Experience Rochester, a series of events created to bring the very best of Rochester directly to you. This special series exemplifies the University of Rochester’s commitment to lifelong learning. Launched through online events, this ongoing program is devoted to featuring topics and speakers unique to the University. Expand your knowledge and fulfill your intellectual curiosity through Experience Rochester.

Upcoming events

Upcoming events

View archived virtual lectures:

The Science and History of Solar Eclipses

Laura Ackerman Smoller
Professor of History

Dan M. Watson
Professor of Physics and Astronomy

and moderated by
Nicole Sampson
Robert L. and Mary L. Sproull Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences

Gene Therapy in Neurology: from benchside promise to clinical practice

Emma Ciafaloni, MD
Robert C. and Rosalyne H. Griggs Professor in Experimental Therapeutics of Neurological Disease

Bo Hoon Lee, ’13M (MD), ’18M (Res)
Assistant Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics

Samuel J. Mackenzie, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience, and Pediatrics

The Search for Life in the Universe

Adam Frank
Helen F. and Fred H. Gowen Professor of Physics and Astronomy & LLE Distinguished Scientist

Crypto Markets, Regulatory Environments, and the Collapse of FTX

Sevin Yeltekin
Dean of the Simon Business School

James Brickley

Senior Associate Dean for Faculty and Research, Simon Business School

The Effects of Supply Chain Disruptions on Trade, Output, and Prices

George Alessandria
Professor of Economics

Moderator: Roman Merga

PhD Candidate, Economics

Digital Diagnoses: Using Selfies to Detect Parkinson’s Disease

Ehsan Hoque
Associate Professor of Computer Science

Ray Dorsey
David M. Levy Professor of Neurology

Moderator: Wendi Heinzelman
Dean, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

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Expand your knowledge through these virtual lectures and presentations.