Stories tagged with: Zane State College

August 10, 2015 - 4:00pm
50 weeks 5 hours ago

As the middle of August nears, many kids are preparing to go back to school, but for freshmen at Zane State College, the first day has already arrived. 

Freshmen began a week long First Year Experience orientation Monday. The college  has this each year to get the students ready for the first day of classes. Freshmen business management major, Hannah Coon and, alternative energy major, Justin Snider said it's doesn't seem real yet. 

"It hasn't hit me yet,...

July 3, 2015 - 5:57pm
1 year 3 weeks ago

Dr. Chad Brown said building pathways to help college become more affordable is one of his main focuses as Zane State College's new president.

Dr. Brown officially began his duties this week. He told us developing pathways will help people in the community recognize an affordable way to combat rising costs, in order to complete their degree and educational objectives.

"When we talk about pathways, we talk about being able to see how courses you take, maybe as a college-...

July 2, 2015 - 5:51pm
1 year 3 weeks ago

Zane State College's new president started his second day on the job Thursday.

Dr. Chad Brown has been with the college for roughly 11 years, and a history of success is what brought him to his new position. The former provost and executive vice president of Zane State, said most of his work over the years has been mainly focused on student success initiatives.

"How do we help the students that come in the door finish their degree and and work towards completion, that's a a...

June 15, 2015 - 5:47pm
1 year 5 weeks ago

Female golfers from around the area came out to the Zanesville Country Club Monday to celebrate women's education.

The Zane State College Foundation held its 7th annual Afternoon Tee: Drive for Women to raise money for women's scholarships. President of Zane State College, Doctor Paul Brown, talked to us about the success of Monday's event.

"It's great, we've raised about $40,000 for women's scholarships, and that's what today is all about to raise money for women,"...

June 10, 2015 - 12:14pm
1 year 6 weeks ago

The fifth annual YMCA S.T.E.A.M. Camp was held at Zane State College's Science Building this week.

S.T.E.A.M. stands for science, technology, engineering, art, and math. It is a free four day camp for children in grades three through eight. Assistant Professor at Zane State, Katie Hooper-Boyd gave us an overview of how the camp is structured.

"It covers science as well...

June 4, 2015 - 2:55pm
1 year 7 weeks ago

 Zane State College and Muskingum University are teaming up to give local college students a path to a Bachelor's Degree.

The college and university signed a memorandum of agreement June 4 at the Galleria of the Advanced Science and Technology Center on Zane State's campus. The agreement grants students transferring from Zane State to Muskingum University a $2,500 scholarship. President of Zane State Paul Brown said that the money will make getting a four-year degree a tangible...

May 9, 2015 - 8:26pm
1 year 11 weeks ago

Today is the start of something wonderful and new for the now alumni of Zane State College.

This afternoon nearly 300 students received their diploma from Zane State College. President of the school, Doctor Paul Brown explains what it means to be able to prepare this many students to go into the world.

"It's great. I mean it's healthy for the communities that we live in because you know in our history which goes back about 46 years, 75 percent of over 11,000 graduates still...

April 30, 2015 - 7:15am
1 year 12 weeks ago

Top stories for Thursday, April 30, 2015.

Heather Bowers in Court

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - 24-year-old Heather Bowers was in court Wednesday and entered a not guilty plea to two counts of aggravated vehicular homicide, four counts of aggravated vehicular assault, and two counts of operating a vehicle under the influence. Judge Fleegle continued bowers bond as set at 100 thousand dollars.

Swearing-in Ceremony


April 29, 2015 - 6:15pm
1 year 12 weeks ago

Zane State has scored the presence of a former Buckeye football coach.

Jim Tressel is now the president at Youngstown State University, and he will be delivering the commencement speech at Zane State on May 9. College President, Dr. Paul Brown, said having Tressel come is very exciting.

"We're really excited about him being here first of all," Brown said. "We're honored that he's willing to do this for us, but anybody that knows Jim Tressel knows that he's been...

April 14, 2015 - 10:28am
1 year 14 weeks ago

Many areas make up healthy living, eating right, having a safe home and exercise to name a few. 

At Zane State College the public as well as students took part in a community health expo that exposed visitors to the proper way to perform CPR. Exercise techniques and the dangers of smoking along with many others.

Interim Vice President for Student Services Larisa Harper said, "It's important that we have a variety of folks from the college that teach healthy living and...

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