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Black History Month Events & Activities - February 02, 2016

The Sinclair Diversity Office, Student & Community Engagement and Sinclair Theatre are just some of the areas at our campuses presenting events and activities throughout February in observance of Black History Month. All events are free of charge, unless noted.  Download flyer and check website calendars for additional details on all events.  February 2 - Documentary "F...

What is Woosh? - February 01, 2016

You may have noticed some interesting new machines around campus. They are "smart" water stations operated by a company called Woosh, and offer the ability to rinse and refill water bottles with cooled, filtered water. Sinclair is the first site in the United States to install these water stations, made possible through a joint effort with Montgomery County, Dayton Region Israe...

Sinclair Becomes 1st Community College to Join FAA UAS Center of Excellence - January 28, 2016

On Thursday, January 28, Sinclair College announced its membership in ASSURE, the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Center of Excellence. Sinclair is the only community college in the nation to be accepted to the center, and joins The Ohio State University as the only institutions from the state to be granted membership.  "Joining this organization ...

Men's Basketball #2 Three Weeks in a Row - January 27, 2016

January 26, 2016 - The Sinclair Men's basketball team remains at #2 for the third straight week in the latest NJCAA Division II Basketball Poll.  Sinclair won both games easily last week to not only remain undefeated with the best start to a season (20-0) and the longest winning streak (20) in Sinclair history but now with the road win Saturday, they tied the school record for longest road...

Schroeder named Buckeye Charters Athlete of Distinction for December - January 27, 2016

The Athletic Department is pleased to announce that Women's Basketball Forward Madison Schroeder (Dayton Carroll H.S.) has received the Buckeye Charters Student-Athlete of Distinction Award for the month of December, 2015. Each month the Athletic Department in conjunction with Buckeye Charters, selects a student-athlete who has been a leader in Community Service, Classroom and Competition &ndas...

Schroeder named OCCAC Women’s Co-Player of the Week - January 27, 2016

On January 20 it was announced that Madison Schroeder (Sinclair), along with Aysah Ingram (Owens), have been voted the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC) Co-Players of the Week in women's basketball. Schroeder (6-00/SO – Dayton Carroll H.S.) produced 33 points, 14 rebounds, four assists, one steal and one block in a 72-52 win over Clark State. She finished 13-for-19 from t...

Sinclair Architecture Students Partner with DP&L to Improve Downtown Dayton First Floor Spaces - January 27, 2016

On January 26, the Downtown Dayton Partnership, along with its partners at DP&L, The Architectural Group, Helmig Lienesch, and Sinclair College, announced a pilot program targeting first-floor spaces for commercial business and provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs and students to grow in downtown's creative community. The announcement comes in response to high demand for these spaces, b...

Sinclair Theatre to Offer Free Staged Reading of August Wilson's Fences - January 22, 2016

This special event will be presented February 16 & 17 as part of Black History Month activities.  The reading begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., and no latecomers will be seated, in consideration of the cast and audience.    Set in the 1950s, Fences is the sixth in Wilson's ten-part "Pittsburgh Cycle". Like all of the "Pittsburgh" plays, Fences e...

Intramural Basketball at Learning Centers - January 15, 2016

All students, faculty and staff - male and female - are welcome to participate in monthy intramural sports at the Learning Centers. Next up is basketball at the Kleptz YMCA next to the Englewood Regional Center on Friday, January 22 from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  All that's required is a desire to play hoops and have fun.  RSVP to Tyrone Curtis at tyrone.curtis@sinclair.e...

Sinclair Women’s Basketball Wins Big - January 12, 2016

The Sinclair Women's Basketball team (6-8, 1-4) was magnificent in a 99-43 win over the Lorain Co Commodores (6-10, 0-5) January 9, 2016.  The Tartans were able to secure their first conference win with an impressive offense.  The 99 points scored in this game is a season high for the Tartan Pride.  The offense got the ball rolling in the 1st quarter with 23 points while holding the...

Sinclair Men Move to 16-0 with 100-88 win - January 12, 2016

The Sinclair (16-0/5-0 OCCAC) Men's basketball team returned home after knocking off Cincinnati State Wednesday night 80-60 to host the Commodores of Lorain Co. on January 9.  Sinclair moved up to #3 this past week in the latest NJCAA Division II Men's Basketball Polls and with the 100-88 win over Lorain County (9-8/0-4 OCCAC), remained unbeaten and at the top of the OCCAC standi...

Mobile Food Pantry on Campus January 21 - January 11, 2016

The Food Bank will bring a Mobile Food Pantry to the Building 20 parking lot on Thursday, January 21 from 2:00-3:00 p.m.  Students must register to receive food assistance.  Registration takes place on the following days:   Tuesdays, January 12 & 19 8 a.m.-11:30 a.m. - Building 13, Room 13-426 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.  - Building 13, Room 13-426   W...

Demolition of Buildings 15 & 16 - January 05, 2016

Please be aware that Buildings 15 & 16, located on Fourth Street underneath the walkway leading to Building 14, will be demolished during the week of January 4, 2016. This effort is part of preliminary work necessary to prepare for the Health Science expansion project. Fencing has been placed around the work area for safety purposes. Questions should be directed to Facilities Planning...

Sinclair Trustees Approve $31.5 Million Budget for Health Sciences Building and Strategy - December 23, 2015

The Sinclair Board of Trustees approved a $31.5 million budget December 22 for a renovated and updated health sciences center on campus in the existing Building 14. Sinclair will finance the project by leveraging existing state funds, tapping allocated leveraged savings funds, raising money through community partners, and will fulfill a levy campaign promise by using funds from the new levy passed...

Sinclair Opens World’s First Dedicated UAS Indoor Flying Pavilion - December 17, 2015

Sinclair College, home to the National UAS Training and Certification Center, is now home to the world's first permanent, custom-built unmanned aerial systems (UAS) indoor flying facility following a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 17, coinciding with the 112th anniversary of the Wright Brother's first powered flight. The UAS Indoor Flying Pavilion is the first facility in the world t...

Lunarline Partnership Creates Vital Training Services for Health Care Cybersecurity - December 17, 2015

Sinclair College and Lunarline signed a partnership agreement on Monday, Dec. 14, to develop advanced educational programs that address the growing need for cybersecurity training for the region's health care industry.  Within the Dayton region, health care has an economic impact of more than $8 billion, with 34,000 individuals directly employed by the area's hospitals. A recent survey amo...

Adjusted Hours for Campus Dining Services - December 11, 2015

All Campus Dining locations will be operating on an adjusted schedule beginning Monday, December 14, 2015 through Sunday, January 10, 2016.   Tartan Marketplace (Building 7, Basement) December 14 – 18: Closed for maintenance and cleaning December 19 – 27: Closed December 28 – 31: 7:30am – 2:00pm January 1 – 3: Closed January 4 – 8...

Sinclair and Indiana State Partner to Advance UAS in Agriculture - December 04, 2015

Sinclair College and Indiana State University signed a partnership agreement on Friday, Dec. 4, at the National UAS Training and Certification Center in Dayton to meet the growing need for training and research in the areas of unmanned aerial systems (UAS), specifically relating to precision agriculture and data analytics.  The partnership will provide a pathway for both institutions to le...

Bookstore Holiday Sale - December 04, 2015

Still got gifts to grab after Black Friday? Let the bookstore help stuff your stockings! Stop by during our Holiday Sale starting December 7 to find deals from 30-50% OFF* on brands throughout the store! Plus, grab a Fitbit for you or a loved one starting at $79.99! Finish your wishlist here at Sinclair Bookstore! *Excludes textbooks, electronics, greeting cards, and course a...

Men's Basketball Unbeaten Early in Season at 6-0 - November 25, 2015

November 24, 2015 - The Sinclair Men's basketball (6-0) stayed unbeaten with an easy 109-68 victory over visiting University of Pikeville JV (4-10) team.   Playing shorthanded due to a couple of injuries and players getting called up to the varsity, the Bears put up a good fight but just did not have the size to match Sinclair.  UPike has been one of the strongest NAIA programs ove...

Freshman Megan Reineke Named Buckeye Charters Athlete of Distinction for October - November 24, 2015

The Athletic Department is pleased to announce that Volleyball's Freshman Outside Hitter Meg Reineke (New Knoxville H.S.) has received the Buckeye Charters Student-Athlete of Distinction Award for the month of October.  Each month the Athletic Department in conjunction with Buckeye Charters, will select a Student-Athlete that has been a leader in all three categories; Community Service, Cl...

Sinclair Is First Community College to Join Center for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (C-UAS) Organization - November 24, 2015

The Sinclair College National UAS Training and Certification Center has joined the Center for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (C-UAS), a designated Industry/University Cooperative Research Center funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), as an industry member. Sinclair is the first community college in the nation and the first college in Ohio to join the organization.  The C-UAS, establis...

"GRAY DAYS" Deals at Bookstore - November 20, 2015

Forget Black Friday, it's time for GRAY DAYS at the Sinclair Bookstore! Join us November 23-25 at our Dayton campus location in Bldg. 7, for great deals on the items shown!* Plus, enjoy 20% OFF all Sinclair insignia merchandise!**  We'll have plenty of other items on sale as well, so stop by or you may miss out! *All "Gray Days" sale items limited to one p...

Boxathon - November 18, 2015

The Sociology and Social Work Clubs will be having the annual Boxathon outside Buildings 10 & 11 on Thursday, November 19 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  The purpose is to bring awareness to homelessness in our country. This is in recognition of National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. Donations will be accepted and given to St. Vincent DePaul. Contact the Sociology, Geograph...

All Are Invited to Attend/Participate in Pre-Kwanzaa Event - November 16, 2015

The African American Studies and Cultural Diversity Committee is excited to invite everyone to attend the 26th Annual Pre-Kwanzaa Event scheduled for Saturday, December 5, 2015 from 5:00PM - 8:30PM in the Ponnie Kendall Student Activity Center, Building 8, Lower Level (see attached flyer for event details). If you are interested in performing at Pre-Kwanzaa, pleae contact the department of...

Service Learning: Winter Clothing Drive - November 13, 2015

As a service learning project to benefit Hannah's Treasure Chest (http://hannahstreasure.org/wp1/), students in the Communications Department will be holding a Winter Clothing Drive November 18-25. Winter gear and clothing for teenagers 13 and up will be collected in drop boxes to be set up in the library and near garage tunnels. For additional information, please contact heidi.arnold@sincla...

Sinclair Leads Nation's 2-Year Colleges in UAS Airspace Access - November 13, 2015

Sinclair College is the only two-year college in the nation with multiple public Certificates of Authorization (COAs) to fly UAS in designated airspaces and a Section 333 Exemption, which allows UAS flight operations for commercial purposes. Recently, Sinclair's National UAS Training and Certification Center was approved for five new COAs from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), provid...

Freshman Meg Reineke Named NJCAA Division II Volleyball Player of the Week - November 13, 2015

Dayton, OH – The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) announced that Meg Reineke, has been named the NJCAA player of the week in women's volleyball for week 11 (Oct 26 – Nov 1). Reineke (FR/Outside Hitter-New Knoxville H.S.) opened the week with 29 kills and 30 digs in a win over Columbus State. On Oct. 30, she had 20 kills, 16 digs and two blocks in a sweep of UC-Cl...

Sinclair and Fuyao to Partner for Recruitment and Training - November 03, 2015

At a press conference held at the Fuyao plant in Moraine on Monday, November 2, Sinclair College and Fuyao announced their continuing partnership to focus on employee recruitment and training services.  The goal of this effort is to help Fuyao's Montgomery County location become the largest automotive glass plant in the world. Sinclair will work to create a customized program to support wo...

Veteran's Appreciation Week Activities - October 28, 2015

Join with faculty, staff and students to honor Sinclair veterans and military families November 9-13. Click here for a full list of events and activities. Highlights include: Tuesday, November 10 @ Noon:  $5.00 4-course lunch at Tartan Terrace for Sinclair veterans and military families (RSVP req.) Thursday, November 12, 8AM-Noon:  Remembrance Walk Also, Automotive Dept.&n...

Sinclair Volleyball Mounts Unbelievable Comeback at Home - October 26, 2015

Dayton, OH – The Sinclair (15-10/6-6) Volleyball team, fighting for an outside chance to advance to post-season play, needed a win October 23 against Lakeland (18-13/6-6) to keep any hope alive.  The win in five games was most unlikely given that fact that Lakeland had Sinclair on the ropes and facing defeat down 20-24 in the fourth game. Lakeland jumped out early in game one as they...

Sinclair English Department to Host 42nd Annual Writers' Workshop - October 23, 2015

The English department at Sinclair Community College will hold its 42nd Annual Writers' Workshop on Monday, November 2 from 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Sinclair Library located in Building 7 on the downtown Dayton campus. The day-long event will be followed by an evening community book discussion of Wash by Margaret Wrinkle, the 2014 Dayton Literary Peace Prize Fiction Runner-Up. The entire ...

Food Service Locations to Close Early Friday Oct. 23 - October 21, 2015

Due to a software upgrade, all food service locations will close at 1:00 p.m. Friday, October 23.  Additionally, tartan cards will not be accepted at vending machines during the upgrade. For questions, contact Business Services at 512-2518.

Geography/GIS Students Receive Awards in Regional Undergraduate Competition - October 20, 2015

Sinclair GIS (Geographical Information Systems) presented their work at the Annual Conference of the East Lakes Division of American Geographers at Kent State University, October 9-10, 2015.  This was Sinclair's first time attending this conference and the only community college participating. Three Sinclair students presented service learning projects -- John Baltes, Jennif...

TEDx Dayton To Be Broadcast Live at Sinclair October 16 - October 15, 2015

The TEDx Dayton event being held at the Victoria Theatre Friday, October 16 is sold out, but you can watch it LIVE from the Sinclair library loggia! Sessions will be broadcast as they happen from 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.  Stop by anytime.  Stay for one or several! Speakers include:   Rebecca Benná, Executive Director, Five River MetroParks Harriet Kamakil Br...

I-75 Project Impacts Areas Around Buildings 6 & 7 - October 13, 2015

The ODOT contractor Kokosing has installed a fence around the Third Street side of Buildings 6 & 7 due to work on Third Street as part of the I-75 renovation project.  (see attached map). No pedestrian access will be permitted in fenced area for the duration of the project, including the lower level (outside) staff and student dining areas of the Tartan Marketplace. Please cont...

National Day on Writing - October 13, 2015

Sinclair will celebrate Writing Here, Writing There, Writing Everywhere on Tuesday, October 20 with workshops and readings across campus.  Events include poetry readings, a Ted Talk, a blogging workshop and more. Over 100 students from area high school will attend workshops in the morning. Sinclair faculty, staff and students can enjoy readings from Flights at 1:00 p.m. and excerpts ...

Sinclair Announces All Time High in High School Students Served - October 13, 2015

On October 8, Sinclair College announced the largest College Credit Plus enrollment in our history. 2,275 students are enrolled this semester in College Credit Plus Courses, and Sinclair now has agreements over 100 school districts.  In addition, College Credit Plus students complete courses at a rate of 93%. "College Credit Plus is an opportunity to work with local school districts t...

Free Zumba Class Oct. 13! Exercise Your Right to Vote! - October 12, 2015

Know before you vote! Exercise your mind, body and right to vote. Take part in a FREE 30 minute exercise class and receive important information about the voting process. DATE:  Tuesday, October 13 TIME:   10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. PLACE:  Building 8 Gym For more information about voting and where you can learn more about the issues on the November ballot: www.sinclai...

TechSolve and Sinclair College Partner to Upgrade Employees’ Skills for Ohio Manufacturers - 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 allo...

Guest Speaker to Present: Two Faces of Modern Slavery - September 22, 2015

The International Education Committee and the Center for Teaching and Learning is sponsoring a special presentation on Monday, September 28 from 1:00-2:30 p.m.  in the Tartan Marketplace, Room 7-006B. Two Faces of Modern Slavery:  An In-Depth Look at Supply Chains and Internet-Facilitated Sex Trafficking The guest presenter is University of Dayton lecturer, Dr. Anthony Talbott. ...

Fall Math Colloquium Series - First Talk - September 21, 2015

You are invited to the first talk of our Fall Mathematics Colloquium Series. Dr. Barbara D'Ambrosia from John Carroll University will be the speaker. The topic of the talk, Spiro-Math, is accessible to all students and attendees (see attachment for more details). The talk will be on Friday, October 16, at 3:00 p.m. in Room 1-001. We look forward to seeing you!  

Sinclair to Host Safety Awareness Expo - September 09, 2015

The Sinclair Community College Police Department is hosting its 28th Annual Safety Awareness Expo on Wednesday, September 16. The Expo is co-sponsored by the Miami Valley Crime Prevention Association. The day's activities will be held on the Sinclair plaza outside Building 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and include:   Over 35 area police departments, law enforcement agencies,...

U.S. Secret Service Visits with Men's Basketball Team - September 08, 2015

Agent Todd Bagby of the U.S. Secret Service spent some time talking with members of the Men's Basketball program September 3 as part of the Player Enhancement Program.  Agent Bagby, the resident Agent-in-Charge for the Dayton office, gave a quick overview on the agency and the different functions of the Secret Service which included employment opportunities as well as the educational requirem...

Guest Speaker on Constitution Day - September 04, 2015

To commemorate Constitution Day, University of Dayton retired School of Law professor and an expert on the Bill of Rights Richard Saphire is returning to campus to discuss First Amendment Freedom of Speech.  The program will take place on Thursday, September 17, 2015, at 12:00 Noon until 1:00 p.m. in the Tartan Market Place, Room 7-000 ABC.   Refreshments will b...

Sinclair Partners with Simlat to Provide Leading UAS Simulation Resources for Training, Research and Development - 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 ...

Updated Welcome Stadium Schedule - August 26, 2015

Due to adequate parking capacity around the Dayton campus on Mondays and Wednesdays, overflow parking at Welcome Stadium will be discontinued effective August 26, 2015.  Overflow at Welcome Stadium will continue to be available on Tuesdays and Thursdays for as long as needed during the Fall Semester.

Sinclair National UAS Training and Certification Center Unveils Leading-Edge Capabilities for Unmanned Aerial Systems - 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...

BEAT THE RUSH - Buy Your Books and Supplies Before August 24! - August 18, 2015

Don't wait until the first day of class to get your books and supplies! The Sinclair bookstore is open daily, including Saturday at all locations!  See hours listed below or call 937-512-BOOK (2665) for more information. Wednesday, August 19: Downtown 8:00 a.m. to 7 p.m., HHLC 9 a.m.-3 p.m., ELC & CVCC 1 p.m.-7 p.m. Thursday, August 20: Downtown 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., ELC 9...

Sinclair and Motoman Partner to Grow Robotics & Manufacturing Training - 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 ...

Sinclair Student Wins National Literary Contest - August 10, 2015

Congratulations to Sinclair English student Jayne O'Zemko who recently won first prize for fiction in the National Literary Competition sponsored by the League for Innovation in the Community College. Each year Sinclair faculty adjudicate approximately 80 works submitted by creative writing students for entry into the national contest.  Jayne's story, titled Unit H17, was selected and sent...

Sinclair Board Approves Levy for November Ballot - 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 31,0...

Building 8 Closed August 11 for Police Training Exercise - August 04, 2015

On Tuesday, August 11, 2015 between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., there will be a combined training session with the Sinclair Police Department and various EMS and police departments.  The training may involve simulated situations which have confronted law enforcement and EMS personnel based upon recent unlawful activities occurring nationwide.  The training scenario(s) will be conducted i...

Sinclair Named Top Workforce Development Program - 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 ...

Sinclair Faculty Wins Regional Emmy Award - July 28, 2015

Rodney Veal, adjunct faculty for dance, has received an Ohio Regional Emmy® Award in the Arts/Entertainment category for his work with Lynnette Carlino on ThinkTV's episode #101 of The Art Show.  The 51st Annual Gala was held in Lexington, KY on Saturday, July 25th. The Art Show program is broadcast on Sunday afternoons at 5:00 p.m. on  ThinkTV16 and Think TV16HD. Congr...

Sinclair Student Featured on Channel 22/45 - July 13, 2015

Ms. Vinie Dean Walker is 88 years young and has an only four classes left to complete her Associate's degree in Sociology.  She will not let aches or pains stand in her way. She is an inspiration to everyone who meets her and is quick to tell you how much Sinclair means to her.  Ms. Walker was recently featured on the Sinclair Facebook page which led to an interview with Channel 22/...

Sinclair Volleyball team Earns NJCAA All-Academic Honors - July 01, 2015

Dayton, OH – Sinclair Community College and the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) is pleased to announce the volleyball team has earned NJCAA All-Academic team honors for 2014-15 for the fourth consecutive year. Teams are required to compile at least a 3.0 grade-point average to be considered for the honor and this year Sinclair was one of 591 teams from across the NJCA...

Jeff Price Named OCCAC Athletic Director of the Year - 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 we...

Board of Trustees Approves $124M Operating Budget; Welcomes New Board Chair - 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 Si...

Bookstore Locations Closed for Inventory June 26-30 - June 12, 2015

The Sinclair Bookstore on the downtown Dayton campus will be closed Monday, June 29 and Tuesday, June 30 for inventory.  Satellite campus locations will be closed on Friday, June 26.   All store locations will re-open on Wednesday, July 1.

Sinclair and Miami University Partner to Focus on Student Transfer and UAS Industry - June 10, 2015

Sinclair College and Miami University signed a partnership on June 10 designed to leverage resources at both institutions with the purpose of creating new opportunities for student transfer in all disciplines and to leverage the resources of both institutions in the growing unmanned aerial systems (UAS) industry.  The signing ceremony took place at the Sinclair Conference Center. Sinclair ...

Sinclair Outfielder Earns 1st Team All-American Honors - June 09, 2015

June 9, 2015 - The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) has announced its All-American teams and Sinclair's sophomore outfielder Jimmy White was named to the Division II 1st team for 2015. The sophomore outfielder from Cincinnati Elder H.S., had a record setting season as he paced the Pride to a record 50 wins and earning the OCCAC Player of the Year Award.Jimmy ranked number on...

Sinclair Launches the First Tuition Free Program of Its Kind Among Ohio Community Colleges - June 06, 2015

In its ongoing mission to ensure affordable education opportunities, Sinclair will launch the Sinclair Scholars program with the 2015 Fall Semester.  Sinclair Scholars is the first tuition free program of its kind among community colleges in Ohio. The program is designed especially for recent high school graduates, and acceptance into the program is automatic for students who meet the el...

Corporate College to Focus on Cyber Training and Data Analytics - May 21, 2015

Sinclair College officially opened its new Corporate College at Austin Landing on Thursday, May 21 to focus on training opportunities with applied cyber security and data analytics. The new facility is the first corporate college in the region, and the only one in the state to focus on cyber training. "The opening of this facility reinforces Sinclair's commitment to helping our region stay...

UAS Exemption Allows for Broader Educational and Commercial Operations - May 20, 2015

The Sinclair National UAS Training and Certification Center has been granted a Section 333 Exemption by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), paving the way for broad educational and commercial unmanned aerial systems (UAS) operations. The approval makes Sinclair the first community college in the nation, and the first college or university in Ohio, to obtain a Section 333 Exemption. The e...

Sinclair Baseball Team is #1 Seed in the Region and Sweeps OCCAC Awards - May 13, 2015

The Sinclair baseball team will not only enter the NJCAA Division II Region XII baseball tournament May 13 as the number one seed in the region, but they will also be ranked 7th in the latest NJCAA National baseball poll. For the second consecutive season the Sinclair baseball team swept all the hardware from the conference, and Coach Steve Dintaman recorded his 300th career win as well as his ...

Sinclair Softball are District Runners Up - May 11, 2015

Immediate Release –SportsSinclair Softball District Runners Up DAYTON, Ohio- In just its third year back after a 20 year hiatus, the Sinclair Softball team has thundered back with much success.   Sinclair finished the regular season 7-5 in the OCCAC and 33-10 heading into the NJCAA District G Tournament in East Lansing, MI.  After spending a number of weeks Nationally Rank...

eLearn to Replace Angel Beginning Summer Term - May 07, 2015

ANGEL will be replaced by a new learning management system called eLearn (powered by D2L) in summer term which begins May 18, 2015. For more information about eLearn see: http://www.sinclair.edu/online/elearn/. The portal links for ANGEL have been removed.You will be able to log on to ANGEL at http://angel.sinclair.edu through June 30.  

Sinclair Celebrates 124th Commencement - May 04, 2015

Sinclair College celebrated commencement on May 3, 2015 at the University of Dayton Arena. And, while the event was a celebration for the students and their families and a reflection of the hard work of the students, faculty, and staff that make up Sinclair, it is also a sign of a tremendous benefit to our community. The 3,601 credentials awarded to Sinclair's 3,051 graduates will r...

New Hours in May for Starbucks and Marketplace - May 03, 2015

Operating hours for Starbucks, Tartan Marketplace and the Main Street Cafe will be adjusted during the summer months.  Hours for May are listed below. STARBUCKS May 2-17 - CLOSED May 18-31 - 7:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Monday-Friday, closed weekends MARKETPLACE (Building 7) - May 4-17 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Friday Closed Weekends MARKETPLACE (B...

Sinclair Baseball Wins 6th Conference Title - April 29, 2015

Congratulations to Sinclair's baseball team, coaches, volunteers and parents!  Their April 22nd win over Lakeland Community College finished the regular season with a 41-7 record and the 2015 championship for the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC).  This is the 6th title in 7 years. Visit www.sinclairathletics.com for more information. Watch the Celebratio...

Sinclair`s Concert Handbell Choir to Perform - April 17, 2015

Sinclair`s Concert Handbell Choir will perform on Tuesday, April 28th at 7:30 p.m. in Blair Hall Theatre located in Building 2. The choir is celebrating its 25th year in existence and will honor Dr. Robert Ruckman, chairman of the music department, upon the occasion of his retirement from Sinclair. The choir is directed by Margaret Dill. This concert is open and free to the public.

How to Succeed Online: eLearn Version Is Now Live! - April 10, 2015

How to Succeed Online is a free tutorial which must be completed before you may register for any Sinclair Online course. How to Succeed Online teaches you how to be a successful student. All Sinclair students, faculty and staff members are encouraged to complete this tutorial. Faculty and staff may start from our.sinclair:   Click on Tools. Click on eLearn (Beta). Click on ...

Love Wins Project Debuts "It Gets Better" Video - April 10, 2015

With the help of nearly 50 students, faculty and staff, the Love Wins project has created Sincair's very own "It Gets Better" video. The It Gets Better project is a national initiative that seeks to spread the message that everyone deserves to be respected for who they are. View the video here.

International Film Screening Open to Faculty, Staff and Students - April 09, 2015

Wadjda, directed by a Saudi woman and filmed in Saudi Arabia provides a powerful and sensitive portrayal of life in Saudi Arabia and the challenges women face in Saudi society. Tuesday, April 14 3:30-5:00 p.m. Dayton Campus Tartan Marketplace Room 7-006 Refreshments will be provided.  Discussion will follow the screening. Sponsored by the Office of International Education...

Sinclair to Receive Aviation Trail Trailblazer Award - April 08, 2015

The organization Aviation Trail, Inc. will award Sinclair's Aviation Technology Department the 2015 Trailblazer Award on Wednesday, April 15 at an event at Sinclair's Conference Center. The award honors an organization or individual who has advanced aviation in the Miami Valley. The annual dinner is held each April in honor of the birthday of aviation pioneer Wilbur Wright. More than 2,400 p...

OSU Band Director Guest Conductor at Upcoming Community Concert - April 07, 2015

Dr. Russel C. Mikkelson, Director of Bands at The Ohio State University, will be the featured guest conductor on Sunday, April 19 when the Sinclair Community College Community Wind Symphony, Community Concert Band and Youth Wind Ensemble present their Spring Concert at 2:00 p.m. in Blair Hall Theatre, Building 2 on the downtown campus. The community bands and Sinclair music professor Kenne...

Book Drive to Help Children READ ON This Summer - March 26, 2015

Together with organizations READ ON! and Project READ, Sinclair is sponsoring the 4th Annual  Summer Read On Challenge.  New or gently used books are being collected for distribution to over 2,500 children (grades K-3) in Montgomery County so that they each have 10 books.  Sinclair's goal is to collect 500! Donations will be accepted March 27-April 15 at the following locations: ...

Mathematics Faculty Win 2015 Innovation of the Year Award - March 26, 2015

The Innovation of the Year Award Committee has selected James Willis and Kinga Oliver, faculty from the Mathematics Department, as the 2015 recipients for their innovative project, "Mathematical Pathway to Success for Arts Majors."   Project Description: The challenge facing our institution, and most community colleges across the nation, is the large number of students plac...

Sinclair to Host 16th Annual Career Exploration and Job Fair - March 25, 2015

Sinclair Community College will be host to the 16th Annual Career Exploration and Job Fair on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 from Noon – 3:00 p.m. in the Conference Center on Sinclair's downtown Dayton campus.   The event will bring over 85 businesses and organizations that are actively looking to hire qualified candidates.  Attending organizations represent all business sectors fr...

Love Wins Project Culminates in “Love Wins Day” - March 24, 2015

All are invited to join in a special event Tuesday, April 7 to celebrate the Love Wins Project, an initiative funded by a Sinclair Diversity Grant and designed to foster an inclusive environment in which all are supported regardless of race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation. The festivities begin at 6:00 p.m. in Blair Hall and will include: Screening of the documentary The Rub...

Three from Sinclair on Dayton Business Journal 40 Under 40 Honor Roll - March 17, 2015

On March 16, the Dayton Business Journal announced the 18th annual list of 40 under 40 honorees, and three of the region's brightest professionals work at Sinclair!  Congratulations to: Mitch Bailey, Chief of Staff, Office of the President Jenna Beck, Chair/Associate Professor, Paralegal, Law & Real Estate Dawayne Kirkman, Director, Student Affairs Nearly 270 nominat...

Sinclair Theatre Presents Songs for A New World - March 16, 2015

Sinclair Theatre will present Songs for a New World, April 3-11 in the Black Box Theatre, fourth floor of building 2 on the downtown Dayton campus. With music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown (Parade, The Last Five Years, and The Bridges of Madison County) "Songs" is a heart-warming musical song cycle about one moment. Brown says: "It's about hitting the wall and having to make a...

Sinclair 3rd Baseman named NJCAA Division II Player of the Week - March 16, 2015

Dayton, OH – Freshman third baseman, Alec Turner was named the NJCAA Division II National Player of the Week for his outstanding performance March 2nd – 8th.   Alec put together three games in which Sinclair swept Region XII foe Glen Oaks out of Michigan; 13-2, 9-5 & 28-2.  In that three game stretch, he was 7-9 at the plate with 2 home runs and 6 RBI.   ...

Sinclair Board of Trustees Approves Largest Strategic Investment in Forty Years - March 11, 2015

On March 10, 2015, Sinclair College's Board of Trustees approved the largest investment in people, programs and places in forty years. The trustees approved $32 million in project funding for a revamped health sciences center and strategy, an expanded National UAS Training and Certification Center, and a newly integrated student services center. "Today is an exciting day for Sinclair Colle...

New Fairborn Police Officers are Sinclair Grads - February 27, 2015

The Fairborn Police Department swore in five new officers on February 24, and all them are graduates of the Sinclair Police Academy!  Pictured along with State Representative Rick Perales, Fairborn Councilman Paul Keller and Councilwoman Donna Wilson, are Officer Carpenter, Officer Haydocy, Officer Boggs, Officer Hood, and Officer Zink. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Sinclair ...

Sinclair Partners With Tangible Solutions to Grow 3D Printing in Dayton Region - February 24, 2015

Sinclair College announced a new partnership with Tangible Solutions on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 that explores research and development opportunities in the field of 3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing. The partnership will address the need for innovative manufacturing processes designed to advance the development of unmanned aerial systems (UAS). The collaboration will expand S...

Two From Sinclair Named 2015 Top 10 African American Males - February 20, 2015

At the Parity, Inc. annual Top Ten awards luncheon at the Sinclair Conference Center on Thursday, February 19, two from Sinclair were among the honorees.  Norm Barksdale and Christopher Welch are part of Sinclair's School and Community Partnerships Division. Their careers have been dedicated to providing support, guidance, motivation and encouragement to young people so they have the tools to...

Distance Learning Announces New Name! - February 19, 2015

The Distance Learning and Instructional Support Division has a new name.  At the recent eLearning Event on February 13, 2015, the dean of the division, Dr. Nancy Thibeault, announced that the division will now be called the eLearning Division. This is the division's 35th year. During those years, Distance Learning worked to provide high-quality, affordable education to learners from e...

SkillsUSA Competitions Postponed - February 19, 2015

Due to the weather, the SkillsUSA competitions scheduled to take place at Sinclair Community College on Saturday, February 20 from 8:00 a.m. - Noon have been postponed.  The locations for these events were scheduled in Building 11 and Building 20. Information regarding rescheduling will be communicated through the event organizers.

Celebrate 50 Years of Sinclair Basketball on Feb. 21 - February 18, 2015

The Sinclair Men's Basketball team will celebrate its 50th anniversary on Saturday, February 21 in a home game against Cuyahoga Community College.  The game starts at 4:00 p.m. in the Building 8 gym.  Come join the celebration!

Sinclair Community Bands to Present a Winter Concert - February 09, 2015

The Sinclair Community College Community Wind Symphony and Community Concert Band present their annual Winter Concert on Sunday, February 22, at 2:00 p.m., in Blair Hall Theatre, Building 2 on the Dayton campus. The two community bands, directed by Sinclair Music Professor, Kenneth Kohlenberg, will each perform a variety of compositions including an Italian overture, American marches, and ...

Sinclair Trustees Vote to Explore Bachelor’s Degrees - February 04, 2015

The Sinclair Board of Trustees voted January 31, 2015 to pass a host of resolutions as they wrapped up their annual Board Advance. Among the resolutions were motions to instruct President Johnson to complete a feasibility study and roadmap on Sinclair offering bachelor's degrees, as well as a plan on financing options for the remainder of the Sinclair Master Plan for the Dayton campus. The feas...

Sinclair Sophomore is OCCAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week - February 04, 2015

Sinclair Men's Basketball announces that Westley Parr has been named the OCCAC player of the week in men's basketball. Parr averaged 25.5 points, eight rebounds and two steals per game for Sinclair Community College last week. The 6-6 sophomore forward from Cleveland Benedictine High School led Sinclair to a pair of wins over Edison Community College and Lorain County Community College by sh...

Tartan Terrace Accepting Reservations - January 27, 2015

Students, faculty, staff, and the public are invited to make reservations for lunch or dinner in Sinclair's "fine dining" facility, the Tartan Terrace.  The facilty serves as a learning lab for Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management students and will offer lunch and dinner on selected dates in March and April. Please keep in mind that this is a learning experience for Sinc...

Sinclair Partners With Wright Patterson Air Force Base - January 23, 2015

A new educational agreement between Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and Sinclair Community College will leverage resources at both institutions to provide firefighter training and offer classroom courses and training opportunities to Air Force personnel. This initiative, signed on January 22 by Col. John M. Devillier and Sinclair President Dr. Steven Johnson, was created out of a push from the ...

Visit the Expanded CIL Computer Lab in Building 14 - January 13, 2015

The Computer Lab in Building 14, Room 14109 has recently expanded!  The larger facility features: Access to Laser Jet Printers, Scanners, Copiers and a Plotter Additional Workstations Assistance in Technology Laptops for Checkout New MAC Lab PCs for use with Audio/Visual Work For more information about the IT Open Labs go to http://it.sinclair.edu. Click on Services in th...

American Institute of Architects Dayton Chapter Recognizes Student Work - December 18, 2014

ETD Architectural Technology student Shathra Alazzawi was honored by the Dayton chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) for her contribution to the High School Student Design Competition (SDC). Students in Charlie Setterfield's CAT 2201 Design class created Revit models of the Gentile Produce Building on Patterson Boulevard.  AIA Dayton chose the best model from the class and...

Sinclair’s President Johnson Attends White House College Opportunity Day of Action - December 10, 2014

On December 4, President Steven L. Johnson traveled to Washington, D.C. at the invitation of the White House to represent Dayton at the College Opportunity Day of Action.  Also representing Dayton were WSU President Dr. David Hopkins, Dayton Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Lori Ward and Dr. Tom Lasley.  At the summit, President Obama, Vice President Biden, and First Lady Michelle Obama...

Sinclair Partners with Fuyao and Montgomery County for Hiring Events - December 10, 2014

Sinclair is partnering with Fuyao Glass America and Ohio Means Jobs/Montgomery County to host a number of hiring events.  The first event was held at the Sinclair conference center in downtown Dayton on December 10.  Deb Norris, VP of Workforce Development, welcomed a packed house of job seekers.  Additional sessions will take place December 13, 14, and 18.  Thes...

Tartan Marketplace Closed Dec. 15-19 - December 08, 2014

In order to make repairs to floor drains, the Tartan Marketplace in Building 7 will be closed Monday, December 15 - Friday, December 19. To accomodate those who will be needing food service on campus, the Mainstreet Café in Building 10 will be open Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Your patience during these repairs is appreciated!  

Enjoy Sinclair's Music Programs with Holiday Concerts and Theatre - November 24, 2014

If you are looking for affordable holiday entertainment, just visit Blair Hall on Sinclair's downtown Dayton campus! Sinclair's vocal ensembles offer a free holiday concert on Saturday, December 6, and the Wind Symphony performs a free concert on Saturday, December 13. Sinclair's Theatre Department presents A Charlie Brown Christmas December 17-20. For ticket information, go to www.sinclair....

Sign Holiday Cards for Those Serving Overseas - November 24, 2014

A card-signing project is underway in the library to support service men and women stationed overseas during the holiday season. To sign a card, stop by the Librarian's station at the Reference Desk anytime through Saturday, December 6. You are also welcome to drop off your own card as well as children's artwork. Donations of unused holiday cards are also welcome. For questions, contac...

Preble County Learning Center to Offer New Programs for Spring Semester 2015 - November 24, 2014

Program offerings at the Preble County Learning Center continue to expand, with four new short term certificates and one new degree program available beginning Spring Semester. In addition to Liberal Arts and Business Administration degree programs, students studying at Sinclair's Eaton campus can now pursue Exercise Science, Computer Aided Manufacturing Basic Machining, IT Fundamentals and UAS Pr...

Show Support For Veterans by Signing Banner - November 20, 2014

At a special ceremony on November 10, many students, faculty and staff signed a banner to support veterans, but there is still space for your name!  Please stop by the Veteran's Services office on the third floor of Building 10 and sign the banner. When the banner is full, it will hang in Building 10.

Sinclair Service Learning Earns National Recognition - November 14, 2014

Sinclair Community College has been recognized nationally among an elite group of colleges and universities for their leadership in developing programs in interfaith and/or community service by the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.  The application process allowed for the spotlighting of only a few projects however many faculty, students and staff made this recogni...

Sinclair Alum Inducted into Ohio Veteran's Hall of Fame - November 06, 2014

Sinclair alum and active volunteer Robert "Bob" A. Kincses was inducted into the Ohio Veteran's Hall of Fame at a ceremony in Columbus on November 6. As an adult working full-time, Bob completed his Associate's degree in Liberal Arts from Sinclair in 1991 and went on to earn a B.S. in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Cincinnati in 1998-- the first in his family to obtain a...

Gem City Sports Network to Broadcast Sinclair Games - November 06, 2014

Gem City Sports will broadcast every home Sinclair Men's and Women's Basketball game for the 2014-15 season. Along with broadcasting basketball games, Gem City Sports will also host the Jeff Price show on Tuesday nights from 6-7p.m. and live from Building 8 during home games that occur on Tuesdays.   The Jeff Price Show will be hosted by Mark Schlemmer. This show will be everything Sinc...

Sinclair College Unveils UAS Indoor Flight Range - November 05, 2014

Sinclair Community College has unveiled one of the largest indoor UAS flying spaces in the nation with the launch of the UAS Indoor Flight Range, which will be housed on campus in the Building 8 Fieldhouse. The UAS Indoor Flight Range will offer 35,000 square feet (878,000 cubic feet) of flying space, and provide UAS flights and training in a safe, controlled environment under the guidance of S...

Veteran's Day Walk/Run - All Are Invited to Participate! - October 27, 2014

Join with colleagues and students to walk/run in commemoration of the service of America's military veterans and bridge the gap between the civilian and military-affiliated communities at Sinclair. Date: November 10, 2014 Time: 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.  Location: Plaza outside Building 10 (Third Street side) The event will begin with a brief ceremony, after which participants ...

Academic Advising Adjusted Hours for Friday, 10/24 - October 22, 2014

The Academic Advising Center on the downtown Dayton campus will have drop-in hours from 8:00-11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 24.  The center will be closed from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.  Regular afternoon hours will resume at 1:30 p.m.  

Sinclair to Host 41st Annual Writer's Workshop - October 22, 2014

The English department at Sinclair Community College will hold its 41st Annual Writers' Workshop on Monday, November 10 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Sinclair Library located in Building 7 on the downtown Dayton campus. The entire day of events is FREE and open to the public. Keynote speaker, Gilbert King, will speak at 10 a.m.  He is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Devi...

Tartan Card System Upgrade Friday 10/24 at 2:00PM - October 22, 2014

To enable an upgrade of the Tartan Card system, all Tartan Card (VTS) machines will go offline at noon on Friday, October 24, and all food service locations will close at 2:00 p.m.   Tartan card service will also be unavailable at the following locations after 2:00 p.m. on October 24:  bookstore, parking, bursar, athletics, and Registration for tartan card creation. The syste...

Guest Speaker: Student Success in the New Economy - October 13, 2014

The Division of School and Community Partnerships will host Kevin Fleming, Ph.D. on Thursday, October 16 at 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. in Building 14, Room 14-130 for a 90-minute conversation based upon the video Success in the New Economy (click to view).  Released in 2013, the video presents a compelling case for students to receive both hands-on, technical training, as well as theor...

TEDxDAYTON Live Webcast on Dayton Campus - October 10, 2014

The soldout TEDxDAYTON event taking place Friday, October 17 will be webcast LIVE from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  from the Library Loggia. Students, faculty and staff and welcomed and encouraged to stop by throughout the day. A featured speaker this year will be Sinclair graduate Shari Cooper.  She serves on the Governor's Council on People with Disabilities, the Secretary of State's A...

Sinclair Announces 2014-15 Men’s Basketball Schedule - 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 t...

Free Screening of Emmy-nominated Film American Winter - October 06, 2014

Sinclair will host Emmy award-winning director, Harry Gantz, at a viewing of his film American Winter this Thursday, October 9 in Smith Auditorium.  The screening is free and open to all. The screening begins at 1:30 p.m., and the film runs approximately 90 minutes.  A Q&A with Mr. Gantz will follow the screening. The documentary follows the personal stories of families st...

Sinclair Chorales to Perform Handel's Messiah with Community Music Groups - October 01, 2014

It is not too early to mark your calendar for this special event! Add directly to your calendar by clicking on the calendar icon located next to the event listing on the main calendar. When prompted, click OPEN. Sinclair's chorales and ensembles will lead area choruses in a one-time performance of the Handel's Messiah on Sunday, November 23 at 7:00 p.m. The concert, sponsored by the Sinclair Co...

Dayton Most Metro Reviews Sinclair's Pride & Prejudice - September 30, 2014

Russell Florence, Jr. reviews Sinclair's opening show of the 2014-15 season, calling it "one of the best and most enjoyable productions I have seen at Sinclair."  The production runs through Saturday, October 4.  Go to www.sinclair.edu/tickets for dates and times. Click on link below to read the full review: http://www.mostmetro.com/the-featured-articles/pride-and-prejudi...

Sinclair Awarded $1 Million for Advanced Manufacturing Training - September 30, 2014

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown announced September 29 that the U.S. Department of Labor has awarded $1 million to Sinclair to create hands-on and work-based advanced manufacturing training programs. Sinclair Community College is part of an 11-member consortium of Ohio colleges led by Lorain County Community College that received $15 million in total. These programs will serve workers who are eligible for...

New Website for Sinclair Athletics - September 25, 2014

Sinclair Community College, in partnership with PrestoSports, has launched a new website that will be the home for all news, information, scores and schedules for Sinclair's five intercollegiate athletic teams. The new site, www.sinclairathletics.com, provides access to press releases, video highlights, statistics and photos as well as social media applications. The site can also be accessed by cl...

You're Invited to Walk the Red Carpet at A Vintage Affair - September 25, 2014

Sinclair will roll out the red carpet, Hollywood style, at the 8th annual A Vintage Affair on Friday, October 24 from 6:00 – 9:30 p.m. in the Great Hall of Building 12. This special event featuries local food, breweries and distilleries owned by Sinclair Alumni. You will enjoy live music, a student art sale, silent auction and more! Click here to learn more and to purchase ti...

Sinclair's Baseball Team Gives Back at Community Blood Center - September 25, 2014

On Tuesday evening, September 23, members of the Sinclair Baseball team found their way to the Community Blood Center in Dayton to donate blood. In what is now an annual event, the 2014 defending OCCAC regular season champions were doing more than stealing bases or hitting line drives; they were scoring in ways not found on the diamond. 30+ players toured the Dayton Community Blood Center (C...

Financial Aid & Scholarships Office Closed Friday, October 3 - September 25, 2014

The Financial Aid & Scholarships office will be closed all day on Friday, October 3, 2014, for staff training.  Students can still turn in documents by placing them in the Drop Box outside the office.  We will resume normal hours on Monday, October 6, 2014.

Academic Advising Center Closed 3:00-4:30 September 24 - September 23, 2014

The Academic Advising Center is closed for meetings and training on Wednesday, September 24 from 3:00- 4:30 p.m. During this time the front desk will be open for students wishing to make an appointment. Appointments can also be made by calling 512-3700 and speaking with an administrative assistant. The Advising Center will re-open at 4:30 p.m. and close at 7:00 p.m.  

Sinclair to Host Safety Awareness Expo - September 05, 2014

The Sinclair Community College Police Department is hosting its 27th Annual Safety Awareness Expo on Wednesday, September 10.  The Expo is co-sponsored by the Miami Valley Crime Prevention Association. The day's activities will be held on the Sinclair plaza outside Building 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and include:   Over 40 area police departments, law enforcement agencies, saf...

2014 Fall Reservations for The Tartan Terrace - September 02, 2014

Reservations are filling quickly for the Fall Semester seatings at Sinclair's Tartan Terrace Restaurant!  Lunch and dinner seatings will take place in October and November.  Click here for dates and menus. The Tartan Terrace reservation line (512-2014) will be open the week of September 2-5 then will re-open on Thursday, September 18 through November 5. Meals are pre...

Tickets on Sale for Sinclair Theatre's Opener Pride & Prejudice - September 02, 2014

Sinclair Theatre opens the 2014-15 season on September 26 with the original romantic comedy Pride & Prejudice.  This first offering of "A Season of Perceptions" runs for seven performances September 26-28 and October 1-4 in Blair Hall. Tickets prices: $18 Adults $15 Students, Seniors and Sinclair Employees For more information and to reserve tickets, visit www.sincla...

Sinclair Begins Fall Term With Highest Number of High School Students Ever - August 25, 2014

Sinclair Community College began its fall session August 18, and this term will see the college experience records in the number of high school students earning college credit and in the number of students seeking their associate degree. The college has made strategic investments in expanding partnerships with local school districts and is a national leader in student completion with the Completio...

Sinclair Dedicates Work by Winner of Max May Memorial Holocaust Art Contest - August 19, 2014

On August 18 the Holocaust Remembrance and Education Committee and the office of the Vice President for Advancement sponsored a dedication ceremony for "The Last Dress," by Rachel Leathers, winner of the 2007 Max May Memorial Holocaust Art Contest. This contest, sponsored by Renate Frydman, director of the Dayton Holocaust Resource Center (DHRC) in honor of her artist grandfather - a ...

Beat the Rush! Get Books and Supplies BEFORE Class Starts! - August 14, 2014

Sinclair bookstore is open NOW to meet your textbook and supplies needs! Thursday, August 14: Downtown 8:30a to 7p, ELC 9a-3p, HHLC 11a-5p, CVCC 1pm-7p Friday, August 15: Downtown 8:30a to 4:30p, ELC 9a-1p, HHLC 11a-3p, CVCC 9a-1p SATURDAY: All LOCATIONS OPEN from 9am to Noon   Call for more information: 937-512-BOOK (2665)  

Automotive Tech Professor Jim Truxall Named Educator of the Year by Mitchell 1 - August 13, 2014

James K. Truxal, associate professor with Sinclair's Automotive Technology program since 1994, was recently named the Mitchell 1 2014 Educator of the Year during the North American Council of Automotive Teachers (NACAT) conference held this summer in Greenville, S.C. Each year, Mitchell 1 recognizes one of the nation's top teachers for excellence in automotive repair instruction. In addition...

Sinclair Theatre Wins 26 DayTony Awards - August 11, 2014

Sinclair Theatre students, faculty and staff won 26 DayTony Awards in recognition of their work on 2013-14 productions in the Miami Valley at the DayTony Gala, August 9, held in the Sinclair Conference Center. Sinclair's production of Monty Python's Spamalot garnered a record-breaking 15 awards. The DayTony Awards are Dayton's version of Broadway's Tony Awards and are presented to recognize ou...

Sinclair Theatre Open Auditions for bare: a pop opera - August 11, 2014

Sinclair Theatre will hold OPEN AUDITIONS for a student-produced presentation of bare: a pop opera on Fri., Sept. 5, 2014, beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre, Building 2, Room 411 on the downtown Dayton campus.   Bare, by Jon Hartmere and Damon Intrabartolo, is a rock musical about high school students and their struggles with sexual identity at their Catholic boarding scho...

Book Buybacks for Cash August 18-21 - August 07, 2014

Book buyback for cash will take place at the bookstore from Monday, August 18 to Thursday, August 21 only. This service is provided by the company Follet. After August 21, the Sinclair bookstore will continue to offer buyback on books; however, monies will be deposited on the student's Tartan card.  The bookstore will not provide cash for book buyback. &n...

5th Street Entrance to Parking Garage 'A' Closed August 8-14 - August 07, 2014

The 5th Street entrance to the Lot A parking garage will be closed for new equipment installation beginning Friday, August 8.  During construction, the parking garage entrance on Mead street will be open. The 5th Street entrance will re-open on Friday, August 15.

Dual Credit Graduates Featured in Dayton Daily News - July 23, 2014

Two students from Jefferson High School recently earned both their high school diplomas and associate degrees from Sinclair.  Their inspiring stories are featured in a July 23 article in the Dayton Daily News. See the whole story at the Dayton Daily News. Post your congratulations on the Sinclair Facebook page.

Sinclair Men's Basketball Signs 6-4 Forward - July 16, 2014

Sinclair Basketball Coach Jeff Price announced July 15, 2015 that the Sinclair Men's Basketball program has signed Caleb Walker, a 6-4 forward out of Gahanna Christian Academy to a 2014-15 National Letter of Intent. Walker was a 2 year starter and a 4 year letter winner for Gahanna Christian Academy in Columbus (Ohio).  He averaged a double-double his junior year with 12 points per game an...

Charging Station at Sinclair for Electric Cars - July 14, 2014

In acknowledgement of Sinclair's ongoing sustainability efforts, DP&L has partnered with the college to install a charging station for electric cars.  Located in the parking lot of Building 20 just west of the Fifth Street bridge, the station can accommodate two cars at a time.  The 240 Volt system is available at no cost to users on a first come, first serve basis to any faculty, st...

Sinclair Hosts Successful Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajig Camp - July 08, 2014

Sinclair hosted an eager group of 8th graders June 16-20 at our first ever Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs summer camp.  Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs is a trademark of The Foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl. whose mission is to engage, nurture and excite individuals of all ages to pursue careers in manufacturing.   VIEW CAMP VIDEO   ...

Sinclair Trustees Create Sinclair Corporate College - 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 targ...

Sinclair Receives Better Business Bureau 2014 Community Honor Award - July 06, 2014

Sinclair Community College received the Better Business Bureau's fourth annual Community Honor Award at the BBB's Eclipse Integrity Awards celebration on Tuesday, May 13 at Sinclair Conference Center. In 2011, the Better Business Bureau created the Community Honor Award, which was established to honor an organization with a proven commitment to improving all aspects of life in the Miami Va...

Workforce Development Division Recognized for Innovation - July 06, 2014

On Thursday evening June 12, the Dayton Business Journal honored 14 area companies and organizations  with the first Innovation Index Award, a new recognition program to honor organizations in the region that are driving new ways of doing things. Sinclair's Workforce Development division was recognized in the Workforce Development category.  Other categories included Commercialization...

Tartan Terrace Restaurant Summer Schedule - June 30, 2014

Thank you to all who are joining us for lunch or dinner at the Tartan Terrace for our Summer, 2014 serving.  We are pleased to announce that all of our services are currently full for the summer servings. We look forward to seeing you during the Fall Semester.  Be sure to check the Tartan Terrace website in September for the new menus and seating dates.  

Bookstore Closed for Inventory June 30 - June 27, 2014

The Dayton campus bookstore will close on Monday, June 30 for inventory purposes,.  The Building 14 kiosk and all bookstore locations at Englewood, Huber Heights and Courseview will be closed Friday, June 27 and remain closed Monday, June 30.  All locations will re-open on Tuesday, July 1.

WiSTEM Institute 2014: CSI Forensics - June 16, 2014

Sinclair hosts 33 girls in grades 10-12 June 16-20 for the annual Institute for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (WiSTEM).  The focus this year will be on the science and technologies behind crime scene investigations.  Hands-on lab activities will take place in the areas of aviation, biology, chemistry, electronics, engineering, math and more. The Women in En...

Ken Kohlenberg to Conduct Piqua Civic Band June 19 - June 13, 2014

Sinclair music professor, Kenneth Kohlenberg, conductor of Sinclair's Community Bands, will guest conduct the historic Piqua Civic Band in a free concert on Thursday, June 19, starting at 7:00 p.m. The band concert is the first of five free concerts held at the Hance Pavilion at Piqua's Fountain Park. Music includes light classics, marches and popular melodies.

Summer Hours for Aramark Locations - June 11, 2014

Aramark locations is operating with adjusted hours during the summer term.   Tartan Marketplace: Monday –Thursday, 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.; Fridays 7:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.           Main Street Café: Monday –Thursday, 11 a.m. -4:00 p.m. ; Closed on Fridays   Starbucks: Monday –Friday, 7:30 a.m....

COA Application Submitted for New UAS Platform - June 09, 2014

Sinclair Community College has submitted an application for a new Certificate of Authorization (COA) to operate a new unmanned aerial system (UAS) platform at the National Center for Medical Readiness (NCMR) at Wright State University in Fairborn, Ohio. With the approval of the COA, Sinclair's UAS Training and Certification Center will be permitted to operate the new platform, a Lockheed Martin...

Project READ Concert for Literacy to Feature U2 Tribute Band - June 05, 2014

Support Project READ, the Dayton-area's literacy coalition based at Sinclair, at the DP&L Concert for Literacy on Thursday, June 19, at the Fraze Pavilion. The show starts at 8:00 and will feature U2 tribute band "ONE: A Celebration of U2." Tickets are just $10 each ($5 for children 12 and under on the day of the event) and can be purchased at the Fraze box office. Sponsored...

Sinclair Sports Wrap Up for 2013-14 - June 05, 2014

The Sinclair baseball team finished out the season this past weekend (May 30 - June 1) in Regional Tournament, wrapping up the academic athletic year.  The Athletic program has had a successful 2013-2014 year with all five programs qualifying for post-season play and four of the five programs being ranked nationally at some point throughout their seasons.  Sinclair had 13 Student/At...

Registration Still Open for Mindful Awareness Conference June 9-13 - May 27, 2014

NIMA (Neurobiological Institute for Mindful Awareness) Conference: Mindful Awareness, Social Neuroscience, and Contemplative Pedagogy Transforming the Heart of Higher Education Space is still available for the Center for Teaching and Learning NIMA Conference June 9-13. This will be a 5-day participatory track focused on mindfulness practice and pedagogy. Participants will, through experienti...

Lot C Closed for Cleaning - May 21, 2014

The underground garage of Building 12, Lot "C", will be closed for power washing and restriping Memorial Day weekend beginning Friday, May 23rd at 6:00 p.m. through Monday, May 26th.  The lot will re-open Tuesday morning, normal business hours.   Please utilize Lots "LL" or "B" for parking if needed.  Those departments with Sinclair owned vehicles...

Sinclair Baseball Sweeps OCCAC Awards - May 14, 2014

Dayton, OH May 14, 2014 – The Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC) has announced their postseason baseball awards, as well as the 2014 all-conference team. The OCCAC Player of the Year is Mitch Roman (FR/Hamilton Southeastern H.S. – Fishers, IN) Shortstop from Sinclair Community College.  Mitch put up great numbers this year for the #3 ranked and OCCAC confer...

Sinclair Softball closes out a very successful second season - May 14, 2014

Dayton, OH May 13, 2014 – The Sinclair softball team (24-14, 6-6) entered the District G NJCAA Regional tournament coming off a nine game win streak and their first post-season win since the program was brought back last season from a 21 year hiatus.  They played in a one game playoff against Jackson College on Friday, May 2 for the final spot in the District G NJCAA Regional Tournament...

Sinclair is a Sponsor of Reverse Job Fair - May 12, 2014

What is a reverse job fair?  The event is an opportunity for jobseekers to market themselves while employers visit your booth! The industries selected for this event are IT, Warehousing, Manufacturing, & CNC Machining.   DATE:  Tuesday, June 10 TIME:  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.   Completion of a Job Readiness Boot Camp is required to participate...

Riverside Research Awards Scholarships to Sinclair - May 12, 2014

Riverside Research, a not-for-profit company with facilities in Beavercreek, Ohio, has awarded two scholarships to Sinclair Community College for the 2014-2015 academic year. The scholarships – both equal to one year's tuition – are reserved for students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) disciplines. "Our academic heritage and 47-year commitm...

Sinclair Softball Wins Playoff Game; Headed to Regionals - May 05, 2014

Adrian, MI – The Sinclair softball team (24-12, 6-6) is on an nine game win streak and won their first post-season game after the program was started up last season after a 21 year hiatus.  Sinclair played in a one game against Jackson College on Friday, May 2 for the final spot in the District G NJCAA Regional Tournament. The playoff game for the District G NJCAA Regional Tournament wa...

(4) Sinclair Baseball Finishes Conference Play with a 4 Game Sweep of Cuyahoga - May 05, 2014

Dayton, OH – The (4)Sinclair Baseball team (41-9, 22-2) continues to dominate conference play winning 14 consecutive OCCAC contest on their way to being ranked 4th in the NJCAA Division II Baseball Poll. Sinclair traveled to Cuyahoga this past weekend having already clinched the OCCAC title and looking to continue a winning streak that would reach 17 consecutive games by the end of the we...

Sinclair Softball to Play in Post Season Playoff Game May 2 - May 02, 2014

Dayton, OH – The Sinclair softball team (23-12, 6-6) is on an eight game win streak after finishing up their regular season yesterday sweeping OSU-Newark in a doubleheader at home. Sinclair finished the regular season with a 6-6 (.500) conference and came in a tie with Jackson College (12-16, 8-8) also .500 (Conference winning %) for the final spot in the NJCAA Regional Tournament. Sincla...

Sinclair Baseball Wins 5th OCCAC Title - April 28, 2014

Dayton, OH – In a four game series April 25-26, Sinclair Baseball one its12th consecutive game to take their 5th OCCAC Title in 6 years. Heading into the conference weekend, Sinclair needed just one win for their fifth title in the last six years.  They didn't have to wait very long as they won the first game of the four game series 4-1. Pride starter Pat Boyle had another complete...

David Hare Named Learning Center Instructor of the Year - April 25, 2014

The first ever Learning Center Instructor of the Year Award was recently presented to Math instructor, David Hare (pictured accepting award from Learning Center Student Services Advisor Christina Cook).   Students nominating David stated:   "You can tell that he really wants his students to succeed.  Not only does he help with course material but he also helps with ...

Sinclair Softball on a Roll After Thrilling Win at Owens - April 25, 2014

Dayton, OH – After Sinclair's thrilling win over Owens last weekend they continued a three game win streak this week.  The Sinclair softball team (19-12, 4-6) hosted the University of Northwestern Ohio JV (UNOH) on Wednesday April 23 and picked up two run-rule victories.  Sinclair then traveled to Miami Hamilton for the third time this season where they have struggled against the H...

Governor John Kasich to Serve as Sinclair’s Commencement Speaker - 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...

Sinclair Baseball Players Named OCCAC Player and Pitcher of the Week - April 24, 2014

Immediate Release –Sports April 24, 2014   Sinclair Baseball receives more honors   Dayton, OH – Sinclair Baseball continues to swept the weekly Baseball honors this week as two Pride players were named "Player of the Week" and Pitcher of the Week".   Freshman Catcher, Andrew Holderman (FR/Eaton H.S.) was named player of the Week in th...

Open Auditions for Sinclair Theatre 2014-15 Productions - April 21, 2014

Sinclair Theatre will hold open auditions for both Jane Austen's Pride & Prejudice and a devised theatre piece, Building Bridges in Our Town on May 5th beginning at 6 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre located on the fourth floor of building 2 on Sinclair's downtown campus. You must register online for an audition time slot at: www.sinclair.edu/theatreauditions. Signing up for one time slot regi...

Sinclair Baseball Freshman Named Player of the Week - April 10, 2014

Dayton, OH – Sinclair Freshman Alex Young (FR/Bloomingdale – Indian Creek H.S.) earned a dual honor April 10, 2014 by being named both OCCAC* Player of the Week and NJCAA* Division II Player of the Week. The Freshman Center Fielder went 7-for-11 (.636) and scored eight runs while tallying two doubles, six stolen bases and eight RBIs. On the season, Young is hitting .437 with 16...

Sinclair Cycles! Be A Part of the Fun! - April 10, 2014

Sinclair Cycles is an initiative to boost bicycle commuting to Sinclair for study or work. Please join us for a number of events beginning April 15 and culminating in Five Rivers MetroParks "Bike to Work Day" competition.  Last year, Sinclair placed third. This year with your help, we are going for the grand prize!   Be a part of the Sinclair Cycles team by signing up...

Student Gallery of Theatre Design and Technology - April 10, 2014

See what goes on behind the scenes to make theatre magic!   Thursday, April 24 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Blair Hall Lobby, Bldg. 2   Student Designs Scenic • Lighting  •Costumes • Sound Props • Stage Management   Special Scholarship Announcement at 2 p.m.

Fall Semester Enrollment Events at the Learning Centers - April 10, 2014

Fall Semester Enrollment Events are coming to the Learning Centers! Join us in Huber Heights on April 22, Preble County on April 23 and Englewood on April 24 to meet with an Academic Advisor and have the opportunity to complete all steps of enrollment. The events will be held each night from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. No appointment necessary, just come and join us for refreshments and a chan...

Sinclair Baseball Routs The Ohio State Club team 20-4 - April 09, 2014

Xenia, OH – The Sinclair Baseball team (22-8, 7-1) hosted The Ohio State University Club team Tuesday afternoon April 8, 2014 in a non-conference game.  Coming off a four game sweep this past weekend of conference foe Cuyahoga and in 1st place in the OCCAC, Sinclair seems to be hitting on all cylinders. After outscoring Cuyahoga 34-4 in the 4 game sweep this past weekend, the Pr...

Sinclair College Wins Exemplary CEO and Board Award from the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) - 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, "...

Seeking Submissions for Sinclair's Literary Magazine Flights - March 25, 2014

All students, faculty and staff are encouraged to submit work to Flights, the literary magazine of Sinclair Community College. Editors are looking for poetry, fiction, and nonfiction for our next edition, which will be published September 1, 2014. The deadline for submissions is March 31, so don't wait! For submissions guidelines, please visit our website: http://flightsscc.wordpress.com/...

Sinclair Employees Named to Dayton Business Journal's 2014 40 Under 40 - March 21, 2014

Three deserving Sinclair employees have been named by The Dayton Business Journal as up and coming leaders of the region in the 17th Annual 40 Under 40 program. Dr. Andrew Shepherd is the program director for UAS in Workforce Development.  He began attending Sinclair at 15 and earned his Associate's degree  Aviation Technology in 2004.  While working full-time he continued to pur...

Learn More About Sinclair/Wright State Double Degree Program - March 19, 2014

Sinclair is hosting an important information session for students planning on majoring in Business at Wright State University.   Tuesday, April 1 3:30 - 6:00 p.m. Dayton Campus Building 7 Room 7-006 (near the Marketplace)   Representatives from Sinclair and the Raj Soin College of Business will  discuss:   Sinclair's curriculum and how it transfers...

Sinclair Theatre Talent Scholarship Auditions - March 17, 2014

Follow your passion to study theatre at Sinclair Community College! Sinclair's Theatre Department will hold talent scholarship auditions Friday, April 18, 2014, from 2-4 p.m. Register online at: www.sinclair.edu/theatreauditions. Sinclair offers full and partial talent scholarships to students who intend to major in Theatre Performance or Technology beginning Fall Semester 2014. Student...

Free Readers Theatre Performance: The Brick and The Rose - March 14, 2014

Only 3 Performances! Sinclair Theatre presents a FREE Readers Theater production of The Brick and The Rose by Lewis John Carlino on Wednesday, March 26 at 5:30 p.m. and Thursday, March 27 at 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre, Room 2411, on Sinclair's Downtown Campus. Directed by Gina Neuerer, the play, performed in a unique theatre style, has been called a "collage of voices&q...

2014 Innovation of the Year: SCOPE Help Desk - March 14, 2014

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2014 Innovation of the Year Award!   The 2014 Innovation of the Year Award has been awarded to Barbara Tollinger, Professor/Chair, BIS; Robert Sherman, Associate Professor/Chair, CIS and Ken Hook, Assistant Professor, CIS for their project: SCOPE Help Desk. Through collaborative efforts between the Business Information Systems and Computer Inf...

Sinclair Theatre Spring Production: A Flea In Her Ear - March 14, 2014

Sinclair Theatre will present the hilarious sex farce, A Flea in Her Ear, by Georges Feydeau, April 4-12, in Blair Hall Theatre, located in building 2 of the Sinclair Community College downtown Dayton campus. Translated by director Nelson Sheeley, A Flea in Her Ear has been called "the perfect farce" for good reason. It involves a large cast with mistaken identities, faithless and fai...

World Religions and Spiritualities Week - March 13, 2014

Take time to reflect March 17-21 as The Office of Campus Ministry along with the Religious Studies Department sponsors World Religions and Spiritualities Week. Events take place daily that include guest lectures on the Geography of World Religions, Celtic Spirituality, Exploring Eastern Religions and a reading of the classic story Old Turtle. A  labyrinth walk is available on Wednesday alo...

Seven Players Named to OCCAC All-Conference Basketball Teams - March 12, 2014

March 12, 2014 Coming off a very successful season, the Men's Basketball team continues to be recognized.  After finishing 21-9 and qualifying for the NJCAA District XII tournament where they had a bye and automatic spot in the quarterfinals.  Sinclair fell to #10 nationally ranked Owens in the quarterfinals, 104-90.  Four members were named to OCCAC All-Conference teams this wee...

Sinclair Tuition Remains Lowest in State for Montgomery County Students - March 12, 2014

On March 11, 2014, Sinclair College's Board of Trustees approved a $3.33 per credit hour increase which will allow the college to maintain educational quality and meet student needs while offsetting reduced contributions from state and local levy funding. The college has also implemented millions in efficiencies and spends dramatically less on administrative overhead than a typical community colle...

Sinclair Honor Student Wins National 2014 New Century Scholar Award - March 03, 2014

The Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society announced March 4 that Sinclair honor student Maksym Gerasimov has been named  a 2014 New Century Scholar. The award is presented to fifty-one community college students from the United States, Canada, and American Samoa.  The New Century Scholars Program is sponsored by The Coca-Cola Foundation, Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, Phi Theta Kappa, a...

Sinclair and DayAir Credit Union to Host Leadership Conference at Belmont High School - February 27, 2014

Sinclair's School & Community Partnerships, along with DayAir Credit Union will host 300 students in grades 8-12 and their parents at the Passport to Your Future Leadership Conference at Belmont High School on March 8. This is an annual free conference that is being opened to the community for the first time. Lunch will be provided. The conference is intended to help shape the futures of to...

2014 NIA Award Winners Announced - February 25, 2014

Nia is Swahili for purpose and the Nia Awards honors individuals who perform good deeds, but have gone unnoticed for his/her exceptional efforts. This coveted recognition is awarded to individuals in five distinct categories: student, faculty, staff, community member, and Diversity Champion who demonstrates leadership and good deeds with the "purpose" of uplifting African-American st...

Sinclair Applies for FAA Certificate of Authorization (COA) to Fly New Lockheed Martin UAS Platform - 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 pl...

Dr. Boikai S. Twe Named 2014 Top 10 African American Male - February 17, 2014

On February 20, Parity, Inc. will hold their annual luncheon at the Sinclair Conference Center to honor ten African American men who are leaders in Dayton area communities. Among the honorees is Sinclair's Boikai S. Twe, Ed.D.  Dr. Twe is Professor and Chair of the Psychology Department and Africana Studies Program. In 1985, Dr. Twe earned his doctorate degree (Ed.D....

Sinclair Basketball Update: Final Home Games Start February 15 - February 13, 2014

The Sinclair Men's and Women's basketball teams hosted Edison on Wednesday, February 12 at the gymnasium in Building 8 on the downtown Dayton campus.  The men's team prevailed to beat Edison 87-79, while the women lost 93-60.  Details of each game are provided below. Sinclair finishes off the season at home with four home conference battles in a row. The next home game will be on Satu...

Student Workshop: Hopeful Daydreaming - February 07, 2014

Have you ever wondered why some people seem to achieve their goals while others don't? According to research, one important ingredient is hopeful thinking. Psychologists have discovered that particularly successful people appear to share three basic conditions in their lives, which, when set, seem to kindle hope and increase goal achievement. In this workshop for students, you'll learn concrete...

Special Art Exhibit: Shades of Greatness - February 06, 2014

February 2 - March 12 Building 13 Galleries   As the annual Realizing Awareness and Cultural Heritage (REACH) exhibit, Shades of Greatness, displays work from an estimated 30 contributors and honors the Negro Baseball leagues of the early 20th century. Works in the exhibit include traditional paintings and drawings, as well as sculptures, prints commissioned by the Negro Leagues B...

Tartan Terrace Accepting Reservations for Lunch & Dinner - February 04, 2014

Students, faculty, staff, and the public are invited to make reservations for lunch or dinner in Sinclair's "fine dining" facility, which serves as a learning lab for Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management students. See below for dates, times and the menu.   Tuesday Lunch March 18, 25 and April 8, 15 at noon - Price $10 Elite Lunch Service Friday March 21, 28 and A...

Four Faculty to be Honored with Teaching Excellence Award - February 03, 2014

Four Sinclair faculty will be awarded the John & Suanne Roueche Teaching Excellence Award at the League for Innovations 2014 Conference to be held in Anaheim, CA in March.  They include:   Rocky Belcher Business and Public Services Division Management Department   April Carpenter Business and Public Services Division Management Department   Dia...

Sinclair College to Participate in College Goal Sunday - 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 Net...

Update to Tobacco and Tobacco-Related Products Restrictions - January 27, 2014

The Tobacco and Tobacco-Related Products Restrictions Policy has been updated with new provisions that are effective immediately.  Designated smoking locations remain the same and the use of electronic cigarettes is now included in the policy.  Please review the full policy below.   Tobacco and Tobacco-Related Products Restrictions Policy Statement: To comply with...

Special Exhibits and a Panel Discussion Support Upcoming Theatre Production of A Shayna Maidel - January 24, 2014

To support and enhance the story being dramatized in the upcoming production of A Shayna Maidel, Sinclair's Theatre & Dance Department has collaborated with the Holocaust Remembrance & Education Committee to host three exhibits and a panel discussion designed to promote a better understanding of the Holocaust.   January 27-February 16 Bystander to Upstander:  A banner ex...

Registration Open for REACH Across Dayton Conference - January 23, 2014

Save the Date! 21st Annual REACH Across Dayton Studies Conference Realizing Ethnic Awareness and Cultural Heritage Across Dayton   In the Spirit of Greatness Friday, February 28, 2014 8:00 AM- 4:30 PM Building 12   SDIC and the Center for Teaching and Learning will pay the $50 conference fee which includes the conference, lunch, and parking for full and pa...

Sinclair to Partner with Asymmetric Technologies for UAS - January 13, 2014

It was announced January 13 in local media that Sinclair has signed an agreement with Asymmetric Technologies to collaborate on new technology for unmanned aerial systems (UAS).  In the articles (see links below) Dr. Andrew Shepherd, director for Sinclair's UAS programs also comments on the future use of the systems.   http://www.daytondailynews.com/news/business/sinclair-director-...

Special Sinclair Talks Series to Honor Martin Luther King Jr. - January 02, 2014

All are invited to participate in a special 3-part Sinclair Talks series, Living in the World House: A Vision for Tomorrow; A Challenge for Today Each one-hour talk will be from Noon to 1:00 p.m. in the Library loggia of the Dayton campus.   Tuesday, January 14 Context for the Challenge: A Historical Perspective Wednesday, January 15 Embracing the Vision: Multifaith and Secu...

Volleyball Player Jessica Thobe Named First Team All-American - December 20, 2013

Sinclair stand-out sophomore Jessica Thobe was named an All-American again for her sophomore season.  After a successful season where Sinclair went 34-6 overall and 10-2 in conference play, Thobe's individual play was even more stellar.  She was named to the First Team All-OCCAC as well as the OCCAC Player of the Year in 2013, both honors that she was awarded in the 2012 season as well.&...

City-Wide Kwanzaa Celebration at Sinclair - December 10, 2013

The African American Studies, Cultural Diversity Committee and Psychology Department are hosting the 2013 City-Wide Kwanzaa Celebration of Nia on Monday, December 30 beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Student Leadership Center in Building 8 For more information, please see attached flyer.

Sinclair College Unveils New Online COA Course for UAS - 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 le...

Men’s Basketball Enters National Polls at #15 - December 04, 2013

The Sinclair men's basketball team, which is currently 8-1 for the season and enjoying a seven game winning streak, broke into the NJCAA Top 20 Division II Men's Basketball Poll this week at number 15.   Click here for a complete list of current rankings.   In addition to moving up to #15 in the national polls, the team and individuals are ranked nationally as follows: &nb...

Famed Clarinetist to Perform with Wind Symphony - December 04, 2013

The Sinclair Community Wind Symphony, directed by music professor Kenneth Kohlenberg, presents a concert featuring clarinetist, Joe Eller, on Saturday, December 14, at 8:00 p.m. in Building 2, Blair Hall Theatre. Eller is clarinet professor at University of South Carolina School of Music and principal clarinet of the South Carolina Philharmonic. In addition to the concert, Eller will present...

Men's Basketball Team Gives Thanks - December 03, 2013

The Sinclair Men's Basketball team started their Thanksgiving break November 26 continuing a Sinclair tradition of serving Thanksgiving Dinner at the Dayton Boys & Girls Club.   The mission of the Boys & Girls Club of Dayton is to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.&nbs...

Math Professor Bob Chaney is U.S. Professor of the Year - November 20, 2013

Sinclair math professor Bob Chaney was recently named U.S. Professor of the Year by CASE and the Carnegie Foundation in Washington D.C. on November 14. Professor Chaney joined Sinclair in 1989. His innovative teaching techniques, combined with his passion for connecting students with math, have inspired hundreds of students and fellow teachers across the country. Learn more about the Profess...

International Education Week Guest Speaker: Human Trafficking is Modern-Day Slavery - November 19, 2013

Sinclair Community College welcomes, as part of the Center for Teaching & Learning's Annual International Education Week, Dr. Anthony Talbott of the University of Dayton on Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 7:00 - 9:00 PM, Building 7, Room 7-006BC A victim of trafficking may look like many of the people you see every day. Ask the right questions and look for clues. You are vital because yo...

Sinclair Professor Bob Chaney Named Professor of the Year by CASE - 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 i...

Sinclair Choral Concert is an " An Evening in December" - November 13, 2013

The Sinclair Contemporary Gospel Ensemble,  Opera & Music Theatre Ensemble, and special guests, The Sinclair Choral Union-- an ensemble formed of community members from the Greater Dayton Area-- will present: " An Evening in December"  on Saturday, December 7 in Blair Hall Theatre at 8:00 p.m. This concert will be an entertaining evening of vocal and chora...

Sinclair Theatre Premieres Two New Plays in Jux*ta*posed - November 04, 2013

TWO Original One Act Plays Written and Directed by a Sinclair Student and Faculty Member ONE New Black Box Theatre FOUR Performances Only   The Art of Dying A new drama about 2 brothers, religion, and cancer. What could possibly go wrong? By Nelson Sheeley and Directed by John Ray Featuring Lewis Smart and Graham Fulmer   Gilligan, The Titanic and Other S...

Sinclair to Open New Building on Courseview Campus in Mason - 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 Warr...

Open Auditions for A Shayna Maidel - October 25, 2013

Sinclair Theatre Auditions For A Shayna Maidel   Sinclair Theatre will hold OPEN AUDITIONS for A Shayna Maidel on Tues., Nov. 19 beginning at 6 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre, Building 2, Room 411 on the downtown Dayton campus. A Shayna Maidel, by Barbara Lebow, is the story of two sisters' perspectives of the Holocaust. One is a modern American who remembers very little of her chi...

Sinclair Automotive Technology Program Named School of the Year - 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 t...

Sinclair Automotive Technology Program Named School of the Year - 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 auto...

Sinclair To Receive $2.25M Dept. of Education Grant - 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 Titl...

Dayton Campus Enrolls Its 400,000th Student This Fall Term - 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 clea...