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Updated Syllabus Template and Attachment for Fall 2020 Courses

July 17, 2020
Academic Affairs has approved some minor changes to the standard syllabus template and the syllabus attachment posted to the MyTCC Faculty page (Important Documents box). Changes are minor in order to minimize disruption for faculty as they prepare for fall courses. You will notice that under the...
Dr. Cindy Hess, TCC Chief Academic Officer

June 2020 TCC Board of Regents Meeting Highlights

June 19, 2020
The TCC Board of Regents met at the Southeast Campus’s VanTrease PACE yesterday. Among the agenda items were the approval of the FY 20/21 budget, the retirement of current TCC Chief Academic Officer Dr. Cindy Hess, and the end-of-term departure of Regent Robin Ballenger from the Board. Jim...

Lights! Camera! Cue the Squid ... and Instruction!

May 28, 2020
In mid-March, the spread of the Coronavirus threatened to change everything about Michaela Cox’s final semester at Tulsa Community College. With her in-person classes now a virtual online format, she worried they wouldn’t adapt, especially the lab work. Enter a resourceful instructor...

2020 Employee Years of Service Honorees

May 20, 2020
The annual gathering to celebrate our employees' Years of Service for 2020 may have transformed into an online notification, but the celebration and appreciation for these dedicated employees and retirees are still in effect! We appreciate all the years of service and hard work the 2020...

Your Happy Hour May Be Virtual, But Your BAC is Real!

May 11, 2020
KNOW THE STRENGTH, AMOUNT AND TIME. Participating in virtual happy hours is a great way to stay connected and “see” friends during social distancing; but if attendees don’t practice smart social habits, they can easily reach dangerous levels of intoxication. It’s important...

"Power of Poetry" Winner Announced

May 6, 2020
Congratulations to TCC student Sydney Arnold whose poem, “Silent,” was selected as the virtual “Power of Poetry” contest winner. Sydney, who graduates in the Spring of 2021 with an associate of technology, said the main idea behind her poem was to help readers realize...

Fall 2020 Schedule for Students Announced

May 5, 2020
After careful consideration for the health and safety of our students, faculty and staff, a comprehensive redesign of the Fall course schedule is underway. “We want everyone to feel safe and secure, while providing learning options to meet students where they are with an excellent learning...

Notes from the April TCC Board of Regents Meeting

April 17, 2020
The TCC Board of Regents met virtually for the first time in history, reflecting the massive changes in operation of the College itself due to the impact of COVID-19. Among topics on the agenda were the impact on the College’s budget, facilities and capital improvement plans, the approval of...
TCC faculty-made cloth masks

TCC Faculty Making Masks

April 16, 2020
Two TCC employees, who typically have a hand in costume design and construction in the College’s Theatre Department, are using those skills for a different purpose. Emily Westerfield, Assistant Professor of Theatre and Alyssa Yepez, TCC Costume Shop Assistant spend their spare time making...

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