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Board elects two members, honors three life trustees

Board elects two members, honors three life trustees

May 26, 2020

The University’s Board of Trustees welcomed two new members to the board this spring and recognized three members as life trustees.

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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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University Trustee and Board Chairman Emeritus<br />G. Robert Witmer Jr. ’59 remembered as leader ‘of great integrity, intelligence, and grace’

University Trustee and Board Chairman Emeritus
G. Robert Witmer Jr. ’59 remembered as leader ‘of great integrity, intelligence, and grace’

August 20, 2019

University Trustee and Board Chairman Emeritus G. Robert Witmer Jr. ’59—noted jurist, distinguished alumnus, longtime servant of the University and the Greater Rochester community, and a man known affectionately as “Mr. Rochester”—is being remembered this week as one of the institution’s most significant and beloved leaders. Witmer died Sunday evening, August 18.

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Board elects two members, honors five life trustees

Board elects two members, honors five life trustees

May 17, 2019

At its May meeting, the University’s Board of Trustees elected Naveen Nataraj ’97 and Kathy Waller ’80, ’83S (MBA) as new board members and recognized five individuals who were elected as life trustees.

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Richard Handler ’83 elected University Board chair

Richard Handler ’83 elected University Board chair

October 5, 2018

Handler, CEO and director of the Jefferies Financial Group, has served on the Board since 2005 and will begin his term as chair immediately, succeeding Danny Wegman.

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Board elects two members, honors life trustees

Board elects two members, honors life trustees

May 18, 2018

University President Richard Feldman said, “Joe Abrams and Liz Bruno are already engaged with important efforts at the University, and I look forward to working more closely with them in the future.”

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A Notice from the Special Committee of the Board of Trustees of the University of Rochester

January 9, 2018

The Report of the Independent Investigation will be released to the public and the University community on Thursday, January 11. Links to a livestream presentation and final report will be available here.

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University bestows three honorary degrees during  Meliora Weekend

University bestows three honorary degrees during Meliora Weekend

October 14, 2017

The University recognized the outstanding contributions of three distinguished individuals during Meliora Weekend: musicians Chick Corea and Steve Gadd ’68E, and Hugo F. Sonnenschein ’61, one of the nation’s most distinguished academic leaders.

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Message from the Board of Trustees Special Committee

Message from the Board of Trustees Special Committee

October 11, 2017

Further statement from the Trustee Special Committee on scope and process of the independent investigation and announcing the additions of faculty member and graduate student to the Committee.

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Message from the Special Committee of the University of Rochester Board of Trustees

Message from the Special Committee of the University of Rochester Board of Trustees

September 28, 2017

Today, the Special Committee overseeing the independent investigation into allegations of sexual harassment and retaliation at the University of Rochester announced a series of measures intended to confirm the rigor, fairness and transparency of the investigative process.

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