Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

State Government Relations

The Community College of Allegheny County  works closely with state and regional legislators and policy makers. As the institutional point of contact for state administration, legislators and their staffs, the Government Relations office is responsible for monitoring and evaluating the proposed annual budget and legislation on the state level for potential impact to the college. The college maintains a presence in Harrisburg liaising with senators and representatives and keeping them apprised of CCAC’s critical issues and communicating regularly with the Governor’s southwestern regional office located in Pittsburgh.

Notable Events

CCAC Students Make the 2013 All-Pennsylvania Academic Team

In Harrisburg, seven CCAC students were among 44 Pennsylvania community college students honored for making the All-Pennsylvania Academic Team.

Lobby Day 2013 All-PA Acad Team

Nominated by their college, the students are honored for both their academic achievement in the classroom, maintaining a 3.5 GPA or higher, and for their volunteerism in their communities. CCAC students honored were: Kevin Boglitz, Ashley Crisi, William Moran Jr., Yiyi Zhao, Alex Brown, Crystal Hinnebusch and Rebecca Stevens. Both Kevin Boglitz and Yiyi Zhao are also 2013 Bronze Coca-Cola Scholars.