The resident ensemble of Eastman students continues to raise its international profile with residencies at music festivals in Italy and Spain this summer.
As the new president at Hitotsubashi University in Tokyo, Koichi Tadenuma ’89 (PhD) is focusing on the global impact of the school, which specializes in the social sciences—the leading university in the country to do so—and has campuses in three areas of the Japanese capital city.
Node, a new smartphone app developed by Medical Center research associate Solomon Abiola, would track the spread of Ebola and other infectious diseases and allow victims to receive the help they need more quickly. An NSF grant will allow the researchers to conduct a pilot study this summer in Lagos, Nigeria.
Overall, the University of Rochester squash team boasts 11 players on its roster from seven different countries around the world.
Fahad, who is from Iraq, just defended her dissertation in computer science. This interview originally appeared as part of a series for the Association for Women in Mathematics newsletter.