Staff members honored for contributions to campus

| September 5, 2014

NEWARK – Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) and The Ohio State University at Newark honored two campus employees with special awards. COTC President Bonnie L. Coe, Ph.D., and Ohio State Newark Dean and Director William L. MacDonald, Ph.D. thanked the award recipients for their continued dedication to higher education and thanked them for their contributions to the campus.

Art Ghiloni, Building Maintenance Superintendent, received the Julius S. & Joette Greenstein Award. This prestigious award is given annually to a staff member, administrator or faculty member of The Ohio State University at Newark and/or Central Ohio Technical College whose efforts, attitude, deeds and behavior made a major contribution toward the perpetuation of a genuine spirit of mutual respect and cooperation between Central Ohio Technical College and Ohio State Newark. The award is named for long-time campus chief administrator, Julius S. Greenstein, Ph.D. and his wife, Joette.

Leslie Lenzo McLaughlin, Senior Graphic Designer, was recognized with the President’s & Dean/Director’s Diversity Award. This annual award was established to recognize significant contributions to the enhancement, support, and furtherance of diversity at Ohio State Newark, COTC, and in the community. This award recognizes outstanding achievements which advances campus awareness and sensitivity to differences among people.

Central Ohio Technical College and The Ohio State University at Newark have forged an outstanding array of educational opportunities for the central Ohio region and beyond. This partnership is viewed as a model for higher education in the state of Ohio.  At COTC, students gain hands-on, applicable experience to begin working in the field, or to transfer those credits toward a bachelor’s degree program.  Ohio State Newark offers the best of the Big Ten educational experience, access to Ohio State’s 175 major programs, a rich research heritage and academic excellence.


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