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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Michael Peritz

Name: Michael Peritz Occupation: Engineer Education: BS Chemical Engineering and MS Chemical Engineering both UR Current job title: Process Engineer Current employer: Wollaston Alloys, Inc. Current city/state of residence: Brighton, MA Family: 1 When and how did you choose your major(s)? I went with chemical engineering, because I loved chemistry, but did not want to […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Molly Leitch

Name: Molly Leitch ’08 Age: 25 Occupation: Manufacturing Process Engineer Education (UR and additional): BS (Chemical Engineering), University of Rochester, 2008 Current city/state of residence: Nashville, Tennessee Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester?   Is it bad to say “soccer”?  I really lucked out that the team I wanted to play […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Ian Moltrup

Name: Ian Moltrup Education (UR and additional): BS Chemical Engineering ‘11 Current city/state of residence: Buffalo, NY Occupation: Chemical Engineer Current job title: Sales Application Engineer – Process Market Current employer: API Heat Transfer Inc. Community activities: Arcade Community Band When and how did you choose your major(s)? I began my studies in Chemical Engineering […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Guy Mongelli

Name: Guy Mongelli Occupation: Doctoral Student Education (UR and additional): B.S./M.S. Chem. Eng. ’10/’12 @ UR Current job title: Graduate Research Assistant Current employer: Case Western Reserve University Current city/state of residence: Cleveland, OH Community activities: Newman Community at CWRU and St. Anne’s Church of Cleveland When and how did you choose your major(s)?  On […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Elizabeth Hill

Name: Elizabeth Hill Age: 31 Occupation: Chemical Engineer Education (UR and additional): B.S. in Chemical Engineering, University of Rochester, 2003; PhD in Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007 Current city/state of residence: Eden Prairie, MN Family:  My husband, Frank and I enjoy hiking and canoeing northern MN with our one year old […]

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Research Internship Introduced Rochester Junior to German Culture

Chemical engineering major Maria Zapata ’14 explored Europe during a four-month research internship with the German national lab

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Laura Posner

Name: Laura Posner ’10 Occupation:  PhD Student Education (UR and additional):  BS (Chemical Engineering), University of Rochester, 2010. PhD (Chemical Engineering), Carnegie Mellon University, Expected 2015 Current city/state of residence:  Pittsburgh, PA Family:  Renny the cat Community activities:  Dog walking team leader, Animal Rescue League of Western Pennsylvania. Society of Women Engineers (SWE) What activities […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Samuel Frommer

Name:Samuel Frommer Occupation: Urban Planner Education (UR and additional): BS (Chemical Engineering), University of Rochester, 2007; MUP (Urban Planning) CUNY Hunter, 2013 Current city/state of residence: Brooklyn, NY When and how did you choose your major? I started at UR with the intention of studying biomedical engineering, but after the first semester I switched to […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Matt Herron

Name: Matt Herron Age: 31 Occupation: Engineer, FBI Education (UR and additional): B.S. / M.S. in Chemical Engineering, University of Rochester, 2002. Current city/state of residence: Chicago, IL Community activities: playing sports, going to church, fighting crime, crushing evil. Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? I thought Chemical Engineering sounded like […]

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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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