June 2010

OSRHE recognizes TCC, Dick Conner partnership

The Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education recognized TCC and the Department of Corrections as part of the OSRHE’s Economic Development Grant for the Partnership Recognition Program. OSRHE recognized 22 businesses and higher education partnerships across the state May 5 in Oklahoma City. Read More.

‘Inside Higher Ed’ and ‘USA Today’ feature Tulsa Achieves program

Read about Cam Holmes, 2010 Tulsa Community College graduate, in “Inside Higher Ed.” Holmes talks about her experience at TCC as a Tulsa Achieves student.

Read about the success of the Tulsa Achieves program in USA Today and Inside Higher Ed.

Senate confirms Martin Garber, Talia Shaull for TCC appointments

The Oklahoma Senate recently approved Gov. Brad Henry’s appointments of Martin Garber and Talia Shaull to the Tulsa Community College Board of Regents. Garber has served as a Regent since 1990. Shaull was appointed by Gov. Brad Henry to fill a vacancy left by the resignation of former Regent Dyanne Jones in September. Regents serve staggered seven-year terms. Read More.

Best of TCC honors alumni from Tulsa to Japan

The success and achievement of 28 distinguished Tulsa Community College alumni were honored at the 12th annual Best of TCC event May 18 at the Renaissance Tulsa Hotel. The TCC Alumni and Friends Association holds the event to celebrate the achievements of the College’s graduates. The University of Phoenix was the Best of TCC presenting sponsor. Read More.

TCC ESL classes reach beyond campuses

Communication within the workplace can be a challenge. But for employees who do not speak English as their native language, it can be overwhelming and inhibit them from reaching their full potential in their careers and lives. Read More.