Upward Bound

New Upward Bound grant gives vets fighting chance

December 7, 2017

By KYLE MCDANIEL  In October, Pima Community College was awarded a grant entitled The Veterans Upward Bound Program. The program serves as a bridge from working citizen to college student. This gives Pima an excellent chance to help veterans start their college experience. Many veterans would like to go to college but don’t know how […]

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Upward Bound gives teens a boost

March 13, 2014

By JAMIE VERWYS Upward Bound students seemed unfazed by the presence of a famous drug cartel member as they enjoyed snacks during a Pima Community College family night celebration Feb. 24. In fact, the teens asked the celebrity for autographs. The visitor was Lou Pimber, an actor best known for his role as a cartel […]

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