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Business Report: Eastman Business Park is the backdrop for a Netflix show

In the latest WXXI Business Report, a new survey of business leaders by the New York Federal Reserve shows continued expansion in the service sector....
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Mon, 08/19/2019 - 8:41am
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University of Rochester’s first female president starts

Sarah Mangelsdorf beamed as she was introduced to the University of Rochester’s campus, from its quad to its libraries and tunnel system. The new...
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Tue, 07/02/2019 - 10:22am
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A fraternity at the University of Rochester suspended after hazing charges

Officials at the University of Rochester say that a fraternity has been suspended because of hazing charges. A chapter of Sigma Alpha Mu (also called...
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Thu, 06/06/2019 - 8:18pm
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UR hires first VP for equity and inclusion

The University of Rochester has hired a vice president who will have a focus on equity and inclusion to address what the interim president calls the...
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Tue, 06/04/2019 - 7:37am
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Eastman School of Music to establish professorship honoring Paul Burgett

An anonymous gift will establish a professorship at the Eastman School of Music honoring the legacy of Paul Burgett, who died last year. Burgett was a...
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Wed, 05/15/2019 - 10:08am
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University of Rochester to receive congressional collection of Louise Slaughter

The University of Rochester will receive the official congressional collection of the late Rep. Louise Slaughter. Slaughter served as a member of...
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Wed, 05/15/2019 - 5:25am
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Conductor inspires UR students to challenge selves, society

Conductor Dr. Rachel Waddell describes music as a “performing tool to bring people together.” She views her work with the orchestras at the University...
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Wed, 04/17/2019 - 1:20pm
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When sarcasm in the classroom builds bridges

If delivered in the right way, sarcasm has a constructive purpose in the classroom, according to a recent study from the University of Rochester. Joanne...
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Tue, 04/02/2019 - 8:11am
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Nobel Prize recipient and former UR researcher to deliver commencement address in Rochester

A Nobel Prize recipient, who received her doctorate from the University of Rochester, will deliver the university’s commencement address in May. Last...
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Tue, 03/05/2019 - 6:00pm
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UR names Sarah Mangelsdorf as its next president

The University of Rochester has named a new president. On Monday morning, UR announced that Sarah Mangelsdorf, currently the provost at the University...
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Mon, 12/17/2018 - 7:15am
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