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THE WORD: What are your plans for Spring Break?

March 2, 2017

Interviews and photos by Erik Medina at Desert Vista Campus “I am spending time with my brothers and sleeping in.” Bella Caballero Major: Equine veterinarian “I am going to spend time with family and friends. I’ll probably go see the latest movie and will definitely sleep in.” Chantia Kinsey Major: Hospitality “I will be studying […]

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THE WORD: What do you want from Donald Trump?

February 16, 2017

Photos and interviews by Dakota Fincher at Downtown Campus “I guess I’d like to see less homelessness because that’d be really great for us homeless people. I’d like to see more people going to school or work, or both.” Piper Dawn Major: Business   “Personally, me being a foreigner, a better view of the world. […]

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THE WORD: Do you feel involved with Desert Vista?

September 29, 2016

Photos and interviews by Nicholas Trujillo at Desert Vista Campus “The campus is really small and that’s what I like about it. It feels safe here. It feels like everyone here is more serious with what they want to do.” Elias Lopez Major: Welding               “I feel like I […]

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THE WORD: What are your craziest summer plans?

May 5, 2016

Photos and interviews by D.R. Williams on East Campus                                                                                        

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THE WORD: How are you helping the environment?

April 21, 2016

Photos and interviews by Andres Chavira at East Campus

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THE WORD: Which music genre motivates you the most?

December 10, 2015

“When I’m studying, I listen to symphonies by Schubert because they have no lyrics in them.” Anmol Jain Major: Computer Science “I grew up listening to jazz. It helps me focus and relax myself.” Ariela Edelman Major: Medical Lab Tech “Anything hardcore or heavy, like hip-hop or metal.”  Jonathan Vasquez Major: Dental Hygiene “It varies. […]

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THE WORD: What is the greatest issue facing America today?

October 29, 2015

Photos and interviews by Nate Kezer “I’m gonna go with education. I Like Bernie Sander’s proposal of universal college education.” Tobias Hodges Major: Undecided “I would say gay marriage, because everyone deserves to be happy” Marisa Cannon Major: Dental Hygiene “I would say probably immigration laws, because lots of people want to immigrate to the […]

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THE WORD: What advice would you give college-bound high-schoolers?

October 15, 2015

Photos and interviews by Steven Fowler

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The Word:What is something you buy cheap with no hesitation?

September 17, 2015

Photos and interviews by Micheal Romero “A burger. It’s cheap and satisfying.” AYLICE VELASCO Major: EMT “Make-up, because I wear it and I like it.” MARIA ESCANLANTE Major: Education “Hot Cheetos, they’re always a quick good snack.” MELISSA GONZALEZ Major: Biology “Clothes. If you find something and it’s cheap, of course you want it.” NALLHELY […]

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THE WORD: How would you feel if your spouse was on Ashley Madison?

September 3, 2015

Photos and interviews by Jessica Gonzales at West Campus

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THE WORD: What do you think of Gov. Ducey’s education budget cuts?

April 23, 2015

Photos and interviews by Pablo Espinosa at Downtown Campus “It’s an act of oppression.They cut the funding for the lower income people.” Eric Greer “I’m very against it. I don’t think we need more prisons. We should use the money from prisons and give it to education.” Mike Scanlon “That sucks. That’s not fair. I think the students need […]

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The Word: What’s your dream job and why?

April 9, 2015

Photos and interviews by Alfred Dicochea III at East Campus Allison Gutierrez Major: Business “I would work for Live Nations. They work with concerts, and that is my passion. I go to concerts all the time.” Ed Colel Major: Chemical engineering “Water treatment. I want to do something that helps. I want to take messes […]

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