Arts & Entertainment

Black History Month: Recognizing Two Women who Told Me Their Story

February 28, 2021

By Alexandria Austin This month is a time to look beyond our history books to recognize African Americans who have made a difference in the world. I chose to look at our world, the United States, and as a woman, I chose my world. Two of countless stories here are of and from Margot Lee […]

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Seven Films to Celebrate Black History Month

February 24, 2021

By Lanissa Patterson It’s Black History Month: the time when we celebrate Black stories, Black culture, and honor the journey of the Black American. This journey is foretold in many ways, including through cinematics. Here is a list of movies to watch this Black History Month while we continue to remain indoors. 1. Black Dynamite […]

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Album review: Chris Stapleton – Starting Over

December 9, 2020

By Dalton Grijalva 2020 has been a year of trials and tribulations, but throughout the terrible year there’s been small glimpses of greatness. Enter the beautiful baritone voice of Chris Stapleton. “Starting Over” is the fourth studio album released by Stapleton, the multi award winning face of country music. The cover art may be simple […]

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Pima Theater Presents: A 1940’s Radio Christmas Carol

December 4, 2020

By Lanissa Patterson On Friday Dec 4, at 7 p.m., Pima Community College Theatre presents a streamed production of “A 1940s Radio Christmas Carol.” The radio event is a fundraiser to assist incoming theater students with tuition. In order to gain access to the radio performance, a $10 minimum donation is required.  Donations will be […]

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Sculpture on campus 2020

November 13, 2020

By Noor Haghighi Since 2004, Pima Community College has given local artists the opportunity to enrich the PCC environment with their contemporary outdoor sculptures. This year, the opening ceremony was taken to the virtual world with a live stream via YouTube on Friday, October 30.  PCC Dean of the Arts, Steven Higginbothom, opened with the […]

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Review: Cobra Kai kicks to Netflix

November 11, 2020

By Dalton Grijalva Cobra Kai is the sequel to the Karate Kid movies set thirty years in the future featuring the original actors, as well as some fresh new faces. The show was originally released as a Youtube Red as an exclusive in 2018. Just like its main character Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka), it finds […]

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Four horror flicks for an indoor Halloween

October 30, 2020

By Nate Martinez It’s that time of year again: cooler air and pumpkin spice flavored everything signals the coming of fall and all the aesthetics that come with it. Yellow leaves litter the sidewalks, there’s a slightly darker tinge to the sky and that certain smell of the autumn afternoons all seem to make us […]

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Peanut Butter & Jazz Podcast #1: interview and announcements

October 24, 2020

The first episode of the Peanut Butter & Jazz Podcast, created by Pima students Max Luevanos and Juan Lizarraga, is out now on Youtube. This week’s guest is Elizabeth “Frankie” Rollins, an author, professor, Pima honor’s coordinator, and faculty advisor to SandScript, the annual student-run art and literary magazine of Pima College. Click here to […]

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Local artist participates in national painting project

October 23, 2020

By Joe Giddens Posted with permission from Tucson Weekly. Original story can be found at: As the drums ring out the Chinese New Year in a Singapore market, two young women wearing face masks watch the celebration. It’s a scene characteristic of local artist Jacqueline Chanda’s work, which often allows the viewer to construct their […]

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Q&A with ‘Vote Here’ filmmaker Steve Waxman

October 5, 2020

By Joe Giddens This Q&A was originally made for a Tucson Weekly Story available here: Filmmaker Steve Waxman has released his new documentary, “Vote Here”, to inspire voter turnout this year and provide some historical insights into political movements wanting to engage the youth vote. What was the inspiration for this project?  I just […]

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