04/28/2014 -- CCAC celebrates 2014 commencement Thursday, May 15

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PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County will celebrate its 2014 commencement with ceremonies beginning at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, May 15 at the Peterson Events Center located on the upper campus of the University of Pittsburgh in Oakland. A gathering of approximately 4,000 students, family members, faculty, staff and other guests are expected to attend to recognize the more than 425 graduates who will participate in the ceremony.

Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald will deliver the commencement address. Associate Professor Carmen Livingston and Jackline Ouma, both of CCAC South Campus, will deliver the faculty greeting and student reflections, respectively.

The Petersen Events Center is located at 3719 Terrace Street, Pittsburgh, Pa., 15261.


About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates more than 30,000 credit students through 155 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers thousands of students access to noncredit and workforce development courses. 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.

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