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Professor emeritus of economics passes

Professor emeritus of economics passes

December 27, 2013

Stanley Engerman, the John Munro Professor of Economics at the University, remembers Walter Oi as an “incredible person” who advanced the field of economics under personal handicaps.

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University Commitment to Vets Lauded

University Commitment to Vets Lauded

December 20, 2013

The University of Rochester was named a Top Military-Friendly University in Military Advanced Education’s 2014 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities.

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NAACP President To Deliver MLK Address

NAACP President To Deliver MLK Address

December 17, 2013

Benjamin Jealous, the youngest president in the history of the NAACP, will deliver the 2014 MLK Commemorative Address on Friday, Jan. 24.

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Seligman, Wegman React to Finger Lakes Economic Funding

Seligman, Wegman React to Finger Lakes Economic Funding

December 11, 2013

Governor Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders announced $59.8 million in economic development support for the nine-county Finger Lakes region.

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Ebinger Named Geophysical Fellow

Ebinger Named Geophysical Fellow

December 10, 2013

The American Geophysical Union is honoring Ebinger for her “fundamental work on the evolution of continental rifts toward seafloor spreading in East Africa and Afar.”

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Eastman Pianist Dies

Eastman Pianist Dies

December 9, 2013

Tatiana Tchekina, assistant professor of accompanying at the Eastman School of Music, passed away Dec. 7 in an automobile accident.

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Eastman Mourns Passing of Tatiana Tchekina

Eastman Mourns Passing of Tatiana Tchekina

December 7, 2013

The entire Eastman community is shocked and deeply saddened to have learned about the accident that took the life of Tatiana Tchekina.

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EVENT: Concert Honors 40 Years of Carillon

EVENT: Concert Honors 40 Years of Carillon

December 6, 2013

One of just seven carillons in New York State, the University’s Hopeman carillon replaced the former 17-bell Hopeman Memorial Chime in 1973.

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EVENT: Kids Tackle Natural Disasters with LEGOs

EVENT: Kids Tackle Natural Disasters with LEGOs

December 5, 2013

WHAT: Creativity and science will come together at this weekend’s FIRST® LEGO® League(FLL®) Championship Tournament at the University of Rochester. The competition brings the top 36 teams, selected from a regional pool of 122 teams, to demonstrate their problem-solving skills, creative thinking, teamwork, competitive play, sportsmanship, and sense of community. This year’s “NATURE’S FURYSM” Challenge calls for the teams—made […]

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Earn a Master’s in Photo Preservation

Earn a Master’s in Photo Preservation

December 4, 2013

The University and George Eastman House is jointly offering a new master’s degree in Photographic Preservation and Collections Management (PPCM).

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