Archive for Announcements

Published 09/21/15

OWENS DELIVERS BACKPACKS AND SCHOOL SUPPLIES TO AREA CHILDREN

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Sept. 21, 2015 – 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 09/17/15

OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE WELCOMES AMERICORPS COLLEGE COMPLETION COACHES

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Sept. 17, 2015 – Owens Community College recently welcomed two AmeriCorps College Completion Coaches in an effort to assist first-time community college students to succeed in their academic and career aspirations. The AmeriCorps College Completion Coaches Initiative is part of a collaborative effort between the Ohio Association of ...

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Published 08/19/15

OWENS EMPLOYEES AND STUDENTS TO SPEND DAY GIVING BACK TO COMMUNITY GROUPS

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Aug. 19, 2015 – Owens Community College employees and students will spend a morning and afternoon giving back to others in the surrounding Northwest Ohio communities as part of the United Way of Greater Toledo’s “Day of Caring” Friday, Aug. 21. Throughout the day, Owens volunteers will roll ...

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Published 08/11/15

OWENS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION PRESENTS ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Aug. 11, 2015 – Golf enthusiasts and amateurs alike are invited to support alumni programs and scholarships and participate in the Owens Community College Alumni Association’s 13th Annual Golf Classic held Monday, Sept. 21 at Belmont Country Club, Perrysburg. Considered one of the finest golf fundraisers held annually ...

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Published 07/30/15

OWENS FINDLAY- AREA CAMPUS EARLY LEARNING CENTER RECEIVES 5-STAR QUALITY RATING

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, July 30, 2015 – Owens Community College is pleased to announce that the Findlay-area Campus Early Learning Center has received a 5-star Step Up to Quality rating from Ohio Job and Family Services. Less than 5 percent of full-time childcare centers serving toddlers through preschool have received ...

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Published 07/22/15

OWENS RECEIVES $220,000 U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION GRANT TO ENHANCE STUDENT SERVICES

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, July 22, 2015 – Owens Community College’s mission of providing an exceptional education and student success will be bolstered by a $220,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The grant will help serve 140 students in the first year. “Owens is honored and excited to receive the ...

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Published 07/8/15

OWENS SELECTS FOLLETT TO MANAGE CAMPUS BOOKSTORES BEGINNING JULY 23

College to benefit with expanded access to new products, services and savings PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, July 8, 2015 – Owens Community College is proud to announce its newest partnership with Follett Higher Education Group. Follett is scheduled to begin managing the Owens Community College Bookstores on July 23. Follett was identified ...

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Published 06/29/15

OWENS NAMES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF FOUNDATION

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, June 29, 2015– Owens Community College has named Jeff Keim as executive director of the Owens Community College Foundation. This position is responsible for raising private and annual revenue for the Foundation to provide for the current and future needs of the College and its students. Keim remarked, ...

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Published 06/24/15

OWENS APPOINTS DAVID CANNON VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, June 24, 2015 – Owens Community College has appointed David Cannon as vice president/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, and facilities. The vice president/chief financial officer ...

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Published 06/17/15

OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TO IMPLEMENT TUITION GUARANTEE PROGRAM

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, June 17, 2015 – Owens Community College today announced the implementation of a tuition guarantee program, pending Ohio Board of Regents approval, that will hold tuition rates for Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes ...

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