February 22, 2017
Immigration Information session to be held Feb. 28
All interested students are invited to attend next week’s information session on immigration
and current events. The goals of the session are to share what we know about policy,
and to connect students with internal and external resources. A resource fair will
host a number of community groups and Columbus State departments from 11:00 a.m. to
1:30 p.m. in the Nestor Hall East Lounge, and at 11:30 a.m., there will be a presentation
for interested attendees in the Nestor Hall West Lounge. The info session will also
be live streamed here: http://www.livestream.com/columbusstate.
Women’s award nominations open until March 1
Students are invited to nominate women that they admire for two awards that will be
given in conjunction with the 2017 Women’s History Month celebration coming up in
The first is the Legacy in Leadership Award. This award will be given to a qualified employee who has served a minimum of five
years at Columbus State. Women who are nominated will receive an invitation to attend
the awards celebration. The selection committee will select one recipient from those
who are nominated. The nomination form can be found online here: https://orgsync.com/95553/forms/246610. The deadline to nominate is Wednesday, March 1, by midnight.
The second award is the Outstanding Woman Leader Award for both students and employees at Columbus State. The selection committee may select
up to 10 recipients from those who are nominated for this particular award. The nomination
form can be found online here: https://orgsync.com/95553/forms/246603 and is also due by March 1.
Center to produce women’s video
You can help the Global Diversity and Inclusion Center to produce a video in celebration
of Women’s History Month in March. The staff of the Center will ask you to tell them
about a woman at Columbus State who has made a positive impact on your life. The subject
can be an employee or a student at the college. If you would like to participate in
this video project, please contact Sarah Baker by Monday, February 27 for your interview time.
Attend the Women’s Brunch March 3!
Student Engagement and Leadership, and the Global Diversity and Inclusion Center will
host a Women's Brunch in celebration of Women's History month, Friday, March 3, from
11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Nestor Hall 106. Join fellow Columbus State students to
discuss confidence-building, interviewing skills, professionalism and more, with special
guest, Tracy Harrison, Columbus State’s “First Lady.” Additionally, the Dress for
Success Columbus team members will provide onsite consultation and appointment registration.
Hope to see you there! Register on The Hub.
Interested in student clubs? Forum tomorrow
A forum will be held tomorrow, February 23, for all current Columbus State club members, as well as those who are interested
in joining or starting a new club or organization. The event will be held from 2:00
to 4:00 p.m. in Nestor Hall 228.
The forum will allow current club members, and those interested, to talk about club
operations and resources. If you are a club member, or are interested in becoming
one, please attend to share your thoughts! You can RSVP at The Hub, here: https://orgsync.com/94991/events/1733610/occurrences/4024538.
Job recruitment table tomorrow
Home Instead Senior Care will have a job recruitment table tomorrow, Thursday, February 23, in the Nestor Hall Lobby, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. They will be hiring for LPNs,
RNs, and students currently enrolled in the Nursing program.
Work/study still available for spring and summer
Student jobs, both College Work Study and Federal Work Study, are still available
and departments are hiring. If you anticipate being enrolled for the summer semester
as well, this can be a great time to get hired into a position.
Open College Work Study positions include: Student Telecounselor, Supplemental Instruction
Leader, Peer Tutor, and Library Assistant in Circulation.
Open Federal Work Study positions include: Automotive Tech Student Assistant, Student
ESL Afterschool Tutor, Student Lab Assistant in the Skilled Trades, and multiple openings
as Student Office Assistant.
Eligible students with Federal Work Study may also apply for community positions with
the following organizations: Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, Hands
On Central Ohio, Equitas Health, and SourcePoint of Delaware County.
Check the Career Services page to learn more about Student Employment eligibility. Apply for open positions here.
Have your taxes done free
You can have your federal and state income tax returns prepared free of charge by
IRS-certified accounting students, starting February 16 and continuing through April
The tax preparation is done as part of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.
Taxes are prepared on Thursdays, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., and Saturdays, from 8:00
a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the Columbus Campus.
To have your tax returns prepared, schedule an appointmentwith Hands-on-Columbus,
at 211 locally, or (614)221-2255, when calling from outside the 614 area code.
Want to do your own taxes, with free online help? Complete tax returns on your own
through the Ohio Benefit Bank self-serve website. For more information, contact Terrie Stolte, assistant professor in Business Programs.
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