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@Rochester — May 11, 2007

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Today's Forecast:
Sunny, 76°
Tomorrow: Sunny, 65°

In Today's Issue

  • Processing Financial Transactions before End of Fiscal Year
  • Wilmot Cancer Center Gets Prestigious Accreditation
  • Seaman to Be Honored at Eastman Commencement
  • Event Highlight: Skin Cancer Screening Day
  • Rochester in the News: Quill on Euthanasia
  • In Higher Ed: Financial Aid Rates Among Students

News and Announcements

Processing Financial Transactions before End of Fiscal Year
Special considerations and actions may be required on your part to ensure all financial transactions are recorded properly by the end of the fiscal year on June 30. The Finance Department encourages early submission of forms to avoid delays.    Read more...

Wilmot Cancer Center Radiation Oncology Gets Prestigious Accreditation
The James P. Wilmot Cancer Center's Department of Radiation Oncology recently received accreditation from the American College of Radiology for demonstrating high practice standards and quality care.   Read more...

Seaman to Be Honored at Eastman Commencement
The Eastman Luminary Award will be presented to Christopher Seaman, the music director of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, for his work in supporting music and the arts nationally and locally.   Read more...

Events

May 12
Skin Cancer Screening Day: Strong Memorial Hospital. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  

For more events: www.rochester.edu/calendar

Rochester in the News

Forbes (May 9)
"Dutch Euthanasia Rates Steady After Legalization"
"One lesson is there's not a big slippery slope in this area, that the practice will be used relatively infrequently and that it's generally a good thing to have an open conversation," says Timothy Quill, director of the Center for Ethics, Humanities and Palliative Care at the Medical Center, in a report on euthanasia.   Read more...

In Higher Education

Chronicle of Higher Education (May 10)
"Three-Quarters of Undergraduates at American Colleges Receive Financial Aid, Report Says"
"Three-quarters of undergraduates at American colleges and universities received some type of financial aid for the 2004-05 academic year, and 45 percent of undergraduates took out educational loans, according to a report released on Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Education."    Read more...

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