OCCC In The News – Nov. 15 – Nov. 21

Teresa Borum announces Ward 4 bid

Teresa Borum has announced her bid for the Ward 4 City Council seat. Borum is a graduate of OCCC with an associate degree in psychology.


Facilities, programs evolving at OCCC, Rose State, UCO

Gov. Kevin Stitt and other state officials joined leaders at OCCC on Wednesday in touring newly expanded facilities dedicated to health care education at the college in south Oklahoma City.


Homeland Scholar Athlete of the Week – Kylie Thompson

KFOR and Homeland recognize outstanding scholar-athletes. This week they honor Kylie Thompson, a student of Westmoore High School. Kylie is a captain for the Jaguars Volleyball Team, playing six rotation and also takes college courses at OCCC.


Despite GOP claims, public did not favor carving up Oklahoma County

The Republican proposal to carve up Oklahoma County, including the area comprising Oklahoma City Community College, among urban and rural congressional districts has drawn fire from some residents who say a diverse but cohesive area would be splintered and its political voice diluted.


Featured Film Career November 2021: Assistant Director Department

Born and raised in Oklahoma City, Jada Merritt works as an Assistant Director and Production Assistant for the film and television industry in Oklahoma and around the country. The Oklahoma City Community College certificate-earner was profiled by Oklahoma Film+Music. 


‘Empowering Oklahoma storytellers’

Prairie Surf Studios, OK Film Office run by Oklahoma natives, aims to invest in communities’ infrastructure. Its founders discovered OKC through Oklahoma City Community College’s Gray Frederickson. 


Cindy Milam Recognized as an Employee of the Year

OCCC’s Employee of the Year awards are our way of recognizing outstanding people we work with because of the great things they do, the support they give, and the people they are. We honor three employees each year, and our first is Cindy Milam.


Robert Lane Recognized as an Employee of the Year

OCCC’s Employee of the Year awards are our way of recognizing outstanding people we work with because of the great things they do, the support they give, and the people they are. We honor three employees each year, and our second is Robert Lane.


Check Out Our Latest Podcast with Our Partner Verba | VitalSource

Success stories at Cal Poly Pomona and Oklahoma City Community College.


Live Cinema Workshop

This film documents Francis Ford Coppola as he re creates his memories, dreams and life on the silver screen using a technique known as ‘Live Cinema’, a mix of cinema, theater, and broadcast technology


Who is Allicia Shearer?

OCCC graduate, Allicia Shearer came into the limelight for being the former spouse of American street car racer and television personality Justin Shearer, who under the alias Big Chef is probably best known for appearing on the Discovery Channel’s reality TV series “Street Outlaws”.


City of Guthrie Announces New Human Resource Services Director

The City of Guthrie announced former Talent Acquisition Manager at Oklahoma City Community College, Idalia “Liz” Elizabeth Botello as their new Human Resource/Administrative Services Director. Botello will officially start with the City on Monday, November 1.


Members on the Move: OSU Cowboy100 Honorees

Three OSCPA members will be honored at the inaugural Cowboy100 Honoree Gala on November 5 in Stillwater, Oklahoma, one of which is an OCCC graduate.