Pima news briefs

October 15, 2015

New acting provost selected for PCC Dolores Durán-Cerda, assistant vice chancellor for faculty affairs has accepted the position of Pima Community College Provost and Chief Academic Officer in an acting capacity. She has served as special assistant to the Provost and as acting assistant vice chancellor. Durán-Cerda was also a member of the project management […]

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Provost resigns to the tune of $150,000

October 1, 2015

by JAMIE VERWYS As Pima Community College moves forward into October, the search for a new hire in administration has already begun. Provost and Chief Academic Officer Erica Holmes announced in an email on Sept. 25 that she had resigned from her position, which she has held less than a year. Her contract was slated […]

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March 26, 2015

Compiled by Nick Meyers Ex-chancellor remains silent after demand Former Chancellor Roy Flores has yet to respond to Pima Community College’s refusal to apologize for statements made by current Chancellor Lee Lambert in an online video released Aug. 15, 2014. “A critical chapter of the college’s past occurred when eight women employed at the college had the […]

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Holmes seeks new job

January 29, 2015

By DANYELLE KHMARA Pima Community College’s Provost, Erica Holmes is applying for work elsewhere after only six months at Pima Community College. This is the second time in recent years that a Pima provost has sought a new job after six months. According to an article on Jan. 27 in the Arizona Daily Star, Holmes […]

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New provost brings accreditation expertise

September 4, 2014

By DAVID J. DEL GRANDE New Pima Community College Provost Erica C. Holmes uses classroom teaching to stay in touch with students and faculty. “As an administrator, I thought it was very important to stay connected with the classroom,” Holmes said. “Then I have real-time experience of what my students are going through, and what […]

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PCC names new provost

June 3, 2014

By ANDREW PAXTON Pima Community College has named administrator and instructor Erica Holmes as its new provost and executive vice chancellor for academic and student services. “With a decade in higher education leadership, Erica has the combination of skills and talents Pima needs at this pivotal moment,” Chancellor Lee Lambert said in a press release. […]

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Provost, campus president forums set

April 19, 2014

By ANDREW PAXTON Several high-level positions at Pima Community College will soon be filled on a permanent basis. Pima announced candidate forums for the college provost, as well as the president positions at the Downtown, Northwest and Community campuses. The positions are currently being filled on an interim basis, after firings and relocations left several […]

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Provost a semifinalist for North Dakota job

February 19, 2013

By ANDREW PAXTON Pima Community College Provost Jerry Migler was named a semifinalist to lead a North Dakota college, less than a year after assuming his job at Pima. On Jan. 29, Lake Region State College in Devils Lake, N.D., named Migler and three other semifinalists as candidates to fill its vacant president position. Migler’s […]

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