For the Media

For media inquiries, please contact the Office of Marketing and Strategic Communications at 210-486-3880.

Jerry Arellano
Director of Marketing and Strategic Communications
210-486-3884
jarellano59@alamo.edu

2019 Press Releases

Nov. 18 - Annual fundraiser raises nearly $180,000 in committed funds for Palo Alto College scholarships and program

Nov. 14 - Palo Alto College Celebrates America Recycles Day

Nov. 8 - Palo Alto College hosts 10th Annual CORE4 STEM Family Day in partnership with the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Oct. 28 - Palo Alto College opens Community Garden to improve food insecurity for students and community

Oct. 24 - Palo Alto College honors past and present military service at annual Veterans Day ceremony

Oct. 15 - Community partners team up to open new Palomino Park in underserved South Side community

Sept. 11 - Palo Alto College celebrates cultures of south Texas during annual Heritage Month

July 15 - Tickets on sale for second annual TEDxPaloAltoCollege

June 24 - TRIO students at Palo Alto College give back to community

May 14 - Palo Alto College celebrates graduates at 32nd annual commencement ceremony

April 29 - Summer programs for children available at Palo Alto College

April 2 - San Antonio’s Palo Alto College named “Rising Star” by national Aspen Prize

March 20 - Tejano legends turn up the heat at PACfest, an official Fiesta® San Antonio event at Palo Alto College

March 12 - Palo Alto College honored by Junior Achievement with a U.S. President's Volunteer Service Award

March 8 - San Antonio Poetry Archive hosts poets laureate for National Poetry Month event

Feb. 27 - Palo Alto College celebrates women throughout Women’s History Month

Feb. 8 - New York Times Best Seller author Morgan Jerkins to visit Palo Alto College during Black History Month

Jan. 31 - Applications available for booth space at PACfest, an official Fiesta ® San Antonio event

Jan. 30 - City of San Antonio awards $500,000 to future Dental Hygiene program at Palo Alto College

Jan. 22 - Palo Alto College to celebrate Black History Month with special guests

Jan. 14 - Palo Alto College seeking nominations for 2019 Outstanding Former Student

2018 Press Releases

Nov. 30 - Annual scholarship fundraiser raises over $1,000,000 in committed funds for Palo Alto College students and employees

Nov. 16 - Palo Alto College offers Wintermester three-week online courses

Nov. 1 - Palo Alto College celebrates America Recycles Day

Oct. 25 - Palo Alto College hosts 9th Annual CORE4 STEM Family Day in partnership with the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Oct. 23 - Palo Alto College hosts fourth annual agriculture leadership conference for high school students

Oct. 18 - Palo Alto College honors past and present military service at annual Veterans Day ceremony

Sept. 14 - Program for students with intellectual disabilities at Palo Alto College named a finalist for state education award

Sept. 7 - Renowned playwright Luis Valdez to visit Palo Alto College during 2018 Heritage Month

Aug. 23 - Indigenous cultures of south Texas celebrated during annual Palo Alto College Heritage Month

Aug. 14 - College-readiness program at Palo Alto College named national award finalist for second year

July 25 - Palo Alto College names Dr. Robert Garza as seventh president

June 12 - New STEM Center at Palo Alto College dedicated to programs, services, and academic support for students

May 29 - Palo Alto College offers new degree program to support healthcare industry in San Antonio

May 16 - Palo Alto College celebrates graduates at 31st annual commencement ceremony

May 15 - Palo Alto College named finalist for national Aspen Prize

May 8 - Veterinary Technology program at Palo Alto College named best in Texas

April 30 - Palo Alto College presents TEDxPaloAltoCollege

April 26 - Palo Alto College vice president selected to national fellowship for community colleges

April 5 - Palo Alto College receives prestigious National Science Foundation grant to support Logistics program and industry demand

April 3 - San Antonio Poetry Archive at Palo Alto College hosts local poets for National Poetry Month event

March 27 - Summer programs for children available at Palo Alto College

March 8 - Entertainment ready to excite at PACfest 2018, an official Fiesta® San Antonio event at Palo Alto College

Feb. 15 - Author and screenwriter Attica Locke to visit Palo Alto College during Black History Month 2018

2017 Press Releases

Nov. 12 - Palo Alto College ranks highest in San Antonio for all Junior and Community Colleges by RateMyProfessors.com

Nov. 3 - Palo Alto College celebrates 2017 American Recycles Day

Nov. 1 - Palo Alto College receives $1.3 million Upward Bound grant to support East Central High School

Oct. 19 - Palo Alto College honors military veterans during Vietnam 50th anniversary

Sept. 27 - Palo Alto College named partner finalist for national Excelencia Award for successful college-readiness program

Sept. 8 - Palo Alto College celebrates the cultures of south Texas during Heritage Month 2017

Aug. 16 - Edgewood ISD and Palo Alto College partner to launch new early college high schools at Kennedy HS and Memorial HS

Aug. 15 - STEM Scholarships available at Palo Alto College through $650,000 grant from National Science Foundation

May 31 - Palo Alto College brings blockbuster movies to south side with free ‘Movies on the Lawn’

April 6 - San Antonio Poetry Archive at Palo Alto College hosts 16 local poets for National Poetry Month event

March 10 - PACfest 2017, an official Fiesta® San Antonio event, heats up the south side at Palo Alto College

March 2 - Labor rights activist Dolores Huerta to visit Palo Alto College during Women’s History Month

Feb. 23 - Vendor space available at PACfest, an official Fiesta San Antonio event

Feb. 22 - San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo contributes $40,000 in scholarships for Agriculture students at Palo Alto College

Feb. 21 - Palo Alto College hosts DREAMers scholarship and DACA information sessions