Monthly Archive:: December 2019

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

Great Things are Happening at Pima

50TH ANNIVERSARY GALA TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE Pima Community College will celebrate our five decades in service with a 50th Anniversary Gala. The event will take place 5:30 to 9 p.m., April 9, at Westin La Paloma Resort &

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

It Takes A Village to Support A Graduate

PIMA COLLABORATES WITH THE PASCUA YAQUI TRIBE NATIVE AMERICAN CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM Through a partnership with the Pascua Yaqui Tribe, Pima Community College is helping train tribal members for more prosperous careers. Frances Trinidad, who

Ask Ryan: Tips for Hunting Down A Scholarship

Dear Ryan, Where can I find money to pay for school? Sincerely, Starving Student Dear Starving Student, After you fill up on instant ramen noodles, take heed of the following tips for scholarship hunting: Start Early Research

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

Lift Off Now.

Finish Within Two Years… Pima Offers A-Z Career Choices We know you don’t have time to waste… Start your college education by visiting Pima Community College at Choose a course of study and enroll. Then, within

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Your community colleges provide nearly 75% of the education and training in Arizona after high school, serving students who will typically stay in Arizona. Many Arizonans choose community colleges as the starting place for a better life with broader choices: For