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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

There’s Always Good News at Pima

Pima’s Sculpture-On-Campus Opening Reception and Artist Talk is Oct. 29 An opening reception for this year’s installation of Sculpture-On-Campus will be held Oct. 29 at Pima Community College’s East Campus. The reception is free and open to the public

Learn Lifetime Skills that Lead to Personal Health and Wellness

Pima courses to support your physical, mental and financial well-being Learn How to Live a Healthier Lifestyle It is never too late to learn new skills and make lifestyle changes that promote health, wellness and fitness. In

Great things are happening at Pima

State OKs $15M for Pima Aviation Tech expansion Pima’s Aviation Technology Center is planning a second aircraft hangar, additional lab space and new classrooms. The state-funded, $15 million expansion allows Pima’s Aviation Technology Program to double its

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