@Rochester: June 2, 2009
Today's Forecast: AM Clouds/PM Sun, High 64°
Tomorrow: Showers, High 62°
In Today's Issue
- Rochester Scholars Application Deadlines Approaching
- Salon Open During Summer Months
- Security Tip of the Week: Online Shopping
- Event Highlight: Pathways Orientation—Student Performances
- Rochester in the News: Eastman Faculty Being Released From Quarantine; Asian Culture Celebrated With a Cultural Flourish
- In Higher Education: Annuity Quandary
News and Announcements
Rochester Scholars Application Deadlines Approaching
Deadlines for registering for summer sessions of Rochester Scholars and Rochester Scholars Jr. are approaching. The noncredit courses are available to students in grades 6 to 12. The application deadlines are: Rochester Scholars Residential Program, Friday, June 5; Rochester Scholars Commuter Program, Friday, June 12 and Rochester Scholars Jr. Program, Friday, June 26. For more information, call 275-3221. Read more...
Salon Open During Summer Months
The Mane Attraction Hair and Tanning Salon in Wilson Commons is open during the summer. Hours are Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 275-3388 for an appointment. Walk-ins are accepted.
Security Tip of the Week: Online Shopping
Internet shopping can be convenient and economical, but be wary of who you are dealing with and exactly what you are buying. Make sure you know what your total cost will be and what the company's return policies are. Never send personal information like a Social Security number and always use a secure Web site. Do you have ideas that should be shared as security tips of the week? If so, send them to UnivIT_SP@ur.rochester.edu. Read more...
Rochester in the News
WHAM-AM 1180 (May 31)
"Eastman Faculty Being Released From Quarantine"
Sen. Charles Schumer says two faculty members from the Eastman School are being allowed to leave the quarantine at their hotel in China. Read more...
Democrat and Chronicle (June 1)
"Asian Culture Celebrated With a Cultural Flourish"
The Memorial Art Gallery hosted Asian Pacific American Heritage Family Day—an arts-oriented celebration of Rochester's Asian cultures. Read more...
In Higher Education
Inside Higher Ed (June 1)
In a bull market some colleges aggressively invested annuity gifts, but are now on the hook to continue payments to donors. Read more...
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