Pima Community College

Aztec Horoscope

March 29, 2018

By ERIK MEDINA Aries (March 21 – April 19) It’s time you put your foot DOWN. This time of year is your prime Aries. You usually won’t make a fuss about things, but enough is enough. Taurus (April 20 – May 20) You’re starting to try new things and that’s great. You’ve been limiting yourself […]

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CFA Previews

March 29, 2018

Instructor takes Pima to tuba city By ERIK MEDINA Pima Community College Music presents Mark Nelson performing in a tuba recital featuring original works by living composers. The recital will take place at 7 p.m. April 12 at PCC Center for the Arts, West Campus. Nelson will perform the world premiere of “Sonata for Tuba […]

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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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New golfer brings goals to new team

March 29, 2018

By MICHELLE TRUJILLO This season, Pima Community College added five new players to the team, one of those players being Araceli Esquivel. Although the Tucson native would play for fun on the golf course when she was little, she didn’t start competitively playing golf until she was 12 years old. “My grandpa bought me my […]

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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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Seven Aztecs qualify for NJCAA championship

March 29, 2018

By: Michelle Trujillo March 16-17 The Pima Community college men’s and women’s track and field team ended the Indoor season with several athletes earning a spot to compete at the end of the season NJCAA Indoor national Championships.     There are several athletes that are ranked top 5 in their events from the previous […]

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Women’s team remains undefeated this season

March 29, 2018

By: Armando Harmon Women’s  March 20: PCC 9, Glendale Community College 0   The Pima Community College women’s tennis team (3-0) earned a shutout win at Glendale Community College. The Aztecs blanked the Gauchos 9-0 to remain undefeated in the regular season and in ACCAC conference play. Sophomore Emma defeated Erin Sye in her No. […]

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Where the wild things remain

March 8, 2018

By JOE GIDDENS There’s always has been an air of mystery to French Joe Canyon. Located about 40 miles southeast of Tucson, take Arizona State Highway south toward Kartchner Caverns State and Sierra Vista. The canyon is just under 1.5 miles after Kartchner Caverns State Park. The turnout is hard to spot approaching but it’s […]

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Dylla sprints to success at Indoor Nationals

March 8, 2018

By MICHELLE TRUJILLO On March 2 and 3, the Pima Community College track and field team wrapped up the indoor track and field season at the NJCAA Indoor National Championship. The championship meet took place at the Texas Sports Performance Center in Austin, Texas. Sophomore and distance runner Collin Dylla earned 10 points for PCC […]

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Ways to not die on SB2k18

March 8, 2018

By ARMANDO HARMON With spring break around the corner, there are thousands of college students that are trying to get out of town and enjoy their stress- and responsibility-free week. We all know that almost any spring break location is going to include sex, drugs, binge drinking and only God knows what else. You can […]

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Aztec Tennis

March 8, 2018

By ARMANDO HARMON Men’s With the first official match of the season, the Aztecs fell in a tough battle against their rival, Mesa Community College. The Pima Community College men’s tennis team kicked off its regular season against the No. 9-ranked Mesa Community College. The Aztecs fell 8-1. Freshmen Tomothy Ou was the only victor […]

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Letter to the editor: Ready or not, changes are on the horizon for Pima

March 8, 2018

By NICHOLAS TRUJILLO Time and time again, Pima Community College does something that makes its image better and worse at the same time. There have been rumors that East Campus will close. In my previous story, I talked to Chancellor Lee Lambert, and he said that East Campus will not close. It does, however, beg […]

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Pima creates a new partnership in the south

March 8, 2018

By NICHOLAS TRUJILLO Santa Cruz County has the lowest socioeconomic standing in Arizona, yet it has the highest high school graduation rate in Southern Arizona. The name doesn’t ring a bell for many students north of Nogales city, but it’s on the radar for Pima Community College. “We have some of the most beautiful aspects, […]

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Golf: Men’s and Women’s seasons continue

March 8, 2018

By CHRISTIAN MORTENSEN AND MICHELLE TRUJILLO It was a busy couple of weeks for the Pima Community College’s Men’s and Women’s golf teams, with both programs taking part of invitationals as their individual seasons continued. Men’s: By Christian Mortensen Feb. 20-21: Estrella Mountain Community College Invitational In its second tournament of the season, the Pima […]

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