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PCC in the News

From PCC to Vassar: Student-Veteran Wins Full-Ride Scholarship

Release Date: 01/26/2015

Comus Hardman

Call it the equivalent of winning the lottery.


Parent Education Workshop Series Begins Jan. 27

Release Date: 01/23/2015

Parent Education Workshop

The Pasadena City College Parent Education program and the Academy of Professional Learning have launched a series of workshops aimed at providing effective parenting strategies and support to PCC employees and their families.


High Impact Practices Series Begins Feb. 5

Release Date: 01/12/2015

Pasadena City College’s Career Technical Education invites faculty to attend a four-part series of discussions on High Impact Practices evolving in CTE programs.


PCC Ranks Number One in Associate Degree for Transfers Awarded

Release Date: 01/11/2015

More students at Pasadena City College graduated last year with an Associate Degree for Transfer than at any other community college in the state, according to data compiled by the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office.


Paving a Successful Pathway for High School Students Event Set for Jan. 24

Release Date: 01/09/2015

Pasadena City College’s President’s Asian and Pacific Islander Advisory Committee will be presenting a “Paving a Successful Pathway: From High School to College, Career and Beyond” event on Saturday, Jan. 24 on the PCC campus.


Trustee, Counselor Appointed to Chancellor's Task Force

Release Date: 01/05/2015

Linda S. Wah, Pasadena Area Community College District Board of Trustees member, and Lynell Wiggins, a counselor at Pasadena City College, have been appointed to serve on a California Community Colleges task force charged with developing policies to prepare more students for existing high value jobs and promote job creation with workforce training.


PCC Speech and Debate Garners 13 Awards at Regional Tournament

Release Date: 12/11/2014

PCC Speech and Debate Team

Pasadena City College’s Speech and Debate team continued its impressive 2014 tournament run as it took home 13 individual and team awards at the Pacific Southwest Collegiate Forensics Association’s Fall Championships.


Morehouse College to Hold Student Recruitment Reception at PCC Dec. 11

Release Date: 12/04/2014

Morehouse College has chosen Pasadena City College to host its annual Los Angeles Area Information Reception on Thursday, Dec. 11, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in Westerbeck Auditorium.


Pasadena City College Announces Commitment to Expand College Access at White House Event

Release Date: 12/04/2014

Dr. Robert Miller

WASHINGTON – Dr. Robert Miller, interim superintendent-president of Pasadena City College, joined President Obama, the First Lady, Vice President Biden, and hundreds of college presidents and higher education leaders on Thursday to announce new actions to help more students prepare for and graduate from college. 


PCCs Child Development Center Re-Accredited with High Marks

Release Date: 12/04/2014

Staff of the CDC

Pasadena City College’s Child Development Center has been reaccredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children for a five-year term and received outstanding marks for its efforts at providing a high-quality early childhood program to the community.