Onondaga Community College

Arts & Culture
8:26 am
Wed October 22, 2014

For Brothers Jimmy and Tootie Heath, Jazz is a Matter of Love

Brothers Albert "Tootie" and Jimmy Heath bring the Heath Brothers quartet to Storer Auditorium at OCC on October 31st.
Credit Mark Bialczak

  Jimmy Heath says he's proud of his little brother.

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LEED Gold Certification
4:21 pm
Tue October 7, 2014

OCC Receives Award For Their Two Newest Green Buildings

One of the two of Ononadaga Community College's newest green buildings - The Acadademic II Building
Credit John Smith / WAER News

Onondaga Community College’s newest buildings are receiving high marks for their environmental features. The Academic II building and the SRC Arena and Events Center received the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council Tuesday morning. Being certified by the U.S. Green Building Council means that the building design and construction met specific green building criteria.

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Arts & Culture
7:07 am
Wed August 6, 2014

The '80s Feel Kind of Comfortable at SRC Arena After All

Animation performs at Benny's Lost 80's Bash
Credit Mark Bialczak

  The moment my dear wife Karen and I stepped out of our car and looked toward the SRC Arena on the campus of Onondaga Community College about 15 minutes after 4 on Saturday afternoon, we knew that the organizers of Benny's Lost 80's Bash had decided to set the stage up inside instead of out.

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Arts & Culture
7:12 am
Wed July 16, 2014

Rolling Hills of OCC Again Prove Welcoming for M&T Syracuse Jazz Fest

A supportive crowd enjoying Jazz Fest
Mark Bialczak

The hills were alive with the sound of music.

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11:34 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

It's Really "Rocket Science" for These CNY Grade School Students

Kelsie Bottari with her rocket
Scott Willis WAER News

The term “rocket science” actually means something to the 3rd through 8th graders enrolled in Aerospace Engineering Camp at OCC's College for Kids…like, what goes up must come down, but not always where you expect.

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