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  • A New Vision for Central Arizona College

    A New Vision for Central Arizona College

    Dominic Savana, Cactus Editor

    September 27, 2016

    Last fall, Central Arizona College said its farewells to Dr. Doris Helmich, the eighth president of CAC, and navigated a significant fog of turmoil in an effort to find a worthy successor. The student body owes a debt of gratitude to Dr. James Moore for stepping in as interim president, assuring the... READ MORE »»

  • Viva Las Vegas

    Viva Las Vegas

    Quinton Prunty, Cactus Writer

    September 27, 2016

    Several students from Central Arizona College’s Graphic Design program had the amazing opportunity to take a trip to Las Vegas, Nevada for the annual Photoshop World Conference and Expo. Professor of Digital Media and Coordinator of the Graphic Design program, Sue Tatterson hand-picked five students... READ MORE »»

  • Adios, Vaquero

    Adios, Vaquero

    Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

    September 27, 2016

    After 43 years, Central Arizona College’s Signal Peak says goodbye to its iconic water tower mural. Due to Mother Nature’s intense force, the mural is extensively degraded. According to sources, CAC plans to remedy this situation by repainting the water tower. Unfortunately, there is no way to salvage... READ MORE »»

A New Vision for Central Arizona College

Dominic Savana, Cactus Editor

Last fall, Central Arizona College said its farewells to Dr. Doris Helmich, the eighth president of CAC, and navigated a significant fog of turmoil in an effort to find a worthy successor. The student body owes a debt of...  Read More »

September 27, 2016 • 0 comments

Home Away from Home (Dorms): an RA’s Viewpoint.

Miranda Martinez, Cactus Writer

The transition to college is hard, and moving into a new community and leaving home can be very difficult. Learning to live with a group of others, working to a very hectic schedule and keeping a social life can be a hard...  Read More »

September 27, 2016 • 0 comments

Hello, My Name Is

Hector Castellanos, Cactus Writer

Dr. Christina Marin is a wonderful, vibrant new teacher who recently joined the Central Arizona College Community. Christina is also the new Theater director. At the age of ten, Christina fell in love with the art of theatre....  Read More »

September 27, 2016 • 0 comments

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Phi Theta Kappa Zip Lining Adventure!

Edward Aguirre, Cactus Contributor

Phi Theta Kappa is one of the most recognized two year honors societies on community college campuses in the US. The students and advisors work hard during the school year on more than just keeping up their grades. Phi Theta...  Read More »

September 27, 2016 • 0 comments

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Over the Rainbow

Destiny Vasquez, Cactus Writer

What do people want to see when they look at the world? What do they want to hear, feel, remember, or even dream about? I want to believe that when I look at the world I live in, I see progressive thinking....  Read More »

September 27, 2016 • 0 comments

Leaving Scars

September 27, 2016

They Still Make Albums Like This

September 27, 2016

Join Me in the Void

September 27, 2016

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