OCC http://waer.org en It's Really "Rocket Science" for These CNY Grade School Students http://waer.org/post/its-really-rocket-science-these-cny-grade-school-students <p>The term “rocket science” actually means something to the 3<sup>rd</sup> through 8th graders enrolled in Aerospace Engineering Camp at OCC's College for Kids…l<span style="line-height: 1.5;">ike, what goes up must come down, but not always where you expect.</span></p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 03:34:27 +0000 Scott Willis 20985 at http://waer.org It's Really "Rocket Science" for These CNY Grade School Students OCC Program Enjoys Success Starting Medical Careers http://waer.org/post/occ-program-enjoys-success-starting-medical-careers <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Onondaga Community College’s <a href="http://admission.sunyocc.edu/program.aspx?&amp;menu=192&amp;collside=191&amp;id=6542">Surgical Technician Program</a> is receiving a lot of attention after recent graduates earned high scores on the national certification exam. The 10 month program at <a href="http://www.sunyocc.edu/">OCC</a> is a crash-course in physiology and surgical procedure, where students learn the skills needed to assist surgeons and nurses during surgeries.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 22:29:50 +0000 Chris Bolt & Andrew Troast 11447 at http://waer.org OCC Program Enjoys Success Starting Medical Careers OCC Welcomes New President http://waer.org/post/occ-welcomes-new-president <P>New Onondaga Community College President Casey Crabill&nbsp;went undercover to explore how students felt about the institution. &nbsp;She scoped out the school&nbsp;as a prospective student&nbsp;to see what she would be getting into.</P> <P><EM>“I did a little kind of a “secret shopper” visit when I was considering coming here and met with students over in the student central and I had a chance to talk with them said I was thinking about coming here and here what did they think? So I met students that way and they told me some great things. Mon, 01 Jul 2013 20:02:57 +0000 Scott Willis & Waleed Shaikh & Maxwell Brady 4347 at http://waer.org OCC Welcomes New President Onondaga Community College grads at the top of their class. http://waer.org/post/onondaga-community-college-grads-top-their-class <P></P> <P>Onondaga Community College has been putting the finishes touches on its 50th Graduation Ceremony on May 18th at SRC Arena at the college.&nbsp; Two students in the graduating 2013 Class won SUNY Chancellor's Awards.</P> <P></P> <P>Receiving several awards in addition to the one from the Chancellor is&nbsp; extra icing on the cake for O-C-C Music Major Sheralyn Wellman of Syracuse.&nbsp; She also received the Music Department’s Curriculum Award and another from Phi Theta Kappa.&nbsp; Her time at O-C-C defined what she wants to do in life, “A new love of music in a way I didn’t h Fri, 17 May 2013 18:22:11 +0000 John Smith 2218 at http://waer.org Onondaga Community College grads at the top of their class.