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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Stephen Sedita

Name: Stephen Sedita Occupation: Acupuncture Physician Education (UR and additional): BA ’03, UR, PhD FAU, MS/BS Atlantic Institute for Oriental Medicine Current city/state/country of residence: Chattanooga TN Current Community activities: Community Acupuncture Clinic, Tong Ren, Tai Chi, Hiking Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? I like the close knit feel of […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Stephanie Klenotich

Name: Stephanie Klenotich Occupation: Doctoral Candidate Education (UR and additional): University of Rochester BS ’07; University of Chicago Ph.D. ‘13 Current city/state/country of residence: Chicago, IL Current Community activities: Chicago Youth Programs What activities were you involved in as a student and what did you gain from them? I was a member of the Varsity […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Liz Kaminsky

Name: Liz Kaminsky Occupation: Dental Student Education (UR and additional): B.A. in BCS from University of Rochester, Post-Bac Harvard University, DMD University of Connecticut Current city/state/country of residence: West Hartford, CT Current Community activities: Oral Health Screenings at community fairs, Special Olympics, American School for the Deaf Why did you choose to attend the University […]

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Spotlight on Humanities and Natural Sciences Alumni: Katie Hiler

Name: Kathryn Hiler Occupation: Graduate Student Education (UR and additional): (’09) B.A in Brain and Cognitive Science; B.A in English Literature Current city/state/country of residence: New York, NY When and how did you choose your major(s)? By the spring semester of my freshman year I was pretty sure I would major in BCS. I was […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Laura Osborne

Name: Laura Cowan Osborne Occupation: Early Childhood Special Education Teacher Education (UR and additional): BA Brain and Cognitive Sciences (double minor in history and psychology) University of Rochester, 2003; MA Early Childhood Special Education George Washington University, 2005; Certificate of Applied Behavior Analysis, George Mason University, 2009 Current city/state/country of residence: Alexandria, VA Why did […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Sarah Rosen Fink

Name: Sarah Rosen Fink Occupation: Scientist/Entrepreneur Education (UR and additional): BA ’13 in BCS from the University of Rochester, MA and PhD in Psychology from NYU Current city/state/country of residence: Hoboken, NJ Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? I visited the campus before choosing to attend the University of Rochester and […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Brittany Huber

Name: Brittany Huber Occupation: PhD Student this fall 2013 Education (UR and additional): University of Rochester B.S., ‘11 Swinburne University of Technology Current city/state/country of residence: South Burlington, VT, Fall 2013- Melbourne, VIC, Australia Current Community activities: Youth mentoring Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? I chose to attend the University […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Leslie Richardson

Name: Leslie Richardson Occupation: Optics Research Education (UR and additional): UR: BS 2007 BCS, BA 2007 Linguistics, Simon: MsBA 2011 Marketing Current city/state/country of residence: Rochester, NY When and how did you choose your major(s)? My freshman year, I really took advantage of U of R’s limited academic requirements (outside of your declared major), and […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Lisa Herzig

Name: Lisa Herzig Occupation: Developmental Pediatric Fellow Education: (’05) B.A. from University of Rochester, M.D. from SUNY Buffalo Current city/state/country of residence: Seattle, WA/USA Current Community activities: Volunteer at camp for children with disabilities When and how did you choose your major(s)? I chose my major after taking a BCS class in my first year. […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Paul Del Prato

Name: Paul Del Prato Occupation: Junior Research Scientist, NYU Education (UR and additional): BS BCS / BA Linguistics, ‘12 Current city/state/country of residence: NY, NY Current Community activities: research, gallivanting Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? I chose to attend UR because it was close to home, it is a quality […]

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