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Area Survey Shows Support for Pasadena City College Upgrades

Release date: 05-19-2016

A recently commissioned independent survey of respondents within the Pasadena Area Community College District shows that residents highly value Pasadena City College’s affordable transfer opportunities for students entering four-year university and college systems, as well as the college’s educational and job training resources for veterans.


PCC Celebrates 91st Commencement

Release date: 05-05-2016

While Southern California saw thunderstorms rolling across the region and flooded streets in some areas, the scene at Pasadena City College on Friday night was bright and cheery.


Paula Madison to speak at PCCs 91st Commencement

Release date: 03-17-2016

PASADENA, March 17, 2016 — Veteran media executive Paula Madison will address students, family, faculty, staff, and the community at Pasadena City College’s 91st Commencement ceremony.


Saturday's Football Game Part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Release date: 10-06-2015


Fans attending this Saturday's SCFA non-conference football game between Pasadena City College and visiting East Los Angeles will receive half-price admission for wearing pink in their attire. PCC is taking part in Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual October campaign of the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. 


PCC 2015-16 Sports Hall of Fame Selections Announced

Release date: 08-03-2015

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The 1938 Pasadena Junior College football team, featuring the college's greatest alumnus Jackie Robinson, is part of a 2015-16 class that includes six athletes and two coaches selected to be inducted into the PCC Sports Hall of Fame. The choices were made by the college's HOF committee. The newest class will be inducted in a special ceremony at the GM Athletics Building scheduled for January 24, 2016.


Pasadena City College Foundation's First Scholarship Fundraising Gala Raises Record-Setting Net Proceeds of Nearly $1.1 Million for Student Scholarships

Release date: 05-27-2015

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PASADENA, Calif., May 19, 2015 – The Pasadena City College (PCC) Foundation’s first scholarship fundraising gala, “PCC Celebrates Student Success,” held Saturday, May 16, raised record-setting net proceeds of nearly $1.1 million for scholarships to PCC students.


Pasadena City College Foundation's May 16 Scholarship Fundraiser to Feature Computer-Generated 3D Retrospective of PCC's 90-Year History

Release date: 04-27-2015

Internationally-recognized 3D projection mapping firm to take storytelling to new heights transforming a campus structure with light, animation and sound



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