Archive for Announcements

Published 12/6/16

OWENS PARTNERS WITH DANA INCORPORATED TO PROVIDE WORKFORCE TRAINING

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Dec. 6, 2016 – Owens Community College today announced a new partnership with Dana Incorporated to provide workforce development and training for Dana’s new driveline manufacturing facility in Toledo, Ohio. The training program is anticipated to begin in the spring of 2017, coinciding with the hiring process ...

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Published 12/5/16

528 GRADUATES PREPARE FOR OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE FALL COMMENCEMENT

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Dec. 05, 2016 – 528 candidates for graduation, including 77 from the Findlay-area Campus, will receive their degrees during the 36th Owens Community College Fall Commencement on Friday, Dec. 09. Of those graduates, 118 will graduate with honors. The ceremony will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the ...

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Published 11/16/16

OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE FOUNDATION ELECTS NEW OFFICERS

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Nov. 16, 2016 – The Owens Community College Foundation recently announced the election of four new board officers at its annual meeting. Each officer was elected to a one-year term. Joining the Board of Directors are Philip J. Rudolph, Jr. (chairman), Diana (Dee) H. Talmage (vice chairman), David ...

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Published 11/10/16

OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE NAMED 2017 MILITARY FRIENDLY© SCHOOL

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Nov. 10, 2016 – Owens Community College is among a select 24 percent of degree-granting institutions nationally earning the 2017 Military Friendly® School designation by Victory Media, receiving the designation for the sixth consecutive year. First published in 2009, Military Friendly® Schools is the most comprehensive, powerful resource for ...

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Published 11/2/16

OWENS APPOINTS LISA L. NAGEL GENERAL COUNSEL AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF LABOR RELATIONS AND INTERIM V.P. OF HUMAN RESOURCES

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Nov. 2, 2016 – Owens Community College has appointed Lisa L. Nagel, J.D., to the position of general counsel and executive director of Labor Relations.  In that role, she will oversee all legal matters related to the College, including litigation, employee and labor relations, and coordination and ...

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Published 09/29/16

OWENS LANDSCAPE AND TURFGRASS CREW CLUB HOSTS ANNUAL FALL PLANT SALE

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Sept. 29, 2016 – Area residents seeking to add new life and color to their gardens and yards this fall are encouraged to attend the Landscape and Turfgrass Crew Club’s annual Fall Plant Sale at Owens Community College on Wednesday, October 5. The plant sale will occur from ...

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Published 09/28/16

OWENS RECEIVES NATIONAL HONOR ROLL RECOGNITION FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Sept. 28, 2016 – Owens Community College has earned the distinction of being named to the 2015 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. This designation is the highest honor a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning and civic engagement. Owens has ...

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Published 09/21/16

OWENS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION GOLF OUTING RAISES $28,713 IN SUPPORT OF SCHOLARSHIPS

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Sept. 21, 2016 – One hundred eight area residents recently enjoyed a day of golf and entertainment in support of alumni scholarship programs as Owens Community College’s Alumni Association held its 14th annual Golf Classic. The 27-team event netted $28,713 to benefit scholarship and outreach endeavors. Since its ...

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Published 09/16/16

OWENS DELIVERS BACKPACKS AND SCHOOL SUPPLIES TO AREA CHILDREN

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Sept. 16, 2016 – Owens Community College’s Alumni Association in collaboration with Books-A-Million Inc., ten Directions Credit Union branches, two Great Lakes Credit Union branches and six Genoa Bank branches are brightening many children’s lives through a unique community service endeavor titled “Backpack to the Future.” Five ...

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Published 08/25/16

OWENS RECEIVES $1.18 MILLION GRANT TO IMPROVE ADULT COLLEGE READINESS

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Aug. 25, 2016 – Adults interested in continuing their education but unsure where to begin now have additional resources available at Owens thanks to a $1.18 million Educational Opportunities Center (EOC) program grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Owens will receive $236,000 per year for 5-years to ...

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