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Umpqua Community College has completed an extensive remodel of its Truck Driving School. The reimagined facility enhances the educational experience for aspiring commercial drivers needed to fill local jobs and provides a center for continued growth of the program.
Truck Driving School
The Umpqua Community College (UCC) Director of Registration and Records has announced the 2024 Winter Term Honor Roll. The President’s List (3.75 or higher GPA) is comprised of 300 full-time students (12 credits or more), and 122 students are on the Dean's List (3.74 to 3.50 GPA).
Earlier this morning, UCC decided to close the UCC campuses immediately in response to a security threat in order to prioritize the safety of our students, staff, faculty, and community. The issue has been resolved and campus will reopen on Feb. 27, 2024.
Highschool students from across Douglas County gathered for a full day of sampling a variety of careers in healthcare, in Jacoby Auditorium, Health Nursing and Science Center (HNSC), and the Tech Center, EMS program area. The day opened with a welcome message from Dr. Rachel Pokrandt, UCC president, and featured an inspirational keynote speaker, Christin Rutledge, Director Area Health Education Center Southwest from Aviva. Students spent the morning and afternoon listening to healthcare industry professionals, viewing demonstrations, and taking part in hands-on activities which included areas such as Occupational Therapy, Nursing, Chemistry, Phlebotomy, Mortuary Science, Pharmacy, Ultrasound, EKG, EMS, Dental, Forensics, and Health Sciences.
Umpqua Community College (UCC) completed an extensive remodel of its library. This transformation elevates modern learning and offers a dedicated space for academic success. Upgrades were made possible as part of a $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education.
The Umpqua Community College computer programming club secured an impressive third place for their virtual reality educational platform called, “LearnSesh” at the seventh annual Invent Oregon Collegiate Challenge.
UCC Computer Science Student Team Wins Big at Invent Oregon Collegiate State Competition
The Art Gallery at Umpqua Community College presents “The Shape of Connection” featuring artwork created by over a dozen artisans from all over the country, curated by Brien Beidler and Amy Umbel.
The Umpqua Community College Fine and Performing Arts Department presents the Umpqua Chamber Orchestra and UCC Chamber Choir, under the direction of Dr. Jason A. Heald, in concert on November 14.
The Umpqua Community College Performing and Visual Arts is presenting the UCC Symphonic Band and the Roseburg Concert Chorale in a special concert to honor veterans on Saturday, November 11 at 7:00 p.m. in the Jacoby Auditorium.
UCC Symphonic Band and Roseburg Concert Chorale Present Veterans Day Concert
A new program stemming from a partnership between Umpqua Community College and Aviva Health – with funding from a $1,007,226 grant from the Oregon Higher Education Coordinating Commission (HECC) – will empower students interested in health care careers while addressing the need for local health care workers.
Student Pathway to Healthcare Occupations Provided through $1M Grant and UCC, Aviva Health Partnership