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September 12, 2014 11:48 amLoading…
NORMANDY: Progress at the speed of trust

NORMANDY: Progress at the speed of trust

At the intersection of Page and Ferguson, a new grocery store and senior housing center are the fruits of a $40 million effort by the nonprofit Beyond Housing to unite the 24 municipalities in the Normandy school district, but history suggests it’s an elusive goal.

April 05, 2014 6:30 amLoading…
Normandy: A shared fate

Normandy: A shared fate

The 38,000 residents within the Normandy school district are scattered among an alphabet soup of 24 municipalities. It’s a community partly defined by economic decline. But it’s also one of country clubs, proud subdivisions and hope for a different path.

April 05, 2014 6:30 amLoading…

Leading by example: The Case for recalling the PCC Board of Governors

Since 1969, Pima Community College has provided education, training and hope for tens of thousands of Southern Arizonans.

March 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy High School senior Raquan Smith takes his mark on stage during a rehearsal of of the school's production of "All the Great Books (abridged)" on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. Smith hopes to be an actor and last month he auditioned for a spot at New York City's famed Juilliard School. Tho…

March 10, 2014 4:34 pmLoading…
Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy senior Raquan Smith participates in his AP Biology class with teacher Ninfa Matiase on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. Smith points to his relationships with the staff as one of the reasons he rebuffed suggestions from family members that he transfer to a different school district after N…

March 10, 2014 2:25 pmLoading…
Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy senior Raquan Smith crosses Page Avenue as he begins his walk to school early on Thursday, March 6, 2014. "My visual every morning is what the world is not seeing," he said. "It's abandoned buildings — everywhere. It's impoverished communities. There are no big businesses out here c…

March 10, 2014 2:24 pmLoading…
Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy High classmate and fellow senior Lanisha McClendon reaches for a piece of Danish as Raquan Smith has breakfast with his friends in the school cafeteria on Thursday, March 6, 2014. Photo by Robert Cohen, rcohen@post-dispatch.com

March 07, 2014 10:19 amLoading…
Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy senior Raquan Smith passes the old Allhoff Bros. Feed Store, now a recycling center in Wellston, as he approaches the high school after walking his daily 1.2 miles on Thursday, March 6, 2014. "My visual every morning is what the world is not seeing," he said. "It's abandoned buildin…

March 07, 2014 10:19 amLoading…
Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Heading to class after breakfast, Normandy senior Raquan Smith passes a portrait of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Thursday, March 6, 2014. The portrait contains a passage from King's "I've Been to the Mountaintop" speech. Photo by Robert Cohen, rcohen@post-dispatch.com

March 07, 2014 10:15 amLoading…
Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Normandy senior Raquan Smith has a playful exchange with his AP Biology teacher, Ninfa Matiase, after class on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. Smith points to his relationships with the staff as one of the reasons he rebuffed suggestions from family members that he transfer to a different school d…

March 07, 2014 10:13 amLoading…

Normandy seniors, uncertain about their future, will graduate

Though he normally skips school lunches, a plate of nachos brought Normandy senior Raquan Smith to stand in line on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. Photo by Robert Cohen, rcohen@post-dispatch.com

March 07, 2014 10:12 amLoading…

Pima College closer to shedding probation

Pima Community College has taken a small but crucial step forward in its quest to get off probation in two years.

August 08, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Report: No PCC complaint process

If you've ever lodged a complaint with Pima Community College and felt like it fell into a black hole, there's a very good chance it did, a new report indicates.

August 03, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Besieged Pima College board to get new training

Besieged Pima College board to get new training

Longtime Governing Board members of Pima Community College will be schooled on how to do their jobs properly after a recent investigation cast doubt on their ethics and competence.

July 29, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…
Video: Normandy schools chief tries to keep students in district

Video: Normandy schools chief tries to keep students in district

New Normandy School Superintendent Tyrone McNichols talks to parent Zandra Chatman, who was at district offices Thursday to transfer her child to an accredited district.

July 11, 2013 2:47 pmLoading…
Pima College to Tucson: 'We did not listen' and are sorry

Pima College to Tucson: 'We did not listen' and are sorry

After nearly a year of downplaying its failings, Pima Community College has issued a sweeping public apology for the pervasive problems that recently led to the college's being put on probation by its accreditor.

July 07, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…

Human resources boss will be third administrator to quit Pima Community College within weeks

Another top executive is leaving Pima Community College.

July 04, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Pima Community College slapped with 2 years of probation

Pima Community College slapped with 2 years of probation

Pima Community College has been given two years to fix its pervasive problems or effectively go out of business.

April 18, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…

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