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Umpqua Community College (UCC) is a community college located approximately six miles (9.7 km) north of Roseburg, Oregon, United States. The college has sixteen campus buildings located on 100 acres (40 ha) bordering the North Umpqua River. The campus also features a track, tennis courts, and an outdoor pool. In 2009, a vineyard was added to the campus.


About 3,300 full-time students and 16,000 part-time students attend UCC. Umpqua Community College serves the greater Douglas County region with the exception of Reedsport and its immediate area along the Oregon Coast.

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Umpqua Community College is helping to bridge the gap between employers and employees in Douglas County this week. The college is putting on a business conference to help businesses recruit and retain workers in the area. The event will feature workshops with UCC Staff, along with a keynote speaker. "Some ...
(SOUNDBITE OF ARCHIVED BROADCAST). JEANINE HERBST, BYLINE: I'm Jeanine Herbst. A mass shooting at a community college in Oregon today. Authorities are reporting multiple fatalities after a gunman opened fire at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg. GREENE: Hannah was 19 years old.

They'll die," said Dena Abston, executive director of the commission. In Bend, Oregon, paramedic Nolan McGinnis leapt at the chance to train school personnel on how to treat victims. He was among the first paramedics to arrive at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, after a 2015 ...
ROSEBURG, Ore. – The Umpqua Community College's Business Program, Community and Workforce Training, and the Small Business Development Center have united to create an all new business conference called Bridging the Gap: Recruit and Retain the Workers you Want. The conference was created with the goal ...
Umpqua Community College Opens Building Replacing Site Of 2015 Shooting. by Rachael McDonald ... Friday, Umpqua Community College held a dedication ceremony for a new building. It replaces Snyder Hall ... Steve Loosley is on the Umpqua Community College Board of Education. He says the new ...

We understand the need for schools to maintain order, but allowing students to be heard is important, too. STAFF PHOTO: CHRISTOPHER OERTELL - This is as close as our staff photographer was able to get to hundreds of students who walked out at Liberty High School because they wanted their voices ...
ROSEBURG. Wednesday, March 21. UCC Board of Education — 4:30 p.m., 1140 Umpqua Community College, ESB 15, 541-440-4622. Thursday, March 22. Roseburg Public Works Commission — 3:30 p.m., special meeting, city hall, third floor conference room, 900 SE Douglas Ave. 541-492-6866.
And in 2015, an Umpqua Community College student killed eight classmates and his professor, wounding nine others. I support common-sense gun safety legislation, which reduces gun violence and save lives. I support the termination of gun sales to anyone under 21 years of age. I support renewing the ...
... occurred in the country, according to the Gun Violence Archive. Oregon has experienced school shootings Thurston High School in Springfield in 1998, Springwater Trail High School in Gresham in 2007, Reynolds High School in Troutdale in 2014 and Umpqua Community College in Roseburg in 2015.
Explore UCC — 5 to 8 p.m., 1140 Umpqua College Rd., Roseburg. No cost event to explore Umpqua Community College and its programs. Food and prizes will be available while supplies last and attendees will also have the option to be entered into a drawing for a $500 scholarship. 541-440-4600.
Students at Umpqua Community College, where a gunman killed nine people in 2015, didn't hold a walkout. Instead, the student government set up a table with a sign that read “We stand in unity to end violence in our schools #BeTheOne” and offered orange wrist bands that said “I am the one,” and “Be ...
The Student Government at Umpqua Community College showed their support for the students walking out on Wednesday as part of the #March4OurLives. They set up their "Be the One" booth, with orange ribbons and bracelets for anyone to wear. They want anyone to feel they can "Be the One" to stand ...
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) – The newest academic building at Umpqua Community College will be named Tapho`ytha' (duh-poi'-tuh) Hall. The name approved Wednesday is derived from the Takelma language and means to be blessed and to prosper. The building replaces Snyder Hall, which was ...
(KOIN) -- Umpqua Community College is starting a new chapter -- replacing the building where a deadly mass shooting happened nearly two and a half years ago. Nine people were killed when a gunman entered Snyder Hall on October 1, 2015. School leaders decided to tear it down and start fresh with a ...
The students will be able to earn transferable college credits equivalent to Umpqua Community College's introduction to business class. Toni Clough, UCC Business Department chairwoman and associate professor, said the business center partnered with UCC to offer the college credit course.
Oakland High School senior Bo Blum, right, looks on as Umpqua Community College welding instructor Duane Thompson directs Oakland senior Matt LaDuke as he operates a welding simulator during ... WINCHESTER — Umpqua Community College opened its doors Thursday evening for Explore UCC.

Umpqua Community College advanced welding and production students Jacob Jeffries, left, and Anthony Denman, right, watch as Performance Fab ... WINCHESTER — Umpqua Community College is inviting the community onto the campus next week to learn more about the college and what goes on ...
Kjos also plans to attend Umpqua Community College in the fall to earn an associate degree in forest engineering before seeking his bachelor's from Oregon State University. He said he'd like to return to Douglas County and work for Roseburg Forest Products or Lone Rock Timber Management Company ...
The Oregon Legislature adopted its law for extreme risk protection orders last year after the shooting deaths of nine people and injuries to eight at Umpqua Community College in October 2015. Gov. Kate Brown testified in April 2017 that an expedited court hearing is the best way to ensure guns are kept ...
In the Umpqua Community College massacre, “Just one gun somewhere near the premise could have been enough,” one victim told her father in the hospital. The shooter had eight minutes of unrestrained killing time before police arrived after 911 notification and before he took his life ending the massacre ...
A gunman killed nine people at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore. He was wounded in a shootout with police, then committed suicide. Nov. 27, 2015: A gunman killed three people at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, Colo. The shooter was ruled incompetent to stand trial last ...
Whitney Bowen has been bracing for gunfire at school all her life. Thanks to a decade's worth of mass shootings at places like Sandy Hook Elementary, Virginia Tech, and Umpqua Community College, the Northern Virginia high-school junior is a veteran of lockdowns and duck-and-cover drills. When she ...
In 2015, then-candidate Trump rallied a crowd at a campaign stop in Tennessee in the aftermath of a mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon, that left 10 people dead, including the shooter. Trump told the crowd that, as holder of a permit to carry a handgun in New York, an attacker would ...
The VVA uses donations to the Wall to fund a scholarship for veterans at Umpqua Community College. VVA members raised funds and installed a Battlefield Cross, mounted on marble from the same quarry as the Vietnam Wall, at the Roseburg VA. They support and communicate with other veterans, help ...
Since 26 people were killed at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012, there have been seven shootings in which 10 or more people were killed: the Washington Navy Yard (2013, 13 deaths); Umpqua Community College (2015, 10 deaths); San Bernardino (2015, 16 deaths); Orlando (2016 ...
Tony Pace Concert — 7 p.m., Jacoby Auditorium, Umpqua Community College, 1140 Umpqua College Rd. 541-440-5414. Karaoke — 9 p.m., Kodiak Bar & Grill, 929 SE Stephens St. 541-672-4922. FRIDAY. Tai Chi Classes — 8 a.m., Millsite Park, under bandshell, Myrtle Creek. Bring comfortable shoes ...
These celebrations, which include a night of Scottish folk music, poems and foods, have been for years held at Umpqua Community College, and the auditorium gets packed to capacity. The stage there is large enough to accommodate a full-fledged pipe and drum corps. The bagpipers and the drummers ...
Clockwise from top, a file photo of the bronze eagle near Seven Feathers Casino Resort, Robin Ray and his wife Lesa Ray owners of Cooper Ridge Vineyard in Rosburg on Thursday and Douglas Fast Net's headquarters in Roseburg on Friday. The businesses won Large, Medium and Small Business of ...
The community is invited to participate in the Eleventh Annual Explore Event at Umpqua Community College. The free event will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 7, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., in the UCC gym. This annual favorite is primarily designed for students of all ages; elementary school, middle school, high school, and those ...
International, award-winning jazz signer and songwriter, Halie Loren, will perform with the Umpqua Chamber Orchestra and Umpqua Singers at the First Presbyterian Church of Roseburg on Feb. 6. She will be accompanied by pianist Matt Treder. The concert is at 7:30 p.m.. Umpqua Community College ...
When the legislative session begins in Salem on Feb. 5, Umpqua Community College officials plan to join the state's other 16 community colleges to ask the Oregon Legislature to allocate an additional $32 million to the Community College Support Fund. The request is to mitigate tuition increases and ...
Longtime News-Review columnist Ada Duncan will offer a workshop on obituary writing Thursday at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg. Duncan will explore reasons why people might want to write their own obituaries, and offer guidelines for doing that. The workshop will be from 1 to 3 p.m. in ...
North River Boats draftsman Joshua Laas, left, speaks with Elliot Snyder of Roseburg during the Explore Event at Umpqua Community College in 2017. ... the 11th Annual Explore Event from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Umpqua Community College gym, 1140 Umpqua College Road, Roseburg.
Umpqua Community College is joining Oregon's 16 other community colleges to ask the legislature to restore $32 million in funding to community colleges. State leaders can show they are serious about helping our community by funding UCC with the same increase given to public universities last year.
5, Umpqua Community College will join the state's other 16 community colleges to ask the Oregon Legislature to allocate an additional $32 million to the Community College Support Fund, UCC officials said. The request is to mitigate tuition increases and restore funding for student advising in the second year of the ...
OREGON, Oct. 1, 2015 - A man opens fire on the campus of Umpqua Community College in southwest Oregon, killing nine people before he is ...
Oct. 1, 2015: A shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, left 10 people dead and seven wounded. Shooter Christopher ...
... Wine Institute, at Umpqua Community College, was established in 2008 as the state's first viticulture program outside of the Willamette Valley.
Oct. 1, 2015: A shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, left 10 people dead and seven wounded. Shooter Christopher ...
Rico and Daniels were raised in Douglas County and attended the Natural Resources program at Umpqua Community College before ...
Umpqua Community College advanced welding and production students Jacob Jeffries, left, and Anthony Denman, right, watch as ...
The Portland Youth Philharmonic will kick off its 94th concert season at 7 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 28, at Umpqua Community College's Jacoby ...
WINCHESTER — After taking guided tours through several departments at Umpqua Community College on Wednesday, second-grader Lexie ...
Student veterans at Umpqua Community College are creating an event to honor their fellow brothers and sisters who served in our country's ...
... were injured during a concert shooting on the Las Vegas Strip, a gunman opened fire at the Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore.
Most of the nine bodies were found in one classroom at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, which he attended, and where he had ...
WINCHESTER — The entire Umpqua Community College campus will be closed until noon today because of a broken main water line.
... the Oct. 1, 2015, shooting that left nine people dead and nine others injured in a classroom at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg.
Initial Wildland Fire Certification Class and Pack Test — 8:30 a.m., Umpqua Community College, 1140 Umpqua College Road, Roseburg.


 

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