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Effecting change, one Urban Fellow at a time

Effecting change, one Urban Fellow at a time

July 25, 2014

Mayor Lovely Warren will recognize the Urban Fellows for their work in a variety of service projects, from marketing health programs and planning events for youth to fostering community and connecting businesses with vacant storefronts.

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Rochester students recognized for civic engagement

July 23, 2014

A closing ceremony for five Rochester Youth Year Fellows and 17 Rochester Urban Fellows is scheduled for Wednesday, July 30, in City Hall. The Fellows—22 undergraduates and recent college graduates from Rochester-area colleges—have spent from 10 weeks up to a year engaging in service projects and learning about urban issues in and around Rochester.

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Rochester grad recipient of Rotary Global Grant Scholarship

Rochester grad recipient of Rotary Global Grant Scholarship

July 23, 2014

The second Rochester graduate to earn this scholarship, Jordan Shapiro ’14 will use the grant to pursue a master’s degree at Aberystwyth University in Wales.

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Scientist Lynne E. Maquat named 2014 Athena Award winner

Scientist Lynne E. Maquat named 2014 Athena Award winner

January 16, 2014

The award recognizes women who excel in their professions, give back to their communities and mentor other women.

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Ching Tang Honored as Pioneer of Organic Electronics

Ching Tang Honored as Pioneer of Organic Electronics

October 17, 2013

The a professor of chemical engineering is being honored on two continents within the next week for his pioneering work on organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs).

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Eric Fredericksen Honored for Contributions to Online Learning

August 13, 2013

Eric Fredericksen, associate vice president of online learning, has been named a Sloan Consortium Fellow for his contributions to and leadership in online education. He will be recognized at the group’s International Conference on Online Learning in November. Read more…

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Friedman Honored in Beijing

July 2, 2013

Eby Friedman, Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, was honored for a career of consistent, exceptional, and original technical contributions in circuits and electrical systems.

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URMC Researcher Awarded Novartis Prize

July 1, 2013

The prize was awarded for Tim Mosmann and Robert Coffman’s research on how the body responds to different invaders.

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URMC Honored for Stroke, Cardiac Programs

URMC Honored for Stroke, Cardiac Programs

May 28, 2013

This is the fourth consecutive year that Strong Memorial Hospital has received the AHA/ASA Get With The Guidelines program’s highest honor, the Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.

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Eastman Ensembles Earn Chamber Awards

Eastman Ensembles Earn Chamber Awards

May 14, 2013

Two ensembles of Eastman School of Music students were winners at the 2013 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition at the University of Notre Dame.

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