College Aspire Workshop

​​COTC to Hold Free Summer Workshops for Kids

These workshops offer community youth the opportunity to choose from faculty-led, hands on workshops designed to provide students with engaging activities on a college campus. ​

Monday through Friday, June 15-19
1:00 to 5:00 p.m. daily

At the COTC Knox campus, the Medical Madness workshop will provide a glimpse into the life of a first responder.  For ages 14 to 18, this workshop will show you what to do if you're the first person on the scene while you earn your First Aid and CPR certifications.  Frozen Motion, for ages 11 to 14, will also be held at the Knox Campus.  As a student, you will create your own warrior, wizard, mermaid or kindly beast as you learn to transform ideas from sketch to a final pencil drawing for your portfolio.

At the COTC Coshocton campus, express your artistic side by taking photos and exploring Photoshop in the Photobomb! workshop for ages 14 to 18.  The Art of Business will also be offered at the Coshocton Campus for ages 11 to 14.  Students in this workshop will create a business using their own unique talents while exploring shops and activities in Historic Roscoe Village.

At the COTC Pataskala campus, students will discover the science of fire through exploration a local fire academy and simulated smoke maze in the Fire Science workshop for ages 14 to 18.  Ages 11 to 14, will explore their creative side at the Pataskala Campus in the Illustrate Yourself workshop as they learn to use the Illustrator tools of a graphic artist!

Become the Shooting Star in your workshop and receive a $1,000 scholarship to COTC!  The main purpose of CollegeASPIRE is to demonstrate to both students and their families that college is accessible in their community and possible regardless of their circumstances.  For more detailed information go to:  http://www.cotc.edu/collegeaspire

Applications for these FREE workshops are due by Friday, May 22nd, online: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/2083258/CollegeASPIRE-Application-2015

Free transportation is available within 15 miles of selected workshops!

College ASPIRE Open House

Featuring students work from throughout the week​.

Saturday, June 20, 2015
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Newark campus