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Ohio Board of Regents - 2008 Community Conversations Tour : College Affordability
Chancellor Eric Fingerhut and the Ohio Board of Regents hosted the "Community Conversations Tour" April 16 at Columbus State Community College. This public forum was the first stop on a 6-region tour joining college, business, civic and student leaders to discuss 10-year strategic plan on higher education.

The series of Community Conversation forums discuss his 10-year strategic plan on higher education delivered to Governor Strickland and the Ohio General Assembly March 31.

Chancellor Fingerhut provides an overview of the strategic plan and then moderates a discussion focused on college affordability with a panel of community college and university officials, business, civic and student leaders including:

Valeriana Moeller, President, Columbus State Community College;
Joe Alluto, Provost, The Ohio State University;
John Stanford, Executive Assistant, Education Policy, The State of Ohio;
Rep. Ted Celeste, Ohio General Assembly;
Shaun Yoder, Executive Director, Business Alliance for Higher Education and the Economy (BAHEE);
Connie Myers, Student, Columbus State Community College; and
Donna Alvarado, Chair, Board of Regents.
April 16, 2008