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Sara Miller

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

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Joan Saab named new vice provost of academic affairs

Joan Saab named new vice provost of academic affairs

February 5, 2018

In this newly created position in the Office of the Provost, Saab will strategize and coordinate key efforts that advance the University’s academic missions, as well as guide the accreditations, assessments and policies related to academic personnel and academic affairs.

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Rochester has an opportunity to be a model of respect for all, says Richard Feldman

Rochester has an opportunity to be a model of respect for all, says Richard Feldman

January 14, 2018

In a message to mark the start of the spring semester, Richard Feldman, interim president designate, says he hopes the University community can begin a period of healing and rebuilding, a process guided by “our respect for each other and our differences in a campus community that is safe and inclusive for all.”

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Richard Feldman appointed interim president

Richard Feldman appointed interim president

January 12, 2018

The Board of Trustees has announced that professor Richard Feldman, former dean of the College, will serve as interim president. Professor Feldman has served the University for more than 40 years. He will replace Joel Seligman, who has announced he will step down as president on February 28.

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Seligman steps down as president to establish ‘fresh perspective’

Seligman steps down as president to establish ‘fresh perspective’

January 11, 2018

University of Rochester President and CEO Joel Seligman announced his resignation Thursday, effective February 28, bringing to a close one of the more transformative chapters in University leadership.

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A Notice from the Special Committee of the Board of Trustees of the University of Rochester

January 9, 2018

The Report of the Independent Investigation will be released to the public and the University community on Thursday, January 11. Links to a livestream presentation and final report will be available here.

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University departments join Public Safety in donating record Purple Box gifts

University departments join Public Safety in donating record Purple Box gifts

December 21, 2017

The Willow Center’s Purple Box campaign, which takes place every November in recognition of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, collects new toys and more for children and mothers.

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Rochester’s International Year in Review

Rochester’s International Year in Review

December 20, 2017

The University of Rochester’s Office for Global Engagement is home to the services, programs and staff that support international research and engagement, study abroad opportunities, and students that come to Rochester from 138 countries to study here.  Making the world ever better is part of our identity. Below are some highlights of global growth, research, […]

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New York State Paid Family Leave Act goes into effect Jan. 1

New York State Paid Family Leave Act goes into effect Jan. 1

December 12, 2017

Many University employees—about two-thirds of the employee base—will automatically receive Paid Family Leave (PFL) as a benefit starting in the new year. Human Resources has developed a full FAQ about how PFL will work at the University.

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Planning ahead for winter weather notifications

Planning ahead for winter weather notifications

December 5, 2017

In anticipation of the winter season, the University’s emergency preparedness teams are readying the services that keep the University operational and community members informed during severe weather.

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Update on Independent Investigation from Trustee Special Committee

Update on Independent Investigation from Trustee Special Committee

November 29, 2017

The Special Committee of the University of Rochester’s Board of Trustees announced today that an Independent Investigation into allegations raised in a complaint to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) will be completed by early January.

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