Performers stand playing string instruments in a church
String Ensemble director Margaret Fenske (3rd from left, facing camera) performs during a Nov. 2017 concert. Photo by Daniel Puentes, AWC Photo Services.

The performing arts at Arizona Western College hold entertaining events throughout the school yea

A person in red is standing outside painting on a canvas which is already blue with an orange face
Students paint during the March 2018 Student Art Exhibition Reception on the Yuma Campus. Photo by Alex Lastra, AWC Photo Services.

It didn’t take long to find the perfect place to stop along the Colorado River – cool, scenic and

A blonde woman in a white shirt is speaking outdoors in front of a projection screen.
History Professor Monica Ketchum speaks before the screening of the documentary White Wash as part of a week-long focus on Black history at AWC.

To kick off a week filled with activities celebrating Black History Month, Arizona Western Colleg

people stand in a colorfully lit (purple and green) cafeteria party.
Flashing lights filled the Eatery during the Mardi Gras dance on February 20.

Green and purple flashing lights filled the AWC eatery during the Mardi Gras dance on the evening