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Warner School professor awarded Fulbright scholar grant

Warner School professor awarded Fulbright scholar grant

June 23, 2014

Associate professor Martin Lynch has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to teach and conduct research in Russia. Lynch will conduct research on the beliefs of local childcare and child development experts on what is needed to help children develop and thrive in psychologically and emotionally healthy ways.

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Executive MBA program evolving to meet professional, industry needs

Executive MBA program evolving to meet professional, industry needs

June 17, 2014

Simon will offer an innovative hands-on leadership module and an online component to allow busy executives to attend classes on campus just once a month.

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Scott Paauw, senior lecturer in linguistics, dies at 57

Scott Paauw, senior lecturer in linguistics, dies at 57

June 13, 2014

A self-described historian at heart, Paauw thought that the beauty of language lies in “how cultures interact, how cultures define their language, and how contact between languages, cultures, and societies reshapes the language.”

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Summer evening carillon concerts  feature world performers

Summer evening carillon concerts feature world performers

June 11, 2014

The annual event features carillonneurs who travel throughout the world to perform music specifically written for the instrument of bells. Concert-goers are encouraged to bring folding chairs, blankets, snacks or picnics, and relax on the lawn on the west side of Rush Rhees Library.

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Thomas DiPiero named dean of SMU’s Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences

Thomas DiPiero named dean of SMU’s Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences

June 10, 2014

DiPiero, dean for humanities and interdisciplinary studies in AS&E, will also serve as professor in the Departments of English and World Languages and Literatures at Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas.

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Gloria Culver appointed interim dean of the School of Arts & Sciences

Gloria Culver appointed interim dean of the School of Arts & Sciences

June 10, 2014

Culver, professor of biology, has chaired the department since 2010. She will take over from Joanna Olmsted, who is stepping down after seven years as dean of the school.

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Lemonade sale fights childhood cancer

Lemonade sale fights childhood cancer

June 5, 2014

Danielle Benoit and her fellow researchers will be serving lemonade and explaining their research in childhood cancer therapies at the 5th Annual Benoit Laboratory Lemonade Stand.

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Simon School Commencement 2014

Simon School Commencement 2014

June 2, 2014

The Simon Business School at the University of Rochester is holding Commencement ceremonies at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 8, 2014, in Kodak Hall at the Eastman Theatre in Rochester, NY.

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Emily Wylam named head swimming coach

Emily Wylam named head swimming coach

June 2, 2014

Wylam knows high-level competition, she knows high level academic achievement, and she brings a deep familiarity with a national private research university.

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Goodwin, Cox headline Meliora Weekend 2014

Goodwin, Cox headline Meliora Weekend 2014

May 28, 2014

Pulitzer Prize-winning presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin will deliver the keynote address at this year’s Meliora Weekend. Goodwin is the author of six best-selling books.

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