Brainchild of Black Panther Comic and Movie Comes to Tulsa

The author of the Black Panther comic series, Christopher Priest, is coming to Tulsa for a live taping of “Words on Air.” His groundbreaking Black Panther series served as the platform for the 2018 major motion picture. Priest is the first African American writer and editor to work in the comic book industry. With nearly 40 years of writing, editing, and publishing experience, he will discuss his path to becoming a writer and the importance of education.

TCC Expands Mental Health First Aid Training with Grant

Tulsa Community College receives a $375,000 grant to expand mental health training for faculty, staff and a select group of students. The grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has a goal to reach most of TCC’s full time faculty and staff. So far, TCC has already trained 150 faculty and staff in Mental Health First Aid and plans to train an additional 630 faculty, staff and select students over a three-year period.