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OCC Students Carve Icy Niche in Winter Competitions

Local Award-Winning Team Brings Home National Gold and Bronze Wins Winter competitions are not for the faint of heart. Competitors must bring skill, endurance, agility and fearlessness to win. When your teammates and rivals pack chain saws, razor sharp chisels … Continue reading

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OCC Sweeps American Culinary Federation’s Michigan Chefs de Cuisine Awards

From Top Chef to Master Chef to Chopped, it’s clear chefs competition are tough! In a region known for its foodies and talent, winning is important to OCC’s Culinary Studies Institute (CSI) alumni. Great chefs know winning takes passion, stamina, creativity, … 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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OCC Culinary Student Takes Bronze in National Championship

This summer’s Olympic medal winners are elite, but not alone, earning bragging rights as our hometown champions with an appetite for winning. Oakland Community College’s Culinary Studies Institute proudly produced its own medalist at the national SkillsUSA culinary arts competition … Continue reading

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2016 Great Lakes Tasting Celebrates 21st Year

Get your tickets now for OCC’s Great Lakes Tasting, celebrating its 21st Anniversary of award-winning wine, craft beer and food! Wear your dancing shoes and bring a big appetite to this year’s event, which features the Simone Vitale Band, an amazing … Continue reading

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