A&P’s downfall began in the 1950s, because it was slow to adopt the modern supermarket format, which typically involved a wide variety of branded goods and products, advertising and building stores in the suburbs, said Paul Ellickson, a professor at University of Rochester’s Simon School of Business.
If the University of Missouri succeeds in meeting a student demand for a faculty that’s 10 percent black in two years, it will likely be alone among its peers.
I’m good at abstracting things. It’s part of my job description as a theoretical astrophysicist. This weekend, however, I spent much of my time restraining that impulse. I didn’t want to hide in the comfort of a million-year perspective or the view from 30,000 light-years.
University of Rochester’s Junior Samir LeSage’s lost one of his closest friends in the terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday. He spoke about the tragedy Sunday night on campus with his classmates.
A team led by professors Steven Manly and Kevin McFarland was honored “for the fundamental discovery of neutrino oscillations, revealing a new frontier beyond, and possibly far beyond, the standard model of particle physics.”
The Center for Emerging and Innovative Sciences at the University of Rochester has been renewed by New York State as one of its Centers for Advanced Technology. It will receive $9.2 million in funding over the next 10 years, officials said.