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Community Leadership Recognized
The Washington Monthly’s annual college guide ranked Rochester sixth for the percentage of students pursuing work in government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and public education after graduation. Read more . . .
Music Festival Welcomes Pulitzer Winner
Pulitzer Prize winner Jennifer Higdon is the headline guest for this year’s Women in Music Festival at the Eastman School, March 24 to 29. Read more . . .
Jim Thompson Named Special Counsel
Jim Thompson, who has served as the University’s chief advancement officer since 2005, has been appointed special counsel to President Joel Seligman. Read more . . .
Olympic Athletes to Join Panel Discussion
Two former 1976 U.S. Olympic women’s basketball players are scheduled to take part in a March 22 panel discussion on “40 Years of Title IX,” part of a daylong slate of events to honor longtime Yellowjackets coach and administrator Jane Possee. For more information, contact Terry Gurnett, associate director of athletics, at (585) 527-9110; email@example.com.
In Memoriam: Alejandro Zaffaroni ’49M (PhD)
Renowned biotechnology entrepreneur and innovator Alejandro Zaffaroni ’49M (PhD) is being remembered as a visionary known for turning what some believed were impossible ideas into products that helped millions of people. Read more . . .