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It's not the video game per se that's causing your rage; it's the fact that you stink at it, says a new study from the University of Rochester.
April 16

Los Angeles Times

So the Best Translated Book Awards, organized by the University of Rochester, are especially sweet for the people who translate and publish such works.
April 15

Washington Post

So if you're a night owl whose body prefers to sleep from 2 a.m. to 9 a.m. but you have to wake up at 7 a.m. every day, melatonin may help you alter your sleep schedule.
April 14

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Freshmen Eleni Wechsler and David Strandberg both pitched no-hitters on Sunday.¬†Wechsler’s outing extended the softball team’s winning streak to eight in a row; Strandberg threw the first no-hitter in University of Rochester baseball history.

flue virusRochester receives $3 million for flu research
The award supports ongoing research by New York Influenza Center of Excellence, a 7-year-old flu research center at URMC.

guy playing video gameVideo gamer's aggression linked to frustration
Failure to master a game and its controls led to frustration and aggression, regardless of whether the game was violent or not. 


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Professor Emeritus of Physics Daniel S. Koltun Dies at 80
April 16, 2014
Rochester Researchers Receive $3 Million to Study Flu
April 11, 2014
Love Hurts: Devotion and Deviance Face Off in Madame de Sade
April 11, 2014
Benefit Concert Series for Rochester's Foodlink Wraps Up its Fifth Season
April 10, 2014
New Jazz Theory Book Designed for Student, Amateur, and Professional Musicians
April 9, 2014
For Sick, Elderly Patients, Surgical Decision Making "Takes a Village"
April 9, 2014
Larry and Cindy Bloch Provide Innovative Support for University of Rochester's Fundraising Program
April 9, 2014
Scholar Kenneth Gross Named First Holder of Alan F. Hilfiker Distinguished Professorship in English
April 8, 2014
EVENT: University Showcase Highlights Emerging Technologies
April 8, 2014
EVENT: Symposium Examines the Trouble with "Post-Blackness"
April 8, 2014
URMC Physician-Couple Gives $750K Gift to Orthopaedics
April 7, 2014
Feelings of Failure, Not Violent Content, Foster Aggression in Video Gamers
April 7, 2014
Eastman Musicians Accompany Screening of Silent Masterpiece
April 4, 2014
Researchers Set to Launch Phase 3 Trial for Parkinson's
April 2, 2014

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