Archive for March, 2013

  • Celebrate Paradise! PVCC recognizes community partners and donors who support education

    Paradise Valley Community College saluted the community leaders, givers and partners who support PVCC and excellence in education during the third Annual “Celebrate Paradise!” Community Awards and Donor Recognition Reception on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. Community partners, outstanding alumni and individual donors of the year […]

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  • PVCC creative writing professor named national Professor of the Year

    The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) have named Paradise Valley Community College professor Dr. Lois Roma-Deeley a 2012 Professor of the Year. She is one of four honorees chosen from over 300 distinguished professors nationwide […]

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  • PVCC scholars named to 2013 All-Arizona Academic Team

    Paradise Valley Community College students Ryan Borys and Aaron Pressley have been named to the 2013 All-Arizona Academic Team and were honored on February 20, at the 18th Annual awards luncheon at the Hilton East in Mesa. They are among more than 75 academic all-stars […]

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  • PVCC Women win National Soccer NJCAA Division I Championship

    2012 NJCAA Division 1 National Champions Paradise Valley Community College’s undefeated Women’s Soccer Team shutout the top-seeded Brevard Community College 3-0 in November to win the NJCAA Division I Championship in Melbourne, Fla. The Pumas finished the season 22-0-2 with 115 goals scored and only […]

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  • Councilman Waring and US Congressman Schwiekert Held Town Hall

    PVCC President Paul Dale welcomed Phoenix District 2 Councilman Jim Waring (L) and US District 6 Congressman David Schweikert (R) to campus February 11 for an informal public meet and greet session.  Local and national budgets were primary topics, and attendees had the opportunity to […]

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  • NASA Astronaut Landed at PVCC | Feb 27

    Astronaut Rick Linnehan visited Paradise Valley Community College on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013 in support of NASA’s Destination Station: Space station science and research awareness campaign! Destination Station was held at the PVCC Center for the Performing Arts with approximately 150 students in attendance. Linnehan spoke to students […]

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  • 1973 ROCKS! – 2013 Fine & Performing Arts Scholarship Fundraiser | Mar 2 & 3

    The Division of Fine and Performing Arts at Paradise Valley Community College presents its annual rock-and-roll scholarship fundraiser, silent auction, and reception, “1973 Rocks!” March 2-3 in the Center for the Performing Arts, 18401 N. 32nd St., Phoenix. Dynamic vocalists Cornelius Bishop, Dierdre Evans, Eric […]

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  • From Mars to Main Street | What the Mars Curiosity rover landing means to small businesses | March 6

    Talk to the Mars Curiosity rover flight director – the third in a series of exciting activities taking place during Paradise Valley Community College’s Spring Into STEM series.  The event is free, open to the public, and held at the PVCC Center for the Performing […]

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  • Join Phoenix Councilmen for a bicycle cruise along 32nd Street | Mar 9

    The North 32nd Street community his hosting a 5.9 mile bicycle ride along the North 32nd St. Corridor on Saturday, March 9, 2013.  For more information, go to their facebook page www.facebook.com/north32ndstreet.

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  • Shaping Our Future: How Should Higher Education Help Us Create the Society We Want? | Mar 19

    The Paradise Valley Community College Office of the President and the President’s Community Council invite public participation in an important and engaging Community Conversation taking place Tuesday, March 19, 2013 from 7:30 to 9 a.m., on the college campus. Shaping Our Future… is a national, […]

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