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.
Firetrucks, semi trucks and ambulances were lined up outside the Bonnie J. Ford Health, Nursing and Science Center at Umpqua Community College to show some of the programs the school has to offer to the community.
WINCHESTER — Umpqua Community College’s Board of Education unanimously approved a plan to transition the operation of the Ford Childhood Enrichment Center to a community partner, with the stipulation that the board would get to approve or decline the agreement with the outside source.
Umpqua Community College’s Board of Education’s emergency meeting was canceled at 2 p.m. Wednesday, an hour and a half before its start time.
Multiple entities have shown interest in taking over the Ford Childhood Enrichment Center, but officials at Umpqua Community College say any talk of potential partnerships is premature.
Umpqua Community College is participating in the first National Career and Technical Education Letter Signing Day.
In a statement put out Wednesday, Umpqua Community College said student representatives from the college’s nursing program were notified “immediately” after the program decided to end its national accreditation.
WINCHESTER — It was an emotional evening for many at the Umpqua Community College Board of Education meeting Wednesday.
After being home-schooled her whole life, Roseburg resident Whitney Meacham took a job working nights at a residential care facility for people with Alzheimer’s disease when she was 18. She also started working at Macy’s during the day.
"Every Life has a Story," a six week Umpqua Community College class demonstrating various ways of telling personal stories, will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. every Tuesday from Jan. 29 to March 6. The class will be held at the Wayne Crooch Hall on the UCC campus.
Umpqua Community College physics professor Mick Davis attended Pacific University as an undergraduate mostly because the university recruited him to wrestle, he says.
UCC is expected to receive $8 million from the state for an Industrial Arts and Technology building, according to a proposed budget published by Gov. Kate Brown’s office.
A delegation of five Ukrainian educators and their translators met with members of the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians for lunch in the tribal council boardroom in Roseburg on Tuesday.
Umpqua Community College's annual Early Childhood Care and Education Conference will be held Oct. 26 and 27 at the Danny Lang Teaching, Learning, and Event Center on the main UCC campus.
What began as a conversation around a table has led to the first makeover for Centerstage Theatre at Umpqua Community College in four decades — a feat that didn’t happen without some creative minds, some muscle and a donor from the UCC Foundation.
WINCHESTER — A low-key ceremony Monday morning marked the third anniversary of the shootings at Umpqua Community College, which took nine lives on Oct. 1, 2015.
This year’s Umpqua Strong 9K and 5K Run/Walk will have a different process for dispersing funds, with the families of the victims being more involved.
For the first time in college history, the Accounting and Finance Department at Umpqua Community College has received a certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting.
The nursing department at Umpqua Community College has decided against pursuing Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) national accreditation.
WINCHESTER — Umpqua Community College awarded more than 400 degrees and certificates this year during a graduation ceremony Friday night at the Swanson Amphitheatre. Every chair in front of the stage was filled and many others sat in the grassy areas to the sides, as the Eugene Highlanders B…
WINCHESTER — Obstacle course racing, swimming and hiking were the best activities available to Winchester and Green elementary school students during Friday’s field day at Umpqua Community College, at least that’s what they told The News-Review.