Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Press Releases 2010

The CCAC Public Relations office, a part of the Institutional Advancement & External Relations department, provides up-to-date information and news reports about the college and serves as a liaison between the college and the media.

To that end, we maintain an archive of recent press releases. You can read press releases from 2010 by clicking the links below, or click the links to the left to view press releases from other years. You can also access media coverage of the college by viewing CCAC in the News.

For more information, please contact Public Relations.

12/21/2010 -- Free CCAC information sessions highlight training for Marcellus Shale roustabout careers

12/21/2010 -- CCAC programs match top jobs in region

12/20/2010 -- CCAC ‘Midnight Welding’ course begins Jan. 10

12/08/2010 -- CCAC Mechatronics program offers free training in new engineering field

11/29/2010 -- CCAC wins fourth straight Pink Feet Race for the Cure

11/24/2010 -- CCAC hosts labor-management discussion

11/23/2010 -- CCAC–North Campus honor society earns national recognition

11/18/2010 -- CCAC hosts "Deck the Halls" scholarship fundraiser

11/16/2010 -- CCAC concludes month-long community dialogue

11/04/2010 -- CCAC-North Campus celebrates inaugural season for women's basketball team

11/01/2010 -- CCAC and CMU grant partnership transitions computer programming courses

10/27/2010 -- CCAC-North Campus closed until November 1

10/26/2010 -- Full CCAC scholarships offered for firefighters

10/14/2010 -- CCAC South Campus celebrates award-winning production

10/14/2010 -- CCAC and regional partners offer Family Caregiver Workshop

10/12/2010 -- Bedbugs found at CCAC Downtown Center

10/06/2010 -- CCAC offers training in Marcellus Shale industry

10/04/2010 -- CCAC North Campus hosts open stage night

10/04/2010 -- CCAC instructor honored with New Works Lifetime Achievement Award

09/29/2010 -- CCAC kicks off month-long dialogue

09/29/2010 -- Harvard recognizes CCAC's Dislocated Worker Tuition Waiver program as 'Bright Idea'

09/24/2010 -- Lead base paint certified renovator training now offered at CCAC

09/23/2010 -- CCAC hosts Pittsburgh National Alternative Fuel Vehicles Odyssey Day

09/20/2010 -- Community Education at CCAC earns $1 million in revenue

09/17/2010 -- CCAC launches free online Job Placement Assistance Program

09/13/2010 -- CCAC West Hills Center hosts skilled trades fair

09/03/2010 -- CCAC offers free health career training to veterans

08/31/2010 -- CCAC and Tidewater Community College present free online health-IT training program

08/24/2010 -- CCAC presents Arthritis Foundation excercise program

08/24/2010 -- CCAC offers free workshop about Marcellus Shale

08/23/2010 -- CCAC-North Campus hosts job and internship fair

08/10/2010 -- CCAC-South Campus Theatre Department presents "Two Rooms"

08/10/2010 -- CCAC On Stage and CAPA present "Culmination!"

08/02/2010 -- CCAC-Boyce Campus offers free course for displaced workers aged 50+

07/28/2010 -- CCAC-Allegheny hosts "Biotech Boot Camp"

07/20/2010 -- CCAC North Campus hosts adult information fair

07/07/2010 -- CCAC West Hills Center holds Mechatronics job fair

06/22/2010 -- CCAC ranked second nationally among two-year colleges in nursing, health professions

06/22/2010 -- CCAC, other community colleges sign early childhood education transfer agreement with local universities

06/16/2010 -- Adams to lead community relations at CCAC

06/10/2010 -- CCAC trustees pass budget with no tuition or fee increase for Allegheny County residents

06/04/2010 -- CCAC team wins second innovation award

06/01/2010 -- Study: CCAC returns nearly $10 for each County dollar

05/27/2010 -- CCAC scholarship gets Penn Hills grads into careers tuition-free

05/25/2010 -- CCAC introduces 2010 Vanguard Diversity Award winners

05/18/2010 -- CCAC Honors Program students awarded Leadership in Honors Scholarship

05/17/2010 -- CCAC introduces homeland security program for fall

05/10/2010 -- CCAC partners with Virginia college in health-IT consortium

05/10/2010 -- In its first year, CCAC–South softball team heads to nationals

05/05/2010 -- CCAC commencement May 13 features distinguished alumnus speaker, first Pittsburgh Promise graduates

04/26/2010 -- CCAC campuses join walk at lunch initiative for health

04/26/2010 -- CCAC FireVEST graduate says full scholarships build volunteer fire departments

04/22/2010 -- CCAC wins national marketing award

04/20/2010 -- CCAC students help children in war zones

04/19/2010 -- CCAC Educational Foundation announces 2010 “Legends”

04/13/2010 -- CCAC art students create chairs for charity

04/13/2010 -- AAMI Youth Lab performs outdoors at CCAC–South

04/12/2010 -- CCAC partners with ACTA to provide transportation to West Hills center

04/09/2010 -- CCAC–South presents global warming discussion

04/09/2010 -- CCAC–North presents self-defense workshop

04/08/2010 -- CCAC concert benefits music students

04/08/2010 -- CCAC–Boyce hosts job fair

04/08/2010 -- CCAC–North hosts health and wellness fair

04/01/2010 -- CCAC–North hosts diversity panel

03/31/2010 -- Western Area CTC wins annual CCAC auto competition

03/31/2010 -- Head of new CCAC program shares experience of the young adults he serves

03/30/2010 -- CCAC professor presents at Oxford

03/25/2010 -- CCAC–Allegheny presents annual student art show

03/22/2010 -- CCAC President Alex Johnson elected to AACC board

03/16/2010 -- CCAC programs train home caregivers

03/15/2010 -- CCAC–South hosts information sessions

03/15/2010 -- Workshop at CCAC highlights advanced manufacturing programs

03/15/2010 -- CCAC–North presents open stage night April 5

03/12/2010 -- CCAC study identifies emerging careers in region

03/03/2010 -- CCAC–South hosts live recording session for jam band

03/01/2010 -- CCAC hosts job fairs throughout Allegheny County

02/26/2010 -- CCAC celebrates Women’s History Month

02/26/2010 -- CCAC named to national community service honor roll

02/23/2010 -- CCAC–South hosts Science Bowl

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

02/22/2010 -- CCAC–North presents open stage night

02/19/2010 -- CCAC events encourage adult learners

02/12/2010 -- CCAC–Boyce features Everest climber

02/05/2010 -- CCAC to close at 3 p.m. Friday

02/04/2010 -- CCAC–South Game Show Night benefits ill brothers

02/03/2010 -- CCAC–South campus closed until noon

01/28/2010 -- CCAC honors societies win third fundraising race for breast cancer research

01/27/2010 -- CCAC fundraiser nets $8,200 for Haiti relief

01/26/2010 -- CCAC celebrates Black History Month

01/20/2010 -- CCAC midnight welding course kicks off Jan. 25

01/11/2010 -- CCAC Board of Trustees selects officers

01/07/2010 -- CCAC presents aquatics classes at Sisters of St. Francis