The Week Articles

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Retention Specialists Keep Students On Track

February 20, 2018
Sometimes, students need a little extra help to achieve success in college. Regardless of a student’s socioeconomic status, creed, disability, marital status, race, gender identity, religion, or sexual orientation, at some point in a student’s academic career they might need assistance...
Adjunct faculty

Adjunct Faculty Appreciation Feb. 27 & 28

February 20, 2018
Adjunct Faculty are vital to the mission and operation of TCC. Nearly 700 adjunct professors teach at least one course per semester, and each plays a significant role in TCC’s mission to enable student success. “Adjunct faculty bring a wealth of teaching and professional experience to...
Students and faculty can expect more textbook and merchandise options as soon as April as Follett is set to take over management of campus bookstores.

Changes Coming to TCC Campus Stores

February 13, 2018
TCC has contracted with Follett to manage all TCC campus stores beginning in April. Last fall the College explored the possibility of outsourcing management of the TCC Campus Stores. After studying the data and taking into account a recommendation from a 10-member task force, the College chose to...
Dr. David, President Goodson, Regent Paul Cornell Bellwether award

The Bellwether Awards: Q&A with President Goodson

February 6, 2018
Last week in Orlando, Florida, TCC was honored as one of 10 finalists for a 2018 Bellwether Award at the 2018 Community College Futures Assembly. The Bellwether Awards annually recognize outstanding and innovative programs and practices that are successfully leading community colleges into the...
HLC Accreditation Assurance

The Path to Accreditation

January 30, 2018
TCC has undergone massive change since 2014, including gaining a new president and implementing a new strategic plan. What hasn’t changed is the march toward re-accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission. TCC has been preparing for the September visit from the HLC peer review team for...
Professional Development Day

Professional Development Day

January 30, 2018
This year's professional development day, "We Are All Still Learning," takes place Feb. 16 from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Northeastern State University in Broken Arrow . "I am glad we can take a day for our own learning, from learning experts in our field, to build upon the great...
Lip Sync Battle

Campus Lip Sync Battle Lines Drawn

January 23, 2018
Time is running out to represent your campus at the Believe in TCC Lip Sync Battle. You’ve seen it on Jimmy Fallon and now is your time to shine. “We wanted to engage in friendly competition between campuses,” says Tia Hall, assistant director of development for the TCC Foundation...
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New Instructor Led Classes Available for TCC Employees

January 23, 2018
Instructor Led Training courses are a relatively new addition to SkillSoft, a resource for learning opportunities available to TCC faculty and staff. Employees can find the link to SkillSoft in the Quicklinks section on the MyTCC home page. SkillSoft houses online courses, books, and resources for...