Expand your musical horizons

April 18, 2019

By MONTY GANTT      Music is an essential part of our lives. It’s the soundtrack to our situations, it exposes us to stories from a variety of people and brings people together during unfortunate circumstances.  However, one thing I’ve noticed during my 19 years of life, is that while music brings people together, it […]

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Take a moment to look around and breathe

April 18, 2019

By ERIK MEDINA Being a first-gen college student, the pressure of succeeding and doing something with my future is at an all-time high.  Family members and peers look up to you and expect so much. Of course, this isn’t the case for every first-gen student. Not everyone has the same story.  There comes a time […]

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Dance Fusion

April 18, 2019

By COSTA B. PAPPAS Pima Community College’s dance program kicks off their spring dance fusion show on April 26 and 27. With Nolan Kubota as their director, the performance combines contemporary styles with ballet, modern jazz, and other styles. The event will be open to anyone who wishes to come for a cost of $10. […]

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PCC holds Respiratory Care Conference at Downtown Campus

April 18, 2019

By DRAEDON LEDBETTER The Arizona State Society for Respiratory Care held a conference April 3 in the Amethyst Room on Pima Community College’s Downtown Campus. The event ran from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. “This is one of my proudest moments in my 14 years of affiliation with the respiratory therapy program at Pima Community College,” said […]

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PCC holds space for Team 18029’s weed-killing device

April 18, 2019

By DRAEDON LEDBETTER Pima Community College has started a partnership with the University of Arizona’s ENGR 498 class.  UA Engineering needed more space to work, which meant moving the initiative moved its operation to the Mechatronics lab at the Downtown campus.  The capstone project that Team 18029 has been working on is a weed-killing device.  […]

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Aztec Tennis keeps swinging

April 18, 2019

By MONTY GANTT The Aztec Tennis teams took part in two matches on April 4 and 9. The men’s team won one and lost the other, while the women took victories in both outings.  Men’s Tennis April 9 vs. Paradise Valley CC (W 6-1)  The Aztecs finished regular season play with a .500 record of […]

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Monaco takes lead as Pima’s athletic director

April 18, 2019

Jim Monaco is the new Athletic Director for Pima Community College and spoke to the Press about his duties and his transition from football coach to the Athletic Director. He gave us insight on what it is that an Athletic Director does and how he will be performing these new tasks. Q: What was the […]

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From confusion to clarity at Pima Community College

April 18, 2019

Story and photos by ERIK MEDINA From Feb. 10 through 13, the annual Community College Legislative Summit took place in Washington, D.C.  This is a summit that Pima Community College has participated in for several years. This year, Pima attended the summit with two student representatives.  This issue, we’re focusing on Pima student Matthew Gowan, […]

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How Pima and the UA kill the weeds

April 18, 2019

Story and photo By DRAEDON LEDBETTER Pima Community College has started a partnership with the University of Arizona’s ENGR 498 class.  UA Engineering needed more space to work, which meant moving the initiative moved its operation to the Mechatronics lab at the Downtown campus.  The capstone project that Team 18029 has been working on is […]

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Pima’s golf teams’ final invitational summary

April 18, 2019

The Aztec men’s golf team closed out their final invitational of the season in the Chandler-Gilbert Community College Invitational at Queen Creek on April 13-14 and came out with fourth place. After two hard fought days of competition, the Aztecs shot a total of 570 (285-285) and missed the top three by 10 strokes as […]

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