Cincinnati State President Monica Posey (above, with the College's Vice President of Workforce Development, Amy Waldbillig) was honored as a 2019 "Woman of Excellence" by the West Chester Liberty Chamber Alliance at a gala held Nov. 15, 2019. This is the 18th year the Chamber Alliance has recognized the work of women in the area who are examples of excellence in professional or volunteer service.
Cincinnati State joined the national celebration of First-Generation College Student Success on Nov. 8, 2019.
Co-op coordinators present and past celebrated at the 50th Anniversary event. More than 100 cooperative education, clinical experience, and internship employers, along with College faculty and staff members and other guests, attended the 50th Anniversary Co-op Celebration on Oct. 29, 2019.
Cincinnati State's Interpreter Training Program (ITP) offers free community signing classes on Mondays and Tuesdays in October and November on Clifton Campus, and it's not too late to join the group. At each class session, participants learn to sign conversational phrases, and then apply the signs through activities. ITP Program Chair Dawn Caudill (photo below) said the free classes are a way to give back to the community and also offer a resource for those who may be interested in taking... read more
Members of the Cincinnati State Leadership Club participated in Necco foster care agency's annual "Trunk or Treat" on Oct. 29, 2019, for children in the agency's care. The college students decorated their car trunks with a Halloween theme and then handed out candy (and smiles) to about 100 foster children who "Trunk or Treated."
Professor Julie McLaughlin, Department Chair for First Year Experience (FYE) courses at Cincinnati State, was a speaker and facilitator at the Student Success Symposium sponsored by Kendall Hunt Publishing Company, held in Atlanta, GA, Oct. 18-20, 2019.
Two of the works at the 2019 BLINK Art & Light Festival held Oct. 10 to 13, 2019, were created by graduates of Cincinnati State's Graphic Design program. Acording to CityBeat, the four-day festival "drew at least 1.25 million people — and perhaps as many as 1.5 million people — to downtown, OTR and Covington."
Professor Mark Tiemeier, Cincinnati State Department Chair for Biology and recipient of the 2019 House-Bruckmann award for Faculty Excellence (above, with President Monica Posey and Provost Robbin Hoopes), was honored at the 32nd Annual "Celebration of Teaching" sponsored by the Greater Cincinnati Collegiate Connection (GC3).
The Cincinnati State “Remember Wins” team participated in the Alzheimer’s Association’s “Walk to End Alzheimer’s" on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, and raised $565 to support Alzheimer’s research and caregiver support in the Cincinnati area. Team members seen above are (from left): Stephanie Weaver (student), Ashley Franz-Cobb (student), Meredith Beckmann (student), Mary Lemon (student), Lynsey Carr (student), faculty members Julie Klensch, Patricia Christos, and Jessica Loomis, and Amy Schumacher... read more
The Cincinnati State Career Center and the divisional Co-op programs welcomed 135 students and over 30 employers to the Career and Co-op Job Fair on Oct. 3, 2019. Photos above and below show some of the interactions between students and their prospective employers.