CAMPUS NEWS

In observance of Memorial Day

Updated: 05/21/2015
Originally called Decoration Day, Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who have died in service to our country. It was first widely observed on May 30, 1868, to commemorate the sacrifices of Civil War soldiers, by proclamation of General …

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Carpenter selected to serve on the Ozarka College Foundation

Updated: 05/20/2015
The Ozarka College Foundation has selected Molly Carpenter of Cherokee Village to serve on the foundation board of directors. Board members serve a five-year term and work collectively to support the mission of Ozarka College to provide …

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Rush Retires from Ozarka College

Updated: 05/18/2015
Ronny Rush, Ozarka College Director of Physical Plant, retired on May 15, 2015 after thirty-three years of service. Mr. Rush was honored at a retirement celebration on Friday, May 1, 2015. Family, friends and colleagues in attendance shared stories, …

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Wilson Appointed AVP of Planning and Institutional Research at Ozarka College

Updated: 05/13/2015
Ozarka College is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Josh Wilson as the Associate Vice President of Planning and Institutional Research. Prior to this role, Wilson served as the Pathway to Accelerated Completion and Employment (PACE) …

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Other News

Relay For Life Fundraiser - Grillin' For A Cure

Updated: 05/11/2015
Ozarka College will be Grillin' for a Cure on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. This is an annual fundraiser for the Izard County Relay for Life. Hamburger meals will include a 'burger' (with or without cheese), a bag of chips, a cookie and a bottle of water …

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Congressman Crawford To Speak At Ozarka College Commencement

Updated: 05/08/2015
Congressman Rick Crawford, First Congressional District of Arkansas, will address Ozarka College graduates during the 2015 Commencement Ceremony. Commencement will  take place on Saturday, May 9 at 10:00 a.m., in the auditorium of the John E. …

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Ozarka Kids Academy Summer Enrollment

Updated: 04/30/2015
Ozarka Kids Academy at Ozarka College in Melbourne, Arkansas is now enrolling students for the School Age Summer Program. This program is designed for kids' ages 6-9 years.   The cost is $90 per week and the program will run ten weeks, beginning …

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Emergency Alert Equipment Installed

Updated: 04/23/2015
Yellow boxes with green displays are beginning to appear in the common areas around Ozarka College's Melbourne campus.   These are alert beacons that will be used in the case of an emergency to notify people in common areas of a significant event. …

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Congressman Crawford To Address Ozarka College Graduates

Updated: 04/21/2015
Congressman Rick Crawford, First Congressional District of Arkansas, will address Ozarka College graduates during the 2015 Commencement Ceremony. Commencement will  take place on Saturday, May 9 at 10:00 a.m., in the auditorium of the John E. …

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Arbor Day Celebration At Ozarka College

Updated: 04/16/2015
In honor of Arbor Day, Ozarka College will take their turn to lead and students from Ozarka Kid's Academy will be participating in the planting of trees. The Arbor Day celebration will take place near the new Student Services Center, on the …

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Stirling To Retire From Ozarka College

Updated: 04/10/2015
Ozarka College will host a retirement celebration in honor of Joan Stirling, Vice President of Planning and Institutional Research, on April 16, 2015. This farewell will take place at 1:00 PM in the Student Services Center in Melbourne, Arkansas and …

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Ozarka College Foundation Postpones 2015 Spring Gala

Updated: 04/08/2015
The Ozarka College Foundation has postponed its 2015 Spring Gala, originally scheduled for Thursday, April 9, due to the forecasted severe weather. The new date of the gala will be Thursday, April 30, at 6:00 p.m. in the Student Services Center at …

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Annual Tour D'Art Coming To Ozarka College

Updated: 04/08/2015
The Friends of the Paul Weaver Library will present the 4th annual Literary Reading and Art Extravaganza, "Tour D'Art, " on Thursday, April 16, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. This event will take place in the John E. Miller Education Complex in …

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Ozarka College Seeks Academic All-Star

Updated: 04/06/2015
Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) is once again offering the Academic All-Star scholarship program to students of two-year colleges in the state.The purpose of the Academic All-Star program is to recognize the scholarly and service achievements of …

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Canning And Food Preservation Seminar To Be Offered At Ozarka College - Mammoth Spring

Updated: 04/03/2015
Ozarka College in Mammoth Spring will offer a canning and food preservation seminar on April 10, 2015 at 12:00 PM.   Topics covered will include testing of pressure cookers, benefits of home food preservation, food safety, water bath canning, …

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Speakers Announced For Ozarka College's American Voices - Americans With Disabilities

Updated: 04/01/2015
The American Voices Series, sponsored by the Ozarka College Diversity and Cultural Events Committee, will host its third annual event featuring the voices of Americans with Disabilities. This event is free of charge and will take place in the …

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Speakers Announced for Ozarka College's American Voices - Americans with Disabilities

Updated: 04/01/2015
The American Voices Series, sponsored by the Ozarka College Diversity and Cultural Events Committee, will host its third annual event featuring the voices of Americans with Disabilities. This event is free of charge and will take place in the …

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Ozarka Café is Open to the Public

Updated: 03/30/2015
The Ozarka Café, located in the Student Services Center at Ozarka College in Melbourne, Arkansas, is now open. The Café serves breakfast from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. and lunch from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. daily, Monday through …

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Aviation Webinar Held and Training Device Installed

Updated: 03/26/2015
On Saturday, March 21,2015, Ozarka College served as one of more than thirty host sites for the National Virtual Aviation Safety Stand Down.  The event was attended by a variety of members of the aviation community, including several cadets in the …

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Arkansas Department of Education Approves Ozarka College as a Distance Learning Provider

Updated: 03/25/2015
Ozarka College has been granted formal approval from the Arkansas Department of Education to continue serving as a digital learning provider in Arkansas. With this approval, Ozarka will continue its important efforts to collaborate with and …

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Time to Register for Summer Courses

Updated: 03/23/2015
Registration for Ozarka College summer classes is currently open to both, new and current students. The first summer session begins on May 18, 2015 and ends one month later on June 18. The second summer session will begin on July 1 and end on August …

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Spring Break Hours of Operation

Updated: 03/19/2015
Though Ozarka College students will not have classes March 23 through March 27, the College will only be closed for Spring Break on Friday, March 27, 2015.All four Ozarka College campus locations (Melbourne, Ash Flat, Mammoth Spring and Mountain …

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Transfer Fair was held at Ozarka College

Updated: 03/18/2015
Ozarka College Student Services hosted the 2015 Transfer Fair on Monday, March 9, 2015 in the new Student Services Center on the main campus in Melbourne, Arkansas. The event was well participated by Ozarka College students, who were given the …

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Spring Gardening Seminar to be offered at Ozarka College - Mammoth Spring

Updated: 03/13/2015
Ozarka College in Mammoth Spring will offer a spring gardening seminar on March 20, 2015 at 12:00 PM.   Topics covered will include gardening basics, getting started, soil sampling, interpreting results, garden arrangement, plant and cultivator …

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Beginning Computer course to be offered at Ozarka College - Ash Flat

Updated: 03/10/2015
Ozarka College will offer a six-week continuing education course entitled Beginning Computers, starting this Friday. Ozarka College IST Instructor, Brad Lawrey, will instruct the course.The course runs from March 13 through April 24, meeting on …

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Date Set for American Voices - Americans with Disabilities

Updated: 03/09/2015
 The American Voices Series, sponsored by the Ozarka College Diversity and Cultural Events Committee, will host its third annual event featuring the voices of Americans with Disabilities. This event will take place in the lecture hall of the John …

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Financial Aid Assistance available at Ozarka College

Updated: 03/02/2015
The Arkansas Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (AASFAA) will award at least two $500 scholarships to Arkansas students planning to attend member institutions, Ozarka College being one. These scholarships are non-renewable …

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National Virtual Aviation Safety Stand Down Webinar coming to Ozarka College

Updated: 02/25/2015
For the first time ever, there will be a National Virtual Aviation Safety Stand Down and Ozarka College Aviation will serve as a hosting location for this event. A safety stand down is an event at which pilots gather to learn new information, …

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Ozarka culinary student wins bronze at Nationals

Updated: 07/02/2008
Ozarka College had three culinary arts students competing at the national level SkillsUSA Conference in Kansas City June 23-27.  One of its culinary arts students brought home a bronze medal from the competition.  Kathryn Tebbetts of …

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