Chancellor John Carey will join Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor, Col. Tim Gorrell, and Sinclair President Steven Johnson to discuss employment and education initiatives signed into law by Governor John Kasich for veterans and active military members.
A media event to outline new guidelines for University System of Ohio colleges and universities to support veterans, and to showcase the practices already in place at Ohio State.
The Ohio Board of Regents is working to implement a new state law that directs public colleges and universities to increase access to counseling, courses, and credit for veterans. Chancellor John Carey will tour Ohio State’s Veterans’ Lounge and discuss the new guidelines at 2:30 p.m. in the lounge, located in room 1132A, Smith Laboratory, 174 W. 18th Ave.
About the Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship Announcements
The Ohio Board of Regents and the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowships Foundation will host a special reception/press conference event to announce the 2014 Woodrow Wilson Ohio Teaching Fellows. The announcement will be at the Ohio Statehouse on Monday, June 30, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. in the Statehouse Atrium.
What: A press conference to discuss the need for streamlined services for veterans at all University System of Ohio institutions, to highlight the strong veterans’ services program at the University of Akron, and to announce a new scholarship for veterans.
Chancellor John Carey, Ohio Board of Regents
Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor, State of Ohio
President Luis Proenza, the University of Akron
When: Monday, April 7, at 1:30 p.m.
Workforce Development roundtable discussion with local and state education and business officials, in conjunction with Governor Kasich’s State of the State address.
What: Chancellor John Carey will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Ohio Association for Career Colleges and Schools for his track record of outstanding service and accomplishment that spans a career of excellence in advancing higher education in Ohio.
Who: Ohio Board of Regents Chancellor John Carey, OACCS Executive Director R. David Rankin, OACCS board of directors
When: Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013, at 12:00PM
What: The Ohio Board of Regents’ annual Trustees Conference will spotlight innovation in education and feature a special announcement by Gov. John Kasich and Dr. E. Gordon Gee about a new statewide higher education initiative. Also on the conference schedule are three discussion panels that highlight strategies for using innovative techniques and technology to enhance the higher education experience. The conference’s featured lunchtime speaker is Coursera Director of Course Operations Pang Wei Koh.
Who: Ohio Board of Regents Chancellor John Carey; Coursera Director of Course Operations Pang Wei Koh; Columbus State Community College President David Harrison, Ph.D.; Lorain County Community College President Roy Church, Ed.D.; University of Cincinnati President Santa Ono, Ph.D.; Georgia State University Vice Provost and Chief Enrollment Officer Timothy Renick, Ph.D.; the University System of Ohio Trustees and other higher education leaders.
Chancellor John Carey visits Clark State Community College and Wright State University to address the recently signed budget its impact on higher education in Ohio. Board of Regents representatives will also learn about the latest happenings dealing with workforce development at the schools, including a new agriscience STEMM school at Clark State and services for veterans at Wright State.