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COSI President David Chesebrough Announces Retirement

Walker Evans Walker Evans COSI President David Chesebrough Announces Retirement

After 10 years of service as President and CEO of Columbus’ Center of Science and Industry (COSI), David Chesebrough announced today that he plans to retire at the end of the year. Chesebrough was hired for the position in March 2006, and has lead the organization through a transformative period during its 52 year history. “It has been […]

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COSI Reopens Planetarium

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After a 10 year hiatus, the Planetarium has officially returned to COSI. The updated exhibit has seen a million-dollar renovation and modernization that now features state-of-the-art projection technology. “It’s so dramatically different from what you’ll remember — this is ‘Planetarium Plus’ now that we’ve gone digital,” said COSI President and CEO David Chesebrough. “There is incredible breadth […]

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COSI Planetarium to Reopen in November

Walker Evans Walker Evans COSI Planetarium to Reopen in November

There’s a lot of things that locals loved about the old COSI… the coal mine, the Presidents exhibit, and especially, the Planetarium. So it’s been no surprise that the anticipation has been high surrounding the reopening of the Planetarium ever sine it was first announced back in April. Today, COSI announced the official date that […]

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Planetarium Reopening This Fall at COSI

Walker Evans Walker Evans Planetarium Reopening This Fall at COSI

As COSI hosted its 50th anniversary celebration this past weekend, they did more than just blow out candles and cut the cake. The center officially announced plans that it would be reopening its popular planetarium after a 10 year absence. “A planetarium was an original feature on opening day and I am thrilled to be […]

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TEDxColumbus Announces “A Moment in Time” Theme and Relocation to COSI

Walker Evans Walker Evans TEDxColumbus Announces “A Moment in Time” Theme and Relocation to COSI

The third annual TEDxColumbus will take place on November 11th this year (yes, that’s 11.11.11) at COSI with the theme of “A Moment in Time”. TEDxColumbus is the local edition of the popular TED conference series dedicated to spreading ideas about technology, entertainment and design. “From innovation breakthroughs to poignant experiences to primary research to […]

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David Chesebrough Discusses the Future of COSI

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It seems like only yesterday, but COSI, the Center of Science and Industry has spent a full decade in their current location on Broad Street in Franklinton. Many people have fond memories of the original location while many more have spent the past ten years making new memories in the new building. More recently, COSI […]

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