Ohio Board of Regents http://wyso.org en Chancellor Carey Ends State Budget/Education Tour at Wright State http://wyso.org/post/chancellor-carey-ends-state-budgeteducation-tour-wright-state <p></p><p>Chancellor of the Ohio Board of Regents, John Carey, was at Wright State University on Monday for the final stop on a statewide tour to highlight the recent state budget and its impact on higher education.</p><p>Carey, a former state representative appointed to the Board of Regents in April, said the mission mandated to him by Governor John Kasich is to align Ohio educational institutions with workforce development.</p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 22:58:15 +0000 Jerry Kenney 36933 at http://wyso.org Chancellor Carey Ends State Budget/Education Tour at Wright State Ohio Task Force Wants More College Degrees http://wyso.org/post/ohio-task-force-wants-more-college-degrees <p>A task force that aims to increase the number of Ohioans with college degrees is convening for the first time.<br />&nbsp;<br />The 31-member Complete College Ohio task force is led by Ohio Board of Regents Chancellor Jim Petro. The group is charged with finding ways to help a greater number of students plan for, pay for and complete their education.<br />&nbsp;<br />The first meeting Monday is being hosted by Bowling Green State University.<br />&nbsp; Mon, 13 Aug 2012 16:06:00 +0000 Associated Press 20612 at http://wyso.org