University of Cincinnati News University of Cincinnati News UC Nursing Professor Receives National Teaching Award Christine Colella, a UC College of Nursing faculty member, has been honored with the Excellence and Innovation in Teaching Award by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT American Association of Colleges of Nursing, Christine Colella, Nurse Practitioners, HRSA, AACN, education Stadium Stair Run Honors 9/11 Victims Join UC's Veterans Programs & Services and Army and Air Force ROTC detachments in a stair run at Nippert Stadium in memory of the more than 400 first responders and nearly 3,000 civilians who died on 9/11. A scholarship drive held during the event honors the memory of a local Army parachutist who died last month. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:00:00 GMT Rachel Richardson ( The CCM Philharmonia Begins An Exciting Trek Through the 'Great Decade' This Friday, Sept. 4 This celebration of the first decade of the 20th century opens with an exploration of masterpieces from Russia and Austria, featuring works by Stravinsky, Schoenberg and Rachmaninoff. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:00:00 GMT CCM, College-Conservatory of Music, Philharmonia, orchestra, fall, September, Mark Gibson, Orchestral Studies, Santa Ono, Curt Whitacre, Kevin Norton, 2015, Salome Kevin Norton (mailto: ) Forbes: Why Aren't More Women Reaching The Top Of College Sports? UC's J. Locklier, an assistant athletic director for leadership gifts, co-wrote this article on the lack of women in top leadership positions in college athletics. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:00:00 GMT Rachel Richardson ( The Algemeiner: Is a Yom Kippur-Christmas Comparison Naughty or Nice? Matthew Kraus, an assistant professor of Judaic Studies in the McMicken College of Arts & Sciences, is quoted in this story on comparisons between Yom Kippur and Christmas. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:00:00 GMT Rachel Richardson ( School of Social Work's Shauna Acquavita, PhD, Leads $900,000 Grant The University of Cincinnati (UC) School of Social Work in the College of Allied Health Sciences has received a federal grant for $916, 323 to design and implement a program titled "Interprofessional Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral and Treatment (SBIRT) Training for Health Professions." Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:00:00 GMT 'Heritage Habitats' Featured in Park National Bank Art Gallery at UC Clermont Exhibit opens today and runs through Sept. 25. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 20:00:00 GMT Nikki Vargas ( Larry Elsasser Memorial Scholarship Fund Accepting Applications Through Sept. 25<br> Applications are being accepted through Sept. 25 for the third annual Larry Elsasser Memorial Scholarship, which awards $1,000 scholarships to two UC full-time undergraduate students who are employed at the university. The application process includes a supervisor reference and review.<br> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:30:00 GMT Adrienne Sedgwick ( College of Nursing Receives $1.2M Grant for Interprofessional Education The UC College of Nursing will receive $1.2 million in funding to implement an interprofessional rounding initiative at UC Health's University of Cincinnati Medical Center. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:05:00 GMT Nursing All-Campus Blood Drive Sept. 14-18 Hoxworth Blood Center and the University of Cincinnati are hosting an All-Campus Blood Drive from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sept. 14-18. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:00:00 GMT Hoxworth Blood Center, All-Campus Blood Drive