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PCC gets 5-year Air Force contract, omits probation

PCC gets 5-year Air Force contract, omits probation

School fails to disclose sanction in $1.8 million bid to train military paramedics.

August 03, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Pima College details efforts to overcome probation

Pima College details efforts to overcome probation

College accreditors planning visit to college in September.

July 30, 2014 8:00 pmLoading…
Maricopa chancellor to help decide PCC's fate

Maricopa chancellor to help decide PCC's fate

Rufus Glasper is being appointed to the Chicago-based Higher Learning Commission.

June 20, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

PCC hires new provost, key figure to leave

Pima Community College is hiring a new provost with no experience in that role as it heads into the home stretch of its efforts to get off probation.

June 03, 2014 6:30 pmLoading…

PCC releases draft report of its probation fixes

Pima Community College has released a rough draft of what it plans to tell its accreditor to try to get off probation, a document that illustrates both how far the school has come and how far it still has to go to shed the sanction.

May 14, 2014 12:00 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…
Replacing failed leadership necessary for Pima Commuity College’s future

Replacing failed leadership necessary for Pima Commuity College’s future

Most in our community are familiar with news in the past year about Pima Community College’s unprofessional administrative and Governing Board behavior, including ignoring reports of eight employees who said they were sexually harassed.

December 22, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Lee Lambert: the first 100 days at Pima

My first 100 days as chancellor of Pima Community College have provided me a valuable opportunity to listen to many of you from this magnificent, diverse community. Thank you for welcoming me to Tucson, my new home.

November 04, 2013 12:00 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…

Business group to push ouster of 4 on PCC board

An influential group of local business leaders plans to pressure longtime members of Pima Community College's Governing Board to resign, and is prepared to lead a recall effort if they don't step down.

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Tucson business group plans to seek resignation of PCC board

An influential group of local business leaders plans to pressure longtime members of Pima Community College’s Governing Board to resign, and is preparing to lead a recall effort if they don’t step down.

April 23, 2013 5:42 pmLoading…
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…

Calls grow for 4 on Pima Community College board to resign

Calls for resignations of Pima Community College Governing Board members grew louder and more diverse Wednesday.

April 11, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Pima College picks interim chancellor

Pima College picks interim chancellor

The Pima Community College Governing Board has selected an interim chancellor to run the troubled school for the next several months.

April 02, 2013 5:45 pm Related Loading…

Pima College's problems are fixable, school tells accreditor

The overseers of Pima Community College, whose ethics and competence have been called into question by the school's accreditor, faced mounting calls for their resignations Friday as college officials maintained PCC's problems are fixable and should not lead to probation.

March 30, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…
Pima College responds to critical report

Pima College responds to critical report

Pima Community College may have serious problems in goverance and administration, but they don’t justify putting the troubled school on probation, the college’s in-house attorney said Friday in a letter to PCC’s accreditor

March 29, 2013 4:28 pm Related Loading…

Demands that they quit hit PCC board members

Members of Pima Community College's Governing Board faced calls for resignation and an emotional exchange with a sexual harassment complainant at their first public meeting since an investigation found widespread dysfunction in the school's upper echelons.

March 21, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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