Sophomore Tyler Breen’s studies combine a passion for outdoor sportsmanship and conservation.
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This January, seniors Yanhan Ren, Sarah Joseph, and Nirlipta Panda, along with junior Harris Weber traveled to Boston to attend the National Collegiate Research Conference (NCRC).
Dan Savage is about to undertake something that’s never been done at the University of Rochester – a dual Ph.D. at The Institute of Optics and M.D. from the School of Medicine.
Owen Colegrove ’14 traveled to San Francisco last December for the American Geophysical Union annual meeting. There Colgrove had the opportunity to present research from his REU under the supervision of Dr. David Hathaway, an astrophysicist at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.
Sound ExChange, an ensemble of Eastman musicians, partners with RIT professors, Microsoft Studios, and RPYO through Farash Foundation grant.
Five current and former Optics students have won a $10,000 prize for their portable eye examining device.
Nine undergraduate students, Kristin Abramo ’15, Kevin Allan ’14, Alexandra Born ’15, Sarah Koniski ’14, Louis Papa ’14, Robert Rietmeijer ’15, Jamie Strampe ’15, Zhongwu Shi ’15, and Qianli Sun ’15, spent up to three months this summer throughout Germany with the DAAD-RISE program.
This summer, Anjalene Whittier ’14 spent a month in Punta Arenas, Chile as a part of a public health traineeship.
Wallis Nash ’15 participated in IES Abroad, where she interned at Europe Consulting, a social cooperative that helps to reintegrate homeless individuals into society by rebuilding their self esteem through a variety of programs.
This past June, four University of Rochester undergraduate students embarked on a month-long project to help reduce smoking in Leh, India.