Ohio Universities http://wyso.org en Ohio Higher Education Presidents Meet To Discuss Incentivizing Graduation http://wyso.org/post/ohio-higher-education-presidents-meet-discuss-incentivizing-graduation <p>There was quite a meeting of the minds in Gov. John Kasich’s office, as the presidents of many of Ohio’s public universities and community colleges gathered to put forward their ideas on improving Ohio’s public education system. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports on their reform plan. Mon, 03 Dec 2012 14:59:56 +0000 Karen Kasler (Ohio Public Radio) 25867 at http://wyso.org 6 Ohio Schools Join Veterans Medical Care Research http://wyso.org/post/6-ohio-schools-join-veterans-medical-care-research <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Six universities in Ohio are part of a new national push to boost training and research on military veterans&#39; brain injuries and post-traumatic stress disorder.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; First lady Michelle Obama talked about the initiative Wednesday before a gathering of military members and veterans in Virginia. She said 105 U.S. medical schools and 25 schools of osteopathic medicine are bolstering their efforts to train students in treating brain injuries, PTSD and other mental-health issues affecting service members.</p> Fri, 13 Jan 2012 16:42:48 +0000 Associated Press 9958 at http://wyso.org Chancellor Seeks Mandate Relief for Ohio Colleges http://wyso.org/post/chancellor-seeks-mandate-relief-ohio-colleges <p>COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio&#39;s higher education chief has released details of a program for easing regulations on public universities if they agree to give up some state money.</p><p>Chancellor Jim Petro posted his proposal online Wednesday for creating semi-private enterprise or charter universities. He has scheduled a question-and-answer session with administrators and reporters Thursday.</p> Thu, 11 Aug 2011 12:01:12 +0000 Associated Press 2956 at http://wyso.org