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Valerie Alhart

Valerie Alhart
Press Officer for Humanities and Broadcast Media
(585) 276-3256, valerie.alhart@rochester.edu
@Valhart_URcomm

Covers: humanities, the arts



Play explores morality, corporate responsibility
February 20, 2014

Digital artist receives Lillian Fairchild Award
February 5, 2014

Beatlemania at 50
February 5, 2014

David Barnstone

David Barnstone
Press Officer for Engineering and Science

(585) 276-4061 
dbarnsto@ur.rochester.edu

Covers: Sciences, engineering (specifically, CEIS, computer science, electrical and computer engineering, laboratory for laser energetics, optics, mechanical engineering, physics and astronomy, Office of the Dean of Engineering and Applied Sciences)



Parasitic DNA stops “jumping” when protein takes charge
September 23, 2014

Lecture by world-renowned physicist brings quantum mechanics to the masses
September 8, 2014

Researchers send electricity, light along same super-thin wire
September 4, 2014


Peter Iglinski

Peter Iglinski
Press Officer for Science and Public Media

(585) 273-4726
peter.iglinski@rochester.edu

Covers: Sciences, engineering (specifically, biology, biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, chemistry, linguistics, mathematics, earth & environmental sciences, the Skalny Center for Polish and Central European Studies)



Less effective DNA repair process takes over as mice age, biologists find
September 9, 2014

Targeting cells’ protein-making machinery may stop harmful bacteria
September 7, 2014

University Scientists Reverse Roles to Support National FoundationJune 6, 2012

Sara Miller

Sara Miller
Public Information Coordinator/Spokesperson

(585) 275-4128
smiller@ur.rochester.edu



Alumnus gift to expand, improve athletic facilities
January 18, 2014

White House report highlights efforts to enhance access
January 16, 2014

Statement from President Seligman on LLE funding
January 16, 2014

Monique

Monique Patenaude
Interim Press Officer for Social Sciences
Interim Press Officer for Student Life and Teaching
(585) 276-3693, monique.patenaude@rochester.edu

Covers: Psychology, brain and cognitive sciences, economies, history, political science, and River Campus Libraries; and student life and campus activities.


Leonor Sierra

Leonor Sierra
Press Officer for Engineering and Science   

(585) 276-6264
lsierra@ur.rochester.edu 

Covers: Sciences, engineering (specifically, CEIS, computer science, electrical and computer engineering, laboratory for laser energetics, optics, mechanical engineering, physics and astronomy, Office of the Dean of Engineering and Applied Sciences)


How stellar death can lead to twin celestial jets
February 14, 2014

Undergrad’s summer research leads to Science
January 31, 2014

Teen makes semi-finals in Intel competition
January 22, 2014