Cleveland State Holds Grand Opening For Studio Connect

Monday, August 19, 2013
Pictured from left to right: Dr. Michael Stokes, Vice President for Student Services; Dr. Denise King, Vice President for Academic Affairs; Dr. Carl Hite, CSCC President; Sarah Copeland, Director of Library Services; and Dr. Tommy Wright, Vice President for Finance and Administration.
Pictured from left to right: Dr. Michael Stokes, Vice President for Student Services; Dr. Denise King, Vice President for Academic Affairs; Dr. Carl Hite, CSCC President; Sarah Copeland, Director of Library Services; and Dr. Tommy Wright, Vice President for Finance and Administration.

Cleveland State Community College held a grand opening/ribbon cutting for the new Studio Connect located in the CSCC Library in honor of former CSCC employee, Bill Stark, who was employed at the college from 1993-2010 in the I.T. Department. Studio Connect, the College’s newest service for students, offers a relaxed, high tech space for creating and collaborating. The grand opening consisted of demonstrations of all of the technologies available to students in the new space.  


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