CLIFTON, OH (FOX19) - Dr. O'dell Owens has been formally inaugurated as the fifth president of Cincinnati State Technical and Community College.
Owens' inauguration ceremony was held Friday in the gymnasium of the school's main campus in Clifton.
Owens has held the position for about a year.
The ceremony is followed by a reception for guests and an evening celebration that is open to the public. The evening event is built around the theme "1 Life, 12 Classrooms" and will give guests an opportunity to take an interactive tour of Cincinnati State's classrooms while sampling food from the Midwest Culinary Institute.
Tickets for the event are $125 each. More information is at www.cincinnatistate.edu/onelife.
Cincinnati State serves around 10,900 students and is one of the larges cooperative education programs among two-year colleges in the U.S.