University of the West President Dr. Stephen Morgan was a guest of honor Feb. 21 at the Everything’s Coming Up Roses: TownPresident_Stephen_Morgan and Gown Luncheon event put on by the Rosemead Chamber of Commerce and the San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership.

The event was hosted by Panda Restaurant Group to celebrated the arrival of Dr. Morgan as well as the opening of the new Pasadena City College satellite campus, also located in Rosemead. Local dignitaries attended, such as PCC President Dr. Mark Rocha, former Assemblyman and UWest professor Mike Eng, and Congresswoman Judy Chu.

The day ended with several dignitaries visiting the University of the West campus to tour the facilities.