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EVENT: High School Students get Dose of Med School Experience

July 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

WHAT: From the emergency room to the operating table, high school juniors and seniors enrolled in the Mini Medical School program at the University of Rochester will get a dose of what life is like for a medical school student. During this rigorous three-week program, students will tour labs, participate in hands-on workshops and activities, and […]

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Construction to Begin on Ronald Rettner Hall for Media Arts and Innovation

Construction to Begin on Ronald Rettner Hall for Media Arts and Innovation

July 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

The new building is designed to be a hub at the cross-section of the study of arts, sciences, and engineering on campus.

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Carillon Concerts Feature Performers from Belgium, the Netherlands, and Great Britain

Carillon Concerts Feature Performers from Belgium, the Netherlands, and Great Britain

June 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

A summer tradition continues at the University of Rochester as the Hopeman Memorial Carillon Recital Series kicks off Monday, July 9, on the River Campus. Free and open to the public, the series continues over the next three Mondays. Carillon artists from Great Britain, the Netherlands, Belgium, and the United States will visit Rochester to […]

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University Public Relations Professionals Earn Accolades from Industry Peers

University Public Relations Professionals Earn Accolades from Industry Peers

June 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Public relations professionals at the University of Rochester were recognized during the 2012 Rochester Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America PRism Awards held on Thursday, June 21. The PRism Awards celebrate excellence in the field of public relations and communications and the communications staff was awarded for their promotion of the research, innovations, […]

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Position of Provost to be Restructured

Position of Provost to be Restructured

June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Peter Lennie to become Provost and Dean of Faculty of AS&E; Rob Clark to become Interim Senior Vice President for Research On June 14, the University of Rochester Board of Trustees approved a restructuring of the Provost’s position recommended by President Joel Seligman following Provost Ralph Kuncl’s appointment as President of the University of Redlands. Read […]

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The Meliora Challenge Wins Industry Award

June 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) has awarded the University of Rochester the highest award for Fundraising Publications Packages in the Advancement field: the CASE Grand Gold Circle of Excellence Award. “This is great recognition for the University,” said Jim Thompson, senior vice president and chief advancement officer at the University of […]

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CollegeBound Initiative Honors Rochester as a Collegiate Partner

CollegeBound Initiative Honors Rochester as a Collegiate Partner

June 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

The CollegeBound Initiative, a program of the Young Women’s Leadership Network, has recognized the University of Rochester as a collegiate partner. Joel Seligman, president of the University, accepted the award during the organization’s second annual CBI Celebration in New York City last month. Rochester was honored alongside Cornell University and Gettysburg College for their commitment to […]

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University of Rochester Board Elects Four Trustees

University of Rochester Board Elects Four Trustees

June 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Real estate developer Ani Nazerian Gabrellian ’84, financial services executive Evans Lam ’83, ’84S (MBA), real estate and investment company president Ronald Rettner, and optics entrepreneur and scientist James Wyant ’67 (MS), ’69 (PhD) have joined the University of Rochester’s Board of Trustees. Gabrellian is a principal in Gabrellian Associates, a commercial real estate and […]

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EVENT: University Scientists Reverse Roles to Support National Foundation

June 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Aids Childhood Cancer Research Danielle Benoit, Ph.D. is accustomed to receiving funding from foundations to support the research in her Therapeutic Biomaterials Lab. But this weekend, Benoit and her students will be the ones raising funds for a foundation. Benoit, an assistant professor of biomedical engineering, and her fellow researchers will be stepping […]

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