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Public Invited to Welcome Week Events

​Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) and The Ohio State University at Newark will kick off a new school year with a weeklong series of activities known as Welcome Week. The public is welcome to attend select events on the shared Newark campus for free: An outdoor concert, two movie nights and laser tag.

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Thursday, Aug. 25 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at the Martha Grace Reese Amphitheatre

DNK, a pop and rap duo from Nashville, are headlining the concert. David Davis and Kayla Erb describe their music as "catchy pop jams and funky beats." Opening acts are DJ Mr.Midwest and former Ohio State Newark student Brady.




Movie Nights

"Captain America: Civil War" — Wednesday, Aug. 24 at 7 p.m. in the John Gilbert Reese Center, Alford Performing Arts Hall

"Neighbors 2" — Monday, Aug. 29 at 7 p.m. in the John Gilbert Reese Center, Alford Performing Arts Hall

Laser Tag

Tuesday, Aug. 30 from 4-8 p.m. in the Adena Hall gymnasium

For more information about these events, contact Justin Khol, coordinator for student involvement, at 740-366-9171 or jkhol@cotc.edu.

Photo: Concert headliner DNK

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 200 majors, a rich research heritage and academic excellence.