Note to readers: The following is the verbatim District statement regarding commencement:
For Immediate Release Contact: Dr. Valerie Wardlaw
Date: April 18, 2014 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
PACCD Statement: 2014 Commencement
Pasadena City College is busy today assembling facts on the chain of events connected with the choice by the College of a commencement speaker and will provide a statement on Monday, April 21, 2014 of what it has learned. It would be inappropriate to comment further on this subject until this review has been conducted. Thank you.
ABOUT PASADENA CITY COLLEGE
Since 1924, Pasadena City College (PCC) has provided the greater Pasadena area with an innovative learning environment that inspires student learning and success. PCC is one of the largest community colleges in the country, serving over 30,000 students from 90 different countries. Widely recognized as a transfer leader, PCC ranks as one of the top community colleges in the state that transfers students to nationally ranked four-year universities and colleges. Nestled in the foothills of Pasadena, home of the annual Tournament of Roses Parade and Rose Bowl football game, PCC has educated more than a million students since its founding. For more information on Pasadena City College, call 626-585-7123, or visit the College’s website at www.pasadena.edu.