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12/6/2019 4:48 PMOrange Coast College Will Host ROADS on Mars Challenge for SoCal Region

​​Orange Coast College will be the Southern California hub for NASA's ROADS on Mars Student Challenge in the Spring of 2020. 

12/4/2019 6:15 PMOCC Poinsettia Sale Scheduled for Dec. 6

​​Orange Coast College is kicking off the holiday season with its annual Poinsettia Sale. The popular event will take place on Friday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. in the College's greenhouses. 

12/2/2019 2:51 PMOCC Celebrates Kwanzaa with Creator of Pan-African holiday, Dr. Maulana Karenga

​Orange Coast College's UMOJA program has invited activist and scholar Dr. Maulana Karenga to speak at a Kwanzaa celebration on Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 12:30 p.m. in the College's Multicultural Center.

11/25/2019 10:11 AMOCC Music Department Will Perform Holiday Favorites at Inaugural Variety Show Dec. 2

​The Orange Coast College Music Department is hosting its first-ever variety show of musical treats to celebrate the season!

11/14/2019 3:24 PMOCC Guitar Ensemble Will Share Stage with Guitarist Bokyung Byun at Fall Concert

Orange Coast College music instructor Adam Pettit will direct the OCC Guitar Ensemble in a performance on Sunday, Dec. 8.

11/13/2019 1:56 PMOCC Chamber Singers, Chorale Choose ‘Passion Projects’ for Fall Showcase

​The OCC Chamber Singers and Chorale will join forces with a group of talented soloists to present a program of music for voices from all around the world on Saturday, Nov. 16.

11/7/2019 4:21 PMOrange Coast College Invited to Apply for Prestigious $1M National Award

Orange Coast College has been named as one of 150 top community colleges around the nation eligible to compete for the prestigious Aspen Prize, a $1 million grant that recognizes high achievement and performance.

10/31/2019 4:06 PMOCC Selected to Receive 2019 Leadership Award for Outstanding Commitment to Advancing Green Building

​Award recipients will be honored at Greenbuild Atlanta Nov. 20.

10/24/2019 4:02 PMOCC Symphony Presents ‘Great and Rare Works’ on Nov. 9

Orange Coast College's Symphony will present the work of well-known European composers Joseph Haydn, Gioachino Rossini, and Jean-Philippe Rameau at its second concert of the season, "Great and Rare Works."

10/21/2019 3:44 PMOCC Theatre Adapts ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’ Against Roaring 1920s Backdrop

​Orange Coast College's theatre department will adapt William Shakespeare's "Love's Labour's Lost" with a Roaring 20's twist. 

10/21/2019 12:51 PMComic Books, History, Literature Are Remixed in New Collages by Richard Kraft at The Doyle

​In his first solo exhibition in Southern California since 2015, a new series of large-scale collages by Richard Kraft that incorporate excised comic book images and texts from literature will be on display at the Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion from Oct. 24 until Dec. 5. 

10/18/2019 3:56 PMOCC Dance will Re-Stage Paul Taylor’s ‘3 Epitaphs’ for Faculty Concert

​​Orange Coast College's Dance department will present its annual Faculty Dance Concert on Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Robert B. Moore Theatre.

10/16/2019 1:43 PMAcclaimed Ballerina Wendy Whelan Set to Give Artist Talk at Orange Coast College

​The Orange Coast College Dance Department will host acclaimed ballerina Wendy Whelan on Oct. 20 from 10–11:30 a.m. in the College's Robert B. Moore theatre.

10/8/2019 5:14 PMOCC Food Riders Documentary Finalist in Film Fest, Will Premiere on KCET Oct. 30

​Orange Coast College film alumni Hau Nguyen has been selected as a finalist for the 20th Annual Fine Cut Festival of Films.

10/3/2019 4:12 PMPlanetarium Will Screen Documentary about ‘Father of Space Art’ in October

The Orange Coast College Planetarium will host five screenings throughout the month of October of the award-winning documentary about the “Father of Space Art,” Chesley Bonestell.

9/25/2019 3:31 PMOCC Symphony, Choral Ensembles Start Fall Season with Schubert, Mendelssohn, Elgar

Orange Coast College's Symphony and Choral Ensembles will set the tone for the year ahead on Saturday, Oct. 5 with an exquisite mix of classical music.

9/13/2019 5:02 PMGroundbreaking Ceremony Set for OCC Mariner Training Center

​Orange Coast College and the Coast Community College District will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for OCC's new Maritime Training Center on Sept. 23.

9/13/2019 3:50 PMOrange Coast College Welcomes New Community Boating Program Manager

​​Orange Coast College has hired Sarah Hirsch to head up its Community Boating programs at the College's School of Sailing and Seamanship.

9/13/2019 11:10 AMBanff Film Festival Returns to Orange Coast College on Sept. 25

​​The Orange Coast College Friends of the Library will host a screening of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour, featuring a wide range of outdoor adventures and portraits, including climbing, mountain expeditions, remote cultures, and the world's last great wild places.

9/12/2019 12:47 PMOrange Coast College Student Services Available at Library During Evenings in Fall 2019

​In an effort to better serve all students, some Orange Coast College Students Services programs will be available after hours in the OCC Library during the Fall 2019 semester.

9/6/2019 3:20 PMOC Children’s Book Festival Returns to Orange Coast College on Oct. 6

Featured authors include Kobe Bryant, reality star Elena Gant.

9/5/2019 4:10 PMOCC Dance Hosts Master Class Series That Includes Modern, Hip Hop, Jazz Styles

​​The Orange Coast College Dance Department is launching a new master class series that will be open to the public on various Sundays throughout the 2019-2020 school year.

9/5/2019 3:46 PMA New Generation of Artists Blur the Lines Between Ceramic Sculpture and Craft at The Doyle

Brittany Mojo and Jackie Rines — both recent UCLA graduates —explore the outer realms of ceramics in a new exhibition at Orange Coast College's Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion.

8/29/2019 5:23 PMOrange Coast College’s 13th Annual Pilates Guest Speaker Series Set to Begin Sept. 10

​The Orange Coast College Dance Department is hosting its 13th annual Pilates Guest Speaker Series for OCC students and the greater community.

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

​​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.

8/7/2019 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
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