October 2011


October 28, 2011
In their own words: Hear what students are saying about EXCELerate

Tulsa Community College's pilot program, EXCELerate, is getting all A's from students in the program. High school students across Tulsa have the opportunity to take college classes right on their high school campuses. Read More.

Why didn't I think of that?

Having an idea is great, but developing a business from the idea takes motivation, guidance, support and hard work. Tulsa Community College is reinventing itself to not only educate, but also cultivate entrepreneurs who want to go into business for themselves and enrich the local economy. Read More.

Apple reps join roster for TCC mobile conference

Tulsa Community College's Continuing Education Department will offer a unique one-day conference to address mobile development and use. "The Art of Mobile: A Conference on Mobile in Business" is from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27 at the Center for Creativity on the TCC Metro Campus. Read More.

New symphonic work marries Mozart, poetry and history

Oklahoma history, Robert Frost's poetry, Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante and the work of a local composer converge in a special performance by the Signature Symphony at Tulsa Community College and the Signature Chorale at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5 at the VanTrease Performing Arts Center for Education on the TCC Southeast Campus. Read More.

TCC workshop encourages women to complete college

Completing a college degree is more important now than ever before. With the unemployment rate hovering above 9 percent, it has become necessary to have a degree in order to make yourself stand out among other job applicants. Read More.

Community donates instruments in time of need

The reorganization of Tulsa Public Schools has left some students without the musical instruments they once could access. To ensure students who want to learn to play string instruments have them, Tulsa Community College's Signature Quartet is accepting donations of new and used instruments as well as monetary donations to purchase instruments. Read More.