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Rochester to host hundreds of entrepreneurship professionals for international conference

Rochester to host hundreds of entrepreneurship professionals for international conference

February 5, 2016

This fall, more than 350 entrepreneurship experts from the United States and abroad will arrive in Rochester for the 2016 Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers, or GCEC

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Statement from President Joel Seligman on Constantino’s Market Closing at College Town Feb. 1, 2016

Statement from President Joel Seligman on Constantino’s Market Closing at College Town Feb. 1, 2016

February 1, 2016

The University has learned that Constantino’s Market, one of College Town’s original tenants, plans to close effective Feb. 13.

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University moves toward all antibiotic-free chicken

University moves toward all antibiotic-free chicken

January 29, 2016

In working with Aramark and local suppliers, Dining Services has been able make this large-scale pledge without additional costs to students or customers.

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Presidential Diversity Award recipients recognized

Presidential Diversity Award recipients recognized

January 26, 2016

The recipients of the 2016 Presidential Diversity Award are Janice Holland, senior HR representative, diversity specialist/facilitator, and community liaison; the One Community program; and Kathy Rideout, dean of the School of Nursing.

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Commission reviewing public safety report

Commission reviewing public safety report

January 20, 2016

A review of the 2011 Security Commission Report—which called for the implementation of a mixed system of both sworn peace officers and nonsworn officers and resulted in the renaming of University Security to the Department of Public Safety, among other recommendations—is under way.

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Susan B. Anthony Center honors music educator Donna Brink Fox with Lifetime Achievement Award

Susan B. Anthony Center honors music educator Donna Brink Fox with Lifetime Achievement Award

January 15, 2016

Brink Fox will be honored at the Susan B. Anthony Legacy Brunch, a long-standing University tradition that celebrates Anthony’s campaign for equal rights and to win women admission to the University in 1900.

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National Urban League president to deliver MLK Commemorative Address

National Urban League president to deliver MLK Commemorative Address

January 13, 2016

Marc Morial, president of the National Urban League and former mayor of New Orleans, will deliver the University of Rochester’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Address on Saturday, January 23.

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Rochester Police Department and Public Safety to conduct joint preparedness drills on River Campus Jan. 5

December 31, 2015

These live exercises are intended to test crisis response capabilities and coordination among local response units by using a realistic scenario.

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2015: The year in pictures

2015: The year in pictures

December 23, 2015

With 2015 coming to a close, we asked University photographer J. Adam Fenster to select his favorite Rochester photos from the past year.

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Tynelle Stewart named new Education Abroad program director

Tynelle Stewart named new Education Abroad program director

December 21, 2015

About one-third of undergraduates at the University of Rochester study abroad, double the national average. Stewart will join the University of Rochester in early January.

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