Monday, October 15, 2007

PCC President Ambassadors

The President’s Ambassadors are students that serve as the honorary representatives of Dr. Paulette J. Perfumo, Superintendent-President of Pasadena City College.

The President’s Ambassadors have the privilege of showcasing Pasadena City College as one of the country’s premier community colleges in a various promotional activities, such as community events and visits to local schools. They discuss the benefits of attending PCC, including transferring from the college to a university and earning an associate degree or certificate with prospective students, campus visitors and community leaders.

Typical activities include:
  • Presentations to K-12 schools
  • Attending on-campus events and ceremonies
  • Attending off-campus fairs
  • Conducting campus tours
  • Providing support to college activities and programs.
Among the benefits the Ambassadors gain from participating in the program:
  • Learning effective public speaking skills
  • Networking with college and community leaders
  • Serving as role models and mentors to other students
President’s Ambassadors in good standing will also receive:
  • Recognition in the graduation program announcement
  • A certificate of participation in the program
  • A letter of recommendation from Superintendent-President Paulette J. Perfumo
  • A general letter of appreciation from Dr. Paulette Perfumo
  • Acknowledgment of participation in the President’s Ambassadors Program on the PCC transcript
Program Requirements:
  • A minimum of six units completed at Pasadena City College
  • Maintaining a minimum GPA of 2.75
  • Submittal of a program application
  • An interview
  • Attending an orientation
  • Minimum two hour per week commitment
If you would like to apply for being an PCC Presidential Ambassador please contact Mary Ann Laun for more information.

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