Distinguished Alumni Awards
- JOYCE KENNARD - PCC AA 1970 California State Supreme Court Justice.
- PIERRE KOENIG - PCC 1946-1948 Noted architect; numerous design awards; exhibited in museums world-wide; published; presently faculty member USC School of Architecture.
- DONALD KUBLY- PJC 1935 - 1938 Former President of Art Center, responsible for bringing Art Center to Pasadena.
- WILLIAM LANGSDORF- PJC 1927-1929 Former Pasadena Junior College President.
- JACK LARSON - PJC 1948 Actor, playwright, poet, and philanthropist.
- M. ROGER LOCKIE - PJC 1949-1953 Founder of Music Theatre of Southern California (produce programs at San Gabriel Civic Aud. & The Alex Theatre). Developed art, dance and theatre workshops for children.
- KENNY LOGGINS - PCC 1967-1968 Singer; songwriter.
- BOB MACKIE - PCC 1972 Celebrated Fashion Designer.
- TOM MALLORY - PJC 1926 - 1927 Coach of PCC 137-1954; PJC/PCC football career record 50 wins; coached Jackie Robinson, Clem Tomerlin, and Ray Bartlett; Chair of PCC Physical Sciences Department.
- BENNIE MAUPIN - attended 1979-1981; 1996 International Jazz, Soloist; played with John Coltrane and Herbie Hancock - toured with Hancock.
- MALCOLM MEGUIAR - PJC 1939 PCC athlete; longtime Pasadena businessman; community philanthropist.
- BRUCE MERRIFIELD - PJC 1939 Nobel Prize Winner for Chemistry 1984.
- DENNIS MUREN -PCC 1964-1966 -Special effects wizard behind ET, and Star Wars movies.
- KEVIN X. MURPHY- PCC AA 1974 CEO - J.E. Austin Associates, Inc., a company devoted to assisting impoverished people across the world.
- KOICHI NISHIMURA - PCC 1956-1958 Chief Executive Officer, Solectron in Silicon Valley (Fortune 500 Company).
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