The Ohio State University wants to encourage students into taking online-only courses. The Columbus Dispatch reports that the University recently approved a new fee structure that would allow students to save money on the services they will not use.
In-state students who register for these exclusive online classes would be charged $100 a semester, while out of state students will only pay $5 more.
Central State University in Southwestern Ohio is marking its 125th Anniversary as it looks for a new president.
The historically black school in Wilberforce plans to celebrate the anniversary with a ceremonial gathering Tuesday. The Dayton Daily News reports the school of more than 2,500 students is the only predominately black institution in Ohio.
It's looking for new leadership because alumnus and school President John Garland plans to retire in June. He has led the school since 1997.
The February 2012 installment of SOCHE TALKS featuring Susan Trollinger from the University of Dayton on putting the Amish back in Amish country.
The SOCHE Talks are a collaboration with the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education. In this monthly series we’ll hear from faculty and staff from areas colleges and universities on a wide variety of subjects. It's an effort to bring Miami Valley research and thinking into the public arena – a way to enlighten the world with local knowledge.