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Engineering alum sees K-12 educators as the path to STEM diversity

January 4, 2023

Keonte Alexander, CECH ’22, is accustomed to mentoring and caring for others. He’s a father and a science and math teacher at William Howard Taft Elementary School in Cincinnati Public Schools. He became interested in serving youth while earning his associate degree at Cincinnati State and working at the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Cincinnati. A tour of the University of Cincinnati’s campus with Club teens piqued his interest.


National Down Syndrome Society partners with UC Health’s Timothy Freeman, MD, Center for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

November 21, 2022

The National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) and UC Health’s Timothy Freeman, MD, Center for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities are working together to advance care for adults with Down syndrome and other intellectual and developmental disabilities in the Greater Cincinnati region and nationwide. Through a gift of $100,000, NDSS is supporting a program manager for the center that will allow clinical teams to grow a model of holistic, patient-centered care that the organization hopes can be replicated in other areas of the country.


Empowering patients through physician education

October 18, 2022

Sarah Pickle, MD, often hears transgender patients express gratitude for being celebrated by their health care team. Pickle, a physician with UC Health and an associate professor of Family and Community Medicine at the UC College of Medicine, is an advocate for transgender medicine within her practice and at the college.


Walk Ahead for a Brain Tumor Cure is Oct. 16

Event: October 16, 2022 8:00 AM

Christmas Day 2015 was a memorable one for Stephanie Cox and her family. Her stepfather, Al Williams, had an acoustic neuroma brain tumor removed at UC Health and was home in time for the holiday.


Slice Night returns Sept. 21 with all-you-can-eat pizza

Event: September 21, 2022 5:00 PM

Cincinnati Magazine’s popular Slice Night is returning to Yeatman's Cove for an evening of all-you-can-eat pizza for an incredible cause. The 9th annual Slice Night benefiting the UC Cancer Center is set for 5-9 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 21.


Through time and space, a family grounded in education

July 11, 2022

It was typical for Tom Davis, ’83 CEAS, during his teenage years, to find guests at the dinner table. He often dined with students that his parents had met through their work at the University of Cincinnati. Tom’s father, R.T. Davis, was the chair of aerospace engineering at the UC College of Engineering and Applied Science in the 1970s. His mother, Barbara Davis, tutored students at the former University College. He remembers his mother meeting student-athletes for additional early-morning tutoring sessions and his father mentoring engineering students. Their kindness and focus on helping others have served as a life compass for Tom and his wife, Gloria Davis.