Monday, June 15, 2009

firework graphicImportant Note: Campus to be closed July 3 and 4Columbus State will observe Independence Day on Friday, July 3 and the College will be closed. The College also will be closed the following day, Saturday, July 4.


Campus materials recycled Physical Plant reports that over the course of the year from June ’08 to June '09, a large amount of material from campus remodeling projects has been recycled including 9,000 square feet of carpeting, 12,000 square feet of ceiling tile, 1,600 lbs of steel recycled from the replaced seating in Nestor Hall Auditorium, and163 tons of steel, glass, masonry, concrete, and aluminum wiring recycled during the remodeling of Delaware Hall and the Eibling Hall/Disability Services project.








Employee/Dependent Fee Waivers due June 19books graphicThe deadline for employee/ dependent fee waivers for Summer Quarter is June 19. A Request for Fee Waiver form must be submitted to Human Resources by 4:30 p.m. on that date to guarantee that fee waivers will be processed before late fees are assessed.

Employees may also pay fees and be reimbursed within 30 days from the start of the quarter by completing the Request for Fee Waiver form and submitting an official payment receipt  into Human Resources by July 29. If you have any questions, please contact Susan Thompson at ext. 2406.



HR accepting applications for the 2009 - 2010 Leadership InstituteThe Columbus State Community College Leadership Institute is a nine-month leadership development experience designed to develop personal leadership and competencies related to leading change. Participation in the 2009–2010 Leadership Institute is by application only and limited to 25 selected participants.

Selection will be based on an evaluation of the applicant’s readiness to engage in the leadership learning experience and the applicant’s commitment to the time and attention required. All full-time Columbus State Community College staff, faculty, and administrators may apply.

A total of 25 applications will be selected in proportional staff, faculty, and administrator categories. The autumn retreat will be held October 21–23 at Deer Creek Lodge. The deadline to apply is July 30. The Leadership Institute application can be found online here.

Grade entry assistance availableThe deadline for Spring Quarter grade entry is Monday, June 15, at 11 p.m. The IT Support Center will be available for assistance:

June 15–28, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. with calls returned 5 p.m.-midnight. Calls are returned on Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m.- midnight.