Alumni

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    “What would it be like to belong somewhere? To fit in and be part of something truly good?” Jillian Herner pondered this often as she walked past the Phoenix College (PC) campus while struggling to find stability. A Rough...
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    As a young person, Dr. Christina Marín saw how theatre could change a community, even beyond the stage. Marín came to Phoenix College (PC) in August of 2017 as the new Program Director of Theatre & Film. Prior to her...
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    Jay Faulkner, Phoenix College (PC) alumnus class of 1947, is helping local high school students make it happen at PC, through the Jay Faulkner Endowment for ACE (Achieving a College Education) students. The ACE Program is...
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    Hello PC Bears! I am honored and humbled to serve as the president of Phoenix College, a Maricopa County Community College. In the days, weeks, months and years, to come, we will have countless opportunities to get to know...
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    Each year, the Eric Fischl Scholars Program supports financially deserving and artistically-gifted students attend Phoenix College. The Eric Fischl Scholars Program (EFSP) was launched in fall 2009. The program, which is the...
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    Historical Architecture Originally constructed in 1969, the Phoenix College "C" Building served students of nursing, allied health, and chemistry programs for almost forty years.   With its soaring columns and waffle deck...
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    Humble Beginnings Simon Myint came to the United States after seeing a Phoenix College advertisement in the back of a Phoenix Union High School yearbook. The yearbook was left by an American Missionary stationed in Myint's...
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    On July 1, Dr. Larry Johnson will begin serving as president of Phoenix College. Dr. Johnson has an impressive background in higher education administration and we are excited to begin a new chapter in PC’s history under...
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    “Don’t Give UP! Keep Going!”  That’s Winona Trimble’s motto.  The 95-year-old widow and mother of three recently walked across the Phoenix College commencement stage to receive her diploma to a standing ovation of fellow...
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    Dr. Toyo Trenou is a successful emergency room doctor in west Phoenix supported by his family and friends.  He’s known his whole life that he wanted to become a doctor and has worked hard to achieve his dream. By all...