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Registration Open for Annual Theatre in London Program

Release Date: 10/02/2015

Pasadena City College invites students to experience live theatre abroad as PCC's English Division presents its annual Spring 2016 Theatre in London program.

PCC Speech and Debate Wins Multiple Excellence Awards at First Tournament of the Season

Release Date: 09/28/2015

Group photo of the Speech team.

This past Saturday, five students from Pasadena City College took home Excellence Awards at a local warm-up tournament for the speech and debate season. These awards distinguished them as some of the top students out of the 85 separate Debate entries and 115 Speech entries that were registered.

Jack Larson, TVs Jimmy Olsen and PCC alumnus, Passes Away

Release Date: 09/21/2015

Jack Larson

Jack Larson, a Pasadena City College alumnus and actor best known for his portrayal of cub reporter Jimmy Olsen in Adventures of Superman, died this Sunday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 87.

PCC Student Chosen to Showcase at PSCFA Seminar

Release Date: 09/21/2015

Shannon Yong

Second-year student Shannon Yong represented Pasadena City College this past Saturday, Sept.19 at the Pacific Southwest Collegiate Forensics Association Seminar, more commonly known as Demo Day.

The Courier Editor-in-Chief Awarded Emerging Reporters National Scholarship

Release Date: 09/17/2015

Kristen Luna

Kristen Luna, a Pasadena City College student and editor-in-chief of The Courier, has been named the recipient of the Emerging Reporters national scholarship from ProPublica, a Pulitzer Prize-winning, nonprofit investigative reporting organization.

Alumna Selected for Prestigious D.C. Internship Program

Release Date: 09/16/2015

PCC alumna Lilia Kavarian with Leon and Sylvia Panetta.

Lilia Kavarian was never really interested in the world of politics. But nowadays, she finds herself knee-deep in it.

PCC Ranks Number One in California in Awarding Associate Degrees

Release Date: 09/16/2015

Pasadena City College ranks number one among California community colleges in awarding associate degrees, according to data recently released by Community College Week.

PCC Participates in New Ken Burns Documentary "Jackie Robinson"

Release Date: 09/15/2015

Jackie Robinson at PJC.

Pasadena City College recently participated in the production of “Jackie Robinson,” a documentary from acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns on the life and times of PCC’s most famous alumnus. 

Beijing Red Wall Art Troupe to Perform in Westerbeck Sept. 18

Release Date: 09/11/2015

Changing faces.

Pasadena City College will be hosting the Red Wall Art Troupe, an acclaimed performing arts group from Beijing, on Friday, Sept. 18 at 6:30 p.m. in Westerbeck Recital Hall.

"Dare to be You" the Theme of This Year's Young African American Males' Conference

Release Date: 09/11/2015

In collaboration with the Metropolitan Community Action Services Corporation, Pasadena City College is proud to host the ninth annual Young African American Males’ Conference on Saturday, Sept. 26 on PCC's campus.