Archive for Announcements

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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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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