Black Mountain CampusThe Black Mountain Campus, a partnership of Paradise Valley Community College, Desert Foothills YMCA and the Foothills Community Foundation, is a multi-generational facility providing lifelong learning opportunities, community services, wellness programs and physical fitness. Located at the foot of iconic Black Mountain at 60th Street, just south of Carefree Highway, the campus is designed as a neighborhood-gathering place for people of all ages to exercise both their minds and bodies. The partners share a vision of bringing together the surrounding northeast valley communities of Carefree, Cave Creek, Anthem, north Phoenix, and north Scottsdale by providing education options, meeting spaces, and recreation facilities in one central location. For information about programs and events at Black Mountain Campus, go to www.blackmountaincampus.com.
Maricopa BreatheEasyMaricopa County Community College District has launched Maricopa BreatheEasy, a healthy-living initiative for smoke free and tobacco free campuses. Smoking will not be allowed on the Paradise Valley Community College campus effective July 1, 2012. For information on tobacco use and smoking cessation go to www.breatheeasy.maricopa.edu.
Health Advisory On March 4, 2014, Paradise Valley Community College was notified by the Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) that...
Baseball Schedule 2014 Men’s Baseball Schedule Day Date Opponent / Host / Meet Location Time / Result Sat. January 25, 2014 Inaugural Alumni Game PVCC...
Softball Schedule 2014 Softball Schedule Day Date Opponent / Host / Meet Location Time / Result Sat. February 8, 2014 Mesa CC MCC 12pm/2pm Tues....
PVCC Named One of Top 150 Community Colleges Paradise Valley Community College (PVCC) is one of five Maricopa Community Colleges recognized by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program as...
PVCC Offers Multiple Start Dates For Spring Semester At Paradise Valley Community College you can start almost anytime. We understand the busy life of a college student and...
Spring 2014 Learning Seminars Lifelong Learning Seminars are back for Spring 2014! Each month we’ll hold multiple learning seminars that are free and open...
Women’s Soccer Earns Two All-American Honors Paradise Valley Community College women’s soccer players Nicole Nsa and Ashley Stein have recently been recognized as All-Americans for the 2013...
Faculty Member Receives Fulbright Award Ashley Brunk, a part-time writing center tutor at Paradise Valley Community College (PVCC), has received a Fulbright Scholarship for the...
Women’s Soccer Win Region, Conference The women’s soccer team defeated Chandler-Gilbert last Saturday in a dramatic penalty shootout to win the Region 1 Championship. The...
Cross Country Headed to National Championships At the Region I Cross Country Championship, the PVCC men’s team, competing without three of their top runners, finished third....
Puma Soccer Earn Region and Conference Honors Congratulations to our five student-athletes for earning All-Region and All-Conference awards in Men’s and Women’s soccer. Way to go Pumas!
PVCC Student Shares Story for NBC Though parents were deported, Latino college student aims high: “I try to prove everybody wrong” 10/9/13 By Barbara Corbellini Duarte, NBC News...
Spring 2014 Scholarships Stars Online Scholarship System Apply now for Spring 2014 scholarships through the Stars Online system. There are hundreds of scholarships...
Former Puma Leading The Way For Arizona By: Brian Peel of DailyWildcat.com Ask Arizona soccer’s leading goal scorer Ali Doller why she decided to stay in-state after...
Posted on March 11, 2014 | No CommentsOn March 4, 2014, Paradise Valley Community College was notified by the Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) that a PVCC student has been diagnosed with a case of active, contagious tuberculosis. The individual is receiving care in isolation and is no longer on […]
Posted on March 6, 2014 | No CommentsGreetings all, My best wishes to all before Spring Break 2014. My pre-break edition of ”What’s on My Mind?” touches on: “moving the needle” on our student success outcomes, FY15 budget, and wellness. Please take a look. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g6aTjyL4UHo Have a fun and safe break! Take care. Posted at: http://president.blog.pvc.maricopa.edu/ […]
Posted on February 28, 2014 | No CommentsFormer CNN and ABC World News anchor Aaron Brown visited Paradise Valley Community College Feb. 27, 2014. The open forum titled, “I Used to be Famous, A Conversation with Aaron Brown,” drew in over 130 attendees from the college, community, and local high schools. […]
Posted on February 28, 2014 | No CommentsOur favorite mascot Paws the Puma is back for the fifth annual Puma Palooza Spring Fling at Paradise Valley Community College! This year’s event will be on Wednesday, March, 26, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the KSC Courtyard. Sponsored by Student Life […]
Posted on February 28, 2014 | No CommentsFall 2014 registration for currently enrolled students begins March 10, and for all future students, March 17. Classes begin Aug. 23, 2014 at our Union Hills and Black Mountain locations. Choose from various start dates to fit your schedule or take classes days, evenings, and online. Go […]
Posted on February 24, 2014 | No CommentsAre you interested in transferring from Paradise Valley Community College to one of its four-year partner institutions? Attend the Spring 2014 University Transfer Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb 25 in the KSC Patayan Community Room. Learn about university transfer requirements, scholarships and timely transfer […]
Posted on February 24, 2014 | No CommentsSpring Break for the Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) will be from March 10-16. All students will have the week off, but the college will remain open for the following dates: Open: March 10-12 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed: March 13-14 […]
Posted on February 21, 2014 | No CommentsStudents and the community are encouraged to join us for our Community Learning Day at Paradise Valley Community College on Saturday, March 1, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. as we share the steps to preparing for college. This event will be held at our Union Hills campus […]
Posted on February 21, 2014 | No CommentsHundreds of scholarships, one application. Students, Fall 2014 scholarship applications are now being accepted through the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation until March 24, 2013. To view all the scholarships click the link below. http://maricopa.starsscholarshipsonline.com/STARS/Default.aspx.
Posted on February 21, 2014 | No CommentsDuring the end-of-year luncheon in December 2013, the following PVCC employees were recognized as recipients of the Puma Paw Pin for exemplary service: John Snelling for his leadership and systemic approach in establishing our outstanding Institutional Effectiveness/Research Office; Felicia Ramirez and Christine Tabone for their amazing spirit, drive, and leadership to […]
Posted on February 13, 2014 | No CommentsSpirit of 76: A Musical Tribute to the Biggest Hits of 1976! We are excited to announce the 2014 Paradise Valley Community College Fine & Performing Arts Scholarship Fundraiser – Spirit of ’76: A Musical Tribute to the Hits of 1976! Join us Saturday, March 1 at 7:30 […]
Posted on February 13, 2014 | No CommentsThe Male Empowerment Network (M.E.N.) at PVCC will be holding its bi-annual Student Panel Discussion on Thursday, March 6, 2014. It will be held from 12-1:15 p.m., in the KSC Patayan Community Room. It is free and open to the public, no registration required to attend. The theme […]
Posted on February 10, 2014 | No CommentsMen’s Baseball Schedule Day Date Opponent / Host / Meet Location Time / Result Sat. January 25, 2014 Inaugural Alumni Game PVCC 11 am Fri. January 31, 2014 Pima (DH) (non-conf) PVCC W 3-1/W 6-4 Sat. February 1, 2014 Pima (DH) (non-conf) Tucson, AZ L 2-1/W 3-0 […]
Posted on February 10, 2014 | No CommentsSoftball Schedule Day Date Opponent / Host / Meet Location Time / Result Sat. February 8, 2014 Mesa CC MCC 12pm/2pm Tues. February 11, 2014 Glendale CC GCC 1pm/3pm Sat. February 15, 2014 South Mountain CC SMCC 12pm/2pm Tues. February 18, 2014 Phoenix College PC 1pm/3pm Sat. […]
Posted on February 7, 2014 | No CommentsTrack & Field Schedule Day Date Opponent / Host / Meet Location Time / Result Sat. January 18, 2014 Puma Indoor PVCC 10 am Fri. January 24, 2014 PVCC Indoor PVCC 1 pm Sat. January 25, 2014 PVCC Indoor PVCC 9 am Sat. February 1, 2014 Aztec […]