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California Community Colleges has established this week as the fourth annual Undocumented Student Action Week to serve as a campaign to advocate and provide support resources for the undocumented student population. 

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The Orange Coast College Transfer Center is hosting a series of live virtual workshops via Zoom during this month designed specifically toward helping OCC students applying to transfer to schools for fall 2021. These transfer-oriented workshops will focus on transfer opportunities, requireme…

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The Orange Coast College Transfer Center is hosting a virtual transfer fair on Zoom tomorrow from 9:30 a.m to 1:30 p.m. There will be representatives from schools in the University of California and California State University systems, as well as other public and private institutions.

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The Coast Community College District announced today that classes will continue in the current virtual format for the spring 2021 semester at Orange Coast College, Coastline College and Golden West College.

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Since March, Orange Coast College and other institutions around the country have transitioned classes online. For many students, this is their first year of college and they will not be experiencing it in person. For others, this is a continuation of the spring and summer semester.

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Students hoping to move into The Harbour, Orange Coast College’s new on-campus student housing, were delayed another month by a labor strike.

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The Orange Coast College Student Health Center is now offering in-person appointments to enrolled students on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m until 5 p.m. Appointments are limited and must be made over the phone. Telehealth services are still available during the week with an appointmen…

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COVID-19 has affected many people in some of the hardest ways, one being unemployment. Churches, businesses, organizations and schools have set up certain programs to help the community. Orange Coast College has expanded OCC Cares for students.

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Campus clubs are often considered an ideal starting point for incoming students hoping to connect with peers sharing similar academic or recreational interests. When Orange Coast College closed its campus in response to COVID 19, in-person club meetings were put on hold along with classes. T…

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Orange Coast College this week will launch a redesign of its website, orangecoastcollege.edu. An OCC press release stated that the redesign is intended to make OCC’s webpage “more intuitive and accessible for visitors to navigate.”

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With the Fall 2020 semester entirely online, Orange Coast College has made some changes on campus while students are at home. With the completion of the College Center building as well as the opening of the Harbour, OCC has also implemented a new non-smoking policy. 

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Despite the closure of the Orange Coast College campus for fall classes and its transition to primarily online learning, the new on-campus housing development scheduled to open in the fall is apparently holding students to their leases even though many say they can no longer afford it.

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Journalism at Orange Coast College will have a state-of-the-art newsroom when the college opens a new Literature and Languages/Social and Behavioral Sciences building next year.

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In an effort to fill in a gap left by the closure of Orange Coast College’s food pantry and cafeteria services, Food Service Management Instructor Alexandra Yates is working in a donated kitchen off campus to bring meals to needy students.

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The Orange Coast College Library has made necessary changes during this pandemic by transitioning many resources into online formats.

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When the polls closed for the Student Senate elections last week the results came as no surprise because there were nine seats open and exactly nine candidates running.

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Orange Coast College English instructor Raymond Obstfeld has launched a website dedicated to examining and offering personal reflections on some of his favorite poetry.

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Although Orange Coast College campus is closed, the Associated Students of Orange Coast College will still hold its elections via online.

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Orange Coast College’s construction projects remain on schedule despite some of the workers having to stay home because of the COVID-19 quarantine.

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Orange Coast College’s dance program has found creative ways to engage students during the COVID-19 quarantine while still implementing the objectives they set in the beginning of the year.

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A project that initially began as creating a Mandalorian helmet led Orange Coast College history professor Brent Rudmann to craft an entire suit of armor patterned after “The Mandalorian” television series.

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The novel coronavirus has upended the lives of people across Orange County, with some equating the pandemic to the likes of wartime rationing during World War II.

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Some Orange Coast College students have reported unauthorized charges to their bank accounts for Bartleby services after using a credit or debit card at the Associated Students Bookstore.

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A new class at Orange Coast College allows students to dive into the world of science fiction films and discover new meanings behind them.

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As the world held its collective breath on Thursday amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Food Services department at Orange Coast College was left feeling unprepared for students’ needs in the coming weeks and months.

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A new owner and a new menu at the Snack Shack has brought some changes to on-campus dining.

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A stucco wall adjacent to the Student Success Center became a symbol of hate late last month when a swastika was scrawled across it.

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A state bill that allows all students to take transferable courses at a community college without going through placement exams was implemented last semester.

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An Orange Coast College food service management instructor has big plans for food waste management and sustainability classes on campus.

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A divided student senate voted on Feb. 7 to endorse the implementation of increased prices for student parking, expected to start in fall.

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The Pirate Involvement Fest set sail with high turnout on Tuesday.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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As the weather turns cold and homes are lined with lights, people start thinking about the holidays and the joy the season can bring.

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Officials in the Library hope to make research easier for students after a makeover of its online search engine is completed over winter break.

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Annual free flu clinics are returning to Orange Coast College for students, staff, faculty and the general public.

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For many students attending Orange Coast College, cars parked in campus lots are just one of the many places to take a catnap between classes.