Photography and Event Gallery
View select photographs from various events and activities at the College. Galleries will be added throughout the year, so check back often to see the latest images.
On June 7, 2018, Gateway to College recognized 25 graduates of the program.
The Black and Gold Gala is a premier charity event recognizing outstanding service of individuals and organizations that demonstrate involvement in community growth in the areas of education, business, social services and health. This recognition is awarded to those who exemplify leadership and are active in community initiatives in Philadelphia. Members of the community joined the Community College of Philadelphia Foundation and Honorary Chair, Mayor James F. Kenney, on June 13 at Vie to celebrate the outstanding contributions of Independence Blue Cross; Ronald W.
On Friday, May 4, members of the College community boarded the Spirit of Philadelphia to celebrate our 2018 graduates and celebrate the closing of another year of student success. Decked out in all-white attire, guests enjoyed dinner, dancing and music.
The College and Philadelphia community gathered on May 14 for the Pathways Magazine breakfast and Partnerships with a Purpose panel discussion. The Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake, president of the Independence Blue Cross Foundation and vice president of Community Affairs at Independence Blue Cross, was featured in this issue of Pathways and provided remarks on the importance of corporate responsibility. On the panel, Dr. Ellyn Jo Waller, a community activist and First Lady of Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church, represented the faith-based community; Dr.
The College recognized Adminisitrative Professionals Day on April 25 with an Administrative Professionals’ Tea, recognizing the work of the administrative staff across the College community. The 34th annual Classified/Confidential Employees luncheon was held on Wednesday, May 9. Years of service certificates were given to staff to recognize and thank them for their dedication to the College, including three staff employees who have been with the College for 45 years.
The Academic Awards ceremony was held on May 4 at 6 p.m. in the Bonell Building Large Auditorium. The annual event celebrates the accomplishments of our talented, determined and hard-working students.
The Nursing program celebrated a milestone on May 4, 2018, graduating the College's 50th Nursing class at the annual Nursing Pinning Ceremony. Congratulations graduates, and the best of luck to all of you.
Hazim Hardeman, a kid from North Philly, a Rhodes Scholar and a Community College of Philadelphia alumnus, had a message for the city as he spoke at the College’s 52nd Commencement at The Liacouras Center on May 5: "Many of you are the first in your family to attend college, others of you are the first to graduate.
Colleagues gathered in the Klein Cube on Thursday, April 26 to honor the years of service and dedication of more than 30 retirees.
The annual President's Recognition Tea recognizes faculty and staff who have made a special contribution to the College. This year, Lisa Johnson and Michelle Myers received the President's Award for Service to the College. The President's Award for Civility/Collegiality awardees were Jackie Jenkins Harvey, Laureen Tavolaro-Ryley and Erica Harrison.