UC student named top engineering co-op
Biomedical engineering senior Benjamin Ko has been recognized as the 2012 National Co-op Student of the Year by the American Society for Engineering Education. The organization hailed Ko's intensive work with Cincinnati medical equipment manufacturer AtriCure, Inc., where he has done all three of his UC co-op rotations. "I've been in 30 to 40 open-heart surgeries," Ko said, linking his work to the life-saving operations that AtriCure's products help make possible. "It was absolutely amazing to see a beating heart."
Learn more about Ko's co-op experience and his future plans.
UC mourns the passing of former president Winkler
UC lost one of its great leaders in December when its 23rd president Henry R. Winkler died at the age of 96. "Dr. Winkler will be remembered for his leadership of UC during its first years as a state university, and for being the first UC graduate to serve as UC president," said President Santa Ono. "He holds a special place in our collective heart as a kind and gracious member of the UC family."
Read more about President Emeritus Henry Winkler.