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Rebecca Abeyta: Teaching and Learning

Rebecca brings a youthful spirit and sense of humor to her college classroom. She encourages anyone to learn ASL "because it's a beautiful language." As faculty, she helps students…
April 6, 2023

ESL Teacher Feature: Yanyan Zhang

I know from first-hand experience that it can take a while to learn a new language, so be patient with yourself. Things don't always go as expected. It is no different when it comes to learning…
April 4, 2023

Hermanas are Designing the Future

“Hands on”, “cool”, and “informational” were some of the ways 137 young women from Phoenix Union High School District described the faculty-led activities during the Hermanas Conference on February…
March 23, 2023

ESL Students Achieve Success

ESL students, Eiji Hata and Kaito Nakayama, are experiencing success on and off the field this semester at Phoenix College. As many college athletes agree, being a student athlete is no easy task.…
March 22, 2023

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