Bicentennial

Bicentennial Books

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From the Temple of Zeus to the Hyperloop
by Greg Hand


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"From the Temple of Zeus to the Hyperloop: University of Cincinnati Stories," reflects the breadth and diversity of the University of Cincinnati over its rich and eventful history, emphasizing just what makes UC’s history so special and inspiring—its stories. In this book anyone can find a person, whether it be the trailblazing Lucy Braun or the celebrated Carl Blegen, or a place, be it the changing landscape of Ludlow Avenue or the new frontier for the DAAP College, to which he or she can relate. From the Temple of Zeus to the Hyperloop offers each reader an inside look at the many lives that have influenced UC and the opportunity to envision how their own stories can be a part of its future.

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In Service to the City
by David Stradling


Book cover of In Service to the City: A History of the University of Cincinnati by David Stradling
"In Service to the City: A History of the University of Cincinnati," the first history of the university written in over fifty years, explores the evolving, complex relationship between UC and the city of Cincinnati. It provides an unvarnished assessment of challenges and controversies related to student demographics, faculty research, curricular changes, and athletics, as well as campus architecture and planning, neighborhood relations, urban decline, and the roles of municipal, state and federal governments within higher education. In Service to the City encourages readers to consider how the University of Cincinnati – with a history so entwined with its city – can balance its urban-serving tradition with its aspiration to be a leading global research university.

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Leaving a Legacy: Lessons from the Writings of Daniel Drake
by Philip Diller


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Daniel Drake is most often recognized as a pioneering American physician, prolific writer and the founder of the Medical College of Ohio. “Leaving a Legacy: Lessons from the Writings of Daniel Drake” by Dr. Philip Diller, Chair, Henry R. Winkler Center for the History of the Health Professions at UC’s College of Medicine, examines Dr. Drake’s writings in a fresh, instructive way. Over 200 years after Drake began his practice in Cincinnati, the philosophy and principles which defined him continue to be relevant to today's medical students and new doctors. Available April 2019 from University of Cincinnati Press.

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Let’s Be Boldly Bearcat
by Kimberlee Dobbs


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The Bearcat takes young readers on a visual tour of the University of Cincinnati’s campus, pausing at each of the 14 colleges and regional campuses, to highlight flagship university programs and activities. Readers are invited to answer reflection questions found at the end of the book, and draw pictures to share their ideas about how they would help, teach, build, and keep healthy. A child-friendly campus map, BearCatch game stops, and a Bearcat coloring activity page complete the book.

Ideal for UC alumni to share with their young friends and family or for early readers to do on their own.

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