All-Arizona Academic Awards
On February 19, 2013, more than 70 community college honors students were recognized for their academic excellence and service to the college and community at the 18th All-Arizona Academic Awards Luncheon. The event, sponsored by the Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society, took place at the Hilton Hotel in Mesa. The following individuals are among the honorees: Gil Alvarez (Eastern Arizona College), Michelle Cardenas (Cochise College), Flor Chavez (South Mountain Community College), Jose Guzman, Jr. (Phoenix College), Kenneth Martinez (Central Arizona College), Paul Reyes (South Mountain Community College), Marci Robledo (Pima Community College), Rebecca Rodriguez (Pima Community College), Sophia Serrano (Yavapai College) and George Velez (Glendale Community College). Students from Arizona nominated to the national team comprise the All-Arizona Academic Team.