WOSU News Archives For: February 9, 2004

Teacher’s Union Reacts to Possible Layoffs

12:00AM
February
9, 2004

District offiicals hope hundreds of administrators and teachers sign up for a recently announced termination plan so they don’t have to layoff nearly 1300 teachers and other employees.The district’s teacher’s union agrees…

Local Somalis watch Nairobi peace talks with interest

12:00AM
February
9, 2004

While presidential politics or the future of the football Buckeyes are discussed informally over coffee at local restaurants, the topic at a North Linden fast-food restaurant is focused on news out of Nairobi, Kenya. Earlier this month, representatives from 42 Somali factions signed an agreement for peace and outlined how the eastern African nation should be governed.