Blogs

  • September 23, 2019
    Last week, Phoenix College celebrated its 99th birthday with a proclamation by the City of Phoenix Mayor, Kate Gallego, that September 13 will be known as Phoenix College Founders' Day. Phoenix College celebrated the...
  • September 20, 2019
    In the fall of 1954, Frederick Saint John was planning to make Phoenix his new home. He had hitchhiked out to Arizona a few years prior to stay with his aunt. Never one to sit still, he taught swimming in Prescott for a...
  • September 13, 2019
    What did you love the most about your time at Phoenix College? I really enjoyed the hands-on experience and the special techniques we learned from experts in the business such as pad stitching in tailoring, hand painting...
  • August 28, 2019
    Melissa Swader ‘90 runs her business with the same tenacity that she displayed on the basketball court. An All-Conference, All-American point guard from Saint Mary’s High School, Swader turned down several university offers...
  • August 28, 2019
    The jubilant sounds of her husband, friends, and children cheering were the music Jennifer Sabori heard as she walked across the stage in May 2019 to receive her Associate of Science in Interpreter Preparation degree from...
  • July 03, 2019
    A Bear Scholar Success Story Sarah Lawson was a typical young adult. After high school graduation, she followed her parents' footsteps and found a job to pay the bills. She was living on her own now, paying for rent, gas,...
  • July 03, 2019
    Phoenix College recently welcomed Jonathan Berzins as the new Athletic Director.  Jonathan Berzins A native of Phoenix, Arizona and a graduate of Dobson High School, Jonathan attended South Mountain Community College...
  • May 29, 2019
    By: Joshua Gerard Gargiulo PHOENIX - Another year passes with Softball falling “just short” of the coveted NJCAA National Championship trophy. This second-place finish marks seven years since Phoenix College Softball Head...
  • May 14, 2019
    By: Joshua Gerard Gargiulo PHOENIX - Phoenix College basketball players abroad see their seasons come to an end as Swiss and Portuguese league tournaments narrow down. Former guard Derreck Brooks (played 2013-14) could not...
  • May 13, 2019
    By: Joshua Gerard Gargiulo PHOENIX - “Outright domination” is a best-fit adjective for Phoenix College Softball commanding wins during the 2019 ACCAC Region I Division II Tournament. Winning by an average of eight runs per...