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CSCC President Shares Ideas on Urban Development

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Columbus State Community College is the largest community college in the state of Ohio with over 30,000 enrolled students. To put things in perspective, that’s nearly half the size of The Ohio State University’s 64,000 students. Many of Columbus State’s students attend classes at the Downtown campus, which sits on 80 acres located in the […]


Columbus State Renovating Union Hall

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Columbus State Community College recently announced a significant upgrade and expansion to Union Hall, located on their Downtown campus. The $15 million renovation plans call for an additional 17,000 square feet of space. “When the building opened 35 years ago it was state-of-the-art for the programs delivered at the time,” said Dr. Polly Owen, Dean […]


Taste the Future 2010 – Ticket Giveaway

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The 22nd Annual “Taste the Future” event takes place next Tuesday, September 14th at Columbus State, and helps to raise funds for student scholarships and programs. Over 50 local restaurants are participating this year, and we’ve got four tickets to giveaway today! To enter to win, simply log in and post a reply to this […]


Columbus State has $944M Annual Economic Impact

Walker Evans Walker Evans

A new study from Economic Modeling Specialist, Inc. reveals that Columbus State Community College now has an annual economic impact of nearly $1 Billion on the Central Ohio region. That figure is up 28% from a 2007 study that showed the impact to be $737M. Last year, CSCC was crowned with the distinction of being […]


Taste the Future 2009 – Photo Review

 Kyle Schriner

Columbus State Community College held its 21st annual culinary showcase, Taste the Future tonight from 5:30-9pm. Taste the Future was an event featuring culinary masterpieces from more than 50 of central Ohio’s best establishments. The real stars of this event are the amazing chefs from around the community who showed off their remarkable culinary skills. […]


Taste the Future Ticket Giveaway Weekend

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The annual CSCC culinary event Taste the Future takes place on Tuesday, and we’ve got six tickets that we’re giving away in three sets of two. The event features food provided by over 50 restaurants and catering services in Central Ohio.  All proceeds from the event go toward funding scholarships and special projects for students […]


Downtown is home to Ohio’s Largest Comm. College

Walker Evans Walker Evans

But you probably wouldn’t realize it by walking around the “campus area”. As this Dispatch article pointed out on Sunday, the enrollment at Columbus State has grown to over 24,000 students per year. Many of those students attend classes at the school’s largest campus located in the Discovery District area within Downtown Columbus. The article […]


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