University of Cincinnati News http://www.uc.edu/news/ University of Cincinnati News UC Clermont's Calico Children's Theatre Announces 2014-15 Season Season tickets are available online. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20470 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:00:00 GMT Mae Hanna (mailto:mae.hanna@uc.edu) Social Security to Present Education Sessions on Retirement Sept. 29 and Oct. 1 Sue Denny, public affairs specialist with the Social Security Administration, will present an education session at two different times to answer questions about social security, Medicare, the Windfall Elimination Provision and more. Both sessions will be held at the Vontz Auditorium. The first is from 5-7 p.m., Sept. 29. Another option for the session is 5-7 p.m., Oct. 1. Registration is required.<br> http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20466 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 04:00:00 GMT M.B. Reilly (mailto:Mary-Bridget.Reilly@uc.edu) UC Robotics Team Debuts T-Shirt Shooting Cannon at Homecoming Game UC's College of Engineering and Applied Science Robotics Club will debut their t-shirt shooting cannon during the university's Homecoming football game against Miami. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20467 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 04:00:00 GMT Scholarship Available for Study Abroad Students UC International awards students who participate in UC Clermont's Sri Lanka study abroad program $1,000 each to help cover the cost of the trip. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20461 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:30:00 GMT Mae Hanna (mailto:mae.hanna@uc.edu) Slice Night Cincinnati Benefiting UC Cancer Institute Oct. 2 Enjoy all-you-can-eat pizza and support the UC Cancer Institute at Slice Night Cincinnati, being held from 5-10 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20460 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:00:00 GMT Slice Night Cincinnati L'Oreal Co-Op Transcends Students' Expectations Four UC students gain unparalleled experience from their co-op placement at L'Oreal then win first place at the L'Oreal Beauty Shakers Competition. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20463 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:00:00 GMT Provost's Office Launches Ongoing Department Head Leadership Program<br> This week, the Office of the Provost launched its first-ever faculty leadership development workshop series. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20464 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:00:00 GMT Tony Almaguer (mailto:tony.almaguer@uc.edu) Symposium Showcases Occupational Health and Safety Research Scientists will discuss the latest occupational and environmental health research at the UC Education and Research Center's 15th annual Pilot Research Project Symposium. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20465 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:00:00 GMT Environmental Health; Amit Bhattacharya, PhD Focus on Administration With Melinda Butsch Kovacic, MPH, PhD The College of Allied Health Sciences would like to welcome Melinda Butsch Kovacic, MPH, PhD, to the position of associate dean of research! http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20455 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:00:00 GMT Stem Cells Have Potential to Repair Diseased Corneas One method being studied at the University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine is the transplantation of human umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells (UMSC) into the cornea stroma. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=20454 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:00:00 GMT Winston Kao, PhD