April 11, 2013
OCC Womencenter and AAUW Present Program for Women Interested in College

The Womencenter at Oakland Community College, in cooperation with the American Association of Women – Farmington Branch, will present “Back to School Day,” Friday, May 10 at OCC’s Orchard Ridge Campus in Farmington Hills.

 

The event, designed for women of all ages interested in attending OCC, will address a variety of issues.  Free and open to the public, it runs from 10 am to 2 pm in the campus’ J Building, Room 306.  A light lunch will be served.

 

These informational and interactive sessions will assist women in the decision-making process of returning to school at OCC.  Topics include:  How to get started; The admissions process; Financial concerns; Stress and time management; Balancing work, family and school; and Academic and career considerations.

 

The program is sponsored by the Womencenter, a facility that provides educational and supportive resources for area women, and the Farmington Branch of the American Association of University Women, an organization dedicated to advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research.

 

For further information on the “Back to School Day” program and other program offerings call the Womencenter at 248.522.3642.

 

The Orchard Ridge Campus is located at 27055 Orchard Lake Road, just south of I-696 in Farmington Hills.  Free parking is available in nearby campus lots.

 

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