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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 Names 2017 Diversity Champion, Allison McFadden-Keesling

Oakland Community College’s (OCC) 2017 Diversity Champion by the College’s Committee on Diversity and Inclusion.  McFadden-Keesling, a librarian at OCC’s Highland Lakes Campus in Waterford, received the award for her work on OCC’s Human Library, a collection of diverse individuals … Continue reading

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Event Explores Historic Parallels, Civil Rights Impact of Minority Registries

How does the internment of Japanese Americans relate to a potential registry of Muslims in America? On April 20, Oakland Community College (OCC) along with the Michigan Asian Pacific Affairs Commission (MAPAC), National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) and the … Continue reading

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“Normal People Scare Me Too” Premieres at Oakland Community College

Join special guests, sports broadcaster, vocalist and speaker, Alex Hale of “I’m Possible Dream” and Ron Sandison, author of “A Parents Guide to Autism,” for the Michigan premier of “Normal People Scare Me Too.” The sequel to the award-winning documentary, … Continue reading

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OCC Hosts Performance from the Heart of Asia

In a sold-out two hour event, Oakland Community College celebrated Taiwanese American Heritage Week, part of Asian Heritage Month. The internationally-acclaimed Taiwanese group Formosa Circus Art (FOCA) put on a special one-night-only performance for over 420 community members and international guests … Continue reading

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