Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

03/16/2011 -- CCAC hosts Gerard, Surma for labor-management dialogue

Press Release

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) will host a historic discussion on April 4 between Leo Gerard, international president of United Steel Workers, and John Surma, chairman and chief executive officer of the United States Steel Corporation.

The first event in the Robert M. Mill Lecture Series, Pittsburgh Labor & Management Past & Future: A Labor-Management Discussion, this dialogue will enable these international leaders in labor and industry to share their perspectives on “Labor and the Global Economy.” There will also be an opportunity for audience questions.

The event will be from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. April 4 in the Foerster Student Service Center Auditorium at CCAC–Allegheny Campus, 808 Ridge Ave., Pittsburgh (North Shore), 15212. The series is free and open to the public; reservations are requested by March 25.

For more information or to register, contact 412.350.1199 or LaborManagement@ccac.edu. Interested individuals can obtain Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and Act 48 credits.

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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.