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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Joanna Brougher

Name: Joanna Brougher ’04 Education (UR and additional): BS (Microbiology), BA (German), University of Rochester, 2004; MPH, University of Rochester; JD, Boston College Law School Current city/state of residence: Rochester, NY Job Title: Senior Counsel Employer: Vaccinex Family: Married with a one-year old son and two cats. Why did you choose to attend the University […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Jenna Anderson

Name: Jenna Anderson UR Major:  Biology (Microbiology and Immunology) Other UR Majors/Minors: Minors in Mathematics, Brain and Cognitive Sciences Additional Education: Masters degree in Biology (Infection Biology and Immunology) from Uppsala University, Sweden Current City, State of Residence: Uppsala, Sweden Job Title: PhD student in Vaccine Development (with focuses on Virology and Clinical Animal Science) […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Marika Osterbur

Name: Marika Osterbur ’11 Undergraduate Major(s): Microbiology with distinction in research, International Relations minor Beta Pi Pledge Class: Alpha Omega Occupation: MD/PhD student Education (UR and additional): Undergrad- UR, Medical/ Grad School- Albert Einstein College of Medicine Current city/state/country of residence: Bronx, NY Current Community activities: involved in the American Medical Association, American Medical Women’s Association, […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Dave Messenheimer

Name: Dave Messenheimer ’03 Education (UR and additional): BS (Microbiology/Immunology), University of Rochester, 2003; PhD in Progress from Oregon Health & Science Univ. Current city/state of residence: Portland, OR Job Title: Graduate Student/Cancer Researcher Employer: Oregon Health & Science University Community activities: Volunteer: Friends of Trees, Big Brothers Big Sisters NW, Community Tool Library, Foster […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Brian Kehoe

Name: Brian Kehoe Age: 32 Occupation: Legislative Analyst at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Education (UR and additional): B.S. in Biological Sciences and Microbiology, University of Rochester, 2002; J.D. University of Maryland School of Law. Current city/state of residence: Washington, DC Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? I chose the […]

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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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Undergrad’s Research Presentation Receives Conference Honors

Sierrah Grigsby given Interdisciplinary Research Award from ABRCMS

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Yaneve Fonge Earns Academic All-America Honors

It was a record-breaking season for University of Rochester weight thrower Yaneve Fonge. It’s been a highly successful academic year as well, and her latest honor verifies that.

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