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Compiled by Nicholas Trujillo With the winter season ending and the spring seasons already well underway, Pima Community College has had many student-athletes earn awards for their efforts in the season. Others have accepted offers from universities.   Stallworth earns top rank for second time This year marks the second year in a row that […]

Pima Briefs

Pima Briefs

Feeling stressed? Try therapeutic petting zoo East Campus Student Life will help students deal with end-of-semester stress by providing furry friends to play with. Stop by the Therapeutic Petting Zoo on April 26 from 10 a.m.-noon in the East Campus courtyard. For details, call Student Life at 206-7616. -By Dale Villeburn Old Coyote   East […]

PIMA BRIEFS

PIMA BRIEFS

Afrikana performance set for Feb. 21 The Barbea Williams Performing Company will perform Feb. 21 at the East Campus center courtyard from 11-11:45 a.m. as part of Black History Month activities. The “Brotha Sistah H.O.O.D. – Honoring Our Own Darkness” performance will include an arts in education component and audience participation. For more information, call […]

PIMA NEWS

PIMA NEWS

Downtown Campus to host voter registration drives Mi Familia Vota, a group that seeks to mobilize Latino voters, will hold a series of voter registration drives at Downtown Campus in the atrium of Room CC-115. Registrations will be Sept. 29, Oct. 4, Oct. 5 and Oct. 10 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, contact […]

Pima News

Pima News

College hosts scholarship race April 11 Pima Community College will host a 5K and 1-mile Fun Run/Walk on April 11 to help fund the Art Alberding Math Scholar award. The Alberding Amble will start at the East Campus Multi-Use Recreational Field, 8181 E. Irvington Road. The 5K begins at 8 a.m. and the Fun Run/Walk […]

Pima news

Pima news

‘Study Paws’ at West Campus   Finals week is fast approaching. Tests bring stress, and the possibility of a meltdown. Rather than letting stress consume you, consider stopping by the West Campus Library to relax with therapy dogs during a “Study Paws” event. The therapy dogs will visit the library on May 13-15 and 19, […]

Students in the News

Students in the News

Scholars earn national recognition Three Pima Community College students have been selected to the 2014 national Coca-Cola community college academic teams for Phi Theta Kappa Society.   Eric Humphrey, a pre-medicine major, and Pamela Contreras, an international business management and marketing major, were selected as silver scholars. They will each receive a $1,250 scholarship and […]

Pima News

Pima News

Club hosts Science Night April 19 Pima Community College’s Chemistry Club will host its first-ever Science Night on April 19 at East Campus from 5-9 p.m. Participants can experience hands-on activities in chemistry, biology, physics and astronomy. The Chemistry Club and East Campus are partnering with Dietz K-8 School to bring in more than 100 […]

Pima News

Pima News

International Community Day The Downtown Campus Learning Commons and Student Life will host its first International Community Day on April 3. The event will take place from 1-5 p.m. in the Learning Commons and Free Speech Area. Activities will spotlight the diversity of Pima students and educate the community about different cultures from around the […]

Pima Briefs

Pima Briefs

Compiled by A. GREENE PCC hires interim campus president The retired president of Santa Fe Community College, Sheila Ortego, has been hired as interim president for Pima Community College’s Community Campus. Her first day at Pima was Oct. 28. She is scheduled to stay at Pima until mid-2014 while the college searches for a permanent […]

Pima Briefs

Pima Briefs

Compiled by Shana Rose ‘Trunk or Treat’ coming Oct. 26 Halloween falls on a Thursday this year. For some, this means hitting the bars and clubs for Thirsty Thursday, attending big house parties or stocking up on candy by trick or treating. But what about the little ones whose parents can’t take them trick or […]

Pima Briefs

Pima Briefs

Northwest Campus to celebrate Earth Science Day Pima Community College’s Northwest Campus will celebrate Earth Science Day on Oct. 16 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The free event will feature hands-on activities designed to raise awareness about protecting the environment. Visitors can examine a giant sundial, try snacks cooked in a solar oven and […]

PIMA NEWS

PIMA NEWS

Compiled by Paloma Mello and Andrew Paxton ‘FIRST GENERATION’ DOCUMENTARY SCREENS APRIL 25 West Campus Student Life will host a free screening of the film “First Generation” on April 25 from 6-8 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Proscenium Theater. A resource fair will be held from 5-6 p.m. “First Generation” is a feature […]

Pima News

Pima News

Compiled by Paloma Mello Phi Theta Kappa chooses faculty scholars Two Pima Community College employees were selected from among nearly 3,000 Phi Theta Kappa chapter advisers as 2013 faculty scholars. The two chosen were Rob Carey, a science laboratory supervisor, and biology faculty member Steve Uyeda. The two were selected through an application process based […]

Pima briefs

Pima briefs

Pima Briefs   New training to increase employability   The Center for Training and Development at Pima Community College is adding a new program in behavioral health specialist training to prepare graduates to enter the workforce. The 18-credit program will start at Desert Vista Campus on Oct. 29. According to the college, completing the certificate […]