Give Blood, June 21

One pint of blood can save up to three lives. Stop and donate blood during the Red Cross Blood Drive 9 a.m.- 2 p.m., Tuesday, June 21, in the General Dining Area. Donors should bring a valid photo ID. Water, juice and snacks will be available for donors after giving blood. For more information about the blood drive contact the Student Life office at 405-682-7523 or email at 


Welcome to OCCC, June 23

New student orientations are available for incoming students wishing to get acquainted with the OCCC campus to be prepared for the fall semester which begins August 15. The next orientation will begin at 2 p.m., Thursday, June 23 in the Student Life office. This is a free event and registration is preferred. Orientations are also available the rest of the month of June and July. To register, contact the Student Life office at 405-682-7523. 


Red Carpet Premiere, June 24

Purchase your tickets to a red carpet premiere that includes meeting filmmakers, a behind the scenes video and a Q&A panel of an official selection of the deadCenter Film Festival 2016, Even in Death. The screening will begin at 7 p.m., Friday, June 24, in the Visual and Performing Arts Center. The whimsical animated short film presented by AustismOklahoma is about a young boy named Jonah who deals with love, loss and life. General admission tickets are $10 each. To purchase tickets visit


Withdraw without a refund, June 24

Friday, June 24 is the last day to withdraw from early 4-week classes without a refund. Students must withdraw by 5 p.m. To withdraw, log on MineOnline at and click “Drop Classes.” Students with financial aid should check with the Financial Aid office prior to withdrawing.


All Highlights are due Monday by noon for inclusion in the next issue. Please email your event to or drop by the Pioneer office located in AH 1F2.


Leave comment