Stories tagged with: Ohio University Zanesville

April 15, 2016 - 4:13pm
3 weeks 5 days ago

Seven local high schools came together today to compete in a math quiz contest.

The 6th Annual Math Morning event was held at Ohio University Zanesville campus in Elson Hall Auditorium Friday. The room was packed with students and faculty from each school for support and to cheer on the individual teams. The focus in each of the two contests was on foundations and no calculator will be required or allowed. Philo High School Math Teacher, Jenny Swingle said this is something the...

March 22, 2016 - 3:39pm
3 weeks 5 days ago

A local university is looking to collaborate with the community and bring education opportunities to students.

Ohio University Zanesville addressed Noon Rotarians Tuesday and discussed extending global learning to regional campus students.

"They can experience the world and understand the world as an interconnected organism in the 21st century," Ohio University Zanesville Campus Dean Dr. Jenifer Cushman.

"An example of how we are trying to bring...

March 6, 2016 - 8:48pm
3 weeks 5 days ago

 An event aimed to inspire your inner gardener and share new ideas took place at the Ohio University Zanesville campus.

Nearly 200 members of the community came out to learn new and creative spring-like concepts. Timber Run Gardens has been an active sponsor of the garden show since 2003. Landscape Designer, Marc Brockman told us more about their business.

"We're a full service landscape garden center nursery. We do landscape design we have retail garden products,...

March 23, 2015 - 5:25pm
1 year 22 weeks ago

Each year during safety days at Ohio University Zanesville, speakers talk to students and community members about staying safe.

The director of the criminal justice program at Zane State College, John Gibson, spoke Monday about dealing with disgruntled people. His talk focused on picking up on cues that people give leading up to a violent situation.

"The importance of it is, we're living in a very violent society currently," Gibson said. "I think a lot of times,...

January 30, 2015 - 10:23pm
1 year 29 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Community Foundation held their annual Groundhog Day Celebration Friday.

It was held at the Zane State, Ohio University Zanesville Campus Center in celebration of the foundation's 30th anniversary and to help get the community through the dead of winter. We spoke to CEO Brian Wagner who explains who all the event benefits.

"The money that's raised goes toward our spring grant competition. So the dollars that come in are going right back out into the...

January 8, 2015 - 6:26pm
1 year 32 weeks ago

Zane State College and Ohio University-Zanesville are proud to become smoke free campuses.

Effective since January first of this year, both Zane State College and Ohio University-Zanesville are now smoke free campuses. This morning we spoke with the director of public safety at OUZ, Bethany Hayes, about the reasoning behind this movement.

"Awareness has been a big initiative that we've take on along with this, we wanted to educate our campus on the using of tobacco products...

December 17, 2014 - 6:54pm
1 year 35 weeks ago

Ohio University Zanesville hosted an international strategy session this afternoon.

Dr. Lorna Jean Edmonds, the vice provost for global affairs at Ohio University and Dr. Jenifer Cushman, the Zanesville campus dean and member of the senior international management team for Ohio Unversity met with faculty of OUZ today to discuss the university's international strategy according to campus interests and capacity.

"The goal of this meeting is to think about what we're doing on...

October 23, 2014 - 8:48pm
1 year 43 weeks ago

Ghosts and goblins of all ages gathered together to learn about Halloween safety tonight.

The Ohio University of Zanesville's office of public safety held its second annual "Stranger Danger and Halloween Safety" event this evening. The event had five different stations where kids could participate in activities that taught them how they can both have fun *and* stay safe this Halloween. OUZ's Director of public safety, Bethany Hayes said they covered many safety topics....

September 18, 2014 - 9:34pm
1 year 48 weeks ago

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society held their Light The Night Walk Thursday evening.

Nearly 500 walkers joined together at Ohio University Zanesville Campus to walk for the same great cause--to fund the research of blood cancer. Tim Hamburger, Executive Director of the Central Ohio Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma society, told us a little bit more about tonight's walk.

"It gives family, friends, an opportunity to come out to walk in memory, in honor of and as supporters...

July 25, 2014 - 5:08pm
2 years 4 weeks ago

Ohio University Zanesville and Zane State College held an active shooter drill on their campuses Friday.

The safety event brought together observers and 10 different emergency agencies from across the area. Director of Public Safety, Bethany Hayes says that training like this is incredibly relevant in todays day and age.

"In today's day and age I mean it is very very relevant. 74 shootings have happened since Sandy Hook in December of 2012. So we have to be vigilant, we have...

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