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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Sarah Lazer-Gomez

Name: Sarah Lazer-Gomez Occupation: Psychologist, New York City Police Department Education (UR and additional): Undergraduate – University of Rochester (’07): Major, Brain & Cognitive Science, Minor; Psychology and American Sign Language Graduate School – Long Island University, C.W. Post; Clinical Psychology, Psy.D. Current city/state/country of residence: New York, NY Why did you choose to attend […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Kate Kelliher

Name: Kate Kelliher Occupation: Graduate Student Education (UR and additional): University of Rochester, class of 2011: Brain and Cognitive Science, Linguistics, American Sign Language. Beginning Fall 2013 Bowling Green State University, Masters (2015?) and Ph.D. (2018?) in Speech Language Pathology Current city/state/country of residence: Bowling Green, OH Current Community activities: Rowing, bicycle touring, young adult […]

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Spotlight on Humanities Alumni: Michele Gruen

Name: Michele Gruen’07 Age: 29 Education (UR and additional): BA (American Sign Language), University of Rochester, 2007; Ed.M (Deaf Education), Boston University, 2010; M.Ed (Special Education: Students with Mild to Moderate Disabilities), Northeastern University (currently) Current city/state of residence: Brighton, MA Employer: Boston Public Schools Community activities: In 2012 I ran the Boston Marathon for […]

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Spotlight on Humanities Alumni: Jennika Stamm

Name: Jennika Stamm ’10 Age: 23 Education (UR and additional): B.A. in American Sign Language, University of Rochester, 2010 Current city/state of residence: South Brunswick, NJ Family: Married to another UR 2010 graduate (he graduated with a BS in Computer Science and a BA in Linguistics) Community activities: Volunteering at local wildlife rehabilitation centers When […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences and Humanities Alumni: Matt Hall

Name: Matt Hall Education (UR and additional): BA (Brain and Cognitive Sciences & American Sign Language), University of Rochester, 2003; MA, UC San Diego, 2008; Ph.D. UC San Diego, 2012. Current city/state of residence: Storrs, CT Job Title: Postdoctoral researcher Employer: UConn Community activities: I just arrived in Connecticut as fall turned into winter, so […]

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Spotlight on Humanities Alumni: Beth Goldstone

Name: Beth Goldstone Age: 28 Education (UR and additional): B.A. in American Sign Language, University of Rochester, 2005; Ed. S (School Psychology-in progress) Job Title: Substitute teacher, graduate student Employer: Rocky Mountain Deaf School Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? I visited Rochester and loved the charm of a small intimate […]

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Spotlight on Humanities Alumni: Dana Mittelman

Name: Dana Mittelman Age: 28 Occupation: American Sign Language/English Interpreter Education (UR and additional): B.A. in American Sign Language, University of Rochester, 2005. M.A. in Interpretation, Gallaudet University, 2009. Current city/state of residence: Washington, DC Family: Drew Mittelman (’68), father Community Activites: I’m a member of the national Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) […]

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Nine Rochester Students Awarded Fellowships for Graduate Research

Nine University of Rochester students and six alumni have been named recipients of the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships

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American Sign Language Meets American Idol

In a clever play on American Idol, undergraduates and high school students show off their knowledge of American Sign Language during Sign Idol

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