OEDC In The News
Interested in learning more about the Office of Equity, Diversity and Community Engagement? Check out these links to news stories about our events, initiatives and programs.
Toledo Firefighter Recruitment
This year, the OEDC partnered with the Toledo Fire and Rescue Department to help recruit more minority and women to the fire department.
Race and Education Forum
Sponsored by the Blade and the Toledo Community Coalition, the OEDC hosted a Forum on Race and Education on January 9, 2014. Mr. David Johns, Executive Director, White House Initiative on Academic Excellence for African Americans, was the keynote speaker for this event that featured Dr. Jacobs, Dr. Durant, TPS Superintendent, UT Student Christopher Scott, UT Professor Dale Snauwaert, TPS' Dr. Hope Bland, BGSU's Susan Brown and Ashland University student Jonathan Locust.