PCC Foundation Hosts Hometown Legends Series

Nick Boone, PCC President Erika Endrijonas, Foundation Executive Director Bobbi Abram, Foundation President Don Schweitzer and guest speaker John Mulchaey

First published in the Oct. 6 print issue of the Pasadena Outlook.

Photos by Erin Rodick
The Outlook


The Pasadena City College Foundation recently kicked off the 2022 season of its Hometown Legends Series as a capacity crowd gathered to learn about the latest information from the James Webb Telescope.
Donald Schweitzer, president of the PCC Foundation Board, welcomed attendees to the University Club to listen to John Mulchaey, director of Carnegie Observatories, present the latest findings from the Webb data.
Mulchaey explained how this remarkable instrument will unlock clues to the discovery of life in the universe for years to come. He also highlighted the partnership between PCC Astronomy and Carnegie in helping students gain important knowledge about the physical sciences and also can benefit from internship opportunities.