After seeing a need for affordable housing on or near campus, administrators at Orange Coast College hoped to meet that need by bringing student housing to OCC.
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.
It’s hard to overstate how exciting and satisfying it is to work as an intern in Orange Coast College’s Makerspace. Even exhausted and at the end of a busy afternoon, the people working there are happy to be there.
When Orange Coast College students think about food on campus the things that typically come to mind are burgers, burritos and pizza. What most students aren’t aware of is the self-serve pho station just to the right of the cafeteria in the Student Center.
Orange Coast College’s mental health center, which offers free services to students at no cost, received two new grants this year, designed to boost mental health outreach on campus.
The Orange Coast College Algorithm Club hosted a programming competition Saturday, giving regional students a chance to test their skills and earn a small scholarship.
Orange Coast College students set up displays for their clubs and honors societies under big blue pop-up tents Tuesday afternoon for Coast Day in the Library Quad, an annual event for campus groups to fundraise and recruit new members.
Sexual Assault Awareness Month was first observed nationally in 2001 after several decades of the rising tides of feminism and female activism. Several events to highlight the month are planned at Orange Coast College from April 22 through 26.
Yasar Barakzai, a 22-year-old mechanical engineering major at Orange Coast College, was killed on March 19 in a collision in the intersection of Fairview Road and Adams Avenue.
Butterflies filled the air at Orange Coast College during the third annual Giles T. Brown Research Symposium Friday. Students had the opportunity to present research on numerous topics, with the winner taking home a prize of $1,000.
With $1,000 in prize money, the stakes are high for Orange Coast College’s third annual Pirate’s Plank, an on-campus competition pitting would-be student entrepreneurs against each other in a “Shark Tank” style match-up.