Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight: The Multi-talented Lawson Barney

By Retta Edling, reporter Lawson Barney discovered his inner artist two years ago and is now painting his future at PPCC. “I’ve been doing music for 15 years or so, but I felt there is something about a painting versus a song that hit me more intimately,” said Barney, a first semester art student at PPCC. …
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Student Spotlight: Zyee Evans, Star Performer

By Camille Liptak reporter The beginning of December marked an important shift for PPCC student Zyee Evans. A veteran sound and lights crew member of Widefield High School theater department, Evans took to the stage in PPCC’s production of Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992. This time, he was lighting it up with his acting chops. “I …
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Student Spotlight: Brycen McCright, MAD Man

By Leslie James, reporter Brycen McCright, graphic designer at Elite Auto Salon, who graduated in December, 2016 with his Multimedia Graphic Design degree, is a perfect example of students succeeding at PPCC. Last spring semester, McCright entered a snowboard design competition through the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) and won first place out of …
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Student Spotlight: Adonis Jaramillo, Student President

By Sapphire Gallegos PPCC Student President, Adonis Jaramillo, began his academic journey by taking classes at the college to create a better future for himself and his family. In 2015, Jaramillo was inspired to run for office after he visited Student Life for a passport signature for his AAA class. Since then, his life changed …
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Student Spotlight: Paige Crawford, Life of Service

By Amanda Wich One of PPCC’s students who shines bright and stands out is Paige Crawford. Crawford is a student who works full-time, takes care of her family, and enjoys non-school related hobbies. Her teachers and fellow students know her as an overachiever and a model student. Crawford has been a student at PPCC on …
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