Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

11/01/2011 -- CCAC presents Piscataway Indian Nation performers

PRESS RELEASE
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PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) will celebrate Native American Heritage Month with performances by the Piscataway Indian Nation Singers & Dancers November 29 and 30. Both events are free and open to the public.

The group will perform at the CCAC–South Campus auditorium at 11:45 a.m. November 29. A second performance will be in the CCAC–North Campus Atrium at 11:30 a.m. November 30.

Famous for their internationally recognized living history program, the Piscataway Indian Nation Singers & Dancers conduct workshops, present lectures and perform authentic American Indian dance, drum and song. From “Tayac Territory” near Port Tobacco, Md., Mark Tayac and The Piscataway Indian Nation Singers & Dancers travel throughout Europe, Canada and the United States with one of the most colorful, artful and educational programs in the country. 

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About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 170 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. Visit www.ccac.edu to learn more.