Affiliate Spotlight: Sarah Manchak

We recently had the privilege of learning about Dr. Sarah Manchak's mentorship and community-based research. Dr. Manchak is an Associate Professor in the School of Criminal Justice at the University of Cincinnati and a PEWS Faculty Affiliate. She teaches undergraduate and graduate courses, coordinates the undergraduate research program, runs the faculty-led study abroad program in Scotland, and is the … Continue reading Affiliate Spotlight: Sarah Manchak

Equity-Driven Climate Resiliency Planning in Cincinnati

Leading up to this year’s Earth Day celebrations, Cincinnati’s City Council voted to approve the newly unveiled, updated version of the Green Cincinnati Plan (GCP). The GCP is the City’s guiding document for climate action in the critical years to come. Over the past year, I was fortunate to serve on the GCP Steering Committee. … Continue reading Equity-Driven Climate Resiliency Planning in Cincinnati

5th Graders Visit UC

In March, PEWS organized a day-long visit to the University of Cincinnati for 5th grade students attending Clifton Area Neighborhood School, so the students could get a taste for what college in general, and UC in particular, have to offer. Clifton Area Neighborhood School, or CANS, is an elementary school run by Cincinnati Public Schools, … Continue reading 5th Graders Visit UC