Sara Miller

Sara Miller serves as public information coordinator/spokesperson for the University.

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Rochester earns National Weather Service StormReady certification

Rochester earns National Weather Service StormReady certification

July 28, 2015

The NOAA’s National Weather Service (NWS) has recognized the Rochester as a StormReady® university for its preparedness to handle all types of severe and potentially life-threatening weather. Rochester is the first private university in New York State to be certified StormReady.

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Vice President Biden, Governor Cuomo announce that Rochester will be headquarters for nation’s newest manufacturing innovation hub

Vice President Biden, Governor Cuomo announce that Rochester will be headquarters for nation’s newest manufacturing innovation hub

July 27, 2015

The University of Rochester is a key partner in a consortium that has won a national competition to advance U.S. photonics manufacturing capability. The new American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics (AIM Photonics) will be headquartered in Rochester, New York.

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Singer Awards recognize those who changed lives of four UR graduates

Singer Awards recognize those who changed lives of four UR graduates

June 9, 2015

Each year, seniors in the College are invited to nominate a high school teacher for consideration for the Singer Family Prize. The four award winners receive a plaque and $3,000, as well as $2,500 for their school.

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Preliminary construction work to begin June 15 at site of new Wegmans Hall

Preliminary construction work to begin June 15 at site of new Wegmans Hall

June 3, 2015

The new building will be located at the current midway point of Hutchison Rd., in between Hopeman and Hylan buildings. As part of the overall construction plan, Hutchison Rd. will no longer be a thoroughfare and will be permanently reduced to only provide access into the Wallis Hall parking lot and Dewey Parking Lot.

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MC10 partners with University to advance patient-centered research

MC10 partners with University to advance patient-centered research

May 28, 2015

Massachusetts company MC10 will join forces with the University to test its BioStamp wearable biometric technology in various clinical settings, and to work to translate patient healthcare data into new treatments and predictive health analytics.

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President announces Elizabeth Stauderman as new vice president for Communications

President announces Elizabeth Stauderman as new vice president for Communications

May 28, 2015

Stauderman is an experienced leader in external relations, institutional positioning and issues management. Her career in higher education of more than 20 years has included roles in communications, alumni relations, annual fundraising, and student affairs.

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University statement on OCR notification

May 26, 2015

We received a letter from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights (OCR) that it will investigate a University of Rochester student’s complaint about the way that the university handled her charge of sexual assault. When OCR receives such a complaint, it undertakes a broader, comprehensive review of a university’s handling of sexual misconduct complaints for a period of years.

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Ron Paprocki to retire after more than 45 years working at the University

Ron Paprocki to retire after more than 45 years working at the University

May 19, 2015

His career at the University spans more than 45 years and five Rochester presidents. Just after graduation, Paprocki began work in the College, first serving in academic support and counseling positions, and later advancing to budgeting and planning work.

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Danny Wegman elected University board chair-elect, four new trustees named at May meeting

Danny Wegman elected University board chair-elect, four new trustees named at May meeting

May 14, 2015

The University Board of Trustees elected Rochester business and civic leader Danny Wegman as board chairman-elect at its May meeting, to begin a five-year term following the May 2016 Board meeting. Wegman, CEO of Rochester-based Wegmans Food Markets, Inc., has served as a University trustee for more than 15 years.

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Public Safety investigator Lorraine Strem honored by Rochester Press-Radio Club

Public Safety investigator Lorraine Strem honored by Rochester Press-Radio Club

May 4, 2015

Strem, who recently joined Public Safety from the Rochester Police Department, received the Hometown Heroes award for her efforts to bring greater awareness to the issue of domestic violence and greater support to victims and families.

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