Archive for Academics

Published 05/14/14

OWENS’ CENTER FOR EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS TO BEGIN FIRE SERVICE TRAINING CONSORTIUM

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, May 14, 2014 – Owens Community College’s Center for Emergency Preparedness is offering Northwest Ohio fire departments the opportunity to join a new regional fire service consortium beginning July 2014. The intent and purpose of the training consortium is to provide valuable and required Fire Service based training ...

Continue reading...


Published 05/13/14

OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TO HOST GED GRADUATION CEREMONY

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, May 13, 2014 – More than 50 area residents will be honored for achieving their Ohio High School Equivalence Diploma, also known as the General Educational Development (GED) Diploma as Owens serves as host to its fifth annual GED Graduation Ceremony. The special ceremony will occur Sunday, May ...

Continue reading...


Published 05/7/14

OWENS BOARD OF TRUSTEES AWARDS 2014 ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIPS

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, May 7, 2014 – Owens Community College’s Board of Trustees honored area high school seniors recently for their outstanding achievements, receiving thousands of dollars in new scholarships through the Trustees’ Academic Excellence Scholarship Program. “Owens Community College is honored to recognize the Trustees’ Academic Excellence scholarship recipients for ...

Continue reading...


Published 05/5/14

768 GRADUATES PREPARE FOR OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE SPRING COMMENCEMENT

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, May 5, 2014 –Seven hundred sixty-eight candidates for graduation, including 122 from the Findlay-area Campus, will receive their degrees during the 48th annual Owens Community College Spring Commencement on Friday, May 9. The commencement will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Student Health and Activities Center on ...

Continue reading...


Published 05/2/14

OWENS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION ESTABLISHES MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN HONOR OF FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, May 2, 2014 – Owens Community College’s Alumni Association is honoring the legacy of Private Stephen Machcinski and Private James Dickman of the Toledo Fire Department for their bravery, courage and service to the community by establishing a new $10,000 scholarship endowment fund in their memory. The Private ...

Continue reading...


Published 04/29/14

OWENS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION AWARDS DETECTIVE KEITH DRESSEL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, April 29, 2014 – Owens Community College student Scott Histed of Maumee has been chosen by the Alumni Association to receive a $2,000 Detective Keith Dressel Memorial Scholarship for the upcoming 2014-15 academic year. Established in 2007, the endowed scholarship honors the legacy of Detective Keith Dressel of ...

Continue reading...


Published 04/23/14

OWENS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION HONORS LOCAL RESIDENTS WITH OUTSTANDING SERVICE AWARDS

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, April 23, 2014 – Owens Community College’s Alumni Association has chosen seven area residents to receive the 11th annual Outstanding Service Awards for their tremendous contributions to Northwest Ohio’s surrounding communities. Award recipients are Sutton A. Flick, James Dickman, Stephen Machcinski, Mark Klempner, George Simko, Michael Fuelling, and ...

Continue reading...


Published 04/15/14

OWENS AND BGSU ANNOUNCE NEW COLLABORATIONS

BOWLING GREEN, O.—Owens Community College (OCC) and Bowling Green State University (BGSU) have announced that they are pursuing a series of new partnerships that will expand opportunities for students. The institutions signed a letter of agreement outlining the proposed collaborations, which include adding additional transfer agreements, identifying new opportunities for students ...

Continue reading...


Published 04/9/14

OWENS TO HOST FOURTH ANNUAL HONORS PROGRAM SYMPOSIUM AND MEDALLION CEREMONY

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, April 9, 2014 – Owens Community College honors students will have the opportunity to showcase their research and creative works in multiple disciplines during the fourth annual Honors Symposium and medallion Ceremony on Friday, April 11. The Honors Program Symposium and Medallion Ceremony will occur from 9 a.m. ...

Continue reading...


Published 03/18/14

OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TO OFFER FREE 50+ COURSE AT FINDLAY-AREA CAMPUS

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, March 18, 2014 – Handbags That Help (HTH) has Awarded Owens Community College a grant to cover the tuition of its 50+ Job Ready training for people living in Hancock County and those served by the Owens Community College Findlay-area campus. HTH is a women’s giving circle ...

Continue reading...