campus highlights

Dream Act Oklahoma offering help Nov. 9
Those seeking legal help about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Act (DACA) can register for a seminar on document organizing from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 9, on the third floor of the Main Building in room 3L6. Space will be limited, so participants are encouraged to register beforehand. To register, contact 929-335-3265 or email

Native American Studies Presentation Nov. 9
Jerry Bread, from the Native American Studies College at OU, will speak at 12:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 9, in CU3. Bread will discuss the importance of a college degree and Native American culture, while promoting the Native American studies degree offered at OU. For more information, contact NASA at

GET a job workshop planned  Nov. 10
Students can learn valuable skills about landing the right job for them at a Graduation, Employment, and Transfer workshop at noon on Tuesday, Nov. 10, in CU1. For more information, contact the GET office at 405-682-7521.

Celebrate Veterans Day with OCCC Nov. 11
Active service members, veterans and civilians are encouraged to participate in this year’s Veterans Day Program from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, in CU 1, 2 and 3. Participants will hear from a student and staff veteran speaker about their lives after the military. For more information, contact Travis Ruddle or Kristi Fields by calling the Student Life office at 405-682-7523.

Guitar quartet to perform Nov. 12
The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12. The quartet consists of four musicians, scholars and authors, John Dearman, Matthew Greif, William Kanengiser and Scott Tennant. For tickets or more information, contact the OCCC Box Office at 405-682-7579 or visit

GET2Know University of Oklahoma Nov. 12
Students can meet with Sooner faculty members and advisers, learn about degrees and scholarships, and discuss admission and financial aid from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, in CU3. For more information, contact the GET Office at 405-682-7519 or by email at

Tuition Waiver applications due Friday, Nov. 20.
Tuition Waiver applications for spring 2016 are available until 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, in the Financial Aid Office. Students need to attach an Academic Transcript and be enrolled for at least six hours in the spring semester before submitting their application to the Financial Aid Office. For more information, call Student Financial Support Services at 405-682-7525.

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