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Author, antiracist activist Ibram X. Kendi to deliver University’s MLK address

Author, antiracist activist Ibram X. Kendi to deliver University’s MLK address

December 16, 2020

Kendi, a best-selling author, professor, antiracist activist, and historian of race and discriminatory policy in America, will give a virtual speech as the event celebrates its 20th anniversary.

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RCCL changing name to Center for Community Engagement

RCCL changing name to Center for Community Engagement

November 13, 2020

The Rochester Center for Community Leadership’s new name reflects the center’s focus on connections with community partners.

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Military veterans find a home at University

Military veterans find a home at University

November 10, 2020

Rochester is annually recognized as a Best College for Veterans for its efforts to ensure service members can access the benefits of higher education. As we celebrate Veterans Day, meet just a few of the current University students who have served in our nation’s armed forces.

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Professors from AS&E recognized for excellence in undergraduate teaching

Professors from AS&E recognized for excellence in undergraduate teaching

October 22, 2020

Tanya Bakhmetyeva, Rudi Fasan, and Scott Seidman are this year’s recipients of the Goergen Awards, an annual recognition for faculty members in Arts, Sciences & Engineering.

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Tanya Bakhmetyeva ’06 (PhD) is a teacher and teammate in the classroom

Tanya Bakhmetyeva ’06 (PhD) is a teacher and teammate in the classroom

October 22, 2020

The associate professor of gender, sexuality, and women’s studies believes in empowering students through experiential learning.

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Rudi Fasan is a chemistry professor with all the elements of success

Rudi Fasan is a chemistry professor with all the elements of success

October 22, 2020

Fasan is being recognized for his commitment to training undergraduates to perform biological and organic chemistry research in the lab.

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Scott Seidman’s ‘particular set of skills’ helped faculty through challenges of distance learning

Scott Seidman’s ‘particular set of skills’ helped faculty through challenges of distance learning

October 22, 2020

The biomedical engineering professor, who is being recognized for undergraduate teaching, says his philosophy is to give students freedom with responsibility.

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Living a dream on American Ninja Warrior

Living a dream on American Ninja Warrior

October 16, 2020

Will Schlageter ’20 (T5), a former triple major at Rochester, is in the semifinals of the NBC sports competition.

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College finds a connection with students in Puerto Rico

College finds a connection with students in Puerto Rico

October 14, 2020

Puerto Rican students who arrived as guests after Hurricane Maria have made their mark on campus—and helped the College attract more students from the island.

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