Monthly Archive:: December 2020

Chancellor’s Letter To The Community: The New Normal

With its Centers of Excellence, Pima is building pathways to meaningful, well-paying careers As has been true every January for the past 50-plus years, students will return this month to Pima Community College to start or continue

Good News for a Great New Year

Take a Student Success Course for Free! Pima Community College is offering Student Success courses for free for the spring 2021 semester, creating hundreds of dollars in potential savings and removing a financial barrier to Pima County

Pima Hosts TSRA Annual Car Show; TSRA Supports Pima’s Programs

TSRA Rodders Days Car Show set for April 24 For one glorious Saturday each April, the west parking lot at Pima Community College’s Downtown Campus is home to the state’s oldest street rod and custom car show.

Energetic Pima Respiratory Care Graduate On Front Lines of COVID-19 Crisis

By Pima Staff 2:40 A.M. Respiratory Therapist (RT) Katalina Zimdars, Pima Community College Class of 2020, begins her day with a strenuous weightlifting and running workout. “My daily workout sets the mood and energy for the rest

The Cyber Future

Pima students get real-world experience in Cybersecurity and Information Technology at new Center of Excellence Imagine… …getting a text at 2 a.m., informing you that your organization’s servers are down and it’s up to you to get them back

‘They lifted me up’

A student finds support and a career that fits just right By Paul Schwalbach It’s not often that someone on the verge of receiving a $10,000-a-year pay raise quits her job because she knows she will have

Ask Ryan: Stick with It: Six tips to conquering online learning

Dear Ryan, Last semester was my first semester taking an online class. I did just okay. I know I’ll be taking classes online and virtually in the future because of COVID-19. How can I be more successful

Learn Fine Arts from Some of the Finest Artists

Sculptor, head of Pima’s Ceramics department exhibits internationally and locally By Pima Staff Pima Community College’s Ceramics department head Hirotsune Tashima keeps making his mark internationally and locally through his often whimsical, sometimes poignant ceramic sculptures. This

Art lovers: Join us ONLINE for Pima’s Sculpture-On-Campus Virtual Art Exhibition

Seven new works of art on display  Even in times of toil and trouble – or especially in those times – art can set you free. With COVID-19 keeping people at home, Pima Community College’s Sculpture-On-Campus moved

Pima through COVID-19 Resources

Pima recognizes that the COVID-19 crisis drastically has affected its students. While on-campus services currently are not available, the College is adapting its services and instruction based on the best interests of the students and community. pima.edu/covid19

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