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Researchers solve ‘hot spot’ debate

Researchers solve ‘hot spot’ debate

July 31, 2019

Volcanic hot spots such as the ones that created the Hawaiian Islands have long been considered stationary points, but new data analyses provide conclusive evidence that hot spots are not fixed but are moving.

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University leaders emphasize value of international academic community

University leaders emphasize value of international academic community

June 21, 2019

A message from Richard Feldman, University president; Rob Clark, provost and senior vice president for research; and Jane Gatewood, vice provost for global engagement: Geopolitical tensions have increased the level of stress for many within our community, but we want to emphasize that the world of academic research and learning is enriched by multiple voices, […]

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Four high school teachers receive Singer Family Prize

Four high school teachers receive Singer Family Prize

May 20, 2019

A Commencement tradition for the past 12 years, the Singer Family Prize is given to high school teachers who have made a difference in the lives of the seniors who nominate them.

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Graduating seniors share memories, look ahead

Graduating seniors share memories, look ahead

May 9, 2019

Four seniors share their aspirations for the future and some favorite memories as members of the Class of 2019 in this episode of the Quadcast podcast.

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

March 20, 2019

Jeanette Colby, the University calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. Log in and check out the University Events Calendar  for more things to do. The calendar features a variety of events at all campuses, including the River Campus, Eastman School, Memorial Art Gallery, and Medical Center #1: Hear […]

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University announces tuition rates, financial aid for 2019-20

University announces tuition rates, financial aid for 2019-20

February 22, 2019

Tuition for University of Rochester undergraduates in the College in academic year 2019-20 will be $55,040, with financial aid rising 6.5% percent over the current year to $146 million. The tuition rate increase is 3.9 percent. Room and board will increase 3.75 percent to $16,470. Tuition for Eastman School of Music undergraduates will increase 3.8 […]

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Rochester scientists receive Sloan fellowships

Rochester scientists receive Sloan fellowships

February 20, 2019

Biologist Nancy Chen and chemist Ellen Matson are among this year’s recipients of Sloan Research Fellowships, recognizing young scientists for their research accomplishments and leadership in the scientific community.

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Quadcast transcript: What’s the problem with civility?

February 7, 2019

The complete transcript for the February 7, 2019 episode of the University of Rochester Quadcast podcast.

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Stock market ups and downs: A long view is in order

Stock market ups and downs: A long view is in order

November 13, 2018

How concerned should the investing public be about recent downturns in the stock market? While daily fluctuations make for interesting news stories, Simon Business School professor Bill Schwert advises investors to “take a long view.”

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

November 7, 2018

The calendar features a variety of events at all campuses, including the River Campus, Eastman School of Music, Memorial Art Gallery, and Medical Center.

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