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DACA conference provides eye-opening information

DACA conference provides eye-opening information

By WILLIAM LANG I jumped at the opportunity when Pima Community College urged employee participation in the “Arizona Educators Conference: Liberation Not Deportation” on April 7 in South Tucson. A message from my campus president’s office said, “​We strongly encourage you to join us and get the tools you need to work​ effectively​ with immigrant […]

DACA: New administration brings uncertainty

DACA: New administration brings uncertainty

By MELINA CASILLAS and NICHOLAS TRUJILLO Ana, a student at Pima Community College and the University of Arizona, came to the United States when she was 2. She came with her parents and brother, because her parents thought it was the best thing to do for their children. “It’s not like Mexico had a bad […]

Tuition policy may bring state lawsuit

Tuition policy may bring state lawsuit

By A. GREENE The state attorney general may sue Pima Community College over the college’s decision to grant in-state tuition to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals students. Attorney General Tom Horne has asked PCC to explain its reasoning for allowing undocumented immigrants to pay in-state tuition, which he views as a violation of state law. […]