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romeSpend an evening in Rome tonight!

Join the Columbus State Humanities faculty for "An Evening in Rome" to celebrate the city’s 2,766th birthday, Wed., April 17 at 6:00 p.m. in the Nestor Hall Auditorium.

Experience Roman life and thought in this hour-long presentation based on actual writings from the Romans themselves and narrated by “Roma” herself. You will see images and costumes and hear the words and poetry of the Romans come to life! The event is free and open to the public.



Take Back the Night and Day of Silence United cont.


Throughout the week of April 15, Columbus State, Franklin University and Columbus College of Art & Design will partner to present the annual Take Back the Night and Day of Silence activities.

These events seek to empower students and community members of the Discovery District to become a safer and more unified community for all residents, visitors and friends. Both of these national movements work to end violence against women and LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) individuals.

Wednesday, April 17 - Workshop Wednesday! V-Men workshop hosted by the MAN Initiative, 12:00 p.m. at the Columbus State Library Studio (for men only); Bystander Awareness Training hosted by BRAVO, 1:30 p.m. at the Library Studio; Sexual Assault / Title IX workshop, 2:30 p.m. at CCAD; LGBT Assault Workshop hosted by BRAVO, 4:00 p.m. at CCAD.

Thursday, April 18 - Premier screening of Columbus State It Gets Better video, 4:00 p.m. in the Library Studio; Town Hall meeting on college climates for LGBT students and employees, 4:15 p.m. in the Library Studio; LGBT Mini Film Festival at Columbus State, 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the Library Studio, including: Boys Don't Cry, Were the World Mine, Before Stonewall, and Transgeneration.

Friday, April 19 - Day of Silence Speak Out – discussion and reflection, 6:20 p.m. at CCAD; “Metamorphosis” Drag Show, 8:00 p.m. at CCAD.


Spring Fling scheduled for April 24 and 25

students at spring flingStudent Engagement and Leadership (SEaL) will hold the annual Spring Fling on Wednesday, April 24, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the Columbus Campus, and on Thursday, April 25, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the Delaware Campus.  Spring Fling features live music from WTHM Radio, local vendors, games, treats and balloon artists.  Don't miss it! 


Another improvement to your student email is coming

Student email is being upgraded from Live@Edu to Office 365, starting May 11.

Your new student email account in Office 365 will include: Email, File sharing through SharePoint Online, online MS Office programs for creating and reading documents, instant messaging, and online meetings.

For more complete instructions, visit


Learn about world poverty next Tuesday

On Tuesday, April 23, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. in the WD 4th floor ballroom, the Global Poverty Project ( will be on campus to present "1.4 Billion Reasons." 

Global Poverty Project (GPP)
is an organization that aims to end extreme poverty within our generation. A core component of their work is education - they are spreading the word about poverty issues and building up a movement around ending it. They are currently on the road for four months for the 2013 Spring Tour, bringing their hour-long presentation on extreme poverty, 1.4 Billion Reasons, to campuses and communities across the US.

About the presentation:

1.4 Billion Reasons is an engaging presentation that explains the reality facing the 1.4 billion people currently living in extreme poverty around the world, and provides students with the information and tools they need to take effective action against extreme poverty. They aim to answer five questions about extreme poverty:

1. What is extreme poverty?

2. Can we do anything about it?

3. What are the barriers to ending extreme poverty?

4. Why should we care?

5. What can we do?

This event is being sponsored by CSCC Students for Peace and Justice, and the Department of Social Sciences.


Co-op scholarships available to Columbus State students

Ohio is the truly the “heart of it all’ in terms of cooperative education, having the distinction of being the oldest co-op state in the nation. The Ohio Cooperative Education Association (OCEA) offers $500 and $1000 scholarships to students who attend Ohio institutions and are working toward becoming a professional with the help of cooperative education or internships.

OCEA has scholarships for students at both two-year and four-year institutions. The application can be found on their website under “scholarships” and the Associate Degree application can be downloaded there. 

The deadline for returning scholarship applications to OCEA is at the end of the day, Friday, April 26. Scholarship recipients will be recognized at the upcoming OCEA Conference that will be held on May 14, 15, and 16, at the Sheraton Suites in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. Apply today!



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