Prince George's Community College President to Speak on Panel at Women’s Equality Forum

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Article by: Office of Communications and Marketing

For Immediate Release

 

LARGO, Md. (March 27, 2018) -  Prince George’s Community College President Dr. Charlene Dukes will speak as a panelist at the Women’s Equality Forum on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in Prince George’s Community College Rennie Forum Auditorium. The forum is sponsored by the Prince George’s County Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. and Millennial Intelligence Think Tank. WHUR 96.3’s Radio Personality Triscina Grey and local Morning News Anchor Taylor Thomas will moderate the discussion.

This event will contribute to a month-long celebration of women and their accomplishments while also bringing awareness to issues that affect them. Prince George’s County State Attorney Angela Alsobrooks, Esq., Bowie State University President Dr. Aminta Breaux, Prince George’s County Planning Board Chair Elizabeth Hewlett, Esq., Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission CEO and General Manager Carla Reid, and Global Accounting Strategy Director Kimberly Ellison-Taylor will take part in the discussion.

The panel forum is a timely discussion that will cover topics including women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM), equal pay, and violence against women. The panelists each serve in different capacities that qualify them to speak on these issues. The event is free and all are welcome to attend.

About Prince George’s Community College
Named a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance designated by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security (2015-2020), Prince George’s Community College (PGCC) provides high-quality education and training for the progressive and career-oriented residents of Prince George’s County. From new high school graduates and career seekers to more seasoned professionals and senior citizens looking to enhance their skillsets, PGCC is comprised of students who represent a wide range of ages, backgrounds, and goals. Serving nearly 40,000 individuals annually, the college is the first choice for higher education for residents of Prince George’s County.
 Collaborative partnerships, responsive degree and training programs, and a commitment to student success enable PGCC to address diverse education and workforce development demands. For more information, visit the college website at www.pgcc.edu. Prince George’s Community College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104; (267-284-5000); www.msche.org.The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation.

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