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OJC Law Academy settles into new location

LA JUNTA – Anyone who has ever moved to a new home knows that moving can be a trying time, but it can also be a time to reorganize and make improvements. The Otero Junior College Law Enforcement Training Academy … Continue reading

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OJC’s Tami Stephenson receives 2013 Jerome Wartgow Award

LA JUNTA – Tammy Stephenson, early childhood education faculty and assessment coordinator at Otero Junior College, has been named this year’s recipient of the Jerome Wartgow Award.  The annual Jerome Wartgow Award is a state-wide honor bestowed upon a faculty … Continue reading

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Cowboy Gala at OJC raises over $10,000 for scholarships

LA JUNTA — A first-time event held at Otero Junior College on New Year’s Eve raised more than $10,000 that will be used to provide direct scholarships to students in OJC’s new agriculture sciences program. The New Year’s Eve Cowboy … Continue reading

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OJC’s Learning Commons ready to open on January 14

LA JUNTA – The new Learning Commons at Otero Junior College will be open on Jan. 14, with the return of students for the Spring Semester. Students will have access to a new space providing an umbrella of learning support … Continue reading

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Kiki Medina retiring from OJC after 29 years

LA JUNTA – Kiki Medina has seen a lot of changes at Otero Junior College in the 29 years she has served as director of the BUENO HEP GED program there. Among the biggest? Technology. Medina, who will retire effective … Continue reading

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OJC President’s Leadership Program hosts 14 scholars

LA JUNTA – The inaugural year for Otero Junior College’s President’s Leadership Program (PLP) is fully underway this fall. The program currently has 14 scholars who were chosen based on merit and achievement in their communities. The PLP was developed … Continue reading

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OJC’s Learning Commons to open in January

LA JUNTA – Within the next couple of months, a state-of-the-art concept in student learning services will be completed on the Otero Junior College campus. It is expected that by the end of November, OJC’s new Learning Commons facility will … Continue reading

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Conley D Residence Hall completed at OJC

LA JUNTA – Over the summer months a fourth dormitory was added to Otero Junior College’s E.J. Conley Residence Hall complex. Conley D is a 16-room dormitory, situated on the west side of campus behind Conley A, B and C … Continue reading

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OJC hosts international students from unique exchange programs

LA JUNTA – Close to 30 international students are attending Otero Junior College this fall, including four students who have come to the college through unique international exchange programs.  According to Rochelle Wallace, director of the OJC International Program, three … Continue reading

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Gary Ashida to retire from OJC

LA JUNTA — Gary Ashida, Swink, Otero Junior College’s vice president of administrative services will retire at the end of June after a 25-year career with the college. Replacing Ashida as the college’s budget officer on July 1 will be … Continue reading

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