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Ohio State University: OSU in the City

Posted by Lendl Meyer | July 27, 2015

Thursday Aug 27, 2015 12-1 pm PDT.

OSU in the city SlideDescription

This fast-paced session begins with the framework of Ohio State University’s urban mission and OSU Extension’s emerging model in Ohio’s largest cities. With 16 Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSA’s), Ohio presents unique urban-suburban-rural opportunities and challenges. Fox will illustrate OSU’s urban Extension positioning, programs, personnel and partnerships.


Presentation Slides (.pdf)


Presenter Bio

Julie Fox, OSU HeadshotJulie M. Fox, Ph.D.

As an Associate Professor with the Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural & Environmental Sciences, Julie Fox serves as the OSU Extension in the City Program Leader, Central Region Extension Director, and Associate Chair for the Department of Extension.  Working with OSU since 1998, she holds a Ph.D. in Human and Community Resource Development and a MBA in Global Management.  Her background includes working in Africa, Asia, Australia and Europe. Prior to working with OSU, she served as the executive director for an international trade association and a marketing manager for a worldwide nonprofit organization.