PCC in the News
Release Date: 09/15/2014
The Pasadena City College Learning Assistance Center, in partnership with Smarthinking, Inc., is offering free, online tutoring services to students 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Release Date: 09/12/2014
Twenty-two veterans take their own lives every day, which amounts to a suicide every 65 minutes. That sobering statistic, released from the Department of Veterans Affairs last year, may even be higher as some of the deaths go unreported.
Release Date: 09/11/2014
For the second consecutive year, Pasadena City College has been named the top producer in the nation of associate degrees in multi/interdisciplinary studies, according to data recently released by Community College Week.
Release Date: 04/29/2014
Due to an unforeseen scheduling conflict, Dr. Eric Walsh will be unable to serve as Commencement speaker on May 9th. In accordance with its standing policy and procedure on Commencement Speakers (Policy #4900), the Board of Trustees will approve a replacement speaker and authorize the college president to issue a formal invitation.
Release Date: 04/29/2014
Due to an unforeseen scheduling conflict, Dr. Eric Walsh will be unable to serve as Commencement speaker on May 9th. In accordance with its standing policy and procedure on Commencement Speakers (Policy #4900), the Board of Trustees will approve a replacement speaker and authorize the college president to issue a formal invitation. For this purpose, the Board of Trustees will convene a Special Meeting of the Board on April 30, 2014, at 7pm. This meeting has been publicly posted: http://www.pasadena.edu/meetdocs/board_20255_A.pdf
Release Date: 10/29/2013
Pasadena, Ca., - The readers of LA Weekly bestowed the "best of" honors to the PCC flea market describing it as a "first-class flea market." Carrie Afuso, coordinator of the flea market, expressed gratitude and enthusiasm for the recognition, stating that the LA Weekly article, "is a great article and should boost our profile."More info: View Web Site
Release Date: 10/23/2013
Pasadena, Ca - The Association of Latino Employees (ALE) of Pasadena City College is hosting a winter coat drive for day laborers in the Pasadena and Cypress and Highland Park communities. The drive is ongoing until December 2, 2013.
PCC Parent Education Presents: Creating A Nurturing Home Environment for Energetically Sensitive Children
Release Date: 10/09/2013
Pasadena, CA - Niki Elliott, Ph.D, founder of Innerlight Sanctuary, and a master energy therapist will speak on the campus of Pasadena City College.
Release Date: 10/08/2013
Pasadena, Calif - Pasadena City College student Sarah Elizabeth Hansen, 19, has been named to the 2014 Tournament of Roses® Royal Court. Selected from a group of 30 finalists, the Royal Court will act as ambassadors for the Tournament of Roses® and the Pasadena community at large. Their reign will culminate with the 125th Rose Parade® presented by Honda and the 100th Rose Bowl® Game presented by VIZIO.
Pasadena City College Board of Trustees Extends Contract of Dr. Mark Rocha, Superintendent-President To 2017
Release Date: 10/07/2013
At its meeting of October 2, 2013, The Pasadena Area Community College District Board of Trustees voted unanimously to extend the contract of Dr. Mark Rocha, Superintendent-President, to June 30, 2017. Dr. Rocha was first appointed as Superintendent-President of Pasadena City College on July 1, 2010.