Most classes offered at Umpqua Community College will be online for the entirety of spring term, which starts Monday and ends June 11.
Umpqua Community College is following the lead of other higher education institutions in Oregon by going all online for most spring term classes, according to a message sent to students Wednesday morning.
Ever since she was a little girl, Ashley Backen loved being outside, looking at insects, animals and trees. But when it came to school, she just wanted to play basketball.
Higher education institutions will need to move to online learning as per an executive order issued by Gov. Kate Brown on Wednesday evening, prohibiting in-person classroom interactions through April 28.
Umpqua Community College’s board of directors declared an emergency in response to the coronavirus pandemic during a special meeting Tuesday morning.
In just its third year of existence, the Umpqua Community College women’s wrestling program can boast its first national champion.
Gavin Hollamon, who will graduate from Umpqua Community College in the spring, was late to class Monday because he stopped by the Laverne Murphy Student Center to learn more about transferring after he gets his associate’s degree.
Umpqua Community College administrators will ask the college’s Board of Education on Wednesday to increase tuition and fees starting during the summer term of 2020.
Umpqua Community College will increase its nursing program from 48 students to 64 students, according to President Debra Thatcher's report, which she will provide to the college's board of directors at its monthly meeting on Wednesday.
WINCHESTER — Kelly Wright’s voice broke as she read the names of nine people who were killed four years ago at Umpqua Community College.
Umpqua Community College's accounting and finance department received a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report of the fiscal year ending June 30, 2018, by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States …
WINCHESTER — Each student mixed their base of black icing with a variety of other colors — orange, dark blue, green, pink or light blue — to create a glaze for their galaxy cupcake during Tuesday afternoon’s activity at Roseburg Summer Fun’s Bon Appetit camp at Umpqua Community College.
WINCHESTER — A fictional plane crash stranded children on Skull Island with only one way to escape, in this week's Roseburg Summer Fun summer camp organized by Umpqua Community College.
Skyler Harrington was awarded the ATRIO First Responders Endowment scholarship this year through the Umpqua Community College Foundation.
WINCHESTER — Teachers, staff and family members of current students welcomed the community to the new site of Maple Corner Montessori on Tuesday.
Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation awarded $556,850 to 83 nonprofits serving Coos, Deschutes, Douglas, Jackson, Josephine, Klamath and Lane counties.
WINCHESTER — Umpqua Community College president Debra Thatcher said she “joyfully recognizes” the Class of 2019 as they “position themselves for a promising and rewarding future” during Friday’s commencement ceremony.
An amendment that would protect Civilian Conservation Centers like the Wolf Creek Job Corps in Glide passed in the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday on a bipartisan 313-109 vote.
WINCHESTER — Umpqua Community College’s board of directors unanimously voted to restructure president Debra Thatcher’s contract, which includes a nearly 18% raise, during the May 8 board meeting.
A student-run branch of Rogue Credit Union will open on the Umpqua Community College campus in fall 2019 as part of the credit union’s Campus Branch program.
WINCHESTER — Catering services by Umpqua Community College were cut during the UCC board meeting on Wednesday, while a decision on the fate of the campus cafeteria is under discussion.