News from OCCC

Teacher Program Banner 2018

OCCC Teaching Program

OCCC launches new ‘grow your own’ teaching degree program College, School District, Western Oregon University join forces to help more local students earn teaching degrees Visit the program web page To teach is to help build a better community for


Summer Noncredit Courses

Pennywhistles, astronomy, painting … and Dungeons & Dragons? Just another summer at Oregon Coast Community College Make the most of your summer! Starting in July, Oregon Coast Community College’s North County Center in Lincoln City is presenting something fun, creative, and

Edward van Aelstyn

Remembering Van

Remembering Van Edward Arthur “Van” van Aelstyn passed away peacefully on May 23, 2018.  He was at home and two of his children were by his side. Van had a rich life as a theater director and actor, professor of

Mossy Creek Pottery Building

Mossy Creek

WITH ASSISTANCE FROM THE OREGON COAST SBDC, NEW OWNER TAKES A TURN AT THE WHEEL OF LOCAL POTTERY INSTITUTION   With a combination of innate grit and knowing where to turn when she needs help, Melanie Richardson has become the latest