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Valerie Alhart

Valerie Alhart is press officer for humanities and broadcast media, and covers humanities and the arts at the University.

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Amy Waldman Wins Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for Fiction

Amy Waldman Wins Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for Fiction

September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

The annual award will be given for Waldman’s post 9/11 novel, The Submission, which has received national acclaim. As part of the award ceremony, Waldman will give a reading from the novel and there will be a book signing and reception after the event.

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Excitement Builds as Fringe Festival Opens

Excitement Builds as Fringe Festival Opens

September 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Vanessa Mangione Quartet (above) — all graduates of the Eastman School of Music — are among the performers at Rochester’s first-ever Fringe Festival, which opened on Wednesday. University students, faculty, and alumni are among the more than 200 performances scheduled for the five-day fest.

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Cerulli Appointed Director of Anthony Center

Cerulli Appointed Director of Anthony Center

September 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Catherine Cerulli, an academic and legal leader with more than two decades of commitment to battling domestic violence and victimization, has been named director of the University’s Susan B. Anthony Center for Women’s Leadership.

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Professor Wins Latin American Studies Association Book Award

Professor Wins Latin American Studies Association Book Award

August 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Beth Jörgensen, professor of Spanish-American literature, has won the 2011 book award in the humanities for her book Documents in Crisis: Nonfiction Literatures in Twentieth Century Mexico,

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Construction to Begin on Ronald Rettner Hall for Media Arts and Innovation

Construction to Begin on Ronald Rettner Hall for Media Arts and Innovation

July 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

The new building is designed to be a hub at the cross-section of the study of arts, sciences, and engineering on campus.

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