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Owens to host free career-planning workshops July 8 - Aug. 19
Area residents are invited to explore career options and gain advice on making the first steps toward a new career as Owens Community College presents several free workshops as part of a “Discovering Career Choices” program being offered in July and August.

Presented by Owens’ Career Services Office, the one-hour seminars will be held in the College Hall Career Center Room 151.  

The workshops are free and open to the public, however, registration is required due to space limitations. The programs will be held July 8 from 1 to 2 p.m.; July 20 from 3 to 4 p.m.; and Aug. 19 from 5 to 6 p.m.

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School’s out, school’s out…

By now, students have happily ditched their backpacks for the summer, maybe with the hopes of getting a brand new one in the fall.

Owens Community College’s Alumni Association is once again organizing a gently-used backpack drive to provide new life for what many students consider their mobile lifeline to learning.”

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Susie Wells creates more than just paint on walls…she helps to create a positive classroom climate for gifted students.

Classroom climate is defined as an environment created for students by the school, teachers, and students. “I am continually looking to create a positive classroom climate in which student learning is maximized and in which students feel comfortable in my classroom,” Miss Stanton said. According to many educational experts, having an environment where students feel safe, nurtured, and intellectually stimulated is a must for students to learn to their potential.

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