Archive for Accomplishments

Published 01/14/14

OWENS STUDENT LEADERS INDUCTED INTO PHI THETA KAPPA INTERNATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Jan. 14, 2014 – Owens Community College recently honored 96 students for their excellence in higher education, with membership in the Alpha Omega Pi Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society for the Fall Semester. Owens’ chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society ...

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Published 09/18/13

OWENS DELIVERS BACKPACKS AND SUPPLIES TO AREA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CHILDREN, SEPT. 18-19

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Sept. 16, 2013 – Owens Community College’s Alumni Association in collaboration with two Books-A-Million Inc. locations, nine Directions Credit Union branches, two Great Lakes Credit Union branches and five Genoa Bank branches are brightening many children’s lives through a unique community service endeavor titled “Backpack to the ...

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Published 08/15/13

OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE FACULTY MEMBER PUBLISHES VERMICOMPOSTING LESSON ON TED-ED

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, August 15, 2013 – Students from around the world, not just at Owens Community College, can learn about vermicomposting through an animated video and lesson plan published to TED-Ed by Owens faculty member Matt Ross. Vermicomposting is the process in which worms convert organic waste materials into an ...

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Published 06/17/13

Owens Community College Students Receive Board of Trustees Excellence Award

FINDLAY, Ohio – Owens Community College students Christina Perry of Perrysburg and Lisa Gonzales of Carey have been chosen by the Board of Trustees Student Life Committee to receive student excellence awards for their commitment to academics, community engagement, student leadership and involvement in student life. Perry received the Certificate of ...

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Published 06/13/13

Ohio Association of Community Colleges Honors Owens Board of Trustees Member With State Award

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Owens Community College Board of Trustees member Diana H. (Dee) Talmage of Ottawa Hills has been chosen by the Ohio Association of Community Colleges (OACC) to receive the Maureen C. Grady Award for Special Achievement for her outstanding commitment to the local community and higher education. Talmage ...

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Published 06/10/13

Owens Community College and Walters Family Awards Second Annual Ryan, Mary and Hayden Walters Scholarship

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Owens Community College student Kaleb Hartman of Bryan has been chosen by the Walters Family to receive a $500 Ryan, Mary and Hayden Walters Scholarship for the upcoming 2013-14 academic year. Established in 2011, the endowed scholarship honors the legacy of Ryan, Mary and Hayden Walters and ...

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Published 05/30/13

Owens Community College Students Inducted Into Spring Chi Alpha Epsilon National Honor Society

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Owens Community College students were recently recognized for their academic excellence and leadership within the community, earning membership into the Gamma Zeta Chapter of the Chi Alpha Epsilon National Honor Society. The Chi Alpha Epsilon National Honor Society was founded at West Chester University of ...

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Published 05/28/13

28 Owens Community College Students Graduate During Basic Peace Officer Academy Completion Ceremony

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Twenty-eight Owens Community College students recently were honored for their exemplary academic achievements as new Ohio Basic Peace Officer Training Academy graduates during a Basic Peace Officer Completion Ceremony. “Owens Community College is proud to continue its collaboration with the Ohio Peace Officers Training Commission and recognize ...

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Published 05/22/13

Spring Pinning Ceremony Honors Owens Registered Nursing Students

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Over 80 Owens Community College students were recently bestowed honorary pins by the Nursing Department for their academic achievements specific to registered nursing during a ceremony. The pinning ceremony is part of a traditional nursing practice, which honors students prior to beginning their careers within the ...

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Published 05/21/13

Local Residents Achieve Goals During GED Graduation at Owens

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Over 50 area residents recently were honored for achieving academic excellence as Owens Community College served as host to its fourth annual GED Graduation Ceremony. Graduates received their Ohio High School Equivalence Diploma, also known as the General Educational Development (GED) Diploma, as part of the graduation ...

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