Schools, Sports

Ohio State Mansfield Basketball Tip-Off Right Around The Corner

21 Oct , 2019  

It’s the time of year when high school football enters its final weeks collegiate and high school basketball seasons begin. With that comes the opening games for the 2019-2020 season for The Ohio State University at Mansfield’s men’s and women’s basketball squads. Both are members of the Ohio Regional Campus Conference (ORCC) which OSUM joined in 2010. The ORCC includes nine regional campuses from Ohio State, Ohio University, Akron, Wayne State, and Miami University. Read More

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Schools

Learn About Financial Aid For College

16 Oct , 2019  

Confused about financial aid for college? Help is on the way! As of October 1, students planning to attend college may complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2020-2021 school year. The completed FAFSA is submitted to the US Department of Education for processing; once processed, the Department of Education provides the data to schools designated by the student so that those schools can assemble financial aid packages for the student. The financial aid offered to the student may be in the form of loans, grants, or work-study opportunities. Read More

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All About Richland, Schools

Meet OSU Mansfield’s Sesquicentennial Scholars

15 Oct , 2019  

Ohio State awarded 150 Sesquicentennial Scholarships to students across the university for the 2019-20 academic year in honor of the sesquicentennial. The Sesquicentennial Student Scholar Leadership Program is one part of the university’s sesquicentennial celebration and demonstrates a commitment to increasing access and affordability while recognizing students’ academic and non-academic accomplishments and diverse interests. Here is a look at each of the five Sesquicentennial Scholars attending The Ohio State University at Mansfield: Read More

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BWC Approves $6.6 Million for School Safety, Security; Local Schools Benefit

14 Oct , 2019  

The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) has approved $6.6 million in grants since July 1 to improve school safety and security across Ohio. Six of those grants have gone to five Richland County schools. Read More

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Crime Statistics Reported For All OSU Campuses, Including Mansfield

12 Oct , 2019  

The Ohio State University has released its Annual Security and Fire Safety Reports, showing an increase in present-day crime reporting on or near the Columbus campus. It also reveals statistics for crime on the university’s regional campuses, including The Ohio State University at Mansfield. The release, with statistics from January 1, 2018, through December 31, 2018, complies with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Read More

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Senator Sherrod Brown Chosen To Deliver OSU Commencement Address

10 Oct , 2019  

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown will deliver the commencement address to autumn graduates of The Ohio State University. Approximately 3,600 students will receive degrees during the ceremony, which begins at 2 PM on Sunday, December 15 at the Jerome Schottenstein Center. “I am pleased to welcome U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown to speak at our university’s autumn commencement ceremony,” said President Michael V. Drake. “An engaged leader and proud Ohio State alumnus, Senator Brown lends his broad expertise to some of our nation’s most significant policy discussions. His passion for public service will inspire our graduates as they consider their own impact as global citizens.” Read More

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Schools

A Buckeye Homecoming In Columbus Includes A Mansfield Twist

8 Oct , 2019  

A blackout in Ohio Stadium and a parade and pep rally marked 107 years of homecoming events at The Ohio State University with a nod to the university’s founding history. The theme for the 2019 homecoming was “Back to the Future,” as Ohio State continues a yearlong celebration of its sesquicentennial. Read More

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Schools

Community To Have Role As Mansfield Schools Develop Strategic Plan

24 Sep , 2019  

Mansfield City Schools has begun development of a strategic plan, a five-year road map to achieve specific district goals and objectives. The process began earlier this month when the Board of Education and district administrators met with Dr. Bobby Moore, founder of EPiC Impact Education Group, who will lead the process toward debuting the completed plan in August. Read More

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Students And Parents: Find Out About OSUM During Campus Visit Days

19 Sep , 2019  

Although the school year just began, it’s not too early for graduating seniors to start considering their options for college. Actually, seniors along with juniors, sophomores and even freshmen have the ability to check out at least one Richland County option, The Ohio State University at Mansfield (OSUM) during OSUM Campus Visit Day events. These events are designed to let high school students explore the idea of attending the Ohio State University at Mansfield by gaining familiarity with the campus and the school itself. The schedule of the events includes the opportunity to learn about OSUM, tour the campus, visit student housing, and meet with staff in admissions, advising, and financial aid. Read More

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Diversity Shows Strongly In OSU’s New Enrollment Numbers

16 Sep , 2019  

A new report highlighting enrollment numbers at The Ohio State University shows the university is seeing historic success as it celebrates the 150th anniversary of its founding. The same report shows that enrollment numbers at The Ohio State University at Mansfield are slightly, but not alarmingly, lower. Read More

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Schools

School Report Cards Released By Ohio Department Of Education

13 Sep , 2019  

On Thursday, the Ohio Department of Education gave Ohio school districts their annual performance assessments. The Ohio Department of Education’s 2019 School Report Cards are designed to give parents, communities, educators and policymakers information about the performance of districts and schools – to celebrate success and identify areas for improvement. This information identifies schools to receive intensive supports, drives local conversations on continuous improvement, and provides transparent reporting on the performance of students in foundational skills and knowledge and other important outcomes such as graduation and college and career readiness. The goal is to ensure equitable outcomes and high expectations for all of Ohio’s students. Read More

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Schools, Sports

Senior High Tyger Footballers Form Bond With Younger Fans

7 Sep , 2019  

When Jordan Monica’s third-graders at Sherman Elementary School thought about signing a card of support for the Mansfield Senior High football team, they decided instead to express their Tyger pride in a much bigger way. The result was a life lesson about motivation, love and support and a lasting bond between teenage football players and their elementary-school admirers. Read More

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Schools

Take Note of Changes to the Requirements for High School Graduation

6 Sep , 2019  

Richland County parents and students take note: the Ohio Department of Education is spreading the word about new high school graduation requirements. The requirements for graduation have been changed more than once by the state legislature in recent years such that there are currently three different sets of requirement rules for the four different high school grade levels. The most recent changes, made for the class of 2023, are expected to now be the permanent Ohio graduation requirement system (unless the legislature makes future changes). Read More

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Schools

OSUM Theatre Season Begins Later This Month

2 Sep , 2019  

Three student productions  will be performed at The Ohio State University at Mansfield this coming academic year. Near the end of September, the Theatre Department is presenting “Connected” by Lia Romeo. In a series of interrelated short stories, this is a funny, heartbreakingly real look at love and friendship in the age of socia media. Read More

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