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Sinclair College Prepares Students for STEM Courses and Careers During Special Summer Program
July 30, 2021
Sinclair Community College is taking 12 students on a special journey this week to prepare them for degrees and careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).   Sinclair College is one of 11 higher education institutions participating in the Ohio Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) program.  The purpose of this alliance is to significantly increase underrepresented minority student recruitment, retention, persistence, and attainment o...
Sinclair College Welcomes Back Lifelong Learning With Celebration Luncheon
July 23, 2021
Sinclair Community College is bringing back its popular Lifelong Learning Program by holding a free celebration luncheon on Wednesday, August 11th in the Great Hall inside Building 12 at Sinclair’s downtown Dayton campus.  Doors open at 11:30 a.m. with lunch served at noon.  The event is expected to run until 2:00 p.m.   While the event is free, attendees must register by calling Sinclair’s College for Lifelong Learning at 937-512-2372.  Registration opens...
Sinclair College Launches Special $200,000 Scholarship Program for Students Enrolled for Fall Term
July 23, 2021
Sinclair Community College is launching a $200,000 scholarship program for students enrolled for the 2021 Fall Term.  Each week in August, ten students will be randomly selected to receive $5,000 scholarships.  Five of the recipients each week will be new students, while the other five will be continuing students.  The drawings will be held on the following dates:  Monday, August 2nd   Monday, August 9th   Monday, August 16th   Monday, A...
Two Sinclair Athletes Achieve OCCAC Academic All-Conference Honors
July 22, 2021
Two Sinclair Community College athletes are being recognized by the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC) for academic excellence.  Sinclair Baseball player Grant Delk and Sinclair Women’s Basketball player Allison Stefanek are among the OCCAC Spring ’21 Academic All-Conference honorees.   To achieve this recognition, students must maintain a 3.30 GPA or higher while completing at least 12 credit hours.   Delk is currently studying Business...
Sinclair College Competition Kick-Starts Student
July 21, 2021
Sinclair Community College announced the first winner of its Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Business Plan Competition on Tuesday, July 20th.  Gregory Wirth of Waynesville was recognized during a special ceremony inside the Dayton Arcade Rotunda.   The Sinclair UAS Business Plan Competition provides an opportunity for Sinclair students, alumni, and their partners to receive support in forming a high-tech UAS-related startup business.  Wirth is currently pursuing a UAS Bachelor...
Sinclair College Student Among Glamour Magazine
July 13, 2021
Sinclair Community College student and tutor Shawtra “Tay” Mosely is being honored by Glamour Magazine for her care, compassion, and dedication to helping others on and off campus.  Mosely is among Glamour’s “2021 College Women of the Year” honorees. While working toward graduating later this year with a degree in Hospitality Management and Event Planning, Mosely also dedicates time to helping other students as a tutor at Sinclair’s Tutoring and Learni...
An Evening with Sinclair at Levitt Pavilion - July 22nd
July 06, 2021
Enjoy a free summer concert on the lawn featuring "An Evening with Sinclair" at Levitt Pavilion in downtown Dayton on Thursday, July 22nd at 7 p.m.   This free concert features: Miami Valley Klezmer Ensemble Bill Burns, Clarinet Rich Begel, Trombone John Lardinois, Violin Steve Makofka, Accordion Erich Reith, percussion Sinclair Classical Guitar Ensemble Danny Voris, director Sinclair Singers Daniel Greene, director Sinclair Facult...
Sinclair College Unveils Expanded Smart Manufacturing Lab in Mason to Strengthen Skilled Workers Training
July 02, 2021
Sinclair Community College officially unveiled its newly-renovated and expanded Industrial Maintenance and Technology (IMT) Lab on Tuesday, June 29th at the Courseview Campus Center in Mason.  Over 70 people toured the renovated facility inside Building B during a public open house.   Last year, the Sinclair Community College Board of Trustees invested $1.2 million to reinvigorate the automation and smart manufacturing programs in Warren County.   “This venture s...
New Leadership for Sinclair College Board of Trustees to Build on Record of Success
July 02, 2021
The Sinclair Community College Board of Trustees is now under new leadership. Amy Barker has been named the new Chair for the 2021-22 fiscal year.  Barker has served on the Sinclair Board of Trustees since 2012 and had previously served as the Chair for the College’s Finance and Investment Committee.     “It is a great honor to continue my commitment to this institution and build upon the incredible successes Sinclair College has achieved by focusing on fina...
Sinclair College Expands Program to Fill Critical Need for Respiratory Therapists
June 23, 2021
Sinclair Community College is responding to the severe shortage of respiratory therapists by expanding its Respiratory Care Program for the 2021 Fall Term.  The expansion is expected to increase the number of respiratory care students in the program by 21%.     Graduates of Sinclair’s Respiratory Care Program have been filling the critical need for respiratory therapists during the COVID-19 pandemic, and that vital need continues.  Over the past five years, 1...
Sinclair College Launches Innovative Program to Connect Prospective Students with Alumni, Faculty, and Staff
June 21, 2021
Sinclair Community College is launching ShareSinclair, an exciting new program that calls on thousands of alumni, faculty, staff, and community members to share experiences and resources with prospective students.   “There is no better champion than those who have achieved their education and career goals at Sinclair College or those who currently work here,” said Dr. Scott Markland, Senior Vice President for Student Development – Sinclair Community College.  &l...
Sinclair College Invites the Public to Tour Newly-Renovated Industrial Maintenance Technology Lab at the Mason Campus
June 15, 2021
Sinclair Community College’s Courseview Campus in Mason is inviting the public to tour its newly-renovated and expanded Industrial Maintenance Technology (IMT) Lab. Last year, the Sinclair College Board of Trustees invested $1.2 million to reinvigorate automation and smart manufacturing programs in Mason. The public is invited to tour the state-of-the-art facility during a special open house on Tuesday, June 29, 2021: IMT Lab Open House Tuesday, June 29, 2021 3:00 – 5:00 p....
Sinclair Jazz Ensemble on WDPS 89.5
June 07, 2021
This Wednesday, June 9th, WDPS 89.5 will feature the Sinclair Community Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Bill Burns, from Noon to 1 p.m.  Thanks to WDPS DJ Jim Woodford for broadcasting some past performances. Guest artists have included vocalist Felita LaRock, trumpeter Rob Parton, trombonist Rick Simerly, vibraphonist Rusty Burge, and baritone saxophonist Gary Smulyan. Who will Jim be playing? Tune your radio to 89.5 at noon this Wednesday to find out!
Sinclair College Brings Virtual Campus Experience to Thousands of High School Students During the Pandemic
June 04, 2021
When in-person campus tours were put on hold during the COVID-19 global pandemic, Sinclair College found an innovative solution:  360° virtual goggles.  Over the last six months, 3,250 high school students from 21 schools in the Dayton region have “toured” Sinclair College using the advanced technology. Three 360° videos were produced highlighting Sinclair's Health Sciences programs, HVAC program, and an overview of Sinclair's downtown Dayton campus. Sinclair use...
Sinclair College Introduces More Face-to-Face Courses and Expanded Student Services for Summer Term
May 20, 2021
Sinclair Community College’s summer term is underway with a focus on flexibility for students and expanded services.  Sinclair students can choose course options that work best for their schedules including in-person, online, virtual, and blended.  Sinclair College has added more than 150 in-person courses for summer term.  Sinclair’s second summer term begins June 14.  COVID-19 safety protocols remain in place at all of Sinclair’s campuses including social ...
Sinclair College Named "Best Online Community College in Ohio"
May 20, 2021
Sinclair Community College has earned the top spot as the “Best Online Community College in Ohio” by Premium Schools, a higher education ranking and research institution.   Sinclair College currently offers 74 associate degrees and certificates that can be completed entirely online. Students can also complete part of any of Sinclair's nearly 300 associate degree or certificates online. Over 300 courses are offered completely online including most general education courses ...
Sinclair College Paves College-to-Career Path with 60 New Scholarships for Dayton Public Schools Students
May 20, 2021
Sixty high school seniors from Dayton Public Schools (DPS) are on their way to two-year degrees, advanced job skill training programs, or transfer programs at Sinclair Community College, thanks to new scholarships.  Sinclair is awarding the scholarships to students at each of the seven DPS high schools.  The new scholarships enhance Sinclair’s efforts to provide college-to-career pathways for high school students in the Dayton region, while also rewarding strong attendance as par...
Sinclair College Makes History With First Bachelor
May 05, 2021
Sinclair Community College will make history at its 2021 Commencement when it awards the college’s first bachelor’s degrees.  Four Sinclair College students are the first to earn bachelor’s degrees from a community college in the State of Ohio.  The four students will be recognized for this tremendous achievement during the afternoon commencement ceremony (4:00 p.m.) on May 6, 2021 at University of Dayton Arena. In 2019, Sinclair introduced two bachelor’s deg...
Sinclair College to Award Record Number of Degrees and Certificates to Highest-Ever Number of Graduates
May 05, 2021
Sinclair Community College will award a record number of degrees and certificates to an all-time high number of graduates during its 2021 commencement ceremonies on May 6, 2021.  Sinclair is celebrating multiple record-breaking accomplishments for the 2020-21 academic year:   Sinclair College Graduates: • Record number of Students earning Degrees and Certificates:  6,300+ (24% over last year, 75% increase over the last 10 years)   • Record number o...
Record Number of High School Students Complete Sinclair College Associate Degrees While Still in High School
May 03, 2021
Sinclair College is recognizing and celebrating the record 53 College Credit Plus (CCP) participants who will graduate this week with Sinclair associate degrees while still in high school.   This is a 12% increase over last year.   More than 8,100 students, the highest number yet, enrolled in CCP at Sinclair for the 2020-2021 school year. CCP is Ohio’s dual-enrollment program giving students in grades 7-12 the opportunity to take college courses for free and earn ...
Sinclair College Nursing Students and Faculty Volunteer Over 1,100 Hours at COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics
April 29, 2021
Sinclair Community College nursing students and faculty are playing critical roles in Public Health – Dayton & Montgomery County (PHDMC) COVID-19 vaccination clinics.  Over the last several months, the students and faculty have supported 24 PHDMC vaccination clinics. 164 Sinclair nursing students, 22 nursing faculty, one medical assisting faculty member, and the Health Sciences Assistant Dean together logged 1,110 volunteer hours and administered 2,298 COVID-19 vaccine shots. ...
Sinclair College Police Department Hiring Community-Focused Officers
April 26, 2021
The Sinclair College Department of Public Safety is hiring police officers who are committed to making positive, lasting relationships on campus and in the community.  Sinclair is currently looking to hire two officers with other potential vacancies later in the year. “Sinclair is an outstanding place to start a policing career and offers excellent training opportunities including crisis intervention certification, crime prevention, evidence technician, police and mountain bike cer...
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April 21, 2021
For the first time in nearly 50 years, Sinclair’s Early Childhood Education Center is serving student-parents year-round with the addition of summer term services.  Eligible student-parents are also able to access grant funding to help cover the cost of childcare.     The expanded services are made possible through a recent grant from the U.S. Department of Education.  The Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS) grant provides childcare subsidies ...
Sinclair Chorale Presents FREE Virtual Concert
April 21, 2021
Sinclair Chorale, under the direction of Daniel Greene, will present a free virtual concert beginning Tuesday, May 4 at 7 p.m. on Facebook@sinclairmusicdepartment.  Songs of the Soul, Diversity with Determination, will feature two unique pieces: Mata del anima sola (Tree of the lonely soul) by Venezuelan composer, Antonio Estevez; and Soul's Anthem by African American artist and composer Kirk Franklin and singer Torie Kelly. The pieces are connected by the affirming message that des...
Sinclair Community College Announces 2021 Commencement Plans
April 05, 2021
Sinclair Community College intends to hold commencement on Thursday, May 6, 2021, with two in-person ceremonies at University of Dayton Arena.  Each ceremony will allow for approximately 500 graduates with up to four guests per graduate.  Safety will continue to be a top priority as Sinclair aligns the ceremonies with state and local health protocols due to the COVID-19 global pandemic.   2021 Commencement Ceremonies:   Ceremony 1 Thursday, May 6, 2021 Time:...
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April 01, 2021
STRONGER TOGETHER April 16th at 2 p.m. Free virtual zoom event. Sponsored by Sinclair's Diversity Office. •Musical performances by Sinclair’s Chorale •Guest speakers/presenters •Panel discussion with Sinclair student groups •Interactive activities to promote togetherness and inclusion among Sinclair students & faculty REGISTER @: https://sinclair.zoom.us/.../WN_Ooj-D-1BRcGh0p22oC8urw
Live On Stage - PUFFS at Sinclair - May 14-23
March 29, 2021
Sinclair Theatre proudly presents the hilarious comedy PUFFS, by Matt Cox, LIVE ON STAGE, beginning May 14-23 in Blair Hall Theatre on Sinclair’s downtown campus. Limited seating will be available and all COVID 19 safety protocols will be enforced. The New York Times proclaims PUFFS, “A fast-paced romp through the ‘Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic.’ “ Licensing agent Concord Theatricals claims: “This clever and inv...
Sinclair College Achieves StormReady Status  from the National Weather Service for 10th Year in a Row
March 25, 2021
Sinclair Community College has, once again, achieved StormReady status from the National Weather Service.     The StormReady program provides communities and organizations with communication and safety skills needed to save lives and property before, during and after severe weather events. The program encourages communities to take a new, proactive approach to improving local hazardous weather operations by providing emergency managers with clear-cut guidelines on how to imp...
Sinclair College Using Mobile App to Connect Campus and Community to Mental Health Resources
March 17, 2021
Sinclair Community College students, faculty, and staff now have access to mental health resources in the palms of their hands.  Sinclair’s free Hope Link mobile app allows users to quickly access potentially life-saving resources, including services offered on-campus and in the community, crisis hotlines, and customized support networks during difficult times.  The app also provides resources and information to friends and family members who may be wondering how to help a loved ...
Sinclair College Recognized As "Voter Friendly Campus" for Innovative Efforts to Engage Students
March 11, 2021
Sinclair Community College is being recognized as a “Voter Friendly Campus” by the NASPA - Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education and Fair Election Center’s Campus Vote Project.  This national designation recognizes higher education institutions that engage their campus communities and promote voter registration and voting as part of their institutional mission. Sinclair has a long history of organizing student events that provide opportunities for voting ed...
Montgomery County and Sinclair College Partnering on Education and Employment Opportunities for West Dayton
February 23, 2021
West Dayton residents will soon have close access to entry-level Information Technology certifications and other opportunities. The Montgomery County Board of Commissioners has approved a memorandum of understanding with Sinclair College, which will bring education and apprenticeship services to the forthcoming Montgomery County Employment Opportunity Center at 4303 W. Third Street in Dayton.   The Sinclair Community College Board of Trustees previously approved a $310,000 investment ...
Sinclair Community College Earns Highest Designation from Achieving the Dream
February 16, 2021
Four community colleges from across the country in Achieving the Dream’s Network have earned Leader College of Distinction status, the highest designation offered to institutions in the ATD Network. The 2020 cohort of Leader Colleges of Distinction includes 2020 Leah Meyer Austin Award winner Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC) in Wisconsin, Roane State College in Tennessee, Sinclair Community College in Ohio, and Odessa College in Texas.   “In 2020, community col...
February 15, 2021
As a result of the winter storm, all Sinclair Community College campus locations will be closed on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.  This closure includes the cancellation of on-campus, in-person clinicals and labs.  However, all online courses will go on as scheduled on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.   In addition, Sinclair Community College employees will work from home if able to do so.
February 14, 2021
As the Dayton region braces for the first significant winter weather event of the season, Sinclair Community College is closing all of its campus locations on Monday, February 15, 2021.  This closure includes the cancellation of on-campus clinicals and labs.  All online courses will go on as scheduled on Monday, February 15, 2021.    In addition, Sinclair Community College employees will work from home if able to do so.
Sinclair College Celebrates and Honors Black History Month By Reflecting on Successes and Strengthening Initiatives
February 11, 2021
Sinclair Community College is celebrating Black History Month with a focus on student success and continuing to strengthen programs and services for African American students. Since 2012, Sinclair College has seen a 229% increase in the number of degrees and certificates earned by African American students. Since 2011, Sinclair College has seen a 409% increase in the number of degrees and certificates earned by African American male students. “While Sinclair College is incredibly ...
Sinclair College Extends Application Deadline for Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program
February 03, 2021
Sinclair Community College is extending the application deadline for its Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses (10KSB) Program to February 12, 2021.     This unique partnership between Sinclair College and Goldman Sachs promotes job creation and growth opportunities for local entrepreneurs and small businesses by providing access to business education, capital and support services.  The 15-week virtual program is offered at no cost to selected business owners who receiv...
Sinclair College eLearning Division Receives Multiple National Awards for Outstanding, Innovative Online Courses and Services
February 03, 2021
Sinclair Community College’s eLearning Division has received three awards and a special recognition for one of its professors from the Instructional Technology Council (ITC).   The eLearning Division at Sinclair Community College received the following prestigious ITC awards: 2020 ITC Award for Outstanding Support for Faculty or Students.  This award recognizes an organizational unit that has built a solid reputation for outstanding support and service for their facul...
Sinclair College Celebrates First Graduating Class of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program
January 26, 2021
Sinclair College is celebrating the first graduating class of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses (10KSB) Program.  16 Dayton-area entrepreneurs successfully completed the vigorous 15-week, virtual program in December 2020.      This unique partnership between Sinclair College and Goldman Sachs promotes job creation and growth opportunities for local entrepreneurs and small businesses by providing access to business education, capital and support services.  T...
New Sinclair Foundation Scholarship to Benefit Nursing Students in Honor of "Lifelong Learner" Norma Hauer
January 26, 2021
Norma Hauer of Kettering, Ohio never stopped learning.  That was abundantly clear when she enrolled in the nursing program at Sinclair Community College while in her 70s. She was a straight A student, earned certificates in medical office and transcription, and attended classes into her 80s.  Mrs. Hauer passed away on November 16, 2020 at the age of 89.  Her memory and influence will endure as a result of a new scholarship established by her family through the Sinclair Foundation....
DP&L Partners with senseFly and Sinclair College to Build Drone Program and Bolster Enterprise Utilities Management
January 22, 2021
Ohio-based energy provider, Dayton Power & Light (DP&L), in partnership with Sinclair College’s National UAS Training and Certification Center, is employing a fleet of senseFly eBee X fixed-wing drones to improve its large-scale data collection and mapping capacity. Over a nine-month period, unmanned aerial systems (UAS) will be used to inspect 4,000 miles of power transmission lines, supporting electricity delivery for the 1.25 million residents of the Dayton, Ohio region.  ...
Sinclair College Feeds the Frontlines by Delivering Boxed Lunches to Hundreds of Healthcare Workers
January 12, 2021
Sinclair Community College is proudly launching an effort to provide hundreds of boxed lunches to healthcare workers throughout the Dayton region during the months of January and February. Sinclair College, in collaboration with its food service vendor ARAMARK, is preparing up to 150 boxed lunches per day, Tuesdays through Fridays, and delivering them to hospitals throughout the community.  Each box contains a “thank you” note.    “Sinclair College is proud...
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January 11, 2021
Sinclair Community College’s spring term is underway with a continued focus on safety and building on tremendous successes achieved in 2020 despite enormous challenges presented by the COVID-19 global pandemic.   Sinclair is offering approximately 80% of its courses online while the remaining courses are traditional face-to-face instruction with significant safety measures in place.  As a result of incredible collaboration among divisions in 2020, Sinclair now offers 58 p...
Sinclair College Offering COVID-19 Relief Funding to Assist Students Enrolling for Spring Term
January 08, 2021
Sinclair Community College continues to offer COVID-19 relief funding and scholarship opportunities to new and current students enrolling for spring term.  Late last year, the Sinclair Board of Trustees approved $500,000 in supplemental scholarship funding for students who are facing hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic.   “The global pandemic has presented multiple challenges for students, but Sinclair College is hoping to ease the burden of paying for quality educatio...
Sinclair College Now Offering Student Counseling Services 24/7
January 08, 2021
Sinclair Community College is now offering counseling services to students 24 hours a day, seven days a week through the 2021 academic school year.  The expanded services are made possible through funding provided by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act’s Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) and the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER).  Funding is also being used for data collection and student surveys. A survey conducted during the fall term ...
Sinclair College Adds Medical Assistant Certificate Program to Meet Growing Demand During COVID-19 Pandemic
December 04, 2020
Sinclair Community College is addressing the increasing demand for medical assistants by establishing a 1-year technical certificate that can be completed in three semesters. Medical assistants are multi-skilled professionals who assist physicians with the administrative and clinical aspects of patient care.  Currently, medical assisting is one of the fastest growing occupations in the United States with an expected increase in potential jobs by as much as 23% through 2028 (US Bureau of ...
Sinclair College Employees Contribute Over $80,000 for Scholarships and Support Programs
December 04, 2020
Sinclair College employees contributed more than $80,000 to the Sinclair Foundation’s annual giving campaign during the months of October and November. This year’s theme is “Building Brighter Futures…Stronger Together.”  Over 500 Sinclair employees participated. For 2020, the Sinclair Foundation established two new funds to address critical needs during the pandemic.  The Food Insecurity and Student Stability Fund helps meet acute student needs resulti...
Sinclair Concert Band Presents Virtual Concert
December 03, 2020
The 2020 Sinclair Concert Band will present “A Musical Montage” as a virtual video on December 16, 2020 at 7 p.m., available on the Sinclair Music Department’s Facebook page: @sinclairmusicdepartment. Under the direction of Chris Braun, the concert features selections by Sousa, Mancini, Giacchino and original compositions by Sinclair Music students Paul Hodson and Dillon Heck.  The concert concludes with “Christmas with Sinclair,” a special arrangement by Pa...
Sinclair College Mourns the Loss of Community Advocate Doris Ponitz
December 02, 2020
Sinclair Community College is mourning the loss of community advocate Doris Ponitz, the beloved wife of former Sinclair President Dr. David Ponitz.  Doris Ponitz passed away on December 1, 2020. “When Doris and David arrived in Dayton 45 years ago, they immediately embraced this community and its citizens through support of numerous organizations and projects,” Sinclair Community College President Dr. Steve Johnson said.  “Our thoughts and prayers go out to our dea...
Sinclair Chorale Aims to Lift Spirits and Inspire with Virtual Concert - December 8, 2020
December 02, 2020
The Sinclair Chorale will premiere "Let Your Voices Be Heard!! And then... LISTEN" as a virtual concert beginning Dec. 8th at 7 p.m. on the Sinclair Music Department’s Facebook page @sinclairmusicdepartment. According to director, Daniel B. Greene, selections were chosen to spotlight the Chorale’s diverse membership and talent.  The first piece "Joyful, Joyful" from Sister Act II: Back in the Habit (adapted by Roger Emerson, composed by Ludwig von Beethove...
Sinclair Foundation Honors Local Veteran with Establishment of New Scholarship
November 11, 2020
The Sinclair Community College Foundation is proud to partner with the Diaz family of Dayton in establishing the Senior Master Sergeant Tony Diaz Veterans Education Scholarship.  This scholarship will support Sinclair Community College students, with a preference to students who are veterans. Upon graduation from high school, Tony Diaz became a U.S. Air Force enlistee. Unfortunately, his childhood made him skilled in many labor areas, but his ability to read and comprehend was barely at ...
Sinclair College Partners with Mission Critical Institute to Train Cybersecurity Professionals
November 10, 2020
The need for professional cybersecurity training and workforce certification programs continues to expand, with new challenges in all sectors of the interconnected world emerging daily including the Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) industry. Recognizing these critical needs, Mission Critical Institute for Cybersecurity (MCI), headquartered in Washington, D.C., and Sinclair College’s National UAS Training and Certification Center (Sinclair) have partnered to train the next generation of cybers...
Sinclair Community College Athletics Mourns the Loss  of Former Men
November 10, 2020
The Sinclair athletic family is mourning the loss of Coach Kevin T. O’Neill who passed away on Thursday, November 5, 2020.    Coach O’Neill retired from Sinclair as a professor of Physical Education and Developmental English after a long and distinguished career.  During that time, he served as the men’s basketball coach for 12 years and was the program’s first baseball coach for three seasons.    Upon graduating high school from Archb...
Sinclair Strengthens Skilled Workers Training  With Expansion of Warren County Courseview Campus Program
November 10, 2020
The Sinclair Community College Board of Trustees has approved the first phase of a $1.2 million project to reinvigorate the Industrial Maintenance Technology (IMT) program at the Courseview Campus in Mason. This investment includes the renovation and expansion of the IMT labs and classrooms. On Tuesday, November 10, the Trustees approved the selection of the contractor for the project, Wilcon Corporation of Kettering. “Sinclair College is continuously evolving its programs to meet the i...
Sinclair Trustees Approve $2.9 Million in Scholarships Including COVID-19 Relief Funding
November 10, 2020
The Sinclair Community College Board of Trustees has approved $2.9 million in scholarship funding for FY2022.  This funding includes $250,000 in supplemental scholarship funding for students who are facing hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Additional COVID-19 relief funding ($250,000) is also being made available for the remainder of FY2021. “Each year, the Sinclair Board of Trustees is proud to provide scholarship funding to ensure more individuals and families have th...
Safety Gets Starring Role in Sinclair Theatre Productions
October 23, 2020
The global pandemic has forced arts and theatre organizations to reexamine procedures and, often times, put a halt to productions, but that’s not the case at Sinclair Community College.  Through dedication and ingenuity, Sinclair Theatre is setting the stage for its productions with safety receiving top billing.     In April, Sinclair Theatre had plans to present the live stage production of Sophokles’ classic, Antigone, with modern translation by Anne Carso...
Sinclair College Receives Top Diversity in Business Award
October 21, 2020
Sinclair Community College received the “Outstanding Diversity Champion” Award for a large organization on October 15, 2020, during the Dayton Business Journal’s 2020 Diversity in Business Awards virtual event.   The awards recognize organizations that have contributed to harnessing diversity within their work forces and actively taking the lead to promote and champion the business case for diversity within the community or their industries.   The concept ...
Sinclair College Students and Faculty Show Support for Deployed Faculty Member
October 21, 2020
Students and faculty in Sinclair College’s Dental Health Sciences program are coming together to show support for one of their instructors who is serving in the Middle East.  Ohio Air National Guard Member Roxanne Sickel and her unit were deployed to the Middle East in July.  Sickel is an adjunct faculty member for Sinclair’s Dental Health Sciences program.     Her students and fellow faculty members are sending care packages to Sickel and her unit.&nbs...
Sinclair Named to Forbes America
September 24, 2020
Sinclair Community College has been recognized as a 2020 Forbes America’s Best-In-State Employer.  Sinclair ranked #31 out of 100 Ohio employers making the list. Forbes and Statista selected America’s Best-In-State Employers based on an independent survey of more than 80,000 U.S. employees working for companies employing at least 500 people in their U.S. operations. The surveys were administered using a series of online panels and provide a representative sample of the U.S. w...
Sinclair Police Officers Recognized for Bravery and Life-Saving Efforts
September 18, 2020
The Sinclair Community College Board of Trustees recognized two officers from the Sinclair Police Department for their heroism in responding to the Oregon District mass shooting on August 4, 2019. Officer Thomas McMurty, now retired, and Officer Karen Moore each received a special Oregon District Commemorative Pin to thank them for rendering aid to the victims and assisting Dayton Police following the mass shooting that left nine people dead and 27 wounded.   At approximately 1:0...
Sinclair Alumnus Receives Prestigious Media Arts Award
September 15, 2020
Sinclair Community College is proud to recognize alumnus Robert A. Kincses for receiving a 2020 Philo Festival of Media Arts Award.  Kincses took top honors in the Arts/Cultural Awareness (Nonprofessional) category for his documentary, “The University of Dayton: The Hanley Sustainability Institute.”  Kincses produced the documentary at the Miami Valley Communications Council (MVCC).  It explores the integration of science and art academic disciplines to create sustaina...
Sinclair College Celebrates First Tesla START Program Graduates
September 10, 2020
Sinclair Community College is recognizing and celebrating the first graduates from the Tesla START Program, an accelerated 12-week program designed to equip students with the skills necessary to become electric vehicle technicians at Tesla. The eight graduates were honored during a special ceremony, complete with COVID-19 safety and social distancing protocols, on Friday, September 4, 2020, inside Building 12’s Great Hall on the campus of Sinclair Community College.  “As a...
Sinclair Donates Critical Medical Supplies and Equipment to Local Hospitals
March 25, 2020
  Sinclair Donates Critical Medical Supplies and Equipment to Local Hospitals Donated more than 11,000 individual PPE items; 500 medical supplies (individual items)   DAYTON, OH – In response to the expected surge of COVID-19 cases in Ohio and to meet the critical need for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and medical supplies, Sinclair has donated more than 11,000 individual PPE items and over 500 greatly needed medical supply items, to local hospitals.   ...
Sinclair Ranks No. 4 Top Community College in Ohio
February 13, 2020
A recent study conducted by Schools.com, a source that connects students to top quality degree academic programs, ranked Sinclair College as the No. 4 top community college out of 23 of Ohio’s community colleges. The study is based on data from the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics and College Scorecards. The study looked at data points relating to factors including affordability, flexibility, and student retention and success outcomes.
Sinclair Re-Enrolls Over 430 Stopped-Out Adult Students
February 10, 2020
Sinclair Partnered with Learn to Earn Dayton and StrivePartnership Cincinnati and re-enrolled over 430 previously withdrawn adult students, age 25 and older, for the 2020 spring semester. Sinclair partnered with Learn to Earn Dayton and StrivePartnership Cincinnati to reengage adult students (age 25 and older), who had previously withdrawn from college, bringing them back to Sinclair to complete their education. Sometimes referred to as “stopped-out students,” these 430 Sinclair a...
Sinclair Alumni News - Shinoosh McAuliffe - Senior Director, Digital Technology Department at GE Aviation
February 10, 2020
Shinoosh McAuliffe is a graduate from Sinclair’s Business Administration associate degree program and currently works for GE Aviation located in Cincinnati, Ohio. GE Aviation is a world-leading provider of commercial, military, business, and general aviation jet and turboprop engines. McAuliffe enrolled at Sinclair in 1999 and graduated in 2002. After completing her associate degree at Sinclair she transferred to the University of Cincinnati and completed her bachelor’s degree i...
Gene Haas Foundation Awards Scholarships to Support Sinclair Students Enrolled in Manufacturing Programs
February 06, 2020
Sinclair Community College received $16,000 from the Gene Haas Foundation to support students interested in pursuing careers in manufacturing. Funds are used to provide scholarship assistance to students enrolled in Sinclair’s Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) certificate and/or degree programs. Since 2014, Sinclair has been awarded more than $83,000 in student scholarships from the Gene Haas Foundation. The scholarship money has helped and will continue to help Sinclair students with tui...
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January 07, 2020
Sinclair will begin its spring term on Monday, January 6, 2020. The college will offer welding courses for the first time in twenty years in a newly equipped welding lab located on Eaker Street near the Dayton campus. The new lab has 12 state-of-the-art booths with equipment that will teach students basics in welding. Sinclair currently offers more than 260 workforce-aligned degree and certificate programs that lead to in-demand jobs in the Dayton region. The number of students enrolle...
Sinclair College President: 2019 Marks Historic Year for Sinclair
December 23, 2019
Sinclair College brings to close another exceptional year; set several student success records; the historic launch of two new bachelor’s degree programs; ranked most affordable community college in Ohio and the top 25 in the nation. Sinclair Community College announces the end of a remarkable 2019 year. Among a list of milestone accomplishments this year, the college set several student success records, launched two new bachelor’s degree programs in Aviation Pilot and Unmanned ...
Sinclair Featured on "The Atlantic"
December 19, 2019
James Fallows from the Atlantic examines Sinclair's role as one of the largest and oldest community college's in Dayton, Ohio. Excerpt from article:  "What makes Sinclair unusual and worth notice, apart from its long history? I was struck by three aspects. First is the sheer scale of its impact on the community. According to Sinclair officials, at least half of all Dayton-area residents have taken classes there at some point. Second is the way it is trying to broaden...
Sinclair College Working to Engage Students in Global Learning Experiences
December 12, 2019
An international partnership established with a Japanese Higher-Education Institution is making significant strides at Sinclair College. The US-Japan Collaborative Online International Learning Initiative (COIL), launched this fall term with over 80 students in the program and is another innovative way in which Sinclair is working to engage more students in global learning experiences. Sinclair was selected by the American Council on Education (ACE), as one of six U.S. colleges and universiti...
Sinclair Centerville Hosts TECHCORPShack Event; Students Gain Hands-On Learning Experience
November 16, 2019
Sinclair College, TECH CORPS and AT&T will host the 2019 Dayton Regional TECHCORPShack on Friday, November 16, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Saturday, November 17, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. for high school students in grades 9 through 12. The event, sponsored by AT&T, will give high school students in Dayton the opportunity to learn about computer science in a fun, engaging, and inclusive environment. During the event, students will learn how to utilize the MIT App Inventor to explore the world of mobile ap...
Sinclair and  LeadingAge Ohio Launches STNA Apprenticeship Program
November 15, 2019
Sinclair College, in partnership with LeadingAge Ohio and ApprenticeOhio, will launch Ohio’s first competency-based State Tested Nursing Assistant (STNA) health-care apprenticeship program. To celebrate the launch of the program, Sinclair and LeadingAge Ohio held a Kick-Off Event on Friday, November 15, 2019, at the college’s state-of-the-art Ned J. Sifferlen Health Science Center. The Apprenticeship program will connect individuals to in-demand jobs that offer advance...
Sinclair Works with Nearly 130 High Schools to Provide Students Pathways to a College Education
November 04, 2019
Sinclair works with nearly 130 area high schools to help students learn cutting-edge skills, pursue career options and earn college credits while they are still in high school. Sinclair offers two programs that help students to be exposed to career pathways and attain college credits while still in high school: College Credit Plus (CCP) and Tech Prep. The College Credit Plus program through Sinclair is a dual enrollment program that provides students in grades 7-12 the opportunity to earn colleg...
Sinclair College to Host Graduation Ceremony to Honor 16 Graduates from Sinclair Police Academy
October 31, 2019
Sinclair College will host a graduation ceremony to honor 16 graduates from the Sinclair Police Academy. The event will take place on Thursday, October 31, at 3 p.m. in the Smith Auditorium of the Sinclair Conference Center, Building 12, in downtown Dayton. The ceremony is a celebration for the graduates, their families, and the college administrators and faculty who oversee the police-training program at Sinclair. Sinclair College began offering the Police Officer Training progra...
Sinclair Foundation and Turner Family Announce Scholarship Fund in Memory of Oregon District Shooting Victim Logan Turner
October 23, 2019
The family of Logan Turner and the Sinclair Community College Foundation announce today the creation of a scholarship fund that will support Springboro High School students focused on engineering disciplines at Sinclair. Logan Turner’s life was tragically lost in the Oregon District shooting on August 4, 2019, and this scholarship will make sure that the unique energy and enthusiasm that defined Logan can positively impact future generations. Logan’s parents, Danita and Michael Turne...
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October 21, 2019
Sinclair College celebrated this month, three years since the establishment of the African American Male Initiative program. The program now serves 70 students, up from 24 students during the initial year. The African America Male Initiative (AAMI) was designed to address the low college attainment rates for African American men at Sinclair. The program also aims to dramatically improve the quality of life for men of color that choose to attend Sinclair College. Students enrolled in the AAMI are...
Sinclair to Help Boost Ohio
October 15, 2019
TechCred helps Ohioans learn new skills and helps employers build a stronger workforce with the skills needed in a technology-infused economy. Learn more about TechCred by visiting https://techcred.ohio.gov. After employers identify skills needs and employees who could be trained to meet those needs, employers partner with a credential provider such as Sinclair, then apply online at https://techcred.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/techcred/apply. If the application is accepted, employees enroll in their...
Sinclair College to Host Rededication of the James W. McSwiney Welcome Center
October 10, 2019
Sinclair Community College will host a rededication ceremony of the newly expanded and renovated Welcome Center to the late James W. McSwiney. The $15.3 million-dollar James W. McSwiney Welcome Center, located in Building 10, establishes the college’s front door to the community and provides a centralized location to address wrap-around student support needs. The college’s staff have been cross-trained in addressing student needs, and visitors to campus will now know exactly how and ...
Sinclair College, DYS and the ODRC will Host an All Day Symposium Focusing on the Prison Population
October 02, 2019
The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction has partnered with Sinclair Community College and the Ohio Department of Youth Services for a free all-day symposium dedicated to discussing a holistic approach to serving the prison population. The day will cover topics on mentorship, the importance of incarcerated parents maintaining positive contact with their children, addressing comprehensive needs of returning & restored citizens, trauma-informed approaches, and technological advance...
Sinclair Receives Grant to Expand Number of Apprentices in the Dayton Region
October 02, 2019
Sinclair Community College received $140,000 in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Labor to support an initiative that will expand the number of skilled workers and apprentices available in the Dayton region. The Expanding Community College Apprenticeships (ECCA) Initiative was developed by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) and funded by the U.S. Department of Labor. Sinclair will collaborate with Rhodes State and North Central State College community colleges on the m...
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September 11, 2019
The results of a recent study published by ComputerTrainingSchools.com ranked Sinclair’s Computer Science and IT programs 6th best in Ohio. The study includes universities and community colleges in Ohio and is based on data from the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics and College Scorecard tool. The results of a recent study published by ComputerTrainingSchools.com ranked Sinclair’s Computer Science and IT programs 6th best in Ohio. The ...
Sinclair Begins 2019 Fall Term with the Historic Launch of Two New Bachelor Degrees
August 26, 2019
Sinclair Community College begins 2019 Fall Term with the historic launch of two new workforce aligned bachelor degree programs in Aviation Technology and Unmanned Aerial Systems. Sinclair continually reviews its program offerings to ensure they are aligned with the needs of the community. The new associate degree programs were developed after feedback from potential employers and a thorough review of the regional labor market data. Overall fall enrollment at Sinclair is at the same level a...
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August 19, 2019
A recent study conducted by NursingExplorer.com, a source for prospective students to review all nursing programs in the United States, ranked Sinclair College’s Nursing Program #1 out of a total of 107 schools that was evaluated in the state of Ohio. The study looked at data from the following sources: US Department of Education States Board of Nursing Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN) Ranki...
OACC Recognizes Sinclair Trustee Rob Connelly for Outstanding Leadership
August 05, 2019
Sinclair College Trustee and CEO of Henny Penny Corporation, Robert M. Connelly, was recently honored with the 2019 Maureen C. Grady Award of Special Achievement by the Ohio Association of Community Colleges. The award recognizes community college trustees who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership throughout the term of their service as a trustee. Mr. Connelly has served on the Board of Trustees of Sinclair Community College since November 10, 2009. He is currently in his second term as a T...
Sinclair to Provide Automated Vehicle Training to College Professors from Across the Nation
August 02, 2019
Sinclair Community College’s Automotive Technology Program will be hosting an Automated and Connected Vehicles Summer Conference to provide technical training on autonomous vehicle technology to over 40 participating college automotive instructors. The training is funded through a $750,000 three year National Science Foundation grant Sinclair College and the Automotive Department received.  Sinclair subject matter experts will be presenting on advanced driver assist systems on Mercede...
Sinclair Announces Grant Award of more than $545,000 from NSF to Support UAS Focused Tech Entrepreneurship
July 31, 2019
The project will meet the region’s need for tech entrepreneurs in the UAS industry; Provides Innovative opportunities for students to explore career pathways in STEM fields Sinclair Community College along with regional and national partners recently received a grant of more than $545,000 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to fund a new educational program that will help meet the growing need for tech entrepreneurs in the Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) industry. The program wi...
Sinclair College Brings to Close an Exceptional 2018-2019 Fiscal Year
July 03, 2019
Sinclair Community College completed an exceptional 2018-2019 fiscal year on June 30th, 2019. Among a list of milestone accomplishments this year, the college set several student success records, acquired a new campus location in Centerville, earned the right to award bachelor degrees and ranked number one in the nation to offer work-based learning programs. Sinclair remains an anchor institution of downtown Dayton with continued investments in the Dayton region –positioning the college to...
Sinclair College Receives Grant from ODHE to Support Foster Youth Education
June 25, 2019
DAYTON, OH – Sinclair College was recently awarded $15,000 in grant funding by the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE) to support fifteen former foster youth who are interested in pursuing a short-term certificate In Nurse Aid Training. The program is designed to take less than one year and will provide students the opportunities and skills needed for a successful career-pathway. “What makes Sinclair unique is that we serve a community of students with diverse needs,”...
General Motors Awards Sinclair Auto-Tech Students with 14 Full-Tuition Scholarships
June 18, 2019
The Sinclair College Foundation and General Motors Co. are partnering to launch the GM Dealer Technician Scholarship, a program that will offer fourteen Sinclair students enrolled in the GM Automotive Service Education Program (ASEP), with full-tuition scholarships. The scholarship program, which will welcome its first class this fall 2019, includes co-op learning experiences at Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealerships where students will work hand-in-hand with experienced technicians...
January 09, 2019
Dayton, OH –Sinclair’s College Credit Plus Program (CCP) - high-school students completing college credits while still in school - has seen record enrollment numbers with more than 6,600 students currently in the program this academic year. CCP is available to students in grades 7-12 who are college-ready, with the goal of helping students and families save time and money towards earning college credentials. This is a critical program that helps the Miami Valley region and the state ...
October 29, 2018
Sinclair College was recently named by the American Council on Education as one of six U.S. colleges and universities to be part of the US Japan Collaborative Online International Learning Initiative (COIL), which aims to expand US-Japan higher education ties through collaborative online teaching. The goal of COIL is to expand opportunities for greater numbers of students enrolled at collaborating institutions to gain international exposure. The American Council on Education recognizes the CO...
October 26, 2018
October 22, 2018 -- Elizabeth Sicking’s dominance of the OCCAC D-II Volleyball Player of the Week award continues while Summer Sweeting lifted Owens Community College to a clinching of the conference title to earn her first career D-III Player of the Week recognition. Elizabeth Nicole Sicking (5-11/FR – Fairfield H.S./Hamilton, OH) gathered her third consecutive and fifth of 2019 weekly league accolade after crushing it in a pair of road OCCAC clashes. For the week, she racked up ...
October 26, 2018
October 16, 2018 -- Sinclair Community College rose to the top of the 2018-19 OCCAC Women’s Basketball Pre-season Coaches Poll after receiving five of nine first-place votes and being slotted no worse than second by any of the other head coaches across the conference. Owens Community College is ranked second while Cuyahoga sits third overall. In addition, Bryant & Stratton (Ohio) joins the conference as a provisional member for the 2018-18 campaign. Sinclair is coming off a re...
October 23, 2018
Sinclair announced on October 23, 2018 that the college has received a grant for more than $900,000 from the U.S. Department of Education to implement a four-year Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS) program. CCAMPIS grant funds will be used to provide childcare assistance to low-income students while connecting student-parents with the resources they need to persist through degree completion. “Sinclair has and continues to work towards closing the equity gap in educat...
October 15, 2018
Joe Sciabica, President of Universal Technology Corporation (UTC), was appointed recently to the Sinclair College Board of Trustees. The Sinclair Board of Trustees are appointed to five-year terms and have the governance authority over the entire operations of the college. Sciabica began his career with the Air Force in 1982 and has served for over 30 years in a variety of roles within the Air Force Laboratory System. As Executive Director of the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) he worked...
August 08, 2018
Sinclair President Steven Johnson has recently been appointed to the national executive committee of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) based in Washington, D.C. AACC represents the interests of over 1,000 community colleges and their twelve million students across the nation. The seven-member executive committee has the authority to act on behalf of the full board, and provides leadership over initiatives impacting the accessible and affordable education provided by the natio...
August 03, 2018
Sinclair Community College’s Automotive Program hosted an Automated and Connected Vehicles summer conference August 2018 to provide technical training on autonomous vehicle technology to over 40 participating college automotive instructors. Sinclair has partnered with General Motors, Mercedes-Benz, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, American Honda, Subaru, Toyota and Delphi to conduct the training sessions. Manufacturers provided training on advanced driver assist systems relating to aut...
July 24, 2018
Sinclair College’s National UAS Training and Certification Center along with Aker, a nationally recognized industry leader in providing in-season crop protection data for farm operations, have created a new partnership to leverage unmanned aerial systems (UAS) technology to monitor crops for disease, insects, and other stresses. “The Agriculture sector is the number one industry in the Midwest region," said Jeffrey A. Miller, Chief Operating Officer, Unmanned Aerial Systems a...
July 23, 2018
Sinclair College’s Workforce Development division has been ranked the largest Workforce Development Program for the seventh-straight year by the Dayton Business Journal. The College finished the 2017 calendar year with 12,746 participants. “Sinclair is honored to be listed as the largest Dayton-Area Workforce Development program in the region,” said Shannon E. Bryant, Interim Vice President of Workforce Development for Sinclair College. “Serving our regional employers ...
July 13, 2018
On Tuesday, July 10 the Dayton Correctional Institution (DCI) celebrated 115 women graduating from the Prison Education Program offered through Sinclair Community College. Out of these women, 46 have already been released from the institution. This is a record year for certificate completion at DCI with over 350 certificates awarded between Fall 2017 and Summer 2018. Sinclair began offering post-secondary programming to incarcerated individuals in 1987 at the Dayton Correctional Institution. ...
July 01, 2018
Sinclair Community College completed an exceptional 2017-2018 fiscal year on June 30, 2018. The college acquired a new campus location in Centerville, earned the right to award bachelor degrees, received a perfect 5.0 financial rating from the State of Ohio and received ten more years of full accreditation and a spotless academic review from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). “This is a singular and incredible year of achievement for Sinclair,” said Sinclair College President, ...
June 13, 2018
Board recognizes Chairman Rob Connelly, nursing student Morgan Glover, and Sinclair Baseball Team At the June 12, 2018 meeting of the Sinclair College’s Board of Trustees, the Board approved changes to the college’s strategic priorities and strategies to keep Sinclair fresh and aligned with the needs of the community well into the future. Trustees also recognized outgoing Board Chairman Rob Connelly for his inspiring leadership from 2015-2018. Sinclair’s incoming Board Ch...
September 24, 2015
TechSolve has received a grant from the Ohio Development Services Agency (ODSA) in support of the State's Ohio Manufacturing Extension Partnership program (Ohio MEP) to provide discounted incumbent worker training opportunities to Southwest Ohio regional manufacturers. The purpose of the program is to expand the skill set of current employees of area manufacturers. This upgrade in skills will allow employees to add more value and improve the organizations for which they work. Because of its v...
August 28, 2015
Dayton, OH – A partnership between Sinclair College and unmanned aerial systems (UAS) simulation systems provider Simlat will provide students at the National UAS Training and Certification Center with a leading-edge resource for simulated flight operations. Housed in Building 13 of Sinclair's Dayton campus, The UAS Simulation Lab features industry-leading simulation systems in a 20-seat classroom. Five student stations and one instructor station will feature the Simlat IMPACT System, w...
August 25, 2015
Dayton, OH –Sinclair College cut the ribbon Monday, Aug. 24, officially opening the doors of the National UAS Training and Certification Center, a $5 million investment that provides new capabilities for students seeking the opportunity to work with UAS technologies in an immersive and hands-on environment, supported by leading-edge technologies and instruction. "With unmanned aerial systems (UAS), we're looking at an industry that's forecast to yield more than 100,000 jobs nationa...
August 14, 2015
Dayton, OH –Sinclair College and Motoman have signed a partnership designed to leverage combined expertise in advanced manufacturing and robotics to provide new job-focused training opportunities for the region's workforce.  Sinclair and Motoman will collaborate on the development and delivery of certification training on intelligent systems, sharing subject-matter expertise related to robotics, advanced and additive manufacturing. "This partnership brings Sinclair together...
August 04, 2015
Dayton, OH (8-4-15)--Sinclair College's Board of Trustees today approved language to place a 1 mill levy on the November ballot in Montgomery County that will provide the college with the resources it needs to continue delivering world class job focused education and training program. Sinclair has produced more completers than any other community college in Ohio over the past 10 years at over 31,000 graduates and is a national leader in affordable and employer aligned training and education. Sin...
August 03, 2015
Sinclair College's Workforce Development division has been named the top workforce development program for the fourth-straight year by the Dayton Business Journal.Sinclair finished the 2014 calendar year with 13,386 program participants, an increase of more than 1,500 from the previous year to earn the top ranking. In the four years that Sinclair has held the top spot in workforce development for the Dayton region, approximately 45,000 program participants have received some form of training thr...
June 22, 2015
Dayton, OH – Sinclair Community College is pleased to announce that Jeff Price has been named 2014-15 OCCAC Athletic Director of the Year. Price and fellow OCCAC Athletic Director Scott Nichols (Columbus State) will share the award this year as they received the honor last Tuesday the 10th at the fall OCCAC Athletic Directors' meeting.  The announcement was posted on the OCCAC.org website and tweeted @OCCAC_official on Friday June 12, 2015 In just his second year as Athletic Dir...
June 16, 2015
Sinclair College's Board of Trustees approved a $124 million operating budget June 16, 2015 for the upcoming year. The budget contains no planned tuition increases, a 1% increase in salary for the nearly 2,200 full and part-time Sinclair faculty and staff, and assumes an overall net savings on personnel spending thanks to realized efficiencies. This prudent financial management is a hallmark of Sinclair, which offers Montgomery County students the lowest tuition rates in Ohio and also compiles a...
October 06, 2014
Dayton, OH - Sinclair Community College has announced the 2014-15 Men's Basketball schedule. Sinclair is coming off a 21-9 record, its 5th 20 plus win season in the last 7 years and the third seed in the NJCAA District Tournament.  The Pride spent 11 weeks during the 2013-14 season ranked in the Top 20 of the NJCAA Division II Men's Basketball Polls topping out with a three week stint as the 4th ranked team in the nation. This year, Sinclair will play 16 home contests with a number of...
July 06, 2014
Dayton, OH – The Sinclair Community College Board of Trustees announced May 13, 2014 that they are approving $1.1 million in funding to support the launch of a new Sinclair Corporate College at Austin Landing in Southern Montgomery County. The new Corporate College would focus on the needs of major employers in the Information Technology, Data Analytics, and Cyber-Security fields and is targeted for opening in November of 2014.   "The Sinclair Corporate College is the exten...
April 24, 2014
DAYTON, OH – Ohio Governor John Kasich will serve as the keynote speaker for Sinclair's commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 4, 2014 at the University of Dayton Arena. The event is a celebration for the students and their families and a reflection of the hard work of the students, faculty, and staff of Sinclair. The event will begin at 6 p.m. and graduates and families are encouraged to both attend and to arrive early. "We are honored to have Governor John Kasich as our keynot...
April 08, 2014
Sinclair Community College President and CEO Steven Johnson and the Sinclair College Board of Trustees were honored with the Exemplary CEO and Board Award of Excellence by the American Association of Community Colleges on April 7, 2014. Sinclair is only the second college to be so honored and was selected via a competitive process open to over 1,000 community colleges. The award recognizes, "a community college whose Board of Trustees and CEO collaboration and working relationship are exemp...
February 24, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  February 24, 2014 - Sinclair Workforce Development has submitted applications for two new Certificates of Authorization (COA) to operate a new unmanned aerial system (UAS) platform at Wilmington Air Park and Springfield-Beckley Municipal Airport. With the approval of the COAs, Sinclair's UAS Training and Certification Center will be permitted to operate the new platform, a Lockheed Martin Indago VTOL, which stands for "vertical take-off and landing," a...
January 30, 2014
A State-wide Effort to Assist Students with Financial Aid Preparation   January 30, 2014 - For the third consecutive year, Sinclair College will host College Goal Sunday from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 9.  The FREE event is part of a state-wide effort coordinated by the Ohio Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (OASFAA) and the Ohio College Access Network (OCAN) to guide students and their families through the process of applying for Federal financi...
December 09, 2013
New Program Called 'COASmart' is Latest Element in Ohio's UAS Strategy   December 9, 2013 (Dayton, OH) –Sinclair College in Dayton, Ohio is unveiling an innovative new online course that teaches students how to get approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to fly  Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) in the same airspace as other aircraft. Students in the class will learn how to apply for a Certificate of Authorization (COA), which is required to fly UAS in unrestric...
November 15, 2013
Chaney the Second Sinclair Professor to be So Honored – A First for Ohio's Colleges   November 15, 2013 (DAYTON, OH) – Sinclair College is pleased to announce that mathematics Professor Bob Chaney was honored today as the National Professor of the Year by CASE in Washington, D.C. This is an extremely competitive and prestigious award that is a mark of true distinction, and it is the second time in Sinclair's history that a faculty member has been so honored. Dr. Kathy Rowe...
October 29, 2013
Courseview Doubles in Size on Way to Eventual 10,000 Student Campus   October 29, 2013 (Dayton,OH) - Sinclair College will formally open its second facility, "Building B", on its Courseview Campus in Mason, Ohio on Friday morning at 8:00 a.m.  The building, which doubles the capacity of the Courseview Campus, is a key step as Sinclair continues to grow along with the Warren County community and develop the workforce that one of the fastest growing counties in the State ...
October 25, 2013
October 25, 2013 - Sinclair Community College has been named the 2013 Technical School of the Year by Tomorrow's Tech magazine and WIX® Filters. The award was presented Friday, October 25 during a ceremony at Sinclair's Building 20 for students and instructors of the college's Automotive Technology program. Sinclair is the sixth recipient of the annual program to find and name the best automotive technician training school in the country. WIX and O'Reilly Auto Parts are title sponsors of ...
September 20, 2013
Project Seeks to Strengthen Academic Advising and Build Career Communities September 20, 2013 (Dayton, OH) - Sinclair College received word today from the U. S. Department of Education that the college will receive a highly competitive approximately $2.25 million Title III grant that will focus on strengthening academic advising functions and forming "career communities". The new Title III grant is targeted toward students who are seeking credentials and are attempting college for t...
August 19, 2013
August 19, 2013 - Sinclair Community College began its fall session today and this term will see the 400,000th student enrolled at the Dayton campus since its opening at the present address some 40 years ago. This term has also seen the highest ever number of students assigned to associate degree programs, up 5.5% from the previous year. This is in keeping with the college's efforts to create clearer academic pathways that encourage degree completion. Finally, in a reflection of the college's hi...
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