MCRP Student Benjamin Kent Receives Planning Student of the Year Award

Congratulations to Benjamin Kent for receiving the Student of the Year Award at yesterday's Central Ohio Section of OPC's annual awards reception.  Andrew Shepler was recognized as an honorable mention.

Ben was recognized for his ongoing efforts to promote his idea of bringing art into public transportation. His idea Oh Art. He created the idea as part of his CRP 742 Cities of the World: International Planning Innovation.  He prepared a YouTube video about his Oh Art project. After completing the course he has continued to pursue the idea meeting with officials from Ohio State University, the City of Columbus, and the Central Ohio Transit Authority.