Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

02/22/2010 -- ‘Jackie Robinson’ speaks at CCAC–North

Press Release

PITTSBURGH—Actor Gregory Gibson Kenney will present “Jackie Robinson: A Study in Mental Fortitude” at the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) Psi Beta Kappa honor society induction at 2:30 p.m. Monday, March 15, in CCAC–North campus Room 3002, 8701 Perry Highway, McCandless.

In character as Mr. Robinson, Mr. Kenney will discuss how the athlete broke the color line in major league baseball and the many psychological hardships he had to endure.  The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 412.369.3692.

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About CCAC
The Community College of Allegheny County is the largest institution of postsecondary higher education in Pennsylvania. The college serves 30,000 credit students through 170 degree and certificate programs and offers thousands of lifelong learning non-credit and workforce development courses to 35,000 students annually. Incorporating a learning-centered environment committed to the future of the region, CCAC continues to expand its reach through innovative programming and accessible instruction offered via convenient day, evening, weekend and online courses. With four campuses and six centers serving Allegheny County and surrounding communities, CCAC endeavors to fulfill its mission to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society.