Meet Marissa: Student Says Flexibility Made College Possible
Here's another inspiring story from
Northampton Community College.
Marissa is pursuing her higher education goals and sometimes does her homework with her kids. Community college gave her a means to independence and a future career about which she can feel passionate. Watch her compelling video by
Achieving the Dreamhere.
Community College Police Graduate Earns Promotion
Congratulations to these
Plymouth Township police officers on their promotions, especially
Montgomery County Community College alumnus Montgomery County Narcotics Enforcement Unit
Sgt. Christopher Schwartz, who also serves as Chief of the
Barren Hill Fire Company.
Community College Nursing Student to Present Abstract
Hollis Laird, a student in the Community College of Allegheny County Nursing program, has been invited to present a poster on her abstract, “Postpartum Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Among Women in Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder” at the 2019 Infectious Diseases Society for Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Meeting. The abstract is based on the work Laird does as research coordinator at Magee-Womens Research Institute, where she works full-time while attending CCAC.
Penn Highlands Community College Appoints New Director
Chris Farrell joins Penn Highlands Community College after serving as the Senior Director of Admissions and Enrollment at The Art Institute of Virginia Beach for the past six years. Overall, he successfully led teams at nine different colleges over the course of 14 years.
Birthdays & Milestones
Hope you Enjoy a Fabulous Year!
Happy (belated) birthday to Rep. Perry Warren, Rep. Russ Diamond, Rep. Peter Schweyer, Rep. Marci Mustello, Rep. Danielle Friel Otten, Rep. Mike Jones and Sen. Pam Iovino!