|Adopted by the OCCC Board of Education: January 11, 1988 Revised: February 21, 2006|
♦ We value knowledge and believe learning has infinite worth with personal, social, and cultural benefits.
♦ We value the sharing of our acquired knowledge to enhance the intellectual growth and lives a our students and the communities we serve.
♦ We value the enlightenment of education, the perception of eternal beauty, the quest for eternal truth, and the recognition of eternal good.
♦ We value consensus. We believe decisions regarding the effective delivery of knowledge will best serve the college when such issues are discussed and refined within a framework of positive collaboration.
♦ We value an academic environment of goodwill that indudes fairness, diversity, honesty, ethics, and personal responsibility. We believe tolerance and mutual respect are essential for effective learning to occur.
♦ We believe the communities we serve-students, faculty, staff, and the public who benefit from this academic environment should participate fully in creating an appropriate setting for life-long learning.
|Adopted by the Council of Curriculum and lnstruction: October 4, 2001|