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Secretary Jon Husted to Discuss Pay-to-Participate Fees on OSU Sports and Society Panel

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COLUMBUS – Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted will discuss pay to participate fees for extracurricular activities in public schools at a panel held by The Ohio State University tomorrow, Friday, February 26, 2016.

Research shows that participation in extracurricular activities encourages the development of skills needed in order to be successful in life and that pay-to-participate fees create a financial barrier for poor and middle-class children. Read more from Secretary Husted on pay-to-participate fees here.

WHO:            Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted

WHAT:          The Ohio State University Sports and Society Initiative Pay-to-Participate Panel: “Who’s In, Who’s Out and How Much?”

WHEN:         Friday, February 26, 2016 at 9:00 A.M.

WHERE:      The Ohio State University
Pfahl Hall, Room 140
280 West Woodruff Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43210

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