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Pasadena City College
Location
Pasadena, California
Flag of the United States United States
Coordinates 34°08′38″N 118°07′05″W / 34.144, -118.118Coordinates: 34°08′38″N 118°07′05″W / 34.144, -118.118
Information
School district Pasadena Area Community College District
President Dr. Paulette J. Perfumo
Type Public Community College
Mascot Lancer
Color(s) Cardinal Red and Gold           
Established 1924
Students 24,932
Homepage

Pasadena City College (commonly known by the abbreviation PCC) is a community college located on Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena, California, USA. PCC is the third largest community college campus in the United States.[citation needed] Image File history File links Question_book-3. ... Image File history File links Stacked_logo. ... Pasadena is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... A community college is a type of educational institution. ... Volunteer Representative Squadron of the City of Poznań in the uniform of the 15th Uhlan Regiment of Poznań from 1939 A lancer (uhlan) was a cavalry soldier who fought with a lance. ... Download high resolution version (1024x768, 161 KB)Pasadena City College File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Download high resolution version (1024x768, 161 KB)Pasadena City College File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... A community college is a type of educational institution. ... Colorado Boulevard is the main thoroughfare of Pasadena, California. ... Pasadena is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ...


The school attracts students from throughout southern California, enrolling a large percentage of student from outside of the bounds of the Pasadena Area Community College District, established in 1966. The district includes the cities of Pasadena,South Pasadena, Altadena, San Marino, Temple City, Burbank, La Canada Flintridge, Arcadia, Sierra Madre, and portions of Rosemead and El Monte. Pasadena is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. ... Location of South Pasadena in Los Angeles County, California Coordinates: , Country State County Los Angeles Incorporated (city) March 2, 1888 [2] Government  - Mayor Philip Putnam [1] Area  - City  3. ... Altadena is an unincorporated census-designated place in Los Angeles County, California approx. ... Location of Temple City in Los Angeles County, California Coordinates: , Country State County Los Angeles Incorporated (city) 1960-05-25 [2] Government  - Mayor Judy S. Wong [1]  - City Manager Charles R. Martin Area  - City  4. ... Burbank is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. ... La Cañada Flintridge is a city located in Los Angeles County, California. ... Arcadia is a U.S. city in Los Angeles County, California that is located about 13 miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles in the San Gabriel Valley, at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains. ... Location of Sierra Madre in Los Angeles County, California Coordinates: , Country State County Los Angeles Incorporated (city) 1907-02-02 [2] Government  - Mayor Enid Joffe [1] Area  - City  3. ... Location of Rosemead in California Coordinates: Country United States of America State California County Los Angeles Incorporated (city) 1959-08-04 [2] Government  - Mayor John Tran[1] Area  - City  5. ... Location of El Monte in the County of Los Angeles Country United States State California County Los Angeles County, California Government  - Mayor Ernest Gutierrez Area  - City  9. ...


The sports teams are known as the Lancers, and the school colors are cardinal red and gold. Volunteer Representative Squadron of the City of Poznań in the uniform of the 15th Uhlan Regiment of Poznań from 1939 A lancer (uhlan) was a cavalry soldier who fought with a lance. ...


As of 2006, the college claims that over one million individuals have taken classes at PCC.

Contents

Overview

PCC was founded in 1924 as Pasadena Junior College. In 1954, Pasadena Junior College merged with another junior college, John Muir College, to become Pasadena City College. In 1966, voters approved the creation of the Pasadena Area Junior College District. The name was subsequently changed to the Pasadena Area Community College District.


PCC is widely regarded as one of the best community colleges in the state, ranking first in four out six categories among comparable colleges in a 2007 statewide assessment.[citation needed] The rate of students who transfer to four-year universities is ranked second after Santa Monica Community College. The math department has won the AMATYC community college mathematics competition numerous times. (PCC is currently the defending champion.) The music department provides the honor band for the Rose Parade and is the host of the annual Band Fest. Until recently, its applied music staff included John Dearman of the L.A. Guitar Quartet. The Visual Arts Division has a celebrated annual artist-in-residence program, a sculpture garden, an active gallery program featuring professional artists, and a high transfer rate to specialized art and design schools, including the nearby Art Center College of Design. The campus has a number of exceptional physical facilities: PCC is one of the few community colleges with its own observatory. Santa Monica College is a two-year public community college located in Santa Monica in Los Angeles County, California. ... The American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges (AMATYC) is an organization dedicated to the improvement of education in the first two years of college mathematics in the United States and Canada. ... There is also the Roses Tournament in England Perhaps one of the United States of Americas most important annual festivities, The Tournament of Roses Parade is the 114-year-old traditional parade generally held on New Years Day in Pasadena, California. ... John Dearman is one of the founding members of the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet (LAGQ). ... Photo of Art Center during the night. ...


Pasadena City College has a proud and long history of teaching ethnic studies at the community college level. These include courses in Asian American studies (His 41, Soc 41, Psych 41, English 52), Chicano studies, African American studies, and American Indian studies.


As of fall 2004 there are 24,932 credit students and 3,931 noncredit students. The demographics of the students are: 35.9% Hispanic, 32.9% Asian or Pacific Islander, 19.2% White, 6.5% Black, and 0.7% American Indian.


The Fall 2006 enrollment was expected to be approximately 29,000.[citation needed]


Radio station KPCC 89.3, a member station of National Public Radio, airs from PCC. KPCC's main output is talk radio. During the California budget crisis of 2003, PCC found itself in the enviable position of having a budget surplus and an A+ loan rating. KPCC (89. ... NPR redirects here. ... For other uses, see Talk Radio. ...


PCC hosts an annual flea market occurring on the first Sunday of every month on campus.


Campus safety

PCC employs more police cadets than any other police agency in the United States.[citation needed] Its campus police is made of six full-time officers, a detective, a lieutenant, the chief, five dispatchers, and 85 campus cadets, most of whom are PCC students. The college utilizes the Pasadena Police Department when PCCPD resources are not available. Parking technicians, transportation services, and HAZMAT are employed by the campus police. The Pasadena Police Department is the police department serving Pasadena, California The headquarters of the Pasadena Police Department is located at 207 North Garfield Avenue in Pasadena, just a few blocks from the Pasadena City Hall and Paseo Colorado. ... HAZMAT is an abbreviation of “Hazardous Material”. Hazardous materials are any substances (solids, liquids, or gases) that are dangerous to the well-being of humans, animals, or the environment. ...


Despite the PCC Campus Police being a POST certified agency, the Pasadena Area Community College District Board of Trustees does not allow campus police officers to carry firearms. The main reason for this policy is that the department has direct radio contact with the Pasadena Police Department. Student polls are mixed between supporting and opposing arming campus police. In a poll from the Associated Students, 73 percent of students oppose arming campus police. Another poll from the campus newspaper, The Courier, is split 50-50 between supporting and opposing campus police. Currently, PCC Campus police officers carry batons and pepper sprays. The Pasadena Police Department is the police department serving Pasadena, California The headquarters of the Pasadena Police Department is located at 207 North Garfield Avenue in Pasadena, just a few blocks from the Pasadena City Hall and Paseo Colorado. ...


Fire services for the campus are provided by the Pasadena Fire Department Station 34, located on 1360 E. Del Mar Blvd., which is 2-3 blocks west of the PCC campus.


Statistics

According to the California Postsecondary Education Commission in 2003,[citation needed] 465 PCC students transferred to the University of California system and 1,160 PCC students transferred to the California State University system. PCC has the highest number of transfers to the California State University system. Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside San Diego Santa Barbara Santa Cruz UC Office of the President in Oakland The University of California (UC) is a public university system in the state of California. ... The California State University (CSU) is one of three public higher education systems in the state of California, the other two being the University of California system and the California Community College System. ...


According to the Public Policy Institute of California,[citation needed] PCC's transfer rate is still the second highest in California, with 1816 students transferred during the 2005-2006 academic year, behind Santa Monica College's 2234 students. Santa Monica College is a two-year public community college located in Santa Monica in Los Angeles County, California. ...


Administration/board of trustees

PCC is governed by a nine member board of trustees, made of the President, a student trustee, and seven members each representing an area of the Pasadena Area Community College District. Seven members are elected by the people of the seven trustee areas, and the student trustee is elected by the student body. The President serves as the secretary for the Board of Trustees and is the chief administrative officer of the district


The current president of PCC is Dr. Paulette J. Perfumo, who has held the position since August 2007.


State Senator Jack Scott (1987-1995) and Dr. James Kossler (1995-2007) are the only President Emeriti of the college. Jack Scott is an American politician. ... Emeritus (IPA pronunciation: or ) is an adjective that is used in the title of a retired professor, bishop or other professional. ...


Events

In 2000, another campus dispute centered on Irv Rubin of the Jewish Defense League, who came to speak on campus. Some students felt he should not have come.[citation needed] Irving David Rubin (April 12, 1945 – November 13, 2002) was chairman of the militant Jewish Defense League from 1985 to 2002. ... JDL logo. ...


A dispute arose on campus in 2001 about what to do with the license for the radio station, which was owned by the trustees of the Pasadena Area Community College District. Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) submitted a bid to manage the station, which the trustees accepted, retaining ownership of the license but giving a mandate to MPR to make the station financially self-supporting. The uproar that ensued was mitigated when the trustees and MPR publicized a plan under which a "National Academy of Broadcasting Sciences" was to be created, under which student internship positions within the station were to be created, and also, news programming was to adopt a new focus on California-related news.[citation needed] Minnesota Public Radio logo Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) is a regional public radio network based in the U.S. state of Minnesota that has been broadcasting since 1967. ...


In 2001, faculty-administration negotiations on salary reached impasse. Protests ensued, including one at which Dolores Huerta spoke.[citation needed] Dolores C. Huerta (born April 10, 1930) is the co-founder and First Vice President Emeritus of the United Farm Workers of America, AFL-CIO (UFW). ...


On March 20, 2003, on the day the United States launched Operation Iraqi Freedom, many PCC students led by the Students for Social Justice, protested on campus against the war. Protesters went through the administration building demanding students to join their cause. Three students were arrested by campus police.[1] For other uses of the term, see Iraq war (disambiguation) The 2003 invasion of Iraq (also called the 2nd or 3rd Persian Gulf War) began on March 20, 2003, when forces belonging primarily to the United States and the United Kingdom invaded Iraq arguably without the explicit backing of the...


On May 18, 2006, the PCC branch of MEChA took responsibility in the destruction of numerous copies of campus newspapers. Months later in the September 7, 2006 issue, a member issued an apology to the campus newspapers. is the 138th day of the year (139th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the term used in science fiction, anime, and manga. ... is the 250th day of the year (251st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


On the 65th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, a group of PCC students from Students for Social Justice demonstrated outside the joint military recruiting offices across from PCC, protesting against the Iraq war. Combatants United States Empire of Japan Commanders Husband Kimmel (USN), Walter Short (USA) Chuichi Nagumo (IJN), Mitsuo Fuchida (IJNAS) (1st aerial wave), Shigekazu Shimazaki (IJNAS) (2nd aerial wave) Strength 8 battleships, 8 cruisers, 29 destroyers, 9 submarines, ~50 other ships, ~390 planes 6 aircraft carriers, 9 destroyers, 2 battleships, 2...


On March 7, 2007, demonstrators from Philadelphia-based Repent America demonstrated on campus, leading to tensions between demonstrators and some students, many of whom were homosexual but a majority were heterosexual allies. They were offended by a sign that said "Thousands of ex-homosexuals have experienced the life-changing love of Jesus Christ."And by voiced statements by the Repent America participants that Gays and Lesbians as well as Jews, Muslims, Buddhist, Catholics as well as single mothers were going to burn in hell [2] is the 66th day of the year (67th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Repent America (RA) is a Christian evangelistic organization based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the United States. ...


Some PCC students, who were journalism students and were staff members of the campus newspaper, PCC Courier, were involved in the May Day melee at MacArthur Park.[3] MacArthur Park looking towards downtown LA MacArthur Park (formerly Westlake Park) is a park in Los Angeles, California, named after General Douglas MacArthur and designated city of Los Angeles Historic Cultural Monument #100. ...


On June 10, 2007, a non-student stabbed a campus dispatcher at the campus police station in the evening hours. The dispatcher was in stabled condition and is a 14-year veteran of the department. Campus police and the Pasadena Police Department are working jointly to solve the case.[4] This led to campus police officers pleading for firearms.[5] The dispatcher returned to work a month later. is the 161st day of the year (162nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... The Pasadena Police Department is the police department serving Pasadena, California The headquarters of the Pasadena Police Department is located at 207 North Garfield Avenue in Pasadena, just a few blocks from the Pasadena City Hall and Paseo Colorado. ...


Students and Faculty held a rally in support of Jena Six on September 20, 2007. [6] For other uses, see Jena (disambiguation). ...


In October 2007, PCC faculty voted to break their longstanding ties with the California Teachers Association. The faculty is now represented by the Pasadena City College Faculty Association. [7] The California Teachers Association (CTA), initially established in 1863 as the California Educational Society, is by far the largest teachers union in the state of California. ...


Associated Students passed a resolution in November 2007, presented by Adam Kratt; ASPCC Vice President for Public Relations, calling for the Board of Trustees and the Administration to create gender neutral restrooms to provide a safe place for Disabled Persons with opposite gender caretakers, parents with opposite gender children, and where transgender students could use the restroom with out danger. The topic came up after a few transgender students reported being harrassed and even assulted in gender specific restrooms. The Board of Trustees has ignored the Associated Students request and turned a deaf ear to the dangers reported.[6]


In November 2007, PCC crowned Andrew Gomez a ftm transgender as King of the Homecoming Royal Court. After initially being denied participation by the Homecoming committee, Andrew Gomez was allowed to participate after the Associated Students became involved. Andrew not only became the first transgender nominated and elected to the honorary title of King at PCC, but is the first in the California Community College system. [7] [8]


John Kerry speech

Senator John Kerry talking with PCC students
Senator John Kerry talking with PCC students

Main article: John Kerry Controversy over comments on Iraq and education Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1600x1200, 1018 KB) Senator John Kerry visits Pasadena City College on October 30, 2006. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1600x1200, 1018 KB) Senator John Kerry visits Pasadena City College on October 30, 2006. ... John Forbes Kerry (born December 11, 1943) is the junior United States Senator from Massachusetts, in his fourth term of office. ... John Forbes Kerry (born December 11, 1943) is the junior United States Senator from Massachusetts, in his fourth term of office. ...


On October 30, 2006, PCC hosted a town hall meeting featuring Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Angelides along with Los Angeles mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Senator Barbara Boxer, and Massachusetts Senator John Kerry in a campaign rally, in which 370 students were in attendance. At the event Senator Kerry stated, "You know education, if you make the most of it, you study hard, you do your homework, and you make an effort to be smart, you can do well. If you don't you get stuck in Iraq." There was a controversy surrounding his remark afterwards and Kerry later responded calling the remarks a "botched joke." Kerry later apologized for the remarks. is the 303rd day of the year (304th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... California State Treasurer Phil Angelides Philip Nicholas Phil Angelides (IPA: æn. ... Antonio Ramon Villaraigosa (born Antonio (Tony) Ramon Villar, Jr. ... Barbara Levy Boxer (born November 11, 1940) is an American politician and the current junior U.S. Senator from the State of California. ... John Forbes Kerry (born December 11, 1943) is the junior United States Senator from Massachusetts, in his fourth term of office. ...


Facilities

Many facilities on campus have undergone major renovations, mostly replacing parking lots. The Alumni Commons, the Aquatic Center, the Boone Sculpture Garden, and the Galloway Plaza have all replaced what was once parking lots on campus. These were completed in 1999.


The current stadium, Robinson Stadium, is named for Jackie and Mack Robinson, both of whom were PCC alumni. The stadium was completed in 1999 after a renovation to move the stadium from a vertical position to a horizontal position. Recently, Robinson Stadium's surface has changed to SprinTurf[9] and the track was converted to all-weather track. Besides PCC athletics, Marshall Fundamental Secondary School, Pasadena High School, and Blair International Baccalaureate School uses Robinson Stadium for some high school home football games due to lack of resources on the respective campus fields. Marshall Fundamental Secondary School is a secondary school in which junior high and high school are together (Grades 6 - 12). ... Pasadena High School in: Pasadena, California Pasadena, Texas Pasadena, South Australia This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title. ... Blair International Baccalaureate School (formerly Blair High School) is located at 1201 S. Marengo Avenue, Pasadena, California 91106. ...


In 2003, voters approved a bond measure that will improve the facilities for about $150 million by 2010. A significant portion of these funds are earmarked for the construction of a new building to house the college's art and music departments.


A new 4 1/2 floor parking structure (Lot 5) and a new bus parking area was completed in 2005. During construction, PCC had a temporary parking lot (Lot K), located at Colorado Blvd. and Kinneloa Ave.


In 2007, many services at PCC have relocated pending demolition of their previous facilities. These include the college bookstore, Student Affairs, Associated Students, the student business services, the campus police and the offices of the school newspaper, The Courier. By July 2007, most services have relocated to temporary campus locations pending demolition of the former bookstore and renovation of the campus center.


A groundbreaking ceremony for the start of the construction of the new Industrial and Technology building, the new Campus Center, and Bookstore took place on October 17, 2007. Completion is set for early 2009.


PCC has two offsite facilities, the Child Development Center and the Community Education Center. The Child Development Center, located one block west of the PCC campus, is a childcare center for children of PCC students.


The Community Education Center, located two miles east of the main PCC campus, is an offsite facility where vocational training, some ESL courses, American Citizenship (known as "Americanization") courses, and PCC's high school diploma program take place. A shuttle service from the main campus is available to the Community Education Center.


PCC offers courses that can be taken at nearby high schools:

Courses are also offered at the Armory Center for the Arts in downtown Pasaddena. John Muir High School is a four year comprehensive secondary school located in Pasadena, California. ... Pasadena High School (PHS) is a four year comprehensive secondary school located in Pasadena, California. ... Marshall Fundamental Secondary School is a secondary school in which junior high and high school are together (Grades 6 - 12). ... Blair International Baccalaureate School (formerly Blair High School) is located at 1201 S. Marengo Avenue, Pasadena, California 91106. ... South Pasadena High School (SPHS or SouthPas) is a public high school serving grades 9-12 located in the city of South Pasadena, California. ... La Cañada High School is a four year comprehensive high school located in La Cañada Flintridge, California. ... Arcadia High School is a public high school located in Phoenix, Arizona. ... Temple City High School is a four-year public high school located in Temple City, California, in the West San Gabriel Valley. ... San Marino High School (SMHS) is a public elementary school in San Marino, California. ...


PCC's baseball team uses Jackie Robinson Field, a baseball field near the Rose Bowl, for practices and home games. The Rose Bowl is an outdoor football stadium in Pasadena, California, a suburb of Los Angeles. ...


Notable departments

The Product Design Department at Pasadena City College is a premier community college program and is one of only two product design programs in the California Community College System. The curriculum prepares students with a portfolio to enter the industrial design profession as an entry level designer. The courses develop a broad range of required skills including an understanding of the creative process with emphasis on function, environmental and social concerns, and the art form. Students enroll from around the world to prepare portfolios, many for application for four year colleges. The program is the #1 transfer program to Art Center College of Design and many other prestigious industrial design programs nationwide.[citation needed]


Getting to PCC

PCC offers many options of transportation. Students can park at PCC lots for $2 per day or $64 per semester.


PCC is accessible by bus, including five Metro Local lines, Metro Rapid, Foothill Transit, and some Pasadena ARTS buses. PCC provides a shuttle to and from the Allen Metro Gold Line station. A Metro Local bus with its trademark orange color A Metro Local bus with the old paint scheme Metro Local is a bus service in Los Angeles County, operated by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority. ... Metro Rapid 761 Metro Rapid is a bus rapid transit system in Los Angeles County, California, operated by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority. ... Foothill Transit is a bus transit company serving routes in the San Gabriel Valley of Greater Los Angeles, California. ... Diagram of the Metro Gold Line. ...


Famous alumni

Nicholas Brendon (born April 12, 1971 as Nicholas Brendon Schultz in Los Angeles, California), is an actor best known for his character Xander Harris in the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997-2003). ... Kim Carnes (born July 20, 1945 in Pasadena, California) is a Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter. ... Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... Bette Davis Eyes is the name of a song, best known for being performed by Kim Carnes. ... Christine Chapman (born 7 April 1956) is a Welsh Labour politician who has been a Member of the National Assembly for Wales for Cynon Valley since 1999. ... Dennis Cooper (born 1953) is a poet, writer and performance artist, most noted for transforming the visual/verbal aesthetic of punk into its written counterpart. ... Michael Jerome Cooper (born April 15, 1956 in Los Angeles, California) is currently the head coach of the Womens National Basketball Associations Los Angeles Sparks. ... Michael Dorn (born December 9, 1952) is an American actor known for his role as the Klingon Worf in multiple Star Trek shows and movies. ... Worf, played by Michael Dorn, is a main character in both Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and also the films based on The Next Generation. ... This article is about the TV series. ... Fun with Veal is episode 605 of the Comedy Central series South Park. ... Bob Just (left), Jaime Escalante (center) and former President Ronald Reagan receiving the Teach Freedom Award. ... Garfield Senior High School or James A. Garfield High School is a high school in East Los Angeles, California and is part of the Los Angeles Unified School District. ... For other uses, see Stand and Deliver (disambiguation). ... Paul Fussell (born 1924, Pasadena, California) is a cultural historian and a professor emeritus of English literature of the University of Pennsylvania. ... William Holden (April 17, 1918 – ca. ... This article is about the American musician. ... Joyce Luther Kennard (b. ... The Supreme Court of California is the state supreme court in California. ... Nicholas King Nolte (born February 8, 1941) is a Oscar-nominated American actor, model, and producer. ... Fred Waldron Phelps, Sr. ... This article refers to the Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka, Kansas, and is not related to the Westboro Baptist Church of Westboro, Ontario. ... This article is about the California politician. ... The Colorado Street Bridge in Pasadena, CA Pasadena is a city located in Los Angeles County, California, United States. ... The term Blogger may refer to: A blogger, someone who maintains a weblog. ... Multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter Stan Ridgway was the original lead singer of the band Wall of Voodoo, singing on their debut EP and first two albums, Dark Continent and Call of the West, the last of which included their only hit song, Mexican Radio. The band was named Wall of... Jack Roosevelt Jackie Robinson (January 31, 1919 – October 24, 1972) became the first African-American major league baseball player of the modern era in 1947. ... For the British television director and producer, see Matthew Robinson. ... David Lee Roth (sometimes referred to as Diamond Dave) (born 10 October 1954, Bloomington, Indiana) is an American rock vocalist, songwriter, actor, author, and former radio personality, best known for his work with the band Van Halen. ... Larry Shinoda (1930-1997) was a noted automotive designer who was best known for his work on the Chevrolet Corvette and Ford Mustang. ... John Daniel Singleton (born January 6, 1968 in Los Angeles, California) is an American film director, producer, and screenwriter. ... Languages Predominantly American English Religions Protestantism (chiefly Baptist and Methodist); Roman Catholicism; Islam Related ethnic groups Sub-Saharan Africans and other African groups, some with Native American groups. ... This article is about the song by rapper Eazy-E. For 1991 film, see Boyz n the Hood. ... This article is about Robert F. Kennedys assassin. ... Jerry Tarkanian (born August 8, 1930), also known as Tark the Shark, is a former college basketball coach known for colorful behavior, including habitually chewing on a towel during games, and for his public criticisms of and clashes with the NCAA. He was head coach at three different Division I... Verne H. Winchell (approx:1915 - November 26, 2002) was founder of Winchells Donuts. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ...

References

  1. ^ Hoffman, Gretchen (March 27), "PCC students, faculty stage protest", Pasadena Star-News, <http://nl.newsbank.com/nl-search/we/Archives?p_product=PSWB&p_theme=pswb&p_action=search&p_maxdocs=200&p_topdoc=1&p_text_direct-0=0FAEE2ED9FA2BE29&p_field_direct-0=document_id&p_perpage=10&p_sort=YMD_date:D&s_trackval=GooglePM>
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  9. ^ http://www.pasadena.edu/athletics/football/index.cfm

External links

  • Pasadena City College
  • PCC Courier (Campus Newspaper)

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