New Students Welcomed at Convocation
August 22, 2017
This year’s event was the largest in school history and included the traditional procession of robed faculty, singing of “Carmen Ohio” and a few rounds of “O-H…I-O.” This year, however, started a new tradition: the bridge walk. Nearly 750 students made the symbolic march to mark the beginning of their college journey.
Audition Dates Scheduled for Doubt: a Parable
August 15, 2017
Auditions are open to the public and will be held on Tuesday, September 5 and Wednesday, September 6, at 7:00 p.m. at The Black Box Theater in LeFevre Hall, 1199 University Drive.
Ohio State Newark Employee Recognized for Dedication and Service
August 15, 2017
The Ohio State University at Newark Admissions Counselor Wesley Grunden was presented the Julius S. and Joette Greenstein Award on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017.
Residence Hall Ribbon Cutting and Dedication Scheduled
August 10, 2017
The Ohio State University at Newark will hold a dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony on Aug. 25, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. The public is invited to attend and tour McConnell Hall, located at 929 Sharon Valley Road in Newark.
Hartley Elected to Ohio College Testing Association Governing Board
August 10, 2017
The Ohio State University at Newark and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) is being represented on the Ohio College Testing Association’s (OCTA) governing board. Testing Center Coordinator Heidi Hartley was elected to serve on the board and her term started July 1, 2017.
Ohio State Newark Professor Geared Up to Take First Ride in Pelotonia
August 4, 2017
This year there is a new face in the crowd: Elizabeth Weiser, Ph.D. She is riding in Pelotonia, which takes place Aug. 4-6, with The Ohio State University at Newark’s peloton: Team Buckeye – Rolling for A Cure.
Fund Established to Support Newark Campus Buckeye Generation Learning Community
July 27, 2017
When the senior marketing director at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center heard about the Buckeye Generation Learning Community (BGLC) at The Ohio State University at Newark, she immediately knew she had to help. Lori Abshire, 47, wanted to pledge her annual gift to the university to support the learning community that helps first-generation college students succeed.
Theater Season Announced at Ohio State Newark
July 25, 2017
The Black Box Theater at The Ohio State University at Newark has released its 2017-2018 season.
Graduate to Present Psychology Research in London
July 20, 2017
Jessica Parker of Pataskala completed her entire psychology degree on the Newark campus, and plans to use the funding to present research she conducted alongside faculty in Newark at a conference in London, England this summer.
Ohio State Newark Professor Funded by ODOT for State-Wide Survey of Bumble Bees
July 18, 2017
The Ohio State University at Newark Associate Professor of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology Karen Goodell will work with the Ohio Department of Transportation to protect at-risk bumble bee populations in the state.
Park National Bank Scholarship Helps Ohio State Newark Student Pursue Dream
July 12, 2017
When 19-year-old Bay Bryan of Zanesville started thinking about going to college, she knew she did not want to go to a large university right away. She was looking for a smaller campus, where she could more easily make the transition between high school and college.
Park National Bank and Associates Celebrate Culmination of Scholarship Campaign
July 6, 2017
In 2011 Park National Bank and its associates made a $1 million commitment to support the Next Generation Challenge Scholarship Campaign. The Next Generation Challenge campaign raised endowed funds to support scholarships benefiting students attending The Ohio State University at Newark and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC).
Transfer Student Finds Path to Success at Ohio State Newark
July 5, 2017
At the age of 51, Connie McDaniel is pursuing her dream at The Ohio State University at Newark.
Drug Discovery Research Could Lead to Improved Cancer Treatment
June 28, 2017
The Ohio State University at Newark Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry Ozlem Dogan Ekici and several of her students are conducting drug discovery research which could extend or save the lives of those suffering from Multiple myeloma.
Ohio State Newark Graduate Returns from Oxford
June 23, 2017
Former Ohio State Newark student Bryce Jones is ready to pursue a career in higher education when he comes back to the United States after nearly a year studying in the United Kingdom.
Blind Ohio State Newark Student Thankful for Scholarship Opportunity
June 20, 2017
The Ohio State University at Newark student Logan Spinks can clearly see a bright future, even though he can’t physically see what is right in front of him.
Ohio State Newark Student Receives Planetarium Training Scholarship
June 14, 2017
The Ohio State University at Newark student Brittany Myers has been selected to attend a SciDome presentation and production training workshop in Chadds Ford, PA this summer to prepare for her work at the SciDome.
The Ohio State University at Newark Spring Semester 2017 Dean’s List
June 13, 2017
To qualify, students must be enrolled at least 12 credit hours and achieve a 3.5 GPA.
Former Ohio State Newark Student Makes Tough Graduate School Choice
June 12, 2017
When David Nield graduated from Westerville North High School and enrolled at The Ohio State University at Newark, he planned on staying in Newark for one year, transitioning to Columbus and never looking back. Little did he know that his time on the Newark campus would change his path and lead him to have to make a choice between Yale, the University of California, Berkeley and the University of Chicago for graduate school.
The Psychology of Higher Learning: Student Finds Home on Newark Campus
June 8, 2017
Junior Arisha Rahman, 21, is now majoring in psychology after her experience at The Ohio State University at Newark helped her discover what environment she needed to thrive in the classroom.