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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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Accolades for work tracing Native women’s reproductive histories and their activism

Accolades for work tracing Native women’s reproductive histories and their activism

October 19, 2020

History professor Brianna Theobald earns two awards for her book “Reproduction on the Reservation: Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Colonialism in the Long Twentieth Century”

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Rochester’s Nobel laureates

Rochester’s Nobel laureates

October 5, 2020

With the announcement of his receipt of the 2020 Nobel Prize in Medicine, Harvey Alter ’56, ’60M (MD) is now the 13th Nobel laureate with ties to the University.

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Ralph Manchester honored with Lifetime Achievement Award from American College Health Association

Ralph Manchester honored with Lifetime Achievement Award from American College Health Association

June 17, 2020

Director of the University Health Service for more than 25 years, Manchester oversees a staff of 70 who deliver health and wellness services to students and employees and has effectively managed campus health crises, including outbreaks of measles and norovirus, and most recently, the response to COVID-19.

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Nine students, two alumni offered Fulbright grants

Nine students, two alumni offered Fulbright grants

May 13, 2020

Chosen from 21 University of Rochester semifinalists, nine students and two recent alumni have been offered 2020–21 grants in the Fulbright US Student Grant program.

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Theodore Brown receives Lifetime Achievement Award from American Association for the History of Medicine

Theodore Brown receives Lifetime Achievement Award from American Association for the History of Medicine

May 13, 2020

Over the course of his distinguished career, the professor emeritus of history and public health sciences has “advanced the cutting edge of medical historical scholarship and shaped the work of other historians.”

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2020 honorary degrees, medals, and teaching awards announced

2020 honorary degrees, medals, and teaching awards announced

May 13, 2020

The University of Rochester will bestow honorary degrees, medals, and awards to recognize the contributions of distinguished leaders, educators, and humanitarians.

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This year’s Art of Science competition a welcome respite from COVID-19

This year’s Art of Science competition a welcome respite from COVID-19

May 7, 2020

A student’s dazzling image of recrystallized urea, viewed under a microscope and shot with an iPhone, takes the top prize in the annual Art of Science competition.

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