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Chancellor’s Letter To The Community

New Career Pathways, New Ways to Learn In uncertain times, community can count on Pima The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken education around the world. It has challenged Pima Community College in myriad ways. But it has not

Become a Paralegal in Just Two Years

Pima program provides a great foundation By: Anne T. Denogean When you watch television programs like “Bull,” “Law & Order” and “How to Get Away with Murder,” do you imagine yourself being part of the legal world?

Ask Ryan: College in the Time of Corona

Dear Ryan, I’m a senior in high school and I remember you coming to Junior Parent Night at my school last year. When we last talked, I had an idea about how I was going to approach

Celebrating Our Resilient Graduates

When Pima asked our students to “Keep Striving,” we had no idea how difficult things were about to come. But through it all – the routine challenges of college, compounded by the COVID-19 crisis – they did

We’re in Your Neighborhood!

Campuses Desert Vista Campus 5901 S. Calle Santa Cruz, Tucson, AZ 85709-6000 520.206.5101  Downtown Campus 1255 N. Stone Ave., Tucson, AZ 85709-3000 520.206.7171 East Campus 8181 E. Irvington Road, Tucson, AZ 85709-4000 520.206.7000 Northwest Campus 7600 N. Shannon Road, Tucson, AZ

Chancellor’s Letter to the Community

BUILDING OPPORTUNITIES, BREAKING BARRIERS In 2020, Pima Community College will hold a wide range of events to mark a half-century of service. We will invite our region’s diverse communities to join us as we look back at our first 50 years

From Italy to Pima

THROUGH EDUCATION, MARLENY DE LEÓN TURNED HER BLEAK BEGINNINGS INTO A BRIGHT FUTURE Marleny De León was born into poverty and violence in Huehuetenango, Guatemala, in 1985, near the apex of the country’s long civil war. She

Pima Community College

FOR 50 YEARS, PIMA HAS BEEN OF, BY AND FOR THE COMMUNITY By Pima Staff For our 50 years in existence, Pima Community College has taken the “community” in our name to heart. That’s because we know

At A Crossroads

THREE STUDENTS DISCUSS THE PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL REASONS THEY CHOSE TO STUDY APPLIED TECHNOLOGY AT PIMA Family brought Sebastian Glen, Eric Magnuson and Marina Zakharyan to Tucson. Gaining the education needed for a meaningful career brought them

The Top of The Class

STRETCH YOUR KNOWLEDGE 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training Are you considering a career teaching yoga? Or do you just love yoga? Either way, the Yoga Alliance-certified 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training is for you! This nine-week program provides a

The Sun Serpent

Photos By Bryce Morthland Pima Community College’s Theater Arts program opened its 2019-2020 season with a bilingual play “The Sun Serpent” by acclaimed playwright José Cruz Gonzáles. The student production was directed by Pima Voice and Movement