Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
John Carey, a former state lawmaker has been appointed as the next chancellor overseeing higher education in Ohio.
Jim Petro, whose long career in public service has included 12 years as state auditor and attorney general, is retiring.
The overseer of Ohio’s higher education system is proposing that students should get a career-readiness certificate after one year of college and an associate’s degree after two years, even if they’re working toward a four-year degree.
Ohio Board of Regents Chancellor Jim Petro today rolled out a plan to make the state’s public universities more autonomous that would also push them to become more innovative.