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Published 03/15/17

UT, Owens Community College create Rocket Express Dual Admission Program

The presidents of The University of Toledo and Owens Community College will sign a dual-admission partnership called Rocket Express 1 p.m. Thursday, March 16 in Libbey Hall on UT Main Campus. Rocket Express is designed to provide a seamless pathway to a bachelor’s degree from UT starting at Owens Community College. “The ...

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Published 07/20/15

OWENS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION AND COMMUNITY PARTNERS ASSIST AREA CHILDREN WITH SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, July 20, 2015 – Owens Community College’s Alumni Association in collaboration with Books-A-Million Inc., nine Directions Credit Union branches, two Great Lakes Credit Union branches and six Genoa Bank branches are reaching out to area children in need of school supplies by holding a month-long “Backpack to ...

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Published 07/1/15

OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE HOLIDAY

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, July 1, 2015 – Owens Community College Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses, as well as the Owens Community College Learning Center Maumee and the Owens Community College Learning Center Downtown, will be closed on Friday, July 3 for the Independence Day holiday. There will be no classes and ...

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Published 04/22/15

OWENS CONTINUES RECOVERY PLAN IN RESPONSE TO BEING OFFICIALLY PLACED ON FISCAL WATCH

“We are pleased to know that Owens Community College is working diligently to become more fiscally stable,” said Dave Cannon, Ohio Board of Regents Vice Chancellor 0f Finance and Data Management. “Owens is a vital part of Ohio’s higher education system, and fiscal stability will help the college continue to ...

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Published 03/27/13

Owens and Connect Ohio Announce Free Computer Classes in April

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Area residents interested in enhancing their knowledge and skills with computers and the Internet are invited to participate in free continuing education computer classes as Owens Community College and the non-profit Connect Ohio organization announce training opportunities during the month of April. Individuals will be able to ...

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Published 03/21/13

Owens Community College to Host Regional Job Fair, April 5

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Area college and university graduates and students are invited to learn about and explore various employment opportunities available throughout the surrounding region as Owens Community College serves as host to the Collegiate Employ-Net Regional Job Fair on Friday, April 5. Presented by Collegiate Employ-Net, a consortium of ...

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Published 11/7/12

Owens Student Group Aids Hurricane Sandy Victims With Disaster Relief Supply Drive, Nov. 7-13

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Owens Community College students are reaching out to the victims of the hurricane that has devastated the East Coast by organizing a Disaster Relief Supply Drive on the Toledo-area Campus, Nov. 7-13. The supply drive efforts are being coordinating by Owens’ Honors Club. Items being collected include ...

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Published 06/28/12

Dr. Mike Bower Begins Owens Community College Presidency July 1

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Dr. Mike Bower officially begins his appointment as the sixth President and Chief Executive Officer in the 47-year history of Owens Community College July 1. The Owens Board of Trustees unanimously approved Bower’s selection as President and Chief Executive Officer during their board meeting in March. “As I ...

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Published 05/9/12

Owens, ProMedica and Toledo Dental Hygienists’ Association Announce Free Oral Cancer Screening Event, May 22

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Area residents are invited to take a proactive approach to healthy living and the fight against oral cancer as Owens Community College’s Dental Hygiene Program, the Toledo Dental Hygienists’ Association and ProMedica Cancer Institute offer a free Oral Cancer Screening community outreach event on Tuesday, May ...

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Published 04/30/12

Academic Programs and Services Showcased During Open House Event at Owens

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Over 600 area residents were recently treated to a taste of college life courtesy of Owens Community College as the academic institution served as host to an open house event on the Toledo-area Campus. During the event, attendees had the chance to learn about and explore the ...

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