“The University of Cincinnati story is unfolding one Boldly Bearcat moment at a time. Our Bicentennial celebration honors the past, elevates the present and bends the future. It propels us onward to our next exciting quest in an epic of unlimited possibilities.”
Lela, CECH ’91 & Phil Collins, Bus ’89
Kim, CECH ’78 & Bob Dobbs, Bus ’76
Identify and manage small and large group events and activities that, individually and collectively, recognize the 200th anniversary of the university.
Chairs: Judy, A&S ’80 & Chris Dalambakis, A&S ’83
Engage the broader Cincinnati community in the celebration of the university’s Bicentennial through a select group of activities developed and implemented in partnership with community organizations.
Chairs: Gigi Escoe, A&S ’83 and Karen Bankston PhD, Nurs ‘05
Commemorate the bicentennial for generations to come via the creation of one or more permanent historical displays around campus.
Chairs: Richard Harknett and Tracy Herrmann, CECH ‘89
Lead the development and execution of a comprehensive suite of marketing elements designed to strategically and cohesively identify and mark bicentennial communications products
Chairs: Rhonda Mitchell, CEAS ’95 and Kirk Perry, Bus ’90
Spirit of History Committee
Develop books and other collateral materials that celebrate the history of the university and, in the process, engage all colleges and many constituent groups.
Chairs: Buck Niehoff, Law ’72 and Greg Hand, A&S ‘74
Supplement university support of the bicentennial by soliciting corporate sponsorships for events and other activities associated with the anniversary celebration.
Chair: Alvin Roehr, Bus ’80