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Mechatronics Apprenticeship Offers Global Opportunities

OCC has been involved in apprenticeship training since the college opened in 1965. Although technology has vastly changed since the ‘60s, the hands-on classroom teaching method, featuring state of the art laboratories, has remained consistent.

04/04/2013

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The History Of Cinco De Mayo

The holiday celebrates the May 5th anniversary when the Mexican militia defeated the French in the Battle of Puebla, a small town in Mexico.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2012

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What Children Learn From Household Chores

Chores help your kids develop a strong work ethic that will serve them well as young adults when they’re securing their first job.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2012

Sneezing And Your Nose

Although it seems to be a basic bodily function, it is actually a complicated process involving muscles from many different areas of the body.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2012

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Gardening For Kids And How It Relates To Math

Get the kids involved with gardening and along the way, recognize that it will teach them nurturing skills and patience, but also sharpen their math skills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2012

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History Of The Olympic Games

It wasn’t until 1896, that the first modern Olympics began because an interest in athletics and sports increased.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2012

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All About Leonardo Da Vinci

Da Vinci had the brains to match his drawing talents and created inventions ranging from a helicopter to waterwheels

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2012

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The Benefits of Studying Music

Studies have shown that skills learned through the discipline of music transfers to other skills that students use in their core classes

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2012

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How To Pick The Right College

Doing your research upfront and visiting schools beforehand is critical to making the right choice.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2012

Backyard Moments Provide Learning Opportunities

Engaging in these nature-inspired activities just may unearth the family “green” thumb or even spark an interest that could lead to a your child’s future career.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2012

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