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PCC students Madeline and Meline Adragna perform the National Anthem prior to Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogaard ‘State of the City 2014’ speech in the new Westerbeck Recital Hall at 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.