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Cosmic Cannibal Horoscope: End of Semester Send Off

With the sun mid-way through Taurus and Venus in the airy sign of Gemini, the cosmos couldn’t create a better send-off for the end of term. Aries, Leo and Sagittarius are as driven to manifest real changes as ever. Taurus, Virgo, and Capricorn are getting their hands dirty with some creative projects. The airheads, Gemini, …
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Parley’s 8th Edition Hits Campus Soon

By Camille Liptak Parley, PPCC’s own student-led literary journal, will release this year’s publication on Thursday, May 3 from 11:00 am-1:00 p.m. in the Atrium at Centennial Campus. The event will celebrate the published authors and designers with readings, meet-and-greets, book giveaways, and a slideshow. Refreshments and light snacks will be served. To mark the …
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Glorious Kimchi: Get Your Fizz On!

By Retta Edling Fermented foods are making a comeback as more people discover the flavors and health benefits of these fizzy, often fragrant concoctions. Yogurt, kombucha, sauerkraut and finally, kimchi (keem-chee) are all being made by the home cook seeking food as medicine packed with flavor. I fell in love with almost every kimchi I …
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Gallery Resolves Art Wars & Expands Fine Art Designation

By Retta Edling After a seven year campaign to have their work included in the bi-annual Student Art Show at the Downtown Studio Art Gallery, the Professional Photography students will get to hang their photos with student works of fine art. Dr. Fran Hetrick, Dean of the Division of Communications, Humanities, and Technical Studies, announced this …
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Horoscope: Watch Out for Saturn’s Spring Fever

The completion of Mercury’s retrograde ushers in an Aries double whammy of warriorness when the sun and moon conjunct on the 15th. We will all be fighting for our right to feel and do as we please (expect mucho impulsiveness from those rams and fellow fire signs). Spring fever is definitely in the air, but …
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Spring Break Stay-cation in COS

By Dejanique Calloway Stuck here for Spring Break? Colorado Springs is home to some of the most popular tourist attractions in the country. Nature lovers and urban dwellers alike can explore all Colorado Springs has to offer on all budgets.   Garden of the Gods 1805 N 30th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904 Cost: FREE …
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Get Caffeinated Near Downtown Campus at Local Java Joints

By Jodie Bomze and Retta Edling The Downtown Campus has no on-site coffee bar, but local coffee shops near campus offer varying vibes and experiences to please every coffee lover. The Perk Downtown Coffee and Tea House at 14 South Tejon Street offers a food menu, daily coffee specials and a 20 percent student discount. …
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Spotlight: Keith Barnes is Passionate About Including Everyone

By Dejanique Calloway, reporter Keith Barnes, Executive Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion waters the seed of diversity among students and faculty through his work with many organizations at Pikes Peak Community College. One word that describes Barnes: Passionate. If you have ever attended a Q & A with the President, an LGBTQ Alliance meeting, …
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New Series! Car Story: Get A Grip on Tire Care

By: Marko Salopek, reporter If you want to make it to your next destination, learn to take care of your tires. According to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), improperly maintained tires accounted for 19,000 vehicle accidents and over 500 deaths in 2015. In states like Colorado, …
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Camila Cabello’s Solo Debut Hits RnB High Note

By Ciara Pack, reporter Camila Cabello has paved the way for Latinas in pop music with her debut album, Camila. Fresh out of girl group, Fifth Harmony, Camila has come roaring into the spotlight with her infectious RnB inspired album. Her self-titled album was released on January 12, 2018 and hit number one on the …
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