Category Archives: Community Events

Travel to Neverland at OCC’s “Peter and the Starcatcher”

Exploring how a young orphan ultimately became Peter Pan, Oakland Community College’s production of “Peter and the Starcatcher” opens to the public March 15-24. “It’s theatrical, magical and inventive,” said Dennis North, OCC Fine and Performing Arts faculty member and … Continue reading

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OCC Invites Community, Students to 29th National African American Read-In

February 5-13 at OCC Libraries across Oakland County In celebration of Black History Month, Oakland Community College (OCC) is inviting students, staff, faculty, and the public to take part in a four-day read-in to explore books by African-American authors. Read-ins … Continue reading

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OCC Hosts Domestic Terrorism Conference Governor Snyder Delivers Keynote Address

There’s no better setting for a two-day emergency planning conference than Oakland Community College’s (OCC) “CREST” facility, a “city” built specifically to train emergency responders. More than 275 representatives from at least 60 local, state, and national agencies convened to … Continue reading

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National Program to Connect 500 High School Students with 35 Advanced Manufacturing Companies in Oakland County

This is a partner post from Oakland County Schools High school students from Oakland Schools’ four technical campuses and other local schools will tour 35 high-tech manufacturing locations in the county Oct. 6 as part of National Manufacturing Day. Students … Continue reading

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Garden Party raises $93,000 to benefit OCC Students

Deserving Oakland Community College (OCC) students will benefit from the sizable funds raised by The Garden Party Foundation at its ninth annual event, Sunday, June 11 at Meadowbrook Hall in Rochester Hills. One-hundred percent of the proceeds benefit OCC’s professional … Continue reading

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