Stories tagged with: OUZ

January 10, 2011 - 5:30pm
3 years 28 weeks ago

Due to power outages at Ohio University Zanesville and Zane State, both campuses will be shut down at 4:30 p.m. for the remainder of Monday. Classes will resume tomorrow morning.

The board meeting scheduled for tonight will be moved to the Welcome Center.

The Willett Pratt campus in Cambridge is still open.

September 23, 2010 - 8:57pm
3 years 44 weeks ago

Red balloons are filling the campus at Ohio University-Zanesville.

The 5th Annual Light The Night Walk took place Thursday evening. It's a part of a nationwide event to help raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

"Our mission is to cure blood cancer's Leukemia, Lymphoma, Hodgkins Disease and Myeloma and improve the quality of life for patients and their families," said Executive Director Phil Tanner of the Ohio Central Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma...

August 11, 2010 - 5:02pm
3 years 50 weeks ago

They say you can't put a price on education, but one local college is providing it for free.

Ohio University- Zanesville is giving the public an opportunity to sign up for one college course, free of charge. The school says that with the economic downturn, many are returning to school to advance their education.

"Well I think especially if you look at the economy as it is today, you know providing people with the opportunity to further their education is really the key...

August 11, 2010 - 4:53pm
3 years 50 weeks ago

Officials at Ohio University Zanesville and Zane State have announced evening classes have been cancelled for Wednesday.

The cancellation is due to a power outage


May 18, 2010 - 1:02pm
4 years 10 weeks ago

Everyone knows to get a college education it's going to cost you. Now the price of tuition is higher than ever.

Financial Aid Coordinator at Ohio University Zanesville Vicki DeLucas said tuition has gone up just about everywhere.

"A lot of school are increasing their tuition just because of the cuts in federal and state aid and it makes it difficult for schools to keep up with everything that goes on without increasing their tuition," DeLucas said.

DeLucas said...

March 4, 2010 - 6:54pm
4 years 21 weeks ago

Being a nurse is more than just earning a paycheck.

That simple message is what orthopedic nurse, Cynthia Limburgh, wanted to impart to the public Thursday at the Ohio University- Zanesville Campus. She says she wants to empower and motivate students as to how they can make a difference everyday in someone's life.

"By watching people in their nursing careers, how they are taking care of people by wiping the brow of someone who is fevered or by holding the hand of...

October 29, 2009 - 7:31pm
4 years 39 weeks ago

Students at the Ohio University Zanesville Campus, donned their graduation hats and received their certificates Thursday. But they are not your average students.

130 senior citizens are graduating from a "Cyber Senior" program sponsored by Zyandex. The program taught seniors the basics of computers, cell phones and the Internet.

In the nine years the "Cyber Senior" program has been in existence, it has graduated 1,200 senior citizens.  The "...

September 25, 2009 - 1:32pm
4 years 44 weeks ago


A local university is breaking records.

The enrollment at Ohio University of Zanesville is up 7% to a total of 1,680 students. While more people are going back to school due to the economic downturn, OUZ believes its community outreach helped spark interest in higher education.


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