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IT Majors Fair is April 3

The next “Majors Fair” will be held Wednesday, April 3 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Nestor Hall Student Lounge. Majors Fairs are designed for YOU if you are undecided about your major, or are considering a change in major. At the upcoming IT Majors Fair, you can talk with faculty from our IT programs, discuss plans of study and talk about career fields in all areas of computers and information technology. Next on the schedule will be the Engineering Majors Fair on Wednesday, April 10.

This week’s Women’s Herstory Month events:

AshenhurstThe Challenges and Triumphs of Women in the U.S. Military

Friday, March 29, from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. in the Conference Center Ballroom (WD)

Maj. Gen. Deborah Ashenhurst, first female adjutant general of the Ohio National Guard will present a talk to celebrate the commitment and invaluable contributions by women throughout history in the U.S. Military.

Family Pasta Night

Friday, March 29, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the Conference Center Ballroom (WD)

Love makes a family and our personal families can be comprised of parents, children, friends, mentors and colleagues who support us every day. Let’s take time to relax and appreciate the people who get us through the school and work week! At the Women’s Herstory Month Family Pasta Night, we invite you to bring your family and share a meal with the students and employees that make up our Columbus State family. Seating is limited to 100 attendees. RSVP your intent to attend plus your number of attendees to no later than Wednesday, March 27 (TODAY!) so that we may get an accurate count for catering.

The pasta buffet will include:

  •          Chicken Alfredo over penne pasta
  •          Basil Marinara over bowtie pasta
  •          Garlic breadsticks
  •          Garden salad with ranch/Italian dressing
  •          Cookies and brownies
  •          Beverage station

*Gluten-free options will be available upon request.


Ohio Wesleyan offers scholarships to Columbus State grads

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Clawdette Cougar meets OWU’s Battling Bishop!

As you approach the completion of your degree at Columbus State, we want to let you know of an exciting transfer opportunity to Ohio Wesleyan University, one of Ohio's premier liberal arts universities. Affectionately known as OWU (“Oh-Woo”), the university sets itself apart by demonstrating how much they value you, our students here at Columbus State. OWU has created scholarships specifically designed to help you get a world-class education without a world-class price tag. As you consider where to transfer to after Columbus State, think about this: The average scholarship awarded to Columbus State students transferring to Ohio Wesleyan in 2012 was more than $24,000 per student!

To learn more, you're invited to Ohio Wesleyan's Destination Day on Columbus State’s Delaware Campus on Thursday, March 28, anytime between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., visiting, or by sending an email to

Volunteers needed for Cougar Challenge 5K!


So you’re not a runner but still want to help Columbus State raise money for book scholarships at the 2nd annual Cougar Challenge 5K?

Outgoing and energetic students, staff, and faculty members are needed to volunteer to help make this event a big success! The race will be held at the Bridgeview Golf Course on Saturday, April 27 starting at 8:00 a.m. If you are interested in enjoying a beautiful spring morning, please contact Yaizmen Fayne by April 5 to volunteer! Please include your name and t-shirt size. Additional information will be provided to your email when you volunteer.


Nominate a great Columbus State man for recognition

For the past two years, the Male Access Network (MAN) Initiative has hosted the Men of the Year Awards reception. Nearly 80 phenomenal male students, employees and community leaders have been recognized for showing outstanding leadership every day. Here’s a video of last year’s event:  

Here’s how you can be a part of this event: Share the name of someone who has been a great example of manhood. Has a male Columbus State faculty or staff member positively impacted your life? Do you know a male student who works hard make good choices every day? Help the MAN Initiative honor those who strive to be men of commendable character.

From now through April 12, contact or call (614) 287-2426 with the name(s) of a great Columbus State man (student or employee) you would like to nominate for recognition! Please also include your name, email address and contact number so that we may follow up with you for additional information. 

The 3rd Annual Men of the Year Awards Reception will take place on Thursday, May 2, at 6:00 p.m. in the Conference Center Ballroom (WD). Save the date to join the MAN Initiative in recognizing our amazing Columbus State men!

Melissa’s House invites you to join Marathon Team

logoMelissa's House provides a welcoming home for adults living with mental illness. Melissa’s House is also an official charity for the 2013 Capital City Half Marathon, to be held Saturday, May 4, in Downtown Columbus. Race organizers will make a donation to Melissa’s House for every runner/walker who joins their team, so they are inviting Columbus State students to register! If you need more information, contact Kathy Shkolnik at


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