Chancellor Carey to Visit Owens Community College, Bowling Green State University

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 10:00am

Owens Community College, College Hall, Room 103, 30335 Oregon Road, Perrysburg, OH (10 a.m);

Bowling Green State University, Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 201A (1:30 p.m.)

Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE) Chancellor John Carey; Rob Kraus, executive director of workforce training, Owens Community College; Lisa Nagel, Owens Community College VP of Administration; Jeff Ganues, Owens Community College VP of Business Affairs/CFO; representatives from First Solar and Dana Corporation; ODHE staff, Owens faculty, staff, and students; Dawn Shinew, Dean of the College of Education and Human Development, Bowling Green State University; Dr. George Bullerjahn, Professor of Research Excellence, Bowling Green State University; BGSU faculty and staff.


Chancellor Carey will visit Owens Community College for a morning tour that will highlight equipment purchased using funds from ODHE’s Regionally Aligned Priorities in Delivering Skills (RAPIDS) program. The equipment is being used to train students for in-demand jobs. In the afternoon, Chancellor Carey will be at Bowling Green State University for a discussion of the Innovation Grant and the new Lake Erie Center for Fresh Waters & Human Health.


Contact Info: 

Jeff Robinson
Ohio Department of Higher Education
(614) 752-9487