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Alan Shay, PCC Citizens Oversight Committee member (left), interviews California Assemblymember for Pasadena Chris Holden at the entrance of the dedication ceremony for the Center for the Arts building on Thursday, January 23, 2014. While the building opened for classes in the fall of 2013, the official dedication ceremony took place in front of the arts building Thursday evening, attended by local and state politicians, faculty, alumni and donors.