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8/21/2019 1:55 PMOrange Coast College Launches Social Media Certificate Program to Meet Growing DemandNew

​​This fall, Orange Coast College will roll out a certificate program that will introduce students to the ins and outs of social media communication.

8/20/2019 10:12 AMOrange Coast College Invites Musicians from Local Community to Join Ensembles

​Orange Coast College is seeking instrumentalists to join its performing ensembles for the upcoming 2019-2020 season.

8/9/2019 3:09 PMOrange Coast College Now Offering Second Year of Free Tuition via Pirates’ Promise

​Orange Coast College's Pirates' Promise Program now offers a second year of support for returning students in addition to first-year students.

8/8/2019 4:50 PMRare Corpse Flower Set to Bloom at Orange Coast College

​Orange Coast College's horticulture department has announced it has a "Corpse Flower" expected to bloom sometime next week. 

8/7/2019 9:57 AMOrange Coast College Offers Free Citizenship and English Language Courses

​Orange Coast College's Adult Education program is collaborating with the College's English as a Second Language department to offer free English Language Learning courses.

7/28/2019 10:55 PMOCC Recycling Center First in the World to Achieve Triple Certification

The Orange Coast College Recycling Center is taking sustainability initiatives to a new level .

7/22/2019 12:40 AMOCC Recycling Center First Building in U.S. to Achieve Triple Certification
7/19/2019 11:01 AMAmir Zaki Explores the Sculptural Nature of Skateboard Parks, Ceramic Vessels at The Doyle

​An ambitious exhibition which expands on Amir Zaki's dedication to photographing built and natural landscapes will be on display at the Doyle Arts Pavilion.

7/5/2019 2:21 PMOCC Planetarium Commemorates 1969 Moon Landing with Immersive Documentary

​Orange Coast College's Planetarium will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 launch and moon landing with a three-month showing of "CAPCOM GO! The Apollo Story." 

6/28/2019 12:51 PMOrange Coast College Accreditation Reaffirmed For Seven Years

​The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) has reaffirmed Orange Coast College's accreditation for seven years in a notification letter received on June 28. 

5/23/2019 1:55 PMOrange Coast College Names Gabriel Caliendo Alumni of the Year

​Orange Coast College has named Vice President of Research and Development and Principal Chef for Lazy Dog restaurants Gabriel Caliendo as the College's 2019 Alumni of the Year.

5/14/2019 10:13 AMOrange Coast College Becomes First Community College to Win at ASA DataFest

​A team of Orange Coast College computer science students earned the respect and admiration of their peers by becoming the first team from a community college to win at the American Statistical Association's 2019 DataFest.

5/7/2019 5:24 PMOCC Symphony, Chamber Singers Present Works by Popular European Composers

​The Orange Coast College Symphony and OCC Choral Ensemble will perform music by three beloved and accomplished European composers on Saturday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m. 

5/7/2019 5:22 PMOrange Coast College Seeks Experienced Cheer, Dance Athletes for Competitive Team

​Orange Coast College will hold tryouts for its national-award winning Cheer and Dance teams on Saturday, May 11 from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m.

5/1/2019 2:57 PMOCC Will Hand Out More Than $500,000 in Scholarships at 61st Honors Night

​Orange Coast College will award $543,000 in scholarships at its 61st Annual Honors Night on  May 8.

4/25/2019 2:38 PMOrange Coast College Student Dance Concert Set For April 26, 27

​The Orange Coast College Dance Department will present its annual Student Dance Concert on Friday and Saturday, April 26 and 27.

4/18/2019 10:19 AMCoast Colleges District Board of Trustees Approves New OCC President Angélica Suarez

​Following a national search, Angélica Suarez, Ph.D. has been selected to serve as the next president of Orange Coast College.

4/17/2019 2:08 PMOCC Literary and Art Journal Slated for Release, Exhibition at The Doyle on April 25

​Orange Coast College's journal of literature and art, the Orange Coast Review, will stage its 2019 publication event at the Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion on Thursday, April 25.

4/10/2019 4:25 PMMass Appeal 2019 Juried Student Exhibition Opens at The Doyle on May 2

​Student talent from across the campus will be on display for two weeks in Orange Coast College's "Mass Appeal 2019 Juried Student Exhibition" at the Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion.

4/9/2019 5:33 PMOCC Theatre to Present Family Friendly Peter Pan Prequel May 3-12

​Orange Coast College's theatre department will stage a production of "Peter and the Starcatcher" on the weekends of May 3-5 and May 10-12 in the Drama Lab Theatre.

3/18/2019 3:46 PMOrange Coast College Recycling Center Achieves First SITES V2 Certification in CA

The U.S. Green Business Council has awarded OCC SITES Gold Certification. 

3/7/2019 7:12 PMOrange Coast College’s Pop Up Retail Shop ‘The Box’ Returns for Spring 2019

​​Orange Coast College's Fashion department is bringing back its on-campus pop-up retail shop, The Box on March 11–15

3/6/2019 5:21 PMPOSTPONED: OCC NASA Astronaut Talk

​​Orange Coast College has postponed an event featuring former NASA astronaut José Hernández due to scheduling conflicts. 

2/26/2019 12:02 PMOCC Theatre for Social Justice Takes on Class, Gender Inequality in ‘Radium Girls’

​Orange Coast College's theatre department is staging a production of "Radium Girls" on the weekends of March 15–17 and March 22–24.

2/25/2019 5:42 PMOrange Coast College Symphony Presents Music from Popular Video Games, Films

​​OCC's Symphony will perform music from some of the most popular video games and films of the past 30 years on Saturday, March 2 in the Robert B. Moore Theatre

2/7/2019 4:32 PMOCC Dance Invitational Brings Together Local Dancers From Local Schools, Studios

​​Orange Coast College will host young dancers from approximately 30 local high schools and studios at a Dance Invitational on Saturday, March 9 at 7:30 p.m. 

1/28/2019 10:34 AMOrange Coast College Students Named Semifinalists for National Scholarship

​Six Orange Coast College students have been selected as semifinalists in the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship competition.

1/18/2019 12:44 PMOrange Coast College Students Awarded Ellucian Pathways Scholarships

​Two Orange Coast College students have been awarded scholarships by Ellucian, a leading software provider for colleges and universities

1/18/2019 11:28 AMArtists Explore the Universe at The Doyle at Orange Coast College Starting Feb. 7

​"Stargazers: Intersections of Contemporary Art & Astronomy" is a multi-media exhibition of eight nationally recognized artists who explore observations of the night sky.

12/14/2018 2:21 PMOCC Will Bring Video Games to the Classroom in Spring 2019

​Orange Coast College is offering a new class that is sure to grab students' attention — History of Video Games.

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