WOSU News Archives For: September 15, 2010

OSU Analysis: State’s Green Energy Efforts Unlikely To Create Large Numbers Of New Jobs

12:00AM
September
15, 2010

States such as Ohio are hoping that development in the green energy sector will put residents back to work. But a new study by Ohio State University suggests that current efforts are not likely to generate large numbers of jobs.

Governor Debate Focuses On Ohio Jobs, Economy.

12:00AM
September
15, 2010

Governor Ted Strickland and his republican challenger, John Kasich talked jobs, taxes and trains during a statewide televised debate.

Graduation Gap Remains Steady at 30 Percent

12:00AM
September
15, 2010

President Barack Obama yesterday urged students to work hard and stay in school. But for many African American boys, staying in school has proven difficult. Despite concerted efforts to close it, Ohio’s high school graduation rate gap between black and white boys remains wide. WOSU reports on the ongoing complex problem.

Downtown Columbus – Change is Constant

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12:00AM
September 15, 2010

In Downtown Columbus lots of new buildings, bridges and parks are under construction. The work reminds WOSU Commentator and local historian Ed Lentz that no matter how much things change in Central Ohio, some things do not change very much at all.