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AWC encourages campus community to participate in 2020 Census

Yuma, AZ (January 23, 2020) – Multiple efforts are currently underway at Arizona Western College to ensure that the campus community gets counted as part of the 2020 Census.  

The results of the census help to determine how federal dollars are distributed to states and communities. Getting a full and accurate count of Arizona citizens will play a vital role in securing funding for educational institutions. It could also help Arizona gain an additional seat in Congress.

One Book Yuma author Sara Vladic to visit AWC

Yuma, AZ (January 23, 2020) – Bestselling author and award-winning filmmaker Sara Vladic will be visiting Arizona Western College on Tuesday, Feb. 25, to present on a book she co-authored, “Indianapolis: The True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in U.S. Naval History and the Fifty-Year Fight to Exonerate an Innocent Man.”

Nominations sought for AWC Hall of Fame

Yuma, AZ (January 23, 2020) – Arizona Western College is seeking nominations for the 2020 AWC Hall of Fame. Installed in 2013, the AWC Hall of Fame currently has 16 honorees, including 2019 inductees Dr. Don Schoening, Dan Beaver, and Arnold Trujillo.

AWC is looking for nominees from Yuma and La Paz counties who have made a significant contribution to the mission of the college, or distinguished themselves in service to the larger world.


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