Cincinnati State's professors have a new contract. The three year deal between the Board of Trustees and the college's chapter of the American Association of University Professors will take effect immediately.
A release says salaries will increase 1.25 percent in the first year 1.5 percent in the second year and 2 percent in the third year. The Board of Trustees approved the agreement yesterday. It was approved by a unanimous vote of AAUP members August 22.
Mechanical engineering and industrial design students at Cincinnati State will soon be better equipped to design, develop and manufacture some of the world's most sophisticated products.
Siemens, at its historic Norwood plant, announced it is giving $66.8M worth of Siemens software to Cincinnati State. Governor John Kasich says 500 Ohio companies use Siemens software, including Proctor and Gamble, GE Aviation and Ethicon, and that gives students who know how to use it, an advantage in advancing their careers.
At the same time that thousands of people in the tri-state are unemployed or under-employed, many local companies are unable to find enough skilled workers to meet their demands. An upcoming event at Cincinnati State Technical and Community College will showcase the school’s programs and degrees that train students with the skills they need to find a job in today’s economy.