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THE WORD: What's the nation's greatest challenge?

THE WORD: What’s the nation’s greatest challenge?

Photos and interviews by Bryan Orozco at West Campus     “I’d say the economy for sure. I think our future president has some good ideas, but I’m not sure he knows how to work them out.” Dulce Clark Major: Pre-medical   “Probably unity between the people.” Charles Perkins Major: Electrical engineering   “Financial aid. […]

THE WORD: Thoughts on Trump becoming president?

THE WORD: Thoughts on Trump becoming president?

Photos and interviews by Nicholas Trujillo at Desert Vista Campus “Either way, no one was going to be happy. People shouldn’t judge everyone else, because everyone has a different opinion.” Paul Silva Major: Mechanical engineering “It caused a lot of hate between everyone. We have to learn to connect with each other and just deal […]

THE WORD: What's your favorite Thanksgiving food?

THE WORD: What’s your favorite Thanksgiving food?

Photos and interviews by Arlaeth Ramirez at Downtown Campus   “Sweet potatoes. It’s like desert while eating dinner.” Logan Slater Major: Liberal arts   “Mashed potatoes have to be my favorite, just because of the gravy.” Jasmine Ballesteros Major: Physiology   “My mom puts good stuff in the mashed potatoes. I’m not sure what I […]

I.T. Girl: Free app provides local political info

I.T. Girl: Free app provides local political info

By KATELYN ROBERTS We’ve all seen “Feel the Bern” merchandise, “I’m with Her” T-shirts and “Make America Great Again” baseball caps decked out on babies, students, Uber drivers and your racist grandpa. Social media has also enjoyed the strongest influence ever in a presidential election. The candidates know this, and use it to their advantage. […]

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ELECTION BY THE NUMBERS

Compiled by Casey Muse Jr. 8* Date in November when the election takes place.  16* Number of Republican candidates Donald Trump defeated on his way to the GOP nomination. 19* Date in March 2000 when “The Simpsons” joked about Trump being president. 29* Number of electoral votes in the important swing state of Florida. 45* […]

'Arizona Unseen' spotlights Louis Carlos Bernal photos

‘Arizona Unseen’ spotlights Louis Carlos Bernal photos

By ROBYN ZELICKSON Pima Community College will host a photography exhibit titled “Louis Carlos Bernal: Arizona Unseen, Color Photographs 1978-1988” through Dec. 9 in the Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery. The 48 color images, which have never been seen, are from the Louis Carlos Bernal Archive, located at the University of Arizona’s Center for Creative Photography. […]

THE WORD: Do you feel involved with Desert Vista?

THE WORD: Do you feel involved with Desert Vista?

Photos and interviews by Nicholas Trujillo at Desert Vista Campus “The campus is really small and that’s what I like about it. It feels safe here. It feels like everyone here is more serious with what they want to do.” Elias Lopez Major: Welding               “I feel like I […]

THE WORD: What are your craziest summer plans?

THE WORD: What are your craziest summer plans?

Photos and interviews by D.R. Williams on East Campus                                                                                        

THE WORD: How are you helping the environment?

THE WORD: How are you helping the environment?

Photos and interviews by Andres Chavira at East Campus

THE WORD: How do you choose an instructor?

THE WORD: How do you choose an instructor?

         

THE WORD: What was your worst spring break experience?

THE WORD: What was your worst spring break experience?

Photos and interviews by S. Paul Bryan  

THE WORD: What is your ideal Valentine’s Day?

THE WORD: What is your ideal Valentine’s Day?

photos and interviews by Melina Casillas on Desert Vista Campus “Spending time with loved ones and eating a lot of junk food.” Mariah Zavala Major: Associate of Science “A beach setup at sunset with candles, a blanket.” David Fernandez Major: Business administration “Something spontaneous, as long as it’s not ‘Netflix’ and chilling.” Kelsey Ribbeck Major: […]

THE WORD: Have you ever littered and why?

THE WORD: Have you ever littered and why?

Photos and interviews by D.R Williams on West Campus   “When I was younger. I just never gave it a second thought.” Ashitari Perez  Major: Photography   “I don’t litter. I pick up trash when I go hiking if I see it. “ Charles Loy Major: Arts and Entertainment   “Never. I’ve always tried to pick […]

Top 10: Streetwear

Top 10: Streetwear

By ANDRES CHAVIRA Fall/Winter 2015 was filled with a multitude of different clothing releases ranging in price, quality and style. With the recent increase in the amount of fashion conscious youth around the world it’s only fair that we look at the most memorable clothing drops of the last season. 10. Midnight Studios Shane Gonzales, […]

Leftover Crack’s triumphant return

Leftover Crack’s triumphant return

By TRAVIS BRAASCH Leftover Crack formed in 1998 after the breakup of political punk band Choking Victim. They’ve always played a style that fuses punk, ska, and hardcore together in a way that flows to create an urgent backdrop to the radically leftist nature of the lyrics. Releasing their first full length record titled “Mediocre […]