The Week Articles

October 2019 TCC Board Meeting

October 29, 2019
The TCC Board of Regents meeting took place last Thursday at the Tulsa Historical Society and Museum where Board members and attendees had the opportunity to attend the TCC50 exhibit, which celebrates 50 years of TCC history. The Board also met in special session earlier in the day to hear a...

TCC Common Book: Author Phil Klay Visits This Week

October 22, 2019
Phil Klay, author of Redeployment, TCC’s first Common Book, will speak Thursday, Oct. 24, from 6 - 8:30 p.m., at the Tulsa Community College McKeon Center for Creativity. Redeployment is the 2019 TCC Common Book Public-Good Reads selection; it has won numerous awards including the 2014...
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Mission Forward: The Strategic Plan

October 15, 2019
Work has begun to update the College’s Strategic Plan. Much like last year’s Mission, Vision, Beliefs and Values process, planning and feedback-gathering will take place this fall, with writing and vetting in the spring 2020. “Now that we have an updated mission statement, we want...

2019 OACC Conference Award Winners & Presenters

October 15, 2019
Several TCC employees received awards and presented at the 2019 Oklahoma Association of Community College’s annual conference on Oct. 4 at Oklahoma City Community College. Tracy Jackson, TCC assistant professor of mathematics, received a GIFT award for her submission, “Non-intrusively...

Transfer Center Opens at Southeast Student Success Center

October 1, 2019
Housed in the new Student Success and Career Center is one of the College’s new initiatives to reduce barriers to student success: the Transfer Center. The Transfer Center Center serves as a central point of contact for partner institution representatives. The center also features...

Open Enrollment Benefits Meetings

October 1, 2019
As seen in the September edition of the HR newsletter, the 2020 Benefits Open Enrollment period runs Oct. 14-25. All full-time employees in the College will need to complete their elections by Oct. 25 in MyTCC or the current benefit elections or their equivalent will remain active. This year the...

September 2019 Board Meeting Highlights

September 24, 2019
The September meeting of the TCC Board of Regents featured a presentation of the Bridging the Gap Scholarship program, new aviation certificate options, a Metro campus construction update, and approval of the first comprehensive revision of the TCC Board policy manual in years. The student success...

TCC Hosting Fulbright Scholar from Northern Ireland

September 17, 2019
Dr. Kendra Reynolds, a Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence from Northern Ireland, joins TCC for the 2019-20 academic year. Reynolds will teach a Spring 2020 Honors ENGL 1213 class and be on TCC’s campuses for both the fall and spring semesters delivering public presentations and participating in...
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Challenge Coins Coming Soon

September 10, 2019
Challenge coins are coming your way, and you’ll never know& where or when they’re going to show up. Challenge coins are meant to recognize TCC faculty and staff who exemplify the College’s mission, vision, beliefs and values. “Our new mission and vision statements wouldn...