Higher Education http://wyso.org en Fitzgerald Campaign Targets Student Debt http://wyso.org/post/fitzgerald-campaign-targets-student-debt <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-b0ea8030-b493-7044-8284-daed54d330d6"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor Sharen Neuhardt is speaking at Sinclair Community College Thursday afternoon about Ed Fitzgerald’s platform on higher education. Neuhardt says if Fitzgerald is elected governor, he will establish a fund that helps Ohio students begin saving for college in kindergarten. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:00:04 +0000 Lewis Wallace 51596 at http://wyso.org Antioch College On Fast Track To Accreditation http://wyso.org/post/antioch-college-fast-track-accreditation <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15; background-color: transparent;">Antioch College celebrated the news this weekend that the school is on the fast track to accreditation. The college was closed in 2008 by the board of trustees of Antioch University, and it reopened three years ago as a separate entity, driven (and funded) primarily by alumni who couldn’t stand to see the 162-year-old institution disappear.</span></p><p></p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 10:57:51 +0000 Lewis Wallace 51407 at http://wyso.org Antioch College On Fast Track To Accreditation Reaching Beyond the Ivory Tower http://wyso.org/post/reaching-beyond-ivory-tower <p></p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:24:11 +0000 Leticia Wiggins & Patrick Potyondy 48262 at http://wyso.org Reaching Beyond the Ivory Tower Central State Sees Layoffs, Major Donation On The Same Day http://wyso.org/post/central-state-sees-layoffs-major-donation-same-day <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-17c1f35b-b7d6-d494-5267-f6bd1eff965c" style="line-height: 1.15;"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Central State University in Greene County has announced it’s getting a $1 million gift from an alum, entrepreneur and media figure Josh Smith. O</span></span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">n the same day the gift was announced, at least 17 people were laid off from the school.</span></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 20:02:55 +0000 Lewis Wallace 46983 at http://wyso.org Central State Sees Layoffs, Major Donation On The Same Day Miami Valley Colleges And Universities Seek Millions In State Capital Funds http://wyso.org/post/miami-valley-colleges-and-universities-seek-millions-state-capital-funds <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-3843a7b3-61fa-32ca-95d8-814ce4c1c2de"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">A large statewide proposal for state of Ohio funds for colleges and universities was released in January that includes $50 million in requests from the Dayton area. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 11:32:29 +0000 Lewis Wallace 46288 at http://wyso.org