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Students selected for paid summer internships

April 25, 2013
Several Tulsa Community College students, majoring in either biology or biotechnology, will spend this summer doing paid internships in area research labs. Bobby Daugherty, Minji Sohn, Mang Chang, Heba Hammami and Hunter Bearden will earn $5,000 each for completing internships through the Oklahoma...

Nutrition students prepare & distribute food at shelter

April 19, 2013
Janine Jensen, Professor of Health and Physical Education, recently incorporated a service learning project in two of her nutrition classes. Jensen and her classes went to the Tulsa Day Center for the Homeless twice this semester to serve healthy foods that they had prepared. Fifty students...

Family Fun Fair helps with success of early childhood education

April 12, 2013
Oklahoma’s success with its early childhood education program was highlighted during President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address earlier this year. President Obama cited studies that show students with a strong early childhood education grow up more likely to read and do math at grade level...

Groundbreaking for TCC and Tulsa Fire Department Safety Training Center

April 8, 2013
Tulsa Community College and the City of Tulsa broke ground for a new Tulsa Fire Department Safety Training Center to replace the city’s current training facility built in 1952. The facility will be located on the Tulsa Community College Northeast Campus at 2819 N. New Haven Avenue. TCC President...

Tulsa Achieves celebrates 5 years

April 4, 2013
Speakers at the Tulsa Achieves anniversary luncheon included Stuart Price, of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education; Emily Corral, Tulsa Achieves graduate; Dr. Tom McKeon, TCC President; Stacy Schusterman, Chairman and CEO of Samson Energy Company, LLC; former Oklahoma First Lady Kim...

Grammy nominated jazz band to headline two-day TCC Jazz Festival

March 25, 2013
The six-time Grammy nominated One O’Clock Lab Band is coming to Tulsa. The jazz band has traveled the world and performed by Presidential invitation at the White House. The jazz band has also been joined on stage by such greats as Duke Ellington and Stan Getz. One O’Clock Lab Band consists of...

Student presents research at conference

March 25, 2013
Tulsa Community College Biotechnology student Jeremy Sabo recently attended an undergraduate research conference in Washington, D.C. Sabo, along with Dr. Diana Spencer, Professor and Coordinator of Biotechnology, and Dr. Ric Baser, Vice President for Academic Affairs, attended “Reflections: A...

4th annual EcoFest focuses on conserving Oklahoma with new events

March 15, 2013
Conserving Oklahoma is the theme for the 2013 EcoFest Conference and Festival hosted on Tulsa Community College’s Northeast Campus. The event consists of a one-day conference on March 28 and a one-day festival on March 30 and is designed to educate the community on green practices and trends and to...

TCC graduate works with Iditarod dogs before this year’s race in Alaska

March 15, 2013
Ann Babst is a graduate of Tulsa Community College’s Veterinary Technician program and was recently featured in a Tulsa World story about her volunteer experience in Alaska. She was part of a team responsible for checking all of the dogs that would take part in the Iditarod race. Those checkups are...

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