The Ohio State University at Newark


One Book, One Community: Meet Bestselling Author Therese Anne Fowler
February 13, 2019
Members of the community are invited to participate in One Book, One Community, a free community book club hosted by Ohio State Newark and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) in partnership with the public library systems of Licking County. Participants will read A Well-Behaved Woman: A Novel of the Vanderbilts by bestselling author Therese Anne Fowler, and then meet for a discussion and book signing with the author to kick off National Library Week on Sunday, April 7, 1-3 p.m.

Ohio State Newark Professor to Discuss Creative Arts Therapy
February 12, 2019
As a facilitator of poetry-writing workshops for those in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction, D.B. Ruderman, Ph.D., The Ohio State University at Newark associate professor of English, regularly uses poetry to aid people in their recovery. He will discuss his experiences at an upcoming Faculty Talks Outside the Box lecture on Wed., Feb. 27 at 7 p.m. in room #175 of the Warner Center.

The Decline of the Pollinator
February 12, 2019
Professor Karen Goodell is at the forefront of bee conservation research. Bees are an important contributor to the global food supply, yet many populations are declining.

The premiere of A Reader’s Theater for the Declining Actor
February 6, 2019
Set to Open at the Black Box Theater Written, directed and starring local favorites Edie L. Norlin and Dennis Kohler

A Buckeye Through and Through
February 1, 2019
Ohio State Newark Made College Possible for Alumnus Ralph Lahmon

Ohio State Newark/COTC Sponsor FIRST LEGO League Robotics Tournament
January 31, 2019
For the eighth consecutive year, Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) and The Ohio State University at Newark sponsored an Ohio FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) Robotics Tournament in Licking County.

Student Stories of Today’s Human Rights Bring Martin Luther King Jr. Struggle to the Present
January 24, 2019
During the 10th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration, students shared their experiences of human right violations.

Ohio State Newark to Host Author of New Memoir, Panel of Female Writers
January 18, 2019
​The Ohio State University at Newark will welcome Bridgett Davis to celebrate the release of her compelling new memoir, The World According to Fannie Davis: My Mother’s Life in the Detroit Numbers. The award-winning fiction writer will read from her book on Thursday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. in room 126 (performance platform) of the John L. and Christine Warner Library and Student Center. Davis will also participate in a panel discussion on Friday, Mar. 1, at noon with fellow writers Karen Thomas and Rhoda McKinney-Jones in the Dr. Donald G. and Patsy P. Jones Event Center located in Jane C. and William T. McConnell Hall.

Audition Dates Scheduled for The Authentic Life of Billy the Kid
January 8, 2019
Auditions are open to the public and will be held on Monday, Jan. 28 and Tuesday, Jan. 29, at 7 p.m. at The Black Box Theater in LeFevre Hall, 1199 University Drive.

CANCELED: Ohio State Newark Professor to Discuss Essentialism and the Hope for Change
January 8, 2019
Unfortunately, this event has been canceled due to speaker illness. Get well soon Dr. Swigger!

The Ohio State University at Newark Announces Autumn Semester 2018 Dean’s List
January 7, 2019
​The Ohio State University at Newark has released its dean’s list for autumn semester 2018.* To qualify, students must be enrolled at least 12 credit hours and achieve a 3.5 GPA. *Only students who have granted Ohio State Newark permission to release their names to the public are listed.

Ohio State Newark Student’s Nonprofit Brings New Meaning to Giving a Helping Hand
December 20, 2018
As someone who has lived much of his life with only one hand Aaron Westbrook knows how to help the recipients of his nonprofit, Form5 Prosthetics Inc.

Ohio State Newark Student Inspired to Reach for the Stars
December 17, 2018
What student Brittany Myers intended as a brief question and answer meeting with The Ohio State University at Newark Associate Professor Michael Stamatikos, Ph.D. has turned into a mentorship she never expected.

Ohio State Newark Faculty to Take Seat in Ohio House
December 12, 2018
January seventh will be the dawn of a new era in the career of Mary Lightbody, Ph.D., senior lecturer of education at The Ohio State University at Newark.

Ohio State Newark Fall Choral Concert Set
November 16, 2018
The University Chorus at The Ohio State University at Newark will present “All You Need Is Love: A Beatles Tribute” on Friday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Founders Hall Auditorium.

Exploration as limitless as the universe at Ohio State Newark
November 13, 2018
​It’s an ordinary Wednesday morning for most college students. But for those enrolled in Astronomy 1143 at The Ohio State University at Newark, it’s time to leave our earthly plane and travel 2.5 million light years across the cosmos to the Andromeda galaxy.

Public Invited to Lecture about North Korea
November 8, 2018
Mitchell Lerner, Ph.D., director of the Ohio State Institute for Korean Studies and associate professor of history, will provide some relevant background about contemporary North Korea and offer insights into both how U.S. – North Korean relations have evolved and how we might proceed at an upcoming Faculty Talks Outside the Box lecture.

Water Warriors Screening and Discussion at Ohio State Newark
November 7, 2018
​Water Warriors tells the true story of regular citizens from diverse communities who came together to triumph over a corporate foe that threatened their natural resources.

Crossing Delancey Set to Open at Black Box Theater
November 2, 2018
As Izzy’s “old world” heritage clashes with her ethnically neutral career world, she must decide who she is and what kind of life she wants to live. Izzy’s reluctant journey offers hope of a blossoming romance and a new beginning.

2018 National Roll Call Honors Service Members
October 31, 2018
For the eighth year in a row, Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) and The Ohio State University at Newark will participate in the Remembrance Day National Roll Call from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 9 at the Martha Grace Reese Amphitheatre on the shared campus of COTC and Ohio State Newark.