|
   Text A+ A- A Subscribe to Community College of Philadelphia RSS

For the safety of staff and students, the College’s Main Campus and three Regional Centers will close at 2 p.m. on Jan. 26, 2015. The Main Campus parking garage will close at 3:45 p.m. Classes and business operations will resume on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015 on a normal schedule. Media announcements will be made on the following television stations and on their websites: ABC (Channel 6), CBS (Channel 3), NBC (Channel 10) and Fox (Channel 29).

Alito spoke at the Community College of Philadelphia, where he received a citizenship award named for Becker, a renowned judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit who died in 2006.

Community College of Philadelphia presented the Judge Edward R. Becker Citizenship Award to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel A. Alito Thursday.

Philadelphia got a rare visit today from a sitting US Supreme Court justice. Judge Samuel Alito was in town to receive an award from the Community College of Philadelphia.

So it seemed fitting yesterday that Alito, receiving a citizenship award named for Becker at Community College of Philadelphia, first listed "five aspects of Ed's life" that can serve as lessons on citizenship and community and then explored them all in much greater detail.

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel Alito Jr. was honored at an awards luncheon at the Community College of Philadelphia on Thursday.

Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr. came to Philadelphia Thursday to accept a citizenship award honoring the late appellate judge Edward R. Becker, and devoted most of a 35-minute speech at the Community College of Philadelphia to lauding his former colleague.

Share Your Ideas on Economic Growth in West Philadelphia

Dr. Donald Guy Generals, 

President, Community College of Philadelphia , 

cordially invites you to join us for a breakfast to share ideas on economic growth and workforce development in West Philadelphia.

Monday, January 26, 2015

8:30 a.m.

Community College of Philadelphia
West Regional Center 
4725 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19139

A continental breakfast will be served.

2015 PHL Auto Show

Please complete the form below for a chance to win a free ticket to the 2015 Philadelphia Auto Show.

The following day, on January 15, Justice Samuel Alito is set to receive the Judge Edward R. Becker Citizenship Award from the Community College of Philadelphia. Justice Alito will be recognized “for his ongoing efforts to help improve communities.

Last week, President Obama unveiled his initiative called “America’s College Promise,” a bold plan that would allow some Americans to attend community college for two years, free of charge. Today, we discuss Obama’s plan – the specifics of how this will work, the politics involved, and the funding mechanisms – and find out what this could mean for the educational landscape regionally and around the country.

Pages