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Longtime Pima College administrator Johnson Bia is resigning after a school investigation into female employees' allegations of sexual harassment found his behavior violated college policies. A college report said Bia "consistently leers" at female staff, and made inappropriate comments about their clothing and personal lives. Read more» 1

Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne, who has built his political base with hardline rhetoric on illegal immigration, is questioning a move by Pima Community College to grant in-state tuition to students who have been granted "deferred action" status. PCC has 155 students covered by the tuition policy; the school has 27,000 students. Read more»

How did we get to this point? As you are all aware the College has been stumbling through a series of public controversies over the past year and a half. We are dealing with the fallout of what occurred during the Dr. Flores administration and the board's response or rather, lack of response, to those controversies. What had been internal and private is now front page news and very public. Read more» 2

PCC Governing Board members Even, Cortez, Stewart, Lee and Longoria at Monday's special meeting.

Embattled PCC is looking for two chief executives at the same time: a (very) interim head to replace interim Chancellor Suzanne Miles, and a permanent leader, whom PCC officials hope to have in place by July 1. Meanwhile, the Faculty Senate is poised for a no-confidence vote in the college's Governing Board. Read more» 3

Migler and Miles, with Silvyn in the background, at Monday's special meeting of the PCC Board of Governors.

Pima Community College officials signaled Monday that they are likely to reverse course on tightened admission standards in the wake of a accrediting body's report into administrative lapses at the school. "We're going to openly admit that we erred" in not clearing new enrollment standards for most courses with the Higher Learning Commission, PCC chief Suzanne Miles said. Read more» 2