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    CCAC students taking advantage of scholarships through Archways to Opportunity program
    Students at the Community College of Allegheny County who work at McDonald's restaurants may be eligible for up to $2,500 a year in scholarship money. The Archways to Opportunity program provides eligible McDonald's employees funds to pursue their educational goals as long as they are in school.
    CCAC offering Saturday class to help applicants prepare for trade union entrance exams
    The Community College of Allegheny County is offering a nine-session class that has been developed to help individuals prepare for the math portion of the entrance examination that is used by the local trade unions when recruiting new apprentices. The class will be held at CCAC Allegheny Campus on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 11:25 a.m. beginning Aug. 25.
    Noretta Willig with her book
    Students in CCAC Community Education writing classes become published authors
    CCAC to host “Vietnam: A Working Class War” on Saturday, September 22
    Community College of Allegheny County's Allegheny Campus will host a conference that explores the Vietnam War from the varying perspectives of Vietnam veterans, anti-war resisters and representatives from the Vietnamese community. The conference will take place on Saturday, September 22, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Foerster Student Services Center Auditorium and Lobby, followed by a march to the Vietnam Memorial on the North Shore where a ceremony will be held honoring T.J. McGarvey and the Pittsburgh Building Trades who built the memorial with donated labor.
    Graduates of CCAC Massage Therapist program eligible for National Certification in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork
    To further align with healthcare professions and embrace similar competency-based criteria, NCBTMB announced new Board Certification requirements and an updated exam, effective August 3, 2018. One of the requirements? Graduate from an "NCBTMB Assigned School", which CCAC is!
    CCAC hosts 5th Annual TAZ Writers’ Conference on September 8
    The Community College of Allegheny County's Allegheny Campus will host the 5th Annual TAZ (The Authors' Zone) Writers' Conference on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (The exact location is to be determined, based on enrollment.) The TAZ Writers' Conference is an opportunity for writers of all levels to receive in-depth instruction on various writing-related topics in one day.
    Councilmen Sam DeMarco (left) and Tom Baker with Gretchen Mullin-Sawicki and John Boehm
    CCAC North Campus president and dean receive awards from Allegheny County Council members
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