Community College of Philadelphia

Community College of Philadelphia nursing students
Community College of Philadelphia
Mike DeNardo
May 01, 2020 - 4:15 am
The Community College of Philadelphia graduating class of 2020 has been through a lot, especially its nursing students. Instead of the time-honored pinning graduation ceremony, they must gather online due to the coronavirus pandemic, but they still celebrate their triumphs and tears together. Read...
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Mayor Kenney’s Chief Education Officer Otis Hackney, CCP president Guy Generals and CCP vice president for academic affairs Judith Gay.
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Pat Loeb
March 05, 2020 - 12:15 am
Mayor Jim Kenney is set to announce the creation of a new, city-funded scholarship for Community College of Philadelphia students, when he unveils his budget plan Thursday. Read more here.
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Mayor Jim Kenney
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Pat Loeb
February 11, 2020 - 5:33 pm
During his annual address to the Chamber of Commerce, Mayor Jim Kenney hinted at a new effort to aid Community College of Philadelphia students. Read more here.
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(L-R) Student Kelley Satterfield, CCP nursing chair Laureen Tavolardo-Ryley, and student Nadia Lighty.
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Mike DeNardo
February 10, 2020 - 4:30 am
Nursing students at Community College of Philadelphia are facing the city's opioid crisis head-on, as an element of their studies.
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Punxsutawney Phil did not see his shadow predicting an early spring during the 133rd annual Groundhog Day festivities on February 2, 2019 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania.
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Holli Stephens
January 31, 2020 - 4:00 am
Need something to do this weekend? Check out a new indie bookstore in Fishtown. Play in a giant indoor sandbox in Fairmount. Eat beer and bacon pairings in Kennett Square. All the details are in The KYW To-Do List , your guide for all things to do in Philadelphia this weekend.
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Philly cops and a group of young men play a friendly game of basketball at Community College of Philadelphia.
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Mike DeNardo
November 26, 2019 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia police officers confronted a group of young men Monday in a friendly competition on the basketball court at Community College of Philadelphia as part of a service learning project by three high school students. Read more here.
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Hundreds packed into the Bonnell Auditorium at Community College of Philadelphia Monday night for a forum on what the city needs in its next top cop.
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Cherri Gregg
October 29, 2019 - 4:00 am
Hundreds packed into the Bonnell Auditorium at Community College of Philadelphia Monday night for a forum on what the city needs in its next top cop.
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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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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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Mike DeNardo
July 02, 2019 - 4:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A donation from a radio giant is the largest scholarship gift ever to Community College of Philadelphia. The $1 million gift from the Joseph and Marie Field Foundation will be used over five years to fund CCP scholarships for students who delayed their college careers...
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