The University of Cincinnati understands that students who cross borders---students who work and train cooperatively and collaboratively---learn more, become better citizens, and are better prepared for employment after they leave our university. In other words, the university that nurtures symbiotic partnerships between students and the greater community in which the university is rooted is stronger for it. We don't have far to go here: The University of Cincinnati is so close to its community that we can feel its heartbeat.
The University of Cincinnati is a large, urban, research-extensive university with increasingly fluid boundaries between the university and the city of Cincinnati. But how do all these descriptors help you better understand your role as a GTA here?