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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.

12/6/2018 10:26 AMOrange Coast College Leads in Orange County for Associate Degrees for Transfer

​​Orange Coast College was honored as a "Champion of Higher Education for Excellence in Transfer" on Dec. 4 by the Campaign for College Opportunity.

11/28/2018 6:11 PMOrange Coast College Invites Community to Performance of Cole Porter Music Dec. 1

OCC’s Advanced Vocal Performance students will perform music by one of America’s most prominent composers of musical theater on Dec. 1.

11/21/2018 12:45 PMOCC Dean of Math & Sciences Named Acting Vice President of Instruction

​​Orange Coast College Dean of Mathematics and Sciences, Dr. Tara Giblin, has been named the College's Acting Vice President of Instruction.

11/19/2018 5:35 PMOrange Coast College Selected as “Favorite College” in OC by LA Times Readers

​Orange Coast College was voted a favorite college in Orange County by readers of the LA Times. 

10/18/2018 4:49 PMOCC Theatre Will Perform “Don Juan” Starting Nov. 9

Orange Coast College’s theatre department will stage a production of “Don Juan - The Trickster of Seville,” from Nov. 9 through Nov. 18 in the school’s Drama Lab Theatre

10/12/2018 2:22 PMMesa Dance Festival Will Include Hip Hop Workshops, Battles, Evening Show

Orange Coast College’s dance department will host a full day of Hip-Hop on Sunday, Oct. 14 with its Mesa Dance Festival.

10/3/2018 10:10 AMOCC Symphony, Choral Ensembles Will Open Season with Performance of Mozart, Reger

The Orange Coast College Symphony and Choral Ensembles will join forces with violinist Sam Yoon for a season-opening celebration on Saturday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in the Robert B. Moore Theatre.

10/1/2018 12:57 PMOCC’s “The Box” Kicks Off Fall Lineup with a Week of Workshops Led by Paul Frank

Orange Coast College's Fashion department is bringing back its on-campus pop-up retail shop, The Box, with a weeklong showcase of OCC alumnus and fashion instructor Paul Frank.

9/28/2018 1:37 PMOCC’s Adopt-a-Family Fundraiser Offers Exciting Prizes, Helps Students in Need

​Orange Coast College's annual Adopt-a-Family fundraising drive hosted by the school's Extended Opportunity Programs and Services...

9/13/2018 4:22 PMAmy Elkins Explores Contemporary Masculinity at The Doyle Starting Sept. 20

​​On display at the Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion from Sept. 20 until Dec. 1, Amy Elkins' first survey of photographs explores contemporary masculinity.

9/13/2018 10:58 AMOCC’s New Campus Security Chief Has Longtime Ties to College

​Orange Coast College announced the hiring of Jim Rudy as its new Director of Campus Security in early September.

9/12/2018 4:59 PMOrange Coast College President Announces Retirement After Nearly a Decade at the Helm

​​Dr. Dennis Harkins has announced his retirement as president of Orange Coast College after nine years leading the Costa Mesa campus.

9/11/2018 6:14 PMOCC Will Welcome Thousands to Campus for OC Children’s Book Festival Sept. 30

​​Orange Coast College will host the 15th annual Orange County Children's Book Festival on Sunday, Sept. 30.

9/5/2018 4:26 PMOrange Coast College Hosting Langston Hughes Concert Performance

​​Orange Coast College has invited Ron McCurdy to perform in a multimedia concert of Langston Hughes' jazz poem suite "Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz" on Tuesday, Sept. 18.

8/31/2018 9:52 AMThe Working Mind of Artist Elizabeth Turk Opens at The Doyle Sept. 6

​​In a month-long, live exhibition, the creative process is explored as Santa Ana-based artist Elizabeth Turk stations her working studio at The Doyle.

8/29/2018 3:40 PMOCC Unveils Promise Program Guaranteeing One Year of Free College for All Students

​Orange Coast College has launched a College Promise program that offers all students free tuition for one year, beginning in Fall 2018.

8/27/2018 3:18 PMOrange Coast College Invites Musicians from Local Community to Audition for Symphony

​​Orange Coast College Symphony conductor Maxim Kuzin has announced he is currently seeking instrumentalists of all ages to audition for the 2018-19 season.

8/21/2018 4:39 PMOrange Coast College Faculty Hire Brings Wealth of Knowledge to Dance Program

​​Orange Coast College has hired renowned dancer Rachel Berman as its newest dance instructor.

8/16/2018 4:36 PM12th Annual Pilates Guest Speaker Series to Begin Sept. 11 at Orange Coast College

​Orange Coast College's dance department will host its 12th annual Pilates Guest Speaker Series for OCC students and the great community on the second and fourth Tuesdays of September and October, with the final workshop set to take place on Tuesday, Nov. 13.

7/30/2018 11:25 AMOrange Coast College Welcomes New Director of Disabled Services

​​In early July, Orange Coast College announced the hiring of Vanessa Dominguez as the new Director of Disabled Students Programs and Services.

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