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Public Relations for Pasadena City College

Gilbert Rivera, Publications Supervisor
Room: C145
Telephone: 626-585-7250

PCC's Public Relations Office produces communications materials for both on and off-campus audiences.

To inform the community about PCC’s quality educational programs, the Public Relations Office sends news releases to local, national and international media. The area incoroprates 21st century communication techniques as well and employs social networking mediums, viewbooks, and blogs. These announcements help publicize campus events, support enrollment needs and relate interesting stories about our students and staff.

All the current news

PCC Hosts Delegation from Shanghai Trade School

Pasadena City College hosted a delegation from the Shanghai Trade School in February as part of a long-term collaboration that both institutions hope will benefit its students and prepare them for a 21st Century global workplace.

2/24/15 ... Full Story 

Dr. Stephen A. Kanter Joins Pasadena City College Foundation Board of Directors

PASADENA, Calif., Feb. 24, 2015 – Dr. Stephen A. Kanter, a board member of numerous Los Angeles County nonprofit performing and fine arts organizations, has been elected to the board of directors of the Pasadena City College (PCC) Foundation, one of California’s largest community college foundations. He is a resident of Pasadena.

(A photo of Kanter is available at

2/24/15 ... Full Story 

PCC Welcomes Artist-In-Residence Mario Ybarra Jr.

Pasadena City College welcomes Mario Ybarra Jr. as its annual Artist-In-Residence for 2015. 

2/23/15 ... Full Story 

Jaime Escalante: A Life Con Ganas, An Exhibition That Honors His Life, Opens March 5, 2015 at Pasadena City College

Pasadena City College honors one of its distinguished alumni, Jaime Escalante (Class of 1969), in an unprecedented exhibition that honors his life and teaching career. 

2/20/15 ... Full Story 

Calendar of Events

PCC's Annual Artist in Residence Exhibition, Mario Ybarra, Jr.

Mario Ybarra, Jr. exhibition from February 23 - April 4, 2015.

  • MARIO YBARRA JR.  "Like a Cow Visiting a Butcher Shop..."  in the Boon Family Art Gallery
  • SLANGUAGE "Noise/Light" ...

    Monday, Feb. 23 to Saturday, Apr. 4 , 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

    The Boone Family Art Gallery

    Open To: Public

    Exhibit: MARIO YBARRA JR. artist in residence, with SLANGUAGE

    MARIO YBARRA JR. “Like a Cow Visiting a Butcher Shop...”

    at ...

    Monday, Feb. 23 to Saturday, Apr. 4 , 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

    Boone Family Art Gallery

    Open To: Public

    PCC Flea Market

    Great Merchandise + Great people = THE PCC FLEA MARKET!

    The Original and still the Best Flea Market in town. Voted Pasadena Weekly's Readers choice 3 years in a row! Over 400 great vendors

    Admission ...

    Sunday, Mar. 1 , 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

    Corner of Bonnie and Colorado

    Open To: Public  Student  Alumni  Faculty  Staff

    One-Acts Theatre Production: "A Particular Kind of Pleasure"

    "A Particular Kind of Pleasure"

    Directed by Joshua Fleming

    3 Performances:

    • Sunday, March 1 @ 4 pm
    • Monday, March 2 @ 7:30 pm
    • Tuesday, March ...

      Sunday, Mar. 1 , 4:00 PM - AM

      Little Theater, in Building C, Room 106

      Open To: Public