• April 10, 2020

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OC to enact emergency pause

As part of Odessa College’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the college has issued an Emergency Pause for all students in courses with on-campus labs.

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Family encourages others through music on Facebook

Being a family of musicians, the Bakers — Eric, Emily and their three daughters — have been posting songs of encouragement on Facebook in the COVID-19 era.

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UTPB students must check out

Following guidance from the University of Texas System, the University of Texas Permian Basin is asking student residents to check out of housing.

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OC closed for classes March 16-20

Out of an abundance of caution, Odessa College will be closed for classes next week: March 16-20th. This closure includes/affects: the Odessa College main campus; the Odessa College Children’s Center; the Odessa College Sports Center; the Extension Centers in Andrews, Pec…

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Desire to give back propels OC dean

If it hadn’t been for caring adults and teachers in his life, Pervis Evans wouldn’t have gotten to where he is now — dean of liberal arts and education at Odessa College.

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OC won't extend spring break

The Odessa College Spring 2 term is scheduled to begin next week. A strong start is critical, and quality teaching and learning are essential to student success. As such, the college will open and classes will resume as originally scheduled. The college, extension centers…

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Students’ film accepted to film fest

“West Texas Relics,” a short film about antiquing made by three Odessa College students, is on its way to the San Angelo Revolution Film Festival in April.

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