The English Language Learning Foundation honored Cincinnati State student Ndieme Ngom as "Student of the Year" and faculty member Larry Feist as "Educator of the Year" at the organization's Annual Recognition Breakfast on Feb. 20, 2020. In addition, Ndieme and six other Cincinnati State students received scholarships of $500 to $1,000 from the Foundation. Scholarship recipients include Shaymaa Alhadad, Bouchra Belcadi, Youssef Bellafkih, Sharon Chinhando, Aya Hill, and Amal Masto. (See photo... read more
Audio/Video Production Professor Christian Appleby helps student Andre Knott learn to operate the newly-installed sound board. (See additional photos below.) The Audio/Video Production (AVP) program has an urgently needed new sound board system, thanks to a grant of over $45,000 awarded by PNC Charitable Trusts to the Cincinnati State Foundation. The new system was installed in the AVP audio control room (a lab on the ATLC 4th floor) during the break between Fall and Spring semesters.
More than 30 students from the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degree programs learned techniques for successful job-seeking from area human resources professionals, during an Employer Information Panel on Feb. 18, 2020. The panel members included (photo above, from left):
Students in Cincinnati State's Occupational Therapy Assistant program are working with the Seven Hills Neighborhood House in the West End during Spring Semester 2020 to help provide resources and services for children, teens, seniors, and families. Elements of the student service project include:
A video produced and shot by Professor Christian Appleby, a faculty member in the Audio/Video Production (AVP) program, is the winner of a National Educational Television Award for 2019 in the category Marketing/Communication: Promotion. NETA awards are presented by the National Educational Television Association to recognize excellence in work by public broadcasters related to education, community engagement, marketing/communications, and other broadcast media content. The 2-minute video,... read more
On Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, the Cincinnati Enquirer Opinion section included a guest column by Cincinnati State President Dr. Monica Posey titled "At 50 years, Cincinnati State celebrates strong past, great future."
Cincinnati State’s Interpreter Training Program (ITP) is collaborating with the Cincinnati Museum Center to provide "Deaf Days" at the Museum Center. Deaf Days are one of several initiatives that provide expanded accessibility to Museum visitors. Deaf Days offer discounted admission to a Museum exhibit for members of the Deaf community, and provide interpreters on site to interpret lectures and any other audible components of the exhibit.
NOTE: On Feb. 9, 2020, "American Factory" received the Academy Award for Best Documentary. The article below was written a few days before the awards ceremony. Melissa Godoy, a Cincinnati State adjunct instructor in the Audio/Video Production program, will be watching the Academy Awards on Feb. 9, 2020, with greater-than-average interest. Melissa was the Line Producer and an additional camera operator for one of the five films nominated for the Best Documentary award: "American Factory."
Cincinnati State's Clifton Campus is the new home of Wilmington College Cincinnati. President Monica Posey said the College is happy to welcome the Wilmington team to their office in Room 181 of the Main Building. Dr. Posey said, "Cincinnati State and Wilmington College have been great transfer partners for over 15 years. Locating the Wilmington College Cincinnati office in unused space in the Main Building provides a convenient option for students, and rental revenue for Cincinnati State."
Provost Robbin Hoopes announced that Dr. Denise Rohr has been selected as the College’s first Associate Provost of Assessment and Accreditation. Provost Hoopes said, "Dr. Rohr brings to this crucial role a wealth of education and experience, from multiple perspectives, related to assessment and accreditation." Dr. Rohr has served at Cincinnati State as a Professor and Program Chair for Nursing, and as Associate Dean of the Health & Public Safety Division. She also served as Interim Dean... read more