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Spotlight On Humanities Alumni: Maura Rapkin

Name: Maura Rapkin Education: BA (Environmental Studies & Film and Media Studies), University of Rochester, 2011 Current city/state of residence: New York, NY Job Title: Cook Employer: Abigail Kirsch Catering Relationships Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? As an 18 year old, I was aware that I had no idea what […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Allison Sribarra

Name:Allison Sribarra Age: 32 Education (UR and additional): B.A. in Environmental Studies, University of Rochester, 2002; M.A. in Public Policy, University of Maryland, 2011. Current city/state of residence: Silver Spring, MD Job Title: Conservation Policy Coordinator Employer: Defenders of Wildlife Family: husband, Kartik and 3-month old son, Khai Community activities: participant in the Emerging Wildlife […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Allison Voetsch Pinto

Name:  Allison Voetsch Pinto Age: 32 Education (UR and additional): B.A. in Environmental Studies, University of Rochester, 2001. J.D. – Brooklyn Law School Current city/state of residence: Staten Isand, New York Job Title:  Attorney Employer:  The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? I […]

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Students Research Tobacco Use, Putting Theory into Practice

A startling statistic about the global tobacco epidemic inspired three UR students to travel to a Ladakh, India to research patterns of tobacco use among youth

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