Urban Futures Institute

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The UC Urban Futures Institute (UFI), focuses on collaborative impact, collective change, and participatory research aimed at working with and within our community to make Cincinnati a better place to live, work, learn, and play.

Led by experts in “collective impact” and “civic technology” UFI  partners with entities and individuals locally and beyond, to solve Greater Cincinnati’s socio-economic problems.

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Kathie Maynard

Assoc Dean, CECH


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Jess Kropczynski

Asst Professor, CECH