In Today's Issue
- Nursing School Awarded Funding to Support Enrollment Growth
- Medical Center Researcher Honored With Guest Editor Post
- Singers Invited to Audition for Eastman-Rochester Chorus
News and Announcements
Nursing School Awarded Funding to Support Enrollment Growth
For the second year in a row, the School of Nursing has received funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program. Last year, the School was among the first institutions in the nation to receive money from this competitive program.
Medical Center Researcher Honored With Guest Editor Post
R. James White, assistant professor of medicine, pharmacology, and physiology within the division of pulmonary and critical care medicine at the Medical Center, was tapped to serve as guest editor of the current edition of Advances in Pulmonary Hypertension.
Singers Invited to Audition for Eastman-Rochester Chorus
The Eastman-Rochester Chorus is holding auditions for its 2009-10 season, with openings for all voice parts. Auditions are open to all singers in the greater Rochester area.
August 21, 2009
Scattered Thunderstorms, High 77°
Isolated Thunderstorms, High 76°
Today's Event Highlight
62nd Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition
Memorial Art Gallery. All day. Read more...
Rochester in the News
Wall Street Journal (August 20)
"Lessons That Fit the Times"
The financial crisis provides a vivid lesson on "agency theory," the notion that people make weaker choices when they have little or no "skin in the game," says Mark Zupan, dean of the Simon School and professor of economics and public policy. Read more...
In Higher Education
US News & World Report (Aug. 19)
"The Challenge for Black Colleges"
The downturn in the economy that has forced cutbacks at some of the nation's richest colleges is endangering the very survival of some of the poorest, including several long-struggling historically black colleges and universities. Read more...
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