Student teams at the University of Rochester’s Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences will partner with local companies and institutions to solve real-world engineering problems. The annual Senior Design Day showcases more than 50 of these projects from all six Hajim School departments.
The University of Rochester is interested in potentially managing East High School. A letter from the university asks the state education commissioner to extend the deadline to February 2015 to submit proposals for East High.
“A surprising part of the problem, as I show in a new study in the Journal of Law and Courts, is linked to the American Bar Association’s system for rating judicial candidates, which plays a surprisingly large role in judge selection.” Maya Sen, assistant professor of political science
Click audio link to hear how one team of students designed a “Hemo-Box” to transport blood to patients needing transfusions at the University of Rochester Medical Center.
Cardiologists have published a comprehensive manual for physicians to improve the diagnosis and treatment of women with heart disease, because they need different care than men.
[translation] …a study of the University of Rochester has been conducted, which proves that the mere talk of love movies and other romantic comedies could lower the divorce rate from 24% to 11% during the first three years of marriage – or, a decrease of more than half the risk of divorce!
After three days of feeding about 1,000 kilograms of ice into the melter, scientist Vasilii Petrenko and his team will have captured enough methane gas – about 25 micrograms – for one sample that they and their colleagues can analyze to detect the rare carbon-14 isotope.
The naked mole rat might not be known for its good looks, but this tiny rodent has turned into a cash cow for researchers.