The Week@TCC 8-21-17


The Week @ Tulsa Community College

Students enjoying hotdogAugust 21, 2017

A Q&A Regarding the Textbook Delay  

TCC Campus Stores has experienced a temporary delay in textbook delivery for some courses. TCC leadership and the Campus Stores staff have been working diligently with textbook publishers to find a solution. Learn more by reading the full story.

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Revamped Campus Tours Kickoff This Week 

TCC’s Admission & Prospective Student Services (formerly student recruitment) gave campus tours to nearly 1,300 prospective students over the past year. 

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In Case You Missed It: A Recap of Top Stories from the Summer 

While a large majority of Tulsa Community College employees worked through the summer, we know many faculty were off the break. This is a recap of some of the most read stories from The Week @ TCC since graduation.

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Coming up on Campus

News IconPaint the Zoo Blue is This Saturday 

This Saturday, Aug. 26 is TCC's annual Paint the Zoo blue, an welcome back event for students and employees. Attendees are welcome to bring their children and one guest. Bring your TCC ID and don't forget to wear blue. The event is from 6-9 p.m. at the Tulsa Zoo


News IconMcKeon Center for Creativity Hosts Art & Design Showcase Through Sept. 27

View beautiful works of art and design using diverse media at the Art & Design Showcase. This exhibit features works from faculty in the TCC Visual Arts and Digital Media academic programs.

News IconEmployee Tickets Now Available for Vision Dinner. 

The Vision in Education Leadership Award Dinner is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 14 at the Cox Business Center. This year’s Vision Dinner will honor Alison Anthony and celebrate 10 years of Tulsa Achieves.
As President of the Williams Company Foundation, Anthony oversaw funding gifts for the Resource Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, the Signature Symphony at TCC, and the Tulsa Regional STEM Alliance. The Williams Company has been a longtime supporter of Tulsa Community College for the past 35 consecutive years.
It was recently announced that starting Aug. 24, Anthony will become the Chief Operating Officer of the Tulsa Area United Way.
Discounted tickets are available for TCC faculty and staff at a special rate of $60 per ticket. To RSVP and purchase tickets Faculty and staff interesting in purchasing tickets can reserve their spot online.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Cox Business Center
100 Civic Center
6:00 p.m. Reception
7:00 p.m. Dinner
Business Attire
The Vision Dinner is the TCC Foundation’s largest fundraiser and funds raised go to support scholarships, staff requests, and faculty projects throughout the year.

News IconTCC Employee Ticket Discount to OSU vs. TU Football Game 

TCC employees are eligible for a special 4-pack of discounted tickets to the upcoming Oklahoma State University vs. University of Tulsa football game on Thursday, Aug. 31 in Stillwater. Discounted tickets can be purchased through a special webpage set up for TCC employees. The package includes a 4-pack of tickets for $100 and single tickets for $75.

Tickets can be ordered online and printed or mailed directly to you on this website.


The Recap

News IconTCC Honors Give Adjunct Faculty with Service Excellence Awards  

Five adjunct faculty were recognized Wednesday night at the Adjunct Faculty Convocation with a TCC Service Excellence Award. The award is funded by the TCC Foundation and includes a $1,000 check. The award was presented to Glenda Summerlin from Metro Campus, Amos Mizell from Northeast Campus, Christine Thompson from Southeast Campus and Carol Ebrahimi and Edmond Lawrence from West Campus. Photos are available here of the recipients. 

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.