University of Cincinnati News http://www.uc.edu/news/ University of Cincinnati News Political Science Student to Participate in Ralph Bunche Summer Institute Alexis Schramm, political science undergraduate student, received one of only 20 fellowships offered nationwide to participate in a five-week-long program held at Duke University. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=21557 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:00:00 GMT Amona Refaei (mailto:refaeiaa@mail.uc.edu) Hamer Named Volleyball Coach at UC Clermont College Head coach brings a wealth of experience to his new role at UC Clermont. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=21587 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:00:00 GMT Mae Hanna (mailto:mae.hanna@uc.edu) UC Pharmacy Grads Who Pursue Residency Have High Rate of Success Of the 26 UC students who applied for residencies, 22 (or 85 percent) matched, exceeding last year's national match rate of 65 percent http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=21588 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 04:00:00 GMT residency, Ryan Craynon Center for Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Hosts Innovation Quest Elevator Pitch Competition More than 130 student teams participated in the April 8 innovative pitch competition. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=21591 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 04:00:00 GMT Kara Driscoll (mailto:driscokr@mail.uc.edu) Exclusive Celebration for UC Clermont Students! The event is free to students and families, May 1, at Oasis in Loveland. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=21581 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:00:00 GMT Mae Hanna (mailto:mae.hanna@uc.edu) UC is Highlighted Among the Princeton Review's Green Colleges Get a roundup of UC's strides in sustainability as the university receives national recognition. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=21579 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:00:00 GMT Dawn Fuller (mailto:Dawn.Fuller@uc.edu) Watch Where You're Going – New Study Reveals How People Avoid Bumping Into Each Other While Doing Certain Tasks The NIH-supported study holds applications for areas including autism, schizophrenia, robotic research and sport rehabilitation. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=21572 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:00:00 GMT Dawn Fuller (mailto:Dawn.Fuller@uc.edu) UC Off Coal Thanks to Fuel Pellets The University of Cincinnati leaves a much smaller carbon footprint now that it has switched from burning coal to waste-paper fuel pellets. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=21404 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 04:00:00 GMT Melanie Schefft (mailto:titanimk@mail.uc.edu) Surviving Climate Change: UC Researchers Discover How Ancient Species Survived or Died Off in Their Old Kentucky Home Researchers at an old geological site talk "dirt" about how Ice Age climate change led to the extinction of mammoths and mastodons, but to the evolution and survival of bison, deer and other present-day species. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=21563 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 04:00:00 GMT Tankersley, Robinette, Schefft, Surviving Climate Change, Big Bone Lick, extinction, migration, fossil, quaternary, chronostratigraphy. Melanie Schefft (mailto:titanimk@mail.uc.edu) Recycling at UC As we approach the 45th anniversary of Earth Day, UC continues to encourage and educate environmental citizenship. http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=21570 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 04:00:00 GMT Dawn Fuller (mailto:Dawn.Fuller@uc.edu)