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Upstate tour helps new NY speaker find his footing

Upstate tour helps new NY speaker find his footing

August 29, 2015

“The upstate-downstate divide is one of the oldest features of the state’s political system, said University of Rochester political scientist Gerald Gamm.

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What would Susan B. Anthony tweet today?

What would Susan B. Anthony tweet today?

August 25, 2015

Twice a week for at least the next 10 months, the Susan B. Anthony Center will tweet Anthony’s thoughts on topics such as health, relationships, education, race, mentoring, the family and, of course, voting.

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Its move-in day! Freshmen descend on UR campus

Its move-in day! Freshmen descend on UR campus

August 25, 2015

Sarah Dempsy left the Albany area before the sun rose, leaving for Rochester with her mom and a car full of supplies.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Nearly 1,300 freshmen forming the Class of 2019 will move into the University of Rochester’s River Campus

MEDIA ADVISORY: Nearly 1,300 freshmen forming the Class of 2019 will move into the University of Rochester’s River Campus

August 24, 2015

Freshmen and their parents from all over the country will arrive on River Campus on Tuesday, and be greeted by student volunteers who will unpack vehicles and bring luggage up to each student’s dorm.

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Health insurer mergers signify shift in health care marketplace

Health insurer mergers signify shift in health care marketplace

August 21, 2015

What may be just as significant about the planned mergers, experts say, is that they signify a major shift in the nation’s health care marketplace.

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Center brings Susan B. Anthony into the 21st century with  #SueBSays

Center brings Susan B. Anthony into the 21st century with  #SueBSays

August 21, 2015

While much is known about the famed suffragist’s stance on social equality and slavery, Susan B. Anthony also had lots to say on a variety of issues that still resonate today. This is why on Aug. 26, researchers from the Susan B. Anthony Center will launch a Twitter campaign aimed at connecting social media users with her opinions on an array of social issues, under the hashtag #SueBSays.

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The 20 most polite colleges in 2015, according to Grubhub

The 20 most polite colleges in 2015, according to Grubhub

August 20, 2015

Saying “please” and “thank you” can go a long way. In this case, it gets your college ranked as one of the most polite campuses.

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UR Medicine building new site for outpatient imaging, autism care

UR Medicine building new site for outpatient imaging, autism care

August 17, 2015

UR Medicine leaders will today break ground on a new building that will house a state-of-the-art outpatient Imaging Center, as well as the region’s first stand-alone clinic to integrate care of autism with pediatric neuromedicine and child and adolescent psychiatry services.

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FDA approves tool for diagnosing dementia in a doctor’s office

FDA approves tool for diagnosing dementia in a doctor’s office

August 10, 2015

A small company started by a neuroscientist at the University of Rochester has moved closer to providing doctors with a simple, computer-based tool to help detect early signs of Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia.

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The sleep position that best protects against Alzheimer’s

The sleep position that best protects against Alzheimer’s

August 7, 2015

Researchers say that sleeping on your side is best when it comes to your brain’s nighttime processes for clearing out waste and harmful chemicals.

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