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4/19/2017 10:12 AMOrange Coast College Ranked No. 2 in the Nation for Return on Educational Investment

​​In a study measuring how much bang for their buck students in the United States get from two-year public colleges, Orange Coast College nearly topped the list.

4/19/2017 10:08 AMOCC Speech, Debate & Theater Team Nabs National Title 3rd Year in a Row

​Orange Coast College's Speech, Debate and Reader's Theatre team made history on April 15 with its third straight national championship win

4/13/2017 4:41 PMOCC’s Green Coast Day Brings Eco Awareness to Campus with Exhibits, Awards

​Orange Coast College will host its 12th annual Green Coast Day event on Wednesday, April 19 with exhibits by environmentally conscientious businesses

4/5/2017 5:52 PMOrange Coast College Students Dancers Will Showcase Their Skills at Annual Concert

​Orange Coast College student dancers will perform everything from modern to jazz to hip-hop routines during the College's 54th annual Student Dance Concert

4/5/2017 5:42 PMOCC Community Ed Class Gives High School Seniors Insight into College Life

​Orange Coast College's Community Education department is hosting a series that will offer real world examples and knowledge about what it's really like to be away from home.

4/4/2017 4:13 PMOCC Financial Aid Fair Reaches Out to Students and Their Families

​Orange Coast College's Financial Aid office will hold a "Financial Aid Spring Into Action" fair on Saturday, April 15​.

4/3/2017 3:37 PMOCC Horticulture Department’s Spring Sale Slated for Last Three Fridays in April

​​​Local gardeners will have the chance to pick up high-quality plants and vegetables at Orange Coast College's annual Spring Plant Sale

4/3/2017 11:23 AMOCC Rep to Present 30 Plays In 60 Minutes

​Orange Coast College's Repertory Theatre Company will speed things up with 30 two-minute plays

3/24/2017 9:06 AMOCC’s Inaugural Pirate’s Plank Competition Will Mimic Popular Shark Tank TV Show

​Orange Coast College will showcase student entrepreneurship with its first ever Pirate's Plank Competition on Thursday, April 6

3/14/2017 1:26 PMOCC Invites Public to Meet With Recruiters at Job & Internship Fair on March 21

​​Orange Coast College students and the public are invited to meet with recruiters at a Job and Internship Fair on Tuesday, March 21

3/14/2017 1:23 PMOCC Honors Designer Minoru Yokoyama as 2017 Distinguished Visiting Scholar

​​Orange Coast College's Visiting Scholar Program will host an evening of design and culture presented by the 2017 OCC Distinguished Visiting Scholar Minoru Yokoyama on March 21

3/9/2017 2:43 PMOrange Coast College Theater Dept. Brings American Classic to Costa Mesa

​Orange Coast College's Theatre Arts department will present "Our Town" by Thornton Wilder on March 17–26

3/7/2017 3:10 PMOCC’s Newest Fellow Will Direct Students Toward Careers in Energy and Sustainability

​​Orange Coast College has partnered with Energize Colleges to bring fellow Tristian Trevino onto campus for the next 10 months.

2/24/2017 3:52 PMOCC Symphony, Chorale & Chamber Singers to Perform Baroque Masterworks

​The Orange Coast College Symphony, Chamber Singers and Chorale will perform masterworks by Bach, Handel and Purcell on Saturday, March 4

2/24/2017 2:49 PMOrange Coast College Invites High School Mathletes to Duke it Out on March 24

​High school students will have the opportunity to show off their math skills, win prizes, compete with and against their likeminded peers, and learn about Orange Coast College's math and science programs at "Clash of the Mathletes"

2/23/2017 7:10 PMDr. Derek Vergara Named Orange Coast College’s Dean of Students
​​Orange Coast College welcomed back Dr. Derek Vergara in early February as its Dean of Students.​
2/21/2017 5:02 PMOCC’s Doyle Arts Pavilion Exhibit Will Showcase Sci-Fi Inspired Photography

​Orange Coast College's Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion will host an exhibit titled "Retro-Active: Ten Years of Science Fiction" by photographer and sculptor Sam Davis

2/16/2017 12:04 PMOrange Coast College’s ‘Pair Me a Parody’ Joins Grand Opera and Operetta

​Orange Coast College will present its annual Opera Magnifica, titled "Pair Me a Parody" from Feb. 24–26 in the College's Music Recital Hall.

2/14/2017 4:18 PMOrange Coast College Research Symposium Gives Students a Chance to Present Work

​Orange Coast College is hosting its first ever Giles T. Brown Student Project and Research Symposium on Feb. 24 in the Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion.

2/14/2017 11:45 AMOCC’s Doyle Arts Pavilion Showcases 30 Years of Birthday Crowns at Newest Exhibit

​What began as a fun birthday tradition among friends 30 years ago has blossomed into an artistic movement that will be on full display at Orange Coast College's exhibit "Crowning Glory" at the Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion​.

2/6/2017 4:54 PMOCC Dance Team Wins 20th National Title

​The Orange Coast College dance team took home the top prize in the open pom competition at the 2017 UDA College Dance Team National Championships in Orlando.

11/30/2016 10:51 AMOCC’s Classical Guitar Students Will Perform Music From Around the Globe on Dec. 11

​​Orange Coast College's music department will host a Classical Guitar Ensemble concert on Sunday, Dec. 11 that will showcase its student performers

11/16/2016 3:36 PMOCC to Host Veterans Day Event Nov. 17

​​Orange Coast College's Student Equity office will host a Veteran's Day BBQ on Nov. 17

11/15/2016 10:01 AMRetired Administrator Jane Hilgendorf Gifts $1.2 Million to Orange Coast College

​​In late October, the Orange Coast College Foundation received a disbursement of $1,012,500 from the estate of retired faculty member and administrator Jane Hilgendorf

11/10/2016 8:11 PMOCC’s Fall Choral Showcase Will Raise Funds for Trip to Carnegie Hall

​​The Orange Coast College Chamber Singers and Chorale will present a Fall Choral-Vocal Showcase, featuring the choirs and soloists of the College's top-notch music department on Saturday, Nov. 19

11/1/2016 10:29 AMOCC’s Symphony Partners with Soloist Andrea Zomorodian for Viennese Concert

​The Orange Coast College Symphony will host an evening of Viennese splendor, performing music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Ludwig van Beethoven on Saturday, Nov. 12

10/28/2016 10:17 AMOrange Coast College’s ‘Good Person of Setzuan’ Ponders a More Equitable Society

​Orange Coast College's Theatre department will present an adaptation of Bert Brecht's "The Good Person of Setzuan" on Nov 11–13 and 18–20 as part of the recently launched OCC Theatre for Social Justice series.

10/18/2016 10:06 AMJohn Robert Craft’s Fire Etchings on Display at OCC’s Doyle Arts Pavilion through Dec. 3

​​Orange Coast College's Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion has invited artist and alchemist John Robert Craft to display his work in "Fire Etchings," an exhibit that will run through Dec. 3

10/14/2016 10:39 AMScholarship Recipients To Perform at Orange Coast College Piano Recital

​Orange Coast College piano scholarship winners will perform Thursday, Oct. 27 at 7:30 pm in the College's Recital Hall​

10/11/2016 9:58 AMOCC Marketing & Public Relations Team Wins Regional Communications Awards

​​Orange Coast College's Marketing and Public Relations department won five Medallion Awards at the National Council of Marketing and Public Relations District 6 Conference in San Diego on Sept. 29. 

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