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PIMA NEWS

PIMA NEWS

By NICHOLAS TRUJILLO PCC celebrates adjunct faculty Pima Community College will honor their adjunct faculty that have been with PCC for 10, 20 and 30 years. On Friday, Dec. 1, adjunct faculty and six guests of their choice will be able to go to the Pima Air and Space Museum for a complimentary tour, activities […]

AZTEC CALENDAR Oct. 5-18

AZTEC CALENDAR Oct. 5-18

CAMPUS EVENTS Oct. 5: University Visit: University of Arizona – 9 a.m.-11 a.m., Northwest Campus, D 201 Oct. 5, 11, 12: Military Visit: U.S. Army – 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Northwest Campus Oct. 5-27: Student Visual Art Gallery: Digital Photography, Illustration, Film, Graphic Design – 8 a.m.-5 p.m., West Campus, A 248 Oct. 6: “Say it […]

Tucson’s 18th pedestrian fatality

Tucson’s 18th pedestrian fatality

City is now up to 21 deaths involving distracted drivers and jaywalkers By STEPHEN MOORE Technically, Tucson’s 18th pedestrian fatality did not involve a pedestrian. A man and woman were waiting for a bus about 10:45 a.m. Sept. 20 on Pima Street east of Alvernon Way. A gray 2011 Nissan Titan was traveling southbound on […]

BEST BETS

BEST BETS

Compiled by CLARISSA EDWARDS “NAMASTE” Yoga Oasis provides yoga classes at any of its three locations: 245 E. Congress St., Suite 101; 2631 N. Campbell Ave.; and 7858 E. Wrightstown Road, Suite 116. Each class is held by an instructor that can help students’ study skills and personal development. Classes are held daily, cost $5 […]

Letter from the editor

Letter from the editor

New challenges and a better-quality paper By NICHOLAS TRUJILLO It’s hard to shy away from a new challenge, no matter what it is. The euphoria of overcoming an obstacle is unrivaled by just about everything. Especially when you are overcoming these obstacles with a team that shares the same vision. The Aztec Press is full […]

THE WORD: What is the one thing you  are looking forward to this semester?

THE WORD: What is the one thing you are looking forward to this semester?

Vincent Nagore, Math Right now, I’m just taking a break from all the math and science I do, I’m taking three music courses just to get happy, as long as it doesn’t get too crazy and I don’t put myself through a rigorous schedule.   Helen Nguyen, Undecided I’m really excited to get my life going. […]

Audit finds holes in PCC police report

Audit finds holes in PCC police report

Following the break-in and attempted suicide at the Pima Community College Downtown Campus, it was clear that security measures needed to be reviewed. On the early morning of July 23, a suspect broke into the PCC Downtown Campus and attempted suicide. Paramedics rushed the man to the hospital. Officials have provided no updates on his […]

PIMA BRIEFS

PIMA BRIEFS

Donuts with DPS Students can get to know the Pima Community College police of cers in a more casual setting at “Donuts with DPS,” where there will be free donuts and coffee. Questions and concerns that students may have regarding Pima police issues can be addressed at this time. • Downtown Campus: 10 a.m.-noon Sept. […]

Keep DACA, deport Mattress Firm

Keep DACA, deport Mattress Firm

It’s surprisingly comforting to be back in the newsroom at Pima Community College’s West Campus. Unlike the University of Arizona, the campus here feels like a safe haven with native desert plants, no sports bars, and not an Urban Out tters in sight. This August, I immediately reclaimed my favorite spot in the newsroom, the same […]

Best bets

Best bets

Compiled by PJ Regole BINGE WATCH “THE OFFICE” The Loft Cinema will be hosting a binge watching session of “The Office” starting at 9 p.m. Sept. 8. Five episodes of “The Office” will be played, and is open to the general public. The event will be held outside on the Highland Bowl on the University of […]

International student goes to great lengths for achievement

International student goes to great lengths for achievement

By MELINA CASILLAS Sergey Harutyunyants, 25, was born in Russia but lived most of his life in the small country of Armenia, located just north of Iran. He moved to the United States in 2014, when he was 22, to live with his father in San Francisco. Five months later, they found themselves in Tucson, […]

High school newspaper bill pulled, now in limbo

High school newspaper bill pulled, now in limbo

By NICHOLAS TRUJILLO After unanimously passing the Arizona State Senate, State Bill 1384 failed to get past the House. The bill granted student journalists better protections against school administrations. It enabled student editors, instead of advisers, to regulate the content of their newspapers. Sen. Kimberly Yee, R-District 20, introduced the bill, but House Majority Leader John […]

Counting down the days until summer

Counting down the days until summer

Grad speaker leads, inspires others

Grad speaker leads, inspires others

“What I’m passionate about is people making the most of their potential.” – Daniel McLean, graduation speaker By NICHOLAS TRUJILLO Pima Community College’s graduation speaker, the middle child of 10 children, will discuss three topics at the May 18 ceremony. Sophomore Daniel McLean is a sibling to seven brothers and two sisters, so growing up […]

GOLF: Men’s golf takes third straight NJCAA Region I Championship title

GOLF: Men’s golf takes third straight NJCAA Region I Championship title

By NICHOLAS TRUJILLO As the season winds down for the Pima Community College golf team’s, sophomore Desiree Hong captured her second ACCAC Player of the Year award. The men’s team took home their third straight Region I Division I Championship, despite having finished third or worse in all of their meets. MEN’S April 17-18: Paradise […]