University of Rochester


The City as Classroom

President Seligman with Urban Fellows
President Seligman accompanies several Urban Fellows on a tour of Rochester City School No. 30, where Samantha Hetchkop ’08 (center, wearing black top) assisted with an after-school program administered by Cameron Community Ministries (CCM) as part of her summer assignment.

September marks launch of new logo

This September 5 marks the official launch of Rochester's new logo. The new design, developed in a year-long process, is based on input from faculty, staff, students, and alumni.

New center caters to emerging biotechs

The University's new Rochester BioEnterprise Center offers 40,000 square feet of office and laboratory space designed to nurture emerging biotech companies by offering business services and lab facilities.

Two teams emerge as Eat Well Live Well champs

125 University teams, 419,078,436 steps and 164,233 cups of fruits and vegetables later, which teams landed on top after the nine-week Eat Well Live Well Challenge?

Students place first in national design competition

Four biomedical engineering students took first place for their portable, low-cost device designed to make infusion pumps and intravenous devices safer for people with disabilities.

Librarian wins inaugural Messinger award

Suzanne Bell is the recipient of the first Messinger award, a $5,000 prize that honors the contributions of library staff.

Works by library staff on view

Staff Infection 3, an exhibition that features works by staff from University libraries, opens July 31 and continues through August 31.