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What Local Colleges Plan to Do in the Fall

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman What Local Colleges Plan to Do in the Fall

In early June, several colleges and universities planned to return to in-person classes this fall. Of course, those schools spoke too soon. In the two months since, COVID-19 cases have continued to rise in Franklin County, with the highest newly-reported case rates of the pandemic in mid-July. The state’s Public Health Advisory System was unveiled […]

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Columbus State Community College Removing Christopher Columbus Statue

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus State Community College Removing Christopher Columbus Statue

After 32 years on display, the statue of Christopher Columbus will be removed from the main campus of Columbus State Community College (CSCC). Representatives with the school issued a statement on the college’s website earlier today stating that the statue will be dismantled and stored. “In taking this action, we are being mindful of societal […]

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Columbus State Bond Issue Passes

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Columbus State Bond Issue Passes

The longer-than-expected Ohio primary election finally came to a close on Tuesday, April 28, and results from the Franklin County Board of Elections show a bond issue from Columbus State Community College has passed. CSCC proposed Issue 21, a $300 million bond issue that will fund the modernization of 200 classrooms and labs, upgraded technology […]

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CSCC Putting Bond Issue on the March Ballot

Susan Post Susan Post CSCC Putting Bond Issue on the March Ballot

Columbus State Community College is proposing a $300 million bond issue for the March 2020 ballot to fund the modernization of its facilities. CSCC’s capital plan details facility and IT infrastructure maintenance and improvements to the campus’ buildings whose average age is nearly 50 years. Specific improvements outlined for the bond money include projects to: […]

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Blend, Mid-Ohio Market Open at Columbus State

Susan Post Susan Post Blend, Mid-Ohio Market Open at Columbus State

The first of two eateries at Columbus State Community College’s recently completed Mitchell Hall is now open. Located at 250 Cleveland Ave., Blend Cafe + Bakery offers a variety of pastries, grab-and-go items, sandwiches and soups, as well as a rotating daily hot option. Students are hands-on in virtually every part of the operation. All […]

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Hard Hat Tour: Columbus State’s Mitchell Hall

Brent Warren Brent Warren Hard Hat Tour: Columbus State’s Mitchell Hall

The dedication ceremony for Columbus State Community College’s newest building is scheduled for August 12, two weeks before the start of fall semester. The three-story, 80,000-square-foot Mitchell Hall – located at 250 Cleveland Ave. – was a hub of activity during a recent hard hat tour, as workers loaded in equipment and put the finishing […]

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The Confluence Cast: Storyteller Donte Woods-Spikes

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Storyteller Donte Woods-Spikes

Who should we have at the table when trying to address the challenges and opportunities in Columbus? Storyteller and filmmaker Donte Woods-Spikes talks about that, being a young black man in Columbus, and how he tries to show the importance of being present with family and friends in his work. Shownotes for this episode This […]

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