Amy May: A Woman Making History in Public Policy

Phoenix College (PC) student and Student Public Policy Forum (SPPF) member Amy May is partnering with El Mercado Thrift Store to host a clothing drive. Proceeds from the store support families with…
March 6, 2023

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Academic All-Stars: Bright Lights and Strong Leadership

Three of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) all-stars are honored with multiple awards for their outstanding academic performance, community service, and leadership.
March 3, 2023

Scott Avett is Guest Artist for the 2023 Eric Fischl Series

Contemporary painter, sculptor, author and Phoenix College (PC) alumnus Eric Fischl will host the 2023 ERIC FISCHL SERIES on Wednesday, April 12, 2023 in partnership with Phoenix Art Museum (PAM) and…
February 28, 2023

Larry Soller: A Legacy in Theatre

Dr. Soller mentored and inspired countless students, many of whom have succeeded in theater and the arts. His passion for enriching the lives of others through art and service was evident throughout…
February 21, 2023

Alumni Love Language: Nancy Chong & Jae Staats

Jae and Nancy first met in 1991, in an English 101 class at Phoenix College (PC). Jae was seventeen, having started college early. Nancy started her journey at PC on a tennis scholarship. They…
February 14, 2023

Dr. Debbie Webster, aka Superstar

Dr. Debbie Webster loves horror movies. Not the blood and guts variety, but scary movies with a psychological twist. Her favorite is The Conjuring. Not surprising, given she holds a Master's and…
February 11, 2023

Pepsico Awards Imelda’s Happy Tamales $10,000 and Digital Support

The $10,000 grant will allow me to buy a food truck.” Yet, it’s the one-on-one coaching from digital experts that offers real long-term impact.  “A team of people from Pepsico has been working with…
February 7, 2023

DREAM.US Scholarship Makes a DACA Student's Dream Come True

Recently retired, Professor Villacaña remembers when Sandra came to PC. "I interfaced with Sandra in two ways," he said. "She was a student in my engineering design courses, ECE 102…
January 30, 2023

PC Awarded Housing Grant to Support Students

Although the housing crisis has made housing unfathomable for millions of Americans, the housing crisis is felt acutely by community college students. In 2020, 52% of all community college students…
January 12, 2023

Sarah Nunez Perseveres to Make a Positive Impact

"I bleed blue and gold," said Sarah Nunez, a Phoenix College (PC) ambassador, honors student, and Student Success Specialist. "I absolutely love this school. It's changed my life…
December 7, 2022

Ashley Burns: Wisdom and Well-being

Ashley opens the door and welcomes students as they cross the hardwood floor to retrieve plum-colored yoga mats, bright blue yoga blocks, multi-colored bolsters, and gray wool blankets from the tall…
December 6, 2022