Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

03/22/2012 -- US Secretary of Labor Solis is keynote speaker at CCAC labor and management lecture

PRESS RELEASE
For more information contact CCAC Public Relations

PITTSBURGH—US Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis will be the keynote speaker for “Industry, Trades & Skills,” a labor and management discussion taking place at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 17, at the Allegheny Campus of the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC). Other featured speakers include Morgan K. O’Brien, president and CEO, Peoples Natural Gas; and Michael R. Dunleavy, business manager/financial secretary, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 5.   

The event is the latest in the college’s Robert M. Mill Lecture Series, Pittsburgh Labor & Management Past & Future: A Labor-Management Discussion. It will be held in the Foerster Student Service Center Auditorium, CCAC–Allegheny Campus, 808 Ridge Ave., Pittsburgh (North Shore).

The discussion is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Members of the press are welcome. For more information or to make a reservation, contact 412.237.4476 or LaborManagement@ccac.edu.

Pittsburgh Labor & Management Past & Future: A Labor-Management Discussion embodies a series of interactive sessions designed to enhance the understanding and recognition of the large role labor unions and labor relations have played in forming our great region.

Recognizing CCAC Alumnus Robert M. Mill, a champion of the benefits of accessible education and an ardent supporter of union needs, the Robert M. Mill Lecture Series offers a platform for open communication between all who will benefit from a future of positive labor-management relations and economic development in western Pennsylvania. 

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About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 170 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers non-credit and workforce development courses to 30,000 students. The learning-centered institution’s mission is 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. CCAC’s quality programs enable students to transfer credits to 520 colleges and universities and support regional workforce needs with accessible instruction available day, evening, weekend and online in Allegheny County and beyond.