “13th” and “Barry,” light snacks provided. Details: 206-4500 Feb. 20: Presidents’ Day display, Northwest Campus Student Life Center, D-201, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Stop by to learn about America’s presidential history through […]

AZTEC CALENDAR: Feb. 2-15

AZTEC CALENDAR: Feb. 2-15

CAMPUS EVENTS Feb. 6: Capoeira History and Culture, East Campus courtyard, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Learn about the Brazilian Martial arts combining dance, music and movement. Free. Details: 206-4500   Feb. 7: American Red Cross Blood Drive, Northwest Campus A-207, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Both sign-ups and walk-ins will be available. Details: Student Life, 206-2121.   Feb. […]