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Reminder: Poets in Black on Thursday

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The annual Poets in Black poetry reading will be held in the Library multimedia studio on the ground floor, starting at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 23. The event is free and open to students. Refreshments will be served.  


An Evening in Ancient Greece offered Feb. 29

parthenonYou are invited to attend a special presentation by the Humanities Department called “An Evening in Ancient Greece,” on Wednesday, February 29 at 6 p.m. in Franklin Hall, Rooms 104 and 106. The evening will feature readings from primary sources supported by music, videos and slides narrated by Columbus State’s foremost authority on ancient Greece, Professor Sandy Drakatos.  

Career Fair next Wednesday for summer jobs and internships

Career Services will offer a Career Fair on Wednesday, February 29, from11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. in the Nestor Hall lounges and lobby.  The following employers are registered to attend the fair:

Academy Medical Services

After-School All-Stars Columbus


Berger Health Systems



Chipotle Mexican Grill

Columbus Metropolitan Library

Continental Message Solutions

Disney Internships and Programs

FedEx Ground and FedEx Home Deliv

Larock Home Care

More Time for You

NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center

Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company

Restoration Hardware

Safelite Auto Glass

The Ohio State Highway Patrol

Trinity Broadcasting Network

Chorus presents Winter Quarter concert

Chorus Columbus State will perform a selection of works by 18th Century American composer William Billings and 20th Century American composer Aaron Copland, Monday, March 5 at 8:00 p.m. in the Conference Center Ballroom, WD 435.The performance is free and open to the public.

Original play commemorating Titanic premiers next week!

titanicPossibly the last photo taken of the Titanic, as she left Queenstown, Ireland, April 12, 1912

April 15, 2012, marks the 100th anniversary of one of the greatest tragedies ever to occur on the open seas—the sinking of the Titanic. Sailing on its maiden voyage from Southampton, England, 2,200 passengers and crew were heading for New York when, just four days later, the luxury liner collided with an iceberg. Only 700 people survived.

Frank Barnhart, instructor in Theater, has researched the archives and culled stories of the survivors to create an original play, which will premier next week. Titanic – A Retrospective will be presented in Nestor Hall Auditorium as a single, 90-minute act with no intermission. It runs February 29 through March 3 at 8:00 p.m. nightly with an extra 3:00 p.m. matinee on Thursday, March 1. Admission is free.

Woodwinds to play Feb. 28

The Columbus State Woodwind Ensemble will perform a free concert in the TL-123 music room on Tuesday, February 28 at 4:30 p.m. Featured composers on the program include Henry VIII, Beethoven, Dvorak, and African-American William Grant Still. Dance music from the Renaissance and Classical era will also be heard in the 40-minute concert. For more information contact Thomas Lloyd

Spring Street literary magazine extends deadline for submissions

The deadline for submissions to the 2012 issue of Spring Street has been extended to Wednesday, February 29Spring Street welcomes a diverse range of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, photography, and visual arts. The journal also accepts poetry written in foreign languages with an English translation.

Go online to the Spring Street website for more information and submission forms. You can make submissions via email to, or drop them off in the Library or in Nestor Hall 420.

DiPietro to premiere new work for orchestra

DiPietroRocco DiPietro, instructor in Humanities will premier his new work for orchestra called “Finale,” Sunday, March 11 in a chamber version with The Greater Columbus Community Orchestra, conducted by Olev Viro. The soloist will be Luis Biava, cellist with the orchestra. The concert is free and open to the public, and will be held at 3:00 p.m. at the Hilliard Presbyterian Church, 3600 Leap Rd., in Hilliard. You can read more about the concert program here:


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Winter Quarter Archives:

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February 1 

January 25 

January 18

January 11

January 4