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 collection and current exhibits inspiring student designs for the 7 p.m., May 5 fashion show at Fox Tucson Theatre. Gadabout Salons again will design hair and makeup for show models.
New this year are public seminars by New York and Los Angeles industry professionals May 3 at TMA.
On May 1, TMA also will host a VIP event benefiting TMA and Pima Fashion Design. Find the latest updates at facebook.com/pimafashion.
Aztecs Best All-Academic Total Second Year in A Row
Women’s basketball’s 3.20 cumulative GPA earns it team honorable mention
For the second straight year, Pima Community College’s Athletics set a program record for individual student-athletes earning National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) All-Academic honors.
A total of 34 Aztecs made all-academic teams by, among other things, passing at least 24 semester hours in the academic year with a minimum 3.6 GPA. Nine of them made the NJCAA All-Academic First Team with 4.00 GPAs. The women’s basketball team earned honorable mention in the team category, with a cumulative team GPA of 3.20.
Enjoy the TSRA Car Show at Downtown Campus in April
Pima’s Downtown Campus will host the Tucson Street Rod Association 45th Annual Rodders Days car show 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., April 27. The event is free to spectators; free parking is plentiful. Last year, TSRA donated $4,000 from its proceeds to support Pima programs.