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Zanesville News YOU Can Use (NYCU)

Fall Semester Week 5


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1)      Rotaract Meeting September 23

2)      MedFlight Training on Campus September 22-24

3)      Dine with the Dean – Meet Dean Cushman and share your ideas!

4)      BSN Steak and Shake Fundraiser

5)      Interested in Habitat For Humanity?

6)      Human Trafficking Awareness Program October 7

7)      Muskingum County Day at OHIO Bobcat Football October 18

8)      Stranger Danger Activity October 23 Help Wanted

9)      Become a Published Author with Zane Traces

10)   Advising Appointments for Spring Semester

11)   FREE Microsoft Office 365 for currently enrolled students

12)   FREE Zanesville Appalachian Arts Project (ZAAP) Membership for Young Adults

13)   Java Jitters Special

14)   Roberta’s Café Specials

15)   News You Can Use (NYCU) Submission Guidelines



1)      Rotaract Meeting September 23

The Rotaract Club, the collegiate version of Rotary, will meet on Tuesday, September 23, at 11 a.m. in the Herrold Hall Pit (just outside the Library). Congratulations to Cara Menninger who won the 50/50 raffle drawing at Fall Fest. She donated her winnings back to the Polio Plus fundraiser. Thanks, Cara.


2)      MedFlight Training on Campus September 22-24

MedFlight will be landing on campus on 9/22 – 9/24 at approximately 12:30 p.m. for a training exercise with the Zanesville and Falls Township Fire Departments.  The training is weather dependent.


3)      Dine with the Dean

Would you like to meet Dean Cushman? Have an idea to share or just want to get more involved on campus? Dr. Cushman is interested in hearing from students of Ohio University Zanesville. If you’d be interested in dining with the dean (at lunch time on campus), send Gail Hayes, executive assistant to the Dean, an email at Once we have a group of four or five students – we’ll look at your schedules and schedule a lunch with Dean Cushman sometime in early October.


4)      BSN Steak and Shake Fundraiser 10/2

OU Zanesville BSN program students are hosting a fundraiser at Steak and Shake 4-9 p.m. on Oct 2. The program will receive 10% of the profit for the evening which will go toward the cost of students going on the nursing service learning trip to Costa Rica.


5)      Interested in Habitat for Humanity?

If you are interested in joining Habitat for Humanity, contact faculty advisor, Mike Nern at


6)      Human Trafficking Awareness October 7

Theresa Flores, international speaker and advocate for trafficking victims, was trafficked in the 80s from 15-17 years of age. An award-winning author of 3 books, including The Slave Across the Street, she received the Courage Award from the governor in 2012. She is the founder of S.O.A.P. – Save Our Adolescents from Prostitution and her story has been told on Dateline, Nightline, and other outlets. Theresa will be on the Ohio University Zanesville / Zane State College campus to discuss her story and to raise awareness about human trafficking. The event will take place October 7, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.


7)      Muskingum County Day at OHIO Bobcat Football October 18

Muskingum County Day/OU-Zanesville day at the October 18 game vs. Akron. Anyone in Muskingum County is eligible for $7 tickets and students get into all of the games free with their OU ID Card. For more information, view the flier/order form.


8)      Stranger Danger Activity October 23  - Help Wanted

The Zanesville Campus Public Safety Department, in collaboration with the MRC, is organizing a Stranger Danger and Halloween Safety event for children in the Littick Hall Gymnasium on Thursday, October 23 at 6:30 p.m. Officers will discuss Stranger Danger and Halloween Safety topics and other fun events are being planned as well.


We are looking for departments and club organizations to participate in the parade portion of the event where children will be dressed up in Halloween costumes collecting goodies from departments and clubs.


The event will be open for students’ and employees’ children along with children from the community. If you would like to participate and support this event, please contact Bethany Hayes at


9)      Become a Published Author with Zane Traces

Zane Traces, OU Zanesville’s own literary journal is now actively seeking submissions. Poetry, fiction and non-fiction prose, photography and artwork are all accepted. ​Digital submissions can be emailed to  If desired, hard copies may be submitted in person to Laura Waggle, Taylor Calendine,​ Dr. Lisa Haven's mailbox, or office 170L. Deadline is Monday, November 3, 2014.

10)   Advising Appointments for Spring Semester

It is almost time to schedule your advising appointment for spring semester. Advising dates will be available October 20 – November 7. Students may begin scheduling their appointments as early as October 6 by visiting


If you have not used the appointment system before, you will need to click the green REGISTER HERE button on the right side. Step one is to look up your advisor in MY OHIO. Then login to the system and make an appointment with that advisor.


11)   FREE Microsoft Office 365

Office 365 ProPlus Student Advantage is available at no charge to OHIO students. Note that the free software eligibility includes:


·       Currently enrolled graduate and undergraduate students.


·       Term active graduate and undergraduate students.  Normally, you will remain term active for one year plus one term after you last enroll for a class.


·       Once you are no longer term active, your subscription will expire


·       Faculty and staff currently are not eligible for this service.  Visit the departmental or home use software areas for employee options.



12)   FREE Zanesville Appalachian Arts Project (ZAAP) Membership for Young Adults

The Zanesville Appalachian Arts Project (ZAAP) is offering FREE memberships for young adults and artists (18-35 yrs). Whether you’re just starting out or if you’re an established artist, this is a great opportunity to get more involved with the art community in Zanesville. As a member, you will have the opportunity to show (and possibly sell) 1-2 pieces of your work each month at the ZAAP gallery downtown and various off-site occasions throughout the year.


For more information contact ZAAP Director, John Taylor-Lehman, at


13)   Java Jitters Special

Java Jitters, located in Elson Hall outside the Auditorium/Lecture Hall, is open Mon-Thurs 8a-3p and now accepting bank cards. This week’s special is 50 cents off Banana Nut Cappuccino, Latte, Frappe or Ice Coffee. Discounts available for gourmet coffee refills.

14)   Roberta’s Café Specials

Monday 9/22/2014 - Sloppy Joe or Coney Dog, Spudsters, Veggie, & Cookie

Tuesday 9/23/2014 - Chicken Bowl & Biscuit


Wednesday 9/24/2014 - Build your own Burrito or Fajita & Cinnamon Cookie

Thursday 9/25/2014 - Open Faced Turkey, Mashed Potatoes, Veggie, & Roll


15)   NYCU Submission Guidelines

In order to get the word out about your event or activity, please submit your information in a SHORT paragraph form no later than Friday at noon for the next week’s edition inclusion. The sooner the better to ensure your event gets the best publicity possible through our communication angles on campus (Facebook, webpage, NCYU emails, etc.) Remember: who, what, where, when and why. 


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