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  • CAC Students and Faculty Travel to Ireland

    CAC Students and Faculty Travel to Ireland

    Ashley Jackson, Cactus Writer

    May 10, 2017

    Everybody comes from somewhere.” Professor Heather Moulton proudly reiterates after her recent endeavor to the Emerald Isle – more commonly known as Ireland. The only complaint she had about her stay in Ireland was purely the fact that “There wasn’t enough time.” The next Humanities Tour is...

  • CAC’s Unsung Hero

    CAC’s Unsung Hero

    Kevin Abke, Cactus Writer

    May 10, 2017

    Central Arizona College and the Astronomy Department at the Signal Peak Campus have, according to Dean Bunkelmann, an unsung hero — Robert Boedeker. In March, 1976, while Robert was in the 9th grade, Robert contacted former astronomy professor Allan Morton to learn how to photograph a comet....

  • Through the Looking Glass

    Through the Looking Glass

    Rebecca Christensen, Cactus Writer

    May 10, 2017

    If you walk into our cafeteria these days, you might see a stray knuckle-sandwich, or the odd cat fight. What you don’t see, thankfully, are food fights. Back in 1972, this was not so. According to a few articles in the archived Cactus editions, food fights were an occurrence, albeit irregularly so....

  • Pascua Yaqui and My Traditions From Living on the Reservation

    Pascua Yaqui and My Traditions From Living on the Reservation

    Miranda Martinez, Cactus Writer

    May 10, 2017

    I am previously from Tucson, Arizona and I lived in a rather large community called old Pascua. Old Pascua is closer to midtown rather than being closer to the casino which is on the far south side of Tucson.There are two Pascua Yaqui communities, Old Pascua and New Pascua. Where my family and I live...

  • Pharmacy School Transfers

    Pharmacy School Transfers

    Lenah Lankhaar, Cactus Writer

    May 10, 2017

    Three Central Arizona College students’ —, Mindy Arroyo, Shannon King and Maria McBride have been accepted directly to pharmacy school. This is not something that happens often but with hard work, is certainly achievable. Shannon and Mindy will be attending Midwestern Pharmacy School and Maria will...

Around Campus

Kevin Abke, Cactus Writer

Community Forums CAC President, Dr. Jackie Elliot and members of the board have been conducting community forums, throughout the month of April. The final forum was held on April 20, at the Superstition Mountain Campus....

May 10, 2017No Comments

2017 Graduation Relocation

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

Central Arizona College’s graduation ceremony will have a change of scenery this year. With the Signal Peak campus breaking ground on their new Student Union, the Green will not be available to host the event. To accommodate...

May 10, 2017No Comments

CAC Students and Faculty Travel to Ireland

CAC Students and Faculty Travel to Ireland

Ashley Jackson, Cactus Writer

Everybody comes from somewhere.” Professor Heather Moulton proudly reiterates after her recent endeavor to the Emerald Isle – more commonly known as Ireland. The only complaint she had about her stay in Ireland was purely...

May 10, 2017No Comments

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Boots and Books

Boots and Books

Sierra Lewis, Cactus Writer

Being a college athlete takes a lot of time and dedication. High expectations apply to all sports teams including the Central Arizona College...

November 27, 2016No Comments

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Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

Michaela Korges, Cactus Writer

What do get when you take a tale as old as time and turn it into a mediocre movie? A view from the top of the box office, apparently. Disney...

May 10, 2017No Comments

Kong: Skull Island

Kong: Skull Island

May 10, 2017

Over the Rainbow

May 10, 2017

Cultural Connection

May 10, 2017

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