WOSU News Archives For: January 30, 2008

STEM Schools Recieve Multi-Million Dollar Grant

12:00AM
January
30, 2008

The plan to create five public schools dedicated to a curriculum of science, technology, engineering and math – STEM – is pushing forward, powered by a multi-million dollar boost from a national foundation.

Rock Star of the Immigrant Talent Movement Speaks Out

12:00AM
January
30, 2008

The outsourcing of U.S. jobs to other countries, has many Americans concerned. But this past week in Northeast Ohio, one of the loudest voices for keeping America strong in a time of offshore competition came from a man with a foreign accent.

Victim Wants Stalkers To Be Tracked Electronically

12:00AM
January
30, 2008

Ohio legislators heard Wdnesday from a victim of stalking. She endorsed a plan that would open the door for judges to order electronic monitoring of some stalkers.

Thousands Turn Out for Columbus “Citizen Summit.”

12:00AM
January
30, 2008

What was billed as a “Citizen Summit” drew an estimated 2,000 to the Greater Columbus Convention Center. The summit marks the start of a planning effort for the city’s bi-centennial in 2012. And suggested projects that make the cut will be included in a bi-centennial blueprint and possibly funded by a city bond issue.