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Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Learner-Centered Approach

Source:
Ohio Magazine
Published:
Saturday, April 12, 2014 9:39 AM
UC marketing professor among three Ohio educators featured for putting students first.

For his engaging ways, Ric Sweeney, assistant professor-educator of marketing in the Carl H. Lindner College of Business, is featured in the December 2012 issue of Ohio Magazine.

The article offers an inside glimpse of Sweeney’s impact as a teacher. In the classroom, Sweeney reaches out to students by connecting them to relevant, real-world examples that taps into personal interests for an engaging experience. Outside the classroom, he’s known for his commitment to several student organizations.

For Sweeney, it's not the first time he's been in the spotlight for teaching excellence. At UC, he was awarded the 2012 George Barbour Award for Good Faculty-Student Relations.