Aztec Press

East Campus to begin passport services

April 2, 2018

By JOE GIDDENS As of March 2, the Pima Community College East Campus is designated to accept and execute passport applications on behalf of the U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs. It will verify the information of first-time applicants, minors and applicants who are not eligible to renew by mail. The East […]

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Teams having stroke of bad luck

March 29, 2018

By MICHELLE TRUJILLO and CHRISTIAN MORTENSEN Both the Pima Community College men’s and women’s golf teams competed in tournaments within the last couple of weeks, as their respective seasons continued. The men are currently ranked No. 20 in the latest NJCAA Golf Poll.   Women’s By Michelle Trujillo March 19-20: Pima Community College Invitational The […]

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Pima offensive woes continue

March 29, 2018

By RENE ESCOBAR The Aztecs  struggle as they go on a 1-5 over a six game stretch   dropping them into 15-17 overall on the season. Head coach Rich Alday has optimism for the team, saying “we have to focus on the ball.” The Aztecs have had struggles at the plate.   March 24. Game […]

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Trio of pitchers gets job done for Aztecs

March 29, 2018

By KYLE MCDANIEL March 24 (A) Game 1: PCC 11, Mesa Community College 8 (F/9), Game 2: PCC 15, Mesa Community College 6 (F/6) The Aztecs finished with three wins and one loss in the season series with the Thunderbirds. Heading into the last inning down by 1 run, sophomore Megan Flores came to the […]

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Here we go again with guns

March 8, 2018

By ERIC TEEL On Feb. 14, America suffered the second-worst school shooting in its history with 17 innocent high-schoolers losing their lives to yet more senseless gun violence. Over the last two weeks, teenagers have been organizing across the country to campaign for much-needed changes in American firearm laws. As someone with a mother and […]

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Program nurses students’ knowledge

December 7, 2017

Story and photos by JUSTINA ZIEGLER Pima offers premier training in the field of nursing and caregiving. Nursing Assistant, Patient Care Technician, Licensed Practical Nurse, Associate of Applied Science in Nursing, Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing and refresher courses for RNs and LPs are all certifications offered through Pima. Pima says students who choose to […]

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CrossFit fitting student budgets

December 7, 2017

STOMPING GROUNDS Story and Photos by NICHOLAS TRUJILLO People crowd around the workout-of-the-day board. Co-owner Will Ornelas stands in front, explaining what each workout is, how to do it and what muscles it will work. Welcome to the noon lunch class for CrossFit PowerTrain. Ornelas walks around and follows people as they sprint through the […]

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Alexander Cardier: Popular Piano

November 2, 2017

PCC Music Faculty members George Cardier, Mark Nelson and José Luis Sandoval will perform in the faculty recital, “Alexander Cardier: Popular Piano” at 3 p.m. Nov. 5. The recital will take place in the Recital Hall  at the Center for the Arts at West Campus and admission costs $8. Music includes popular American songs from […]

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Abroad culture

November 2, 2017

By KYLE MCDANIEL Traveling the world and becoming immersed in a new culture while studying for your major is an amazing experience of which you could be a part. Daisy Rodriguez-Pitel, associate director of global engagement and student services, is the person to contact if you are interested. Before applying, make sure you have a […]

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