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2003 Academics

Published 12/16/03
Owens Community College and Texas A&M Officials Collaborate on Homeland Security Initiative
Owens Community College continues forward with the construction of a new Fire and Police Training Center for Professional Development and Homeland Security by recently...more

Published 12/2/03
New Educational Paraprofessional Major Offered at Owens Community College
Owens Community College is responding to the growing need for paraprofessionals by expanding its Early Childhood Education Program to include a new Educational Paraprofessional Major...more

Published 11/25/03
Owens' Workforce and Community Services Division Offers New Podiatric Medical Assistant Program
Owens Community College is responding to the growing need for podiatric professionals by expanding its academic curriculum to include new Podiatric Medical Assistant Program...more

Published 11/18/03
Owens' Human Patient Simulator Technology Makes Guest Appearance on NBC's "ER"
Owens Community College's innovative Human Patient Simulator technology will be the center of more than 25 million viewers' attention on NBC's...more

Published 11/14/03
Owens Community College Names New Dean of Arts and Sciences
Owens Community College has named Dr. Bruce Way as the new Dean of the Arts and Sciences Division. His responsibilities will include...more

Published 11/5/03
Owens Recommends General Contractor For New Findlay-area Campus
Owens Community College continues forward with the construction of its new Findlay-area Campus by selecting the state-of-the-art facility's general contractor...more

Published 10/27/03
Police Academy Program Offered at Owens Findlay-area Campus
FINDLAY - Students considering a career in law enforcement can pursue such an opportunity by participating in the Basic Peace Officer Training Program at...more

Published 10/22/03
Owens to Strengthen Leadership With New Findlay-area Campus Dean
Owens Community College continues forward with its nationwide search for a new Findlay-area Campus Executive Dean by appointing a ten-member...more

Published 10/20/03
Owens and Private Industry Collaborative Create New Endowed Scholarship Program
Owens State Community College Foundation was awarded a $30,000 donation by the Private Industry Collaborative to enhance academic opportunities for...more

Published 10/15/03
Owens Selects Architect For New Fire and Police Training Center for Homeland Security
Owens Community College continues forward with the construction of a new Fire and Police Training Center for Homeland Security by selecting the state-of-the-art...more

Published 10/9/03
Owens Community College Serves Up Ideas For Basic Nutrition and Healthy Cooking, Nov. 4
Healthy foods will be on everybody's shopping lists as Owens Community College offers a Basic Nutrition and Healthy Cooking Class to area...more

Published 10/1/03
Owens Partners With Emergency Management Agencies To Provide Educational Training
Owens Community College and the Lucas County Emergency Management Agency and safety forces are entering into a unique collaboration, establishing an emergency...more

Published 9/29/03
Owens Community College Offers Basic E-mail/Internet Course for Seniors
There's no reason to fear the Internet anymore! Learn some basic tips on how to use e-mail and the Internet as Owens Community College offers...more

Published 9/23/03
Owens and Spanish American Organization Establish New Latino Endowed Scholarship Program
Owens State Community College Foundation and the Spanish American Organization are entering into a partnership, establishing a $25,000 endowed...more

Published 9/9/03
Record-Setting Fall Enrollment Shows Northwest Ohio Residents Continue to Choose Owens Community College for Higher Education
Owens Community College continues to serve as Northwest Ohio's number choice in higher education, experiencing yet another record-breaking enrollment with 19,615 students registered for the ...more

Published 8/13/03
Owens Community College Findlay-Area Campus Offers Computer Networking Program
FINDLAY - Individuals interested in a career as a computer support specialist or systems administrator can pursue such an ...more

Published 8/11/03
Owens Workforce and Community Services Division Offers Windows Introduction Class, August 26
Don't be afraid to turn on your computer! Learn some basic tips on how to become a knowledgeable Microsoft Windows user as Owens Community College offers a...more

Published 8/7/03
Owens' Workforce and Community Services Division Offers Digital Imaging and Scanner Class, August 23
Learn how to improve your scanning skills and digital camera capabilities, giving each snapshot a personal touch, as Owens Community College offers...more

Published 7/22/03
Landscape Design Class Offered, August 19 & 21 At Owens Workforce and Community Services Division
Whatever the color of your thumb, learn the tips and tricks to ensure your garden blossoms with beauty as...more

Published 7/17/03
New Medical Office Support Certificate Offered at Owens Findlay-area Campus
FINDLAY - Responding to the growing need of health-related office professionals, Owens Community College Findlay-area Campus is expanding its...more

Published 7/17/03
New Medical Office Support Certificate Offered at Owens Community College
Responding to the growing need of health-related office professionals, Owens Community College is expanding its...more

Published 7/3/03
Registered Nursing Program Expands Educational Opportunities at Owens Findlay-area Campus
FINDLAY - Owens Community College is responding to the ever-increasing need of nursing professionals by expanding its Registered Nursing Program on the Findlay-area Campus...more

Published 7/1/03
Nurse Assistant Training Program Offered at Owens Workforce and Community Services Division
Area residents interested in a rewarding career within the health care field can pursue such an opportunity by participating in a three-week...more

Published 7/1/03
Nurse Assistant Training Program Offered at Owens Findlay Workforce and Community Services Division
FINDLAY - Area residents interested in a rewarding career within the health care field can pursue such an opportunity by participating in a three-week...more

Published 6/26/03
Owens Community College Achieves Record Setting Enrollment For The 25th Consecutive Semester
Owens Community College - the fastest growing higher educational institution in Northwest Ohio - has set yet another record with...more

Published 6/24/03
Basic Computer Courses Offered Free at Owens Findlay Workforce and Community Services Division
FINDLAY - Want to learn the basics of how to operate a computer as a first-time user? Sign up today for free...more

Published 6/24/03
Basic Computer Courses Offered Free at Owens Workforce and Community Services Division
Want to learn the basics of how to operate a computer as a first-time user? Sign up today for free...more

Published 6/23/03
Free GED Orientation Offered at Owens Workforce and Community Services Division
Are you considering enhancing your basic skills in English or math, or improving your employment skills? Sign up today for a free...more

Published 6/13/03
Owens Community College Unveils Drawings For New Findlay-area Campus
FINDLAY - Continuing to move forward with the relocation of the Findlay-area Campus, Owens Community College recently unveiled...more

Published 6/12/03
Truck Driving Program Offered at Owens Workforce and Community Services Division
Looking to start a new profession? Area residents considering a career in truck driving can now pursue such an opportunity by...more

Published 6/10/03
Area Residents Choose E-Learning Courses At Owens Community College
Summer can be a time for many students to relax and unwind from the normal stress that college studies generate. For others...more

Published 6/2/03
College for Kids Summer Program Offered at Owens Community College
Are you looking for a way to spice up your child's summer? Owens Community College will offer area residents...more

Published 5/23/03
Owens Community College Findlay-area Campus Offers English as a Second Language Courses
FINDLAY - Area residents interested in enhancing their English listening, reading, writing and speaking skills now can pursue...more

Published 5/23/03
Owens Community College Offers English as a Second Language Courses
Area residents interested in enhancing their English listening, reading, writing and speaking skills now can pursue...more

Published 5/23/03
Free GED Orientation Offered at Owens Findlay Workforce and Community Services Division
FINDLAY - Are you considering enhancing your basic skills in English or math, or improving your employment skills? Sign up today for a free...more

Published 5/21/03
Master Chemical Corporation Contributes Over $350,000 To Support Owens Community College Academic Programs
The Owens State Community College Foundation earlier today received a donation from Master Chemical Corporation, resulting in...more

Published 5/12/03
KeyBank and Walter E. Terhune Memorial Fund Contributes $100,000 To Support Owens Community College Academic Programs
A donation worth $100,000 earlier today was awarded to Owens State Community College Foundation by the KeyBank National Association, on behalf of the...more

Published 5/6/03
Owens Community College Unveils Newspaper For Students
As more than 18,500 Owens Community College students set foot on the Toledo-area and Findlay-area Campuses to attend their daily classes, they will notice something rather unique, and not seen in nearly 20 years...more

Published 5/2/03
Jacob G. Schmidlapp Foundation, Fifth Third Bank Trustee Contributes $50,000 To Support Owens Community College Academic Programs
Owens Community College earlier today received a $50,000 donation from Fifth Third Bank, on behalf of the Jacob G. Schmidlapp Foundation...more

Published 4/21/03
Police Academy Program Offered at Owens Community College
Students considering a career in law enforcement can pursue an opportunity by participating in the Basic Peace Officer Training Program at Owens Community College...more

Published 4/21/03
Police Academy Program Offered at Owens Findlay-area Campus
Students considering a career in law enforcement can pursue an opportunity by participating in the Basic Peace Officer Training Program at the Owens Community College Findlay-area Campus....more

Published 4/14/03
Owens Community College and The Toledo Hospital Form Partnership to Raise Cardiovascular Disease Awareness
Owens Community College's Health Technologies Division and The Toledo Hospital have been chosen by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute...more

Published 3/27/03
Owens Community College Unveils New High-Tech Equipment and Training Program
Owens Community College's Workforce and Community Services Division and the Wood County Workforce Policy Board unveiled more than $1.17 million in state-of-the-art ...more

Published 3/5/03
Basic Computer Courses Offered Free at Owens Findlay Workforce and Community Services Division
FINDLAY - Want to learn the basics of how to operate a computer as a first-time user? Sign up today for free, two-week Computer...more

Published 2/14/03
Owens Community College Assists Students Called to Serve Their Country
As the possibility of war against Iraq becomes more eminent, many area colleges and universities are faced with the reality that students could be among those...more

Published 2/11/03
Free GED Orientation Offered at Owens Workforce and Community Services Division
Are you considering enhancing your basic skills in English or math, or improving your employment skills? Sign up today for a free...more

Published 2/06/03
New Practical Nursing Certificate Program Offered at Owens Community College
Committed to heightening academic programs available to the Northwest Ohio community, Owens Community College is responding to the ever-increasing need of nursing professionals by expanding its...more

Published 2/04/03
Owens Findlay-area Campus Breaks All-Time Enrollment Mark For Spring Semester
FINDLAY - Owens Community College continues to provide the Northwest Ohio community with excellence in higher education, experiencing yet another record-breaking enrollment with...more

Published 2/03/03
Owens Community College Surpasses Record Setting Enrollment For The 24th Consecutive Semester
Owens Community College continues to provide the Northwest Ohio community with excellence in higher education, experiencing yet another record-breaking...more

Published 1/29/03
Antique Appraisal Class Offered, Monday, Feb. 10 At Owens Workforce and Community Services Division
Want to know if one of your keepsakes is worth more than just sentimental value? Sign up today to learn about the...more

Published 1/6/03
Owens Community College Among Ten Ohio Colleges and Universities To Establish New Agricultural Alliance
Owens Community College is among ten, two- and four-year colleges and universities who are entering into a unique a partnership...more

Published 1/3/03
New Writers' Workshop Forming At Owens Community College
Area residents who enjoy writing short prose or poetry are invited to join a Writers' Workshop at Owens Community College...more


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