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Hello From Maricopa

Michaela Korges, Cactus Contributor

October 19, 2016

Filed under Around Campus

This September the Student Leadership Organization (SLO) at Maricopa campus took an afternoon to celebrate Hispanic Heritage and bring students together over games, candy, and crafts. The event was located mostly outside the C...

From a Rite of Passage to a Family Day: Halloween Traditions of the CAC Community

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

October 19, 2016

Filed under Around Campus

In America, Halloween is one of the biggest holidays of the year. As of 2015, over 64 percent of Americans celebrate Halloween. For one night, individuals get to become whoever or whatever their heart desires and get free candy...

Rocktacular

Hector Castellanos, Cactus Writer

October 19, 2016

Filed under Around Campus

A sight to see, Rocktacular was a great success, filled with many great performances. Great music played, skulls sat as stage decor, and the performers dressed up with fake blood dripping from the top of their heads all the way...

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

Miranda Martinez, Cactus Writer

September 27, 2016

Filed under Around Campus, Editorial & Opinion

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 act...

Hello, My Name Is

Hector Castellanos, Cactus Writer

September 27, 2016

Filed under Around Campus

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....

Title IX

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

September 27, 2016

Filed under Around Campus

College not only exposes you to new experiences, but to unseen dangers. One in five women and one is 16 men are sexually assaulted while in college. In order to spread awareness, create prevention, and provide safe ways to report...

The 5-day week Survey… Again?

Moriah Faint, Cactus Contributor

September 27, 2016

Filed under Around Campus

Last year, there was a proposal at a board meeting to take CAC back to a 5-day school week. When members of the Cactus heard of it, they decided to take a student survey, so that they could present the wishes of the student body...

STEM Center at SPC Campus

STEM Center at SPC Campus

September 27, 2016

Student Leadership Participates in Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Quinton Prunty, Cactus Writer

September 27, 2016

Filed under Around Campus

Central Arizona College’s Student Leadership Organization will be raising awareness of domestic violence for the entire month of October throughout all CAC campuses. Through events and seminars held on campus, their goal is t...

Adios, Vaquero

Adios, Vaquero

September 27, 2016

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