An online publication for the staff, faculty, students and friends of Community College of Philadelphia
Volume 16, Number 4 - July 2008

Featured Stories

Michael A. Nutter

Mayor Nutter Tells Grads to Continue Their Educational Journey - Mayor Michael A. Nutter urged 1,819 Community College of Philadelphia graduates to look at the associate’s degrees and certificates they received at Commencement on May 4 not as the end of their educational journey, but as something more. Read more...



Leadership AwardsCommunity Leaders Receive Distinguished Leadership Awards - Community College of Philadelphia’s three Regional Centers paid tribute to 18 community, civic and business luminaries who demonstrated outstanding commitment to the College and the community at large during the past year. The Distinguished Leadership Awards were presented at separate events at the three Regional Centers, April 29–May 1. “By serving our neighborhoods, we all become winners,” President Curtis said. “Volunteers lend fresh insights that can help communities develop new problem solving skills to meet the challenges of their particular neighborhoods.” Read more...


Honors For College Employees

Honors for College Employees - President Curtis hosted the 9th Annual Honors Tea, April 30, which celebrates excellence within the College family by recognizing outstanding performance and service and faculty who have been promoted, as well as staff who participated in the Leadership Institute. Each Presidential Award for Distinguished Service recipient received an engraved award, their name on a presidential plaque and a $1,000 stipend. Read more...


Former Dean Now President of Mesa Community CollegeFormer Dean Now President of Mesa Community College - Shouan Pan, Ph.D., former dean of Student Life at Community College of Philadelphia, recently was named the sixth president of Mesa Community College in Arizona. Read more...




President Curtis photo

Perspective - The end-of-year celebration of student achievement is perfectly aligned with our strategic focus on student success. At the close of every academic year, we can easily quantify that success through the awarding of degrees and certificates to our graduates. Read more...




Colonials are State Champs Second Year in a Row

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