PCC in the News
Release Date: 08/11/2015
Two years ago, when the Rose Bowl Stadium was nearing the tail end of a $182 million makeover, Leah Whetstone witnessed the large-scale construction firsthand, affording the Pasadena resident a newfound perspective that would change the course of her life.
Release Date: 08/07/2015
Dr. Elizabeth Nagy-Shadman, associate professor of Geology at Pasadena City College, has been chosen to participate in the National Science Foundation (NSF) funded Faculty as Change Agents: Transforming Geoscience Education in Two-year Colleges project. The four-year project, part of NSF’s Improving Undergraduate STEM Education portfolio, will provide a series of professional development activities designed to help community college geoscience faculty improve the success of their students.
Release Date: 07/24/2015
Los Angeles – The boom of the drumline and blare of the brass section reverberated across the gymnasium as a hundred or so Special Olympics athletes from across the Atlantic – all decked in red and dark blue – paraded in scattered lines through double doors. Somewhere in the middle of all the commotion, Kateland Reynante stood and breathed in the stirring moment.
Release Date: 07/15/2015
Pasadena City College students Shannon Yong, Alicia Batice, and Thomas Morgenroth won $500 each in prize money for entering an online Speech Video Contest hosted by a well-renowned textbook company, Cengage Publishing. All three are members of PCC’s Speech and Debate team.
Release Date: 07/07/2015
Since its inception five years ago, Pasadena City College's Anesthesiology Technology program has managed to accomplish what only a few academic programs of its kind can boast: a perfect record.
Release Date: 07/02/2015
The art galleries at Pasadena City College are proud to present the Annual Faculty Show in the Boone Family Gallery from Aug. 17 to Sept. 11.
Release Date: 07/02/2015
From Aug. 3 to Sept. 11, Pasadena City College presents a sampling of the varied and skillfull works of professor emeritus Norman Abbey. An opening reception will be held Aug. 21, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Release Date: 06/16/2015
Author John Steinbeck lauded the lush, Central California coastal lands as the “valley of the world.” And this summer, Pasadena City College students will have the chance to experience them firsthand and at the same time gain academic credit.
Release Date: 06/12/2015
When it arrives June 19, Pasadena City College’s latest summer theater production –Edgar Lee Masters’ Spoon River Anthology – will land on the centennial of the 1915 collection of poems it was based on. It will also mark another occasion: the final production of director Whitney Rydbeck as a full-time PCC instructor.
Release Date: 06/04/2015
Pasadena City College (PCC) Assistant Superintendent/Senior Vice-President of Academic and Student Affairs, Dr. Robert H. Bell, announced that the decision has been made to make changes to the coaching structure for the women’s basketball program for the 2015-2016 academic year. A head coach will be named in the near future to serve for the 2015-2016 academic year in place of Coach Joe Peron while the College evaluates its current coaching structure.