Press Releases

PPCC Hires New Faculty and Staff, Including First Executive Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Pikes Peak Community College has hired its first executive director of diversity, equity and inclusion, along with a new director of facilities, dean…

PPCC Gets Record-Breaking $1 Million Grant for Arts Program

Pikes Peak Community College has received a $1 million gift from the Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation, the largest donation in the college’s 48-year…

USAFA, CC, UCCS & PPCC Join Forces for Entrepreneurship

Karen Kovaly — June 23, 2016

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – June 23, 2016 – The Pikes Peak region’s four major higher-education institutions are about to enter the second year of their…

PPCC Hires Several New College Leaders

Karen Kovaly — June 9, 2016

Pikes Peak Community College (PPCC) has hired a new vice president of instruction, chief technology officer, foundation executive director, executive…

UCCS, PPCC and El Paso County partner to land $668,000 matching grant for new scholars

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., May 6, 2016 – Pikes Peak Community College, University of Colorado Colorado Springs and El Paso County are working together…

Fatbike CEO Gives PPCC Commencement Address

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – May 5, 2016 – Steve Kaczmarek, CEO and owner of Borealis Fatbike Company, presents his keynote address about the importance…