Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Press Releases 2013

The CCAC Public Relations office, a part of Institutional Advancement, 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 the current year by clicking the links below, or click the links to the left to view press releases from past years. You can also access media coverage of the college by viewing CCAC in the News.

For more information, please contact Public Relations.

12/12/2013 -- CCAC winner of two prestigious marketing and communications awards

12/09/2013 -- CCAC campuses announce winter enrollment workshops for potential students

12/09/2013 -- CCAC student’s idea for new “app” leads to collaboration with CMU group

12/03/2013 -- CCAC Board of Trustees appoints Quintin B. Bullock, DDS, as the college’s ninth president

11/15/2013 -- Dr. Cyril Wecht to speak at CCAC on eve of 50th anniversary of JFK assassination

11/13/2013 -- CCAC campuses host enrollment workshops for potential students

11/08/2013 -- CCAC North Campus Ice Hockey Team hosts benefit game in support of The Best of the Batch Foundation

10/28/2013 -- CCAC North Campus hosts Open Stage Night

10/24/2013 -- CCAC South Campus Theatre presents “Picnic”

10/23/2013 -- CCAC students receive prestigious Pittsburgh Promise scholarships

10/21/2013 -- CCAC selected to receive national diversity award

10/14/2013 -- CCAC hosts information session for student athletes

10/07/2013 -- CCAC hosts launch of new Coalition Against Violence manual

10/07/2013 -- CCAC one of four schools nationally to be awarded U.S. Department of Education grant

10/04/2013 -- CCAC Board of Trustees welcomes John Mack Kingsmore, PhD, as president emeritus

10/02/2013 -- CCAC West Hills Center hosts 4th annual Pittsburgh Region Clean Cities Odyssey Day

09/30/2013 -- CCAC athletes receive baseline concussion tests from HEADS UP Pittsburgh

09/27/2013 -- CCAC North Campus hosts inaugural Comedy Night

09/26/2013 -- CCAC–North Campus hosts Open Stage Night

09/25/2013 -- CCAC FireVEST scholarship program graduates honored by Allegheny County Council

9/25/2013 -- CCAC hosts prestigious national community college leadership institutes

09/24/2013 -- CCAC awarded 2014 Military Friendly School designation

09/19/2013 -- CCAC students sweep awards in welding competition

09/17/2013 -- CCAC hosts fall job fairs throughout Allegheny County

09/13/2013 -- CCAC is host site as dozens prepare to become U.S. citizens on Constitution Day & Citizenship Day, September 17

09/11/2013 -- CCAC presents labor & management discussion focusing on Wendell August Forge

09/04/2013 -- CCAC adds new Washington County location for its popular welding certificate program

08/27/2013 -- CCAC selected to receive Pennsylvania Automobile Association Ambassador Grant

08/05/2013 -- CCAC dean named “EMS champion” to be honored by Allegheny County Council

07/16/2013 -- CCAC–South Campus hosts free admissions & financial aid workshop

07/12/2013 -- CCAC’s massage therapy program graduates eligible to be licensed by state

07/03/2013 -- CCAC–South Campus Theatre presents “Fiddler on the Roof”

06/27/2013 -- CCAC continues strong national rankings for health care program graduates

06/21/2013 -- CCAC selects Michael Murphy as interim president

06/07/2013 -- CCAC awarded National Endowment for the Arts grant for Big Read initiative

06/04/2013 -- CCAC golfer named to 2013 NJCAA Division II PING All-American Team

06/03/2013 -- CCAC seeks Facebook friends in the name of charity

05/29/2013 -- CCAC–South Campus Theatre Company presents “Julius Caesar”

05/29/2013 -- CCAC introduces 2013 Vanguard Diversity Award winners

05/23/2013 -- CCAC honored with two national fundraising awards

05/15/2013 -- CCAC President Alex Johnson chosen to lead Cleveland college

05/14/2013 -- CCAC celebrates 2013 commencement

05/08/2013 -- CCAC–North Campus Golf Team takes second at regionals

05/07/2013 -- CCAC presents labor & management discussion focusing on cybersecurity

05/02/2013 -- CCAC trustees approve $112.5 million budget

04/26/2013 -- CCAC presents Governor Corbett with hockey jersey

04/25/2013 -- CCAC, other colleges sponsor conference to prepare high school students for higher education

04/19/2013 -- Two CCAC students named 2013 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Scholars

04/16/2013 -- CCAC student named 2013 Newman Civic Fellow

04/15/2013 -- CCAC students named to 2013 All-Pennsylvania Academic Team

04/12/2013 -- CCAC student club hosts 3rd Annual Gospel Liturgical Dance Festival

04/05/2013 -- CCAC Board of Trustees bestows trustee emeritus distinction on Robert M. Mill

04/03/2013 -- CCAC announces new paramedic degree program

03/28/2013 -- CCAC–South Campus hosts academic & career information sessions

03/27/2013 -- CCAC–North Campus reschedules Spring Job Fair

03/26/2013 -- CCAC honors college legends at 2013 Legends in Leadership

03/26/2013 -- CCAC presents “Lend Me a Tenor” beginning April 4

03/21/2013 -- CCAC celebrates grand opening of K. Leroy Irvis Science Center

03/21/2013 -- CCAC honored with third Fred Rogers Good Neighbor Award

03/14/2013 -- CCAC presents labor & management discussion focusing on “The Crisis of the Public Sector”

03/06/2013 -- CCAC, the Mary Miller Dance Company team up to provide dance therapy for Kane Center residents

03/05/2013 -- CCAC celebrates Women’s History Month with event featuring NOW national president

02/28/2013 -- CCAC participates in national Commit to Complete program

02/19/2013 -- CCAC–North Campus hosts Open Stage Night

02/14/2013 -- City of Pittsburgh declares February 12, 2013 “Donna Imhoff Day”

02/12/2013 -- CCAC–North Campus Intercollegiate Ice Hockey Team presents $3,500 check to the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society

02/08/2013 -- CCAC Board of Trustees recognizes two former trustees, welcomes new member

02/05/2013 -- CCAC–South Campus celebrates Black History Month

02/01/2013 -- CCAC kicks off “The Big Read in Pittsburgh” with February 28 event

01/29/2013 -- CCAC–North Campus Intercollegiate Ice Hockey Team presents $3,500 check to the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society

01/17/2013 -- CCAC–Allegheny Campus presents Spring Job Fair

01/17/2013 -- CCAC–Boyce Campus presents spring job fairs

01/17/2013 -- CCAC–North Campus presents Spring Job Fair

01/17/2013 -- CCAC–South Campus presents Spring Job Fair

01/16/2013 -- CCAC–Allegheny Campus hosts financial aid seminar

01/15/2013 -- CCAC’s Automotive department presents a “Day at the Pittsburgh Auto Show”

01/14/2013 -- CCAC–North Campus hosts Open Stage Night

01/08/2013 -- CCAC selected for participation in national “Roadmap Project” aimed at student success