University of Cincinnati News http://www.uc.edu/news/ University of Cincinnati News University of Cincinnati Is First US Public University to Sell Green Bonds UC will soon become the first public university in the United States to issue Green Bonds. The resulting funds will support the renovation of Scioto Hall with an eco-friendly design. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20865 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:00:00 GMT M.B. Reilly (mailto:Mary-Bridget.Reilly@uc.edu) Annual Benefits Enrollment Ends on Nov. 30 Annual enrollment for health benefits opened Nov. 1 and runs through Nov. 30. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20794 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:00:00 GMT M.B. Reilly (mailto:Mary-Bridget.Reilly@uc.edu) Hoxworth Plans Thanksgiving Eve Movie Madness Blood Drive Multiple donation centers and vehicles will participate in the special blood drive Nov. 26. All donors receive two free movie tickets. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20827 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:00:00 GMT Alecia Lipton (mailto:alecia.lipton@uc.edu) An Inside Job: UC-Designed Nanoparticles Infiltrate, Kill Cancer Cells From Within UC nanoparticle designs target and treat early stage cancer cells by killing those cells with heat, delivered from inside the cell itself. Normal cells are thus left unaffected by the treatment regimen. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20860 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:00:00 GMT UC All Campus Blood Drive All blood donors receive a #hottestcollegeinamerica sweatshirt! http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20868 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:00:00 GMT hoxworth, blood drive, sweatshirt, #hottestcollegeinamerica, Alecia Lipton (mailto:alecia.lipton@uc.edu) Esophageal Disease Center Team Helps Patient Overcome Esophageal Cancer William Zipfel, 71, found out a week after retiring that he had esophageal cancer. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20869 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:00:00 GMT William Zipfel, esophagectomy, UC Cancer Institute, Esophageal Disease Center, Brad Huth, Olugbenga Olowokure, Sandra Starnes, Syed Ahmad, esophageal cancer UC Research Examines an Emerging Issue: Treatment of Transgender Prison Populations The perceptions and treatment of transgender populations will be examined at the annual meeting of the American Society of Criminology. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20848 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:00:00 GMT Dawn Fuller (mailto:Dawn.Fuller@uc.edu) NEW TIME: Today's Address by Lynn Rosenthal, White House Advisor, Now Set for 11:45 A.M. Lynn Rosenthal, White House advisor on violence against women, will now speak at UC at 11:45 a.m., Friday, Nov. 21, in the Great Hall, Tangeman University Center. Her address, originally planned for 11 a.m., was delayed due to travel difficulties. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20828 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 05:00:00 GMT M.B. Reilly (mailto:Mary-Bridget.Reilly@uc.edu) CCM's Department of Dance Presents Its Fall Dance Concert Dec. 5-7<br> Featuring contemporary ballets by guest artists Tong Wang and Michael Bearden, the Fall Dance Concert features an exciting mixed repertoire not to be missed. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20852 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 05:00:00 GMT Andrea Dylewski (mailto: ) UC's Gen-1 House Boasts 92 Percent First-to-Second Year Retention Rate UC's Gen-1 Theme House, an innovative living-learning community serving first-generation, Pell-eligible college students, now enjoys an average 92 percent retention rate among first-year students returning as sophomores. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20858 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 05:00:00 GMT Melanie Titanic-Schefft (mailto:titanimk@mail.uc.edu)