October 19, 2016
Reminder: Courageous Conversations in Action tonight!
Courageous Conversations in Action is the newest event in the Courageous Conversations series. It will be held Wednesday, October 19, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the Conference Center Ballroom, fourth floor WD. The event
is free and open to the public.
The evening will feature an inspiring conversation between Richard Duarte Brown, Donte
Woods-Spikes and Columbus State President David Harrison. You can find more information
about Courageous Conversations in Action online here.
Hispanic Heritage Month continues with events today
Coffee and Conversation Hour -Wednesday, October 19, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Madison 103
Come for free coffee and lively conversation. This will be a great time for students
to work on conversation skills, but also provides an informal setting to connect and
learn. All students, faculty, and staff are welcome.
Hispanic Heritage Month: Film Series IV – Wednesday, October 19, 2:00-4:00 p.m., Franklin 106
Tracing Latin American migration to the United States, the film discussion will be
led by Dr. G. Raquel Pina, Modern Languages.
Nominate your favorite teacher!
Each year Columbus State honors four faculty winners and 10 finalists as Distinguished
Teachers. To be eligible, faculty have to be nominated by their students. If an instructor has
made a big difference for you by making a difficult subject exciting to learn, or
helped you succeed where you thought you might not—nominate them by October 31 for
the Distinguished Teaching Award.
You can find out how to nominate a teachers on the Distinguished Teaching Award web page where there is a link to an online nomination form. You can also drop off or mail
a printed nomination to: Human Resources, RH 114, 550 E Spring St, Columbus, OH 43216 c/o DTA Award.
Changes coming to campus foodservice
An artist’s rendering of the Sips at Davidson (Hall) coffee kiosk
Attend a Food Services Information Session, Friday, October 28, at 2:00 p.m. in the Library Media Studio, to find out more about some changes to
food venues coming soon. You’ll hear about the new “Sips at Davidson” coffee kiosk,
and the new Subway restaurant planned for the Bookstore, along with new conceptual
drawings of the renovation being planned for the Union Hall Food Court. Beverages
and snacks will be served, of course!
Bookstore closed for inventory
The Columbus State Bookstore will be closed, Friday, October 28, for the annual autumn inventory.
Success Workshops coming up soon:
Going Professional on Social Media
Monday, October 24, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Library 111
Discover tips to create a professional profile online and explore the top social
Tuesday, October 25, 2-3 p.m. MA 202
Learn how CougarWeb can help you navigate through your Columbus State degree. Log
into CougarWeb, run a degree audit, register for classes, send an official transcript
Tuesday, November 1, 1-2 p.m. MA 202
Explore the OhioMeansJobs website and learn all of the important tools it offers
to create a profile, research career fields, search jobs and upload your resume.
How Dropping a Class Affects Financial Aid
Tuesday, November 1, 10-10:30 a.m. at the Delaware Campus
Did you know that dropping a class can affect your ability to continue to receive
financial aid because of the Satisfactory Academic Progress rule? Learn how this is
calculated and how it affects your aid.
Collegiate Leadership Conference of Ohio
Friday and Saturday, November 4 and 5, Columbus State Conference Center, WD
Enhance your leadership skills, get hands-on service experience and network with
college students from across Ohio at the 7th annual conference. Registration is open until October 21 on The Hub.
Acing the Interview
Monday, November 7, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Library 111
Prepare for interviews in today’s world. Explore common interview questions, helpful
websites and videos.
Pathway to The Ohio State University
Tuesday, November 8, 12-1 p.m., Library 111
Join representatives from OSU as they explain the transfer application process, financial
aid opportunities, and academics at the university.
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