Archive for Announcements

Published 03/28/17

OWENS RECEIVES $10,000 GRANT FROM OHIO HUMANITIES

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, March 28, 2017 – Owens Community College recently received a $10,000 grant from Ohio Humanities, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, to create a Chautauqua Performance Program under the tutelage of Jeremy Meier, associate professor, Fine and Performing Arts. A Chautauqua performance is an ...

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Published 03/1/17

OWENS MUSIC BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY STUDENTS NOMINATED FOR NATIONAL AWARD

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, March 1, 2017 – Two Owens Community College Music Business Technology students have been nominated for a national award for their work at the College’s new Internet radio station, OCCR. David Brehm of Findlay and Herbey Atkinson of Blissfield, Michigan are finalists in the Best Artist/Band Interview category ...

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Published 02/24/17

OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TO HOST GREEN INDUSTRY CAREER AND JOB FAIR

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Feb. 24, 2017 – Area residents and students with career aspirations in a green industry-related field are invited to learn about and explore various seasonal employment opportunities available throughout the region as Owens Community College hosts a Green Industry Career and Job Fair on Wednesday, March 1. The ...

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Published 02/22/17

OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES NAMED TO LEADERSHIP POSITIONS

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Feb. 22, 2017 – Owens Community College has named Diana H. (Dee) Talmage and Mary Beth Hammond to serve as the chair and vice chair for the College’s board of trustees. Talmage and Hammond were elected to their positions by their fellow colleagues during a recent Owens ...

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Published 02/21/17

OWENS APPOINTS JEFF GANUES VICE PRESIDENT, BUSINESS AFFAIRS AND CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Feb. 21, 2017 – Owens Community College has appointed Jeff Ganues, CPA, as vice president, Business Affairs/chief financial officer, pending Board of Trustee approval. This key administrative position is responsible for direct and strategic leadership in the areas of finance and accounting, budget, payroll, facilities and information ...

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Published 02/9/17

GLENN RETTIG CHOSEN AS CHAIR-ELECT TO THE ATMAE BOARD OF ACCREDITATION

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Feb. 9, 2017 – Glenn Rettig, dean, School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics was recently named as chair-elect to the Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE) board of accreditation. He is the first community college dean to hold this position and will assume the chair ...

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Published 02/8/17

OWENS AWARDED $49,500 CAREER READY INTERNSHIP GRANT FROM GREAT LAKES

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Feb. 8, 2017 – Owens Community College has been awarded a two-year, $49,500 Career Ready Internship Grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates. An anticipated 25 new paid internships will be created during the 2017-2018 academic year. “Paid internships benefit students, colleges and employers,” said Richard ...

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Published 02/6/17

GOVERNOR KASICH REAPPOINTS NAGLE AND ROWE TO OWENS BOARD OF TRUSTEES

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Feb. 6, 2017 – On Friday, Governor John R. Kasich announced the reappointment of Edwin J. Nagle of Perrysburg (Wood Co.) and H. Richard Rowe, Jr. of Findlay (Hancock Co.) to the Owens State Community College board of trustees for terms beginning February 3, 2017 and ending ...

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Published 01/30/17

CHILDREN RECEIVE FREE DENTAL SERVICES DURING ANNUAL GIVE KIDS A SMILE DAY AT OWENS

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Jan. 30, 2017 – Owens’ Dental Hygiene program, in collaboration with the Toledo Dental Society, will be offering a day of free dental services for children ages six months to 18 years with limited or no access to care. The event will take place Friday, Feb. 3, ...

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Published 01/25/17

OWENS EXCEEDS ENROLLMENT TARGET FOR SPRING

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Jan. 25, 2017 – Owens Community College announced yesterday that the combined enrollment for the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses, as well as the Downtown Learning Center, was 9,196 students. This number reflects a 101 percent attainment of the College’s strategic enrollment target goal for spring semester. This target ...

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