Category: Education

Cincinnati Ballet’s Zack Grubbs and Sarah Hairston

After 14 years with Cincinnati Ballet, Grubbs – a senior soloist – is retiring. His longtime onstage partner, principal dancer Sarah Hairston, is retiring as well. On Aug. 1, Hairston and Grubbs stepped into new roles as the dean and principal, respectively, of Cincinnati Ballet’s academy.

Claude and Sara Davis head CISE Campaign

Claude and Sara Davis

Claude and Sara Davis are chairing the 2016 campaign for the Catholic Inner-city Schools Education Fund. The annual campaign is the major source of funding for CISE, which provides tuition assistance, operating support and enrichment programs for eight elementary schools.

Educators of the Year honored

Emcee Clyde Gray and honoree Demetra Jones

The Hamilton County Education Foundation presented the 10th annual Celebrate Excellence event May 13 at the Sharonville Convention Center. It honored the K-12 Educators of the Year selected by 4 public school.

Richardson rising

Rob Richardson Jr.

Rob Richardson Jr. is chair of the University of Cincinnati’s board of trustees. What’s behind the ascent of this former academic “underachiever” to the summit of power at UC?