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Black History Art Exhibition

March 18, 2014 by admin  
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Tweet On February 25th, the El Pueblo-Liberty Student Leadership Council, under the leadership of facilitator and instructor Christy Schramski, hosted a Black History Art Exhibition featuring the collection of retired educator and collector Hareld Craig. The exhibition was available for viewing from 9 am – 8 pm. More than 200 adult education students and student [...]

29th St. Coalition Information Fair- A Success

November 21, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet Written by: Nicole Gleason PCAE A collective group of staff at the 29th St. Coalition Center of Adult Ed researched the needs of their students via surveys in order to host an ‘Information Fair’ that could accurately address the needs in a new, interactive fashion as students get to roam and gather information from [...]

PCAE Student Leadership Council Gives GED Scholarships

November 12, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet Student Council in Adult Education has always been about uniting the community and giving back. Every year, the Student Council from the 3 centers El Rio, 29th St, Coalition (formerly known as Eastside) and El Pueblo Learning center make themselves visible via a variety of fundraisers. “Sometimes we do bake sales or snack bars.” [...]

Kindness and Ben’s Bells collaborate with 29th St. Student Council!

October 29, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet By: Nicole Gleason, Nora Gleason On Thursday, 19th of September, 2013 the 29th Street Coalition Center PCC Adult Education received a special guest speaker at the Student Council meeting headed by Nora and Nicole Gleason. The speaker was Jeanette Mare, the founder of the beloved organization known as Ben’s Bells. For quite some time [...]

Roundtable with Assistant Secretary Dr. Brenda Dann-Messier

September 20, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet United States Assistant Secretary for Vocational and Adult Education leading a roundtable with students, instructors, managers, PCC campus presidents and Chancellor Lee Lambert. Some community leaders also joined the roundtable, including Supervisor Richard Elias and a representative from Raul Grijalva’s office.

Assistant Secretary of Education Brenda Dann-Messier Visits El Pueblo-Liberty Learning Center

September 16, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet Last Thursday afternoon, PCC Adult Education’s El Pueblo Liberty Learning Center was honored to host to Dr. Brenda Dann-Messier, the United States Assistant Secretary for Vocational and Adult Education. She led a roundtable of students, instructors, managers, PCC campus presidents and Chancellor Lee Lambert. Some community leaders also joined the roundtable, inclusing Supervisor Richard [...]

PCCAE Student Ambassadors Program Continues to Lead

June 26, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet Student voice is at the heart of our work in adult education.  On a literal level, students come to us to acquire the language and basic skills they need to survive in their daily lives.  In a larger sense, students developing their voice means gaining the skills to fully participate in community and civic [...]

Nearly 300 PCC Adult Education Students Graduate

June 26, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet “Head in the direction of your dreams,” one grad says After being out of school for 36 years, Maria “Rosario” Messina was among the nearly 300 men and women who crossed the stage in a cap and gown on May 22  to receive her GED. “Always head in the direction of your dreams,” said [...]

Board sends message of support for Adult Education funding

June 26, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet   On April 10, 2013, the Board of Governors sent the following letter to Arizona Senate President Andy Biggs and House Speaker Andy Tobin. Dear Senate President Biggs and House Speaker Tobin, As members of the Governing Board that oversees Pima Community College, we are writing you to express our strong support for full [...]

Student Ambassadors Present at National Collegiate Leadership Conference at UA

June 21, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet Recently at the end of a busy, fruitful Adult Literacy Week of visiting the Capitol & meeting with Legislators, our AZ Adult Education Ambassador team presented at the NCLC at the University of Arizona. Student government leaders and advisors from all over the country attended our workshop: “Ambassadors: Advanced Student Leadership Training.” I came [...]

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