A chat with Pima Men’s Basketball coach

November 15, 2018

By HANK ROUBICHAUD  Coach Brian Peabody has been coaching basketball at Pima Community College since 1990.  Peabody started at Saguaro High School under Dick McConnell. This is season No. 18 as Pima’s basketball coach.  Q: What are some things you are looking for from the team this year, coming off of a great year last […]

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Aztecs bulldoze opponent, get first win

November 15, 2018

Story and photos By ANGEL CANEZ The Pima Community College Aztecs started the season steamrolled over Arizona Christian University on Nov. 9 at their home opener on the West Campus.  This put the team in a dominant position to start its six-game homestand. The team’s performance showed why it’s the No. 1 team in the […]

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Pima ends season at Nationals

November 15, 2018

BY ANGEL CANEZ   The Pima Community College Cross Country team took a trip to wrap up the season. As they competed in the NJCAA National Championships on Nov.10 in Garden City, Kansas. The Number 8th ranked Women Aztecs finished the season in the middle of the pack as they placed 16th out of 38 […]

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News Brief: Future of Community Campus

November 15, 2018

By NORA THOMPSON  At Pima Community College’s Governing Board meeting Nov. 14, the sale of Community Campus, along with the purchase of hotels across the street from the Downtown Campus, will be approved or denied.  The Community Campus is located at 401 N. Bonita Ave.  In a recent email, Pima officials say it has not […]

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‘Cos’ for concern

November 15, 2018

By RENE ESCOBAR The sentencing of Bill Cosby was three to 10 years incarceration in a state prison.  That’s a slap on the wrist and a slap to the face of equal rights groups. The people of those groups should be outraged. Cosby was found guilty of sexual assault in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, by Judge […]

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Pima gives thanks to veterans

November 15, 2018

Story by JOSHUA GRAY Photos by JOE GIDDENS Veterans Day was Nov. 11.  Pima Community College celebrated a little bit earlier this year on Nov. 8 at the Downtown Campus.  This Veterans’ Day celebration was coordinated by Pima’s Veteran Group, who has planned this event for the past seven years. “The celebration is to honor […]

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Tips for homework success

November 15, 2018

By JOSEPH SIML Everyone dreads WRT 101 and 102, but what’s so difficult? It’s just a few papers and some research, right? We shouldn’t be afraid of a little work.  For me, the hardest part of writing isn’t researching, learning MLA or even writing the paper. It’s staying focused. Distractions are everywhere. From our phones […]

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Letter From the Editor

November 15, 2018

Alfred J. Luther of the 1st Kansas Infantry is buried at Vicksburg National Cemetery in Mississippi; Section K, Grave No. 5971. Albert Cashier of the 95th Illinois Infantry is also among the 17,000 buried.  The National Cemetery there is often not as quiet as you may suspect. The stillness is punctuated by sounds of industry, […]

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New terms for Meet and Confer

November 15, 2018

By AMARIS ENCINAS Changes have come to Meet and Confer.  Normally, when changing employee policy, Pima Community College Education Association can present its side to the Governing Board of Pima, while the administration presents its side. From there, the board reaches a decision.  Now, PCCEA does not have the opportunity to present its side. Instead, […]

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Pima Football en route to C.H.A.M.P.S.

November 15, 2018

Story by HANK ROBICHAUD Photos by MADYSON HOWARTH Even with the rough ending to the regular season, the Aztecs are bowl bound.  The bowl game is C.H.A.M.P.S. Heart of Texas Bowl. The game will be played Dec. 1, at ISD Stadium, in Waco, Texas, versus the Kilgore College Rangers.     For the final regular […]

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