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2005 Campus Events

Published 12/16/2005
Owens Community College Hosts a Second Rapid Registration, Jan. 2-7
Registration for Spring Semester classes at Owens Community College is underway for area residents, businesses and all returning students...more

Published 12/16/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus Hosts a Second Rapid Registration, Jan. 2-7
FINDLAY - Registration for Spring Semester classes at Owens Community College is underway for area residents, businesses and all returning students...more

Published 12/14/2005
Owens Student Group Participates in Worldwide Initiative To Fight Hunger and Low Literacy Rates, Dec. 15
The Owens Community College student chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society is encouraging area residents to help in the fight against hunger and low literacy rates by donating...more

Published 12/12/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus Nursing Students Deliver Toys to Area Hospital Children, Dec. 15
FINDLAY - The Owens Community College Findlay-area Campus Student Nursing Association is working to spread happiness and cheer throughout the surrounding communities by...more

Published 12/12/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For January
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in January...more

Published 12/7/2005
Owens Community College Closed During Holiday Season
Owens Community College Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses will be closed Friday through Sunday, December 23 - January 1, for the holiday season...more

Published 12/6/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus Students in Free Enterprise Hold Professional Clothing Drive, Dec. 7-13
FINDLAY - Owens Community College's Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team is reaching out to area residents by organizing a professional clothing drive, benefiting...more

Published 12/5/2005
497 Owens Community College Students to Graduate During Fall Commencement, Dec. 15
Four hundred ninety-seven candidates for graduation, including 47 from the Findlay-area Campus, will receive their degrees and certificates during the 27th annual Fall Commencement at Owens Community College on Thursday, December 15...more

Published 12/2/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus Nursing Students Reach Out to Hospital Children With Toy Drive, Dec. 2-8
FINDLAY - The Owens Community College Findlay-area Campus Student Nursing Association is working to spread holiday cheer throughout the surrounding communities by hosting its first-ever ...more

Published 11/21/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus Hosts Community Resource Fair, Nov. 30
FINDLAY - Area residents and Owens Community College faculty, staff and students are invited to learn about and explore the many volunteer opportunities available throughout ...more

Published 11/21/2005
Registration for Spring Semester Underway At Owens Findlay-area Campus
Registration for Spring Semester Underway At Owens Findlay-area Campus ...more

Published 11/21/2005
Registration for Spring Semester Underway At Owens Community College
Registration for Spring Semester classes at Owens Community College is under way for area residents, businesses and all returning students...more

Published 11/14/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For December
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in December...more

Published 11/14/2005
Owens Student Organizations Host Tributes to Veterans
Owens Community College recently honored American service men and women as two student organizations partnered to host Veterans Day activities on the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses...more

Published 11/11/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus Extending Spring Registration Hours, Nov. 14-22
FINDLAY - Area residents and students interested in taking college classes or starting a new career this spring at Owens Community College are encouraged to register now before classes fill up for the upcoming academic term...more

Published 11/9/2005
Owens Community College Student Organizations Host Tributes to Veterans, Nov. 10
Owens Community College will honor American service men and women as two student organizations partner to host Veterans Day activities on Thursday, November 10...more

Published 11/9/2005
Owens Community College Closed Thanksgiving Weekend
Owens Community College Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses will be closed Wednesday through Sunday, November 23-27, for the Thanksgiving holiday...more

Published 11/9/2005
Owens Extending Spring Registration Hours, Nov. 14-22
Area residents and students interested in taking college classes or starting a new career this spring at Owens Community College are encouraged to register now before classes fill up for the upcoming academic term...more

Published 11/8/2005
Owens Community College Celebrates International Education Week, Nov. 14-18
Owens Community College will celebrate International Education Week with a series of events and activities highlighting multinational experiences, Monday-Friday, November 14-18...more

Published 11/4/2005
Owens Community College Hosts 2005 Ohio Shakespeare Conference, Nov. 10-12
The influence of "the Bard" is still alive and well, and will serve as the focus to a three-day Ohio Shakespeare Conference occurring at Owens Community College, November 10-12...more

Published 10/26/2005
Owens Community College to Host Construction Trades Career Expo, Oct. 27
Over 1,000 students from Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan will explore careers in construction as Owens Community College hosts a Construction Trades Career Expo on Thursday, October 27...more

Published 10/17/2005
Owens Community College Findlay-area Campus Hosts Findlay Job Fair 2005, Oct. 27
FINDLAY - Area residents and students are invited to learn about and explore various career opportunities available throughout Northwest Ohio as Owens Community College Findlay-area Campus...more

Published 10/17/2005
Owens Raises Funds to Help Local Non-Profit Organizations During Community Giving Campaign Activities, Oct. 20
Area residents and Owens Community College employees and students are encouraged to make a difference in the lives of others as the academic institution hosts...more

Published 10/14/2005
Owens to Host Community Blood Drive, Oct. 28
Area residents can help in saving the lives of their neighbors as Owens Community College and the American Red Cross host a community Blood Drive on Friday, October 28...more

Published 10/13/2005
Area High School Students Experience the Game of Life During Owens' Finances 101 Program, Oct. 19
Life isn't always as much fun as the classic board game, but it will be for more than 250 area high school students when Owens Community College hosts Finances 101...more

Published 10/11/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For November
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in November...more

Published 10/4/2005
Owens Toledo-area Campus Hosts Fall Job Fair 2005, Oct. 20
Area residents and students are invited to learn about and explore various career opportunities available throughout Northwest Ohio as the Owens Community College Toledo-area Campus hosts...more

Published 10/4/2005
High School Students Learn About Health at Owens
More than 400 high school juniors and seniors, as well as area residents, learned about ways to make their lives more enjoyable through healthy living as Owens Community College recently...more

Published 9/23/2005
Owens Community College Hosts Fall DECA Competition, Sept. 30
Approximately 300 high school students will showcase their knowledge and skills in marketing, merchandising, management and entrepreneurship as they compete in a Fall DECA Competition...more

Published 9/22/2005
Owens Students Aid Hurricane Katrina Victims with 'Hurricane Hustle' Supply Drive, Sept. 23 - Oct. 1
Haunted by images of destruction caused by Hurricane Katrina, the Owens Community College Student Government has taken the initiative to help disaster victims in need by...more

Published 9/21/2005
Owens Community College Hosts Care Fair for Health, Wednesday, Sept. 28
Area residents and high school students are invited to learn about ways to make their lives more enjoyable through healthy living as Owens Community College hosts Care Fair for Health 2005 on Wednesday, September 28...more

Published 9/21/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus to Host Community Blood Drive, Sept. 27
FINDLAY - Area residents are encouraged to help in saving lives as the Owens Community College Findlay-area Campus and the American Red Cross host a community Blood Drive on Tuesday, September 27...more

Published 9/19/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For October
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in October...more

Published 9/1/2005
Fall Community Writers' Workshop Forming at Owens Community College
Area residents who enjoy writing short prose or poetry are invited to join a Community Writers' Workshop at Owens Community College. The workshop will meet weekly...more

Published 8/31/2005
Owens Dedicates New Findlay-area Campus With Community Celebration, Sept. 10
FINDLAY - Owens Community College will mark a milestone in the academic institution's history by formally dedicating a new $17.7 million Findlay-area Campus as part of a community celebration...more

Published 8/24/2005
Owens Community College Closed for Labor Day Weekend
Owens Community College Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses will be closed Saturday through Monday, September 3-5 for the Labor Day holiday...more

Published 8/19/2005
Owens Community College Welcomes Back Thousands of Students Monday, Aug. 22, for Fall Semester
Opening its doors for the first day of Fall Semester classes, Owens Community College will once again welcome thousands of students to the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses...more

Published 8/17/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For September
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in September...more

Published 8/12/2005
National and Local Artists to Display Works During Owens' Walter E. Terhune Art Gallery 2005-06 Season
Owens Community College will welcome visual artists of all genres to the Walter E. Terhune Art Gallery as the Center for the Fine and Performing Arts opens its...more

Published 8/4/2005
38 Students to Graduate From Owens Basic Peace Officer Academies, Aug. 16
Thirty-eight students will be recognized as Ohio Basic Peace Officer Academy graduates at Owens Community College on Tuesday, August 16...more

Published 7/22/2005
New Owens Findlay-area Campus Hosts Rapid Registration Week, August 3-6
FINDLAY - Area residents, businesses and students interested in taking college classes or starting a new career this fall are invited to attend Rapid Registration Week, August 3-6...more

Published 7/21/2005
Owens Community College Hosts Rapid Registration Week, August 1-6
Area residents, businesses and students interested in taking college classes or starting a new career this fall are invited to attend Rapid Registration Week...more

Published 7/13/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For August
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in August...more

Published 6/22/2005
Owens Community College Closed For Independence Holiday, July 2-4
Owens Community College Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses will be closed Saturday-Monday, July 2-4 for the Independence Day holiday...more

Published 6/9/2005
Ohio National Guardsmen Honored at Owens, June 18
Area residents will have the opportunity to honor their local soldiers as Owens Community College hosts a Freedom Campaign Ceremony for the...more

Published 6/8/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For July
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in July...more

Published 5/17/2005
Owens Community College Closed Memorial Day Weekend
Owens Community College Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses will be closed Saturday-Monday, May 28-30, for the Memorial Day holiday. All administrative offices will be closed...more

Published 5/13/2005
Owens Community College Celebrates Groundbreaking For New Findlay-area Campus Child Care Center, May 18
FINDLAY - Adorned with miniature hard hats and shovels in hand, area children attending Owens Community College's Child Care Center will ceremoniously mark the beginning construction for their new...more

Published 5/13/2005
Owens Community College Hosts Rapid Registration Week, May 23-27
Area residents, businesses and students interested in taking college classes or starting a new career this summer are invited to attend Rapid Registration Week, May 23-27...more

Published 5/13/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus Hosts Rapid Registration Week, May 23-27
FINDLAY - Area residents, businesses and students interested in taking college classes or starting a new career this summer are invited to attend Rapid Registration Week, May 23-27...more

Published 5/12/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For June
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in June...more

Published 5/3/2005
Record 740 Owens Community College Students to Graduate During Spring Commencement, May 12
A record 740 candidates for graduation, including 108 from the Findlay-area Campus, will receive their degrees and certificates during the 39th annual Spring Commencement at Owens Community College on...more

Published 4/27/2005
Over 60 Students to Graduate From Owens Basic Peace Officer Training Academies, May 3
Over 60 students will be recognized as Ohio Basic Peace Officer Training Academy graduates at Owens Community College on Tuesday, May 3...more

Published 4/20/2005
Owens Alumni Association Hosts Third Annual Golf Classic, May 23
Area residents are invited to enjoy a day of golf and entertainment in support of alumni programs as Owens Community College's Alumni Association presents its third annual Golf Classic...more

Published 4/13/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus Assists Local Community During Volunteer Service Week, April 26-28
Owens Community College faculty, staff and students, and area residents will be donating their time and talents to improving lives and strengthening the local community as the Findlay-area...more

Published 4/13/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For May
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in May...more

Published 3/28/2005
Owens Community College Hosts Lincoln Motorsports Welding Night, April 7
Area residents are invited to learn more about careers within the welding and automotive industry, and check out an array of competition race cars, as Owens Community College hosts...more

Published 3/24/2005
Owens Community College to Host Union Management Relations Seminar, Apr. 12
Area business professionals interested in acquiring additional information about union management history and cooperation in Northwest Ohio are invited to attend a...more

Published 3/22/2005
Owens Environmental Club and Bowling Green Evening Lions Club Collaborate on Eyeglass Collection Drive, Mar. 28 - Apr. 4
Owens Community College's Environmental Club and the Bowling Green Evening Lions Club are reaching out to individuals throughout the world by initiating a weeklong "Lions Recycle For Sight" eyeglass collection...more

Published 3/17/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For April
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in April...more

Published 3/16/2005
Owens Community College Closed For Easter Weekend, March 25- 27
Owens Community College Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses will be closed Friday through Sunday, March 25-27, for...more

Published 3/16/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus Students in Free Enterprise To Hold Fourth Annual Spaghetti Dinner, March 24
FINDLAY - Area residents are invited to learn more about the professional business setting as Owens Community College's Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) hosts its...more

Published 3/10/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus Hosts 'Registration Rocks'
FINDLAY - Area high school seniors are invited to learn about Owens Community College's many educational opportunities during a fun-filled event as the College hosts "Registration Rocks."...more

Published 3/10/2005
Owens Community College Hosts 'Registration Rocks'
Area high school seniors are invited to learn about Owens Community College's many educational opportunities during a fun, music-themed event as the College hosts "Registration Rocks."...more

Published 3/8/2005
Owens Alumni Association Accepting Nominations For Outstanding Service Award Celebration, April 22
Owens Community College's Alumni Association is recognizing the tremendous contribution that area police, fire and emergency medical professionals make to Northwest Ohio's surrounding communities by hosting...more

Published 3/4/2005
Local High Schools Compete in Owens Tractor Troubleshooting Contest
Ten area high schools recently put their knowledge about tractors to the test during competition in the 11th annual FFA District I Tractor Troubleshooting Contest hosted by Owens Community College...more

Published 3/2/2005
Owens Community College Hosts Spring Job Fair 2005, March 17
Area residents and students are invited to learn about and explore various career opportunities available throughout Northwest Ohio as Owens Community College hosts Spring Job Fair 2005 on Thursday, March 17...more

Published 3/1/2005
Owens Community College to Host Relay for Life, April 8-9
Area residents are invited to walk the night and morning away in support of cancer awareness as Owens Community College hosts Relay for Life, Friday-Saturday, April 8-9...more

Published 2/28/2005
Owens Community College Hosts FFA District I Tractor Troubleshooting Contest, March 3
Area high school students will put their knowledge of tractors to the test as they compete in the 12th annual FFA District I Tractor Troubleshooting Contest on Thursday, March 3, hosted by Owens Community College...more

Published 2/23/2005
Owens Hosts Basketball Doubleheader to Benefit Toledo Police and Fire Department Families, Feb. 27
Owens Community College, the Buckeye Cable Sports Network and the Toledo Police and Fire Departments are reaching out to families of the brave men and women fighting overseas by hosting...more

Published 2/22/2005
Owens Toledo-area Campus Hosts College Preview Night, March 9
More than 100 colleges and universities from Ohio, Michigan, Indiana and Pennsylvania will visit the Toledo area as Owens Community College hosts the largest College Preview Night in Northwest Ohio...more

Published 2/22/2005
Owens Students To Discuss Racial Topics During National Black History Month Forum, Feb. 24
A consortium of Owens Community College students will gather to discuss important issues relevant to today's Black youth as part of a National Black History Month Student Forum on Thursday, February 24...more

Published 2/21/2005
Owens Findlay-area Campus to Sponsor Hancock County College Night, March 7
FINDLAY - More than 80 colleges and universities from Ohio, Michigan, Indiana and Pennsylvania will visit the Findlay area as Owens Community College sponsors Hancock County College Night on Monday, March 7...more

Published 2/17/2005
Owens Community College Hosts Women's Heart Advantage, Feb. 26
Area women interested in learning about making their lives healthier are invited to attend a Women's Heart Advantage program at Owens Community College on Saturday, February 26....more

Published 2/16/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For March
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in March...more

Published 2/10/2005
Girl Scouts of Maumee Valley Council Participate In Foul Shot Contest at Owens, Feb. 12
More than 150 area girl scouts will compete to be named a top free throw shooter, while also cheering on and meeting their favorite Express women's basketball players, as Owens Community College hosts...more

Published 2/10/2005
Area High School Students Compete In District I DECA Competition at Owens
More than 500 high school students showcased their knowledge and skills in marketing, merchandising, management and entrepreneurship as they recently competed in the District I DECA Competition...more

Published 2/9/2005
Owens Welcomes Home National Guardsmen From Active Duty, February 11
Area residents will have the opportunity to honor their local soldiers as Owens Community College hosts a Homecoming Ceremony for the Ohio National Guard's 216th Engineer Battalion on Friday, February 11...more

Published 2/2/2005
Automotive Careers and Educational Opportunities Showcased at Owens Toledo Auto Show Preview Day, Feb. 3
Nearly 250 high school students from Northwest Ohio will explore careers within the automotive industry, as well as receive a sneak peek of the Toledo Auto Show, as Owens Community College, General Motors...more

Published 1/27/2005
Internationally Known Literacy Author Visits Owens Community College, February 8
Internationally known early childhood literacy author, Miriam Trehearne will visit Owens Community College to promote literacy success as part of her workshop titled...more

Published 1/20/2005
Owens Community College Hosts District I DECA Competition, January 28
More than 500 high school students will showcase their knowledge and skills in marketing, merchandising, management and entrepreneurship as they compete in the...more

Published 1/19/2005
Owens Community College to Host Relay For Life Chili and Soup Cook-Off, Jan. 27
Interested in a hot bowl of chili or soup to warm you up this cold winter? Area residents are invited to put their taste buds to the test as Owens Community College hosts...more

Published 1/18/2005
Owens Community College Events Calendar For February
Monthly calendar of activities and events occurring at Owens Community College in February...more

Published 1/7/2005
Owens Welcomes Back Thousands of Students Monday for Spring Semester
Opening its doors for the first day of Spring Semester classes, Owens Community College will once again welcome thousands of students to the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses...more

Published 1/7/2005
Owens Community College Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
Owens Community College Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses will be closed on Monday, January 17 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day...more

Published 1/6/2005
Owens Community College Extends Rapid Registration Hours
Due to the inclement weather and to assist our students with registration, all registration related offices on our Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses will be open on Saturday, January 8, from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m...more


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