Oklahoma City Community College News

  • OCCC Cyber Club competes in National Cyber League

    OCCC Cyber Club competes in National Cyber League

    Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Cyber Club had 10 students who competed in the National Cyber League's (NCL) regular season and postseason games in which over 3000 students from the nation participated. Read more...

  • OCCC Foundation receives Parks and Public Space Initiative Grant from Oklahoma City Community Foundation

    OCCC Foundation receives Parks and Public Space Initiative Grant from Oklahoma City Community Foundation

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Foundation is pleased to announce it has received a $12,000 grant from the Oklahoma City Community Foundation's Parks and Public Space Initiative. The grant will be used to assist in funding tree plantings in community spaces on campus, which will allow OCCC to further enrich the Oklahoma City community. Read more...

  • OCCC presents ABBA MANIA

    OCCC presents ABBA MANIA

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is excited to present the final performance in the 2017-2018 Performing Arts Series from the musical performance group ABBA MANIA. The show takes place Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. Read more...

  • OCCC's College for Kids summer programs now open for enrollment

    OCCC's College for Kids summer programs now open for enrollment

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) offers two College for Kids programs that provide fun, educational activities for metro kids all summer long. Both are now open for enrollment. Read more...

  • OCCC announces Jimmy Webb: The Glen Campbell Years performance

    OCCC announces Jimmy Webb: The Glen Campbell Years performance

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is excited to announce Jimmy Webb: The Glen Campbell Years, a performance set for Monday, April 23, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. Read more...

  • OCCC's PDI hosts NIMS ITM Certification Workshop

    OCCC's PDI hosts NIMS ITM Certification Workshop

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) will be hosting the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) Industrial Technology Maintenance (ITM) Instructor Training Tuesday, April 24, through Thursday, April 26, 2018, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the college's Professional Development Institute (PDI). Read more...

  • Bob Woodward set to speak at OCCC April 26

    Bob Woodward set to speak at OCCC April 26

    Oklahoma City Community College will host legendary Pulitzer Prize-Winning investigative journalist and author Bob Woodward at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2018, in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater. The lecture is free and open to the community. Read more...

  • JPMorgan Chase invests $500,000 in Oklahoma City Community College  automotive training program

    JPMorgan Chase invests $500,000 in Oklahoma City Community College automotive training program

    To spark greater economic opportunity for underemployed and unemployed workers in Oklahoma, JPMorgan Chase is contributing $500,000 to support the expansion of Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Automotive Technician Program. The expansion allowed for the addition of the Honda Professional Automotive Career Training (PACT) program. Read more...

  • OCCC's final screening for the 2017-2018 NTL season:

    OCCC's final screening for the 2017-2018 NTL season: "Yerma"

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre (CityRep) have again partnered with National Theatre Live! (NTL) to present theater productions to audiences in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. The final NTL screening of the 2017-2018 season is "Yerma" Sunday, May 6, 2018, at 6 p.m. Read more...

  • Former US Congressman Mickey Edwards scheduled to speak at OCCC's Public Affairs Forum

    Former US Congressman Mickey Edwards scheduled to speak at OCCC's Public Affairs Forum

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) hosts former US Congressman Mickey Edwards in the return of its annual Public Affairs Forum April 5, 2018, at 12:30 p.m. in the Sarkeys Foundation Atrium located in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center. Read more...

  • OCCC presents RIOULT Dance NY

    OCCC presents RIOULT Dance NY

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is excited to announce its next performance in the Performing Arts Series from the modern dance company RIOULT Dance NY. The performance takes place Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. Read more...

  • OCCC to screen NTL's

    OCCC to screen NTL's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre (CityRep) have again partnered with National Theatre Live! (NTL) to present theater productions to audiences in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. The next NTL screening is "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" Sunday, April 15, 2018, at 6 p.m. Read more...

  • Arbor Day Foundation Honors Oklahoma City Community College with 2017 Tree Campus USA® Recognition

    Arbor Day Foundation Honors Oklahoma City Community College with 2017 Tree Campus USA® Recognition

    Oklahoma City Community College was honored with 2017 Tree Campus USA® recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management. Read more...

  • OCCC professor gives college and high school students hope for their financial future

    OCCC professor gives college and high school students hope for their financial future

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Professor Jack Kraettli knows the importance of personal financial literacy and the life-changing impact it has on students. His financial literacy class has made a difference in the lives of both OCCC students and local high school students and their families. Read more...

  • OCCC presents Lonesome Traveler: The Concert with special guest Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary

    OCCC presents Lonesome Traveler: The Concert with special guest Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is excited to announce its next performance in the Performing Arts Series, Lonesome Traveler: The Concert with special guest Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary. The show is Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. Read more...

  • Close Encounters of the Cultural Kind with The Cashore Marionettes

    Close Encounters of the Cultural Kind with The Cashore Marionettes

    Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Cultural Programs Office introduces the next installment of "Close Encounters of the Cultural Kind," a cultural experience in the intimate setting of the college's Bruce Owen Theater. Up next, The Cashore Marionettes bring art to life in "Life in Motion" Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Read more...

  • OCCC presents Cirque Éloize Saloon - A Musical Acrobatic Adventure

    OCCC presents Cirque Éloize Saloon - A Musical Acrobatic Adventure

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is excited to announce its next performance in the Performing Arts Series, Cirque Éloize Saloon - A Musical Acrobatic Adventure, a spectacle packed full of music, acrobatics, choreography, drama and sheer entertainment. Stage London has called it "Cirque du Soleil's hipper, sexier cousin." The show is Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. Read more...

  • Close Encounters of the Cultural Kind with Richter Uzur Duo

    Close Encounters of the Cultural Kind with Richter Uzur Duo

    Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Cultural Programs Office introduces the next installment of its new series "Close Encounters of the Cultural Kind," a cultural experience in the intimate setting of the college's Bruce Owen Theater. The second performance is the Richter Uzur Duo Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Read more...

  • The Magic of Adam Trent comes to OCCC

    The Magic of Adam Trent comes to OCCC

    Broadway and TV star Adam Trent brings his signature brand of magic and illusion to Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater in a high-tech stage spectacle Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 at 7 :30 p.m. Produced by the creative team behind The Illusionists, the world's best-selling touring magic show, The Magic Of Adam Trent is an immersive entertainment extravaganza of magic, comedy and music designed to entertain the entire family. Read more...

  • Families' legacies lead to OCCC nursing scholarship

    Families' legacies lead to OCCC nursing scholarship

    The Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Foundation announces the establishment of the Jim & Judy Archer and Ed & Eva Pope Nursing Scholarship, a generous endowment donated by two families with deep ties to OCCC's nursing program and a desire to honor the life of Jim Archer. Read more...

  • Amethyst Women's Circle meets for 2018 kick-off event

    Amethyst Women's Circle meets for 2018 kick-off event

    Members and guests of the Amethyst Women's Circle met on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, at the home of Sherry Howell. The all-female philanthropic group shares a passion and vision for supporting students at Oklahoma City Community College. The women met over wine and delicious hors d'ouevres to plan for the group's inaugural scholarship, to be awarded in the fall of 2018. OCCC alumna Krystle Brewer of the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition was the meeting's guest speaker. Read more...

  • OCCC named Subaru-U partner, producing even more skilled technicians for the industry

    OCCC named Subaru-U partner, producing even more skilled technicians for the industry

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is happy to announce its designation as a Subaru-U institution, providing two levels of technician training that begin a student's journey to become a Subaru-certified technician. Read more...

  • OCCC/SEHS Jazz Ensemble performs at national conference

    OCCC/SEHS Jazz Ensemble performs at national conference

    The Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and Southeast High School (SEHS) Jazz Ensemble continues to grow in popularity. The ensemble, comprised of both OCCC and SEHS jazz students, recently performed a set at the Ninth Annual Jazz Educator's Network (JEN) International Conference in Dallas, Texas. Read more...

  • Country music star Doug Stone to perform at OCCC

    Country music star Doug Stone to perform at OCCC

    Country music star Doug Stone is set to perform with his band at Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater this month. Doug Stone and The Stone Age Band performs Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, at 8 p.m. and tickets are now available. Read more...

  • Indie-folk band The Hunts set to play at OCCC

    Indie-folk band The Hunts set to play at OCCC

    The Chesapeake, Virginia-based, indie-folk band, The Hunts, is set to perform at Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. Read more...

  • OCCC to screen NTL's

    OCCC to screen NTL's "Obsession" starring Jude Law

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre (CityRep) have again partnered with National Theatre Live! (NTL) to present theater productions to audiences in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. The next NTL screening is "Obsession" Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, at 6 p.m. Read more...

  • OCCC Announces New Fundraising Staff

    OCCC Announces New Fundraising Staff

    Oklahoma City Community College recently added four staff members to its Development Office to more effectively facilitate the charitable interests of donors who support the college's initiatives. Read more...

  • OCCC joins DOL's Registered Apprenticeship College Consortium

    OCCC joins DOL's Registered Apprenticeship College Consortium

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is proud to announce its membership of the Registered Apprenticeship - College Consortium (RACC) through the United States Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration (DOLETA). The college is now in the process of establishing technical training apprenticeships. Read more...

  • USAO, OCCC announce 2+2 agreements

    USAO, OCCC announce 2+2 agreements

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (USAO) have partnered to make transferring a seamless endeavor for students wishing to complete their bachelor's degree. Read more...

  • OCCC's PDI hosts NIMS On the Job Training Certification Workshop

    OCCC's PDI hosts NIMS On the Job Training Certification Workshop

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) will be hosting the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) Certified On-the-Job (OJT) Train the Trainer two-day workshop Monday, Jan. 15, through Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the college's Professional Development Institute (PDI). Read more...