Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

02/04/2011 -- CCAC–South Campus Black History Month activities continue through February

Press Release

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)–South Campus in conjunction with the Office of Institutional Diversity & Inclusion will hold several events throughout February to honor Black History Month. Activities will include:

  •  Highlights from Jackie Robinson’s career in the film “Cross the Line” on February 16 at noon.
  •  “A History of Rap” presented by Paradise Gray, a hip-hop pioneer and African American historian, on February 22 at 11:00 a.m.  

All CCAC South students, faculty and staff are encouraged to attend the events. Members of the press are also welcome to attend. For more information, please call 412.237.4430.


About CCAC
The Community College of Allegheny County is the largest institution of postsecondary higher education in Pennsylvania. The college serves 30,000 credit students through 170 degree and certificate programs and offers thousands of lifelong learning non-credit and workforce development courses to 35,000 students annually. Incorporating a learning-centered environment committed to the future of the region, CCAC continues to expand its reach through innovative programming and accessible instruction offered via convenient day, evening, weekend and online courses. With four campuses and six centers serving Allegheny County and surrounding communities, CCAC endeavors to fulfill its mission 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.