And Then There Were Five
From 31 nominees, the selection committee has narrowed the field to five
finalists for the C-Ring, one of the oldest and most prestigious awards
given at the University of Cincinnati.
Date: 4/27/2010 12:00:00 AM
By: Wendy Beckman
Phone: (513) 556-1826
The C-Ring Award, first given in 1922
, recognizes an outstanding graduating senior woman. Eligible women must have a 3.4 GPA, be community or university leaders, and demonstrate advocacy for women or girls.
|C-Ring recipient Kimberly Bauer (left) at the 2009 banquet.|
The C-Ring recipient will be announced at the annual spring dinner where all finalists are recognized. This year’s dinner will be held Saturday, May 15, 2010, at Mick and Mack’s Café. The 2009 C-Ring recipient, Kimberly Bauer, will award the C-Ring to this year’s recipient.
This year 31 graduating senior women were nominated for the 2010 C-Ring by faculty, staff or alumni. Five finalists were selected by the C-Ring committee:Danielle Everman,
College of Engineering & Applied Science, Biomedical Engineering
Nominator: Jeffrey Johnson, associate professor, Biomedical EngineeringRaisa Garvin,
College Conservatory of Music, McMicken College of Arts & Sciences,
Nominator: Tamika Odum, program manager, UC Women’s CenterNeha Maheshwari
, McMicken College of Arts & Sciences, cell & molecular biology with chemistry minor
Nominator: Lucinda Cohen, assistant director, Student Financial AidKathleen Meyer,
School of Social Work, social work
Nominator: Rebecca Lehman, program coordinator, Student Activities & Leadership DevelopmentAlexzandra Spatholt,
College of Engineering & Applied Science, biomedical engineering
Nominator: Jen Lile, assistant director & academic advisor, University Honors ProgramRead about other recent C-Ring Recipients:2009, Kimberly BauerMason’s Kimberly Bauer Chosen as 2009 C-Ring Winner She's Walked in Commencement, Now C-Ring Winner Shadows Doctors in Burn Clinic in South America 2008, Amy SchlegelC-Ring Winner Grateful to UC for Strong Sense of Community 2007, Rachel Robitz2007 C-Ring Winner Celebrates the Community of Women 2006, Sarah KnightCompetition for UC’s C-Ring Award Has Grown by Leaps and Bounds2005, Samantha CronierSamantha Cronier Grabs the Gold Ring at the Annual C-Ring BanquetRead the full list of prior winners.