CAMPUS NEWS

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. Miller …

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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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Other News

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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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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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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Ladies Luncheon and Fashion Show coming to Ozarka College - Mountain View

Updated: 03/05/2015
Despite the recent inclement weather, this event is still on for Saturday, March 7! The Ozarka College Foundation will host their third annual Ladies' Luncheon and Fashion Show on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Ozarka College in Mountain View. …

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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 College Kicks Off Nursing High School Opportunity

Updated: 02/18/2015
Ozarka College recently partnered with four area High Schools to offer graduating high school students the opportunity to attend a Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) Program. This pilot program began at the beginning of the Spring 2015 semester and is …

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Ozarka College has Low Student Loan Default Rates

Updated: 02/12/2015
The Financial Aid office at Ozarka College has received more good news about their student loan default rates. By developing a Default Management Taskforce, a Default Management Plan,  enhancing face-to-face counseling each year, working with a …

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Ozarka College Foundation accepts Rent House Donation

Updated: 02/10/2015
The Ozarka College Foundation Board of Directors recently began accepting funds generated from a rent house, located near Hardy. The property is owned by a person who lives out of state and wishes to remain anonymous. These funds will be used for …

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Chemistry Two Available Online This Summer

Updated: 02/09/2015
Ozarka College will offer Chemistry Two online during the second summer semester. This course is required for Bachelor of Science Nursing students, as well as most science majors.Not a current Ozarka College student? No problem! Simply complete an …

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Congressman Rick Crawford Supports Ozarka College Student Center at Ribbon Cutting

Updated: 02/04/2015
Ozarka College was honored to have Congressman Rick Crawford present at the new Student Services Center ribbon cutting ceremony that took place on the main campus in Melbourne, Arkansas on January 29, 2015. Cong. Crawford spoke about his educational …

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Whitten is Co-Recipient of the E. Wilson Green Award

Updated: 02/03/2015
Ozarka College is proud to announce that Kim Whitten, Director of Ozarka College in Ash Flat, is a co-recipient of the 2014 E. Wilson Green Award. Nominees of this award should be a person or organization that is a Civic Minded Volunteer and has …

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Student Services Center Ribbon Cutting

Updated: 01/30/2015
Approximately 225 guests gathered at the new Student Services Center at Ozarka College in Melbourne on Thursday, January 29, 2015 for a ribbon cutting ceremony. Members of the Ozarka College faculty, staff, administration, Board of Trustees, and …

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Ozarka College - Mountain View to host Introduction to Computers Continuing Education Course

Updated: 01/29/2015
Ozarka College in Mountain View will host an Introduction to Computers course to be offered through Continuing Education beginning in March.This four-week course, being taught by Frances Bullard, will cover basic computer concepts, Microsoft …

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to take place at Ozarka College

Updated: 01/26/2015
Ozarka College will host a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Student Services Center in Melbourne, Arkansas on January 29, 2015. This event begins at 11:00 AM and the community is invited to attend.With the support of local sales tax revenue provided …

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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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