Stories tagged with: Zane State

October 14, 2011 - 11:08am
2 years 39 weeks ago

It was a one stop shop for many high school juniors and seniors thinking about their future college plans.

Zane State College and Ohio University-Zanesville hosted their 31st College Day Friday. Zane State College Admissions Coordinator, Jody Burchett, says the main purpose of the event is to give students an opportunity to view different colleges that they may not have a chance to travel to.

"We have colleges from all over Ohio, from West Virginia, Pennsylvania, even one...

June 30, 2011 - 5:03pm
3 years 2 weeks ago

Zane State College receives a major financial boost Thursday for the expansion of its Cambridge campus.

Basic Systems, Incorporated announced a $250,000 investment to Zane State's Building a Vibrant Community Initiative.

This makes the Cambridge based company the largest corporate contributor to the project.

Zane State College alumnus Gene Oliver and his business partner, Tom Stemmer,  presented the check to Zane State President Dr....

May 20, 2011 - 6:10pm
3 years 7 weeks ago

Zane State College is gearing up for its future site of their Advanced Science and Technology Center.

Currently, the old County Home sits where the future facility will be built. Zane State President Dr. Paul Brown says they will continue to use the building for some educational and training purposes until the building is torn down. But more importantly, he is excited for construction to begin on the new facility.

"We are excited. We start this in 2012, maybe in 2013 really...

May 16, 2011 - 5:44pm
3 years 8 weeks ago

Golfers are hitting the course to help out an area college.

Zane State College Foundation held its 25th Annual Golf Outing on Monday at Eaglesticks Golf Club. the event helps raise money to create scholarships for students who attend the school. Over the years, nearly $1.5 million has been awarded to about 1,800 students.

"Even though tuition at Zane State is relatively low, it's still outside of reach of some families, many of the people in our region, in fact about 80% of...

May 15, 2011 - 6:44pm
3 years 8 weeks ago

Area college students are hoping to give stray cats and dogs a place to call home.

The Zane State Business Club held a Pet Adoption Fair on Saturday. The public was invited to enjoy a fun walk with their dogs and help raise money for the Animal Shelter Society in Zanesville.

"One thing that animal shelter does try to get across is to have people spay and neuter their pets because overpopulating animals is an issue that does need to be taken care of and we need responsible...

January 12, 2011 - 5:43pm
3 years 26 weeks ago

Zane State College is bringing the community together by preparing delicious food.

Zane State College's Ethnic Food Fair is returning for its 19th year this Friday. The fair is a part of the college's celebration that honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Multicultural Outreach Coordinator Keisha Norris says food is the perfect way to bring people together.

"They have four different types of food that the culinary students prepare. This year, it's Italian,...

October 14, 2010 - 5:26pm
3 years 39 weeks ago

Ohio's leaders are working to make the state a front-runner in clean energy programs that would make Ohio an attractive place to live and work.

United States Senator Sherrod Brown met with the area's college presidents and business leaders at Zane State College to discuss ways to educate people in clean energy so that they can be better prepared to enter the workforce in high tech fields.

"There's real potential as we come out of this recession that what Governor Strickland'...

September 27, 2010 - 5:37pm
3 years 41 weeks ago

As the two-year college aims to foster growth among students, Zane State itself has noticed a significant increase in enrollment within the past six years.

As a way to handle the growing population of students as well as provide more learning opportunities, Zane State is looking into adding an Advanced Science and Technology Center to its Zanesville campus which will offer various energy programs. Solar energy, geothermal technology and wind energy are just a few of the programs...

August 11, 2010 - 4:53pm
3 years 48 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


June 30, 2010 - 10:14am
4 years 2 weeks ago

Zane State College has suspended classes until noon today (Wednesday) due to a power outage. Director of Marketing and Communications Tamra Pace says students should call the School before coming to campus. A power outage this morning has knocked out service to over 2600 American Electric Power Customers. Service is expected to be restored by around 11:00 Wednesday morning. A-E-P says a squirrel got into a sub-station and caused the outage.

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