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President Dr. Mark Rocha's African American Advisory Committee (PAAAC)

The Committee has adopted several objectives as its mission.  They are:

  1. To help increase enrollment of African American students at Pasadena City College
  2. To help improve the academic performance of African American students at Pasadena City College.
  3. To help improve the retention rate of African American students at Pasadena City College.
  4. To help improve the transfer rate of African American students at Pasadena City College.
  5. To help increase outreach to the African American community served by Pasadena City College.

The PAAAC strives to meet these objectives through various campus and community activities and programs. Individuals from our community, as well as from the PCC staff, volunteer to serve on the Committee.

The PAAAC welcomes involvement from the local business and civic community. For information about joining the President's African American Advisory Committee, please call (626)585-7734.

Links of Interest:

Pasadena City College Ujima Program

African American History at PCC

Future Meeting Dates:

Community Members College Members
Dolores Hickambottom, Co-Chair Dr. Mark Rocha, Co-Chair
Adam Carter Dr. Robert Bell, Co-Chair
Johari Dewitt-Rogers Tameka Alexander
Jarvis Emerson Dr. Christopher Jimenez y West
Dr. Jacqueline Jacobs Gena Lopez
Janet Pope Givens Kim Miles
Ellen Ligons Ibrahim Naeem
Ernestine Moore Joseph Peron
Rita Turner Berlinda Brown, Board of Trustees
Felicia Williams  
Del Yarbrough