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Anthony Green named chief of staff to the president, secretary to the Board

Anthony Green named chief of staff to the president, secretary to the Board

December 9, 2019

Anthony Green, deputy to the provost since 2016, has been named chief of staff to the president, and secretary to the Board of Trustees. President Sarah Mangelsdorf announced Green’s appointment, which is effective Jan. 1, 2020.

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Caterina Caiazza, Marc Seigfred selected new Genesee Staff Council co-chairs

Caterina Caiazza, Marc Seigfred selected new Genesee Staff Council co-chairs

December 5, 2019

The first co-chairs of the University’s new Genesee Staff Council share two main goals: better communication in the present, and a solid foundation for the future.

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Two Rochester scientists named AAAS fellows

Two Rochester scientists named AAAS fellows

November 26, 2019

Todd Krauss, professor and chair of the Department of Chemistry, and Benjamin Miller, Dean’s Professor of Dermatology, are being recognized this year for their “efforts toward advancing scientific applications that are deemed scientifically or socially distinguished.”

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Adrienne Morgan named associate vice president in Office of Equity and Inclusion

Adrienne Morgan named associate vice president in Office of Equity and Inclusion

November 25, 2019

Adrienne Morgan, assistant dean for medical education diversity and inclusion in the School of Medicine and Dentistry, will begin her new role as associate vice president on December 2.

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Public Safety’s Purple Box campaign to benefit children, families affected by domestic violence

Public Safety’s Purple Box campaign to benefit children, families affected by domestic violence

November 22, 2019

Now and through December 11, University community members can donate new toys, books, clothing, and other items in the purple drop-off boxes at points across University campuses.

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Princeton professor Eddie Glaude Jr. to deliver University’s 2020 MLK Commemorative Address

Princeton professor Eddie Glaude Jr. to deliver University’s 2020 MLK Commemorative Address

November 15, 2019

Eddie Glaude Jr. author of the book Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own, will deliver Rochester’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Address.

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Search for Warner School dean under way

Search for Warner School dean under way

November 14, 2019

A University committee has been appointed to begin a national search for the next dean of the Warner School of Education.

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National award honors University’s ‘exceptional’ Horticulture and Grounds program

National award honors University’s ‘exceptional’ Horticulture and Grounds program

November 13, 2019

The Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) has recognized the University of Rochester’s Horticulture and Grounds staff with a national award for exceptional grounds maintenance.

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Winter weather notifications: Everything you need to know

Winter weather notifications: Everything you need to know

November 8, 2019

Winter is almost upon us here in Rochester and the University’s emergency preparedness teams are ready with the plans and tools that keep the University operational and community members informed during snowstorms or severe weather.

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Farm-to-University: Local foods programs support community, sustainability

Farm-to-University: Local foods programs support community, sustainability

October 31, 2019

Autumn’s Harvest Farm is one of the University’s newest local food suppliers, providing sustainable pork, beef, and eggs to campus dining centers. The growth of local and responsible food purchasing has led to recent awards for University Dining Services.

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