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Volume 35 Index (2007)

  • December 17, 2007 #20
    Rochester scholarship to aid city students
    Grammy nods for Eastman musicians
    Award recognizes staff dedication service
    Business leaders join trustees
    Rothenberg named to Corrigan-Minehan Professorship
    Mt. Hope Center recognized for outreach program
    Students learn the art and business of literary translation
    Computer engineer Marc Feldman dies
    Banner year for study abroad
    Health care rates reduced for part-time faculty, staff
    Exhibit offers rarely seen glimpse into China's past and future
    Research yield new class of shape-retaining rubber
    Awards & Honors
    In Brief
  • December 3, 2007 #19
    Imaging Center reports record impace on state economy
    Eastman senior to study in United Kingdom as Marshall Scholar
    He's fierce. He's formidable. But what's his name?
    River Campus Holiday Social
    Activist Andrew Young to deliver MLK Commemortive Address
    University great place to work for scientists
    Department of Energy renews contract with LLE
    Mos Def turns hip-hop passion into thriving business
    Political scientist named director of Polish studies center
    President's sustainability council to addresss 'global challenge'
    Medical Center employee uses injury to inspire returning war veterns In Brief
  • November 12, 2007 #18
    Think globally for International Education Week
    Novelist Maryse Condé reflects on memory
    Simon announces $5.4M in major gifts
    Philosophy and computer science professor Henry Kyburg dies
    Competition spotlights tomorrow's vocal stars
    Ramblers harmonize their way to the top
    Move, Over, Mona Lisa
    Political scientist celebrates milestones, offers his views on voting trends
    Investiture of Douglas Lowry
    Research Roundup
    In Brief
  • October 29, 2007 #17
    Major donation boots muscular dystrophy research efforts
    Jody Asbury steps down as dean of students
    Gift establishes optical engineering center
    Grants make college a reality for local students
    The New Yellowjacket
    Biologists' work suggests 'X-effect' plays a powerful role in evolution
    Eastman festival pays tribute to Alfred Mann
    Awards and Honors
    Found in translation: New press brings world literature to English readers
    In Brief
  • October 1, 2007 #15
    Medical Center to apply for major patient care expansion
    Festival marks the birth of an organ
    PBS documentary spotlights cardiac specialists Enroll now: heath care plans & life insurance
    Students mobilize to honor Gandhi's legacy of service
    Scientists apply mathematics to investigate invisible 'wormholes'
    Political scientist offers remedy for government spending gone wild
    Dining makes the shift to buying local as part of the sustainability effort In Brief
  • September 17, 2007 #14
    Health care plans: Open enrollment begins
    State grant funds Eastman expansion
    Warner grant addresses teacher shortage
    New procedures for reporting discrimination
    Laser Logo
    University celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
    Rochester researchers detect supersonic 'rain' on newborn star
    Alumnus talks to CNN about teaching in New Orleans
    McCrory reappointed director of Laboratory for Laser Energetics and vice provost
    Photo essay Convocation
    In Brief
  • September 4, 2007 #13
    Seligman begins treatment for curable cancer
    As if we didn't already know . . . Eastman's hot
    Chiverton stepping down as nursing dean
    Register now for Meliora Weekend
    New projects spotlight humanities
    One species' genome discovered inside another's
    High marks for political science PH.D. grads
    College educators honoreed for excellence with 2007 Goergen Awards
    The stories, not the scores, are the real thrill for athletics' Dennis O'Donnell
    In Brief
  • July 30, 2007 #12
    September marks launch of new logo
    New center caters to emerging
    Two teams emerge as Eat Well Live Well champs
    Students place first in national design competition
    Librarian wins inaugural Messinger award
    Works by Library staff on view
  • July 2, 2007 #11
    University surpasses $1.3M United Way goal
    Series fosters dialogue on health issues
    Riverview offers new student housing option
    Engineering fgor the Americas
    Make the switch from paper to plastic
    Rochester biologist searches for clues to dwindling honeybee population
    On the Hunt for Bugs
    DiPiero aims to bring humanities to forefront in new post
    Get Creative This Summer
    Carillon series features performers from around the globe
    In Brief
    Awards and Honors
  • June 4, 2007 #10
    New provost, Eastman dean complete leadership team
    Rochester a top choice for more freshmen
    University to host Gandhi Institute
    Work on Rush Rhees Library renovations to continue into the fall
    Library Road construction zone
    Larry Arbeiter named associate vice president for communications
    Ralph Kuncl aims to chart University's future course as provost
    Eastman's new dean points to rapidly evolving nature of music
    Scientist's work puts 'quantum cat' to the test
    University offers new music service
    Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition
    Commencement Weekend 2007
  • May 14, 2007 #9
    Goergen Hall ribbon cutting set for May 17
    Changes planned for campus bus service
    Honorary degrees to be awarded to jackson, Golisano, Solow
    Teaching Awards
    Class of 2007
    Commencement ceremonies
    First annual Singer awards pay tribute to high school heros
    In Brief
    Scholarships honor alumnus killed on September 11
    Taubman named chair of Medicine
    Faculty and Student Honors
    Photos of new Goergen Hall
  • April 30, 2007 #8
    Grant endows Alan and Jane Handler Scholars
    Donation advances cancer diagnosis and patient care
    Gift establishes professorship at Simon
    Lots of music, a little drama, and tons of talent
    Campus safety: Staying proactive
    Simon receives namesake's flag collection
    Pat Chiverton says nurses are today's health care innovators
    Summer institute lets students test drive a career in business
    Orientation leaders help freshmen make the leap from home to campus
    Awards and Honors
    Dentistry launches digital archive as a community resource
  • April 16, 2007 #7
    Shirley Ann Jackson to give Commencement address
    Funding earmarked for nanotech center
    University joins lockal health challenge
    New Building, New Science, New Jobs
    Eastman's Mosaic Series
    Powell headlines Meliora Weekend
    Scienctist shares latest updates on flu research and the quest for a better vaccine
    Physicist Steve Manly wins national award for teaching excellence
    Conference examines the "War on Terror" from an Eastern world perspective
    Geophysicist travels to Africa to uncover details about Earth's past
    In Brief
  • April 2, 2007 #6
    Tutition rates set for 2007-08
    Dean Lennie outlines administrative changes in the College
    Rocester joins hundreds of schools nationwide for Recyclemania
    Goergen Award nominations due April 20
    Students take a trip back to the roaring 1920's to grasp the birth of modernism
    Faculty, stuents organize University's first sustainability conference
    Civil rights scholars Guinier, Torres present new lecture series
    King Lear with a Contemporary Twist
    In Brief
  • March 19, 2007 #5
    State grant jump-starts Eastman renovations
    $20 million boosts AIDS research
    Writer Laura Nash shares thoughts on success
    Piece Process
    Ongoing project examines obstacles and opportunties facing women in music
    Newman Cup raises awareness about New York's migrant community
    Ramblers make international debut in London
    Key appointments in Advancement
    St. Baldrick's Day head shaving creates quite a buzz
    In Brief
  • March 5, 2007 #4
    No, The Sweatshirts are not on backward
    Urban education expert to give Scandling lecture
    University moves closer to new logo design
    Avoid slips and falls this winter
    Genome Sequencing Reveals a Key to Efficient Ethanol Production
    Findings show seeing the color red can hurt academic performance
    African drumming, jazz workshops, and more highlight Summer at Eastman
    Algier expands role in student life
    New Acquisition Captures the Imagination
    In Brief
    Awards and Honors
  • February 19, 2007 #3
    Jesse Jackson Remembers King
    Super-thin filter opens possibility for better dialysis, fuel cells, and more
    Helen Thomas: Women's History Month Featured Speaker
    Study suggests action-packed video games can improve vision
    Vice Provost Moore sees 'exciting opportunity' for entreneurship
    Awareness week focuses on healthy body image
    Survey offers insight into how students cope with stress, pressure
    Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Address
    New Program connects recent graduates to local youth In Brief
    Awards and Honors

  • February 5, 2007 #2
    University sets United Way campaign goal
    Corrigan endows professorship, scholarships
    Simon School moves up on Financial Times list
    Carpool program aids commuters
    Awards and Honors
    Simon revamps Executive M.B.A. program
    Anthony Dinner salutes women
    Humanities Project reveals vitality of academic life through art, dialogue
    Mortgage incentive programs make home buying a little easier
    Senior wins Churchill Scholarship to study math at Cambridge
    In Brief
    New approach to fraternity and sorority life receives national attention
    Presidential Portrait

  • January 22, 2007 #1
    New Doris Johns Cherry Professor
    Tributes to King focus on injustice
    Researchers find new use for photons
    Health benefits task force to consider all options, says Chuck Murphy
    New poetry anthology reveals human side of being a doctor
    Men's basketball coach earns 500th career win
    Warner students sharpen leadership skills by developing Wiki
    Willie Cole's 'Anxious Objects' on view

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