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CCP President Dr. Donald "Guy" Generals and the college's new mascot, Roary.
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Mike DeNardo
September 17, 2019 - 5:21 pm
A year and a half after retiring a mascot that many students found offensive, Community College of Philadelphia has unveiled its new mascot.
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Community College of Philadelphia.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
July 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Community College of Philadelphia is putting the finishing touches on its new Lion mascot that has taken a year to design. Last year, CCP ditched its previous mascot, Colonial Phil, over concerns he represented a time of slave owners and oppression. The school then...
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Community College of Philadelphia
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Tim Jimenez
April 03, 2019 - 8:22 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 17-hour negotiation session between the Community College of Philadelphia and the teachers union ended without a deal overnight. Talks are set to pick up again Wednesday morning, and classes are still in session. Union official, college administrators and a mediator...
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Community College of Philadelphia
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Mike DeNardo
March 27, 2019 - 11:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After two and a half years of contract talks, the faculty at Community College of Philadelphia will decide Wednesday evening whether they should go on strike. The union representing 1,200 faculty and staff members at CCP votes at 6:15 p.m. on whether to hit the picket...
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Rutgers University–Camden and Community College of Philadelphia
Rutgers University–Camden, Community College of Philadelphia
Justin Udo
October 15, 2018 - 1:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Rutgers University–Camden and the Community College of Philadelphia are testing new waters in an initiative meant to provide a seamless transition for transfer students. The institutions are working together on a dual admissions and core-to-core transfer agreement...
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Unionized faculty and support staff rally outside Community College of Philadelphia.
Kim Glovas/KYW Newsradio
Kim Glovas
August 27, 2018 - 9:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Unionized faculty and support staff rallied outside Community College of Philadelphia today. They have been working without a contract for two years. "You say BAFO! We say Hell NO!" they shouted. BAFO stands for "best and final offer." Members of the Faculty and Staff...
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