Stories Wanted! for The QuaranZine

We want to hear from our PPCC community as we navigate this tumultuous spring semester (and beyond?). Our blog aims to document our shared experiences through this time of uncertainty and great change. Please email your blog posts, stories, poetry, visual art, whatever to The QuaranZine editor, Tara Alexander, talexander63@student.cccs.edu or through our arts and […]

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PPCC Health Sciences Fair

by Tara Alexander, Staff Writer Dreaming of doctoring? Excited for exercise science? Strategizing for surgical skills? Future physicians, pharmacy techs, dental assistants, nurses and more should attend the Health Sciences Fair on Wed., Feb. 26 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Rampart Range Campus Atrium. Students can visit with representatives from different health […]

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Parley Staff Questions Own Existence

By Ocean Polly Randall, sometimes staff writer When individuals question the purpose & value of their existence, they experience what is known as an existential crisis. Staff members at Parley Publishing, the publishing house at PPCC, announced on Wednesday they are collectively experiencing an existential crisis. “Nobody here at PPCC knows what Parley is, so I’m beginning to […]

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Reflections on Police Shootings and Race

PPCC supports courageous conversations about these powerful topics. STUDENTS & EMPLOYEES: Join the Black Student Union and the Colorado Springs Police Department for a conversation: “De’Von Bailey: Where Do We Go From Here?” Wednesday, February 19 2:00 pm — 4:00 pm Centennial Campus Atrium by Joe Barton, PPCC Alumni NOTE: This article originally appeared in […]

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Global Village Spring 2020

by Vivien Jerez, Editor in Chief Global Village is an event PPCC hosts every week allowing students to talk about a wide range of topics focusing on getting the students’ opinions on various issues. Topics of discussion include Black History Month, technology and scientific advances, and The American Dream (to name a few).   Global Village intends to open a meaningful discussion about what matters to the students here at PPCC […]

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ENG dept. celebrates Toni Morrison

PPCC English Department celebrates Toni Morrison February 24-28: Monday, February 24 Rampart Second-Floor Lounge Area: Literary Circles Theme: Sweetness 12:30 pm — 3:15 pm Centennial Atrium: An Introduction to Toni Morrison Selected readings from students and faculty 10:00 am — 3:00 pm Tuesday, February 25 Rampart Second-Floor Common: Creative Writing Workshop Theme: TBD Downtown Studio […]

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Opinion: A Veterans Day Tale of Diversity and Struggle

By Devon Martinez – Student Editor Andrew Stuckey is a black American veteran/hero who served his country through three wars. He wrote a book about his life called, Of a Black American Born. His wife, Marcelle Stuckey was captured by Nazis during World War II because of her connection with the French Resistance.  They are my […]

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