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.
The Girls' Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Camp gave 6-8th grade girls in the Philadelphia area the opportunity to learn about STEM transportation fields. Highlights included tours of the SEPTA bus garage and Girls Auto Clinic, a field trip to the Simeone Automotive Museum and Lori Johnson, from Ladies, Start Your Engines, spoke to the girls and helped them build their model car projects.
Prospective students, current students and the community were invited to check out what's new at Community College of Philadelphia on Thursday, August 1, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Faculty and staff were on hand in the Bonnell Circle to showcase what's new—and outstanding—at the College. Attendees were given "Pawsport" cards to get stamped at each table, helping them learn about new and updated programs available this fall, and guests kept cool with our favorite summer treats, exciting games and awesome prizes.
The 2019 Diagnostic Medical Imaging graduating class was recognized at the annual pinning ceremony on June 27. Thomas Coen, Class of 2020 and DMI student club president, recognized the achievements of the 14 graduates, and Angelique Morgan, class of 2019 graduate, was the class speaker.
Three outstanding Philadelphians were honored at the Community College of Philadelphia Black and Gold Gala on June 12: Julie Coker Graham, Malcolm Jenkins and Hayward Bell. Congratulations to our 2019 honorees! We had a wonderful evening of networking, live entertainment and dancing. Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors and event attendees, the Gala raised $309,760.
Classified and Confidential employees of Community College of Philadelphia enjoyed a circus-themed luncheon on May 16. The event included games, raffles, festive food and drink, and even a stilt walker. Dr. Generals presented employees with certificates, honoring them for their years of service.
The College's 51st annual Nursing Pinning Ceremony was held on Friday, May 3 in the Athletics Center. College faculty and staff, along with friends and family, celebrated student success at this event that recognizes the important culmination of perseverance, skill and hard work. The annual pinning ceremony signifies the beginning of a distinguished future in health care.
A total of 1,881 students were candidates for graduation at Community College of Philadelphia's 53rd Commencement on May 4. Thousands of family and friends witnessed the graduates’ milestone and cheered the students on as they walked down the aisle to celebrate their academic achievements at CCP.
From celebrating the success of our students to giving back to the community through service learning and providing opportunities for personal and professional growth, and from sharpening their horticultural skills to kicking back and having a little fun at the spring fling, take a look back at some of the student events from the spring 2019 semester.
Take a look back at some of the faculty and staff events from the spring 2019 semester, from celebrating employees who go above and beyond, to professional development opportunities and celebrating our retirees.
Members of the College community joined forces with faculty, staff and students from all of Pennsylvania's community colleges on April 9 at the Pennsylvania State Capitol for Lobby Day. The message? Recognize the importance of Pennsylvania's community colleges and provide them with the support they need to help students and Pennsylvania thrive. The College's Nursing students participated at the tables, giving blood pressure screenings, impaired driving exercises, depression screenings and hands-on CPR instruction.