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Blue&You Foundation Grant Received

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Updated: 12/08/2017
Ozarka College has been awarded The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas grant, which will help fund a Community Obesity Prevention Fitness and Nutrition Program.Ozarka was awarded $49,334 to provide resources for cardio health and …

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Muse Completes Solo Flight

Muse Completes Solo Flight
Updated: 12/06/2017
Brandon Muse of Mountain View, Arkansas completed his first solo flight at the Melbourne Municipal Airport on November 14, 2017. Brandon makes the thirteenth Ozarka College student to complete the solo flight. He is currently working towards earning …

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New Students Currently Being Accepted for CNA Program

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Updated: 12/05/2017
Ozarka College is currently accepting enrollment for Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) classes for spring 2018. This Basic Health Skills course is for college credit and available at Ozarka College in Melbourne and Ash Flat.  Basic Health Skills …

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Student Leadership Academy Attendees

Student Leadership Academy Attendees
Updated: 12/04/2017
Three Ozarka College students attended the annual Student Leadership Academy held at the Arkansas 4-H Center, west of Little Rock on November 2-3, 2017. Ozarka College students Melissa Buckman, Taylor Knapp, and Kennedy Wallis were nominated and …

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Other News

Holidays In Who-Ville

Updated: 12/01/2017
Ozarka College will host their 7th annual holiday event on December 1, 2017 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. This event is free to the public and will take place in the John E. Miller Education complex, at Ozarka College in Melbourne.This year's theme …

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Braun Earns Pilot Certificate At Ozarka College

Updated: 11/30/2017
Jackson Braun, Ozarka College aviation student, is officially a pilot! On November 17, 2017, Jackson, who resides in Mountain Home, completed his check ride while traveling to West Memphis. At the conclusion of this flight, he completed his …

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Stone County Angel Tree Program Donation

Updated: 11/29/2017
Ozarka College's Classified Staff Council (CSC) hosted a fundraiser for the Stone County Angel Tree program during the month of October. Pictured presenting a check for $232.50 are CSC members, Donna York (left) and Mandy Brooks (right) to Officer …

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Scott Hired As Director Of Career Services

Updated: 11/28/2017
Ozarka College is pleased to announce the hiring of Megan Scott as the director of career services. Scott has worked in higher education since 2007 and served in a multitude of rolls. Prior to her most recent employment as an admissions counselor at …

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Photography And Photoshop Courses Available In Mountain View

Updated: 11/27/2017
Ozarka College in Mountain View will offer photography and Photoshop continuing education courses, beginning in December. Each course will be taught by Patrick Ward and will meet from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Students may register for individual …

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Izard County Angel Tree Program Donation

Updated: 11/22/2017
Ozarka College's Classified Staff Council (CSC) hosted a fundraiser for the Izard County Angel Tree program during the month of October. Tess Weatherford (right), Ozarka College CSC president, is pictured presenting a check for $232.50 to Cathy …

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Aviation Students Selected As Arkansas Aviation Historical Society Scholarship Recipients

Updated: 11/21/2017
Three Ozarka College aviation students have been selected as Arkansas Aviation Historical Society scholarship recipients. Clay Mosley, Brandon Muse, and Simeon Sapp will each receive $3,000 to assist with aviation program costs while working towards …

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Santa To Visit Mtn. View And Ash Flat

Updated: 11/20/2017
Santa will be visiting Ozarka College - Mountain View on Thursday, November 30 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Ozarka College - Ash Flat on Saturday, December 2 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Both events are free to attend, so bring your camera and …

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Spring 2018 Registration Taking Place Now

Updated: 11/17/2017
Ozarka College is excited to announce that spring 2018 course registration is now open for current and prospective students. The College has campus locations in Melbourne, Ash Flat, Mammoth Spring, and Mountain View, and offers several courses that …

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Doerhoff To Speak At Addictions In America Event

Updated: 11/13/2017
The Ozarka College Diversity and Cultural Events Committee will host an American Voices event featuring Addictions in America. This event will be open to current students, staff, and high schools in the Ozarka College service area. The event is free …

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A Salute To Our Veterans

Updated: 11/10/2017
Today and every day, Ozarka College salutes all of our Veterans and members of the United States Armed Forces who have fought so bravely to defend our freedom and we remember those great men and women who have paid the ultimate price. We also …

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Huett Completes Solo Flight

Updated: 11/08/2017
Seventeen-year-old Caleb Huett of Elizabeth, Arkansas completed his first solo flight at the Melbourne Municipal Airport on October 19, 2017. Caleb makes the twelfth Ozarka College student to complete the solo flight. He plans to earn an Associate …

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Holiday Event Taking Place On Dec. 1

Updated: 11/07/2017
Ozarka College will host their 7th annual holiday event on December 1, 2017 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. This event is free to the public and will take place in the John E. Miller Education complex, at Ozarka College in Melbourne.This year's theme …

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Sapp Completes Solo Flight

Updated: 11/06/2017
Simeon Sapp of Cherokee Village, Arkansas completed his first solo flight at the Melbourne Municipal Airport on October 17, 2017. Simeon is a 17-year-old freshman at Ozarka College and makes the eleventh student to complete the solo flight. He plans …

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Adult Education Open House

Updated: 11/03/2017
What:Ozarka College Adult Education will participate in "Arkansas' Night In ", to raise awareness about adult education programs and the success of those who have completed a program. Students and graduates of Adult Education programs will share …

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Addictions In America Event Scheduled

Updated: 11/03/2017
The Ozarka College Diversity and Cultural Events Committee will host an American Voices event featuring Addictions in America. This event will be open to current students, staff, and high schools in the Ozarka College service area. The event is free …

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LPN Program Receives Top Ranking In The State From TOPNURSING.ORG

Updated: 11/02/2017
Ozarka College recently received notification from Topnursing.org that Ozarka's Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program has been ranked as the 8th best LPN program in the state of Arkansas! Topnursing.org designs the rankings to help students, …

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Wright Appointed To Board Of Trustees

Updated: 11/01/2017
Governor Asa Hutchinson recently announced the appointment of Robert Wright to the Ozarka College Board of Trustees. His seven-year term will expire in 2024. Trustee Wright is a graduate of Melbourne High School and holds a Bachelor of Science in …

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Highland Computing Makes Donation

Updated: 10/31/2017
Highland Computing in Highland, Arkansas has graciously donated computer hard drives to Ozarka College. Students are currently able to earn a Technical Certificate in Information Science Technology (IST) at Ozarka College - Ash Flat, but will soon …

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Ag Program Field Trip

Updated: 10/30/2017
Ozarka College agriculture students recently enjoyed an in-class presentation and field trip with Izard County Extension Agent, Michael Paskewitz. Ozarka's Director of Agriculture, Dr. Casey Orr, and the Plant Science class visited two farms near …

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Evolve Bank Team Wins Foundation Golf Tournament

Updated: 10/27/2017
Twenty nine teams gathered for a fun filled day at the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament on October 7, 2017. The four-person scramble took place at Cooper's Hawk Golf Course in Melbourne, Arkansas and all proceeds will benefit the students …

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TRIO Applications Currently Being Accepted

Updated: 10/26/2017
The Federal TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) program at Ozarka College provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with basic college requirements, and serves to motivate students toward the successful completion of their …

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Gore Selected As Employee Of The Quarter

Updated: 10/25/2017
Dr. Richard Dawe, Ozarka College president, is proud to announce that Stacy Gore of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas has been selected as Ozarka's Employee of the Quarter! Stacy has been employed at the College since 2013 and currently serves as the fitness …

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Tai Chi Chih To Be Offered In November

Updated: 10/24/2017
Ozarka College will offer a five-week series of continuing education Tai Chi Chih classes in Melbourne, beginning on November 7, 2017. All classes will meet on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.Course instructor, Vicki Webb stated, "Tai …

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Holiday Cooking Class At Ozarka College

Updated: 10/23/2017
Ozarka College will offer a holiday cooking class through the continuing education program on November 4, 2017. The class will take place in the Ozarka Caf`, located in the Student Services Center, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Pre-registration is …

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Beginning Yoga Class To Be Offered In Melbourne

Updated: 10/20/2017
Ozarka College in Melbourne, Arkansas will host a six-week series of Beginning Yoga through the continuing education program. The classes will meet for one hour on Mondays from November 6 through December 11, 2017 in the John E. Miller Education …

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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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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

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

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

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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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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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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