education

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Thu December 18, 2014

How the local African International Foundation for Educational Excellence helps students in Kenya

Feeding students in Kenya
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Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Mon December 8, 2014

Union Institute & University celebrates 50th

  Union Institute & University is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, the school began in 1964 when ten college presidents met to form a consortium, The Union for Research and Experimentation in Higher Education. The university pioneered many of the concepts now common in higher education, including distance education, individualized self-paced programs, and an abiding commitment to adults seeking transformative education.

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Education
12:18 pm
Sat November 1, 2014

1840s schoolhouse gets 21st Century makeover

This old schoolhouse is getting a high-tech facelift.
Tana Weingartner WVXU

A little known building on Northern Kentucky University's campus is getting a major upgrade... but most people barely know the building exists at all.

Sitting atop a hill across from the school library, next to the honor's building, is a small log cabin. When you talk to students, however, almost no one know what the cabin is or where it came from.

Brian Hackett knows the building's secrets. He's the director of NKU's Public History Program.

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Education
2:10 pm
Thu August 28, 2014

Wilberforce University names new board leadership

The nation's oldest historically black private university has a new board chairman. Wilberforce University near Dayton is tapping Mark Wilson to lead its Board of Trustees.

Wilson is the CEO of eVerifile.

John Miller will take over as vice chairman. He's currently the president and CEO of Denny's.

Wilberforce is in the process of hiring a new university president. A spokesperson says the search is ongoing.

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Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
2:30 am
Wed August 27, 2014

The Scholar House initiative - breaking the cycle of poverty - is coming to Northern Kentucky

The Learning Villa in Owensboro, KY, one of five current Scholar House locations in the state.
Kentucky Housing Corporation

  Scholar House is a housing and education initiative in Kentucky that enables the head-of-household to reach self-sufficiency based on a comprehensive, two-generation approach. The housing and education components are operated as one unit, with housing dependent on a client’'s successful participation in the education component. This model program for breaking the cycle of poverty, already making a difference in five other communities in the state, will soon be available for eligible single parents in Northern Kentucky.

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