events

The Word: Do you have a safety plan for the next big event you attend?

October 5, 2017

THIS ISSUE’S WORD IS IN LIGHT OF THE RECENT MASS SHOOTING IN LAS VEGAS PHOTOS AND INTERVIEWS BY KATELYN ROBERTS AT DOWNTOWN AND WEST CAMPUSES   Ana Garavito “Yes. When we’re at events, we pick a place to reunite and go from there.”   Edward Lobio “I always do. I look at my surroundings, where […]

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AZTEC CALENDAR: April 6-19

April 6, 2017

CAMPUS EVENTS April 9: Faculty piano recital, West Campus Center for the Arts Recital Hall, 3 p.m. Tickets $8, discounts available. Box office: 206-6986. April 11: Free screening of award-winning documentary, “The Rebound,” featuring PCC student Mario Moran, West Campus Center for the Arts Proscenium Theater. Wheelchair basketball demonstration at 6:30 p.m., documentary screening at 7 p.m., […]

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AZTEC CALENDAR: March 23 – April 5

March 23, 2017

CAMPUS EVENTS April 5: Poetry literary slam, Northwest Campus Student Life Center, D-201, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Stop by the Student Center to show off your poetry skills and share them with other students. Details: Student Life, 206-2121 April 5: Traciana Graves, “Don’t Call Me a Bitch,” 11:25 a.m.-noon, East Campus center courtyard. Interactive event for men […]

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What’s next after spring cleaning?

March 2, 2017

Compiled by Dale Villeburn Old Coyote It’s March, time to get out of the house and embrace spring. Thankfully, there are plenty of great opportunities for food and fun to get you up and moving. Lord of the Wings: March 4 Forty restaurants will submit their best wings to compete for the title of “Lord […]

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AZTEC CALENDAR: Feb. 16-March 1

February 16, 2017

CAMPUS EVENTS Feb. 16, 21: Black History Month: Movie Series, West Campus Student Life Center, A-G20, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. “The Color Purple,” “Selma,” “Glory,” “13th” and “Barry,” light snacks provided. Details: 206-4500 Feb. 20: Presidents’ Day display, Northwest Campus Student Life Center, D-201, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Stop by to learn about America’s presidential history through […]

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AZTEC CALENDAR: April 21-May 4

April 21, 2016

TUCSON EVENTS Through May 1: Arizona International Film Festival, The Screening Room, 127 E. Congress St., hours and cost determined by movie selection. Prices listed on festival website. Details: filmfestivalarizona.com. Through April 26: Pima County Fair, Pima County Fairgrounds, 11300 E. Houghton Road, 3 p.m.-midnight Monday through Friday, 11 a.m.-midnight weekends. $8 adults, $4 ages […]

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AZTEC CALENDAR: Nov. 26-Dec. 10

November 25, 2014

TUCSON EVENTS Nov. 26: Suicide Girls: Blackheart Burlesque, Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. 8:15 p.m. $21-$100. Details: rialtotheatre.com. Nov. 27: Thanksgiving Cross-Country Classic, Reid Park, Country Club and North 22nd Street, 8 a.m. women’s 5K, 8:45 a.m. men’s 5K, 9:30 a.m. co-ed 1.5 fun run. $10-$25 registration. Details: azroadrunners.org. Nov. 28-30: Native American Market […]

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Blues Festival has Pima connection

October 16, 2014

By JAMIE VERWYS The sounds of harmonicas and slide guitars will fill the air at the Blues and Heritage Festival of the Southern Arizona Blues Heritage Foundation. The nonprofit group works to keep Tucson’s blues scene vibrant by spreading music and culture. The foundation plays an active role within the community, sponsoring Blues in Schools […]

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