Rideshare company Lyft and Guild Education are partnering to offer educational opportunities to Lyft drivers. Through the partnership, Lyft drivers will have access to individualized college advisement and discounts on tuition for thousands of different classes, certifications and degrees from ...Read More »
Joel Seligman, president of the University of Rochester, is among the 50 most highly paid college and university presidents in the United States, according to a survey released by the Chronicle of Higher Education. The survey covers 2015 and presents ...Read More »
The gift comes from Drs. Jude S. Sauer and Eva Sauer of Pittsford and their family; it will endow the Dr. Jude S. Sauer Family Distinguished Professor in Cardiac Surgery, a seat to be held initially by Dr. Sunil Prasad. ...Read More »
The professors who filed a complaint of sexual harassment and retaliation against the University of Rochester in August have now filed a federal lawsuit pursuing the same claims. The suit, filed Friday, Dec. 8, and the original Equal Employment Opportunity ...
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Wanna get away to Florida this winter? Now you have three more options. Southwest Airlines is adding special market-trial, non-stop seasonal service from the Greater Rochester International Airport to Fort Myers, Florida, on three successive Saturdays in 2018. The once-a-day ...Read More »
The Eastman Community School of Music, a pre-school through senior-citizen branch of the Eastman School of Music, is planning a $2.8 million renovation. The project will overhaul Messinger Hall, at 10 Gibbs St., the home of the ECSM, which offers ...Read More »
Donald Batesky shakes a small bottle to show off the chemical crystals inside. To this 85-year-old chemist, shiny crystals of chemical compounds are a thing of beauty. Their formation signals that the chemical is pure, he explains, as he shows ...Read More »
Complainants in a sexual abuse case at the University of Rochester are included among the many women and two men featured in Time magazine’s Person of the Year profile for 2017. The “person” in this case is a group called ...Read More »
Two state authorities are making nearly $4 million available to help schools, government buildings and health care facilities install large-scale geothermal energy systems. The $3.8 million Geothermal Clean Energy Challenge was announced jointly Wednesday, Dec. 6, by the New York ...Read More »
Willow Domestic Violence Center has tapped a 40-year veteran of the nonprofit sector as its interim president and CEO. Bonnie DeVinney, who most recently was engaged in strategic initiatives for the United Way of Greater Rochester, will serve in the ...
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From stoking brand loyalty to assembling the right team, small businesses face plenty of challenges. Add the possibility of making legal mistakes, and the stakes get even higher, given that some of those missteps prove to be fledgling ventures’ undoing. ...Read More »
It’s crunch time for corporate law. In-house counsel at large companies and law firms serving major business clients both are feeling the pressure to cut costs, increase efficiency and prove their value. Corporations are making greater demands on outside firms, ...Read More »