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Round-up of Coverage on President-Elect Neville Pinto

Read a sampling of the news articles and commentary about UC's announcement of its next president, Neville Pinto.

Date: 12/19/2016 12:00:00 AM
By: Marianne Kunnen-Jones
Phone: (513) 556-2019

UC ingot   The appointment of Neville Pinto, PhD, as the next president of the University of Cincinnati generated news coverage far and wide. Below is a sampling of the reports and comments on UC’s president-elect, including some from social media.

Bob Fealy, Chair, UC Foundation Board of Trustees
“Dr. Pinto’s boundless energy and his passion for our great university is infectious. I have no doubt he will lead us to even greater achievement in our third century. I’m sincerely delighted to welcome Dr. Pinto and his family back to Cincinnati, and I look forward to working with him.”

University of Louisville Benefactor to the Conn Center for Renewable Energy (quoted in Lousville Courier-Journal)
“He's an outstanding human being. He really is," Conn said. " ... I really will miss him, quite frankly. ... He's a good man."

Interim President Beverly Davenport via Twitter
"Congratulations #UC and Neville Pinto! I wish you all the best! Always onward and upward!"

UC Graduate School via Twitter
"Welcome back to Cincinnati, @Prez_Pinto!"

Jeff Jackson via Twitter
"@Prez_Pinto congratulations Dr. Pinto. Good man for the job. Chem E Class of 94 is behind you. Huge congrats. Jeff Jackson94. Best of luck."

Mick Cronin via Twitter
"This is awesome. A Bearcat comes home. Welcome back Dr. Pinto!! Mr. President. Congratulations!! #UCPrez30"

Cincinnati Enquirer
Next UC President Pinto: Born in India but Cincy Is my Hometown
University of Cincinnati Brings Home a Bearcat to Lead the University
Louisville Courier Journal

Pinto’s Departure a Significant Loss for UofL

Neville Pinto Named UC’s 30th President

WHIO - Associated Press - WHIO
Ohio School Taps University of Louisville Official as New President

Kansas City Star - Associated Press
Ohio School Taps U of Louisville official as new president

Neville Pinto Named University of Cincinnati President
WKRC-TV (Local 12)
UC Taps U of Louisville Official as New President

Neville Pinto to be Next University of Cincinnati President
UC Names Pinto to Lead University

WOSU-FM - Associate Press
UC Names Pinto to Lead University

New UC President: Neville Pinto
Insider Louisville
Pinto Will Leave UofL in February to Become University of Cincinnati President