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December 2013

Dec 17, 2013 PCC Publishes Annual Audited Financial Report
Dec 13, 2013 PCC Early Childhood Studies Program Accredited
Dec 12, 2013 PCC to Limit Tobacco Use to Designated Areas
Dec 12, 2013 PCC Honors Nursing Graduates, Dec. 12
Dec 12, 2013 PCC Dual Enrollment Veterinary Students Receive Certificates Friday at East Campus
Dec 11, 2013 Market On the Move Dec. 14 at PCC Northwest Campus
Dec 6, 2013 CANCELLED: Top Community College Leader to Speak at PCC
Dec 5, 2013 Market On the Move Dec. 7 at PCC Desert Vista Campus
Dec 2, 2013 PCC EMT-B Students Part of TMC Mass Casualty Drill Dec. 5

November 2013

Nov 27, 2013 Free Lecture, ‘Climate Change at Arctic’s Edge,’ Dec. 3 at PCC
Nov 26, 2013 PCC Names Interim President of Downtown Campus
Nov 22, 2013 PCC Details Probation Progress
Nov 21, 2013 PCC East Campus Marks Start of El Tour 81-mile Race
Nov 21, 2013 Paralympians Featured Nov. 25 at PCC Screening, Panel Discussion
Nov 21, 2013 PCC Foundation Awards Scholarships to Three Active-Duty Students
Nov 20, 2013 Study at PCC of Performance-Based Scholarships Shows Promise
Nov 19, 2013 Financial Aid Workshop at PCC Nov. 20
Nov 14, 2013 Citizens’ Panel to Keep an Eye on PCC Finances
Nov 14, 2013 PCC Hosts Marketing, Branding Panel Discussion Tonight
Nov 13, 2013 PCC to Host ‘Project Hoodie’ Nov. 15
Nov 12, 2013 Dr. Zelema Harris to Provide Leadership of PCC Provost’s Office
Nov 12, 2013 Scholarship Program Provides 8-to-1 Match on Tuition Savings Toward Bachelor’s Degree
Nov 8, 2013 PCC Teams Up with Air Force to Help Active-Duty Students
Nov 7, 2013 PCC Expanding, Redesigning Veterans Center
Nov 5, 2013 PCC Fall 2013 Faculty Speakers’ Series Nov. 5 Highlights Baja’s Whales, Dolphins, Sea Lions and More
Nov 4, 2013 PCC Students to Hold “No Fashion – Fashion Show” Contest on Nov. 22
Nov 1, 2013 Arizona Attorney General’s Office Questions PCC Over In-State Tuition for DACA Students
Nov 1, 2013 Dr. Zelema Harris Named PCC Interim Executive Vice Chancellor for Institutional Effectiveness

October 2013

Oct 31, 2013 PCC Fills Two Administrative Positions at Community Campus
Oct 31, 2013 Chancellor Pledges to Improve PCC Student Readiness for Careers, College
Oct 30, 2013 PCC East Campus Free Health and Wellness Conference Nov. 12
Oct 29, 2013 PCC Math Competition is Nov. 1
Oct 28, 2013 PCC Day of the Dead Celebrations at Downtown Campus, Oct. 29
Oct 25, 2013 PCC East Campus closed Oct. 26-27 for cooling system repairs
Oct 25, 2013 Arizona AARP Director Meets Baby Boomers at PCC Event Oct. 29
Oct 24, 2013 PCC Awards 14 Practical Nursing Certificates on Oct. 31
Oct 24, 2013 PCC Names Interim President of Community Campus
Oct 24, 2013 PCC, City of Tucson Offer Annual All-Ages Halloween Event, Oct. 26
Oct 23, 2013 PCC to Host Open House at Green Valley Learning Center
Oct 22, 2013 PCC Names Former Raytheon Executive as Interim Vice Chancellor for Human Resources
Oct 18, 2013 PCC Foundation to Host Building Community Luncheon
Oct 17, 2013 Top Chefs at Student Culinarian Invitational at PCC Desert Vista Campus
Oct 16, 2013 PCC Site of Community Conversation to Find Solutions to Workplace Bullying
Oct 15, 2013 PCC, TUSD Sponsor Fourth Annual PARENT UNIVERSITY
Oct 14, 2013 PCC’s Northwest Campus Celebrates 10 Years
Oct 11, 2013 PCC Theatre Arts Presents Contemporary Drama "The Laramie Project"
Oct 10, 2013 PCC's Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery presents "CONSTRUCT: Putting It Together"
Oct 10, 2013 PCC Considers Limiting Tobacco Use to Designated Areas
Oct 9, 2013 PCC to Hold Forums for Updates on Probation
Oct 8, 2013 PCC Site of Press Conference Oct. 9 to Launch Education Campaign on Affordable Care Act

September 2013

Sep 30, 2013 PCC Fall 2013 Faculty Speakers’ Series Kicks Off Oct. 1 With Tasty Offering
Sep 27, 2013 Higher Education Forum Oct. 2 at PCC
Sep 27, 2013 PCC Holds Earth Science Day Event at Northwest Campus
Sep 26, 2013 Information Session Sept. 26 in English, Spanish on Attending PCC, UA
Sep 24, 2013 PCC Hosts Conference, Resource Fair on Assisting Former Offenders Re-Enter Workforce
Sep 19, 2013 PCC in Critical Phase of Self-Study Process
Sep 12, 2013 PCC Instructor Wins $30,000 Writing Prize
Sep 9, 2013 U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education to Visit PCC Adult Education Sept. 11
Sep 6, 2013 PCC Names New Director of Center for Training and Development
Sep 5, 2013 Still Time to Register for PCC Classes
Sep 3, 2013 Broadcasters Career Fair at Pima’s Downtown Campus on Sept. 12

August 2013

Aug 28, 2013 Phi Theta Kappa Promotes Commit to Completion Signing at PCC
Aug 27, 2013 First Behavioral Health Specialist Certificate Completers honored Aug. 28
Aug 26, 2013 PCC Starts School Year With Enhanced Security Measures
Aug 20, 2013 PCC Awards 13 Practical Nursing Certificates on Aug. 21
Aug 16, 2013 PCC Receives $3.249 Million Grant to Strengthen Dental Studies
Aug 15, 2013 PCC Offers Scholarships for Lowest-level Developmental Education Classes
Aug 14, 2013 Job Fair at PCC’s Northwest Campus on Aug. 22
Aug 8, 2013 PCC’s Aviation Technology Graduates in Aug. 9 Completion Ceremony
Aug 7, 2013 Sept. 4 Gala Benefits New CTD 50th Anniversary Endowment
Aug 6, 2013 Accreditor Approves Key PCC Report
Aug 6, 2013 PCC Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery presents FACULTY EXHIBIT

July 2013

Jul 31, 2013 PCC Launches Free Shuttle Service in Fall Semester
Jul 29, 2013 PCC Reaches Milestone, Submits Key Report to Accreditor
Jul 19, 2013 PCC Artists in Tucson Museum of Art Exhibition
Jul 15, 2013 PCC Chancellor Assumes Key Leadership Positions in National Community College Organization
Jul 11, 2013 Experience MangaMania at PCC’s Downtown Campus July 27
Jul 8, 2013 PCC Center for the Arts Announces 2013-2014 Season, "BRAVO!"
Jul 3, 2013 PCC Posts Draft of Key Report Online, Seeks Public Comment
Jul 1, 2013 Solar Car Race Is Final Exam for Teens in PCC Summer Program

June 2013

Jun 28, 2013 New PCC Chancellor Begins Tour of Campuses July 1
Jun 27, 2013 Over 160 Community Members Volunteer for PCC Probation Committees
Jun 26, 2013 Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services Affirms PCC’s ‘AA’ Rating
Jun 25, 2013 PCC Receives Federal Funds from Governor’s Office of Highway Safety
Jun 21, 2013 PCC Names Manuel “Manny” Amado Acting Chief of Police
Jun 18, 2013 Public Invited to Join PCC Probation Committees
Jun 13, 2013 PCC on Schedule to Pay Last of Bond Debt in 2014
Jun 12, 2013 Public Can View PCC Board Meetings Live on Web
Jun 11, 2013 PCC Awards 16 Practical Nursing Certificates June 13
Jun 10, 2013 PCC Site of Community Forum on Sex Trafficking, June 13
Jun 7, 2013 PCC Hosts LULAC State Convention
Jun 7, 2013 PCC Hosts SparkFun Electronics National Training Tour
Jun 7, 2013 Dr. Suzanne L. Miles to Retire
Jun 6, 2013 Student Success Expert to Hold Public Forum at PCC

May 2013

May 31, 2013 PCC in National Push to Train Baby Boomers
May 29, 2013 Alberding Amble Raises $1,360 for PCC Math Scholarships
May 28, 2013 Summer Classes Begin at PCC
May 28, 2013 PCC Finishes Second in Southwest Region of Math Competition
May 24, 2013 PCC Releases Truth in Taxation Information
May 21, 2013 Nearly 300 PCC Adult Education Students to Graduate Wednesday
May 17, 2013 PCC Names Lambert New Chancellor
May 17, 2013 Authors from Across the U.S. Coming to Pima Writers' Workshop
May 14, 2013 Family Night at PCC’s Fire Academy
May 13, 2013 PCC Employees Present Best Practices at Regional Advising Conference
May 13, 2013 PCC Earns High Rating from Bond Agency
May 13, 2013 American Chemical Society Chapter Honors PCC Instructor
May 9, 2013 PCC Provost Outlines Probation Response Plan
May 8, 2013 PCC to Host Oyama Elementary at ‘Return of the Corn Mothers’ Photojournalism Exhibit
May 7, 2013 PCC Chooses 2013 Commencement Speaker
May 3, 2013 Videos of PCC Chancellor Search Forums on PCC Website
May 3, 2013 PCC Board to Meet HLC Liaison, Education Consultant May 3
May 1, 2013 PCC Hosts Fashion Show ‘Once Upon a Time,’ May 3

April 2013

Apr 30, 2013 PCC’s Center for Training and Development ‘family’ Reunion Picnic, May 4
Apr 26, 2013 PCC Chancellor Finalist Forums April 29-May 2
Apr 24, 2013 PCC Foundation Fiesta Speaker Hopes to Make a Difference
Apr 24, 2013 PCC Graduation ‘One for the Record Books’
Apr 20, 2013 Finalists Named in PCC Chancellor Search
Apr 19, 2013 PCC Hosts Annual Japanese Speech Contest April 20
Apr 17, 2013 Higher Learning Commission Places PCC on Probation
Apr 16, 2013 PCC Offers Pima for Kids Programs for Kids of All Ages
Apr 16, 2013 PCC Foundation Elects Chairman of Board of Directors
Apr 12, 2013 Incoming PCC Interim Chancellor: ‘Pima a Great Institution’
Apr 12, 2013 PCC's Chorale & College Singers in Spring Concert
Apr 12, 2013 Three to Speak at PCC Multicultural Convocation May 9
Apr 11, 2013 PCC Holds Earth Day Event at Northwest Campus
Apr 10, 2013 PCC AmeriCorps Members Engage Tucson Youth in Large-Scale Projects for Global Youth Service Day, April 26-28, 2013
Apr 9, 2013 PCC Board Member One of 2013's Corn Mothers
Apr 4, 2013 PCC Foundation Holds Scholarship Recognition Fiesta
Apr 2, 2013 Veteran Educator Chosen as PCC’s New Interim Chancellor
Apr 2, 2013 PCC Practical Nursing Students to be Awarded Certificates
Apr 2, 2013 PCC Presents Dr. Mark Nelson's Annual Faculty Tuba Recital
Apr 2, 2013 Complete a Certificate in Massage Therapy in One Year at PCC
Apr 1, 2013 PCC Instructor’s April 2 Talk: Why We Know What We Know

March 2013

Mar 28, 2013 PCC to Interview Candidates for Interim Chancellor
Mar 21, 2013 PCC's Tuition to Remain Among Lowest in Arizona
Mar 20, 2013 PCC to Host Open House at Northwest Campus
Mar 15, 2013 PCC Receives Report from Higher Learning Commission
Mar 15, 2013 LULAC Honors Dr. Johnson Bia, PCC Desert Vista Campus President
Mar 14, 2013 PCC Hosts Truck Driver Training Program Open House, March 22
Mar 13, 2013 Mayor’s Youth Task Force Summit at PCC March 14
Mar 13, 2013 PCC Presents "The Diary of Anne Frank"
Mar 12, 2013 Acclaimed Guitarist Gabriel Ayala to Lecture, Perform at PCC
Mar 11, 2013 PCC AmeriCorps Promotes Service during National AmeriCorps Week, March 9-17
Mar 6, 2013 PCC’s Public Safety and Emergency Services Institute Graduates 28 from EMT-Paramedic Program
Mar 5, 2013 PCC Hosts Free Public Lecture
Mar 1, 2013 PCC Veterinary Technician Program Offering Free Orientations in March, April

February 2013

Feb 28, 2013 PCC to Explore Expansion into Center of Downtown
Feb 27, 2013 PCC’s Aviation Technology Graduates in March 1 Completion Ceremony
Feb 25, 2013 PCC's Chorale & College Singers in Concert
Feb 25, 2013 PCC’s Alberding Amble 5K and Fun Run/Walk on April 27 Covers New Atterbury Wash Greenway
Feb 18, 2013 12 PCC Students Earn Arizona Phi Theta Kappa Honors
Feb 15, 2013 PCC East Campus Observatory Hosts Astronomy Magazine Viewing Event, Feb. 16
Feb 13, 2013 Phi Theta Kappa Announces 2013 Faculty Scholars
Feb 11, 2013 PCC Celebrates Adult Literacy Week February 10-16
Feb 8, 2013 Open house Feb. 12 celebrates Center for Training and Development’s 50th Anniversary
Feb 8, 2013 PCC Faculty Speakers' Series
Feb 6, 2013 PCC to Extend Search for New Chancellor

January 2013

Jan 29, 2013 Higher Learning Commission Praises PCC
Jan 29, 2013 PCC East Campus hosts Border Patrol report briefing by Rep. Barber’s Office
Jan 24, 2013 Finalists Named in PCC Chancellor Search
Jan 24, 2013 Center for Training and Development Honors 18 Graduates of Practical Nursing Training Jan. 24
Jan 23, 2013 PCC Chancellor Search Committee’s List of Finalists to Be Announced Thursday
Jan 23, 2013 PCC to Host Celebration to Honor Mentors and Mentoring Programs
Jan 18, 2013 Elvis Is in the Building in PCC Musical Comedy "All Shook Up"
Jan 18, 2013 PCC Launches New Program to Fill Need for Nurses
Jan 17, 2013 PCC’s AmeriCorps Participates in MLK Day of Service, Jan. 21
Jan 15, 2013 Barbara Penn, Benjamin McKee and Joe Dal Pra Display Art at PCC's Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery
Jan 15, 2013 There’s Still Time to Register for Spring Classes at PCC
Jan 10, 2013 PCC Hires Veteran Local Attorney as General Counsel
Jan 9, 2013 PCC Presents Dr. Jonathan Ng, Tenor, in a Vocal Concert
Jan 9, 2013 PCC Board Members to Be Sworn In Jan. 9
Jan 7, 2013 Protect Your Child with an AZCHIP Child Identification Kit