News and Announcements
Study Pins Down Acupuncture's Molecular Effects
A team at the Medical Center has identified the molecule adenosine as a central player in parlaying some of the effects of acupuncture in the body.
Diversity Spotlight: Hillside Work Scholarship Connection
In July 2009 Rochester strengthened its commitment to City of Rochester youth by formally joining the existing collaboration between the Hillside Work Scholarship Connection and Wegmans Food Markets.The Hillside Work Scholarship Connection addresses the low Rochester high school graduation rate by providing coordinated academic, social, and employment training and support. Learn more about diversity at the University in future installments of Diversity Spotlight in @Rochester.
Symposium Will Honor Martin Gorovsky
The Department of Biology will host "A
Symposium Celebrating Martin Gorovsky: A Legacy of Excellence" on
Friday, Aug. 6, in honor of the Gorovsky's retirement. Gorovsky is the Rush Rhees Professor Emeritus of Biology. Speakers will include former lab members Joseph Gall,
Johns Hopkins University; Joel Rosenbaum, Yale University; Meng-Chao
Yao, Institute of Molecular Biology; and Diane Mathis, Harvard Medical
School. Registration deadline is July 6.
Colorful Pursuit of Research
Conducting research is part of the fabric of the University’s
undergraduate experience. Anthropology research took Dan Brooks, '10,
out into the city of Rochester to uncover the full landscape of the
city's graffiti scene.
Master's in Leadership in Health Care Systems
The School of Nursing
will hold an open house for the Master's in Leadership in Health Care
Systems program from 4 to 7 p.m. today in Helen Wood Hall. Call 275-8853
to RSVP or e-mail Lisa Norsen.
Seminar Offers Tips on Helping Children Cope
The Strong Employee Assistance Program's next Health Bite segment will
offer tips on helping children cope when parents separate. "Assisting
Children Through Transition" will take place at noon Tuesday, June 8,
in room K-207 (2-6408) in the Medical Center. Register online or call 475-0432.