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December 7, 2016




Need to bust some stress?

Plenty of stress-busting activities have been planned on campus this week and next, to help you deal with the stress of final exams, the holiday rush, your hunger pains, and the yucky winter weather!

Come one, come all to the Open Study Hall!
Come join your peers for a campus-wide study hall where tutoring and snacks will be provided free, on December 7-8, and December 12-15, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., and 1:30-5:00 p.m.  in the Nestor Hall West Lounge.

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Pizza Anyone?
If you’re in need of a study break, you can find some free yummy pizza in five different places—Nestor Hall Lounge, the TL cybercafé, the student lounge in WD, in Student Central (MA first floor), and in the Library!   The pizza parties will be on:

  • Wednesday, December 7, (TODAY!) from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, December 8, from 2:00-3:00 p.m.
  • Monday, December 12, from 10:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, December 13, from 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Service on the Go
Relax by writing a letter to those in need of support on Wednesday, December 7, (TODAY!) from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Nestor Hall West Lounge. 

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Speak your Mind
Join your classmates for an Open Mic Affair on Thursday, December 8, from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. in Nestor Hall West lounge.

Movie Night with Student Ambassadors
Where's Dory? Come find her and her friends in the Library Room 111 on Thursday, December 8, from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. Enjoy the movie Finding Dory along with some popcorn and your friends! Please RSVP here.         

illustration of yoga poseStretch it Out!
Columbus State offers free yoga classes with your valid student ID, courtesy of Recreation and Wellness.  The last session is Friday, December 9, at 12:00 p.m., in Delaware Hall 158.


Essay contest announced

davisBy writing an essay about social justice or civil rights, you can win the opportunity to introduce Dr. Angela Davis at the 27th Annual Columbus State Martin Luther King Day Celebration, to be held Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at Columbus State. (Next semester)

Just go to The Hub to answer one of the posted essay questions listed (in 250-400 words,) by December 23, and you could win the opportunity to introduce Dr. Davis, attend the book signing and fireside chat, and get a signed poster!


Gospel Ensemble to perform Thursday

The Gospel Vocal Ensemble, under the direction of Emma Easton, will perform a concert,  “Christmas Gospel Explosion,” on Thursday, December 8, at 7:00 p.m. in Nestor Auditorium. The concert is free and open to the public.

In addition to the Gospel Vocal Ensemble, the showcase features the Jelani dancers, gospel jazz vocalist Edwin Channels, Harmony - an acapella group, soloist Tanya Payne, and other local talent!

And if you’d like to perform, there are still a few spaces available for students interested in sharing their talent!  Simply, contact Easton at or (614) 287-5377, ext. 1677 no later than midnight on December 7.


Reminder: Health insurance assistance offered through Dec. 14

Enrollment sessions for health insurance are being offered by Get Covered America on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, from noon to 2:00 p.m. continuing through December 14.  The sessions will be held on the Columbus Campus: Tuesdays in the Nestor Hall Lobby and Wednesdays in the Student Central Lobby (Madison Hall, upper level).  The assistance is free and open to the public.

Volunteers from Get Covered America will answer health insurance questions and offer help to choose a plan and to enroll in quality, affordable health coverage.  For more information about the sessions, visit, or call 1(800)648-1176.



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November 30

November 16

November 9

November 2

October 26

October 19

October 12

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September 28

September 21

September 13

September 7

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