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BEST BETS

BEST BETS

By VANESA BARNETT All of our best bets will be held around Thanksgiving and are family friendly. Dia de las Luchas with Mission Creeps  Experience a night of luchador wrestling and Latin music featuring special musical guest star Mission Creeps. The event will take place Nov. 18 at the Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. […]

No 'I' in AGEC 

No ‘I’ in AGEC 

By VANESA BARNETT Pima Community College plans to make changes to its AGEC requirements. The General Education Committee decided to update the Intensive Writing and Critical Inquiry Requirements for “I” courses at PCC. AGEC stands for Arizona General Education Curriculum. It is a list of classes used to achieve university general education requirements. “PCC was […]

PCCEA and administration at odds over Meet and Confer

PCCEA and administration at odds over Meet and Confer

By BRIANNA HERNANDEZ Throughout October, the Pima Community College Education Association and the college’s administration have been embroiled in a battle over the administration’s newly revised Board Policy 1.25. BP 1.25 covers Meet and Confer with employee representative groups. Meet and Confer is the yearly negotiation process between the faculty representing PCCEA and the college’s […]

Horoscope

Horoscope

By Vanesa Barnett

Documenting DACA

Documenting DACA

PCC instructor plans student-based project By VANESA BARNETT  The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program has been under a lot these last couple of years. Now more than ever, President Donald Trump wants to take the program away for good. Many people have been fighting and standing up for what they believe in to keep […]

PCC moves the bar on inmate education

PCC moves the bar on inmate education

By VANESA BARNETT Pima Community College has an ongoing agreement with the Federal Prison effective on Oct. 1, that is renewed every four years. “PCC has taught classes at the FCC since the mid-1990s under a contract with the Bureau of Prisons that is renewed every four years.  It is an all-male prison,” Tony Offret, […]

PCC moves the bar on inmate education

PCC moves the bar on inmate education

By VANESA BARNETT    Pima Community College has an ongoing agreement with the Federal Prison effective on Oct. 1, that is renewed every four years. “PCC has taught classes at the FCC since the mid-1990s under a contract with the Bureau of Prisons that is renewed every four years.  It is an all-male prison,” Tony […]