UC Blue Ash College

Blue Ash Review Mission Statement


The Blue Ash Review—in both print and online forms—is housed at the University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College and supports the humanities and creative arts through publication of work in a variety of forms, including text, visual, audio, and multimodal.

BAR adheres to the college and university missions of promoting innovative scholarship and creative works, free inquiry, lifelong learning, and service to the broader community. To that end, BAR editors carefully select and publish works that enhance these goals.

UC Blue Ash College Statements


The University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College provides an excellent and accessible education for students from a wide array of educational and cultural backgrounds. Our student-centered approach to teaching and comprehensive services engage students so that they can acquire the knowledge and skills needed to succeed academically, personally, and professionally. We promote innovative scholarship and creative works, free inquiry, lifelong learning, and service beyond the classroom.


The University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College will be a recognized leader in providing exceptional teaching that inspires students to unlock their potential and contribute to the local and global communities.

Core Values

The faculty, staff, and students of the University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College work together to carry out the college’s mission and vision, guided by a special set of core values that are the foundation of who we are and what we want to become. We value...

  • the individual talents of our students, faculty, and staff.
  • student-centered teaching that challenges and inspires.
  • comprehensive education that develops critical thinking and an engaged citizenry.
  • rigorous, accredited programs of study.
  • accessible and affordable education.
  • diversity in experiences and perspectives.
  • innovative scholarship and creative works.
  • service to the broader community.

University of Cincinnati Notice of Non-Discrimination

The University of Cincinnati does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status or gender identity and expression in its programs and activities.

The university does not tolerate discrimination, harassment, or retaliation on these bases and takes steps to ensure that students, employees, and third parties are not subject to a hostile environment in University programs or activities.

The university responds promptly and effectively to allegations of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. It promptly conducts investigations and takes appropriate action, including disciplinary action, against individuals found to have violated its policies, as well as provides appropriate remedies to complainants and the campus community. The university takes immediate action to end a hostile environment if one has been created, prevent its recurrence, and remedy the effects of any hostile environment on affected members of the campus community.

UC is committed to the ideal of universal Web accessibility and strives to provide an accessible Web presence that enables all university community members and visitors full access to information provided on its websites. Every effort has been made to make these pages as accessible as possible in accordance with the applicable guidelines.


Contact Information

Print Editor
Rhonda Pettit

Media Editor
H. Michael Sanders

Online Editor
Claudia Skutar