Columbus is host to the National Hockey League All Star game this week-end. The NHL showcase will bring thousands fans and visitors to the city as well as international media attention.
Eric D. Fingerhut: 2009 James F. Patterson Land-Grant Lecture
Every year, the James F. Patterson Land-Grant Lecture brings to Ohio State a prominent figure to speak to the range of challenges facing land-grant institutions in the 21st century and beyond, in honor of James F. Patterson.
This year’s speaker is Eric D. Fingerhut, appointed the seventh Chancellor of the Ohio Board of Regents on March 14, 2007.
He was the first to be appointed by the Governor of the State of Ohio as a member of his cabinet, and is charged with building a system of higher education designed to prepare all Ohioans for the 21st century and rival the nation in accountability and innovation.