Looking Back: Snapshots in Time

1969

"Another Great Thing About Philadelphia" SEPTA Advertisements

Then and Now: Rotunda

The Rotunda’s original display cases once held coins and engravings when the building was an operating U.S. Mint. Now the Rotunda is used to showcase College exhibits and host special occasions.

2004

Banners adorn the Mint Building

Banners on 17th Street

1976

TV Production Program

t studio production program in the 1970's

1983

Dr. Eaton Inauguration

The inauguration of Dr Eaton

1995

Filmed on Location at the College, the Mint Building Exterior was Featured in a Scene from the Movie Twelve Monkeys

Still photo of the filming of 12 monkeys

1996

Cutting-edge: Three New Videoconferencing Rooms Bolstered the Growing Need for Interactive Technology

Videoconferencing room

 

Cambodian Dancers Visit the College

 

Colonials Mascot Contest

 

Mascot Contest

Shakespeare Festival

 

Shakespeare Festival

 

 

1976

Community College of Philadelphia — 1976 Film

 

 

1995

Cornel West Gives a Lecture at the College on March 30, 1995

 

Cornel West

2014

Nancy Pelosi Speaks at the College on Working Conditions for Women

 

Nancy Palosi

2001

A Throwback TV Commercial Advertising Summer Classes

 

 

1974

Students on the Steps of the Community College of Philadelphia Mint Building

Then and Now: The College Board

 

Student Hanging a Bulletin for Kappa Alpha Psi

1991

Tipper Gore Speaks at Community College of Philadelphia

 Tipper Gore Speaking from behind a podium

Tipper Gore, wife of former Vice President Al Gore, made a campaign stop at the College for the Clinton/Gore ticket in 1991.

Then and Now: Students Relaxing in the Winnet Courtyard in the 90s and Today

 A side by side photo pf students int he Winnett Student Life Building courtyard. The left photo is from the 1990's with 2 students at a table. The right side photo shows the line of tables all occupied by students.

1996

Rosa Parks Speaks at Community College of Philadelphia

 Rosa Parks Speaking from behind a podium

Rosa Parks spoke to 1,500 public school students at the College's auditorium on Oct. 18, 1996, one stop in her national tour to tell her story to a new generation. 
More from The Philadelphia Inquirer

1972

Men's Basketball Team Photo from the Student Vanguard

 Community College of Philadelphia 1972 Men's Basketball team photo