A Peak at the Past

Over the next few weeks we will be adding more photos to the gallery. Please check back to see the additions.

Ground breaking ceremony
Ground breaking ceremony at site of new fine arts building April 23. Left to right: Jimmie Nunn, Paul Pearce, Leslie Wakefield, Mr. Stacey, Mr. Stacey, Jr., Dr. James H. Boyd, (seated on machine) Joe Secrest, Don P. Pence.

Historical Photo
"Future Home of Central Arizona College"

Miss CAC 1969 - 1970
Linda Smith

Central Arizona College 1969 Faculty
Technology Departrment first faculty members. Left to right: Kenneth C. Hillery, William L. Flores, Joe Heal, Chairman, John Palmer and Glen Schein.

Passing of the Torch
Homer Koliba, Business Services VP; Dr. Don Pence, President; Dr. Mel A. Everingham, incoming President; Dr. Dale Gibson, Research and Development VP; Harry Braun, Dean of Instruction

Christmas Tea

Signal Peak Campus
1969 - 1970

Bill Hudson and friends
CIRCA 1970

Legislator John Conlan, Arizona Goversonr Jack Williams, Dr. Pence

Dr. Mel Everingham
Second College President

Harry Schmidt, Allan Morton, & Richard O'Brien
Science professors show off new 10 inch reflection telescope.

Fine Arts Center Construction
Dale Gibson, Dr. James H. Boyd, Dr. Pence

Arizona College of Technology Press Tour

Founding President
Dr. Don P. Pence the founding president of Central Airzona College

Nursing Pinning Ceremony
May 22, 1970

Central Arizona College Mailbox 1968 - 1969
Central Arizona College 8470 N. Overfield Road Coolidge, Arizona 85228

President's Reception
CIRCA 1970

Overfield Road - 1969
Paving Overfield Road in order to provide easier access to Central Arizona College.

Pom Squad
1971 - 1972

Wrestling Team

CAC Visitor
Vincent Price & Dr. Don Pence

Construction of the Signal Peak Campus
Construction of the Residence Halls at the Signal Peak Campus

Social & Behavioral Science Department
First Faculty 1969-1970

Walt Faucette, Professor of Mathematics

The "Green"

Learning Resource Center

1970 King and Queen of the Court
Bev Jackson and Ira Keeton

Women's Volleyball

Dr. Don P. Pence
Dr. Don P. Pence, Central Arizona College founding president

First phase of Central Arizona College
Construction of the first phase of Central Arizona College - 1969

Speech Team - 1973
Speech Coach Chuck Hall and Dean of Students Dale Gibson with 1973 Speech Team

Golf Team
Mr. Skinner and his team

Agriculture & Technology Faculty
1978 - 1979

Mariachi Group "Los Vaqueros del Colegio"

Gila River Career Center
September 15, 1970

Office Skills Class, Instructor: Betty Clemans
1985 - 1986

CAC Governing Board, 1974
Paul Pearce, Dr. James H. Boyd, Dr. James T. O'Neil, Jimmy Karam, C.V. "Red" Coffey

Governing Board Members
Brad Sizer & Paul Pearce

In the Classroom
1969 - 1970

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