Campus Life October 15
Save the date for the Columbus State Career Fair!
Employers are looking to hire you at the Columbus State campus wide Career Fair! The
Columbus State Career Fair will be held Tuesday, November 4, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Columbus State Conference Center, fourth floor
WD. The Career Fair is free and open to all Columbus State students. You will be able
to speak directly to representatives from more than 40 employers that have been specifically
selected to match the skills of Columbus State students.
For more information on employers and opportunities for success in landing your next
job, visit ColumbusStateCareers.com or follow them on Twitter at @CbusWorkforce or like them on Facebook.
Join the anti-bullying movement Oct. 20
Columbus State and Verizon will partner to present the “Characters Unite College Tour,”
encouraging students to use the power of their voices and technology to help stop
hate and discrimination and prevent dating abuse. The Tour will arrive at Columbus
State on Monday, October 20, from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in Nestor Hall Student Lounge. Stop by and get your
photo taken to join the movement! Read more about the Characters Unite College Tour here.
Mental Health/Addiction Studies/Developmental Disabilities students (from left) Brandy Daniels, Jessica Sato, Samuel Hager, and Scott Rupp assisted instructor Angela Fry in conducting Mental Health screenings for students
October 7. Screenings are an important part of raising awareness about mental illness.
More than 50 students participated in the screenings.
Hungry? Stop by the Radiography students’ bake sale Oct. 30!
The Radiography Student Association will hold a Bake Sale on Thursday, October 30,
from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in Delaware Hall outside the cafeteria. The students
are raising funds to participate in the student knowledge bowl competition at the
Ohio Society of Radiologic Technologists Annual Meeting in April 2015. Please support
the Radiography students in this effort by eating lots of baked goods!
SafeZone training offered Oct. 23
“SafeZone 101” will be offered Thursday, October 23, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., in WD 407. SafeZone 101 is the starting point for learning
about the LGBTQ+ community and for developing safe spaces for students and employees
at Columbus State who identify as LGBTQ+. The training includes information sharing,
reflective exercises, and interactive activities to help participants become more
informed and effective allies. If you would like to attend, please visit http://csccdiversity.weebly.com/safezone-application.html to sign up.
Hispanic Heritage Month film series continues today
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by attending the Wednesday, Oct. 15 (TODAY) film “Maquilapolis” - City of Factories, a2006 documentary filmed in Tijuana, Baja
California focusing on the factories on the U.S.-Mexican border in which workers are
paid $11 a day to work in manufacturing plants that provide few bathroom breaks and
dangerous working conditions. The film series is offered on Wednesdays throughout
October, at 2:00 p.m. in Delaware Hall 121.
DREAM workshop for undocumented students offered Oct. 16
Global Diversity and Inclusion will host a DREAM Network workshop about scholarships
and loans Thursday, October 16, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. in the Library room 111.
The DREAM Network supports students who are undocumented, have DACA status, or are
interested in immigration reform. The program offers a great place for students to
get information about immigration policies, connect with others, and hear from helpful
campus and community members. One more workshop will be held during the fall semester
on November 19 called “Transferring Beyond Columbus State.”
To learn more about The DREAM Network please visit the DREAM Network page. To sign
up for a workshop register here.
Interested in video game art and animation?
The Ohio Game Developer Expo is the largest conference of its type in the Midwest,
offering game developers, players and fans the opportunity to network with like-minded
people, and see the newest in video games. Guests will have access to presentations,
workshops, and events designed to build opportunities to grow the Game Development
industry. The conference is scheduled for October 25 and 26 at COSI.
“This year’s conference is turning into a huge event,” says Henry Bawden, Columbus
State lead instructor in Video Game Art and Animation. Bawden serves on the committee
organizing the 2014 event. “We have some huge names in the video game industry showing
up, and it is raising a lot of national and international awareness about the game
industry in Ohio.” Tickets are only $45 for students. More information about the
conference can be found online here: https://www.ohiogamedevexpo.com/.
Christopher’s open for lunch, dinner on Thursdays!
Christopher’s, the student-run dining experience served in Eibling Hall 05, is now
open for lunch on Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. and dinner from 6:00 to
7:15 p.m. You can view each week’s menu online here. Come and experience what your fellow students can cook up!
Don't miss important activities- Check the calendar!
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