Nominate an outstanding woman student leader

The Student Activities and Athletics Department invites you to nominate an outstanding woman student for the 2012 Women’s History Month Leadership Awards. Nominations are due by February 10 and the award ceremony will be held in early March during Women’s History Month.
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Video from Dean candidate Open Forum

If you were unable to attend the recent Open Campus Forum for Arts and Sciences dean candidate Karen Muir this past Wednesday, you can view the video on the Intranet
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Cascading Registration Periods just ahead

For the first time at Columbus State, registration will open for three terms within a 45-day period.
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Previous Stories:

January 20, 2012

Dr. Harrison to serve on panel

Students decorate cakes of city landmarks

RAVE mobile alert test

Columbus Crossroads project removes trees

January 17, 2012

Biggest Learner finale

Feedback from Open Forum

Nominate an outstanding woman

Cancer support group

January 12, 2012

Biggest Learner finale

MLK video online

Three present at conference

Open gym for employees

Winter reminder about smoking

Biking is big in 2012

January 9, 2012

Forums for Dean candidates

Cascading registration periods just ahead

Semesters catalog

S drive to be updated

Computer security training

Ready for snow

Rhythm and Rhyme

Spots available in Support Services

What a lightweight

ITDL webinar

Gruber recognized

January 5, 2012

January SEOM

Biggest Learners to be revealed

Men's basketball team on CSTV

Volunteers needed to judge Future Cities

Personal Leave forms due

Holiday Challenge weigh-in

New Year's resolutions

Last day for giving campaign

Library open house

Health & Fitness News

This week at Columbus State
Monday January 23

Red Cross blood drive, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., NH Lounge

Tuesday January 24
Wednesday January 25
Thursday January 26

Christopher's Restaurant, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., EB 005

Board of Trustees meeting, 6-8 p.m., FR 118 Boardroom

Friday January 27

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Christopher's restaurant reopens for Winter Quarter on January 26.

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January 23, 2012

orange barrellCrossroads Update: Cleveland Avenue night closures to continue 

The timetable for night closings on Cleveland Avenue (from Jack Gibbs Blvd. to McCoy Street) has been extended at least until this Wednesday, January 25, due to additional construction work. COTA buses will continue to be escorted through the construction zone by Columbus Police in order to maintain critical transit service to riders who commute between downtown and points along the Cleveland Avenue corridor.

Cleveland Avenue and the eastbound I-670 Cleveland Avenue ramp will be closed nightly between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. through Wednesday.

Employee Resource Groups:  A commitment to diversity, our students and each other

group photoDuring the 2012 academic year, the Department of Diversity and Study Abroad Programs is working in partnership with Institutional Advancement and Human Resources to reaffirm our commitment to students and to each other as colleagues. 

By providing more targeted and in-depth networking opportunities for diverse faculty, staff and administrators, Employee Resource Groups will help employees build relationships as well as a deeper sense of community.
Employee Resource Groups are designed to create and sustain an environment in which employees can achieve his or her potential and provide an intellectually rich and engaging forum. The groups will share diverse views, perspectives, support and experiences and foster excellence in working, teaching, research, service, and community partnerships. Upcoming meeting dates for the three groups are:

Focusing on men’s issues:
Thursday, February 16, 4:30-6 p.m.
ERC Library Studio
ERG Liaison:
Jonathan Baker

Focusing on minority issues
Thursday, February 23, 4:30-6 p.m.
ERC Library Studio
ERG Liaisons:
Trevor Thomas
Reuel Barksdale

Focusing on women’s issues:
Thursday, March 1, 4:30-6 p.m.
ERC Library Studio
ERG Liaisons:
Robyn Lyons-Robinson
Suzanne Schaefer

Christopher’s reopens Thursday for Winter Quarter

sandwhichChristopher’s, the student-run dining experience from the Hospitality Management Department, will reopen for Winter Quarter on Thursday, January 26.  Christopher’s is open from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in Eibling Hall Room 05.  See Thursday’s menu here!


Employees attend speech with Biden, Duncan

Biden with SellarsMerideth Sellars, instructor in Biological Sciences, is  photographed with Vice President Joe Biden after he and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan gave a speech at Gahanna High School January 12. The soaring cost of college was the topic and more than 700 high school juniors, seniors and parents packed the school gym for the presentation. Sellers was one of twenty employee from Columbus State who attended the speech with President David Harrison.    
"As a lead instructor in the Biological Sciences department, I recognize the struggles students have in financial affordability,” Sellars said after the presentation. “I wanted to hear what the Secretary of Education and Vice President had to say about the issue. I am encouraged to see that the current administration endorses community college education."