On Wednesday, Sep. 27, the Kim Ziegel Memorial Shakespeare Series at Cincinnati State will begin with a performance by The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company of "The Merry Wives of Windsor." The performance starts at 1 p.m in the ATLC Auditorium (Clifton Campus). The play lasts about 2 hours, and will be followed by a brief Q&A session with the performers. Admission is free for all Cincinnati State students and employees. There are no reserved seats; it's first-come, first-seated until the... read more
Several faculty members from Cincinnati State's Health & Public Safety division served as instructors for the “Exploring Healthcare Careers” Summer Camp held Aug. 7 to 10 at UC Health - West Chester Hospital. The camp gives high school students in grades 9-12 an opportunity to learn more about careers in healthcare. In addition to academic instruction and hands-on activities, the campers participate in job shadowing experiences to learn more about various departments at the hospital.
Chef Newman concentrates on achieving culinary excellence Faculty member and Pastry Chef Kelsee Newman is one of eight chefs selected for the American Culinary Federation's Culinary Team USA, which will compete in the World Culinary Olympics. Kelsee won her spot on the team in an intensive competition held July 9-12 in Orlando, Florida.
Cincinnati State is launching a new location for offering the one-year paramedic certificate program, at the Campbell County Fire Protection Training Center in Highland Heights, Kentucky. “We are seeing a critical need for paramedics at all levels, from local fire departments to large departments nationwide,” said Greg Schultz, recruitment and retention coordinator for the Burlington Fire Protection District. “This new program will provide tremendous value for students and the community.” The... read more
Nearly 100 high school students participated in the 2017 AT&T Teen Leadership Summit hosted on the Clifton campus on July 5. The purpose of the Summit, which has been hosted by Cincinnati State for several years, is to help high school students develop academic and leadership skills. This year's Summit focused on use of social media. During the day-long event, the students formed teams, did research on the addictive nature of social media, and completed self-assessments. The teams then... read more
Starting July 18, a free Career Exploration session for current and prospective students will be provided every Tuesday at 11 a.m., in ATLC Room 414 (Clifton Campus). During the 1-hour session, students can investigate potential college majors and career choices using a self-paced assessment that matches personal interests with career possibilities. Counseling Services staff will be available to help students analyze the results and develop personal strategies. The Tuesday Career Exploration... read more
Members and friends of Cincinnati State's "In the Zone" organization participated in the Cincinnati Pride Parade on June 24. The CState group, pictured below, included (left to right) Mika Oshatz, Dr. Ronnie Gladden, Raya Schweitzer, Sam Lawless, A friend of In the Zone, Hunter Campbell, Emma Bunke, Marshall Lawless, and Dawn Wilke. The In The Zone student club at Cincinnati State provides a safe and supportive environment for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning students and... read more
On Thursday, June 15, the Surge Cupboard Student Food Pantry held its first Farmer’s Market event, providing free produce to any registered Cincinnati State student. The inaugural Farmer’s Market handed out 1,100 pounds of free produce to 65 students.
Surgical Technology Program Chair LaVon Moore reports that the members of the 2017 graduating class achieved a 100% pass rate on the exam administered by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting for designation as a Certified Surgical Technologist. Graduates seen below are (left to right) Tressie Lewis, Zach Rebennack, Tara Cox, Rebecca Berry, Amber Lampe, Patricia Bailey, Michelle Klein, Sarah Winford, and Hannah Weeger. LaVon said the national average pass rate is 60... read more
Chemistry Professor Mary Repaske (center) demonstrates "crime lab analysis" techniques to high school teachers at ENGAGE: Faculty On June 21, about 50 high school teachers from throughout the region gathered at the Clifton Campus for ENGAGE: Faculty, a day of professional development activities led by Cincinnati State faculty and staff members. ENGAGE: Faculty is one of three annual ENGAGE events that bring high school students, teachers, counselors, and others to the Clifton Campus to... read more