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Northwest Campus hosting Cram Jam Northwest Campus will hold its annual Cram Jam on May 8-9 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in the Student Life Center. NWC Student Life partners with the Tutoring Center each year to create a communal finals-studying environment. Students have the option to join a study group, or meet one-on-one with a […]

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 […]

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 […]

PIMA BRIEFS

PIMA BRIEFS

Rape defense training begins March 27 The Pima Community College Police Department will offer Rape Aggression Defense training at Desert Vista Campus on March 27, April 3 and April 10. PCC police offer the self-defense class to females as a way to help them recognize and avoid dangerous situations. The class is open to PCC […]

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 […]

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 […]

PIMA NEWS

PIMA NEWS

East Campus to host Capoeira demonstration Movement Culture studio will visit Pima Community College’s East Campus on Feb. 6 to present the history and culture surrounding the Brazilian dance-martial art of Capoeira. Demonstrations of the Malandragen style will take place in the courtyard from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. For more information, call the Student Life Center […]

PIMA NEWS

PIMA NEWS

Northwest Campus hosts ‘ugly sweater’ party All Pima Community College students are invited to attend an ugly sweater party at Northwest Campus on Dec. 8 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Student Life Center. The party will honor students and staff who have been a part of Student Life this semester. For more information, call […]

PIMA NEWS

PIMA NEWS

  Vet program dogs, cats available for adoption Pima Community College’s veterinary technician program will have healthy and family-friendly dogs and cats available for adoption at the end of November and beginning of December. Descriptions of available pets can be found at https://pima.edu/faculty-staff/pimanews/docs-2016/201610-27-veterinary-adoptions.pdf. Those interested in adopting may contact Joyce Allinger at 206-7877 to schedule […]

PIMA NEWS

PIMA NEWS

Downtown Campus to host voter registration drives Mi Familia Vota, a group that seeks to mobilize Latino voters, will hold a series of voter registration drives at Downtown Campus in the atrium of Room CC-115. Registrations will be Sept. 29, Oct. 4, Oct. 5 and Oct. 10 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, contact […]

PCC hosting April 22 reception to announce Frida Kahlo exhibit

PCC hosting April 22 reception to announce Frida Kahlo exhibit

By ANDRES CHAVIRA Tucson Botanical Gardens and Pima Community College are partnering to bring a blockbuster Frida Kahlo art exhibit to Tucson. The exhibit will open Oct.10 and run until May 31, 2017. “FRIDA KAHLO: Art, Garden, Life” was created by the New York Botanical Gardens. It replicates the rooms of Kahlo’s famous “La Casa […]

Pima News

Pima News

Desert Vista screening ‘My Depression’ documentary Desert Vista Campus will screen the HBO documentary “My Depression (The Up and Down and Up Of It)” on April 25 beginning at 4 p.m. in the community room F-123. A panel of professionals will answer questions about depression following the screening. Student Life will provide free pizza and […]

Broadway set designer will kick off Frida Kahlo exhibit

Broadway set designer will kick off Frida Kahlo exhibit

By OSCAR CHAVIRA Tucson Botanical Gardens and Pima Community College are partnering to bring a blockbuster Frida Kahlo art exhibit to Tucson. The exhibit, created by the New York Botanical Gardens, replicates the rooms of her famous “La Casa Azul” home and gardens in Mexico City. The Tucson exhibit will open Oct.10 and run until May 31, […]

East Campus plans April 20 Career Fair

East Campus plans April 20 Career Fair

A career fair at the East Campus will spotlight five programs on April 20 from 9 a.m.-noon. The fair, hosted by Career Services and Student Life, will highlight: • Administration of justice studies • Emergency medical technology • Logistics and supply chain management • Pharmacy technology • Veterinary technology Students attending can network with employers […]

Desert Vista hosts Career Café

Desert Vista hosts Career Café

By MELINA CASILLAS Pima Community College’s Desert Vista Campus hosts a Career Café on the second Wednesday of selected months, with each featuring a different “special brew” open to all PCC students. The semester’s final event will be April 13 from noon-2 p.m. in the Desert Vista cafeteria. Its special brew will focus on being […]