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Tensions at Pasadena City College threaten school's reputation
Tensions at Pasadena City College threaten school's reputation

Pasadena City College's stature as one of the state's best two-year schools wasn't lost on members of a visiting team of advisors this year. "You've got a great reputation," one member told campus employees. But that reputation, and maybe even the school's accreditation, was in danger, said Scott Lay, the president of the Community College League of California. Not because the school's finances were in disarray or that academic offerings were suffering, but because faculty and administration couldn't get along. "You've got to find a way to move forward," he said. Otherwise, "it's going to hurt the students." ...

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