Press Releases 2010

November 2010

  • 11/22/10 - College is First Two-Year School to Receive Industry Accreditation for Facility Management Associate Degree

October 2010

  • 10/29/10 - Community College of Philadelphia Women's Cross Country Track Team Wins Conference and State Titles
  • 10/19/10 - College Hosts National Film and Forum to Improve Educational Outcomes of African-American Males in Public Schools
  • 10/19/10 - Community College Of Philadelphia Professor and Videographer Receives $60,000 Pew Fellowships in The Arts Award
  • 10/12/10 - Kimmel Center President Anne Ewers and Music Icon Kenny Gamble Help Launch Fall Issue of College's Pathways Magazine
  • 10/08/10 - College to Hold Fire Safety and Prevention Seminar – Children From The College’s Day Care Center to Learn Stop, Drop and Roll
  • 10/01/10 - College's Nursing Department Receives Third Consecutive Center of Excellence Designation From The National League For Nursing

September 2010

  • 09/29/10 - President of Community College of Philadelphia Receives Chief Executive Officer Award For The Northeast Region
  • 09/20/10 - Two New Deans at Community College of Philadelphia
  • 09/13/10 - New Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Community College of Philadelphia

May 2010

  • 05/13/10 - Community College Of Philadelphia President Appointed To Gateway To College National Network Board Of Directors
  • 05/13/10 - Police Commissioner and Community College of Philadelphia to Accept Scholarships from Kal and Lucille Rudman Foundation
  • 05/10/10 - Program for Unemployed Workers Grants First 11 Proficiency Certificates to Students Ready to Start New Careers
  • 05/06/10 - Judge Marjorie O. Rendell to Receive The Fourth Annual Judge Edward R. Becker Citizenship Award at Community College of Philadelphia
  • 05/06/10 - Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author H.G. "Buzz" Bissinger Addresses Graduates at Community College of Philadelphia Commencement
  • 05/05/10 - Community College of Philadelphia Professor and Chef Wins Culinarian of The Year Award from Cordon D'or Gold Ribbon International Culinary Academy
  • 05/03/10 - Community College of Philadelphia to Bestow Leadership Awards on Community and Business Leaders

April 2010

  • 04/19/10 - College Honors Philadelphia Phillies, Ceo David Montgomery and Launches First Capital Campaign, Goal to Raise $10 Million
  • 04/13/10 - Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society Selects College Social Science Professor as a 2010 Faculty Scholar
  • 04/12/10 - Student from Northeast Philadelphia Wins Coca-Cola National Scholarship and Joins All-Pennsylvania Academic Team
  • 04/12/10 - Student from Mount Airy Wins Coca-Cola National Scholarship and Joins All-Pennsylvania Academic Team
  • 04/05/10 - One Hundred Adult Learners to Experience College for a Day

March 2010

  • 03/05/10 - Two Tuskegee Airmen to Speak at Community College of Philadelphia’s Northwest Regional Center, March 15
  • 03/03/10 - H.G. "Buzz" Bissinger to be Keynote Speaker at Community College of Philadelphia's 44th Annual Commencement

February 2010

  • 02/25/10 - Judge Edward R. Becker Citizenship Award Breakfast and Lecture honoring Judge Majorie O. Rendell cancelled due to inclement weather
  • 02/24/10 - Judge Marjorie O. Rendel to receive college's prestigious Judge Edward R. Becker Citizenship Award as part of the 11th Annual Law and Society Week activities
  • 02/22/10 - College's Men's Basketball Team wins State Championship for the third time in four years
  • 02/18/10 - College Unveils $3.18 Million Green Jobs Training Program for Low-Income Residents in Parts of North Philadelphia, Kensington and Port Richmond