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

Article by: CCAC Public Relations

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PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) South Campus, in conjunction with the Office of Institution Diversity & Inclusion, will hold events throughout February to celebrate Black History Month. Two of the events, “Please Keep Your Seat: A Conversation with Rosa Parks” and “Leadership from all Perspectives” are free and open to the public.

Using dramatic interpretation, actor Greg Kenney explores the life and times of the famous civil rights activist in “Please Keep Your Seat: A Conversation with Rosa Parks.” The presentation will take place Wednesday, February 20, at CCAC’s Washington County Center at 11:00 a.m. Chaz Kellem, diversity manager for the Pittsburgh Pirates, will present “Leadership from All Perspectives” Monday, February 25, at CCAC–South Campus in the Tiger’s Lair at 11:00 a.m. Kellem will talk about the value of including historically marginalized voices in day-to-day leadership.

For more information, please call 412.469.6243 or visit www.ccac.edu, search keywords “events calendar.” CCAC–South Campus is located at 1750 Clairton Road in West Mifflin, PA 15122. CCAC–Washington County Center is located at Washington Crown Center, 1500 West Chestnut Street, Washington, PA 15301.


About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 155 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.

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