The Human Resources office is making its long-awaited move from 180 Main (and a few other scattered locations) to newly remodeled digs at Room 186 Main, near the doorway that leads to the ATLC.
Virtual Lab (Vlab) will be down for maintenance for approximately 3 hours on Feb. 1 starting at 7 a.m. If you are logged on at this time please save any work and log off or you may lose your work. For this time period no one will be able to logon until the update is complete and all programs have been tested. At that time the server will be rebooted and returned to service.
I have great pleasure to announce that Erica Johnson CPC won the Kentucky Restaurant Association’s Student of the Year award in Louisville. Erica was nominated by Chef Kinsella and Chef Myatt and at present she is finishing her double major degrees in Pastry and Culinary Arts. Erica was also certified as a Certified Pastry Culinarian by the ACF certification last April.
President Owens, members of his executive team and staff members presented the launch of a strategic planning process to the Board of Trustees and members of the Cincinnati State community during the board’s retreat Tuesday afternoon.
Debbie Fulton, a cashier for the Cincinnati State Bookstore for many years, passed away over the weekend.
A much appreciated donated to the Career Closet in Room 143 Main included a set of three keys in a pocket of one of the garments. The keepers of the closet suspect that the keys were not meant to be part of the donation, so they’ve sent them to the corporate headquarters of My CState Daily News (167 Main) in hopes the rightful owner will arrive to claim them.
The undefeated Cincinnati State Lady Surge, currently ranked No. 2 in the NJCAA national poll, and the 13-4 Cincinnati State men’s team will return to action at home on Wednesday for games against conference rival Columbus State Community College. The women’s game will begin at 5:30 p.m., the men’s game at 7:30 p.m.
Dr. Wyatt Cotton, Chemistry Department faculty member, has received a $500 grant from the American Chemical Society (ACS) to start an ACS student chapter here on the campus of Cincinnati State. Charter members are eligible to apply for a “Charter Member Rebate” in the Humanities and Sciences divisions for assistance in paying the $25 membership fee. Students should see Dr. Cotton in Room 232 Main for more information and to pick up their Charter Member Rebate application.
The Board of Trustees is scheduled to meet tomorrow (Tuesday, Jan. 24) to conduct a retreat and a regular public meeting. The retreat is scheduled to begin at 1:15 p.m. in the Conference Center, and conclude by 3:15 p.m. The regular monthly board meeting is scheduled to begin at 3:45 p.m. in the same location. Both meetings are open to the public.
The Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association awarded nearly $20,000 in scholarships to college students in landscape degree programs at Ohio colleges Monday evening at their annual awards ceremony.