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Cooper Receives John E. Miller Memorial Scholarship

Cooper Receives John E. Miller Memorial Scholarship
Updated: 10/19/2017
Natalie Cooper, an Ozarka College general technology student from Melbourne, Arkansas, has received the John E. Miller Memorial scholarship. This scholarship was established to honor the late John E. Miller, former state representative. …

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Kissee Receives James Fenton Memorial Scholarship

Kissee Receives James Fenton Memorial Scholarship
Updated: 10/18/2017
Kristin Kissee of Hardy, Arkansas has been named recipient of Ozarka College's James Fenton Memorial Scholarship. Kissee is majoring in general education and will receive $250 to be applied to the fall 2017 semester and another $250 for spring …

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Brooke Haven Healthcare Sponsors Nursing Students

Brooke Haven Healthcare Sponsors Nursing Students
Updated: 10/17/2017
Brooke Haven Healthcare in West Plains, Missouri sponsored 14 Ozarka College nursing students in a recent 5K. Ozarka College Foundation hosted Sprint at the Spring 5K on September 30, 2017 at Mammoth Spring State Park. All of the students are …

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Phillips Receives Son Lamb Honorary Scholarship

Phillips Receives Son Lamb Honorary Scholarship
Updated: 10/16/2017
James Phillips of Franklin, Arkansas has been named recipient of Ozarka College's Son Lamb Honorary Scholarship. Phillips is majoring in automotive service technology and will receive $250 to be applied to the fall 2017 semester and another $250 for …

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Free GED Classes Offered At Ozarka College

Updated: 10/13/2017
Work towards obtaining your GED by taking free classes through Ozarka College in Melbourne, Mammoth Spring, Mountain View, Salem and Timbo.   Ozarka College's Adult Education program is ADA accessible, EEOC compliant, and disability accommodations …

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Smith Receives JoKay Smith Memorial Scholarship

Updated: 10/12/2017
Maggie Smith of Gatewood, Missouri has been named recipient of Ozarka College's JoKay Smith Memorial Scholarship. Smith is majoring in teacher education and will receive $250 to be applied to the fall 2017 semester and another $250 for spring …

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Ozarka College Ranks Among Best Community Colleges In The U.S.

Updated: 10/11/2017
Ozarka College recently received notification from AffordableColleges.com that Ozarka has been ranked as the 36th best community college in the United States! Not only did Ozarka College stand out in both quality and affordability among the more …

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Ozarka College Sutton Nursing Scholarships Announced

Updated: 10/10/2017
Ozarka College is pleased to announce the recipients of this year's Kenneth and Janice Sutton Nursing scholarships. Bethany Barnett, Jennifer Carmichael, and Margie Smith will each receive $3,000 for the 2017-2018 academic year. All of these …

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Ozarka College Offers Evening GED Classes In Stone County

Updated: 10/09/2017
Beginning October 9, Ozarka College will offer free evening GED classes at Timbo Elementary School. The classes will meet on Mondays from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Ozarka College's adult education program is ADA accessible, EEOC compliant, and …

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Ozarka College And Frog Watch Usa To Host Free Workshops

Updated: 10/06/2017
Ozarka College will partner with Frog Watch USA to offer free workshops in Mountain View during the month of October. The presenter for both workshops will be Tom Krohn, Frog Watch USA Arkansas Regional Coordinator"The Sixth Mass Extinction " will …

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Ozarka College Nursing Achievement Scholarships

Updated: 10/05/2017
Amanda Hutchins of Oxford, Arkansas and Amber Rush of Calico Rock, Arkansas have been named recipients of Ozarka College's Nursing Achievement scholarships. Each of these students are studying to become licensed practical nurses and will receive …

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Ozarka College Expands Teacher Education Degree Offerings

Updated: 10/04/2017
Ozarka College is pleased to begin offering additional courses in the teacher education program. The University of Central Arkansas (UCA) submitted a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to Arkansas Department of Higher Education for a new 2+2 …

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Student Journal To Be Offered At Ozarka College

Updated: 10/03/2017
Students at Ozarka College will once again have the opportunity to publish meaningful art and research, as the College prepares to reinstate  In-Flight, Ozarka's student-led Journal."At present, too few opportunities exist for students at two-year …

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Rush Named Outstanding Staff At Ozarka College

Updated: 10/02/2017
Ozarka College has selected Mrs. Amber Rush of Melbourne, Arkansas as recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Staff of the Year award. She will be recognized at the Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) awards brunch on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, in Little …

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Cardio Circuit Classes To Be Offered At Ozarka College

Updated: 09/29/2017
Ozarka College in Melbourne, Arkansas will offer another round of cardio circuit classes through continuing education, beginning in October and new students are welcome. There will be two sessions available; session A will begin at 4:15 p.m. and …

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Rogers Named Outstanding Alumni At Ozarka College

Updated: 09/28/2017
Ozarka College has selected John "Mike " Rogers of Mountain View, Arkansas as recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Alumni. Rogers will be recognized at the Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) awards brunch on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, in Little Rock, …

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Chair Yoga Classes To Be Offered At Ozarka College

Updated: 09/27/2017
The Ozarka College Continuing Education program will begin offering a chair yoga class in Melbourne, Arkansas  on October 4, 2017. The class will meet on Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m. for approximately 30 minutes and will continue throughout the fall …

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Moxley Named Academic All-Star At Ozarka College

Updated: 09/26/2017
Ozarka College has selected Megan Moxley of Guion, Arkansas as recipient of the Academic All-Star scholarship program. Upon completion of her Associate of Arts degree in General Education, Moxley plans to attend the University of Central Arkansas …

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Free Cybersecurity Awareness Classes Available At Ozarka College - Ash Flat

Updated: 09/25/2017
In conjunction with Cyber Security Awareness Month, Ozarka College in Ash Flat, Arkansas will host cybersecurity awareness classes through Continuing Education during the month of October. Classes will be free to attend and are being taught by Ken …

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Diabetic Seminar To Be Held At Ozarka College

Updated: 09/22/2017
Ozarka College in Melbourne, Arkansas will be the hosting location for a free diabetic seminar, presented by the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension and the Baxter Regional Medical Center. The seminar will be held in the lecture hall of the …

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Centennial Bank Sponsors Lunch At Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament

Updated: 09/21/2017
Centennial Bank will be the lunch sponsor for the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament. The tournament will be a four-person scramble, taking place on October 7, 2017 at Cooper's Hawk Golf Course in Melbourne, Arkansas. There will be a shotgun …

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Carpenter Hired At Ozarka College

Updated: 09/20/2017
Ozarka College is pleased to announce the hiring of David Carpenter as the executive assistant to the president and special projects officer. Prior to this role, Carpenter served as an adjunct instructor at Ozarka College in Mammoth Spring and will …

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Ozarka College - Mountain View To Host Yoga Classes

Updated: 09/19/2017
Ozarka College in Mountain View will continue offering eight-week series of yoga classes through the continuing education program. The next series will begin on October 10, 2017, meeting on Tuesdays and Thursdays. There will be two sessions offered …

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Leverett Hired As Ozarka College Science Faculty

Updated: 09/18/2017
Ozarka College is pleased to announce the hiring of new science faculty, Cara Leverett. She comes to Ozarka College from Viola High School, where she taught Anatomy and Physiology, Biology, Pre-AP Biology, and Environmental Science.Leverett has a …

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First Community Bank Sponsors Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament

Updated: 09/15/2017
First Community Bank will be the course sponsor for the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament. The tournament will be a four-person scramble, taking place on October 7, 2017 at Cooper's Hawk Golf Course in Melbourne, Arkansas. There will be a …

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Ambrose Hired As Ozarka College Aviation Instructor

Updated: 09/14/2017
Ozarka College is proud to announce the hiring of new aviation instructor, Tim Ambrose. He is a recent graduate of Hesston College in Hesston Kansas, where he earned an Associate of Applied Science degree in Professional Pilot.Ambrose also received …

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Freedom Ford Sponsors Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament

Updated: 09/13/2017
Participants in the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament will have the opportunity to win a car, thanks to Freedom Ford, the tournament's hole in one sponsor! This four-person scramble will take place at Cooper's Hawk Golf Course in Melbourne, …

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Ozarka College's Aviation Program Receives Certification From Faa

Updated: 09/12/2017
Ozarka College began offering aviation courses under a provisional certificate from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) during the 2015 fall semester. After meeting strenuous requirements,  the FAA certified Ozarka's aviation program as a …

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FNBC Bank To Sponsor Ozarka College's Sprint At The Spring 5K

Updated: 09/11/2017
FNBC Bank will once again be the presenting sponsor at the 3rd annual Ozarka College Sprint at the Spring 5K. This 5K walk/fun run is being hosted by the Ozarka College Foundation on Saturday, September 30, 2017, with all proceeds benefiting Ozarka …

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FNBC Bank to Sponsor Ozarka College's Sprint at the Spring 5K

Updated: 09/11/2017
FNBC Bank will once again be the presenting sponsor at the 3rd annual Ozarka College Sprint at the Spring 5K. This 5K walk/fun run is being hosted by the Ozarka College Foundation on Saturday, September 30, 2017, with all proceeds benefiting Ozarka …

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Spring River Lions Club Offers Ozarka College - Mammoth Spring Scholarship

Updated: 09/08/2017
Mayor Jean Pace has announced that the Spring River Lions Club is offering a $250 scholarship to an Ozarka College student who will be attending Ozarka College - Mammoth Spring in the spring 2018 semester. The deadline to apply for this scholarship …

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FNBC Bank Sponsors Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament

Updated: 09/07/2017
FNBC Bank will be the presenting sponsor at the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament in Izard County. The tournament will be a four-person scramble, taking place on October 7, 2017 at Cooper's Hawk Golf Course in Melbourne, Arkansas. There will …

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Graham Joins Ozarka College Student Services

Updated: 09/06/2017
Kelly Graham has been hired as the student records and assessment specialist at Ozarka College. Prior to this role, she worked at Ozarka Kids Academy and most recently served as the director."We are thrilled Kelly has joined the student services …

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Miller Hired as Director of Adult Education at Ozarka College

Updated: 09/05/2017
Upon the retirement of Dr. Wayne Wilson, Trish Miller has been hired as the new director of adult education at Ozarka College. Miller, who has been employed at Ozarka for nearly 28 years, most recently served as an adult education instructor. During …

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Ozarka College Foundation Adds Three New Directors

Updated: 09/01/2017
The Ozarka College Foundation has selected three new members to serve as foundation board of directors. Daniel Busch of Salem, Andy Miller of Melbourne, and Kay Shipman of Mountain View will each serve a five-year term and work collectively to …

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Core Praxis Workshops to be offered at Ozarka College

Updated: 08/31/2017
Ozarka College in Melbourne, Arkansas will host a series of Core Praxis Workshops for Ozarka's teacher education students and alumni. All workshops are free to attend and will be led by Cheryl Toon, teacher education program director.The workshops …

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Ozarka College offers Evening GED Classes in Fulton County

Updated: 08/30/2017
Beginning September 5, Ozarka College in Mammoth Spring will offer free evening GED classes. The classes will meet on Tuesdays from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Evening GED classes will also be available at Salem High School, meeting on Wednesday evenings …

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Dr. Orr Hired as Agriculture Program Coordinator at Ozarka College

Updated: 08/29/2017
Ozarka College has hired Dr. Casey Orr to serve as the agriculture program coordinator/lead faculty. During the spring 2017 semester, the College received approval from the Arkansas Department of Higher Education to begin offering an Associate of …

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Ozarka College Foundation Presents The Fall Concert

Updated: 08/28/2017
The Ozarka College Foundation will host The Fall Concert, at Ozarka College's Amphitheatre in Mountain View, Arkansas on September 16, 2017.   The event will begin at 7:00 PM and will feature talented musicians: Brad Apple, Gary Rounds, Irl Hees, …

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Cardio Circuit Classes to be offered at Ozarka College

Updated: 08/25/2017
Ozarka College in Melbourne, Arkansas will offer cardio circuit classes through continuing education, beginning in September. There will be two sessions available; session A will begin at 4:15 p.m. and session B will begin at 5:15 p.m. All classes …

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Ozarka College Announces Ozark Aerosports, LLC Scholarships

Updated: 08/23/2017
Co-owners of Ozark Aerosports, Dr. Richard Dawe and his wife, Chris, have partnered with Ozarka College to offer two $500 scholarships. The scholarships are to be awarded this fall semester to one male and one female aviation student who are …

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Auditorium Renovations Complete at Ozarka College

Updated: 08/21/2017
Ozarka College's maintenance department recently completed renovations in the John E. Miller Education Complex, located at Ozarka College in Melbourne, Arkansas. "We are very fortunate to have such a strong and capable maintenance team at Ozarka, " …

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Free GED Classes offered at Ozarka College

Updated: 08/18/2017
Work towards obtaining your GED by taking free classes at Ozarka College in Melbourne, Mammoth Spring, or Mountain View.   Ozarka College's Adult Education program is ADA accessible, EEOC compliant, and disability accommodations are available upon …

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Matteson Receives Harold Crawford Second Chance Scholarship

Updated: 08/16/2017
Elizabeth Matteson of Hardy, Arkansas has been named as Ozarka College's recipient of the Harold Crawford Second Chance Scholarship. Matteson, a General Education major, will receive $250 to be applied to the fall 2017 semester and another $250 for …

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Gray Receives Spring River Entertainment Assoc. Scholarship

Updated: 08/14/2017
Lauren Gray of Hardy, Arkansas has been named as Ozarka College's recipient of the Spring River Entertainment Association Scholarship. Gray, a General Education major, will receive $250 to be applied to the fall 2017 semester and another $250 for …

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Chef Raymond Hired as Ozarka College Culinary Arts Director

Updated: 08/11/2017
Ozarka College has hired ACF Certified Executive Chef, Steven Raymond, to serve as the director of culinary arts/lead faculty. Chef Raymond has 10 years of experience in higher education; he previously worked as a program director and instructor at …

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Doty Receives Wayburn Watson Memorial Scholarship

Updated: 08/09/2017
Carmon Doty of Salem, Arkansas has been named as Ozarka College's recipient of the Wayburn Watson Memorial Scholarship. Doty, a General Technology major, will receive $250 to be applied to the fall 2017 semester and another $250 for spring …

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Ozarka College is Accepting Students for CNA

Updated: 08/08/2017
Ozarka College is currently accepting enrollment for Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) classes. This Basic Health Skills course is for college credit and available at Melbourne, Ash Flat, and Mountain View.  Basic Health Skills is a nine-week …

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Ozarka College and Frog Watch USA to Host Free Workshops

Updated: 08/07/2017
Ozarka College will partner with Frog Watch USA to offer free workshops in Mountain View during the month of October. The presenter for both workshops will be Tom Krohn, Frog Watch USA Arkansas Regional Coordinator"The Sixth Mass Extinction " will …

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Ozarka College - Mountain View to host Yoga Classes

Updated: 08/04/2017
Ozarka College in Mountain View will offer yoga classes through the continuing education program, meeting on Tuesdays and Thursdays for eight weeks, beginning on August 15, 2017. There will be two sessions offered each day, allowing participants to …

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Rosse Named Ozarka College Faculty of the Year

Updated: 08/02/2017
Tena Rosse, English Instructor at Ozarka College, has been named 2017 Faculty of the Year. Rosse began teaching at Ozarka in 2015 and quickly made her mark. In addition to her regular classroom duties, Rosse worked with EF Tours to offer an …

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Bodeker Completes Solo Flight at Ozarka College

Updated: 07/31/2017
Ira Bodeker of Ash Flat, Arkansas completed his first solo flight through Ozarka College's continuing education program on June 7, 2017. He said flying solo was, "Exhilarating! "John Catlett, Ozarka College director of aviation and flight …

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Cox Receives Wilson Honorary Scholarship

Updated: 07/28/2017
Coburn Cox of Calico Rock, Arkansas has been named recipient of the David and Phyllis Wilson Honorary Scholarship at Ozarka College. Cox, a Business Technology major, will receive $250 to be applied to the fall 2017 semester and another $250 for …

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McFarlin Selected as Ozarka's Employee of the Quarter

Updated: 07/26/2017
Dr. Richard Dawe, Ozarka College president, is proud to announce that Marty McFarlin of Evening Shade, Arkansas has been selected as Ozarka's Employee of the Quarter! Marty has been employed at the College since 2013 and currently serves as the …

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Program Preview Available in Melbourne

Updated: 07/24/2017
Ozarka College recently began hosting program previews on Tuesday evenings during the month of July. These events provide an excellent opportunity for prospective students and members of the community to learn more about some of the degree plans …

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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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