Facts and Finds Archive

Great things are happening at Pima

Fashionarte 2019 Returns to Fox Tucson Theatre Following last year’s sold-out event, the Pima Fashion Design Program’s Fashionarte is expanding to multiple days. Pima’s partner for Fashionarte 2019 is Tucson Museum of Art (TMA), with artists from its

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  PCC Student Named to 2017 All-USA Community College Academic Team Pima Community College student Liz Pennington was named in spring 2017 as one of the nation’s top community college students by the international Phi Theta Kappa

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Program Uses Peer Education to Fight Spread of HIV/Aids and Hep C Pima Community College’s Desert Vista Campus has received a federal grant to help prevent and reduce substance use, and HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C transmission among

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PCC TRiO Talent Search Student Earns Prestigious Scholarships Jesus Valenzuela, a 2016 Desert View High graduate and participant in TRiO Educational Talent Search at Pima’s Desert Vista Campus, will use money from two prestigious scholarships to study

Chemistry faculty honored by American Chemical Society’s local chapter

The Southern Arizona Section of the American Chemical Society has named Pima chemistry faculty Chris Cabello, Ph.D., its educator of the year. The College Educator Award for Excellence in Teaching recognizes dedication to educating future scientists. Cabello

Project BLAST Recruiting Desert Vista Campus Students

Over the next five years, Project BLAST will help hundreds of PCC Desert Vista Campus students complete science, technology, engineering or math degrees. Through the $1.1 million federal TRiO Student Support Services grant, each year, Project BLAST

Casino Del Sol Resort and Pima Partnership a Win for All

Del Sol employees can earn a Pima certificate taking classes at the casino It was no gamble when Casino Del Sol Resort partnered with Pima Community College on a program that allows its team members to earn

Pima Part of National Push to Train Baby Boomers in Healthcare, Education And Social Services

Plus 50 offers academic advising, training and workshops Baby boomers can get extra support in completing some degrees and certificates at Pima through the Plus 50 Encore Completion Program grant. Plus 50 is a nationwide effort sponsored

Agri-SURF Summer Bridge Program Kick Starts New Sustainable Plant Systems Program

SPS grads may transfer seamlessly to UA’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Pima Community College is recruiting students for the new Agri-SURF Summer Bridge Program to build enrollment in its new Sustainable Plant Systems degree and

Want to be an Entrepreneur?

Pima offers an Entrepreneurship Academy and Boot Camp that can help turn your business ideas into action in as little as five weeks. The series of workshops provide invaluable insight into all aspects faced by new and