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EVENT: “Jewish Studies Then, Jewish Studies Now”

EVENT: “Jewish Studies Then, Jewish Studies Now”

October 24, 2013

Aaron Hughes will give his first lecture as the Philip S. Bernstein Professor of Jewish Studies in the Department of Religion and Classics.

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Ensemble to perform at international percussion convention

Ensemble to perform at international percussion convention

October 23, 2013

The Eastman Percussion Ensemble will perform a showcase concert at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) on Nov. 16.

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Commom Core testing impacts middle school math practices

Commom Core testing impacts middle school math practices

October 21, 2013

The survey polled 366 middle school mathematics teachers in 42 of the 45 Common Core-adopting states.

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EVENT: Annual ‘Spooktacular’ brass concert

October 18, 2013

The Brass Choir will present its fifth annual Halloween-themed concert, “Spooktacular V: Dead Man’s Party.”

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2013 Polish Film Festival: A focus on real world events

2013 Polish Film Festival: A focus on real world events

September 15, 2013

Why this shift towards reality? According to critics, Polish film directors have started reading newspapers.

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What Math Teachers Think of Common Core

What Math Teachers Think of Common Core

July 24, 2013

Researchers examined middle school teachers’ perceptions of the new state standards, and of the current levels of support and preparation they are receiving to teach the CCSSM.

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Keyboardist Nominated for Gramophone Artist of the Year

Keyboardist Nominated for Gramophone Artist of the Year

July 2, 2013

Bezuidenhout, instructor of historical keyboards, has been described as “one of classical music’s brightest talents” by Early Music.

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5th International Conference on Motivation Begins

5th International Conference on Motivation Begins

June 27, 2013

University of Rochester experimental psychologists Edward Deci and Richard Ryan will deliver the opening talks on Thursday.

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Summer ‘Encounter’ for High School Organists

Summer ‘Encounter’ for High School Organists

June 27, 2013

The six-day “Advanced Pipe Organ Encounter” event features several other events that will be open to the public.

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‘Eastman Summer Sings’ Returns

‘Eastman Summer Sings’ Returns

June 27, 2013

Singers of all ages and abilities are again invited to take part in the popular Eastman-Rochester Chorus series of choral music reading sessions.

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