Oct. 4 Partnership to Strengthen STEM Education & Opportunities at Ohio's HBCUs

Columbus District Office

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Oct. 4 Partnership to Strengthen STEM Education & Opportunities at Ohio's HBCUs

Historically Black Colleges & Universities

Date: Friday, October 4, 2019

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 

Location: Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument, 1120 U.S. Route 42, Xenia, OH 45385

Summary: Historically Black Colleges and Universities play a vital role in preparing young people to become leaders in their communities. These institutions generate $14.8 billion in economic activity and create 134,090 jobs nationwide.

Join the U.S. Small Business Administration, Cincinnati African American Chamber of Commerce, Central Ohio African American Chamber of Commerce, the City of Columbus Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Ohio Department of Transportation at a signing ceremony with Central State University and Wilberforce University.

The unprecedented partnership will support and strengthen the HBCU community in Ohio, increasing opportunities for students within the state's entrepreneurial ecosystem through curriculum development, internships, and job fairs. 


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