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Mentoring Program at OSUM Brings Together High School and College Students

12 Jun , 2019  

A new mentoring program at The Ohio State University at Mansfield is bringing high school freshman together with college freshmen. Students from the Buckeye Living and Learning Community (BLLC, formerly called SMART) at Ohio State Mansfield meet with 9th grade students from Mansfield Senior High School to discuss important topics and provide insight on their journey to higher education. More…

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OSU Trustees Meet; Approve New Mansfield Campus Degree Program

1 Jun , 2019  

At its meeting on Friday, The Ohio State University Board of Trustees took action on several items, including the revocation of Richard Strauss’ emeritus status and moving on several large construction projects.

Also OK’d was a new degree program for regional campuses including Mansfield. More…

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Student Success Support Helps Mother Finish Two Degrees At OSUM

22 May , 2019  

The phrase “her smile lights up the room” doesn’t quite do Becca Lamp justice. The 25-year old from Ontario is the kind of woman whose vibrancy and positivity shines a bright light on even the darkest of places. Yet even she had doubts back in 2016 when the then-college sophomore found herself pregnant and unsure whether she could finish her college degree. More…

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Analysis: OSU Has $15.2 Billion Impact On Ohio; Mansfield Campus Has $54.7 Million Impact

20 May , 2019  

President Michael V. Drake announced last Wednesday at the Columbus Metropolitan Club the findings of a new economic impact analysis showing that The Ohio State University generates $15.2 billion annually in economic impact for the state of Ohio – which equates to more than $1.735 million in economic impact every hour.

Ohio State’s research enterprise, medical complex, construction projects, athletics events and status as Ohio’s fourth-largest employer combined in Fiscal Year 2018 to support more than 123,000 jobs across Ohio. Putting that in context: One in every 57 jobs in the state is directly or indirectly supported or sustained by the university. More…

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Ohio State Mansfield Receives Grant To Launch $2 Million Food Project

14 May , 2019  

The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) awarded a matching grant to The Ohio State University at Mansfield to launch a $2 million dollar urban sustainable food system project that will increase access to fruits, vegetables and other specialty crops while supporting the local economy. The project was developed and is being managed by Associate Professor of Environmental History Kip Curtis. More…

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Path To An OSU Degree Set To Change

2 May , 2019  

The path to a degree at The Ohio State University, including at the Mansfield campus, may be changing soon.

The University Senate has overwhelmingly approved the first major overhaul of Ohio State’s General Education curriculum since its creation more than 30 years ago.

The university will now begin working on detailed implementation plans so that the new GE program can launch in Autumn Semester 2021, providing a cohesive academic foundation for a generation of future Buckeyes. More…

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New Experience For Second Year OSUM Students Next Fall

27 Apr , 2019  

The Second-Year Transformational Experience Program (STEP) will be available to students on The Ohio State University at Mansfield campus for the first time next academic year. The program helps students maximize their college success and career opportunities. STEP offers an opportunity for students to form strong faculty connections, receive guided exploration of educational opportunities, and experience concentrated personal and professional development programs. More…

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Meet OSUM Student Martese Roulette: Video

25 Apr , 2019  

The Ohio State University at Mansfield has been showcasing several of its students in recent posts. This week, the school introduces you to Martese Roulette.

Martese is the first person in his family to pursue a four-year college degree. At first, the Cleveland native wasn’t sure about attending to The Ohio State University at Mansfield, but is so glad he decided to start his college career in Mansfield. More…

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Ohio State Mansfield Crew Tackles Trash

16 Apr , 2019  

A group of more than 40 students, staff, and faculty from The Ohio State University at Mansfield met at Buckeye Village Apartments last week, armed with bags and gloves ready to take on the trash along a section of Lexington-Springmill road near the wooded area between the Mansfield campus and Walker Lake Road in Ontario. More…

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Meet Sam Corrigan, OSUM Student: Video

11 Apr , 2019  

Over the last several weeks, The Ohio State University at Mansfield has been sharing videos introducing you to members of its college family. Through these short films it is possible to get a sense for the types of students that OSUM attracts these days – and you also have the opportunity to meet some very interesting people.

Take senior Sam Corrigan, for instance. More…

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OSUM Play To Feature First-Time Student Director

9 Apr , 2019  

Anyssa Hanna first fell in love with the theatre when she was only five years old. She began acting in first grade in Cleveland. Now, as a freshman social work student at The Ohio State University at Mansfield, she will be directing her first play, For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf by Ntozake Shange.

“The play is about seven African American women and each one of them has a struggle in their life,” Hanna explains. “It discusses how each one of the women got through their problems by talking and supporting one another.” More…

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Meet OSUM Student Braxton Daniels: Video

29 Mar , 2019  

The Ohio State University at Mansfield has been showcasing several of its students in recent posts. This week, the school introduces you to Braxton Daniels.

Braxton is the first person in his family to pursue a four-year college degree. Braxton is thriving at The Ohio State University at Mansfield. The Office of Career Services on campus helped him find jobs and internships. More…

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Student Artwork Showcased In Exhibit

27 Mar , 2019  

Creativity is key when it comes to student artwork at The Ohio State University at Mansfield. Freshman art major Abby Vincent (pictured) exudes creativity and originality in her artwork.

She has been chosen to participate in the 2019 Student Exhibition beginning Tuesday, April 2 through April 16 at the Pearl Conard Gallery located in Ovalwood Hall. The annual student exhibition showcases artwork created by students during the academic year. More…

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Two OSUM Students Realize Benefits From Paid Internships

25 Mar , 2019  

Obviously, attending classes and getting good grades is an important component of academic success for students at The Ohio State University at Mansfield. That shared, securing an internship can be that extra step that leads to their career success. Make it a paid internship, as an estimated 90 percent of internships available at the Mansfield campus are, and that’s the icing on the graduation cake.

Ryan Jenkins and Hannah Williams (pictured above) have both completed internships and experienced the benefits they can bring. More…