Alumni

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    Alumni Bear Scholar Graduates Chanelle Schintler ’18 and Carlos Rodriguez Rios ’18 are now proud graduates of Phoenix College and the Alumni Bear Scholarship Program. Students who successfully apply to the scholarship and...
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    Milas Yoes, Instrumental Music Faculty member and bandleader extraordinaire, is a fixture at Phoenix College. For more than 19 years, Yoes taught music history and ensemble music. In May 2018, Yoes will retire from Phoenix...
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    Eric Fischl ’68, contemporary American painter, sculptor, author, and philanthropist, spent time critiquing Phoenix College students’ artwork as part of the annual Eric Fischl Lecture Series. Lecture Series Each year,...
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    James Mallard ‘15, is a strong voice for Phoenix College and the community. He was recently selected to help lead the Phoenix College Alumni Association (PCAA) Engagement Council.  Alumni Volunteer & Donor Mallard is an...
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    In Memorium: Freddie Carr '65 -  As Written by His Daughter, Karsetta Carr The College Legend Fred Carr, a phoenix native born in 1946, has been described as “Size, strength and speed wrapped in an incredible athletic...
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    Breanna Rose Skoon ‘17, known to the industry as Breazy, is a force behind the growing fashion industry in Phoenix. She is currently working on several projects which include Phoenix Fashion Week, designing her own clothing...
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    What is the Bear Scholarship Program? The Bear Scholars Program is the marquee program of the Phoenix College Alumni Association (PCAA). The PCAA and the Half-Century Alumni award the Bear Scholarship to motivated students...
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    AZ Beginnings As Royal and his wife Nancy drove into Phoenix on a hot August afternoon in 1981, they were met by a huge dust storm. "It's going to rain," they said to each other. It did not. Thus, they were introduced to...
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    Faculty member James "Jed" Allen is remembered by students and colleagues alike as a kind-hearted teacher; poet and musician.  Jed taught creative writing and English at Phoenix College (PC) for more than 13 years. His love...
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    One of the most impactful gifts alumni can offer their alma mater is their time and expertise.  Students must balance coursework, jobs, family obligations, and financial constraints while attending college. Add to that an...