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  • From China to CAC

    From China to CAC

    Alissa Chavez, Cactus Contributor

    December 9, 2017

    Every semester, foreign exchange students from around the globe come to CAC. This year has not been an exception as we welcomed four students from Northeastern University in Shenyang, China. It seems like a long way to travel from China all the way to Arizona, but you may be even more surprised to...

  • CAC Rodeo Team

    CAC Rodeo Team

    Leah Cirks, Cactus Writer

    December 9, 2017

    The CAC Rodeo team is off to a great start this season with both the men and women’s teams taking 1st place. As of October 2017, the men’s rodeo team is first in their division with 2573 total points. They have a sizable lead on the 2nd place team, New Mexico State University, with 1854 total point...

  • The Tragedy of Arizona’s Opioid Epidemic

    The Tragedy of Arizona’s Opioid Epidemic

    Nick Feldman, Cactus Writer

    December 9, 2017

    Have you ever gotten your wisdom teeth pulled, broken your arm, had surgery, or perhaps found yourself in any situation that caused so much pain that the doctor had to prescribe you something along the lines of Hydrocodone (Vicodin, Lortabs) and/or Oxycodone (Percocet, Oxycontin)?  I, personally, have...

  • Track and Field: Olympians in the Making

    Track and Field: Olympians in the Making

    Ivy McClanahan, Cactus Writer

    December 9, 2017

    “The will to win means nothing, if you haven’t the will to prepare.” CAC’s track and field team demonstrates this quote everyday through training, meets, and their determination to never give up. Since the opening of CAC, 39 track and field athletes have gone on to compete in the Olympics, with...

  • Behind the Art

    Behind the Art

    Michaela Korges, Cactus Writer

    December 9, 2017

     From the minute I walk into the room, my head is on a swivel. I can’t stop gazing at the art that surrounds me on every side in the Sizer building as I witness the student art gallery. On one wall, a mischievous Dead Pool holds a super soaker like he might use it at any minute. Next to him hangs ...

    Metalwork by various artists

Margaret Dooley, Cactus Contributor

December 9, 2017No Comments

When you’re thinking about financial aid, be sure to check out CAC Foundation Scholarships on the college website - centralaz.edu/admissions/paying-for-college/financial-aid. What is the CAC Foundation exactly? In 1968, the same year CAC was founded at Signa...

From China to CAC

Alissa Chavez, Cactus Contributor

December 9, 2017No Comments

Every semester, foreign exchange students from around the globe come to CAC. This year has not been an exception as we welcomed four students from Northeastern University in Shenyang, China. It seems like a long way to...

CAC Rodeo Team

Leah Cirks, Cactus Writer

December 9, 2017No Comments

The CAC Rodeo team is off to a great start this season with both the men and women’s teams taking 1st place. As of October 2017, the men’s rodeo team is first in their division with 2573 total points. They have a siz...

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CAC Rodeo Team

Leah Cirks, Cactus Writer

December 9, 2017No Comments

The CAC Rodeo team is off to a great start this season with both the men and women’s teams taking 1st place. As of October 2017, the men’...

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Lucas Elgin, Cactus Writer

December 9, 2017No Comments

This last month we had both a Marvel and DC movie come out, and while Marvel’s “Thor Ragnarok” was expectedly good, DC’s “Justice League”...

Matter Over Mind

Matter Over Mind

December 9, 2017

Where the Last Two Years of My Life Went

Where the Last Two Years of My Life Went

December 9, 2017

Maybe They’re Born with It, Maybe It’s a Crappy Childhood

Maybe They’re Born with It, Maybe It’s a Crappy Childhood

December 9, 2017

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