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Adult students honored for academics, service

Adult students honored for academics, service

April 22, 2016

Nate Powers ’16, Ka’dya Donadelle, and Seth Mason ’16 and were among the 35 students honored on Wednesday, April 20, by the Rochester Area Colleges Continuing Education.

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2016 Best Translated Book Award finalists announced

2016 Best Translated Book Award finalists announced

April 20, 2016

Ten works of fiction and six poetry collections remain in the running for this year’s Best Translated Book Awards following the announcement of the two shortlists yesterday by Three Percent, the University’s translation-centric literary website.

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Joshua Dubler awarded Carnegie Fellowship to explore prison abolition

Joshua Dubler awarded Carnegie Fellowship to explore prison abolition

April 20, 2016

Joshua Dubler, assistant professor of religion, will spend the next two years pursuing the question of whether the prison itself is a necessary component of modern society.

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Pedro Vallejo-Ramirez ’16 named Gates Cambridge scholar

Pedro Vallejo-Ramirez ’16 named Gates Cambridge scholar

April 19, 2016

Pedro Vallejo-Ramirez ’16 is the first Rochester senior to be selected for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship, one of the most highly regarded international academic scholarship programs. The optical engineering major plans to pursue a master’s degree in biotechnology at Cambridge University.

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Do you know your Rochester Pulitzer Prize winners?

Do you know your Rochester Pulitzer Prize winners?

April 18, 2016

A total of 13 members of the University community have won the Pulitzer Prize since the awards were established in 1917. Take this quiz to see if you can match the winners and the works for which they won?

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Squash team has four All-Americans

Squash team has four All-Americans

April 6, 2016

For the second straight year and only the third time in the 58-year history of the University’s squash program, Rochester has four All-Americans, named by the College Squash Association.

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Artist Nate Hodge Receives Lillian Fairchild Award

Artist Nate Hodge Receives Lillian Fairchild Award

March 1, 2016

“The most inspiring thing about public art is its ability to reach a wide spectrum of people,” says Nate Hodge, local mural artist and this year’s recipient of the English department’s award.

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Winners named in Friends of Eastman Opera voice competition

Winners named in Friends of Eastman Opera voice competition

February 17, 2016

University of Rochester and Eastman School of Music students were honored in the annual competition spotlighting young opera talent.

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