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Works by Eastman grads lauded

Works by Eastman grads lauded

December 16, 2015

Several Eastman School of Music musicians have been named to the best recording lists of three national publications.

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Maternal exposure to anti-depressant SSRIs linked to autism in children

Maternal exposure to anti-depressant SSRIs linked to autism in children

December 14, 2015

“We would not want people to feel guilty,” said (Susan) Hyman, a professor of neurodevelopmental pediatrics at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

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46 3  Cuomo takes $500M victory lap in Rochester

46 3 Cuomo takes $500M victory lap in Rochester

December 14, 2015

Joel Seligman, also co-chair of the FLREDC and president of University of Rochester, said that although the region won the grant funding, the work was far from done.

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Major mover

Major mover

December 11, 2015

Ronald Paprocki retires from the University of Rochester next month after nearly 50 years of being part of major decisions affecting the campus, the medical center and the community.

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Rochester region gets $500 million in Upstate Revitalization

Rochester region gets $500 million in Upstate Revitalization

December 11, 2015

It’s almost like the Finger Lakes just hit the lottery — big time. “This is huge,” said Joel Seligman, who doubles as the University of Rochester president and co-chair of the Finger Lakes Regional Economic Development Council.

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How Amazon came to dominate fiction in translation

How Amazon came to dominate fiction in translation

December 9, 2015

“Three times more than the next press. Three times!” Chad Post wrote on Sunday, on the database of American translated fiction that he runs on the University of Rochester’s Three Percent blog.

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Exposure to chemicals lowers babies’ TB vaccine response

Exposure to chemicals lowers babies’ TB vaccine response

December 9, 2015

The two chemicals shown to lower the body’s response to the vaccine are present in nearly all people because of the long time they take to degrade in the environment.

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Several local musicians receive Grammy nominations

Several local musicians receive Grammy nominations

December 7, 2015

Several local musicians from the Eastman School of Music have received Grammy nominations this year. They include the Eastman school’s professor of lute, Paul O’dette and Eastman graduates Bob Ludwig, Maria Schneider, John Fedchok, Kristian Bezuidenhout, Martha Cluver, and Eric Dudley for the 58th Annual Grammy awards.

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Douglass daguerreotype unveiled at University Of Rochester

Douglass daguerreotype unveiled at University Of Rochester

December 7, 2015

One of the earliest photographic images of Frederick Douglass is on display at the University of Rochester in the form of a daguerreotype.

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