Through the Lens: Montgomery College Partners with Discover Communications

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STEPHEN WEIGEL

Numerous political figures convened at Montgomery College’s Tacoma Campus to announce that MC would be partnering with Discovery Communications to create a job skills development program. The partnership will include internships, guest lecturs and resume development. Attendees included MC’s President Dr. DeRionne Pollard, Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett, Discovery President and C.E.O. David Zaslav, MD Labor Secretary Alexander M. Sanchez (right). -- Photo: Stephen Weigel

Numerous political figures convened at Montgomery College’s Tacoma Campus to announce that MC would be partnering with Discovery Communications to create a job skills development program. The partnership will include internships, guest lecturs and resume development. Attendees included MC’s President Dr. DeRionne Pollard, Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett, Discovery President and C.E.O. David Zaslav, MD Labor Secretary Alexander M. Sanchez (right). -- Photo: Stephen Weigel
US Education Secretary Arne Duncan (Left) and Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley tour Montgomery College Tacoma Park's Medical Center. -- Photo by: Stephen Weigel
Montgomery College President Dr. DeRionne Pollard speaks at the Discovery event at the Tacoma Medical Center. -- Photo by: Stephen Weigel
"The more you learn, the more you earn." Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley. -- Photo by: Stephen Weigel
David Zaslav, President and CEO of Discovery Communications. -- Photo by: Stephen Weigel
Maryland Governor, Martin O’ Malley. “Growing our economy takes more than just attracting business and creating jobs,” Gov. O’ Malley said, “It also requires equipping those businesses and filling those jobs with a world-class Maryland workforce.” -- Photo by: Stephen Weigel
Demonstrations were given of the technology available to train nursing students at the Montgomery College Tacoma Park/Silver Spring Campus. -- Photo: Devon Singer
Dr. DeRionne Pollard, Montgomery College President, speaks to the press about the new partnership. -- Photo: Devon Singer
US Education Secretary Arne Duncan gives his support to the partnership. -- Photo: Devon Singer
Discovery President and C.E.O. David Zaslav, with Montgomery College President Dr. DeRionne Pollard and Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett. -- Photo: Devon Singer