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The University publishes regular newsletters so you can stay up to date with all the happenings at Central State University and news about our exceptional students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

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The Ambassador

The Ambassador is a University-wide publication designed to keep students, faculty, staff, alumni, donors, friends, and others informed about news and developments at Central State University. It features faculty news, student achievement, and partnerships.

  • Black History Month is here, and we're ready to celebrate the legacy and love we have for our very own HBCU. At Central State University, we can't get enough of the family vibes, the celebrations, the performances, and the epic Homecoming that are only possible at HBCUs. Our students and alumni agree — there is no place quite like Central State University. We've been asking around to find out what everyone loves about CSU, and the responses have been meaningful and mind-blowing. So, let's settle in to this month's edition of the Ambassador as we celebrate, explore, and honor the legacy and love we all have for Central State.


    Also, please continue to share your stories with us about what makes Central State so special using the hashtags #CentralState87 and #LoveMyHBCU on social media.

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  • In this issue: New first-time freshmen delight in receiving acceptance letters, Sophomore launches student chapter of Association for Computer Machinery, Central State ramps up program to teach future educators how to teach reading, A recipe to warm your heart, The People of CSU: Pete Day, and more! 

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  • In this issue: Meet Marauder Land Media Group, Professor wins National Excellence in Agricultural Teaching Award, Central State superstars, Central State ROTC wins 3rd place in Brigade Bold Warrior Ranger Challenge, and much more! .

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  • In this issue: Walmart's Black & Unlimited HBCU tour kicks off Central State's Homecoming, Akron Law unveils first 3+3 partnership with an HBCU, Central State included in HBCU spotlight on Good Morning America, and much more! 

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  • In this issue: Alumnus works closely with Rev. Jesse Jackson, Chicago activism community, Spotlight: Marvelous Marauders, Wealthy Wednesdays help students with their job search path, and more. 

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  • In this issue: Central State University Senegalese student contributes to the betterment of fellow student-athletes, 25th Annual Chicago Football Classic presented exciting finish, spotlights from the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, and more. 

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  • In this issue: 25th Annual Chicago Football Classic presented exciting finish, Chicago Football Classic returns, bringing scholarships and HBCU history with it, A Game Day to Remember, and more.

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  • In this issue: Uplift student leaders with everyday shopping through the Kroger Community Rewards. Read the September 2023 Special Edition: Kroger Community Rewards Program.

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  • In this issue: Save the date: Central State University Homecoming is Oct. 11-14. 

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  • In this issue: Atlanta street named for Central State alum, Online poll leads to Central State University receiving $30,000 endowment, $15,000 scholarship from The Shade Room, Central State University student aims to revolutionize agriculture in the Bahamas, faculty spotlights, and more. 

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  • In this issue: Central State University named partner institution on $10 million NEXTGEN agriculture award, Spotlight: Marvelous Marauders, University Housing Solutions continues long-standing partnership with Central State University through $700,000+ unrestricted gift, Central State University's breeding program aims to create worker bees with smaller mandibles known as 'Ohio Mite Biters,' and more.

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  • In this issue: Central State University welcomes Interim President Alex Johnson. 

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  • June 2023

    In this issue: Renewed Central State University corporate partnership leads to invaluable internships, spotlights on Nationwide summer interns, Central State University-led Intel summer internship for women and underrepresented minorities kicks off, and more.

    June 2023: Exciting Changes to Online Giving

    In this issue: Central State University has announced exciting changes to online giving that will further enhance our ability to support the future of this esteemed Institution. 

    May 2023 Special Edition: Commencement

    In this issue: Laying the groundwork for a bright future and Congratulations to our graduates! 

    May 2023

    In this issue: Boren scholar returns from selective study-abroad experience in Tanzania, Environmental engineering students win global competition, Fulbright Scholars bring their cultures to campus, CSU Professor Abayomi Ajayi-Majebi, Ph.D., co-authors new book, WCSU 88.9 FM presents Funky Friday Live, and more.

    April 2023

    In this issue: CareSource funds $200,000 Community Health Worker Certificate Program, Central State to research self-driving cars, and more.

    April 2023 Special Edition: Outstanding Seniors

    In this issue: Meet some of the outstanding seniors receiving degrees from Central State University in May 2023.

    March 2023

    In this issue: A victory for the Lady Marauders, Therapy dog Penny's 2nd birthday, Dr. Derrick L. Foward, '90, named 'Activist of the Year,' and more. 

    March 2023 Special Edition: Charter Day

    In this issue: Celebrate 136 years of academic excellence at Central State University.

Land-Grant e-NEWS

Land-Grant e-NEWS is a biweekly publication about the CSU 1890 Land-Grant Program, Extension, and Agricultural Research Development (ARD). Each issue brings you new and engaging topics.

To learn more or share ideas, questions, and comments, contact Cyril Ibe at cibe@centralstate.edu

Volume 1, Issue 9: Jan. 9, 2024

Volume 1, Issue 8: Dec. 21, 2023

Volume 1, Issue 7: Dec. 6, 2023

Volume 1, Issue 6: Nov. 16, 2023

Volume 1, Issue 5: Nov. 1, 2023

Volume 1, Issue 4: Oct. 18, 2023

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