Press Releases 2011

November 2011

  • 11/08/11 - Community College of Philadelphia Hosts Developmental Education Summit

October 2011

  • 10/28/11 - Community College Of Philadelphia Women's Cross Country Track Team Wins Sixth Consecutive Conference And State Titles
  • 10/26/11 - College Joins National Remembrance Day Roll Call on November 11 to Honor Military Men and Women Killed in Iraq and Afghanistan
  • 10/18/11 - Nearly $3 Million Awarded to Improve African-American Male Academic Achievement Though Innovative Hands-On Programs
  • 10/18/11 - Community College of Philadelphia Hosts Opening Reception for the Annual Faculty Arts Show

September 2011

  • 09/26/11 -College Will Be Consortium Leader for $20 Million Statewide Initiative to Rapidly Retrain Laid-Off Workers for Manufacturing, Energy and Health Care Jobs
  • 09/14/11 - First Responders Receive College Scholarships From Philanthropists Kal and Lucille Rudman
  • 09/08/11 - Police Commissioner and Community College of Philadelphia to Accept Scholarships from Kal and Lucille Rudman Foundation

August 2011

  • 08/30/11 - Community College Of Philadelphia Welcomes New and Returning Students With Bigger, Greener and Smarter Facilities

July 2011

  • 07/21/11 - College Television Station Wins National Award For Video On Cell-Phone Etiquette In The Classroom
  • 07/13/11 - New Athletics Director at Community College of Philadelphia

June 2011

  • 06/28/11 - Community College of Philadelphia Coach to Lead First American Team to Compete In Future Stars International Basketball Tournament in London
  • 06/27/11 - Philadelphia Professor Returns From Reef Survey Science Cruise
  • 06/11/11 - Former Sixer Ollie Johnson, Director of Athletics at Community College of Philadelphia, Retires
  • 06/06/11 - Community College of Philadelphia Honors Former Pennsylvania Horticultural Society President Jane G. Pepper
  • 06/01/11 - Scholarship Presentation From The Kal and Lucille Rudman Foundation Canceled

May 2011

  • 05/31/11 - Police Commissioner And Community College Of Philadelphia To Accept Scholarships From Kal And Lucille Rudman Foundation
  • 05/11/11 - Community College of Philadelphia Freshmen Duo Wins State Men's Doubles Tennis Championship
  • 05/02/11 - Community College of Philadelphia to Bestow Leadership Awards on Community and Business Leaders
  • 05/02/11 - Charles M. Blow, Innovative Columnist for The New York Times, to Deliver College's 45th Commencement Keynote Address
  • 05/02/11 - Samuel Hirsch, Vice President of Student Affairs, to Receive Philadelphia Young Playwrights' Top Honor

April 2011

  • 04/27/11 -Former Gov. Edward G. Rendell to Receive Fifth Annual Judge Edward R. Becker Citizenship Award at Community College of Philadelphiar
  • 04/15/11 - College Holds Earth Day- Related Events to Celebrate Sustainability, The Environment and The Official Opening of Its $31 Million Eco-Friendly Northeast Regional Center

February 2011

  • 02/23/11 - College's 12th Annual Law And Society Week Explores Race, The Environment and Silence in The Law, Feb. 25 - March 4
  • 02/08/11 - National Accreditation Agency Invites Public Comment on Community College of Philadelphia's Nursing Program
  • 02/07/11 - Varsovia Fernandez Becomes First Latina to Chair Community College of Philadelphia's Board of Trustees

January 2011

  • 01/31/11 - Black History Month Celebrated With Hip-Hop Icon Fonzworth Bentley and Entrepreneur Randal Pinkett
  • 01/21/11 - Men's Basketball Team Gives Head Coach Robert 'Dondi' Deshields a Milestone 300th Win in 11 Seasons at The College
  • 01/14/11 - Faculty member sings on grammy nominated jazz album