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OCC Names Pamela Micallef 2018 Diversity Champion

Oakland Community College’s College Committee for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI) has selected the College’s 2018 Diversity Champion! Pamela Micallef, a counselor at OCC’s Orchard Ridge Campus, has been selected 2018 Diversity Champion!  Ms. Micallef will be honored by the Birmingham … Continue reading

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Distinguished Alumnus and Secretary of State Ruth Johnson to Speak at OCC’s 2018 Commencement

Ruth Johnson, Michigan’s Secretary of State and the first woman ever elected to serve as clerk/register of deeds in Oakland County, will deliver Oakland Community College’s 2018 commencement address to over 2,700 graduates on Saturday, May 19. In addition to … Continue reading

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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 K-9 Program Prepares Handlers and Dogs for Partnerships That Protect Public

To protect and serve is a phrase made famous with officers in training. For the more than 200 canines and their handlers who have graduated through Oakland Community College’s (OCC) K-9 program, it is the aim and purpose of their … Continue reading

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Criminal Justice Department Offers OCC’s First Complete Online Degree Program

Oakland Community College (OCC) has expanded its reach and is now offering its first fully-accredited, completely online degree program in Criminal Justice. The Criminal Justice-Generalist Associate of Applied Science degree was chosen for online delivery based on the versatility of … Continue reading

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