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UC research shows effectiveness of ointment that kills...

December 1, 2021

Research from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine shows that use of a topical drug, called AB569, a combination of acidified nitrite and EDTA (or ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid) promotes killing of antibiotic-resistant bacteria while enhancing the healing of wounds in a variety of burn injuries. The study was published in the journal Infection and Immunity.

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Ledger donates digital asset security to the University of...

October 2, 2023

A recent gift from Ledger, a global platform for digital assets, will benefit students and research at the University of Cincinnati. Ledger has donated the use of its Enterprise Platform, a cutting-edge digital asset security solution that will enhance the university’s technological capabilities in the cryptoeconomics area. This generous donation supports student learning at the Kautz-Uible Cryptoeconomics Lab at the Digital Futures building.


UC to celebrate Digital Futures Grand Opening 2.0

Event: September 22, 2023 12:00 PM

The University of Cincinnati's Office of Research will celebrate the Digital Futures Grand Opening 2.0 with an open house Friday, Sept. 22, that will include a panel discussion featuring artificial intelligence experts from Google, Nike, Thales and the White House.


Do you understand cryptoeconomics?

September 19, 2023

Financial literacy is imperative to improving financial decision making and increasing financial empowerment, University of Cincinnati researchers said, and they’ve developed a scale specifically to measure literacy in the cryptoeconomics sector.


White House highlights efforts of OCRI

August 17, 2023

The White House cited the Ohio Cyber Range Institute (OCRI), which is headquartered at the University of Cincinnati, as one of the nation’s education and workforce development ecosystems in action as it announced the National Cyber Workforce and Education Strategy.


UC’s AI innovations at work

August 7, 2023

Here at the University of Cincinnati, researchers are employing AI to gather and analyze data, to better understand human behavior and to create simulations for improved predictions. They also are seeking to improve AI decision-making, and they’re creating programs to help students and faculty harness AI for good.


Small actions can have a big effect on sustainability

July 21, 2023

Small actions people take in their own backyards and communities can have a big effect on promoting conservation and biodiversity while revealing an array of animals that live alongside humans. The University of Cincinnati’s Office of Research hosted a panel discussion in the Digital Futures Flashpoint Series, “Wild Cincinnati: Urban Wildlife in the Queen City,” which highlighted some of the species that call the Cincinnati region home and how residents can promote conservation.


UC’s $10.6 billion impact

May 9, 2023

The University of Cincinnati delivers a significant economic boost to the region and state of Ohio thanks to alumni impact, operations and research spending, student demand for goods and services, launch of startup companies and more.


UC Serves 2023 underscores university's commitment to Cincinnati...

April 27, 2023

This year, the university is celebrating the return of UC Serves – a day for staff and faculty to share the experience of intentional, focused service to the communities surrounding the University of Cincinnati campuses and beyond. The day of service helps connect UC with community neighbors and build stronger connections among university employees. UC Serves brings staff and faculty to the front lines in supporting UC’s institutional commitment to service and community impact in support of our local non-profit partners.


What if PCR testing could be done at home?

April 14, 2023

Aashish Priye, assistant professor of chemical engineering at the University of Cincinnati, is using microfluidics to make infectious disease testing faster, more cost-effective and easily accessible. He received the prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER Award in 2023 to continue this research for the next five years.


UC partners with Thales on aerospace research

March 21, 2023

The University of Cincinnati signed a research agreement to work with one of the world’s leading aerospace companies on national defense, space exploration and aeronautics.


UC to celebrate Research + Innovation Week

March 16, 2023

With more than $300 million in research expenditures in the financial year 2022, University of Cincinnati researchers are “transforming society through the creation of game-changing knowledge and application of disruptive discoveries.”


Women’s History Month celebrates UC trailblazers

March 1, 2023

The University of Cincinnati's rich history is marked by countless women innovators who have helped shape the future for more than 200 years. In the spirit of Women's History Month and in celebration of this year’s national theme, “Celebrating Women Who Tell Our Stories,” UC highlights powerful advocates and reformers through a series of exciting events throughout March.


UC research helps identify vulnerable populations

February 10, 2023

Research from the University of Cincinnati is helping to expose the health disparities that negatively affect Ohioans in poorer communities, both urban and rural, and guiding solutions to offer better care.


Caribou have been using same Arctic calving grounds for 3,000...

February 8, 2023

Caribou have been using the same Arctic calving grounds for more than 3,000 years, according to a new study by the University of Cincinnati. Female caribou shed their antlers within days of giving birth, leaving behind a record of their annual travels across Alaska and Canada’s Yukon that persists on the cold tundra for hundreds or even thousands of years.


Why we still need Black History Month

January 26, 2023

While Black History Month is an opportunity for all Americans to consider concepts central to the founding of the nation — democracy, freedom and equality — the University of Cincinnati propels the diversity, equity and equality momentum by honoring Black Americans’ extraordinary impact through engaging lectures, open classes, food, galas and off-campus activities.


UC tops $615M in research spending

January 25, 2023

The University of Cincinnati and its affiliates spent a record $615 million on research in fiscal year 2022, demonstrating their commitment to discovery and innovation.


Getting under your skin for better health

January 20, 2023

Biomedical engineers at the University of Cincinnati say interstitial fluid, the watery fluid found between and around cells, tissues or organs in the body, could provide an excellent medium for early disease diagnosis or long-term health monitoring.


Failure to launch

January 10, 2023

You’ve just come up with a new idea that could change the world, and naturally, you want to tell everyone you know. But is that wise?


UC research seeks to protect athletes from brain injuries

December 1, 2022

Former football players worry about the effects of concussions suffered during their playing careers and hope research from the University of Cincinnati will help them and future generations avoid the worst consequences of brain injuries. UC’s Office of Research hosted a panel discussion in the Flashpoint Series, “Brain Injuries in Sports: How we can help our athletes,” which addressed the effects of brain injuries and how research aims to develop solutions to protect athletes.


UC team wins first place in international ‘hackathon’

November 7, 2022

Combining their knowledge of economics and computer science, a University of Cincinnati professor and student won first place in an international hackathon competition with their solution to counter inflation's harmful effects.


University of Cincinnati commits $12M to advance ‘Next’...

October 6, 2022

The University of Cincinnati is committing $12 million to grow inclusive excellence by leveraging diverse perspectives to advance innovation, creativity and complex problem solving in biomedical research. The new program, FIRST+ Lives Here for Urban Health, aligns with the National Institutes of Health’s FIRST (Faculty Institutional Recruitment for Sustainable Transformation) Program and advances the university’s Next Lives Here strategic direction.


UC celebrates Digital Futures grand opening

September 23, 2022

The University of Cincinnati celebrated the grand opening of its Digital Futures building, a facility for interdisciplinary research, on Friday in the Cincinnati Innovation District.


UC to host Digital Futures grand opening

Event: September 23, 2022 11:30 AM

The University of Cincinnati will celebrate the grand opening of its Digital Futures building, a facility for interdisciplinary research, on Friday in the Cincinnati Innovation District.


A UC first: Enrollment tops 48,000

August 18, 2022

The University of Cincinnati anticipates record enrollment as classes begin Monday, Aug. 22, with a projected 48,300 students — a 3% increase over last year. It will mark nearly a decade of continuous growth of a student body that increasingly reflects the university’s core values.


UC invests in a commitment to cutting edge technology

June 30, 2022

The University of Cincinnati is making a significant commitment of funds and resources to establish single particle cryo-electron microscopy as the focal point of the Center for Advanced Structural Biology in the College of Medicine. The project will be built out in three phases over the next five years.


Earth Day is every day for UC sustainability stewards

April 21, 2022

With national Earth Day celebrated on April 22, events across all four campuses are bringing the awareness of UC's green energy initiatives and the improved built environment to light. While Earth Day was created in 1970, today a growing group of sustainability stewards all across UC continue to carry out the original Earth Day mission: from awareness to action.


Confronting crisis: Leaders discuss lessons learned

April 1, 2022

Preparation, access to data and expertise and an approach that focuses on individuals has helped three leaders in Ohio who have confronted crises including the COVID-19 pandemic, opioid epidemic and unemployment among a vulnerable population.


Cryptocurrency helps nonprofits connect to new donors

February 22, 2022

Cryptocurrency is a fast-growing source of donations and helps nonprofits connect with a new demographic of donors, experts said Feb. 17 during a panel discussion hosted by the University of Cincinnati, called Digital Futures Flashpoint Series.


Is cryptocurrency the future of philanthropy?

Event: February 17, 2022 1:00 PM

As cryptocurrencies gain prominence in the financial sector, the philanthropic world is seeking ways it can utilize this new technology to advance the work of nonprofits.


UC partners with U.S. Cyber Command

February 1, 2022

U.S. Cyber Command, one of the 11 unified combatant commands of the U.S. Department of Defense, selected the University of Cincinnati as one of its newest Academic Engagement Network college and university partners.


UC Space Research Institute awards fellowships

November 12, 2021

The University of Cincinnati Space Research Institute for Discovery and Exploration has announced its first five research fellows for fall 2021, including graduate and undergraduate students from aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering and political science.


Ohio River faces growing threats

November 2, 2021

More research is needed to maximize the Ohio River's potential for industry, agriculture, energy, recreation and drinking water, experts said Oct. 28 during the Digital Futures Flashpoint Series “State of the Ohio River” panel discussion, hosted by the University of Cincinnati.


Calling all UC artists, authors, editors & composers to submit...

September 14, 2021

The annual Life of the Mind, interdisciplinary conversations with University of Cincinnati faculty, is tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2022. Once again, the event will celebrate the published or performed creative and scholarly works of UC’s artists, authors, editors & composers with an exhibit and bibliography.


Classes begin for increasingly diverse student body at UC

August 23, 2021

The first day of classes for the fall semester at the University of Cincinnati starts Monday, Aug. 23, and more than 46,700 students are expected to begin instruction with a more traditional fall term, focusing on in-person instruction and activities.


UC staff have elected their 2021-23 Staff Senators

June 8, 2021

Join us in congratulating the 2021-23 new Staff Senate members! Elections were held in early May, and new senators will begin their two-year term in July 2021. All UC staff are encouraged to be part of the enthusiasm and excitement for our new senators by attending the Staff Senate online meeting via WebEx, June 30, 9-11 a.m.

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