Montgomery College President Named White House ‘Champion of Change’
And now she has a new honor: “White House Champion of Change.”
The title is part of a special program the White House has organized to recognize those who work to facilitate employment opportunities for individuals formerly involved in the justice system.
The program will feature Attorney General Eric Holder and Piper Kerman, author of the best-selling memoir “Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison” and inspiration for the comedy-drama series, will also participate.
Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) recently held its 2016 regional high school summer school graduation at Richard Montgomery High School. MCPS-TV reports that 100 students crossed the stage to receive their diplomas at the ceremony.
Montgomery College is celebrating students who are high achievers. MCTV’s Carolina Galeano has the story. Visit our PEG partner MCTV10 (Montgomery College Television program schedule) to see more Montgomery College Television.
It was a record-setting year for students receiving scholarships at Montgomery College. MCTV’s Carolina Galeano reports.
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