COLUMBUS, OH, Wednesday, July 24, 2013– Ohio educators will have access to free online professional development, education focused social networking resources and a community of more than 55,000 educators across the country, thanks to a partnership between ilearnOhio and edWeb.net announced today.
Columbus, Ohio/Washington, D.C. (June 6, 2013) – IDG’s Computerworld Honors Program named the Ohio Academic Resources Network (OARnet) as a 2013 Laureate in the “Emerging Technology” category Monday night during its Gala Evening and Awards Ceremony at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C. The award program honors visionary applications of information technology promoting positive social, economic and educational change.
COLUMBUS, OH, June 4, 2013 – The Ohio Board of Regents welcomed Matt Whatley as its new Chief of Staff Monday, and also announced a new legislative and policy team. Laura Padgett has been named the agency’s Policy Director and Eli Faes has been named Legislative and Public Affairs Director. Both Padgett and Faes are veterans of the agency, formerly serving as Executive Assistant to the Chancellor and Public Affairs Director, respectively.
COLUMBUS, OH, May 30, 2013 – Kurt A. Kaufman, of Waynesfield, was appointed to the Ohio Board of Regents by Gov. John Kasich this week. His term begins immediately and ends on Sept. 20, 2018. The nine-member board advises the chancellor of the Ohio Board of Regents.
Kaufman is an attorney who has owned and managed Kaufman Law Office in Lima for the past 16 years. His practice focuses on worker’s compensation, representing both injured workers and employers. His practice areas also include business and probate.
COLUMBUS, OH – Today Gov. John R. Kasich appointed John Carey to serve as Chancellor of the Ohio Board of Regents. As Chancellor, Carey will lead the University System of Ohio – the largest comprehensive system of public higher education in the nation – and will further the Administration’s efforts to better integrate higher education into the state’s job creation and workforce development efforts.
COLUMBUS, OH, April 11, 2013 – The Board of Regents has announced that it is partnering with CurricUNET, an online curriculum management system, to make Ohio the fourth statewide higher education system to upgrade, automate and network curriculum development, processing and management.
CANTON, OH, March 29, 2013 – The Ohio Board of Regents elected a new slate of officers on Thursday at its regular meeting, which was held at Stark State College. The newly elected officers are Chair Vinny Gupta, Vice-Chair Lana Moresky and Secretary Tim Burke. Each officer will serve a two-year term.
COLUMBUS, OH, March 25, 2013 – The Ohio Board of Regents (OBR) and the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) are joining other education agencies across the country to celebrate Early College High School Week March 25-30.