Black History Month continues with the following events:

Tuesday, Feb. 22
Body Image World Café

11 a.m., Nestor Hall Seminar Room K

Thursday, Feb. 24
Poets in Black Poetry Reading

12 p.m.
Nestor Hall East Lounge

"What Best Teachers Do" discussion Feb. 18

Hear student feedback on how they learn and how we teach.

Volunteers needed for Central District Science Day

graphicColumbus State will host the Ohio Academy of Sciences Central District Science Day on Saturday, March 19. Read more

Previous Stories:

February 14, 2011

Students sign pledge

PERFORMs Learning Community

Eating disorders discussion

Columbus State saves a forest

Iron Mountain shredding benefits

Faculty book discussion

Aviation Maintenance scholars

February 10, 2011

Screen 'n' Speak: Good Hair

Class for new supervisors

Health/Wellness news

Wellness Fest 2/16

Weekly security tip

Cafeteria tour

OLN spring colloquium

February 7, 2011

Lecture: "Misconceptions about Psychology in the media"

Lift weights to lose weight

Teaching award nominees

Donated birthday cakes

Bookstore reviews for Black History Month

This week at Columbus State
Monday February 14

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Zumba, 5:15-6:15 p.m., DE 158

Tuesday February 15
Wednesday February 16
Thursday February 17
Friday February 18

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Christopher's Menu for Thursday, February 17

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February 17, 2011

First in series of Candidate Forums for Senior VP to be held next week

Rhonda Richards, Ph.D.

The Search Committee for the position of Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs invites Columbus State employees to attend the upcoming candidate forums.  The first forum will be with Rhonda Richards, Ph.D.  Additional candidate forums will be announced as scheduled.

Dr. Richards is currently the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs at West Virginia University at Parkersburg, West Virginia.

Dr. Richards’ complete resume can be found online here.

Campus forums for Dr. Richards will be held as follows:


Tuesday, February 22

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

3 – 4 p.m.

Faculty Forum I, WD-409

Open Campus Forum, WD 409

Wednesday, February 23

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.     

Open Campus Forum II, WD 409


If you have any questions about the candidate forums, please contact Linda Shinn at ext. 2402.


Nursing Department hosts conference

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Nursing conference attendees filled the Conference Center Ballroom in the Center for Workforce Development.

The Columbus State Nursing Department held a conference for nurse educators Friday, February 4, coordinated by Barbara Kerr, Rita Krummen, Shirley Keckley, and Naomi Lee

Nurses gathered from nursing programs and hospitals throughout the state to hear Dr. Linda Caputi, a well-known author and nurse educator, present “Strategies for Nursing Student Success.”  Dr. Caputi shared many useable, effective teaching tools for clinical and classroom education.



student with ipadThe Social Sciences Department presents "Teaching with the iPad"

Mary Reiter will present a brown-bag session called "Teaching with the iPad" tomorrow (February 18) at noon in TL 114. Bring your iPad and your experience, and join the discussion.  Reiter will share tips and techniques on using the iPad as a teaching tool both inside and outside the classroom. 




Financial Wellness seminar offered February 23

logoAttend a session “Out of Hock, Out of Debt” from Education First Credit Union on Wednesday, February 23 from Noon-1 p.m. in WD 404.  The session will also be broadcast to Moeller Hall Room 104 at the Delaware Campus. You can earn points toward both the Wellness Incentive Program and the Wellness Team Challenge for attending this event by sending your RSVP to Nichole Bowman-Glover, wellness coordinator or calling ext. 3989.