News & Events

We are always excited to share our students’ stories and accomplishments! Click here to learn more about our Student Art ShowsNational Park TripsStudent Success Stories, and other exciting news.

We’d love to hear from you as well. If you have a story to share with our community or have media inquiries, please contact Brooke Sallas at SallasB@catsorg.org or 513-562-5500.

CATS: Mission to Movement

June 10, 2020

Dear CATS Community, Throughout history, it has always been the young people who have blazed the new trails that have changed our world in extraordinary ways. For most Americans, their understanding of the role race and racism plays in America has radically shifted over the past several weeks. At Cincinnati Arts and Technology Studios (CATS), we […]

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College & Career During Covid-19 Shutdown

May 8, 2020

“I encourage CATS students to explore careers and college programsthat will allow them to grow into themselves.” – Mr. Andrew, CATS CYC College Guide CATS High School Program CATS remains focused on making sure that students continue to achieve credit for graduation and are supported through this challenging time. While our doors are still closed, […]

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“Bridging the Gap” during Shutdown

April 10, 2020

“BTG is still alive and well learning how to successfullytransition into college and career.” Ms. Charlene, CATS College & Career Manager The coronavirus pandemic has now reached every U.S. state. In addition to posing public health challenges, the outbreak has prompted mass closures of schools and businesses and is straining resources. But here at CATS, we […]

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How We Are “Zooming” Through COVID-19

April 2, 2020

“Spending the energy focusing on things you can control will help to empower you and give you some level of inner peace.” Ms. Gwen, CATS Psychologist In an effort to balance public safety and pursuit of our mission, we have temporarily closed our studios and shifted our resources to remote teaching and assistance. While our […]

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A Health & Safety Update

March 18, 2020

Things are changing quickly in today’s world. I would like to share important updates about our efforts to keep CATS students engaged and their credit acquisition uninterrupted—the safety of our students, professional art instructors, staff and community partners is our top priority. During this trying time, our hearts go out to anyone who’s been affected […]

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College and Career Fair 2020

January 24, 2020

The annual college and career fair was held the week of January 6th. Over 110 students attended the college and career fair, the large turnout and student enthusiasm were noted by the presenters who were returning for a second year. The students engaged by asking questions of the college representatives and completing a “College Comparison […]

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2019 Deck the Halls: Student Art Show & Sale

December 12, 2019

CATS hosted its 12th annual Student Show and Sale, Saturday, December 7. The hallway and gallery were lined with over 500 pieces of student artwork, representing the semester theme, “Art and the Environment.” All five studios displayed work that exhibited talent, hard work, and dedication by the students. During the show, students were encouraged to […]

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UC, local nonprofit win in creative blitz

October 22, 2019

University of Cincinnati increases its urban impact through collaboration with local high school artists and national employers October 15, 2019 Hundreds of UC design students, local high school students and national employers came together at the University of Cincinnati to provide real-world work experience while also giving back to the community. Earlier this month during […]

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Summer Trip: Acadia 2019

October 18, 2019

Cincinnati Arts and Technology Studios offers a Summer Trip to Acadia National Park to students enrolled in the high school program. Selected candidates go through a time-sensitive application process, as well as demonstrating their commitment to the CATS high school program. With help from our supporters, including Park Journey’s, CATS was able to fund ten students on […]

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Cincinnati Arts and Technology Studios to Host an Art Gallery Featuring CPS Students Capstone Projects

August 13, 2019

Each year students from the Cincinnati Arts and Technology Studios programs create, display and sell pieces of art under the direction of local professional artists and academic advisors Cincinnati, OH –  Cincinnati Arts and Technology Studios is pleased to present “Deck the Hall” a student exhibition of art works showcasing the skills and artistry of […]

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