The Week@TCC 10-2-2017

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TCC Student Ashley Zongker with the poster she presented.

TCC Student Ashley Zongker with the poster she presented.

Oct. 2, 2017

TCC Launches Career Explorer

TCC recently launched Career Explorer, an online tool designed to help potential and current students focus on an academic and career track that fits their personality and aptitude. 

Career Explorer offers a broad menu of tools to help anyone in the Tulsa area seeking direction for their academic and career opportunities, said Cheryl Elias, TCC’s director of career and retention programs.

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Priority Enrollment to Begin Oct. 30

TCC is taking steps to ensure a more orderly enrollment period for the Spring 2018 semester with the implementation of Priority Enrollment beginning Oct. 30.
Spring enrollment will be staggered across three weeks, with students who are making progress toward degree completion rewarded with the opportunity to enroll earlier.

Read about Priority Enrollment


TCC Rides Free

TCC students and staff are encouraged to take the Tulsa Transit bus to school or work as TCC rides free. TCC Rides Free powered by Tulsa Transit offers unlimited rides to TCC students and employees anywhere Tulsa Transit offers bus service if you show your TCC ID with the Rides Free sticker. TCC Rides Free stickers are available at any Student Life office on campus.

View the Tulsa Transit bus routes.

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Coming up on Campus

News IconAcademic Affairs Council Hosts Q&A for Faculty Review Proposals Majors Fair is this Wednesday at Southeast Campus

The faculty review task force recently submitted a faculty review proposal to the Academic Affairs Council. Faculty are invited to come see the new system and ask questions about the proposed process. This Q&A session allows faculty to provide feedback on the proposal and make recommendations or ask questions.

  • Oct. 3 at 2 p.m. - West Campus SC116 Gallery
  • Oct. 5 at 1 p.m. - Northeast Campus 1315 Boardroom 
  • Oct. 5 at 3 p.m. - Metro Campus SU214 East Lounge
  • Oct. 6 at 10 a.m. - Southeast Campus 9101 Auditorium 

News IconRegistration for the Community Lens Conference Ends Friday

TCC Northeast Campus will host the Oklahoma Campus Compact annual conference on Tuesday, Oct. 17. Dr. Edward Zlotkowski, founder of the Bentley Service-Learning Center will speak and community partners from across the state will gather to collaborate on projects and discuss ways to improve surrounding communities.

News IconTulsa Area United Way Campaign in Full Swing

Tulsa Community College has long supported the efforts of the Tulsa Area United Way and its efforts to support the three critical building blocks to a better life:  education, financial stability, and health/safety for many individuals in our area.  
 Mark your calendars for these upcoming United Way events! 
  • Cultural Food Tasting in the Northeast Campus Seminar Center - Wednesday, Oct. 4, 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 
  • Office Olympics at the Conference Center - Friday, Oct. 6, 1-4 p.m. 
And if silent auctions are your thing - bring your wallet on Thursday, Oct. 5! 
  • Metro Campus - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Southeast Campus - 2 p.m. in the Provost Office Board Room
  • West Campus - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in I-Building

News IconMcKeon Center for Creativity Hosts I Can't Dance with Tulsa Ballet

Do you groove like you have two left feet? Learn basic moves that will help your dance game. No experience or special shoes required.  

  • Monday, Oct. 2, 12-12:45 p.m.

News IconScholastic Art and Writing Awards National Exhibition at the McKeon Center for Creativity Oct. 2-28

The Scholastic Art and Writing Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition program for creative teens in the United States. Presented by the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers, the Scholastic Awards seek to identify students with exceptional artistic and literary talent and present their visionary work to the world recognition, exhibition, publication and scholarships at the local and national level. 

Meet the young artists at a reception and enjoy refreshments, a film screening, an open mic night and more. 

  • Friday, Oct. 6, 5-7 p.m.

News IconTCC Theatre Department Presents The Receptionist by Adam Bock.

At the start of a typical day in the Northeast Office, Beverly deals effortlessly with ringing phones and her colleague's romantic troubles. But the appearance of a charming rep from the Central Office disrupts the friendly routine. As the true nature of the company's business becomes apparent, "The Receptionist" raises disquieting, provocative questions about the consequences of complicity with evil.

  • Oct. 5-7 at 8 p.m. 
  • Oct. 8 at 2 p.m. 

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News IconThe Latest and Greatest of the Big Blue Podcast Featuring President Goodson and Dr. Stone

President Leigh Goodson and Dr. Greg Stone recently sat down with Paula Settoon, dean of libraries and knowledge management and Matt Mounger assistant director of academic advising to discuss TCC's Tulsa Area United Way Campaign.

Listen to the latest Big Blue Podcast.

News IconMcKeon Center for Creativity Hosts I Can't Make a Print with Gilcrease Museum

Carve your own unique stamp and pull your first print.

  • Monday, Oct. 9, 12-12:45 p.m.

News IconSave the Date: Campus Conversations with Dr. Cindy Hess

Dr. Cindy Hess, senior vice president and chief academic officer has scheduled Campus Conversations for the fall 2017 semester. Be sure to stop by the open dialogue session.

Tuesday, Oct. 17:  

  • Northeast Campus Small Auditorium 1603 at 1 p.m. 
  • Southeast Campus Student Auditorium 9101 at 3 p.m. 
Wednesday, Oct. 18:
  • West Campus Gallery SC-116 at 1 p.m. 
  • Metro Campus McKeon Center for Creativity at 3 p.m. 



The Recap

News IconCost Savings Survey

In order to be good stewards of our resources, Tulsa Community College is interested in your cost saving ideas.

 If you have an idea to save College resources, please submit your ideas here.


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