CAMPUS NEWS

Ozarka College Seeks Your Heart-Healthy Miles

Updated: 08/26/2015
Ozarka College was awarded The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas grant in December of 2015, which helped fund a Comprehensive Health and Safety Program. In an effort to promote healthier lifestyles, part of the $46,909 awarded to …

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Free GED Classes offered at Ozarka College

Updated: 08/24/2015
Work towards obtaining your GED by taking free classes at Ozarka College in Melbourne, Ash Flat, Mammoth Spring, or Mountain View beginning August 17.   Ozarka College's Adult Education program is ADA accessible, EEOC compliant, and disability …

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APNF Funds Ozarka College Nursing Tuition Stipends

Updated: 08/21/2015
In June of 2015, Ozarka College was able to award twelve Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) students, who were taking summer courses at Ozarka College - Mammoth Spring, $1,000 tuition stipends, with support from the Arkansas Partnering for Nursing's …

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The Paul Weaver Library Receives Donation

Updated: 08/19/2015
The Paul Weaver Library, located at Ozarka College in Melbourne, Arkansas, recently received a large donation of books and DVD's from an anonymous donor.  Doug Yancey from Cotham & Co. in Highland, Arkansas  was instrumental in getting the items …

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Other News

Ozarka Kids Academy AFter School Program

Updated: 08/17/2015
Ozarka Kids Academy, at Ozarka College in Melbourne, will offer an after school program beginning August 17. This program is open to elementary students ages 5-9 years. The cost is $10 per day and the program will be available on days that the …

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FNBC Bank Awards Ozarka College Scholarship

Updated: 08/13/2015
FNBC Bank has announced the recipient of their $1,000, four semesters, Ozarka College scholarship.   The scholarship has been awarded to Ms. Brianna Masson.  "FNBC understands and recognizes the impact receiving higher education can have on …

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Ozarka College Receives Federal Aviation Administration Approval

Updated: 08/11/2015
Ozarka College is pleased to announce that on July 23, 2015 the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved the Ozarka College Aviation - professional Pilot program. FAA approval was a critical step in the rollout of the new Associate of Science …

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Wilson Family To Fund Ozarka College Scholarships

Updated: 08/06/2015
Ozarka College is pleased to announce two new scholarships that will be awarded beginning the Fall semester of 2015. Donors, Josh and Courtney Wilson of Calico Rock, will fund two $500 scholarships, annually. Each recipient will receive $250 during …

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Ozarka College TRIO Student Support Services Grant Funded

Updated: 07/30/2015
On July 14, 2015, Ozarka College received notification that the current TRiO Student Support Services federal grant was funded for an additional five years. Through this federally funded grant program, Ozarka College offers services for many of its …

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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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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 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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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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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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