Campus Life March 5
Be the first to check out Columbus State’s new logo and refreshed “brand” at a special
event just for students, Thursday, March 6, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Nestor Hall West (quiet) lounge!
Tell us something (anything!) about your Columbus State experience, and we’ll give
you a t-shirt or cinch bag to wear or use proudly! View the new TV commercials—they
have lots of your friends from this semester in them! This special sneak peek is just
for students, so stop by Nestor Hall Lounge on Thursday and see what all the buzz
Don’t forget to nominate an outstanding woman
March is Women’s “Herstory” Month, and Columbus State will celebrate the achievement
of women with several special events, including the Leadership Awards and Celebration,
on Wednesday, March 26.
Now is the time to nominate a Columbus State woman you know for the Outstanding Woman Leader Award by completing and submitting a nomination form. Multiple winners will be named. Nominations
are also being sought for a faculty or staff member who has worked at Columbus State
for at least five years and demonstrates a legacy in leadership. You can complete
and submit a nomination for the Legacy in Leadership Award online here. Get your nominations in soon. The deadline is March 7.
Women’s Herstory Month 2014 month, “Take Action: Character, Courage, Commitment”
All events are free and open to the public. The schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, March 5 (Columbus Campus) and Wednesday, March 19 (Delaware Campus)
Take Action: International Women’s Day-Honor Diaries Screening and Panel Discussion
11:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m. Library Media Studio
Honor Diaries is the first film to break the silence on ‘honor violence’ against women and girls. Honor Diaries is more than a movie; it is a movement to save women and girls from human rights
abuses around the world and here in America.
Wednesday, March 19
Take Action: Wellness and Empowerment Fair, featuring My Very Own Blanket
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Delaware Hall Gymnasium
This event focuses on the education, empowerment, health and well-being of women of
all ages. Maintaining good health and wellness takes a conscious effort and dedication!
Participants will be empowered to achieve their full potential by living holistically.
In addition to the fair, participants can impact their community by creating a blanket
for a youth in foster care; the blankets will benefit My Very Own Blanket.
Monday, March 24
Take Action: Show Your Courage and Donate Blood
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Nestor Hall, West Lounge
Everyone at Columbus State is given an opportunity to enhance the lives of others
by “giving the gift of life” during regularly scheduled Blood Drives. Feel free to
give of yourself and receive rewarding gratification that only giving brings.
Wednesday, March 26
Women’s Herstory Month: Leadership Awards and Celebration
Featuring Keynote Speaker Dawn Tyler Lee, Senior Vice President of Community Impact,
United Way of Central Ohio
11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Workforce Development Center, Ballroom
Celebrate the Outstanding Women Leaders of Columbus State! Both employees and students
will be recognized for their leadership and achievements. Light refreshments will
be served. Event is free and open to the public.
Wednesday, March 26
Women's "Herstory" Month Speed Networking
Workforce Development Center Ballroom
Following the Leadership Awards at 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Attend this workshop to experience speed networking/mentoring with women leaders!
Participants can also enter to win prizes. During this workshop, you will gain networking
tips, and then, just like speed-dating, rotate in groups and have opportunities to
seek advice from several women leaders from the community. Topics will include professional
growth, health, being a more inclusive leader, civic and community engagement, dreaming
big, and more!
Don't miss important activities- Check the calendar!
Lots more activities and events can be found on the Columbus State Activities Calendar:
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