Tuesday May 18, 2010 year: 130 No. 109 the student voice of
The Ohio State University
The Chekwas: a family of athletes
arts & life
thelantern Your dot: more than a number
Lantern reporter demystiﬁes name-dot-number system, hears from a .666, Smith.1 Name.# accounts
By the numbers... 170,000 name.# accounts exist in
OSU’s system Five most popular name.# names: 8,000 Smiths 5,500 Millers 4,700 Johnsons 4,600 Lees 4,300 Browns 32 characters is the length of the longest name.# account name. Source: Kristina Torres, communications manager, Ofﬁce of the Chief Information Ofﬁcer. All numbers are approximate because of privacy issues, Torres said. MOLLY GRAY / Lantern designer
JACK MOORE Lantern reporter email@example.com Who are you? The question bombards us every time we check our e-mail, log on to a library computer or schedule classes, though we seldom think about it in that way. It proves that the age-old question of identity has not escaped the digital age. But for Ohio State students, faculty and staff, the answer is usually not the start of philosophical contemplation. The answer is a simple matter of name-dot-number. Shorthand for the more than
170,000 unique online identities at OSU, name-dot-number is made up of a last name, a period and a number. Students and employees use their name-dotnumbers to send e-mails, log in to OSU’s network and verify their digital identities. Everybody at OSU has one. But how exactly is it assigned? The numbers are assigned sequentially, said Kristina Torres, a member of the communications team for the Chief Information Ofÿ cer. It is based on how many people with the same last name have been admitted to or hired by OSU. Name-dot-numbers, which are the total package of the last
name coupled with a number, are unique to one individual and assigned for life, she said. Contrary to what students might think, numbers are not reassigned or recycled, she said. It’s something that’s “with you forever.” A computer program assigns name-dot-numbers to students and employees, so there’s no way to haggle for your lucky number. “You get what you get,” she said. But there are gaps between numbers sometimes. It’s because students who are admitted to
continued as ID on 3A
Student orgs hold weeklong, non-stop BBQ ZACH TUGGLE Lantern reporter firstname.lastname@example.org
Lady Gaga coming to Schott
Live Nation announced Monday that the pop star will perform at the Schottenstein Center on March 10, 2011.
More than 400 volunteers at Ohio State want to feed 40,000 people and raise $20,000 for charity over the next six days. The Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity and the Buckeye Barbeque Qlub are hosting The World’s Longest BBQ — a 168-hour barbecue between Sullivant Hall and the Wexner Center. “We’re selling burgers for a dollar each,” said Micah Kamrass, Undergraduate Student Government president-elect and former president of Alpha Epsilon Pi. “We have cheap food that tastes good, and we’re in a good location.” The event was born last fall, right after the two groups collaborated for a four-day barbecue, also for charity. “We made over $5,000 that time,” said Andrew Weiner, a second-year in accounting and vice president of Alpha Epsilon Pi. The event’s purpose is to
ZACH TUGGLE / Lantern photographer
Olivia Karner, a ﬁrst-year in education, and Katie Shutt, a ﬁrst-year in marketing, grill hamburgers and hot dogs Monday afternoon during the World’s Longest BBQ. “The weather will never hold us down, we’re grilling for seven days straight,” Shutt said. The two are members of the Buckeye Barbeque Qlub’s Grill Team.
OSU student creates new Top teacher trades dance ﬂoor for diner video game continued as BBQ on 2A
Share your student voice online weather
BEN BROWN Lantern reporter email@example.com
Steve Yao has more ratings than any of the 4,509 Ohio State instructors reviewed on ratemyprofessor.com. But despite his near-perfect 4.9 out of 5.0 overall quality score, he was never a professor and is no longer teaching at OSU. He said he would have loved to teach dance fulltime but couldn’t get more than a month-by-month stipend teaching position. To make ends meet, he took the night shift cook job at Sloopy’s Diner in the new Ohio Union as an hourly employee who is paid bi-weekly. But university policy says that employees cannot be on both monthly and bi-weekly payment schedules. Although Yao’s jobs would not con° ict, the university would have had to treat him as a special case to let him continue teaching. According to ratemyprofessor.com, that’s just
what Yao is — a special teacher. “Steve might be one of the greatest professors ever … take his class, it might be the best thing you do at Ohio State,” a student said in a recent review of Yao. “He is a great teacher, funny guy, and really breaks down the dance … so you STEVE YAO learn it easily. I loved going to class … I deÿnitely recommend him,” another rater said. And those are just the comments on page two. There are 63 pages of similar reviews for Yao on the website, which covers “more than 6,000 schools, 1 million professors and 10 million opinions.” Ratemyprofessor.com receives e-mails stating
continued as Chef on 3A
Instructor to line chef: Stephen Yao 1999 Graduated from Ohio State with a degree in sport and leisure studies. February 2010 Hired as a fulltime line cook at Sloopy’s in the Union.
2001 Began teaching social dance classes at Ohio State. Spring 2010 First time in nine years Yao is not teaching at Ohio State.
MOLLY GRAY / Lantern designer
Murky water at MacQuigg unsightly, but not hazardous
high 61 low 53
JESSICA OSTRAU Lantern reporter firstname.lastname@example.org
WE 68/53 few showers TH 74/58 partly cloudy FR 73/62 t-showers SA 75/62 t-storms www.weather.com
Blake Williams stopped at a drinking fountain before class in MacQuigg Laboratory two weeks ago and was appalled by the brown muck that ÿlled his water bottle. Hustling to class with the bottle in hand, the third-year in journalism was more concerned about feeding his curiosity than satisfying his thirst, he said. For the entire two-hour class period, the water only slightly cleared. As it settled in the clear bottle, “black specs fell to the bottom,” and it remained opaque, Williams said. Although the water was odorless, Williams said he was shocked by its poor quality. This is nothing new. Discolored water ° ows out of faucets, toilets and drinking fountains at least a dozen times a year in MacQuigg, said Ken Kushner, material science engineering laboratory manager. He is also the building coordinator. The discoloration is the result of water being turned back on after repairs are
made to the pipes. The brown tint and particles are remnants of oxidized iron that builds up in the pipes when the water shuts off, he said. Although the “nasty-looking” water is not harmful, Kushner said, he does not recommend drinking it. By letting the water run for a few minutes, it will become clear again. This is a common problem with older pipes, and just one of the many issues that Kushner, who has been in MacQuigg for more than three years, faces every day. MacQuigg, Koffolt Laboratories, Fontana Laboratories and Watts Hall make up the building complex between 18th and Woodruff avenues that dates back to the early 1940s. The complex houses the Department of Materials Science and Engineering and an antiquated pipe system that requires constant repairs. But ÿxing the pipes is not meant to make the building more “desirable,” Kushner said. Plumbers and technicians from Facilities Operations and Development are trying to keep the building from falling apart, he said. Acting as a liaison between his department and Facilities Operations and Development, Kushner’s job has become reporting necessary repairs regarding
continued as Water on 3A 1A
campus Design student’s video game makes healthy eating fun With graduation quickly approaching, Stephanie Owens works late in the basement of Hayes Hall surrounded by scraps of paper and eraser-less pencils. Owens, a fourth-year in industrial design, is working on her senior thesis — developing a video game that will help children eat better. The idea originated more than a year ago, but this quarter, she ÿnally had the chance to focus on it. “The inspiration is this Pokemon pedometer I had when I was really little,” Owens said. “That was exciting to me, to take care of something. I would go around and walk with it.” This isn’t the typical thesis project for students in industrial design, which generally focuses on durable goods. “Stephanie’s project represents new opportunities that her major and the ÿeld of industrial design can address as we look to the future,” said Jim Arnold, her professor this quarter, in an e-mail. Owens said she intends to design the product for a classroom setting. “I didn’t want to develop something necessarily that would help children who were obese lose weight, but rather prevent that from happening in the ÿrst place,” Owens said. The target group is kids ages 8 to 11. “That’s what I had found was the best age to intervene to get these habits to really stick,” Owens said. She has a framework for the ÿve main components she wants the game to have. First, kids will set up their character. The game will then keep track of how that character progresses, Owens said.
Children will carry a small device even when they are not playing the game to keep track of their activity. This will affect their character in the game. She said there will be a nurse’s station to provide tips to people struggling with the game, which will have levels that each teach a STEPHANIE OWENS different lesson. Owens spoke to a school nurse, Adriana Castellanos, who shared a few important lessons for kids, including learning to read nutrition facts, knowing what a serving size looks like and planning a day’s meals according to what the body needs. There will also be an area that allows kids to compete with their friends or classmates. Those who have taken better care of their character and have been more active will be more likely to win the competitions. “That’s another way to keep them interested,” Owens said. “I don’t want them to get bored.” There will also be a tutorial section to help people set up the game and get familiar with the goals and activities, she said. Owens used surveys and focus groups to gather feedback from nutritionists, doctors, parents and children. Owens will visit the Columbus Montessori Education Center twice to get feedback from the fourth and ÿfth grade classes there. The education center focuses on the teaching philosophies of Mario Montessori, an Italian physician, and accepts children starting at 6 months old up to the eighth grade. “I’m kind of scared and excited about that
because I don’t know what they’re going to say,” Owens said. Owens had hoped to submit the project to the Apps for Healthy Kids competition, part of Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move!” Campaign, but it won’t be completed in time. The competition awards those who create fun and engaging software and games that encourage children to make more nutritious food choices and be more physically active, according to the program’s website. “I’m still keeping the healthy apps as part of the project because that was such a huge inspiration,” Owens said. “I think it also kind of validates that there’s a need for something like this.” The campaign aims to lower childhood obesity in the U.S. from 20 percent in 2010 to 5 percent by 2030, according to The Washington Post. Owens’ project will not be functional by its due date in three weeks, but that wasn’t a requirement for the thesis. She will have a video loop of what the game would look like and a model of the device. “Basically … I’m missing the programming skills,” she said. “It’s going to look like someone programmed it, but you couldn’t actually go click on it and play it.” Despite the lack of programming skills, Arnold said he is impressed with Owens’ creativity. “Her interest in animation and character design are coming into play here, and I believe she will propose a truly useful, compelling, innovative design,” he said. Owens has also remained positive despite the short timeline. “Turning it into reality would be great, since that was my initial project goal,” she said. “I knew there was a good chance I would not ÿnd someone in so short a time, but it’s OK. Doing all the work myself means I do not have to rely on someone else for results.”
Obesity through the years Age groups Percentage of children who were obese
EMILY TRAMTE Lantern reporter email@example.com
Years Source: weight-loss.emedtv.com/childhood-obesity
MOLLY GRAY / Lantern designer
Owens, the oldest of her four siblings, said she has always had an interest in working with children. “I guess the idea was doing a toy that gets kids active because I’m really interested in toy design,” she said. “I’ve always had a personal interest in animation and video games, too.” Her many interests are making her post-graduation outlook murky. “I would love to work in 3-D animation, also probably freelance illustration, like children’s books,” she said. “Long-term, I’m thinking about coming back to school for animation.” The senior thesis projects will be on display at the OSU Urban Arts Space downtown from June 8 to 11. It will be open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Admission will be free.
OSU’s Cartoon Library and Museum launches online database for easy access BRICE YOST Lantern reporter firstname.lastname@example.org About 70,000 cartoons and items related to them are now available online from Ohio State’s collection. OSU’s Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum has opened a new database to make it easier to access a portion of one of the world’s largest collections, said Lucy Caswell, museum curator and professor. “Even though we have between 60,000 and 70,000 records in this database, it really is the tip of the iceberg,” Caswell said. More than 400,000 original cartoons exist in the collection. The collections are worth millions of dollars, Caswell said. “In some ways they are
priceless,” she added, because the art is original and could never be replaced. The library and museum already had a database. “We had a homegrown database for probably 15 years,” Caswell said. “It had a number of quirks.” The new database is meant to manage all the original art. Its software, PastPerfect, allows the library to manage acquisition and donor information and to embed an image of a piece, she said. The museum and library’s name comes from local cartoonist Billy Ireland, who was known for editorial cartoons and worked for The Columbus Dispatch for 37 years. Ireland’s family donated $7 million through the Elizabeth Ireland Graves Foundation to help renovate Sullivant Hall. The museum was named in July 2009
BBQ from 1A
Local bands to perform on weekend raise money for three charities: Chai Lifeline, The Mid-Ohio Foodbank and Faith on 8th. “This is personal for some of us because we’ve met the people helped by Chai Lifeline,” Kamrass said. At a summer camp last year, Kamrass met a man who had a severe brain tumor. Chai Lifeline provided a way for him to go bungee jumping and ° y in a private airplane. “I think about those people every second I’m out here,” said Kamrass, a third-year in political science and economics. Though Monday was rainy, the organizers said a surprising number of students stopped by to support the barbecue.
in recognition of the gift, Caswell said. In 1977, OSU’s Cartoon Library and Museum was established and placed in the Journalism Building after receiving the Milton Caniff collection. Two rooms in the Journalism Building were used to house the Milton Caniff Reading Room, the original name of the museum. OSU alumnus Milton Caniff, a cartoonist, was known for creating “Terry and the Pirates” and “Steve Canyon.” Caniff started “Terry and the Pirates,” an adventure cartoon strip, in 1934 and left in 1946 to start “Steve Canyon,” another adventure cartoon strip, which he wrote from 1947 to 1988. “His collection was the seed from which the library grew,” Caswell said. Then in 1989, the Wexner Center opened and the library and museum moved there.
The cartoon library has expanded since then. The entire collection is stored on site and includes 2.5 million comic strips. OSU’s Library Book Depository on Kenny Road is used to store part of the published books collections. About 3,000 square feet of additional storage is on Ackerman Road, in the building where
library materials were before the William Oxley Thompson Memorial Library reopened, she said. The collection includes editorial cartoons, comic strips, comic books, graphic novels, sports cartoons and magazine cartoons. The library and museum are part of the OSU University Libraries and are now exhibiting
“What’s New? A Sampler of Recent Acquisitions.” The exhibit is wide-ranging and showcases cartoons, such as a James Gillray engraving from 1806 and an editorial cartoon by 2005 Pulitzer Prizewinner Nick Anderson. The exhibit opened April 26 and ends Aug. 20.
“Even in the rain, we’re feeding about 100 people an hour,” said Kris Weissman, the captain of the BBQ’s Grill Team. “Given this location, we could easily feed 30,000 to 40,000 this week.” And the menu is pretty broad for a barbecue. “We’re doing tacos tonight, pulled pork tomorrow and even pizza on Friday,” said Jon Fish, a secondyear in international business and economics and president of Alpha Epsilon Pi. The barbecue will be open for business 24 hours a day until Monday afternoon. Food is $2 per plate. Local bands will perform at the barbecue Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights from 4:30 p.m. to midnight. But even without music, the barbecue is appealing to guests. “Cheap food, 24 hours a day? You can’t get better than that,” said Stosh Antolak, a third-year in electrical engineering. “I’ll probably eat breakfast here tomorrow morning.”
Tuesday May 18, 2010
Managing Editor, content:
Rick Schanz Zack Meisel
Corrections will be printed E-mail letters to: on page 3. email@example.com
Leah Wynalek firstname.lastname@example.org
Arts & Life Editor:
Asst. Arts & Life Editor:
Correction Letters to the Submissions editor Thesubmit Lantern corrects any sigTo a letter to the niÿcanteither error mail brought to the editor, or e-mail attention theyour staff. It you it. Pleaseofput name, think a correction is needed, address, phone number and please address e-mail Collin Binkley e-mail on the letter. If at binkley.44@buckeyemail. the editor decides to publish osu.edu. it, he or she will contact you to conÿrm your identity.
Managing Editor, design:
Mail letters to: The Lantern Letters to the editor Journalism Building 242 W. 18th Ave. Columbus, OH 43210
Student Voice Editor:
Asst. Photo Editor:
Andy Gottesman email@example.com
Asst. Multimedia Editors:
Correction Submissions The Lantern corrects any signiÿcant error brought to the attention of the staff. If you think a correction is needed, please e-mail Collin Binkley at binkley.44@buckeyemail. osu.edu. Corrections will be printed in this space.
Issue 106/Wednesday General Manager:
Multimedia Adviser: Multiplatform Adviser:
Leonardo Carrizo firstname.lastname@example.org 614.292.8634
In “Program at Union to create video messages, care packages for troops abroad,” published on Monday, May 17, Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority sponsored “Give a Part of Your Heart to a Soldier,” not Kappa Alpha Kappa.
Advertising: Design and Production: Webmaster:
Business Office: Newsroom: Advertising: Classifieds: Circulation:
In “Track and Field raps its way to victory at Buckeyes Got Talent,” published on Wednesday, May 12, men’s track won in 2009, not men’s cross country.
ID from 1A
Gaps in numbers result when admitted students don’t enroll OSU are given numbers, regardless of whether they enroll, Torres said. Those in charge of managing the name-dotnumber system are part of a group called Identity and Access Management. It might sound like one step away from Big Brother, but Torres said it’s not as ominous as it sounds. Identity Management, or IdM, is tasked with ÿnding secure ways to store all the bits of information that make up a person’s digital identity, and organizing it by name-dot-number. Verifying an online identity is especially important when access to all kinds of information can be granted to anybody sitting in front of a computer screen, Torres said. The process is called “authenticating” or “proving you are who you say you are,” she said. But aside from all the technical details, namedot-numbers are part of a real-life OSU identity. Obscure and uncommon last names might be rewarded with low numbers or even a coveted “dot one” — desired if only because it seems it would be easier to remember. Numbers for common last names such as Smith and Brown, though, climb into the high thousands. Geoff Smith is the head of OSU’s Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection at Thompson Library. And he is a rarity himself, being somewhat of a prototype for the most common last name at OSU. He is Smith.1. “It didn’t mean anything to me at the time,” he said, when the number was assigned back in the 1990s. Now, people are often impressed by it. “It means you’re old,” he said he tells numberstruck inquirers. He said he thinks he was given the ÿrst spot because the Ofÿce of Information Technology is afÿliated with the library, and when the ofÿce was handing out the ÿrst name-dot-numbers, it started there. “If I had been in English or engineering, I probably would have been 112,” he said. “Smith.112, not 112 years old,” he said laughing. He has been at OSU since 1983. Still, he doesn’t romanticize the distinction of being the ÿrst Smith. “I wish that it had the in° uence people think it does,” he said. One of Identity Management’s main duties is to piece together the various systems that make up OSU’s online world, like an interstate, Torres said. When students enroll for classes on BuckeyeLink, for example, they ÿrst must verify their identity using their name-dot-number and password. It is Identity Management’s job to act as the guard at the castle gate, granting pass-through rights only to those who have sufÿciently authenticated their identities. The job of verifying will be made easier next year, Torres said, when Identity Management completes a project it has been working on for the past year: the Identity Vault.
Water from 1A
University project will assess campus buildings
The Lantern is an interdisciplinary laboratory student publication which is part of the School of Communication at The Ohio State University, with four printed daily editions Monday through Thursday and one online edition on Friday. The Lantern is staffed by student editors, writers, photographers, graphic designers and multimedia producers. The Lantern’s daily operations are funded through advertising and its academic pursuits are supported by the School of Communication. Advertising in the paper is sold largely by student account executives. Students also service the classiﬁed department and handle front ofﬁce duties. The School of Communication is committed to the highest professional standards for the newspaper in order to guarantee the fullest educational beneﬁts from The Lantern experience. Enjoy one issue of The Lantern for free. Additional copies are 50¢
PLEASE RECYCLE Chef from 1A
Dance instructors not hired full-time by OSU
that instructor ratings are uncannily accurate, especially for schools with more than 1,000 ratings. Yao has almost one third of that by himself and has 73 more ratings than OSU’s next most-rated professor. Yao’s 312 ratings average out to a 4.9 overall quality score on a 5.0 point scale. The second-most rated OSU instructor with that score has just 77 total ratings. Yao’s students gave him a collective rating of 4.9 for helpfulness, 4.9 for clarity and 4.3 for easiness. Yao is also considered a “hot” instructor, noted by the red pepper next to his name on the site. But the university’s payment plan policy pays no heed to ratemyprofessor.com — or to Yao’s nine years of teaching. There are no full-time dance instructors at OSU, Yao said. And with no possibility of tenure, he applied at Sloopy’s Diner and was hired with full-time beneÿts in February. When he learned later that OSU would not consolidate his payments
ANDREW S. COSSLETT
Attorney at Law
– Serving the OSU Community Free Initial Consultation Special Student Rates
Alcohol/Drug Possession Traffic/DUI ∙ Landlord/Tenant ∙ Immigration Campus Meetings by Appointment 1332 S. 4th Street, Columbus, OH 43206 (614) 725-5352 AndrewCosslett@Cosslett.com Tuesday May 18, 2010
The vault, which Torres said is not as “glamorous” as the name suggests, is a central repository for identify information. Teams have completed various parts of it, from the actual infrastructure of the server to code-writing. It’s expected to be ÿnished next year, she said. One beneÿt is that it increases efÿciency as data are updated or changed. For example, when people change their names, the vault recognizes the connections between the identities and links them together, making the data stored there more organized and easier to retrieve. But what happens to an old name-dot-number after changing names? Alissa MacAdam, a fourth-year in human nutrition, knows the answer. She recently updated her name after getting married. She went from being the 421st Sullivan to the 12th MacAdam. She doesn’t know why, she said, but she also received a third name-dot-number consisting of a hyphenated combination of both last names, too. And all three of them are still active. But her original one is still the ÿrst thing that pops into her head, she said. Even digital married names take some getting used to. It’s also caused a bit of a split personality for MacAdam. She uses one of her three name-dotnumbers to check her e-mail and another to check Carmen, the online course management system, she said. “I never use the hyphenated one,” she said. “It’s too long.” Kim Carter, a 2009 graduate of OSU’s veterinary school, had only one-name-dot number while she was a student here, but one was enough. Her number was 666. The so-called Satanic “number of the beast” from the Bible’s Book of Revelation is about as unlucky as 13 on steroids to the superstitious. It might be humorous to many, but for Carter, it was truly unfortunate. She was the president of the Christian Veterinary Fellowship. “I immediately wanted to change it,” she said on the phone from Canton, Ohio, where she is now a veterinarian. But she never got around to ÿlling out the paperwork. And it was certainly easy to remember. She said some were wary of e-mailing her, and she was used to getting funny looks from people unfamiliar with the system, who thought she had chosen the number for herself. Getting a new e-mail was one of the ÿrst things she did after graduating, she said. She probably decided she was better off with a nondescript Gmail account. After all, who wants a Satanic veterinarian? But her OSU identity did have its advantages. “It was deÿnitely a conversation-starter,” Carter said. Although it might seem impersonal to be identiÿed by a number, with vast stores of data being updated in real-time every day, Torres said it would be difÿcult to identify students, faculty and staff without a system like name-dot-number. As technology evolves, interactions with the system might become more sophisticated — more personal — but a number will likely always be a part of the equation, Torres said. That might just be a sign of the times.
water, heating and air, drainage and accessibility throughout the building, he said. “It gets really frustrating,” Kushner said with a sigh. “It affects people’s health as well as their work.” Ranking in the top 20 departments nationwide, the Material Science Engineering program at Ohio State has a hard time dealing with the conditions in its out-dated building, Kushner said. Students and professors have trouble conducting research and doing labs in an environment where one room is more than 90 degrees and the next is less than 50, he said. “An infrastructure that is at least 40 years old is not what the department deserves,” Kushner said. He takes pride in the department he has worked in for 18 years.
But Kushner knows he is not the only one in need “of a new home,” he said. The university has been conducting research with a team of architects and engineers to assess the buildings on campus and decide which ones are in good condition, which ones need renovations and which ones should be torn down, he said. The Sasaki project, which involves various campus and state departments, has been going on for more than a year. When the assessment is ÿnished in the coming months, Kushner, as well as hundreds of other building coordinators, will know their buildings’ fate. When the project ends, a “priority list” will come out, determining which buildings will be ÿxed ÿrst, Kushner said. Until then, Kushner, Williams and others who are in and out of MacQuigg each day will continue to wait. “We appreciate the small projects as they come,” he said. “Our department just doesn’t have the money to pay for renovations on its own.”
to one schedule and pay him overtime for his teaching, Yao was forced to make a major life decision. He could continue teaching foxtrots and waltzes to students or start cooking sausage sliders and home fries for them. Because of the lack of job security with the quarter-to-quarter teaching position and because “the pay was terrible,” Yao took the cooking job. “The whole process really sucked,” he said. “In nine years, I’ve made so many friends and seen so many people develop.” In the eighth week of Winter Quarter, Yao was told he had to stop teaching. He offered to ÿnish the quarter without pay so his students could have the same instructor from start to ÿnish. “I was tearing up in class thinking I was facing my students for the last time,” he said. “It was gut-wrenching.” Yao received e-mails from his soon-to-be-former students. Many of them were students expecting to be taught by Yao again for a higher level class Spring Quarter. “I loved seeing the progression of each student from week one to week 10, and in further quarters,” Yao said. “Each class becomes close, and many of my former students came back to visit me and dance with my classes.” The university allowed him to complete Winter quarter with his students. But as of this quarter, Yao’s social dance classes are taught by one of his former students, Tami Thompson. Yao is also a former OSU student. From 1994 to 1999 he studied sport and leisure studies. But he never danced before college. He played soccer and tennis at Cincinnati’s North College Hill High School and was “against dance,” he said. Yao’s life changed when he begrudgingly took Social Dance 101 in his second year of college, which led him to take the second-level class. Those were the only dance classes he ever enrolled in. “I liked it and I got hooked,” he said. “After that, I started going to 12 hours a week of my friends’ dance classes I wasn’t even getting credit for.”
With two new elevators being installed, one in Watts and one in MacQuigg, Kushner said he hopes the issues do not worsen. But with no major injuries or health concerns in the building so far, he feels lucky, even with the constant setbacks he faces, he said. “The problems get worse and worse each year,” he said, “but any day that we don’t have any accidents continues to be a good thing.”
View a photo of the water at thelantern.com
After graduating in 1999, Yao continued to attend OSU dance classes for fun, and one was taught by a friend of his. One day in 2001, that friend had a con° ict and couldn’t teach. The Department of Dance’s only requirement of its instructors is that they are college graduates, Yao said. So he ÿlled in for his friend and discovered his passion in life. He taught Social Dance 101 as well as the 102 and 103 classes, which focus more on performance. Yao has himself been a dance performer. He entered ballroom dance competitions in 1999, 2001 and 2007, and once competed at the Ohio Star Ball downtown. He also formed Dance Till You Drop, an OSU student organization, where he met one of his ballroom dance partners. And in 1999, he joined another dance performance club called the 4th Street Alleycats. Despite his passion for dance, Yao now works from 11 p.m. to 7:30 a.m. ÿve days a week at Sloopy’s Diner. He has also been everything from a dishwasher to an hors d’oeuvres chef at the NorthPointe Conference Center and Hotel and at Figlio in Grandview, where he still works occasionally. But baking, braising, broiling, boiling and blending are no substitutes for boogies, ballets, bops, ballrooms and breakdancing. So Yao ÿnds ways to get his dance-teaching ÿx on the side. Former students of his have asked him to teach dances to entire dormitory ° oors. Students in Baker, Patterson, Stradley, Park and Smith halls learned the swing, salsa and tango from Yao. He has also taught more than 200 international students from International Friendships Inc., and he has taught ballroom dancing to adults as part of an Active Aging program at the RPAC. Yao even teaches his friends how to dance for their weddings. So when the time came for his wedding on March 13, the pressure was on. “They said it had to be special,” Yao said. “So my wife and I did four dips and a lift.” As a full-time employee, Yao gets to take 10 free credit hours of courses at OSU. He’s considering enrolling in social dance.
9A 3A XX
diversions Crossword Los Angeles Times, Edited by Rich Norris and Joyce Lewis
Sudoku by The Mepham Group ©2009
See solutions to sudoku, octo & crosswords online at thelantern.com octo by Doug Gardner US2-8 ©2009 Patent Pending
ACRoSS 1 Resolute about 6 Unwanted e-mail 10 Church recess 14 Wind: Prefix 15 Doily material 16 Dom Perignon producer, familiarly 17 Grammy winner Jones 18 Gillette razor 19 College in New Rochelle, N.Y. 20 Provide some room illumination 23 In the past 24 Monogram of a ‘50s White House aspirant 25 Speedy 27 “Popcorn” shellfish 30 Conditions 32 Anthem contraction 33 On the fence 36 Really long time 37 TV promo exhortation 40 Decorative vases 41 Bright spot on a lunar halo 42 Brit’s rainwear 43 Hymnals may be found in one 44 Marked down 48 Emergency tire 50 Lab greeting 52 Teachers’ org.
53 Disappear from the radar, so to speak 58 Kennedy half, e.g. 59 Resting on 60 Dote on 61 Thoreau’s Walden __ 62 Jeweler Lalique 63 More under the weather 64 Golden Fleece ship 65 Went lickety-split 66 Timothy who preached the message found in this puzzle’s theme Down 1 December temps 2 “Stop!” 3 More than just fear 4 Arabian Sea nation 5 Manhattan area above Houston Street 6 Pool table layer 7 They may be beaten 8 Farm unit 9 Cafeteria offering 10 Chihuahua gal pal 11 Express disdain for 12 Conscious 13 Greek vowel 21 Quiet period at day care 22 1040-issuing org.
26 AMA members 28 Holiday buildings? 29 Bartender on “The Simpsons” 30 Red meat nutrient 31 Keep away 34 Winter blanket 35 __-Aztecan languages 36 Bacon go-with 37 Hidden way out, maybe 38 Hardly sympathetic 39 Electrical particle 40 Speaker’s hesitations 43 Get-up-and-go 45 Zambia neighbor 46 “PBS NewsHour” anchor Jim 47 Hash house, e.g. 49 Sonata movement 50 Make things right 51 Blocked (off), as a crime scene 54 Dory propellers 55 Sun Bowl Stadium coll. team 56 Go to sea 57 Goofing off 58 22-Down employee
Instr uct Ions
Place the numbers 1 to 8 in each of the octagons such that the numbers are not repeated in any octagon, row, column, or diagonal. The sums of the minor diagonals (diagonals that contain either four or six numbers) are provided at the beginning and end of each minor diagonal. The sum of the four numbers that border a diamond are provided in that diamond. The numbers that border diamonds do not have to be unique.
Number of numbers provided = 66 (Easy)
FOR MORE OCTOs, go to www.home.comcast.net/~douglasdgardner/site
Solution for Puzzle US2-8:
Doodle-a-day we started it, so how will you finish it?
Horoscopes by Nancy Black and Stephanie Clements, ©2010 Tribune Media Services Inc. TODAY’S BIRTHDAY Personal ideals emerge as major factors in your decision-making process this year. The balance between external considerations and your heart’s desire depends on concrete knowledge gained through reading, study and conversation with a teacher. To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging. ARIES March 21 – April 19 Today is a 7 -- You start the day feeling attached to your point of view, and you don’t want others to change your mind. Later, you become willing to try a new direction. TAURUS April 20 – May 20 Today is a 7 -- Personal values keep you on track as work opportunities arise. The only prickly issue is the choice of words. Editing will be much easier after today. GEMINI May 21 – June 21 Today is a 6 -- It’s essential for you to focus if you want to get anything done. Get help from a Taurus. CANCER June 22 – July 22 Today is a 7 --Your mind wants to wander, but a conversation with a friend keeps you on track. Each step opens up new opportunities. LEO July 23 – Aug. 22 Today is a 7 -- A female proposes activities that draw upon your professional expertise. Recognition comes in the form of opportunities for the next event.
VIRGO Aug. 23 – Sept. 22 Today is an 8 -- You don’t have to look far to figure out what needs to happen now. Your associates gather around you and have no trouble saying what’s on their minds. LIBRA Sept. 23–Oct. 22 Today is a 6 -- You take the podium with an important message. Use the moment to acknowledge other, and to build support. This grows the message. SCORPIO Oct. 23 – Nov. 21 Today is a 6 -- You’re tempted to narrow the focus too much. Money could be an issue, but a larger one is how to make others feel both useful and comfortable. SAGITTARIUS Nov. 22 – Dec. 21 Today is a 7 -- Your favorite person tells you a hard truth about themselves. Don’t take it personally. Listen carefully and offer support. CAPRICORN Dec. 22 – Jan. 19 Today is a 6 -- Be glad there’s an opportunity to finish old business. Leaving emotional loose ends could cause problems, but you head them off by satisfying others. AQUARIUS Jan. 20 – Feb. 18 Today is a 9 -- With just the slightest effort, every opportunity you encounter turns to gold. A little prospecting may be in order. Keep work flowing. PISCES Feb. 19 – March 20 Today is a 7 -- You want to press forward with projects that are nearing completion. Final details require a lighter touch to achieve the desired effect.
Brewster Rockit: Space Guy! by Tim Rickard
Tuesday May 18, 2010
Tuesday May 18, 2010
thelantern www.thelantern.com Releases Music
arts&life Wex hosts GLBT ‘Other Prom’ kaTIe Ramsey Lantern reporter email@example.com
“Distant Relatives” nas and Damian marley “Inﬁnite Arms” Band of Horses “3” Bo Bice “This is Happening” lCD soundsystem “Revolutions per Minute” Reﬂection eternal “Brothers” The Black keys “Re-Traced” Cynic
Invictus Valentine’s Day Extraordinary Measures The Messenger
Red Dead Redemption (multiplatform) Alan Wake (XBOX 360)) Split/Second (PC)
A ﬂoor-to-ceiling screen projected Michael Jackson music videos that illuminated the dance hall. The disc jockey interrupted his spinning to throw on “Thriller,” and dancers lined up to show off their monster moves. The annual Other Prom, a dance for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth ages 12 to 20, was held for the first time at the Wexner Center on Saturday. The performance space was filled with laughter as the teenagers performed the famous zombie dance. Mardi Gras masks, beads and glow sticks adorned the GLBT youth for this year’s Mask-gayrade theme. Girls in tuxedos and boys in heels danced with their friends. “I had a blast. It was fun being with the person I wanted to be with. That made it even better,” said Ariel Hammie, who sported a little black dress. Kaleidoscope Youth Center, located across the street from the Wexner Center, has organized the annual Other Prom for 16 years. Kaleidoscope is the only GLBT organization in Ohio that focuses solely on youth, said Jennifer Gilbride-Brown, the executive director for Kaleidoscope. Kaleidoscope is a nonprofit organization that has two full-time members that work with volunteers to coordinate activities for GLBT youth. The center is open to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday and offers a space for the youth to make friends, gain support and engage in activities in a comfortable environment, said Renee Auckerman, a volunteer who helped found Kaleidoscope in 1994. Jean Pitman, the Wexner Center’s educator for youth events, said she has been a volunteer at Kaleidoscope for more than a year. She heard about the youth center during her first week at OSU and has been working with them ever since. “(Kaleidoscope Youth Center) is one of the most diverse atmospheres in Columbus,” Pitman said while observing the energy of the dance ﬂoor. Pitman said the youth center is filled with teenagers that come from various ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. She contacted
kaTIe Ramsey / Lantern Photographer
‘other prom’ attendees occupy the dance ﬂ oor on saturday at the Wexner Center. Kaleidoscope to host Other Prom as she yearns to bring a variety of the non-OSU community into the Wexner Center. The mission behind Other Prom is to provide a safe space where confident or questioning youth can “be teenagers and socialize” without the pressures of feeling scrutinized or unaccepted for their sexuality, said Glenn Zermeno, who works full-time alongside Gilbride-Brown for Kaleidoscope. Zermeno said the GLBT group makes up 25 to 40 percent of the homeless youth in the nation. Volunteers only discuss issues such as this when the youth come to them for help, advice and comfort. Gilbride-Brown, Pitman, Zermeno and the volunteers worked together to provide food, drinks, lights, music and a photographer for the dance. Behind the refreshment table stood Jed Hudson, a 35-year-old volunteer. He helped pass out non-alcoholic drinks to the youth.
“I came out and wanted to volunteer with gay youth. I searched around on the internet and then filled out an application online for Kaleidoscope,” Hudson said. At 10 p.m., the youth were invited to participate in a dance-off. Applause from the audience determined the two lucky winners, who were both girls. “I have a lot of support and a lot of friends. Without them I wouldn’t have been able to do it,” Monique Harrison said after she was crowned queen. Tanicqua Hamilton, an 18-year-old extroverted lesbian, was crowned king after dancing in her slacks, vest and tie. She said she is not shy about her sexuality and earlier that evening eagerly stepped away from dancing to be photographed. Gilbride-Brown said this type of pride is what Kaleidoscope encouraged from its youth by hosting the Other Prom.
Ekoostik Hookah hosts annual festival RaaD sHUBaIl y Lantern reporter firstname.lastname@example.org
In the past decade, the music industry has seen a lot of change. ITunes began a new era for music collectors, Lil Wayne went to jail and pretty much every band signs on to play music festivals. Whether it’s in the Tennessee sun or a Chicago park, there’s a festival for any genre. Holding it down in Ohio, jam band Ekoostik Hookah has groomed what used to be a party in the woods into a bi-annual music festival. This year marks the 33rd Hookahville, taking place from May 28 to 31. The headlining bands are Gov’t Mule, Michael Franti & Spearhead and of course, Ekoostik Hookah. It’s the only time this year Franti or Gov’t Mule will be in Ohio. Dave Weissman, Hookahville’s media director, said the festival hopes to attract a more diverse audience with this year’s lineup. “It’s constantly a challenge to educate the marketplace with what’s going on,” he said. The festival’s first appearance was in 1994 on Ekoostik Hookah keyboardist/vocalist Dave Katz’s wooded property. The plan was to play out in the
May 27 – 31, 2010
woods on Memorial Day weekend, he said. The show was well received with about 800 people in attendance, so the band decided to do it again on Labor Day weekend. Sixteen years later the tradition continues, as Hookahville is held on those two weekends every fall and spring. In the past, there have been a few changes in location for the festival. This year it will be held at Legend Valley, a concert venue and campground in Thornville, Ohio. The stay at Legend Valley began in spring of 2006, continuing until 2009 when there were problems that didn’t allow Hookahville to take place on the property. “There were some unfortunate lawsuits going on that prevented it
Photo courtesy of Dave Weissman
Gov’t mule will be one of the headliners at this year’s Hookahville Festival. from happening last year,” Weissman said. “For the foreseeable future it’s going to be at Legend Valley, and there are no plans to change that.” Compared to other modern festivals, there are a few major differences, aside from being in Ohio. The price is cheaper than other festivals, especially super-festivals, which cost a couple hundred dollars a ticket and take place far away from Ohio.
“One thing we’ve always tried to do at Hookahville is keep the ticket price low. Even today it’s $75,” Katz said. It’s also slightly older than some of the recent music festival titans. “Hookahville was around 8 years before Bonnaroo,” Weissman said. He explained that he doesn’t think Ekoostik Hookah fans would go to more mainstream festivals in place of Hookahville.
‘Absolutely Absurd’ auction lives up to title via curious costumes and characters JaCoB BRoWnInG Lantern reporter email@example.com I was walking following four gentlemen. One man wore a tan-colored suit while another wore a blue checkered shirt tucked into his khaki pants. These men were dressed nicely, but there was one detail that stood out. Around their necks were plastic leis and on their heads were cheap tiaras. They ended up at the same location as me: 122 East Main St., the Ohio Art League. On Saturday night, the League had a silent auction titled “One Night: Absolutely Absurd.” Attendees were invited to support the arts while wearing a combination of odd clothing. At 8 p.m. the doors opened, and I stepped in. There was art on the walls for the attendees to look at. There was also a piece of paper by each artwork for people to write down their bids. But I was interested in a different form of art. A woman passed by my left, swaying in a blue
sequined belly-dancer dress. On my right was an older gentleman twirling a black Renaissanceinspired cape. In the far corner of the room I just entered was a gaggle of women wearing Venetian masks, squawking as they laughed together. I was a bit nervous. For being someone who wouldn’t deserve a second glance on the street, I was the odd man out now. The techno music filled every room and people were either mingling around the artwork on the walls or socially drinking at the bar. Balloons filled the negative space, ﬂoating toward the ceiling or rolling on the ﬂoor. The first ﬂoor was a nice introduction to the exhibit, but there was more to see. Second ﬂ oor. “I feel I outplayed the absurdity a bit,” a man said. His name is Clyde Synger. He was wearing a green leotard, a black top hat, and had tinsel draped all over himself. He was talking to a man with a crude Superman outfit who was serving ice cream at the end of the dining area.
“No one is more absurd than me,” Synger said as he left the dining area. By the stairs on the second ﬂoor was a couple wearing a uniformed costume. Adam Brouillett and Emily Herbeck were wrapped and constrained by a black-and-white fur rug. “I had to call her boyfriend and ask if it was OK,” Brouillett said when talking about Herbeck and their costume. We talked for a bit before they moved on toward the stairs. I asked them if they would be able to handle their trip. “We’ve always been really coordinated,” Brouillett said. “Ever since we were born in this costume.” I moved on and kept observing until I was stopped. I had been there an hour before it finally happened. I was stopped by Cheryl Henderson, an enthusiastic cross between a ballerina and ninja. “Here’s a young guy, at a place celebrating art and life, and he’s being a stick in the mud,” Henderson said. She referred to me being one of the few not dressed up for the night. She then took my hand and led me to the stairs.
Henderson quickly led me toward a stage where a karaoke event was being set up. Beside the stage was a coat rack full of costumes and a tub full of accessories. “You thought you were going to get away with it didn’t you?” Henderson said. I had never met this woman before, but I knew what she had planned. She went straight for the tub, throwing cowboy hats aside, considering a robot mask before discarding it, and then finally found the one item for me. “There you go,” she said as she secured a fake beard on my face, which was odd because I already had a beard, my real beard. “Now you have a double beard.” Henderson left after that. Perhaps unaware of the true gift she gave me. It wasn’t the cheap Halloween beard straddling my own beard and making my face hot and itchy. It was a relief from the nervousness.
arts&life ‘Mighty Boosh’ finds fan base in the States and at Ohio State Urban Arts Space Dallas sampsel Lantern reporter firstname.lastname@example.org Laughter rang through the Ohio State Urban Arts Space Thursday during a viewing party for the British comedy “The Mighty Boosh.” “It’s a show I really liked,” said Rachael Smith, the organizer of the event. “I was hoping other people would like it who probably do not get a chance to see it.” “The Mighty Boosh” refers to a British Broadcasting Channel show that recently came to Adult Swim in the U.S. The stars, Julian Barratt and Noel Fielding, have worked on the concept since the late 1990s. The show title also refers to the comedy troupe responsible for the show. In 1998, while working with Paramount Comedy, they developed the characters of Vince Noir and
Howard Moon. These would become the central characters of the show. Barratt plays Moon and Fielding plays Noir. Dave Brown, Rich Fulcher and Michael Fielding became part of the troupe soon after. That year, The Boosh would put on their first stage show, also titled “The Mighty Boosh.” Two more shows would follow in the next two years, “Arctic Boosh” and “Auto Boosh.” In 2001, the Boosh was broadcast on BBC London Live, later transferring to BBC Radio 4. This radio show would earn them a half-hour television pilot. The television show began in 2004, running for eight episodes. The series focused on Moon and Noir in their roles as zoo keepers. A year later, the Boosh returned with a second series of episodes. This one moved from the “Zooinverse” to an apartment in Dalston, London. Naboo and Bollo became larger characters.
In 2006 they would take the show live before returning to television in 2007. This series revolved around Moon and Noir working for Naboo and Bollo in a second-hand store. The first episode was so successful, drawing approximately one million viewers, that the BBC Three broadcast an entire night of “The Mighty Boosh.” Commitments through 2009 have kept the duo from beginning a potential fourth series. The show came to America twice. The first time, BBC America broadcast the first series but ceased. In 2009, Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim block began airing the third series and continues to make episodes available on its website. The show is notable for its visual style and surreal qualities. Backgrounds are often green-screened, and the images in the backgrounds are distorted. Changes to color and point of view often create backgrounds
that contrast with the real-life people, most often during a chase. Continuity is also ignored. Each series starts in a new setting, without explanation. A new, unexplained setting is not the only way discontinuity in the show. At the end of episode 103, Bollo dies only to be fine at the beginning of episode 104. None of the characters offers an explanation or behaves as though Bollo was dead. Moon and Noir are the most normal characters. Naboo is a Shaman and Bollo is a talking gorilla. The antagonists range from a demonic elderly woman to a talking “Crack Fox.” “I like the surreality of everything,” Steven Grim said, listing Bollo, the unexplained setting shifts and other things among those surreal components. “It is good to just zone out to and be weird,” Smith said.
Lady Gaga coming to the Schott in 2011 Ryan Book Arts Editor email@example.com Live Nation announced Monday that pop star Lady Gaga will begin a second leg of her “The Monster Ball” tour in February 2011 in Atlantic City, NJ. Among her stops will be a show at the Schottenstein Center on March 10. Gaga has already sold out a majority of the shows on the 2010 leg of her American tour, performed at the Coachella Music Festival in April and will serve as one of the headliners for the Lollapalooza Music Festival in Chicago in August. Tickets for her show at the Schottenstein Center will go on sale Friday, starting at $52.50. Gaga first rose to prominence in 2008 after the release of her debut album, “The Fame.” She continued to gain attention because of her wildly avantgarde red-carpet dresses as well as her equally unique stage costumes. In 2009, she released her second album “The Fame Monster,” which brought with it a slew of No. 1 singles. Gaga has most recently gathered attention for her epic music videos. Rather than limit the length of the video to the length of the song, Gaga pushed the videos for her singles “Paparazzi,” “Bad Romance” and “Telephone” toward 10 minutes with considerable budgets and extended storylines of their own. “Telephone” featured fellow pop juggernaut Beyonce Knowles, and “Bad Romance” became the most-watched video in YouTube history. Reviews from previous shows have praised Gaga for incorporating the styles and feel of her videos into her live performances. The opening act will be Semi Precious Weapons, an alternative rock band from New York City, also noted for its fashionable approach to its respective genre. The only issue the Schottenstein Center faces is that, because of seating concerns, audience members will find it difficult to “just dance.”
You there? Tell us at thelantern. com.
w Mer cantil e i v e nd
873 N. High • 421-7000 6A
Tuesday May 18, 2010
Tuesday May 18, 2010
All in the family
upcoming TUESDAY Baseball v. Pittsburgh 12pm @ OSU
Ohio State cornerback Chimdi Chekwa grew up in the shadow of ﬁve siblings who all excelled in athletics
THURDAY Baseball v. Minnesota 7pm @ OSU
ASHLEY WALTERMEYER Lantern reporter firstname.lastname@example.org
FRIDAY Baseball v. Minnesota 7pm @ OSU Men’s Tennis v. Wisconsin TBA @ Athens, Ga.
SATURDAY Baseball v. Minnesota 1pm @ OSU
big ten standings BASEBALL 1. Minnesota 2. Michigan Purdue 4. Northwestern 5. Michigan State Ohio State Indiana Iowa 9. Illinois 10. Penn State
13-8 12-9 12-9 11-10 10-11 10-11 10-11 10-11 9-12 8-13
SOFTBALL 1. Michigan 2. Illinois Ohio State 4. Northwestern 5. Iowa 10-9 6. Purdue 7. Penn State 8. Wisconsin 9. Michigan State 10. Indiana 11. Minnesota
18-1 16-2 16-2 10-8 8-10 8-11 5-13 5-15 4-14 2-17
big ten leaders BASEBALL Batting average 1. Michigan State 2. Ohio State 3. Indiana 4. Purdue 5. Michigan 6. Northwestern 7. Penn State 8. Minnesota 9. Iowa .293 10. Illinois
(stats as of May 15) .326 .324 .321 .315 .309 .305 .302 .300
continued as Chekwa on 2B
ANDY GOTTESMAN / Lantern photographer
Hurley happy to be at OSU, not in MLB Zach Hurley, OF No. 16 Team rank
Ohio State (27-21, 10-11)
Pittsburgh (36-14, 17-6)
Bill Davis Stadium; 12:05 p.m.
BLAKE WILLIAMS Lantern reporter email@example.com Zach Hurley had given up on realizing his professional dreams after his junior season, content to exhaust his eligibility as a Buckeye. ZACH HURLEY Then the Ohio State left ÿelder was selected on day three of the 2009 MLB Draft. “I wasn’t even watching it. Then out of the blue I get a phone call and then I get about 10 text messages and three voice mails on top of that in about 30 seconds,” he said.
LEE HENDERSON / Lantern photographer
Zach Hurley takes a swing during OSU’s 8-4 win over Illinois on May 9. The calls were to inform Hurley that he was picked in the 45th round of the draft by the Florida Marlins, though he had expected to be picked a lot earlier, he said.
“After the second day of the draft, when I wasn’t picked I didn’t think about the draft,” Hurley said. Once selected, however, Hurley did consider the proposition of
foregoing his senior season and joining the major leagues, but not for long. “The Marlins never really made
continued as Hurley on 2B
THE SHARK STRIKES
Earned run average 1. Minnesota 2. Purdue 3. Michigan 4. Ohio State 5. Michigan State 6. Northwestern 7. Ilinois 8. Iowa 9. Penn State 10. Indiana
Some might say that athletic talent is a quality people are born with. They might even say it runs in the family. In the world of sports today, brothers such as Eli and Peyton Manning both excel as NFL quarterbacks. Multiple siblings also represent Ohio State athletics, such as the Homan brothers in football and the Hill siblings in basketball. For the Chekwa family, athletic excellence is practically an expectation. Senior cornerback Chimdi Chekwa is the youngest of six children, all of whom have excelled at sports on the high school or collegiate level. Before the talented children came talented parents. Chimdi’s father, Charles, played professional soccer on Nigeria’s national team. His mother, Eunice, was also an athlete, running track during her younger years. Charles said sports were just as popular for his family growing up in Nigeria. “All of my brothers and sisters were involved in athletics too,” Charles said. “My older brothers played softball and ran track, and my younger sisters did, too. When we grew up, it was just natural for you to get involved.” Chimdi is preceded by three older brothers: Uche, the oldest; Chima, the second-oldest; and Ike, the third-oldest. “For me, it was my older brothers and sisters who inspired me to do sports,”
Chimdi said. “I just watched them and they loved sports, so I loved sports. When you have the brothers, you basically do what they do.” Being the oldest brother, Uche paved the way for the rest of the family. “My oldest brother ran track and played a little football,” Chimdi said. “His sport was track. He ran it in high school — he won state in the 400 meters. Then he ended up getting a scholarship for Virginia Military Institute.” From there, the stage was set. Because he was plagued by injury, Chima Chekwa did not play sports at the collegiate level, but the second-oldest brother still starred as a three-sport athlete in track, football and basketball during his high school years. More recently, Chima has made his debut not in athletics, but on the big screen in various ÿlms. Ike, the third Chekwa son, started playing football partway through high school, but it was not an easy road. “With my parents coming from another country, they didn’t know about football too much. My mom didn’t really want my older brother to play football at ÿrst,” Chimdi said. “It took a lot of begging and begging until they were allowed to play football, so they each got started really late.” Ike went on to junior college before transferring to Texas State to play football. After his college career, he also spent several years playing in the Arena Football League in Corpus Christi. Chimdi has two older sisters, who each played a different sport at the collegiate
4.69 4.74 5.03 5.04 5.20 5.45 5.55 6.03 6.37 6.68
Ohio State basketball player and blogger Mark Titus threw out the ﬁrst pitch at Monday’s Columbus Clippers game on what was deemed ‘Club Tril Night’ at Huntington Park.
Buckeyes to host NCAA Regional EVELYN CURRY Lantern reporter firstname.lastname@example.org The No. 19 Ohio State softball team will welcome California, Bucknell and Kentucky to Buckeye Field this weekend when it hosts one of the 16 NCAA regional tournaments. The Buckeyes will open up the double-elimination regional against the Kentucky Wildcats at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Bucknell will play No. 11 California at 5 p.m. Last season, the Buckeyes defeated the Wildcats, 7-2, in the Columbus Regional, earning them a trip to the Super Regional for the ÿrst time in program history. “We have to do some homework on all three teams,” coach Linda Kalafatis said in a press release. “I have been on a rankings committee this season so I have seen a lot of what Cal and Kentucky have done this season, so I know they will be very competitive.” This is the seventh-overall appearance in the NCAA Tournament for the Buckeyes. The winner of the Columbus Regional will face the winner of the Athens Regional next weekend, May 28 and 29.
Check thelantern.com for photos and a game recap from the Columbus Clippers’ “Club Tril Night” MIKE PARKMAN / Lantern photographer
sports Chekwa from 1B
“It was challenging,” Charles said. “We divided up the assignments, but if we had to miss a particular child’s game we would have to miss someone else’s so no one would feel bad in the end.” Chimdi might have the busiest schedule of them all, as he has run track for three of his four years at OSU in addition to playing football. He has experienced success in both, winning the 4x100-meter race in the Big Ten Championships for track and recording Big Ten titles in football as well. “At the stage I am now, I’m not really a role model, but something they can all be proud of,” Chimdi said. “A lot of my brothers were really good at sports, but they didn’t get the opportunity that I had.” Rooted in strong Christian values, Charles Chekwa always told his family to “put God ÿrst, and everything else would fall in line.” While watching the Heisman trophy presentation in high school, Chimdi’s mother also had some words of wisdom for him, as she told her son that one day he too would win that trophy. “I told her I don’t even play a position that will win the Heisman,” Chimdi said. “But they want me to be that motivated person, and I take what she has to say seriously.” The Chekwas hold high standards for their youngest son as he heads into his ÿnal year as both a student and athlete. “We expect him to have an outstanding year this year. We believe he should perform to the best he possibly can, just leave it all out on the ÿeld,” Charles said. “He’s a very good boy. It can be a very big challenge to balance academics and athletics, but he does it well, and we are so proud of him.”
OSU cornerback youngest of six children
ANDY GOTTESMAN / Lantern photographer
Chimdi Chekwa ﬁghts through a block during OSU’s 18-15 loss to USC on Sept. 12, 2009.
level. Blessing, the oldest sister, played college basketball at Mississippi State, and the youngest sister, Nonye, plays volleyball for Warner State in Florida. Each member of the family was brought up with lofty athletic expectations. “The one thing was, if you didn’t do well in your sport, you didn’t really want to keep doing it,” Chimdi said. “If I played basketball and I didn’t think I was good at it, I wouldn’t play it. After your game you’d come home and everybody would tell you that you need to do this, you need to do that. Everybody expects you to be good, because they were good.” In the Chekwa household, the competition isn’t necessary ugly nor friendly, just something everyone has in common. “It’s not ÿerce (competition), we just understand each other,” Chimdi said. “We understand that if we don’t do good, it is going to be criticized. If you ran a 10.6-second 100-meter, then they ran a 10.3-second 100-meter.” The Chekwa family is currently scattered in various states across the country, from Florida to Louisiana on up to Ohio. Because of their busy work or school schedules, the siblings can’t support each other as much as they might like. “It’s difÿcult. We basically just talk to each other on the phone,” Chimdi said. “At this point, they’re just coming out of school and working and they don’t get the opportunity to get to many of my games.” For the parents, attendance at sporting events had to be divided while the kids grew up, so everyone had someone there supporting them.
Comment on your favorite story1at3/3/10 thelantern.com GS:Layout 10:35 AM Page 1
LEE HENDERSON / Lantern photographer
Zach Hurley makes contact with a pitch on May 9.
Hurley from 1B
leads Big Ten in batting average, hits me an offer and weren’t going to make me an offer that was willing to, in my opinion, sacriÿce your senior year and your last year at Ohio State,” Hurley said. “It just wasn’t worth it to go play at that point.” The left-handed leadoff man has made the most of his return. Hurley is third in the Big Ten in both batting average (.392) and hits (80). He is also sixth in the league in on-base percentage. Though he is doing well individually, individual statistics were not the motivation for Hurley’s return. “I don’t have any regrets at all,” he said. “That’s one of the reasons I came back. We have such a close knit group of guys and we all get along.” Though a close group, the team has struggled to replicate last year’s success. The Buckeyes took home the conference title in Hurley’s junior season, but this season’s team is currently in a tie for ÿfth at 10-11 and is in danger of missing the conference tournament. “Regardless of the record, this has been the most fun year of baseball I’ve had in my career,” Hurley said. “It’s awesome to be a part of it and I’ll walk away from this with memories that no one will be able to take away from me.” Though he is happy with his decision, Hurley said he hopes to be selected in the draft again this year. “After last year’s draft you just never know what’s going to happen,” he said. “I don’t have any expectations, any rounds or anything like that at all. I’m just hoping that someone out there thinks I can play for an organization and gives me an opportunity.”
ANONYMOUS EGG DONORS
Compensation up to $5,000. Wanted to Help Infertile Couples Healthy Women, Ages 21-32, Non smokers, are eligible. All donations anonymous. Commitment of 6-8 weeks. Apply @ www.ohioreproductivemedicinedonors.com or call 614-451-2280
The difference between a career and a purpose is about 8,000 miles. Learn more about the Peace Corps. Attend an information session.
Wednesday, May 19th 6:00 p.m. Bolz Hall, Room 0436 800.424.8580 | www.peacecorps.gov Life is calling. How far will you go?
The Perfect Solution Ohio State University Run dates: T 5/18, W 5/19 Size: 3.7” wide by 4” tall
If scheduling Chemistry classes is the problem, Columbus State is the perfect solution. We offer courses that transfer completely, taught in small classes by excellent instructors. Our course catalog includes:
Chemistry and Society Elementary Chemistry I, II General Chemistry I, II and III Organic Chemistry I, II and III Organic Chemistry Lab I , II Biochemistry Visit our website for more information about our Chemistry classes. It’s the right start. In the right place. At the right time. 614 -2 8 7- 5 3 5 3
c s c c .edu / c h e m i s t r y
It’s where the world is going
Tuesday May 18, 2010
classifieds CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING TERMS
The OHIO STATE LANTERN will not knowingly accept advertisements that discriminate on the basis of age, sex race or creed or violate city, state or federal law. All real estate advertised herein is subject to the Federal Housing Act, which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or intention to make any such preferences, limitations or discrimination. We will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. All persons are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised are available on an equal opportunity basis. The Lantern reserves the right to edit/refuse any ad that does no conform to these policies. All ads are cancelled at the end of each quarter and must be replaced for the next quarter. Reply mail boxes are available upon request.
IMPORTANT - CHANGES/EXTENSIONS
We must be notified before 10:00A.M., the last day of publication, for any extensions, cancellations or changes to be made in an ad for the next day. Changes of one to three words will be permitted in an existing ad. A $3.00 fee will be assessed for each change. (The word count must remain the same).
REPORT ERRORS AT ONCE
Please notify us by 10:00A.M. The FIRST DAY your ad appears if there is an error. The Ohio State Lantern will not be responsible or typographical errors except to cancel charge for such portion of the advertisement as may have been rendered valueless by such typographical error. If you notify us by 10:00A.M. The first day of an error we will repeat the ad 1 insertion without charge.
SORRY, IF WE ARE NOT NOTIFIED BY 10:00A.M. THE FIRST DAY OF PUBLICATION, THE RESPONSIBILITY IS YOURS. Prepayment is Required for All Ads (unless credit has been established) DEADLINE FOR PLACEMENT OF NEW ADS: NOON, 2 Working Days (Mon-Fri) prior to publication Business Office Open: Mon - Fri, 8:00am - 5:00pm Walk-in Ads Accepted: Mon - Fri, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Phone: 292-2031 ext. 42161 / FAX: 614-292-3722 242 W. 18th Ave. Rm. 211 Journalism Bldg.
CLASSIFIED LINE AD - REGULAR TYPE Minimum - $9.00 plus 30 cents per day for the Lantern.com Up to 12 words; appears 5 consecutive insertions
CLASSIFIED DISPLAY (Box) RATE: $11.86 - Per Column Inch, Per Day
CALL 292-2031 TO PLACE YOUR AD OR DO IT ONLINE @ THELANTERN.COM – ACCEPTING PERSONAL CHECKS & ALL MAJOR CREDIT CARDS Furnished Rentals
Unfurnished 1 Bedroom
Unfurnished 2 Bedroom
Unfurnished 2 Bedroom
Unfurnished 3 Bedroom
Unfurnished 4 Bedroom
Unfurnished 4 Bedroom
Unfurnished 5+ Bedroom
1bDrm For summer sublease in furnished 2bdrm apt. 33 E Frambes Ave. June9 thru Sept20. other roommate male. 475/month inc water,gas,‑ electricity. Call 614‑377‑ 9041
$300/montH per person. Re‑ modeled Campus Rentals for Summer and Fall! North Cam‑ pus Rentals 614.354.8870 www.osunorthcampus.com
1565 HigHlAnD Ave available Fall. One bedroom apartments just steps from south Campus, medical schools. Excellent for graduate students. Full kitchens and baths, A/C, laun‑ dry room, parking in rear, $425‑$495, www.TheSloopy‑ Group.com (614) 371‑2650, Rick 1897 nortH 4th. 1 bedroom. Off‑street parking, updated kitchen and bath, dishwasher. $425/month. 614‑989‑1524 www.pavichproperties.org 2425 n High St.‑ 1 bdrm flats avail. for fall. N. campus, on the bus line between Maynard and Blake. Lndry nearby, blinds,gas& water pd. Electric pd in some units Call 263‑2665 www.gasproperties.com 40 cHittenDen Ave. 1bd. Ef‑ ficiency, Gas Included, W/D In‑ cluded, Off Street Parking. $475‑$535/mo. Commercial One 324‑6717 www.c1realty.‑ com AFForDAble 1 Bedrooms. Visit our website at www.my1st‑ place.com. 1st Place Realty 429‑0960 ApplicAtion Fee Waived! 1900 N. 4th St. Studio and 1 bedroom apartment with full bath and kitchen, on site laun‑ dry, off street parking. $395/month. Flexible lease terms. Call Myers Real Estate 614‑486‑2933 or visit www.my‑ ersrealty.com Av. FAll‑ one block off cam‑ pus‑ great location‑ safe, quiet‑ perfect for grad or med stu‑ dent. Large unit, carpet, park‑ ing, appliances, electricity pd. $445, 12 month lease, deposit, no pets, cosigner 614‑395‑4891 nortH oSu ‑ Riverview Drive ‑ Remodeled Unit ‑ New Win‑ dows ‑ New Gas Furnace ‑ A/C ‑ Hardwood Floors ‑ Tile in Kitchen & Bath ‑ Completely Furnished in Living Room ‑ Kitchen ‑ Bedroom ‑ Walk‑In Closet ‑ Ideal For Graduate Stu‑ dent ‑ Laundry On Site ‑ Off Street Parking Free ‑ Now and Fall 2010 ‑ Call 5715109
133 w. Oakland & Neil Ave‑2 bdrm TH avail for fall. Modern Bldg on N. campus close to Buss. School, corner of Neil Av. newer crpt, tile flr, A/C Off St. pkg blinds. Call 263‑2665 www.gasproperties.com
clintonville/nortH cAm‑ puS. 2 bedroom apartment with new cabinets, granite countertops, and new carpet. Off‑street parking, AC, no pets, $550/month. 95 W Hudson. 614‑582‑1672 clintonville/nortH cAm‑ puS. Spacious townhouse with finished basement in quiet loca‑ tion just steps from bike path and bus lines. Off‑street park‑ ing, 1 1/2 baths, W/D hook‑up, AC, no pets. $720/month. 109 W. Duncan. 614‑582‑1672 greAt two bedroom town‑ houses at 109‑117 East 9th Av‑ enue at the South Campus Gateway for $795 and avail‑ able 1 September. Contact Beacon Property Management at 614.228.6700, ext 32. or email@example.com to schedule an appointment. Kenny/HenDerSon roAD, 2 bedroom, 1 1/2 baths, town‑ house apartment. Ideal for graduate students, near busline. A/C, finished base‑ ment with W/D hookup, end unit, $635/month, 614‑519‑ 2044. nortH cAmpuS 2 bd twhs, 2517 Neil Ave. Carpet, base‑ ment with W/D hookups, back deck/yard. Good for Grad Stu‑ dent. $600.00/mo No. Pets. 614‑846‑7545 oSu nortH Riverview Dr. 2 BR‑ Living Room ‑ Kitchen Bath‑ Gas Heat ‑ A/C ‑ Laundry ‑ Off‑Street Parking ‑ H20 paid. Close to Riverside Hospital ‑ Now and Fall. David 571‑5109 roomy FirSt floor apart‑ ment, right across from gate‑ way garage, behind Wendy’s on 9th and high. Kitchen appli‑ ances, off‑street parking, mod‑ est utility bills, dishwasher, full basement, W/D, available in June. $550+ deposit, no pets. 614‑766‑6453. Se corner of King and Neil, 2 bedroom, central A/C, Off street parking and water in‑ cluded. Coin Opr Laundry. Available summer or fall quar‑ ter. Phone Steve: 614‑208‑ 3111. Shand50@aol.com SoutH cAmpuS Deluxe $550 +DEPST. Spacious, Up‑ stairs, 2 bdrm/2 full bath, 1 blk N. of King Ave. 2nd full bath has Jacuzzi. Laundry room, off‑ street parking, very low utility bill. All appliances +w/d. Well lighted, quiet street. No pets. 72 1/2 McMillen. Available Now or Fall 2010. 614‑766‑6453 SoutH cAmpuS, West of High. Near Medical Center. Spacious first floor 2 bdrm. $550 +DEPST. Apt. hardwood floors throughout, tile kitchen and bath, off‑street parking. All appliances +W/D and dshwr, low utility bill, covered front porch, quiet neighbors. No pets. 80 McMillen. Available Now or Fall 2010. 614‑766‑ 6453
2207 inDiAnA Ave. 3bd Dou‑ ble, A/C, Security System, Parking. $975/mo Commercial One 324‑6747 www.c1realty.‑ com 228 e Northwood Ave. Large 3bd. House 2 baths, w/d in‑ cluded, Off Street Parking $1200/mo. Commercial One 324‑6717 www.c1realty.com 3 bDrm Apts. 168 Chittenden and 328 1/2 E.15th Gas, Elec‑ tric & Water included in Rent Off street parking, Pets Nego‑ tiable $1290/mo. Sunrise Prop‑ erties, Inc. 846‑5577 3 bDrmS 405 W. 8th Ave. Across from OSU hospital. 1 off street parking space. Large living, family and dining rooms. A/C, new furnace, dishwasher, basement w/ washer and dryer. Great location for medical, den‑ tal, or nursing students. $1125.00/month. No pets. 889‑ 5533 3 bDrmS. 50 W. Maynard Ave. Large living rooms and kitchen. Hardwood floors. New windows, furnace, basement w/washer and dryer. Off street parking. $850/month. No pets. 889‑5533 3 beDroom, 1 bath duplex on East Tompkins. Hardwood, granite counters, totally redone 3 years ago, it got new every‑ thing. New Central air, heat, windows, bath & kitchens & ap‑ pliances. Great location with off street parking, front porches, Large backyard, Washer & Dryer in unit. $1125.00, www.‑ crowncolumbus.com, 614‑457‑ 6545 3 perSon, Huge 1/2 double, D/W, carpet, parking, w/d, basement. 273‑7775. osua‑ partments.com 39 w 10 Ave. 3bd townhouse, A/C, W/D Hkup, Off Street Parking. $1050/mo. Commer‑ cial One 324‑6747 www.c1re‑ alty.com 3br, 1/2 double, D/W, carpet, parking. W/D, basement. 273‑ 7775. www.osuapartments.com 53 w. Maynard Ave. 3 bed‑ room. 1 bath. Off street park‑ ing. Central air. $975.00. 851‑ 2200 AFForDAble 3 Bedrooms. Visit our website at www.my1st‑ place.com. 1st Place Realty 429‑0960 clintonville HAlF‑dou‑ ble. 2 miles n. of OSU. Many updates: hardwd fls, new win‑ dows, furnace, A/C. Basement with W/D hookup, huge back‑ yard, offstreet parking in back. Close to Como Pk, bikepath. No Pets! 3 person max. $900/mo. + deposit. 878‑0436 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. clintonville/nortH cAm‑ puS. Spacious townhouse overlooking river view, walkout patio from finished basement to backyard, low traffic, quiet area, off‑street parking, 1 1/2 baths, W/D hook‑up, AC, no pets. Steps to bike path and bus lines. $820/month. 101 W Duncan. 614‑582‑1672 inDiAnolA At Blake 3 Bed‑ room Half‑Double, remodeled bathroom marble flooring, Granite Kitchen, Huge Back Deck, Off Street Parking, New AC/Heat/ Windows, Wash‑ er/Dryer $1150 554‑1346 www.‑ finleyrentals.com lArge cleAn 3 bedroom apt.‑ /(2nd & 3rd floor) between Neil & High. 1&1/2 bath. High effi‑ ciency furnace and A/C. Avail‑ able for Fall 2010. $995 per month plus utilities. Ph # 614‑ 216‑1560. lArge nortH Campus apart‑ ment with finished basement. Twin single, 3 off‑street parking spaces, 2 baths, DW, ceiling fan, W/D hook‑up, AC, no pets. $1000/month. 55 W. Hudson. 614‑582‑1672 pAtterSon AnD High, 3 bedroom townhouse, $975., water included, laundry. Phone Steve: 614 208 3111. Shand50@aol.com Quiet Home for serious stu‑ dents. North Campus. 3 spa‑ cious bedrooms, livingroom, diningroom, large kitchen, full basement, yard, offstreet park‑ ing. NO pets. 3 tenants‑ $1200. Available 9/1/10. 227 West Norwich. By appointment ONLY. 614‑262‑7649
$1600, 92 E. Northwood Ave, north campus, spacious 4 bdrm home with 3 levels plus base‑ ment, new kitchen with dish‑ washer and microwave, central air, washer/dryer, hardwood floors/tile/carpeting, two car garage, large porch, and full yard. No pets. For Fall. Call 560‑6292 for a showing.
n.cAmpuS/clintonville 4 bedrooms Hardwood floors, updated kitchen & baths gran‑ ite countertops marble floors washer/dryer New furnace & windows garage, fenced yard. Attic room has another FULL bath! 554 1346 $1420 fin‑ leyrentals.com one block from High 72 W Maynard 4 bedroom Half House 1.5 baths remodeled, washer/dryer, finished attic sky‑ lights, Hardwood floors off street parking. $1350 554 1346 finleyrentals.com
5 beDroom Half double. 125 Chittenden. 2 Baths. Over 2500 square feet. Parking. $1375. (614)205‑4343 5 beDroom Half double. 123 Chittenden. 2 Baths. Over 2500 square feet. Parking. $1375. (614)205‑4343. 6 beDroom house, 190 E. Northwood Ave., steps to High street, very spacious, beautiful northeast campus location, re‑ cently renovated, cable and in‑ ternet hardwired for every room, central A/C, 2 full baths, new kitchen cabinets and appli‑ ances, ceramic tile kitchen and bath floors, FREE W/D, dish‑ washer, basement, FREE off‑ street parking, $450 per per‑ son, George Kanellopoulos, www.OSUproperties.com, 299‑ 9940. 6 beDroom very large beauti‑ ful house 2500/month w Patter‑ son near tommys pizza on lane. 614.316.3986 pics at www.osurentals.com 94 w. Maynard Ave. 5 bed‑ rooms. 2 baths. Off street park‑ ing. Central air. $1,150.00. 851‑ 2200. AFForDAble 5 Bedrooms. Visit our website at www.my1st‑ place.com. 1st Place Realty 429‑0960 Five beDroom, 15th & Sum‑ mit. W/D, Huge! Best porch on Campus! 273‑7775. www.osua‑ partments.com
2‑3br Townhomes, new re‑ modeled, all new appliances, parking, pets allowed. 10 min‑ utes from campus, NW end. 200 e. 15th Ave. 4 Bedroom Professional student preferred. Apartment, 1 1/2 bath, carpet, 614‑457‑8376. laundry at site. Rent $300‑ 325/month. 614‑759‑9952 or AvAilAble FAll Quarter 614‑357‑0724 and now 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 bed‑ room units. Super locations, StuDentS!! rent 3 rooms Parking, Air conditioning, dish‑ of furniture for as little as washers, washer and dryer. $99.00 per month. No credit 273‑7775. www.osuapartments.‑ checks if you have a credit card. com Please visit Students.Cort.Com to order online. Please call 614‑ AvAilAble now or fall, 1 or 985‑7368 or visit us at 8600 2 bedroom, North Campus, Sancus Blvd., Columbus, OH 15th, or Woodruff, Parking. 296‑ 8353. 43240. Summer Sublet 86 W Lane Ave 1 bdrm, furnished, off St parking, gas & water provided, $375 dep., $375 rent, NO PETS call 614‑306‑0053
oSu HAlF double and 2BDR Apts, appliances, AC. Various locations (614) 457‑1749 or (614) 327‑4120
oSu/grAnDview, King Ave., 1&2 bdrm garden apts. AC, gas heat and water, laun‑ dry facilities, off‑street parking. 294‑0083
Unfurnished Efficiency/Studio 101 e. 14TH AVENUE‑ Studios available Summer & Fall $475 month w/heat, water & gas in‑ cluded. Centrally located‑ just minutes from campus, gate‑ way, busline and parking. A/C, on‑site laundry and PETS ARE WELCOME! Mokas Manage‑ ment, family owned & operated since 1994. Call Nikki @ 614‑ 374‑3468.
150 e. 13th available Fall, Large modern studio apart‑ ments just steps from campus. Secure building, new appli‑ ances, A/C, laundry room, full kitchen & bath, Gas paid. $425, www.TheSloopyGroup.com (614) 371‑2650, Rick
92 e.11th Ave. Very clean, neat, cozy. A/C, parking avail‑ able, short term ok! $435/mo. (614)457‑8409, (614)361‑ 2282.
86 weSt Lane Ave. Furnished one bedroom efficiency. Refrig‑ erator, microwave, community kitchen. $400 deposit. $400 rent. 614‑306‑0053.
JuSt StepS to Campus! 106 E. 13th Avenue. $460/month. Newly remodeled large studio with full bath and kitchen, A/C, and laundry facility. Heat, water and high speed internet in‑ cluded! Inquire about Fall 2010 #AvAilAble ApArtment. Rentals! Call Myers Real Es‑ Super convenient location, 1‑2 tate 614‑486‑2933 or visit www.‑ bedroom apartments, 38 E. myersrealty.com 17th Ave, just off of High Street, laundry, offstreet park‑ ing. Available Summer and/or Fall and onward. $350‑$400.00‑ /month. Call 296‑6304, 263‑ 1193. nortH oSu ‑ Riverview Drive ‑ Remodeled Unit ‑ New Win‑ dows ‑ New Gas Furnace ‑ A/C ‑ Hardwood Floors ‑ Tile in Kitchen & Bath ‑ Completely Furnished in Living Room ‑ Kitchen ‑ Bedroom ‑ Walk‑In Closet ‑ Ideal For Graduate Stu‑ dent ‑ Laundry On Site ‑ Off Street Parking Free ‑ Now and Fall 2010 ‑ Call 5715109
Furnished 2 Bedroom 2 beDroom Apt ‑ Furnished Riverwatch Tower Rent: $915/month Available: Jun 14 ‑ Aug 31 Independent leases available If interested call: Michael Jewitt 330‑256‑6726 Tim Scalley 216‑255‑1148
Furnished 3 Bedroom Huge tHree bedroom apart‑ ment. Low utility bills, hard‑ wood floors, big living room and dinning room, on first floor apartment. off‑street parking, laundry, deck and private fenced area in rear, near medi‑ cal, west of high, one block north of King, 72 McMillan, no pets $550+deposit. 614‑766‑ 6453.
#1, AFForDAble, spacious and updated, large 1 br apts on North, South and Central cam‑ pus. Gas heat, A/C, starting @ $425. 614‑294‑7067. www.os‑ upropertymanagement.com $550/montH, AS early as mid‑ June move‑in, all utilities in‑ cluded, quiet building, on north campus busline, A/C, laundry facilities, off‑street parking and extra storage. osupremiere‑ properties.com. 614‑440‑6214. Tom.
$620. 222 King Av. near Neil, includes parking, utilities, hard‑ wood, high ceilings, private porch. Available 9/5, also 5/1, 371‑5690. ohiostaterentals.com 1 bDrm Apt. 15th & N. 4th $465/mo. Water included. Large, Laundry, Pets Nego‑ tiable. Sunrise Properties, Inc. 846‑5577
1 bDrm Apt. East 13th & N. 4th water included $450/mo., A/C, disposal, Off street park‑ ing, Pets Negotiable, $450. Sunrise Properties, Inc. 846‑ 5577
1 bDrm Apts. 15th & N. 4th Gas, Electric & Water included in Rent! Off street parking, Pets Negotiable. Sunrise Properties, Inc. $560 to $580/mo. 846‑5577 1615 HigHlAnD Ave., Big 1bd, Gas Included! $490‑$525/mo. Commercial One 324‑6717 www.c1realty.‑ com
Furnished 2 Bedroom
Furnished 2 Bedroom
Furnished Rentals Furnished Rentals NOW LEASING FOR FALL 2010 OHIO STATER STUDENT HOUSING GREAT LOCATION! 2060 N. HIGH ST (AT WOODRUFF) Newly furnished efficiencies Full size beds with full size refridgerators and microwaves ALL utilities included FREE high speed internet FREE basic cable! Laundry and Fitness center on-site! Covered secure PARKING! Sign a lease for Fall 2010 before June 15th 2010 and receive $300 off first month’s rent (valid only with this coupon) CALL TODAY TO SET UP AN APPOINTMENT OR STOP BY (614) 294-5381 www.ohio-stater.com
Tuesday May 18, 2010
178 e. 13th Avenue‑Short walk to class & Ohio Union! $880 for 1st floor unit with porch. $860 for 2nd floor unit. Gas & water included in rent! No AC. No washer/dryer hookup. B&A Re‑ alty (614) 273‑0112 1890 n. 4th St. Convenient to OSU and Downtown! Applica‑ tion Fee Waived! Large mod‑ ern units are 910 sq. ft. Quiet building, off street parking, laun‑ dry facility, A/C, gas heat, dish‑ washer, on bus line. $495/month. No application fee! Inquire about Fall 2010 Rentals! Call Myers Real Es‑ tate 614‑486‑2933 or visit www.‑ myersrealty.com 1901 n. 4th and 18th, 2BR townhouse. Spacious, W/D, re‑ modeled kitchen. $750/mo, 614‑989‑1524 www.pavichproperties.org 194 King Ave., 2 bedroom, all utilities included, Off street parking, central a/c, laundry. Phone Steve 614‑208‑3111. Shand50@aol.com
2 bD, 1 BA spacious,$555/mo., recently renovated, 5 min from campus; Fitness Center, well maintained, 24 hr emer. mainte‑ nance, courtesy officer, on‑site laundry; no app fee, $200 de‑ posit; 276‑7118
2 bDrm 87 West Maynard. Walk to campus! Newly upa‑ dated bathroom, kitchen with dishwasher, washer/ dryer. Basement walkout, hardwood floors, New gas furnace, A/C, Garage. Move in September 1,2010 Rent $700/ month. No pets. Landlord who cares. Call 614 784 8255 or email TLordo@aol.‑ com.
2 bDrm Apt. 13th & N. 4th Wa‑ ter included. $505/mo., A/C, Off street parking, Pets Nego‑ tiable, Sunrise Properties, Inc. 846‑5577
Furnished 1 Bedroom
Unfurnished 1 Bedroom
1717 Summit, b/t 13th & 14th, spacious 2 bdrm, on‑premises washer/dryer, A/C, off‑street parking, blinds, clean, call for showing, $650/m (gas incld), D&L Properties 614‑638‑4162.
Unfurnished 2 Bedroom # 1 2 BR AVAILABLE NOW AND FALL! Beautiful remod‑ eled Townhouses and Apart‑ ments located close to cam‑ pus. Features include large bedrooms with ceiling fans, air conditioning, insulated win‑ dows, cable/internet, washers & dryers, and FREE off‑street parking! Call North Campus Rentals today! (614)354‑8870 www.osunorthcampus.com #1 $800‑850. Steps to Medical Center. 2 Floors, new kitchen and bath, A/C, gas heat, laun‑ dry, parking, carpet/hardwood.‑ 1496/98 Belmont. Call 937‑8291. #1, AFForDAble spacious and updated large 2BR apts on North, South, and Central cam‑ pus. Gas heat, A/C, off‑street‑ ing parking, dishwasher, on‑ site laundry starting at $335. 614‑294‑7067. www.osuproper‑ tymanagement.com $1099, 1350 Neil, Victorian Vil‑ lage, massive, hardwood, A/C, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑4110 OhioStateRentals.com $300pp StArting rents, 1‑3 bedroom apartments, 12th near high, South OSU Gate‑ way High near Indianola, 194 E. 11th near High, 7th near High. Available for fall, newly‑ remodeled, hardwood floors, large bedrooms, low utilities, d/w, w/d hook‑up, free off‑ street parking, a/c, www.home‑ teamproperties.net or 291‑2600. $550/montH. 189 E Duncan. 2bdrm, fresh paint, new bath‑ room, off‑street parking. Clean, non‑smoking premises. A/C. Good windows. Mom and pop landlords. Pets negotiable. Available now! 614‑390‑0197. email@example.com $645/montH, 1698 N4th St, 2 bed with bsmnt, refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, wash‑ er/dryer, CA, Parking, well insu‑ lated, $0 Deposit, Pine Rental Services LLC (614) 735‑5111 or firstname.lastname@example.org $699‑795, 270 E 12th, W/D, courtyard, A/C, dishwasher, spacious, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑4110 OhioStateRentals.com $740. 246 E. 13th townhouse includes washer/dryer, water, hardwood, big basement, newer kitchen. Available 9/5, 371‑5690. ohiostate rentals.‑ com $749‑849, 111 Hudson, Tuttle Ridge, W/D, dishwasher, bal‑ conies, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑4110 OhioStateRentals.com $749‑895, 1430 Neil, Victorian Village, W/D, hardwood, deck, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑4110 OhioStateRentals.com $749‑899, 85 W 3rd, Victorian Village, W/D, carpet/hardwood, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑4110 OhioStateRentals.com $850, 108 W Tompkins, Tuttle Park, modernized, bay win‑ dows, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑ 4110 OhioStateRentals.com 102 w. 8th‑2 bdrm flats avail for fall. Modern Bldg. w/security system, ceramic tile flrs.,DW, A/C newer crpt, updated appl, ceiling fans, blinds. Off St. pkg Call 263‑2665 www.gasproper‑ ties.com 131 w 8th Ave, large 2 bdrm, porch, off‑street parking, on‑ premises washer/dryer, up‑ dated carpet, blinds, clean, call for showing, $600/m D&L Prop‑ erties 614‑638‑4162. 1885 n 4th St. Large 2bd. W/D Included, Off Street Park‑ ing $610/mo. Commercial One 324‑6717 www.c1realty.com
2 bDrm Apt. 15th & N. 4th Wa‑ ter included, A/C, dishwasher, Disposal, carpet, Pets Nego‑ tiable, laundry, of street park‑ ing, $555/mo. Sunrise Proper‑ ties, Inc. 846‑5577.
2 bDrm TOWNHOUSE 13th & 4th Water included. A/C, dis‑ posal, off street parking, Pets Negotiable, $560/mo. Sunrise Properties, Inc. 846‑5577
2 bDrm TOWNHOUSE 13th & N. 4th Water included. A/C, dis‑ posal, off street parking, Pets Negotiable, $525/mo. Sunrise Properties, Inc. 846‑5577 2 br 15th and Summit, AC, Large, Carpet, Laundry, park‑ ing, dishwasher. 273‑7775. www.osuapartments.com
2103 iuKA Ave. 2BR unfur‑ nished, kitchen, stove, refrigera‑ tor, carpet, air. $440/mo. $440 deposit. Laundry available, off‑ street parking. No pets. Call 614‑306‑0053
212 tompKinS – 2 BR Town‑ houses available Summer and Fall. Spacious bedrooms, cen‑ tral air, lots of storage space, FREE off‑street parking. North Campus Rentals 614.354.8870 www.osunorth‑ campus.com 2383 williAmS St. 2bd Dou‑ ble. Remodeled, Dishwasher. $700/mo. Commercial One 324‑ 6717 www.c1realty.com
274‑ 284 E. Lane‑2 bdrm TH avail for fall. N. campus at Indi‑ anola and Lane, very spacious w/lndry hkups in bsmt. Ceiling fans, dining Rm, blinds, newer crpt, frnt porch, yard area.Off St. pkg.Call 263‑2665www.‑ gasproperties.com 344 e. 20th Unit D, 2 bedroom flats, 1 bath, remodeled, cen‑ tral air, large kitchens, off street parking, NO dogs, $495.00. Call Pat 457‑4039 or e‑mail email@example.com Available FALL.
345 e. 20th available Fall. Large 2 bedroom flats, new win‑ dows, carpeting, updated appli‑ ances, dishwasher, on‑site laundry, central air, ceramic floors, courtyard, lots of park‑ ing, on bus line. $550‑625. www.TheSloopyGroup.com (614) 371‑2650, Rick 357‑363 E 14th. 14th & 4th‑ 2 bedroom, LV, Lg Kit. w/ref & stove, A/C, Lg bath, off street parking, laundry on premises‑$400 rent, $400 de‑ posit. 614‑306‑0053.
53 w. Patterson Ave, for Fall, BIG enough for 3 people. Brand new carpet coming, off street parking, Wash‑ er/dryer, central air, new win‑ dows.$800/mo.(614) 316‑5406 AFForDAble 2 Bedrooms. Visit our website at www.my1st‑ place.com. 1st Place Realty 429‑0960
At univerSity Gardens. Beautiful 2 bedroom condos. Completely renovated and fur‑ nished, new washer, dryer, stove, refrigerator and dish‑ washer, free wi‑fi. Separate laundry room in each unit. Quiet complex, free parking, $520/month. 614‑778‑9875. Website options are offcampus.‑ osu.edu or universitygarden‑ scolumbus.com Considered to be one of the best values in OSU off campus student and faculty housing. AvAilAble Fall 2326 Indi‑ anola 2 BR w/hardwood floors, ceiling fans, Lg Kit. & BA & LR, A/C, off‑street parking, near busline UTILITIES PAID $880/mo No Pets. Call Lisa 614‑353‑4808 or tripleeproper‑ tiesllc.com cHAtHAm villAge 2BD, 1.5‑ BA CONDO, CLOSE TO OSU, PRIVATE PATIO, SWIMMING POOL, NEW CARPET, NEW PAINT, UPDATED KITCHEN 614‑866‑2400
Unfurnished 3 Bedroom #1, AFForDAble spacious and updated, large 3br apts on North, South and Central cam‑ pus. Gas heat, A/C, off‑street‑ ing parking, dishwasher, W/D hookups, decks, Jacuzzi tubs, starting at $375. 614‑294‑7067. www.osupropertymanagement.‑ com $1,050 ($350/eAcH) Patterson Ave, North Campus. Large (over 1,300 sq.ft. plus full Base‑ ment) 3 Bedroom ½ double re‑ cently redone & gorgeous! 28’ LR/DR, huge newer Kitchen w/Range, Refrigerator, Dish‑ washer, built‑in Microwave, re‑ cessed spotlights on dimmers and more! New full Bath! Full basement with Washer & Dryer included! New furnace, A‑C and thermopane windows = lower bills! Great tree shaded yard, front porch! Great street, nice neighbors! $1,050/month. Available September 2010. No Pets. 614‑410‑1826 John Kost RE/MAX Premier Choice. $1,100, 2155 N 4th, town‑ house, Iuka ravine, A/C, dish‑ washer, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑4110 OhioStateRentals.‑ com $1,100, 427 E 14th, ½ house, backyard, new carpeting, North‑ Steppe Realty 299‑4110 OhioStateRentals.com $1,300, 2014 N 4th, W/D, A/C, hardwood, basement, back‑ yard, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑ 4110 OhioStateRentals.com $1,300, 2549 Indianola, totally renovated, hardwood, stain‑ less, W/D, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑4110 OhioStateRentals.com $345 per person. 222 King Avenue, near Neil, includes parking, utilities, hardwood, high ceilings, private porch, available 9/5, 371‑5690. ohiostaterentals.com $795‑895, 1430 Neil, Victorian Village, W/D, hardwood, bal‑ cony, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑ 4110 OhioStateRentals.com $975/mo. SoutH Campus Gateway Area. 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath double, all hardwood floors, beautiful oak woodwork, free washer and dryer, very spacious, updated kitchen, ren‑ ovated front and covered rear sitting porch, fenced in back yard, off street parking, Call Steve at 291‑8207. www.euclid‑ properties.com 105 w. Maynard $1100 per mth. 3bdrm house, off street parking, A/C, dishwasher, & 1 1/2 baths. Call Dunkel Co. 614‑ 291‑7373. www.dunkelco.com. 1901 n. 4th and 18th, 3BR townhouse. Spacious, W/D, re‑ modeled kitchen. $750/mo, 614‑989‑1524 www.pavichproperties.org 2520 neil Ave, 2 1/2 bath, A/C, appliances, 2 car garage, Free W/D, available fall $1200/mo. Call 275‑0298.
$2,600, 1054 Highland, Upper Arlington, W/D, garage, A/C, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑4110 OhioStateRentals.com 1871 n 4th St. 4 bedrooms. Nice/clean. Available now, off‑ street parking, $680 and up. 668‑9778.
oSu nortH Location‑ Loca‑ tion 2053 Waldeck. 4 Bedroom Townhouse‑ 2 bath‑ new gas furnace‑ central A/C‑ D/W ‑ Mi‑ crowave‑ Ceiling Fans ‑ Hard‑ wood floors. New windows‑ Washer/Dryer in unit free. H2O paid ‑ Free O.S. parking. Bike rack. 3/5 minute walk to cam‑ 200 e. 15th Ave. 4 Bedrooms, pus. Fall‑ Jolene@molitoris.us 1 1/2 bath, bargain rent. 614‑ David 571‑5109 759‑9952 or 614‑357‑0724 1891 nortH 4th & 18th Ave. 4 BR, 2 bath, for Fall. W/D, cen‑ tral air, D/W, parking, just reno‑ vated. $1100/month. 614‑989‑1524. www.pavichproperties.org
2157 tuller St. 4bd. Double, w/d Included, Front Porch. $1480/mo. Commercial One 324‑6717 www.c1realty.com 217 e Oakland Ave. 4bd House. A/C, Spacious, $1300/mo. Commercial One 324‑6717 www.c1realty.com
2209 inDiAnA Ave. 4bd Dou‑ ble, A/C, Spacious, Parking. $1200/mo Commercial One 324‑6717 www.c1realty.com 295 e 14th Ave, Affordable, spacious 4 brdm, large living area, porch, off‑street parking, washer/dryer, basement stor‑ age, A/C, blinds, dishwasher, call for showing now, $1200/m, D&L Properties 614‑638‑4162.
3/4 beDroom 1 Bath 1/2 dou‑ ble at 2475 Indianola. Every‑ thing New less than 1 year ago. New included entire bath & Kitchen, Windows, Air, heat, Floors, fixtures etc... Offstreet parking, backyard, front porch & washer/dryer. $1200.00 p/m www.crowncolumbus.com, 614‑ 457‑6545 312 e. 16th. 4 bedroom house, newly remodeled, OS parking, $1000/mo. Leasing for Fall of 2010. 614‑885‑1855, 614‑578‑ 6920, 614‑578‑6720 Rod or George.
361 e. 20th. Large 4 bedroom Sunroom, 1 1/2 Bath A/C, washer/dryer, off‑street park‑ ing $895/month www.thesloopygroup.com 614‑371‑2650 4 bDrm House. 52 W. Nor‑ wich Ave. 1 blk from campus. 2 full baths, new kitchen w/ laun‑ dry room, includes washer and dryer. New windows and fur‑ nace. Off street parking. $1500/month. No pets. 889‑ 5533
4 bDrm townhouse. 119 Chit‑ tenden Ave. half block from Gateway. Two full baths, off‑ street parking, A/C, $1100/month. 614‑205‑4343.
4 beDroom, 2 Bath. Super Nice Townhouse located at E. 13th Ave. Just right for 4 girl‑ s/boys that want low utilities & a very nice place to live & study! Call Bob Langhirt for an appointment to view 1‑614‑206‑ 0175, 1‑740‑666‑0967. Slow down when you leave your phone #. 4 perSon, Huge, new kitchens, D/W, w/d, carpet, parking, basement, very nice. 273‑7775. www.osuapartments.‑ com 48 AnD 46 W. Blake Ave. 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, new A/C furnace, Washer/Dryer, Dish‑ washer. $1,200.00 month call Debbie 937‑763‑0008
4br, 1/2 double, new kitchens, D/W, W/D, carpet, basement, Free Parking! 273‑7775. www.‑ osuapartments.com 55 w. Maynard Ave. 4 bed‑ room. 1 bath. Off street park‑ ing. Central air. $1,025.00. 851‑ 2200.
84 eucliD Avenue ‑ $1200/mo. south Campus Gate‑ way Area. 4 bedroom, 2 bath, brick double. Hardwood floors, beautiful fireplaces, spacious, free washer and dryer, full basement, air conditioned, new furnace and appliances, garage and security system available. Call Steve at 291‑ 8207. www.euclidproperties.‑ #1, AFForDAble spacious com and updated, large 4br apts on AFForDAble 4 Bedrooms. North, South, and Central cam‑ pus. Gas heat, A/C, off‑street Visit our website at www.my1st‑ place.com 1st Place Realty parking, dishwasher, W/D hookups, decks, Jacuzzi tubs, 429‑0960 starting at $375. 614‑294‑7067 For FAll, south campus, www.osupropertymanagement.‑ huge house, spacious bed‑ com rooms, 1 1/2 BA, large kitchen, $1,600, 49 W Blake, refinished with W/D, hardwood floors, low townhouse, 3 baths, W/D, utility bills, C/A. 1K/mo + dep, NorthSteppe Realty 299‑4110 no pets. 84 McMillan. 614‑766‑ 6453 OhioStateRentals.com $1400/incl wAter, 113 E. HorSe FArm. Entire house Lane Ave Apt A, remodeled for rent. Can also rent stalls. 28 bath, A/C, off st parking, call minutes to OSU. $1200/mo. 614‑805‑4448. 614‑286‑9594
Unfurnished 4 Bedroom
Unfurnished 2 Bedroom
Unfurnished 2 Bedroom
0 utilitieS, furnished rooms, flexible lease periods, super convenient location, 38 E. 17th Ave. Laundry, off‑street park‑ ing, $200‑$400/month. 296‑ 6304, 263‑1193. AvAilAble now 14th Ave. Kitchen, laundry, parking, aver‑ age $270/mo. Paid utilities, 296‑8353 or 299‑4521 DeAD Quiet near medical complex. Safe. Excellent, low noise/crime neighborhood, #1, AFForDAble spacious quiet serious tenants. OSU and updated, large 5BR apts across the street. $300/month, on North Campus. Gas heat, no utilities. 805‑4448. A/C, off‑street parking, dish‑ washer, W/D hookups, decks, fireplaces, Jacuzzi tubs. Start‑ ing at $398. 614‑294‑7067. www.osupropertymanagement.‑ 2 or 3 Room mates wanted for Fall Semester. In 4 Bed‑ com room, 2 bath, washer/dryer, $2,400 316 W 7th, 5 BR, Victo‑ dishwasher. $1,200.00 month rian Village, W/D, NorthSteppe 48 W. Blake Ave. Call Debbie Realty 299‑4110 937‑763‑0008. OhioStateRentals.com $300pp StArting rents, 4‑5 BR townhomes on OSU South Gateway High/Indianola, 414 Whittier German Village, 80 Eu‑ 2 bDrm, May thru August, clid near High Street, newly‑re‑ A/C, W/D, off street parking, on modeled, spacious living areas, campus bus line 650.00/Mo. 614‑440‑6214 os‑ hardwood floors, newer Tom kitchens with d/w, w/d hook‑up, upremiereproperties.com a/c, lower utilities, off‑street parking, www.hometeamproper‑ 2 beDroom 1 bath available beginning sept. 17th 2010 un‑ ties.net or 291‑2600. til sept. 7th of 2011 for $350 per person, 7 bedroom 990/month. Heat included in half‑double house, central cam‑ rent. Parking garage behind pus, between 16th and 17th av‑ building. located: Norwich enues, 1843‑1847 N. 4th St., near high st. All appliances recently renovated, large are new and updated. Contact rooms, 2 living rooms, 2 1/2 Courtney at 6143959714 baths, new kitchen cabinets and appliances, new insulated Sublet wAnteD for Sum‑ windows, dishwasher, FREE mer. $365 which includes wa‑ W/D, central A/C, FREE off‑ ter. Other utilities not included. street parking, George Kanel‑ Call 419‑706‑9126 for more lopoulos, www.OSUproperties.‑ info. com, 299‑9940. 104 w Maynard, 5 bed, two full bath, AC, front porch, laundry and dishwasher included! Please call Mike at 614‑496‑ 7782! #1 piAno, Voice and Guitar teachers needed to teach in 39 w. Maynard Ave. students’ homes. Continuing Huge 6‑7 bdrm house, off Neil, education provided. Excellent walk to campus, this is a FABU‑ pay. 614‑847‑1212. LOUS, completely renovated pianolessonsinyourhome.com house. New everything!! 2 $10/Hour. yArD Work. Bex‑ bath, Granite countertops, cen‑ ley Area. Flexible Hours. Must tral air, hdwd floors, security Like Dogs. Call 805‑5672 system, comm. fire alarm sys‑ tem. Avail. Fall 2010 $3100 ***muSic teAcHerS*** Call (614)206‑5855 or (614)‑ Needed for all instruments & 850‑9473. Visit www.byrneo‑ voice! Bachelors in music, mu‑ suproperties.com for lots of pic‑ sic education, education or mu‑ sic therapy required. Visit www.‑ tures. PrestigeMusicStudios.com and 40 cHittenDen Ave. 5bd click on “employment” for appli‑ 2 Balconies, A/C, $2000 cation information. Commercial One 324‑6747 *promotionS* SeeKing www.c1realty.com motivated individuals to help 5 AweSome bedrooms, 15th rapidly expanding Columbus & Summit. W/D, Huge! Best company. F/Tor P/T Training porch on Campus! 273‑7775. provided. Contact: Travis 614 www.osuapartments.com 503‑4874 5 beDroom 83 West May‑ 400 counSelor/inStruc‑ nard, Walk to class! Huge tor JOBS! Coed Summer rooms, 2 full baths, three floors Camps in Pocono Mountains, with basement suite walkout, Pennsylvania. Top Salary. rear deck, carport, dish‑ Travel Paid. Call 908‑470‑ washer, W/D hookups. Move in 2984, www.lohikan.com September 1, 2010. Rent is bArtenDing Up To $2,000/mo. No pets. Landlord A1! who cares! Call 614‑784‑8255 $300/ Day. No Experience Nec‑ essary. Training Provided. 800‑ or email Tlordo@aol.com 965‑6520 ext 124. 5 beDroom 2 full bath House. North Campus. Very AbA tHerApiSt needed for nice, recently remodeled 14yr. old high functioning non‑ house. Front porch, bedroom aggressive autistic boy in balcony, fenced back yard, eat Dublin. 2 shifts/wk, NO WEEK‑ in kitchen with appliances and ENDS ‑ includes tutoring, self‑ D/W, stylish bathrooms, 2 living help, social skills and outings. areas, 1st floor laundry. New Parent will train ‑ students pre‑ porch, windows, roof, and ferred. Have fun, earn money. much more. Avail for fall. Only Call Carol 761‑8874 ‑ $1600/month. Call Pat (614)‑ bowlingForcASH.com 323‑4906 or email Survey Site ‑ Fun way to make extra money! Completely FREE! firstname.lastname@example.org.
Unfurnished 5+ Bedroom
Help Wanted General
Unfurnished 2 Bedroom
Unfurnished 2 Bedroom
HUGE 2 BEDROOM APARTMENTS
Only $324 per person! Check our website for specials! 614-294-3502 www.inntownhomes.com/iukapark.htm 3B
classifieds Help Wanted General
Help Wanted General
ActiviSm FielD orgAniZerS needed to fight for “Jobs for Main St., not more money for Wall St.” Working America, AFL‑CIO, is pushing for real reform to pro‑ the interests of the middle To end child poverty tect class. We are hiring field orga‑ nizers to encourage community Work with Grassroots support. Gain valuable experi‑ Campaigns Inc on Save ence in politics and non‑profit the Children campaigns, to work. M‑F 1:30‑10:00. $11.00‑ help them create positive /hr+bens. www.workingamerica.org , Call and lasting change for or email children in need worldwide! 614‑223‑2194 Columbus@workingamerica.org Full‑time / career. Earn $1200‑$2000/ month. HeAltHy petS of Lewis Cen‑ Needs part‑time vet assis‑ Call Linda at 614‑421‑6877 ter. tant/kennel worker. Evenings cAmp counSelorS, male and weekends. Apply in per‑ and female, needed for great son. 8025 Orange Center Drive. overnight camps in the moun‑ HeAltHy volunteerS tains of PA. Have a fun sum‑ Needed for Testing Program mer while working with children DIRAmed LLC is developing a in the outdoors. Teach/assist painless glucose meter for dia‑ with A&C, media, music, out‑ betics Non‑invasive test cou‑ door rec, tennis, aquatics, and pled with invasive finger stick. much more. Office, Nanny, & Compensation available. Kitchen positions also avail‑ Contact DIRAmed LLC, 487‑ able. Apply on‑line at www.‑ 3660, 8 to 5 M‑F, or volun‑ pineforestcamp.com email@example.com college pro is now hiring West Campus location painters all across the state to liKe tAKing photos? Check work outdoors w/other stu‑ out www.Snapped4U.com for a dents. Earn $3k‑5k. Advance‑ fun and easy way to earn some ment opportunities + intern‑ extra money! ships. 1‑888‑277‑9787 or www.‑ locAl pAinting contractor collegepro.com in need of workers. painting /construction /carpentry experi‑ DAncerS/entertAinerS neeDeD for newly remodeled ence a plus. $10‑15/hr to start. downtown gentlemen’s club. Call Dave 614‑804‑7902 Experience helpful but not nec‑ moDelS wAnteD Re‑ essary as we are willing to spectable business looking for train. Flexible hours available. models. All walks of life. Stu‑ Call Steve at 614‑935‑9921 or dents, housewives, secretaries,‑ 614‑557‑6943 etc. (encouraged that females Driving inStructorS P.T. strongly apply) at least 18 Mon.‑ Sat. Various Hours Avail‑ years old to model t‑shirts, able. Paid Training. Good Driv‑ robes & hats. This is a fully ing Record. Neat & Clean Ap‑ clothed shoot and will not take pearance. $11.00/hour 436‑ more than an hour. Negotiable pay. Interested persons should 3838 send resume to theothersideof‑ entertAiner/teAcHer. firstname.lastname@example.org. Possibil‑ gymboree Play and Music ity of future shoots. Please seeks energetic, enthusiastic send sample photos, contact people for part‑time work. Must info and any info you can pro‑ be able to sing unaccompanied vide. and lead interactive paren‑ t/child play or music/art classes Col‑ for newborns to 5 year olds. pArt‑time/Full‑TIME We are looking for people with lector, 5 Minutes from campus along #2 bus line part time af‑ some teaching background or those majoring in ECE, The‑ ternoons & evenings Call 614‑ 495‑1407, Contact Helen atre, Music or Art. Will train. MUST BE RELIABLE. If inter‑ reSiDent mgr for Fall 2010, ested, send your resume or Location is 200 W. Norwich. qualifications in a Microsoft Phone Steve for information Word or PDF file to columbus.‑ 614 208 3111. Shand50@aol.‑ email@example.com. To com learn more about GPM go to StuDentpAyoutS.com gymboreeclasses.com Paid Survey Takers needed in FemAle DAncerS. Guaran‑ Columbus 100% free to join. teed $100/night for new hires. Click on surveys. No nudity. Upscale gentle‑ Summer internSHipS. men’s club looking for slim at‑ Learn entrepreneurship and tractive females. No experi‑ earn money by helping launch ence necessary. Will train. new energy drink. Set your Work part time hours and earn own schedule ‑ the harder you school money. Flexible hours. work, the more you earn. 614‑ Work around school schedule. 888‑7502 or GailWallsOf‑ 614‑475‑8911. firstname.lastname@example.org FemAleS neeDeD for imme‑ Summer worK. College Pro diate video work, not experi‑ Painters Now Hiring. Full Time ence necessary open‑minded Work with Students Outdoors. must! $100/hr in cash. Please Earn 3‑5K. 1.800.32 PAINT email to: daviee2003@yahoo.‑ www.collegepro.com com or call 614‑3028847 tHe Supreme Part – Time go: FitneSS Center ‑ 1459 Job $10 ‑ $15 Per Hour. Make King Ave. Personal Trainer‑ Great Money. Build Your Re‑ s/Membership Service sume. Work with Friends. No Paid Training ‑ Many Perks. Ap‑ manual labor. Fun atmosphere. ply Within. No Phone Calls Heart Land Construction. 614‑ Please 543‑0494
Help Wanted General reSeArcH ASSociAte/AS‑ SiStAnt Individual to join a team facilitating mouse model generation at NCRI tasks in‑ cluding general molecular biol‑ ogy, genotyping, transgenic mouse production, advanced animal husbandry, embryonic stem cell culture and colony management including some af‑ ter hours and weekend work. Applicants must be able to fol‑ low standard operating proce‑ dures, keep excellent records and interact professionally with clients. Position will require ex‑ tensive training and only appli‑ cants committed for a longer term should apply. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS 1.Master of Science degree with at least one year of laboratory research experience or Bachelor of Sci‑ ence degree with appropriate laboratory research experience or proven aptitude. 2.Must be able to contribute to complex position papers and reports, and produce data of quality suit‑ able for formal reports research grant proposals and scientific publications. For additional in‑ formation or to apply please visit: https://www.healthcare‑ source.com/columbus/index.‑ cfm?fuseaction=search.jobDe‑ tails&template=dsp_job_details.‑ cfm&cJobId=785257
Help Wanted Child Care $13‑17/Hour, Enthusiastic, de‑ pendable, fun‑loving ABA Ther‑ apists to work with our 11 year‑ old adorable, high functioning son at Worthington home, full‑ time or parttime, training pro‑ vided. Speech,OT,Psychology,‑ PT or related majors. Email re‑ sume/availablity to email@example.com, (614)‑563‑ 2200. bAbySitter neeDeD for twin 10.5 year old boys. Monday‑Friday, 3‑ 6pm 2 weeks a month which is every other week. Must have a car and be reliable. Pays well. Interested...call 614 338‑ 6446 leave contact infor‑ mation for me to call back. cAre proviDerS and ABA Therapists are waned to work with children/young adults with disabilities in a family home set‑ ting or supported living setting. Extensive training is provided. This job is meaningful, allows you to learn intensively and can accommodate your class schedule. Those in all related fields, with ABA interest, or who have a heart for these mis‑ sions please apply. Competi‑ tive wages and benefits. For more information call L.I.F.E. Inc. at (614) 475‑5305 or visit us at www.LIFE‑INC.NET EOE cHilDcAre center in West‑ erville seeks full time infant/tod‑ dler teachers, part‑time floaters, and full time summer teachers. Send resume to phunley@brooksedgedaycare.‑ com or call 614‑890‑9024
Help Wanted Child Care
Help Wanted Medical/Dental
pArt‑time sitter needed to shuttle two 5‑year olds, one boy and one girl, from daycare to school and back in the morn‑ ings and in the early afternoons (round trip estimated about an hour to an hour and a half, so 3 hours total per day) Monday through Friday during the school year, starting August 2010. $9.50.hour. Car seats will be provided. We are look‑ ing for a caring, responsible, ex‑ perienced sitter. References and reliable transportation a must. Send resume or in‑ quiries to melissam317@yahoo.‑ com.
unDergrADuAte nurS‑ ing research assistant position to work in psychoneuroim‑ munology research lab. Duties include interviews with re‑ search participants, phle‑ botomy, community recruitment of participants, and medical chart review. Some community interviews/phlebotomy will re‑ quire a car. The 15‑30 hour/week position will pay $11/hour. Hours are flexible but must include some early morning availability 2‑3 days per week. Prior phlebotomy ex‑ perience is essential. To apply for a position, please visit our website at www.stressand‑ health.org , click on “Job Oppor‑ tunities” and fill out the online application. Please also send a resume/vita to Lindsay Madaras, stressandhealth@o‑ sumc.edu
Sitter neeDeD in Vic Vil‑ lage area for 9mo & 3yr old boys one morning/ wk for sum‑ mer (either T or R) 9:30am‑ 1pm plus occasional nights and wknds. $10/hr. Experience, Refs and Transport req. Call 614‑578‑2695
Help Wanted Restaurant/ Food Service
bArtenDerS neeDeD Earn up to $250 per day FT/PT No experience required Will Train Call Now Summer cHilDcAre 704‑205‑6432 x 104 needed for 8 and 10 yr old in our UA home M‑F 8‑5:30. $400/wk. Must have reliable bonJour oSu! La Chatelaine French Bakery vehicle. Exper. & references & Bistro is looking for required. Email resume & outstanding servers, prep references to cooks and line personnel.Our firstname.lastname@example.org. three locations in Columbus are hiring servers with serving experience, prep cooks with restaurant kitchen experience Summer cHilDcAre: and line personnel with cus‑ needed in our Grandview home tomer service/serving experi‑ for 12 & 14 YR olds. Experi‑ ence. We are looking for ence, references & reliable dynamic, outstanding transportation needed. Email students. Please inquire at experience to: jodi.‑ La Chatelaine Upper Arlington 614.488.1911 email@example.com La Chatelaine Worthington 614.848.6711 La Chatelaine Dublin 614.763.7151 tHe oSu Child Care Program www.lachatelainebakery.com is currently seeking reliable, Merci! outgoing students to serve as part time employees for sum‑ cAtering compAny and mer quarter. As a teaching cafe located in Grandview aide, you will be working with seeks energetic and person‑ our professional staff in an in‑ able employees. Fast paced fant, toddler, preschool, or a and exciting work environ‑ kindergarten classroom. If inter‑ ment. Multiple positions and ested please attend the Em‑ flexible hours available. ployment Information Session Please call Ted at 614‑832‑ Tuesday, May 18th, 2:00‑3:‑ 2404. 30pm OR Wednesday, May 19th, 4:00‑5:30pm. This ses‑ Full time or part time sion will be held at the Child cashiering position. Restauran‑ Care Program’s Ackerman t/Cafe Style. Must have experi‑ Road facility, located at 725 ence, at least 3 years. Must be Ackerman Road. Must be cur‑ familiar with POS system. Must rent college student to apply. apply in person. 2985 N. High Contact Thea Sheppard at Street. firstname.lastname@example.org gorDon bierScH Brewery Restaurant in the Arena Dis‑ trict. Now Hiring for servers, host, and bussers AM and PM wonDerFul pArt‑time job shifts. Please inquire Tues.‑ for fall! A German Village fam‑ Fri. 2pm ‑ 4pm, open interviews. ily is seeking a responsible Hiring!!! tHe DollHouse of and reliable person to care for Columbus is now hiring ladies their twins starting on Novem‑ to join our bar staff.Also looking ber 1, 2010. Care is needed 3 for entertainers (no experiance days a week, 8 a.m. ‑ 4:30 p.‑ necessary).Call/SMS Nick m. Previous experience, refer‑ @614‑515‑9298 ences and personal trans‑ portation required. lauramon‑ looKing For leaders. Visit email@example.com or 614‑ us at www.deweyspizza.com 668‑5630. for more information.
Help Wanted Restaurant/ Food Service now Hiring Host/Hostess/Servers/Floor Staff . Casual, upbeat, and pro‑ fessional bar/restaurant. Lunch and part time weekends avail‑ able. Located in the Cross‑ woods at 23N and 270. 3 Mon‑ keys Bar and Grill. Apply in per‑ son Mon. and Wed. 4pm ‑ 10pm
Help Wanted Interships
volunteer internSHip available at NNEMAP Food Pantry. Morning hours only dur‑ ing summer. Located on High St. in the Short North on bus line. www.nnemappantry.org. Contact Roy Clark at 542‑7366.
tom & Jerry’s Auto Service. Brakes, exhaust, shocks, & tow‑ ing. 1701 Kenny Rd. 488‑ 8507. or visit: www.tomandjer‑ rysauto.com
For Sale Automotive
tHe elevAtor Brewery and Draught Haus an upscale brew‑ ery and restaurant now hiring servers/hostesses. Apply within 161 N. High St., Monday‑Fri‑ day, 2‑5pm.
AAron buyS Cars! Ca$h to‑ day! Dead or alive. FREE Tow! Local Buyer 268‑CARS (2277). www.268cars.com.
StuDent rAteS. Free ini‑ tial consultation. Attorney An‑ drew Cosslett. Alcohol/Drug, Traffic/DUI, Landlord/Tenant, Immigration. 614‑725‑5352. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Help Wanted OSU
For Sale Real Estate
HArriSon weSt ‑ Classic 2 ASSiStAnt proFeSSor for Story 3 BD Brick Home. Info at The Ohio State University De‑ www.1071HarrisonAve.com partment of Political Science. Job duties include teaching owner will FINANCE and research. Requirements: Brick Double Gross rent Ph.D. in Political Science or re‑ $26,400 year. $210,000, Lo‑ lated field. Resume and cover cated at 20th and North 4th. letter to: Attn: D. Camella, 2140 One side has 4 bed 1.5 bath Derby Hall, 154 North Oval the other 4 bed 2 bath Do Not Mall, The Ohio State Univer‑ Disturb Tenants Happy to sity, Columbus, Ohio 43210. Show Major Improvements Ac‑ bAriStAS‑gourmet coffee complished 3% Realtor Coop bar inside OSU Hospital seeks Call Bruce 614 286 8707 PT Baristas. $8/hr plus tips. Ready to Deal, change in fam‑ Apply in person at EspressOa‑ ily situation. sis inside Doan Hall. Call 293‑ vAcAncieS? vAcAncieS? 4323 VACANCIES? Let our leasing services pay for themselves. For your leasing, property man‑ agement, or sales needs call 1st Place Realty 429‑0960. www.my1stplace.com
Help Wanted Sales/Marketing
certApro mArKeting Earn $20 per hour handing out fliers or commission whichever is greater. Must have good communication skills and Transportation. Great part time job with flexible hours. Can Earn Full time $ or turn into an internship. Immed. openings for spring and summer. Bring a friend and earn a $50 bonus. Contact dgoodman@certapro.‑ com Include Resume or con‑ tact information. StAnley Steemer National Customer Sales and Service Call Center. Now accepting ap‑ plications for our Columbus lo‑ cation. Base plus commission to $18.00 hour. Please contact us at email@example.com to learn more about this excit‑ ing opportunity. tHe ultimAte Part‑Time Job. $10‑$15 per hour. Make great money. Build your re‑ sume. Work with friends. Fun atmosphere. Larmco Windows & Siding, Inc. Please call to find out more about this job op‑ portunity 614‑367‑7113
Help Wanted Landscape/ Lawn Care lAwn ASSociAte: FT/PT, mowing & spring clean ups, hours vary M‑Sat, $9+(based on exp)/hr. For details: www.‑ moretimeforyou.com 614.760.0911.
reSume writing from scratch. $50.00 per page. 614‑ 440‑7416.
rocK Doctor ‑ Fun and Cool Online Music Lessons
builD A great business by learning how to make commissions everytime you pay your cell phone and internet bills. Some‑ one else is making the commissions now ‑ and it should be you. Build residual income and make bonuses on referrals. Call Mrs. Derry 740‑277‑ 9447. Leave you name and the best time for an appointment. inveStment propertieS Available Commercial One Call Jay 324‑6712
emergency typing!!! Last property mAnAgement minute!! Overnight emergency Available Commercial One Call available. 614‑440‑7416. Jay 324‑6712 mAnuScriptS. booKS. The‑ ses. Dissertations. Papers. Medical dictation. Legal docu‑ ments for attorneys. 614‑440‑ 7416.
Tutoring Services A mAtH tutor. All levels. Also Physics, Statistics and Busi‑ ness College Math. Teaching/‑ tutoring since 1965. Checks okay. Call anytime, Clark 294‑ 0607.
giFtwrApping ServiceS. Christmas. Wedding. Birthday. Free Accounting tutorials! Executive. Graduation. Baby. www.enlightenup.net Mother’s Day. 614‑440‑7416. SpAniSH tutor: $25/hour. HAve A night in with the girls Can also help with math thru & pick up a surprise for the bed‑ alg, psych, and some sci & room!! www.surpriseparties.com ling’s. 6145825781 ligHt Sewing repairs. But‑ tons. Seams. Pockets. Socks. 614‑440‑7416.
$$$$$ increASe your en‑ ergy, become healthy, and lose weight with our products. You can make money doing this as well! Free to join! People are making $1,000’s per month now! Call 440‑477‑9548 for de‑ tails today!
Help Wanted General
buSineSS cHineSe Learn Business Chinese (8 credits) or Chinese in Chinese Business Law (5 credits) Summer Program in Beijing www.studyabroad‑china.org permAcultureSyner‑ gieS.com SE Ohio Sustain‑ able Technology community. Homeworksteads, Commons for independence, cooperation. Organizational weekends for skills matching, discussions.
Help Wanted General
Rock Doctor online music lessons, perfect for the begin‑ ner or to just brush up on your rock skills! Learn with animations and car‑ toons. Guitar School open, Bass and Drum schools coming soon. http://www.rockdoctor.com writing FAmily histories. Military histories. Business his‑ tories. Autobiographies. Family reunion reportage. 614‑440‑ 7416.
Automotive Services AAron’S recycle ALL. WE BUY ALL CARS! CA$H! Junk, Wrecked, New, Old. www.osucars.com 614‑268‑CARS (2277)
Will You? What will you do? Come to Capital University. It’s the smart way to spend your summer. Capital’s Summer Institute in Science and Mathematics is an accelerated program that’s designed to help you complete a full year of coursework in just eight weeks. It’s a unique program that attracts motivated students from schools all over the country. Summer Institute classes meet five times a week and delve deep into subjects like: • Organic chemistry • General chemistry
We believe. You will.
• Physics • Calculus
Summer Institute In Science and Mathematics
• Biochemistry Small class size – Rigorous and supportive environment Classrooms and labs equipped with the latest computers and instrumentation Prepare for the fast-paced learning expected in medical school and other professional programs Affordable No matter what college or university you attend during the year, this program is a smart, stimulating and efficient way to earn math and science credits that are transferable.
Are you up to the challenge? www.capital.edu/summer-institute 614-236-6520
Tuesday May 18, 2010