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University of Cincinnati cracks US News' list of top colleges

The University of Cincinnati cracks US News & World Report's listing of top American colleges.

Read the full listing here.

FotoFocus featured in New York Times

FotoFocus, Cincinnati's month-long celebration of photography, gets a shout-out in The New York Times fall arts preview.

Read the excerpt here.

A UC grad's journey after college

A UC grad recounts the story of her days after college and her time spent learning about her art and herself.

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UC professors help uncover an ancient Mayan water system

While scientists have learned much about the Maya by mapping, measuring and digging at Tikal for at least a century, they have been unsure how the settlement’s residents managed their water. Until now.

A new study with roots in Cincinnati illustrates the connection between the ancient world and the Queen City.
 
“These have been the first systematic excavations done in the reservoirs,” said Nick Dunning, a geo-archaeologist at the University of Cincinnati.
 
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Towne Properties creates community

For Towne Properties, the right market has been the Cincinnati area, and its best-selling amenity has been a “sense of community.” The firm got its start in Mt. Adams—a hilltop neighborhood with views of the city, the Ohio River.

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Federal Court strikes down UC's tiny free speech zone

One thing's for sure: The University of Cincinnati can't say it never saw this week's big courtroom win for student speech rights coming.
 
That's because back in March, my organization, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, published a list of the 12 worst colleges for free speech in the nation, and UC was right at the top of our list.
 
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Gina Oliver named new head lacrosse coach at UC

Gina Oliver, an assistant coach at Duquesne University and United States Women's National Team member, was named head lacrosse coach at the University of Cincinnati, Director of Athletics Whit Babcock announced Friday.

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Graeter's makes list of top ice creams in the US

U.S. News & World Report ranks Cincinnati's own Graeter's Ice Cream as the sixth best ice cream in the country. In addtion to praising the sweet stuff's French Pot swirling process, the national publication cites black raspberry chip as favorite flavor.

Spoiler alert: Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream, of Columbus, Ohio, ranked number one overall. Find Jeni's locally at both Melt and Picnic and Pantry in Northside.

See the full list here.

Ohio Innocence Project, at UC, promotes history of exoneration

More than 2,000 people in America in the past 23 years have been exonerated for serious crimes, according to a blog set up by Mark Godsey, professor at the University of Cincinnati School of Law and director of the Ohio Innocence Project and the Center for the Global Study of Wrongful Conviction.

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Middletown business community key to college's success

Cincinnati State's investment is in downtown Middletown, but the school's president wants the entire city involved to help get people jobs and provide training.
 
"We exist for you" is the message Cincinnati State Technical & Community College President Dr. O'dell Owens wants delivered to the business community.

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UC tops architecture list with four buildings

College campuses play a large role in the quality of life of students, and Top Colleges Online believes a quality campus plays a significant part in creating a quality learning environment and successful educational experience. Many college campuses are pleasant, but some go a step further and are themselves intellectually stimulating by being interesting architecturally. UC tops the list with four different building making the list.

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UC research shows entrepreneurial differences between the sexes

A University of Cincinnati study of the sexes reveals that when it comes to starting a business, women are more likely than men to consider individual responsibility and use business as a vehicle for social and environmental change.

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"Faux Real" exhibition displays prolific forger's work on April Fools' Day

It's not easy to be a famous artist, but it also sure isn't easy to paint like one. That is why we are so pleased to hear about the "Faux Real" exhibition at University of Cincinnati, featuring the work of prolific forger Mark Landis.

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Cincinnati Football: 5 Bearcats Preparing for NFL Draft

As the NFL draft is now only a month away, a handful of former Bearcats are waiting to have their name announced on draft day. While it is only likely that two or three will get drafted, there are a few others who will have a shot to make a team in a training camp somewhere.
 
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College co-op pioneer still leading the charge after 100 years

Herman Schneider, a professor of engineering at the University of Cincinnati (UC), pioneered cooperative education over 100 years ago. Today, Schneider would be happy to know that UC is still leading the charge, with co-op opportunities having grown to many fields of study, and in cooperation with companies around the globe. Two of UC’s experts tell us all about college co-op, and what students should be looking for in a co-op program.

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