Former Cincinnati State President John Henderson will receive the Dean Herman Schneider Award from the Cooperative Education and Internship Association (CEIA) at the organization's annual conference in April 2018.
Cincinnati State hosted the 27th annual National Science Bowl Regional Finals for area high schools on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. The team from Centerville High School (Centerville, OH) earned first place and advanced to the national competition in Washington, DC. The Science Bowl, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy, is a quiz bowl competition that focuses on the sciences. High school teams train throughout the school year to prepare for friendly but fierce regional competition. The... read more
Cincinnati State's Brewing Science program had a big presence at Cincinnati's 26th Annual Bockfest-- a celebration of beer and Cincinnati's brewing heritage-- that took place Mar. 2 to 4, 2018. Brewing student Bob Isburgh (right) won the Best of Show award at the Bockfest Homebrew Competition. "Bob's Bock 2018" was judged the top beer out of 56 entries in the competition. Students in the Beverage Tourism and Tasting Management class staffed an information table throughout the festival.
On Feb. 22, 2018, Tuskegee Airman and Cincinnati resident Leslie Edward spoke to an audience of Cincinnati State students, along with more than 30 visiting students in 5th, 6th, and 7th grades from Armleder School/Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy in downtown Cincinnati. The talk followed the screening of the movie "Red Tails," which tells the story of the all-black units of World War II fighter pilots and support personnel who trained at the military base in Tuskegee, Alabama. The movie... read more
Over 500 Cincinnati State students who earned Dean's List or Merit List status in Spring, Summer, or Fall Semester 2017 attended a reception in their honor on Feb. 23, 2018. The reception, which was sponsored by the Provost's Office, recognized students with a Certificate of Achievement as well as pizza, ice cream donated by UDF, and beverages donated by Coca-Cola.
The Cincinnati State Writing Center was honored by the English Language Learning Foundation (ELLF), Inc. for excellence in providing tutoring services to students for whom English is an additional language. Cincinnati State received the award at the 10th Annual ELLF Recognition Breakfast on Feb. 22, 2018. President Monica Posey also was acknowledged for her ongoing support of the Foundation.
Cincinnati State Nursing students recently collected and donated approximately 300 children's books to the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Volunteer Ambassador program. The books will be used in a hospital outreach program that helps to improve literacy in the Avondale area by teaching children to read or tutoring them in reading. Students and faculty members who helped support the project show off their contributions in the photo above.
Cincinnati State's President, Dr. Monica J. Posey, has been recognized by two groups as a leader in the Greater Cincinnati area. Cincy Magazine listed Dr. Posey as a member of the 2018 "Power 100," a group that includes "the 100 most influential business, political, and community leaders in the Tri-State." You can read the magazine online at https://issuu.com/cincyflip/docs/cincy0218. Dr. Posey is recognized on p. 55 in the "Education" group.
Butler Tech CEO Jon Graft (back row, left) and Cincinnati State Provost Robbin Hoopes with high school students from Butler Tech’s Bioscience Center Campus in West Chester, where the students are earning college credits through Cincinnati State's College Credit Plus program. Students at Butler Tech now have the opportunity to make a college degree more affordable though a new partnership between Cincinnati State and Butler Tech, which was announced on Feb. 13, 2018.
President Monica Posey was a "guest reader" for Mallory Center preschool children on Nov. 30, 2017, demonstrating and promoting the importance of reading. Early Childhood Education majors in the course "Emergent Literacy in Early Childhood" are learning about the importance of giving young children positive exposure to reading, with help from strong adult role models. ECE faculty member Holly McArthur developed the "Reading is Great" program to recruit "guest readers" from the College... read more