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Volume 17, Number 4
June 1, 2009

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Sister Mary Scullian Becker Award Winner Sister Mary Scullion Receives 2009 Judge Becker Award
The son of the late Judge Edward R. Becker, a respected federal jurist, said his father would have been “just tickled” to know that homeless advocate Sister Mary Scullion was receiving an award from the College in his name...Read more
Yellow Dress performer photo 10th Annual Law and Society Week
Crime reporters discussed the role of the news media in the reporting of crime on March 3 in the Bonnell Large Auditorium, and the College family was treated to a performance of “The Yellow Dress”...Read more
Teaching Center event Faculty Explore New Teaching Methods
Faculty at Community College of Philadelphia were energized by a visit from L. Dee Fink, Ph.D., an internationally recognized leader in faculty development, at the start of the spring term...Read more
Wachovia Scholar College Students Institutional Advancement News
VIST Financial and The Wachovia Foundation Honor Student Achievement — VIST Financial, a Berks County financial services company, began working with the College last year to establish a scholarship; and Foundation Mini-Grants Awarded...Read more
President Curtis photo President's Perspective
Congressional approval of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) has coincided with a flurry of curricular activity at Community College of Philadelphia...Read more
student cooking contest participants The College and NBC 10 Bring Pan-to-Pan Chef Competition to Campus
One taste of Joy Woods Jones’ signature Macaroni and Cheese Smothered Fried Chicken Casserole...Read more
Rep. James R. Roebuck, Jr. photo Math and Science Education Examined at Public Hearing
State Rep. James R. Roebuck, Jr., chair of the State House of Representatives Education Committee and member of the College’s Board of Trustees, held a public hearing at the College on April 15...Read more
Rotunda photo New College Trustees
Mayor Michael A. Nutter appointed eight people to the 15-member Community College of Philadelphia Board of Trustees effective
April 1...Read more
international fesitival dancer photo College Snapshots
PTK Awards, 25th International Festival, PHA Job Readiness Graduation, Auto Tech at Auto Show and Asian Studies Development Program...Read more
Lynette M. Brown-Sow photo College Vice President and Her Division Win National Awards
Lynette M. Brown-Sow, vice president for Marketing and Government Relations, was named national Communicator of the Year...Read more
Brielle Thompson & Deneen Coate photos Walk Wednesdays
With warm weather approaching and their required community rotation underway, second-year Nursing students Brielle Thompson and Deneen Coates were inspired to launch a new program at the College...Read more
Audra Jeffers photo Two Students Win National and All-Pennsylvania Recognition
Two students are the first from the College to win national honors in a scholarship competition sponsored by the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation and administered by the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society...Read more

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