Faculty Spotlight: Rod Thirion’s Business is Students

By Israel Larson, Staff Writer Professor Rod Thirion is an ambitious leader who has seen a major evolution in business since beginning his career at PPCC. The Associate Professor of Business, and former Chair of the PPCC Business Department, focuses on teaching his students ethics and the value of hard work. A former PPCC student …
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Faculty Art Show Highlight Reel: One Week Left to Catch the Show

By Ryan Haller and Israel Larson, Staff Photographers If you happened to miss out on the faculty art show, here is a highlight reel of the many thought-provoking pieces displayed. The gallery is open at the Downtown Campus till the end of the week, October 7th.

Faculty Spotlight: Bruce McCluggage, Passion Personified

By Marko Salopek, reporter Like many of the excellent professors at PPCC, Bruce McCluggage can be summed up with one word: passionate. Anyone who has met McCluggage can attest to this. McCluggage loves talking about students, teaching, and the community, and can discuss these subjects for hours. Twelve years ago, McCluggage started his journey as …
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Faculty Spotlight: 2017’s Adjunct Instructor of the Year Speaks Up

By Sapphire Gallegos, reporter Seated comfortably inside classroom A150, Communications Professor Dorothy Williams had a huge smile on her face, excited to talk about her congratulations on the win of Adjunct Instructor of the Year. “I am honored to be receiving this award,” Williams said as she sat up straight in her chair. For twenty …
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