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New Exhibition At Conard Opened Tuesday

22 Jan , 2020  

2019 – 2020 Exhibitions

Tuesday, September 3 – Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Reception: Tuesday, September 3, 2019 from 12:35 – 1:30 pm Gloria Shows is a Filipino American artist whose work is largely influenced by her formative years in Japan, England, and the United States.

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OSU Online Undergrad Programs Ranked No. 1 In The Nation

21 Jan , 2020  

The Ohio State University has been recognized as the best in the nation for online undergraduate education. U.S. News & World Report ranked the university’s online bachelor’s programs No. 1 for 2020 — up two spots over the previous year. Additionally, Ohio State’s online Master of Science in Nursing program is ranked No. 4 nationally and No. 2 among public universities, with three of the program’s specialties also placing among the top four. Read More

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Butler Elementary Honored For Commitment To Military Families

18 Jan , 2020  

Ohio State Superintendent of Public Instruction Paolo DeMaria announced this week  that 94 schools across Ohio will receive the coveted Purple Star Award this school year. The Purple Star designation recognizes schools that demonstrate a major commitment to serving students and families connected to the United States armed forces. One Richland County school, Butler Elementary, made the list. The full listing of awardees is available by clicking here. Read More

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Schools

Plymouth High School Sports Teams To Host “Love Doesn’t Shove” Event

15 Jan , 2020  

Plymouth High School’s spring sports teams are bringing Gabriella Kreuz, possibly best known to us as the Cleveland Indian’s in-game host, to speak on the topic of relationships and abuse. It’s an important topic for teenagers, to teach them about healthy and acceptable behavior as they begin to navigate more mature relationships on their way to adulthood. The public is also welcome to attend the event, which is scheduled for 3:00 PM at Plymouth High School on March 16. There is no cost to do so. Read More

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Schools

New Interim Principal At Spanish Immersion School

14 Jan , 2020  

Brennan mug Michael Brennan has been assigned as interim principal at the Spanish Immersion School to succeed Gabe Costa, who resigned unexpectedly late last week. Brennan had served as principal at Sherman Elementary School since August 2017. He came to Mansfield City Schools from the K-8 St. Julie School in Lyndurst, Ohio, where he was assistant principal and director of special education. Read More

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Schools

OSU Mansfield’s Spring Play Is A Fresh Take On An Old Poem

13 Jan , 2020  

The Ohio State University at Mansfield’s spring play, “Back to the Divine Comedy”, will offer the audience a rocking new look at the story originally told in Dante’s poem “The Divine Comedy”. In this new telling, a modern Dante starts a journey to the afterlife with the hope of bringing back to life his dead young wife. Following the path of his ancestor, he walks through hell, purgatory, and heaven. Along the way bizarre characters show him how eternal life has changed during the last 700 years. It is a timeless story of love, loss, facing your fears, and finding your way. Read More

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Schools

Public Invited To Strategic Planning Sessions

11 Jan , 2020  

Development of a five-year strategic plan for Mansfield City Schools will move forward with a series of student, staff and community focus groups to be held on January 14 and February 19. The Mansfield City Schools District is reaching out to all community members to receive their input and help in developing a strategic plan that will set priorities, focus energy and resources, and set attainable goals for the District. Read More

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Schools

DARE Taking Place In Plymouth

9 Jan , 2020  

D.A.R.E. Exclusive Enhancement Program

“Opioid & Over-The-Counter / Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention” Designated For: 5th and 6th Grade Students Sponsored By: Plymouth Police Department and Mansfield Richland County Public Library- Plymouth Branch When: Session #1- Thursday, January 23, 2020 from 3:30-4:15PM Session #2- Thursday, January 30, 2020 from 3:30-4:15PM Location: MRCPL- Plymouth Branch 29 West Broadway St.

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Braille Book Donation

7 Jan , 2020  

Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center – Local Family and MOESC Staff Collaborate for Braille Book Donation

On Thursday, December 19 th , a local family generously provided 24 Braille books to the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library. Sarah and Josh Madden of Mansfield donated the books to the library in their son, Wyatt’s name. Wyatt is 2 and has a diagnosis of Peters’ Anomaly, a disorder of the eye that affects the cornea.

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New Degree Program At NCSC

5 Jan , 2020  

NEW Business Analytics Degree available at NC State – North Central State College

MANSFIELD, OHIO – North Central State College is offering a new associate degree in Business Analytics. Students will begin taking classes toward the new degree during the spring 2020 semester. Business Analytics combines business knowledge (i.e. economics, management and marketing) with the use of processes and applications such as Microsoft Business Intelligence suite.

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OSU Mansfield Is Seeking Outstanding Alumni

21 Dec , 2019  

The Ohio State University at Mansfield’s alumni awards program honors outstanding alumni who have contributed significantly to their professions and/or communities. Do you know an outstanding alumni? You can nominate him or her for either the Alumni Hall of Fame or the Early Achievement Award. Read More

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OSU Awarded Over $2 Million For New Tech Scholarships

16 Dec , 2019  

New scholarships will support students learning the latest advancements in computer science. The Ohio State University is one of 35 colleges and universities across the state to receive support from the Choose Ohio First program. The new scholarships will boost Ohio’s efforts to strengthen the state’s workforce in technology-related fields such as coding and cybersecurity. Lt. Gov. Jon Husted and Department of Higher Education Chancellor Randy Gardner announced the details of the program on Friday. Read More

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Annual Ohio School Performance Awards Announced; Local Schools Recognized

11 Dec , 2019  

On Monday, the Ohio Board of Education and State Superintendent of Public Instruction Paolo DeMaria recognized 63 districts, 436 schools and 12 Career-Technical Planning Districts for achieving high performance, outstanding progress and momentum for students across Ohio. The recognition included multiple Richland County schools: Read More

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Schools, Sports

It’s State Championship Week In Richland County!

2 Dec , 2019  

The superlatives have been flying around the county for the last three days, and with good reason. Two Richland County high schools are making the first-ever trek to Canton later this week to play in championship games for their respective Ohio High School Athletic Association football divisions. One of the largest and perhaps the smallest enrollment schools are making a statement about the quality of sporting in the north central Ohio area. State championships can be transformative. When Galion won the Divison II state football title in 1985 in a 6-0 victory over Youngstown Cardinal Mooney, the win had a ripple effect that lasted for years in a city where economic hard times had eroded optimism. Read More

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