The Community College of Allegheny County provides a supportive and transformative learning environment that prepares graduates to meet critical needs in the region’s workforce.
At CCAC, we believe that life outside the classroom is an important part of your college experience. Each CCAC campus has a variety of activities to enhance your lifestyle – including athletics, cultural events and personal development seminars.
The CCAC Educational
Foundation is the fundraising and benefactor arm of the college. It seeks to
create vital connections between the college and the wider community
to ensure the ongoing viability of the college.
Name: Christian Farina
Title: Physics InstructorYear joined CCAC: 2014 as an adjunct and 2017 as full timeCourses currently taught:PHYS141, PHYS142, PHYS222, PHYS223Why I teach what I teach: I find physics to be the most fascinating thing humans have created and I want to share it with students.Something people might not know about me: I dropped out of high school at 15 and went back for a GED at 26.
Favorite quote: "The secret to immortality is a life worth remembering." - Bruce Lee