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University of Cincinnati Celebrates 200 Years

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The University of Cincinnati marks its bicentennial in 2019 and celebratory planning is already underway.

One of the nation's oldest university's sits high on the hill at Clifton Avenue. The University of Cincinnati began in 1819 as the Medical College of Ohio and Cincinnati College. Now approaching its 200th year, it's home to more than 44,000 students.

Joining "Cincinnati Edition" to discuss UC's Bicentennial and the history of the institution are University of Cincinnati College of Arts and Sciences Department of History Associate Dean for Humanities, Dr. David Stradling; and UC Bicentennial Director of Programs and Community Outreach Danute Miskinis.

Tune in to "Cincinnati Edition" May 23 starting at 1 p.m to hear this segment.