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  • OCCC to host open house for prospective students

    OCCC to host open house for prospective students

    Preview Day is an open house that gives prospective students a chance to explore academic programs and majors, learn about financial aid and scholarships and tour the OCCC campus. In addition, many campus services will also be featured on Preview Day. The event is March 30, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Read more...

  • "6 Guitars" to perform at OCCC April 9

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) will host 6 Guitars, a pitch-perfect blend of music, comedy, and characters, at the Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater Tuesday, April 9, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are still available at tickets.occc.edu or the OCCC Box Office. Read more...

  • Celebrate Valentine's Day at OCCC with cinematic pop trio GENTRI

    Celebrate Valentine's Day at OCCC with cinematic pop trio GENTRI

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) will present the trio GENTRI on Valentine's Day at the OCCC Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater Thursday, Feb. 14, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are still available at tickets.occc.edu or the OCCC Box Office. Read more...

  • Golden Dragon Acrobats to perform at OCCC Jan. 18

    Golden Dragon Acrobats to perform at OCCC Jan. 18

    Oklahoma City Community College welcomes the Golden Dragon Acrobats Friday, Jan. 18, at 8 p.m. in the OCCC Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. The Golden Dragon Acrobats represent the best of a time-honored tradition that began more than 25 centuries ago and are recognized throughout the United States and abroad as the premiere Chinese acrobatic touring company. Read more...

  • OCCC Employees Honored at Statewide Conference

    OCCC Employees Honored at Statewide Conference

    The Oklahoma Association of Community Colleges (OACC) recently recognized three Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) employees for exceptional service at its annual conference on the OCCC campus. The inaugural awards were presented at the association's 51st gathering with more than 260 college administrators, faculty and staff in attendance. Read more...

  • Jim Brickman brings

    Jim Brickman brings "A Joyful Christmas" to OCCC

    Fans of Jim Brickman have reason to celebrate this holiday season as he performs "A Joyful Christmas" as part of the Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) 2018-2019 Performing Arts Series. His uplifting show will be presented at the OCCC Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 7:30 p.m. A limited number of tickets are still available at tickets.occc.edu or at the OCCC Box Office. Read more...

  • Boeing grant to fund STEM opportunities for veterans at OCCC

    Boeing grant to fund STEM opportunities for veterans at OCCC

    The announcement of a $50,000 grant from The Boeing Company will give veteran students at Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) new opportunities to train for careers in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through a new comprehensive program called STEMVets. Read more...

  • Republic Bank & Trust holds food drive to benefit OCCC students

    Republic Bank & Trust holds food drive to benefit OCCC students

    Republic Bank & Trust is helping serve students at Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) by collecting non-perishable food donations for the College's newly created food pantry. Donations can be dropped off at Republic's Oklahoma City Banking Center, located at 11671 South Western. The collection box will be accepting donations through Friday, Nov. 30. Read more...

  • The new national touring production of

    The new national touring production of "The Sound of Music" kicks off in OKC

    A brand new production of "The Sound of Music" is kicking off a national tour in OKC with two preview performances at the Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. The performances are Friday, Nov. 2 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 3 at 2 p.m. Tickets are available now at tickets.occc.edu or at the OCCC Box Office. Read more...

  • OCCC presents National Theatre Live!

    OCCC presents National Theatre Live! "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time"

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre (CityRep) present National Theatre Live! (NTL) "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" in the OCCC Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater on Sunday, October 21, 2018, at 6 p.m. Read more...

  • OCCC announces 2018 Alumni Hall of Fame Inductees

    OCCC announces 2018 Alumni Hall of Fame Inductees

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) will add five distinguished college alumni to its growing list of Alumni Hall of Fame inductees. The ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at 6:30 in the evening, on the OCCC campus in the Visual and Performing Arts Center Sarkeys Atrium. Read more...

  • OCCC opens new Student Food Pantry

    OCCC opens new Student Food Pantry

    Oklahoma City Community College hosted a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony for the new on-campus student food pantry to help address the growing problem of hunger for students. The pantry was made possible by many generous gifts from corporate and individual donors, including a $5,000 challenge grant from Bank of Oklahoma (BOK). Read more...

  • OCCC President appointed to American Association of Community Colleges' Commission on Economic and Workforce Development

    OCCC President appointed to American Association of Community Colleges' Commission on Economic and Workforce Development

    The board of directors of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) appointed Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) President Jerry Steward to the Commission on Economic Workforce Development. Read more...

  • Firestone donates $5,000 to OCCC automotive program

    Firestone donates $5,000 to OCCC automotive program

    Recently, Firestone Complete Auto Care representatives Ernest Turner and Mike Sampson presented a $5,000 donation to Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) to support the college's Automotive Technology Internship Program (ATIP) degree that prepares students to work in the automotive industry with all makes and models. Read more...

  • Musical royalty Sir James Galway and Lady Galway are coming to OCCC

    Musical royalty Sir James Galway and Lady Galway are coming to OCCC

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is excited to present musical royalty Sir James and Lady Galway Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater. Read more...

  • Presbyterian Health Foundation awards OCCC $40k grant for anesthesia tech program

    Presbyterian Health Foundation awards OCCC $40k grant for anesthesia tech program

    The Presbyterian Health Foundation (PHF) recently awarded $40,000 in grant funds to the Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Foundation. The funds are designated for student scholarships and faculty professional development in the college's anesthesia technology program. OCCC formally recognized PHF at the Board of Regents meeting Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Read more...

  • OCCC offers badge-earning opportunities for local scouts

    OCCC offers badge-earning opportunities for local scouts

    Calling all scouts! Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Office of Community Outreach and Education offers select merit badge classes for Boy Scouts, Adventure Badge classes for Webelos and Bears, along with a wide variety of Girl Scout badge classes for Brownies, Juniors, and Cadettes. Badge classes range from $10 to $15 per scout. Read more...

  • OCCC ventures to Peru (Kansas) for a fossil dig

    OCCC ventures to Peru (Kansas) for a fossil dig

    Do you love fossils? Have you ever wanted to learn more about paleontology? Now's your chance! Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Office of Community Outreach and Education is taking a trip to Peru, Kansas for a fossil dig Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018. Both children and adults are welcome. Join OCCC in the field and be a paleontologist for a day! Read more...

  • The Music Man is coming to town!

    The Music Man is coming to town!

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and CityRep Theatre are proud to present "The Music Man in Concert" at the OCCC Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater this September. Read more...

  • Welcome to the Traffic Jam, latest art exhibit to hit OCCC's Inasmuch Foundation Gallery

    Welcome to the Traffic Jam, latest art exhibit to hit OCCC's Inasmuch Foundation Gallery

    "Welcome to the Traffic Jam," a new exhibit of paintings by Alexis Austin, is currently on display at the Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Inasmuch Foundation Gallery located in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center. Read more...

  • Local real estate group helps fight campus hunger

    Local real estate group helps fight campus hunger

    Research shows - and direct observation confirms - that college students deal with hunger far too often, and an Oklahoma City real estate agent is helping address food insecurity for students at Oklahoma City Community College. The Markus Smith Real Estate Team recently contributed to the Oklahoma City Community College Foundation to benefit the college's new food pantry. The contribution will help purchase food from the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma. Read more...

  • The OCCC Foundation's Summer Party celebrates OCCC mentorship program

    The OCCC Foundation's Summer Party celebrates OCCC mentorship program

    In the oasis of their stunning Edmond home, Mistie and Tony Arango hosted over 140 guests at "The Summer Party" Saturday, Aug. 11, an annual fundraiser event supporting the Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Foundation. Despite weekend showers, the clouds cleared just in time, as guests arrived wearing breezy, summer-white attire, mingling poolside while enjoying food, drink, laughter and live jazz music. Read more...

  • This year's 2018-2019 National Theatre Live! at OCCC lineup is here

    This year's 2018-2019 National Theatre Live! at OCCC lineup is here

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) announces another great season of National Theatre Live! (NTL) encore presentations at the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. NTL is the National Theatre's revolutionary project to broadcast the best of British theatre from the London stage to cinemas around the world. OCCC offers a unique opportunity for Oklahoma City theater aficionados to catch screenings of these incredible performances. Read more...

  • OCCC brings back Capitol Steps to kick off the 2018-2019 PAS!

    OCCC brings back Capitol Steps to kick off the 2018-2019 PAS!

    Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Performing Arts Series (PAS) kicks off with a returning favorite, The Capitol Steps, presenting their latest show "Make America Grin Again" Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. at the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater. Read more...

  • OCCC receives Oklahoma Arts Council grant to fund 2018-2019 PAS performances

    OCCC receives Oklahoma Arts Council grant to fund 2018-2019 PAS performances

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is pleased to announce the Oklahoma Arts Council has granted funds to help support the 2018-2019 Performing Arts Series (PAS), further enriching the community's accessibility to the arts. Read more...

  • OCCC offers a beginner Spanish course for business

    OCCC offers a beginner Spanish course for business

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) offers beginning Spanish for business course this fall for business professionals, providing an opportunity for businesses to expand services to patrons. Read more...

  • GIS technicians are in high demand and OCCC has the degree to help

    GIS technicians are in high demand and OCCC has the degree to help

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is pleased to offer an associate degree in geographic information systems (GIS), a field in which qualified technicians are in high demand. Read more...

  • OCCC celebrates first interns to complete bilingual banking and finance internships

    OCCC celebrates first interns to complete bilingual banking and finance internships

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) congratulates Melissa Hermosillo and Alejandro Miranda as the first students to complete their internship within OCCC's bilingual banking and finance certificate of mastery program. The college partnered with True Sky Credit Union to facilitate the required financial services internship. Read more...

  • Two OCCC students receive National Merit Scholarships

    Two OCCC students receive National Merit Scholarships

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is pleased to announce two students, Salma Morales and James Pierce, have been awarded the Andrew E. Stevenson Kappa Beta Delta National Merit Scholarship among 13 nationwide recipients. Read more...

  • OCCC's 2018-2019 Performing Arts Series' lineup is here!

    OCCC's 2018-2019 Performing Arts Series' lineup is here!

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Cultural Programs is proud to announce its 2018-2019 Performing Arts Series (PAS) lineup for the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. From Broadway to classical to modern dance to Rockabilly music, there is a show for everyone at the VPAC this season. In addition to the PAS, there will be additional performances as part of the Ad Astra Foundation Series (AAFS). Tickets go on sale July 16, so be sure to get your tickets before they're gone! Read more...