UC advocates for addicts, veterans, homeless and others


Two women stand before a van they use for a life-saving needle exchange program.

Injecting hope

A UC doctor takes an empathetic approach to middle America's heroin epidemic.

One solitary man in work gloves carrying a shovel walks away from the camera in a new place for homeless called Opportunity Village Eugene (Oregon).

Tiny dreams

Urban planning graduate takes minimalist approach to help homeless get off streets.

Two men, in full bicycle racing gear, on a tandem bike

Mutual drive

UC personal trainer guides legally blind athlete in races worldwide.

Three smiling faces as students and others involved in UC’s Transition and Access Program paused for photos during a picnic last fall.

No limits

Students with intellectual disabilities get a chance at the full college experience at UC.

One of the University of Cincinnati nursing professors gears up and wears a mask as he prepares  to care for the sick and dying in his birth country.

Call of the homeland

A UC professor went to West Africa to care for Ebola patients in his birth country.

This photo-illustration has a fiery red and gold background with a map of Iraq, with a silhouetted soldier.

The haze after the blaze

Veteran's personal experiences help him relate to students struggling with reintegration.

University of Cincinnati grad and former Bearcat player sits surrounded by her players of her Gallaudet University team.

Silent harmony

Former Bearcat Stephanie Stevens coaches at the country’s only university for the deaf.


A man sits on the grass in the center of a circle of UC students as part of a peaceful protest at USquare at the Loop near campus.

In Focus

UC students gathered near campus for a peaceful protest in response to a tragic shooting involving a UC police officer.

UC faculty, staff and students gathered for a “healing conversation” to discuss the shooting of Samuel DuBose by a UC police officer.


UC President Santa Ono shares the next steps in response to the fatal July 19 shooting by a UC police officer.

Crazy painted University of Cincinnati students perform a cheer called Down the Drive.

Down the Drive

UC Magazine’s new Down the Drive section takes you to the heart of what’s happening at UC.

An open spread of a magazine featuring an old-time, leather helmeted football player, from UC Magazine.

Letters to the Editor

Readers offer their thoughts on recent editions of UC Magazine and on all things UC.

The University of Cincinnati's football venue, Nippert Stadium.


Get ready for a true Homecoming as the Bearcats take on UConn at home in Nippert Stadium, Oct. 24.

 The University of Cincinnati's provost Beverly Davenport.

Last Word

UC's provost, Beverly Davenport, offers her thoughts on simple ways to be more compassionate.