Aztec Tennis teams both finish in second place

May 2, 2019

By MONTY GANTT The Pima Community College Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams took part in two matches on April 4 and 9. The men’s team split the matches, winning one and losing one, while the women took victories in both outings. The following is a recap of the aforementioned matches. Men’s Tennis: April 9 vs. […]

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Upcoming sabbaticals for Pima staff

May 2, 2019

By COSTA B. PAPPAS   Pima Community College has a way to give back to the hardworking staff through sabbaticals. A sabbatical is a paid leave granted by a university for the staff member to study as well as travel. The subjects of study range as do the locations necessary to complete them. Pima faculty […]

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An Ode to Tucson

May 2, 2019

By COSTA B. PAPPAS As my last few weeks at Pima Community College dwindle to an end, I have been reflecting on my semester living in Tucson. Every time I tell someone that I moved to Tucson from California they always gasp, having this shocked and slightly horrified look in their eyes that someone could […]

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Beaut Burger: Beaut-y and no beast

April 18, 2019

by ALEXZANDRIA MARTINEZ Beaut Burger, pronounced b-yoo-t, is taken from the Australia/New Zealand slang for “beauty.” It also should stand for “hidden gem for vegans.”  Beaut Burger is located in the Mercado San Agustin Annex, 267 S. Avenida del Convento.  The restaurant itself is an old train shipping container on the West side of the plaza […]

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Aztecs keeps the momentum going

April 18, 2019

BY ANGEL CANEZ The Pima Community College Baseball team hasn’t let its foot off the pedal in the last month.  The Aztecs’ record is 20-9-1, including a 13-5 record at home during that span. The team has won 9 of its last 13.  Phillip Sikes and Austin Bryan both won ACCAC Player (Sikes) and Pitcher […]

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Some more rap songs

April 18, 2019

Czarface & Ghostface Killah – “Czarface Meets Ghostface” (Hip-hop) Sci-fi B movie camp is the setting for a Wu-Tang reunion of Inspectah Deck (the most underrated MC of the Wu) and Ghostface Killah (responsible for the Wu’s best solo material). 7L and Esoteric join Mr. Deck to complete the supergroup CZARFACE, adding equally goofy production […]

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Pima CC Softball back to winning ways

April 18, 2019

By KYLE MCDANIEL The Aztecs’ Softball team is starting to find the winning formula after winning six of the last seven games, with three of those victories coming via the mercy rule.  With this winning streak, the team is up to fifth in the ACCAC standings. April 13t(A) Game 1: Pima Community College 17, Scottsdale […]

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Two distracted driving bills vie for passage

April 18, 2019

By KYLE KERSEY There are two competing measures passing through the Arizona legislature aimed at curbing distracted driving on a statewide level. The first is Senate Bill 1165, which would make it illegal to hold a cell phone while operating a motor vehicle. Hands-free voice-based communication would be exempt from the law, but it would […]

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A new lane for Pima’s Xavier Dorroh

April 18, 2019

Photos and story by  MONTY GANTT Xavier Dorroh was born a woman 20 years ago. She grew up with the anatomical and genetic makeup of a woman. The pronouns people used when people referred to Dorroh were “she” and “her.” However, on March 28, Dorroh made the difficult decision to share through social media that […]

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Unfair feminism?

April 18, 2019

By ALEXZANDRIA MARTINEZ  June 4 will mark 100 years since the 19th Amendment was passed by Congress, which allowed American women to vote.  In today’s America, we see the women’s rights movement shifting in different directions. “Modern feminists” are not always a middle-aged white woman picketing the White House fence. A feminist is whoever believes […]

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