For Immediate Release
PGCC's Athletic Department to Host Alumni Appreciation Night
LARGO, Md. (November 29, 2017) - Prince George's Community College's (PGCC) athletic department will host its annual Alumni Appreciation Night on Wednesday, December 6 with a doubleheader basketball game against the Community College of Baltimore County-Catonsville. The women's game starts at 5 p.m. and the men's game starts at 7 p.m.
The festivities will include giveaways for the first 200 alumni, faculty, and staff that register for the event, and a special discounted meal of a hot dog, drink, and a choice of chips, candy or popcorn. In addition, the athletic department will recognize former Owl athletes during halftime. Alumni, staff, and faculty are encouraged to pre-register for Alumni Appreciation Night. To pre-register, click here.
The Alumni Appreciation Night is part of the athletic department's 50th anniversary year-long
celebration of the Past, Present, and Future. Additional activities celebrating the department's 50th anniversary include a Kids Night Out on January 17, 2018, an Old Fashion Baseball Game on March 24, 2018, and the Prince George's Amazing Race on April 11, 2018.
The athletic department will also host the Inaugural Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony on April 23, 2018. The Hall of Fame will recognize the athletic department's rich 50-year history as well as identify and recognize the outstanding teams, players, coaches, athletic administrators, and persons that have made significant contributions to the college's athletic program. The department is accepting nominations for the Hall of Fame through December 15. For more information or to nominate someone, click here.
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 enables 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.