A state bill that allows all students to take transferable courses at a community college without going through placement exams was implemented last semester.
In an effort to alleviate impacted parking at Orange Coast College, a new parking lot opened just before classes started near the corner of Fairview Road and Monitor Way and expands the existing Fitness Lot.
Representatives from Orange Coast College and the Coast Community College District’s Board of Trustees came together Thursday to break ground on OCC’s new Language Arts and Social Behavioral Sciences building.
Legendary civil rights activist Dolores Huerta spoke about the importance of community organizing to an audience of about 650 people in Orange Coast College’s Robert B. Moore Theatre Monday.
The Pirate’s Plank, a business pitch competition for student entrepreneurs, is coming to Orange Coast College in early April for the fourth year in a row.
The fight over abortion rights in the United States has reached a fever pitch lately, with numerous restrictions and bans being proposed at the state level. On Wednesday the battle will come to Orange Coast College when the College Republicans screen the controversial pro-life film “Unplanned.”
The room was decorated with vibrantly colored papel picado, flowers, candles, photographs, and pastries. The students and faculty, including Orange Coast College’s president, Angelica Suarez, filled the room eagerly awaiting the arrival of the guest of honor.
The Student Health Center is encouraging students, staff and faculty at Orange Coast College to discontinue the use of vaping products by offering free cessation resources.
Orange Coast College hit the national news last semester after students involved in the conservative group Young Americans for Freedom were told by campus officials to remove a flag with images of rifles on it they had on display during a campus-wide event.
Orange Coast College President Angelica Suarez hosted her second Conversation and Cookies event in the Student Center Lounge today, a gathering where she talked with faculty members over coffee.
A new 170,760-square-foot, three-story building will be constructed in the space between the MBCC and Associated Students Bookstore warehouse, just north of the existing Social Science building.
Orange Coast College’s Campus Safety department released its annual security report last week, showing that there were a total of 16 on-campus incidents for 2018 — four more incidents than in the year before.
Representatives from Orange Coast College and the Coast Community College District came together Monday for a groundbreaking ceremony for Orange Coast College’s new Maritime Training Center.
As many as 30 college safety assistants were put on an indefinite furlough over the summer following the Coast Community College District’s move toward compliance with state labor laws.
Orange Coast College’s Adult Education program is offering free, noncredit English Language Learning classes to help immigrant students in the community better their English skills and pass naturalization tests.
In an effort to maximize the number of students completing transfer requirements in less time, community colleges across California have eliminated placement tests and are allowing students to self-place for the first time.
Orange Coast College’s Literature and Languages division has launched the college’s first-ever career program offering a certificate of achievement in social media strategy.
Allen West, a National Rifle Association board member, spoke about the need for a strong Second Amendment during a talk sponsored by the Young Americans for Freedom Wednesday.
The Coast Report, Orange Coast College’s student newspaper, was awarded second place in the California Newspaper Publishers Association’s statewide general excellence contest over the weekend.
For the first time, Orange Coast College’s Planned Parenthood: Generation Action Club and the Feminist Club are co-hosting a drive for feminine hygiene products and they are accepting all donations of all types.
Highly trained and experienced police officers with the Costa Mesa Police Department helped train Orange Coast College staff and students for active shooter situations recently on campus.
Rep. Katie Porter (D - Irvine) came to Orange Coast College Monday to speak with students about issues affecting the country as well as how she has approached her first months as a representative from Orange County.
Take a step inside the Astronomy House, located between the Mathematics department and the Science Lecture Hall, to see why this space is one small step worth the visit.
If you didn’t think Orange Coast College had an aquarium, think again. Located in the Lewis Center for Applied Arts, the Dennis Kelly Aquarium holds thousands of gallons of fresh and salt water full of marine life for the public to enjoy.