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The Ohio State Newark University at Newark Autumn Semester 2020 Dean’s List
January 13, 2021

Audition Dates Scheduled
January 7, 2021
Black Box Theater’s Pandemic Players auditions for Julius Caesar scheduled.

Ohio State Newark Assistant Professor Awarded NEH Fellowship
December 30, 2020
Dhar will use the $60,000 fellowship to support research and writing on her first monograph, Milton’s Blind Language.

One Book, One Community: Sundown Towns Virtual Book Discussion with the Author
December 30, 2020
Free books to first 100 Licking County residents to register

Ohio State Newark Professor to Discuss Ohio State’s 50-year Engagement with Indonesia
December 22, 2020
Adrian Rodgers, PhD, The Ohio State University at Newark associate professor of teaching and learning will discuss The Ohio State University’s 50 years of engagement with Indonesia, ways to think about international engagement, career opportunities and how to explore the world at an upcoming Faculty Talks Outside the Box lecture on Thursday, January 14 at 12:45 p.m. on Zoom.

Pandemic Players to present video performance of The Tragedy of Macbeth
December 3, 2020
"By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes."

McAndrew Recognized for Service, Leadership
November 30, 2020
Jesse McAndrew entered college with the intention to give back and get involved. Now a senior at The Ohio State University at Newark, he achieved his goal in award-winning fashion. McAndrew is the recipient of the J. Gilbert Reese Next Generation Community Leadership Award and a $2,000 scholarship for spring semester 2021.

DeLawder Recognized as Ohio State Newark Distinguished Alumni
November 12, 2020
Thirty years after she graduated, alumna Diane DeLawder still maintains a strong bond with The Ohio State University at Newark today. The Newark resident was named the recipient of the Ohio State Newark Distinguished Alumni Award in a virtual alumni event on November 5.

New Emergency Fund Established for Veteran and Military Students at COTC and Ohio State Newark
November 10, 2020
On this Veterans Day, Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) and The Ohio State University at Newark announce a new fund to support veterans, active duty service members and reservists who encounter an unexpected financial hardship that threatens their academic progress. The co-located institutions are seeking the community's help to grow the Veterans Emergency Fund and help military-affiliated students enrolled at both institutions overcome financial crises to successfully complete their degree.

Alumna Jeri Milstead’s Lifetime of Work in Nursing Education and Policy Honored
November 9, 2020
The American Nurses Association recently honored The Ohio State University alumna and former The Ohio State University at Newark student Jeri Milstead with its Hall of Fame Award to recognize her lifelong commitment to the profession of nursing and her impact on the health and policy process of the United States. Her illustrious career began in the classes of Ohio State Newark when they were taught at Newark High School before the present campus was established.

Ohio State Newark/COTC Student Food Pantry Use Soars during Pandemic
October 28, 2020
Jamie White already knew that many college students struggle with not having enough food. White, who coordinates the Campus Corner: Student Food Pantry at The Ohio State University at Newark and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC), noted that a year ago 47% of campus students surveyed stated that at some point in the semester the food they bought just didn’t last and that they didn’t have money to buy more. Also, 50% of students who responded indicated that they ate less than they should because they didn’t have money for food. But that was before COVID-19. Fast forward to autumn 2020. In the first four weeks of the semester, White reported that the Campus Corner saw a 50% increase in the number of students who visited the pantry compared to last autumn.

The Ohio State University at Newark Enrollment Released
October 20, 2020
Student Total is Lower, But More Applicants Enrolled

​Former Student Wedly Cazy Found the Empowerment He Needed to Succeed at Ohio State Newark
October 19, 2020
From campus atmosphere to academic resources to faculty and diversity initiatives, Wedly Cazy, senior strategic communications major, found everything he needed to get on a path to success during his two years at The Ohio State University at Newark.

Public Invited to Virtual Event Celebrating Centennial of Women’s Suffrage
September 21, 2020
The public is invited to a virtual event on October 5 at 4 p.m. that will bring together five speakers to discuss the histories of the women’s suffrage movement, both locally and nationally, and its legacies.

​Ohio State Newark Professor Receives Diversity Award
September 1, 2020
The Ohio State University at Newark Dean/Director William L. MacDonald, PhD, and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) President John M. Berry, PhD, presented the 2020 President’s & Dean/Director’s Diversity Award to Associate Professor Tiyi Morris, PhD.

Convocation 2020 Welcomes New Buckeyes to Ohio State Newark
August 31, 2020
First-year students on the campus of The Ohio State University at Newark were officially welcomed to the Buckeye family during a virtual Convocation held on August 24, the day before the start of autumn semester classes. Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the annual event, which formally signals the start of the new academic year, transitioned to a virtual format for the first time. More than 350 new students participated in Convocation 2020, which featured both live and recorded messages from campus leadership, faculty, staff and current students.

​The Ohio State Newark University at Newark Summer Semester 2020 Dean’s List
August 27, 2020
The Ohio State University at Newark has released its dean’s list for summer semester 2020. To qualify, students must be enrolled at least 12 credit hours and achieve a 3.5 GPA.

Bressoud Recognized by Ohio State Newark and COTC
August 26, 2020
The Ohio State University at Newark Dean/Director William L. MacDonald, PhD, and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) President John M. Berry, PhD, presented the Julius S. and Joette Greenstein Award to Suzanne Bressoud, director of marketing and public relations for both Ohio State Newark and COTC.

Audition Dates Scheduled
August 10, 2020
Black Box Theater’s Pandemic Players announce auditions for the Fall Reader’s Theater of Zoom The Tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare

11th Annual Community Intercultural Relations Conference to Address Creating a Community of Belonging
July 6, 2020
Conference rescheduled for September and reformatted for virtual setting amid changing circumstances.