WOSU News Archives For: January 18, 2008

Columbus Symphony proposes musician cuts to save finances

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January 18, 2008

Musicians and board members worry this could be the last season for the Columbus Symphony Orchestra. Six musicians walked out of a meeting with Columbus Symphony officials Thursday to protest changes which include job losses for full-time musicians.

Former OSU Chimps Lose Lawsuit

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January
18, 2008

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is considering appealing a Texas court decision that seven former Ohio State University primates do not have the legal right to sue. PETA tried to get legal standing for the primates, saying the conditions of their sanctuary was substandard.

Dann Goes After Fourth Charter School

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January
18, 2008

Ohio’s Attorney General is going to court to try to shut down another charter school. It’s the fourth time that Marc Dann has accused of a charter school of violating its duty as a charitable trust.

One Goal of Columbus Art Museum Fundraising: New Loading Dock

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12:00AM
January 18, 2008

The Columbus Museum of Art has passed the halfway point for its 80-million-dollar Art Matters fundraising campaign. The museum will allocate part of the money raised to an endowment. The remainder will go toward expansion and renovation which includes, oddly enough, a new loading dock.