Chairman Brown, President Pinto’s statements on new Trustee Jill T. McGruder
Gov. DeWine appoints new trustee
Jill T. McGruder, senior vice president and chief marketing officer of Western & Southern Financial Group, has been appointed to a nine-year term on the University of Cincinnati Board of Trustees by Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine, effective Feb. 25, 2021-Jan. 1, 2030.
“We look forward to welcoming Jill McGruder to our board. She brings vast community involvement and business experience that will be beneficial as we continue to work to advance the University of Cincinnati,” said Chairman of the Board Ronald D. Brown.
“UC is fortunate to have a leader of Jill’s caliber stepping up to serve as a trustee. On top of her outstanding professional career, she has been an active volunteer in a wide range of non-profit and civic organizations spanning the arts, women’s leadership, family and children’s wellness, social justice, and citizenship – all of which are echoed in the role our university plays in individual lives and the community,” said President Neville G. Pinto.
GE to invest $5M on next generation of Cincinnati engineers
October 13, 2021
GE will partner with UC to launch Next Engineers, a program to boost diversity among young engineers by reaching out to Cincinnati-area students ages 13 to 18. GE will invest $5 million locally as part of a $100 million commitment to improve opportunities in engineering for underrepresented groups around the world.
Retirement of UC Director of Public Safety James Whalen
October 8, 2021
James Whalen will retire as University of Cincinnati's director of public safety and chief of police in early 2022. UC President Neville Pinto announces national search.
Media highlight UC’s partnership with Ohio courts
October 5, 2021
The University of Cincinnati and the Ohio Criminal Sentencing Commission on Monday celebrated a partnership to create the Ohio Sentencing Data Platform, an event that received media coverage throughout Ohio.