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Dave and Linda Smith

You would be challenged to find alumni more proud and passionate about their alma mater than Dave and Linda Smith. As a 1968, Eagle basketball player, Dave focused his time as a student toward winning. He led his teammates to victory on the court and kept their bond strong throughout...

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Ralph and Darla Chain

The family of Ralph and Darla Chain represent five generations of friends and students of the university. Ralph and his father were the only father and son to serve on the OC Board of Trustees simultaneously, and now, the couple’s grandson is enrolled as a student. They have...

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Barry Kelley

Barry Kelley exemplifies the character of an OC graduate; he displays a heart of gratitude toward the university and devotes himself to the success of current and former students. Additionally, Barry has worked hard and persevered to be successful in his professional and personal ...

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Jim Weaver

God called Jim Weaver into the mission field, literally. Jim’s eyes were opened to how the fields and rural farmlands of America reflect the same spiritual needs of the inner-cities. Wide-spread substance abuse, broken families, unemployment, neglect and poverty describe a population...

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Behind the Lights

Second generation OC student Shay Stegmann followed her parents footsteps to Oklahoma City, but her dream of working in film led her down a path she never expected. Seven movies, three short films, and numerous commercials later, a bright light shines on the senior’s future ...

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Educators of Excellence

School of Education alumni are changing the world one teacher at a time. Chair of the department, Dr. Darin Martin believes the long list of acclaimed teachers emanates from the top-notch students who enroll in the program. These students join a faculty with high expectations. ...

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Reflections of an Alum

My wife and I married after our freshman year, and we were on our own financially. Music education classes filled my days and moving boxes at UPS filled the nights. Classes began at the same time I got off work, a 30-minute drive away. My professors gave me grace for this. At a university...

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1968 - Legendary Era of Basketball

A half-century ago, Oklahoma Christian College was working to establish its reputation in its new hometown. OCC’s athletic teams fought to earn respect from their peers for almost a decade. The struggle had been mighty at times – and then a basketball team came along that...

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Homeward

For the past six years, you have been heading Homeward—and you haven’t stopped. Since the program’s launch in 2012, an outstanding 4,049 grad givers have helped buck the norm by joining the Homeward movement. Last year alone 1,496 grads gave back to OC! This year...

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Alumni Achievement Awards

Each year at Homecoming, OC’s colleges and departments select an alum to honor for high achievement, innovation, accomplishment, or impact. We welcomed these alumni to inspire students in classrooms and receive this special recognition. President John deSteiguer, Dr. Scott LaMascus...