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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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Divide and conquer USA

March 8, 2018

By CONNOR BROWN Politics are quickly becoming impossible to talk about in America. It seems like every day there is a new issue for Democrats and Republicans to fight to the death over. Gun laws, DACA and don’t say Russian influence over Donald Trump unless you are prepared to start a fight. Voters have become […]

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Softball: PCC’s offense shines in conference play

March 8, 2018

By Kyle McDaniel The Aztecs’ blistering offense continues to torch opposing teams as they win seven of their last eight games.   March 3 (H) Game 1: PCC 4, Phoenix College 6, Game 2: PCC 10, Phoenix College 9 Pima split the series with No. 3 Phoenix College over the weekend. In the first game […]

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Majorly focused: a new way of advising

March 8, 2018

By CONNOR BROWN Pima Community College has recently restructured its advising centers. Each adviser now takes on a specific major instead of being a general adviser. Aztec Press took a look at some of the advisers that Pima students will meet when they need help.   Kisha Calbert – STEM and Fitness Programs Students can […]

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Wind Ensemble performs classics from Caesar Giovanni and more

March 8, 2018

By ERIK MEDINA Pima Community College Music premieres the Wind Ensemble concert, hosted at the PCC Center for the Arts, West Campus, at 7:30 p.m. on March 8. General admission tickets are $6, and discounts are available. The concert features band classics that helped shape the 20th Century band repertoire. Brass, percussion and woodwind sections […]

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Aztec Horoscope

March 8, 2018

By ERIC TEEL Aries (March 21-April 19): Lately you’ve been feeling put down, but use this week to take charge. Taurus (April 20-May 21): Stop trying to find the perfect one and just let love find you. Gemini (May 22- June 21): Lately, you’ve been feeling scattered, so use this week to focus on one […]

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THE WORD: What’s your best feature?

March 8, 2018

Carmen Silva BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION “I look very shy, but once people talk to me, I would say I’m a very cool person.” Sgt. Edward Washington III ARMY RECRUITER “Effective communication. I’m well rounded as well because of my experience of going to different countries.” Marcus Molina ASSOCIATE’S OF SCIENCE “My dedication. I really hate quitting.” […]

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Sports Profile: Q&A With Pima Softball Sensation Paige Adair

March 8, 2018

By Kyle McDaniel Even though she only stands at 5 ft. 2 inches tall, Pima’s freshman pitching sensation Paige Adair packs a lot of punch and has an enormous heart. She’s off to a fast start with her Aztec career at 15-1 and helping the team to a winning record. I decided to sit down […]

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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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The death of coal rolls Westward

March 8, 2018

In these divided times, take comfort that libertarians, environmentalists, the natural gas industry and renewable resource energy companies all can agree on something. Arizona is home to the largest coal power plants in the West, the Navajo Generating Station outside of Page. That may change at the end of next year as the Salt River […]

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What a break means, 21 years after the (un)official ‘We were on a break’

March 7, 2018

By NICHOLAS TRUJILLO Let’s get one thing straight, Ross Geller and Rachel Green of “Friends” were on a break, which means they could do whatever they wanted with their lives. The circumstances they faced would most likely stay in the world of “Friends.” However, sometimes it can happen in real life. What we know We […]

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