CAMPUS NEWS

Dr. Keith McClanahan Named Ozarka College Provost and Executive Vice President of Learning

Updated: 07/22/2015
Ozarka College is pleased to announce the hiring of Dr. Keith McClanahan as the Provost and Executive Vice President of Learning. Dr. McClanahan comes to Ozarka College from Arkansas State University-Beebe, where he most recently served as the …

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Ozarka College Foundation Scholarships Announced

Updated: 07/13/2015
The Ozarka College Foundation is pleased to announce recipients of several $500 scholarships. These scholarships will be awarded as $250 in the fall 2015 semester and $250 in the spring 2016 semester.    "Donors play a vital role in the support …

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Gwenn Lea Memorial Aviation Scholarships available at Ozarka College

Updated: 07/09/2015
After receiving a $50,000 donation from the late Gwenn A. Lea, Ozarka College has designated a portion of this gift for endowment scholarships that will benefit students in the new Aviation Program. Ms. Lea, who was from Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, …

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Registration for Certified Nursing Assistant Classes at Ozarka College Has Opened

Updated: 07/08/2015
Ozarka College is currently accepting enrollment for the Basic Health Skills course, catered to Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA).   This course is for college credit and available at each of our four campus locations: Melbourne, Ash Flat, Mammoth …

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Other News

Ozarka College Announces Agreement With Uca

Updated: 07/06/2015
Ozarka College has finalized two-plus-two articulation agreements with the University of Central Arkansas (UCA), and is pleased to announce that the Associate of Science in Business will now transfer seamlessly into 16 Bachelor Degrees at UCA. The …

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Ozarka College Offers Flight Training

Updated: 07/02/2015
Ozarka College is pleased to announce that the College will begin offering flight training at the Melbourne Municipal Airport on July 1, 2015.   This training is being offered as the College begins the rollout of a new Associate's Degree in …

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Ozarka College Presented At Higher Learning Commission

Updated: 06/30/2015
Ozarka College accepted an invitation to showcase their successes at the Higher Learning Commission's National Assessment Academy conference in St. Charles, Illinois.  On June 4, 2015, Dr. Dennis Rittle, Provost and Executive Vice President of …

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Ozarka College Announces President And Provost Lists

Updated: 06/29/2015
Ozarka College recently announced that 84 students have been named to the President's List and 69 students have been named to the Provost's List for the Spring 2015 semester.To be eligible for the President's List, a student must be enrolled in at …

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Lunch And Learn Series At Ozarka College - Mountain View

Updated: 06/25/2015
The Stone County Extension Office has partnered with Ozarka College to offer a series of Lunch and Learn sessions that began on June 8, 2015. These sessions will continue to meet on Mondays through July 13, from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM in room 121 at …

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Withers Attends The Governor's Scholastic Honors Day

Updated: 06/23/2015
Ozarka College was pleased to accept an invitation from the Governor and Mrs. Asa Hutchison to the Governor's Scholastic Honors Day. The Scholastic Honors Day was held on May 2, 2015 at the Governor's Mansion in Little Rock. Attending on behalf of …

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Apnf Funds Ozarka College Nursing Tuition Stipends

Updated: 06/22/2015
With support from the Arkansas Partnering for Nursing's Future (APNF) grant, Ozarka College awarded  twelve students in the LPN program at Ozarka College - Mammoth Spring $1,000 tuition stipends for the summer term. 100% of the LPN students enrolled …

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Herrington Family Donates $10,000 To The Ozarka College Capital Campaign

Updated: 06/18/2015
The Mark Herrington family has committed $10,000 to the Ozarka College Student Services Center Capital Campaign. Their contribution will pay to furnish the student conference room, located in the new Student Services Center, on the Melbourne …

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Ozarka College Announces Area Graduates For 2014-2015

Updated: 06/16/2015
Ozarka College hosted the 2014-2015 Commencement on Saturday, May 9, 2015 in the John E. Miller Auditorium. Congressman Rick Crawford delivered the Commencement address to graduates and their guests. He congratulated all graduates for their …

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Ozarka College To Host Farewell For Rittle

Updated: 06/11/2015
Ozarka College will host a farewell for Dr. Dennis C. Rittle, Ozarka College Provost and Executive Vice President of Learning, on June 18, 2015. Colleagues, family and friends are invited to join us for cake and punch, beginning at 10:00 a.m., in …

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Ozarka College Donates To Relay For Life

Updated: 06/08/2015
 Ozarka College would like to thank the community for supporting their event, "Grillin' for a Cure," which took place on May 13, 2015. Ozarka employees purchased the supplies for cheeseburger meals and volunteered their time to prepare and deliver …

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Ozarka College Donates to Relay For Life

Updated: 06/08/2015
 Ozarka College would like to thank the community for supporting their event, "Grillin' for a Cure," which took place on May 13, 2015. Ozarka employees purchased the supplies for cheeseburger meals and volunteered their time to prepare and deliver …

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Fulbright Receives Faculty of the Year from Ozarka College

Updated: 06/03/2015
Joanna Fulbright, Ozarka College English Instructor, has received the 2015 Faculty of the Year award. Fulbright, who has been teaching at Ozarka College since the fall semester of 2001, was also a recipient of this award in 2009."I always like to …

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Successful Spring Gala hosted by Ozarka College Foundation

Updated: 06/01/2015
Despite having to postpone due to severe weather threats, the Ozarka College Foundation's Spring Gala was a huge success. The 2015 Spring Gala took place on April 30, in the FNBC Student Commons Area of the Student Services Center, at Ozarka College …

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Lea donates to Ozarka College

Updated: 05/30/2015
Ozarka College has received a $50,000 donation from the late Gwenn A. Lea of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas. Ms. Lea passed away on March 1, 2015 and left funds for scholarship purposes.Ms. Lea, an Izard county native, was a member of Faith Presbyterian …

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Dietsche Retires from Ozarka College

Updated: 05/28/2015
     Bruce Dietsche, Ozarka College Science Instructor, has retired after fourteen years of service. Mr. Dietsche was honored at a retirement celebration on Friday, May 8, 2015. Family, friends and colleagues in attendance shared their sincere …

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Storm Spotter Class to be offered at Ozarka College - Ash Flat

Updated: 05/26/2015
Ozarka College in Ash Flat will host a free storm spotting class on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. If you are interested in severe weather or want to help your local National Weather Service office by reporting severe weather conditions, this …

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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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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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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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