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Tag Archives: Finger Lakes Community College

Holographic visors bring anatomy classes to life at FLCC (access required)

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Christine Parker’s anatomy and physiology class involves research, which isn’t unusual at the community college level anymore. But it’s not anatomy and physiology that Parker, associate professor of biology, is researching in the Finger Lakes Community College course she’s teaching. ...

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Finger Lakes Community College earns more federal support for science (access required)

Professors from Texas and California participate in teacher training exercise in research at Finger Lakes Community College. Photo supplied.

Finger Lakes Community College will receive another $1.14 million from the National Science Foundation to support students learning about and pursuing careers in biotechnology. The college previously received an NSF grant of $5.8 million for its role as home base ...

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Local institutions, companies receive innovation grants (access required)

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Several local colleges and universities will receive tens of thousands of dollars in state grants to support their innovation and collaboration with small- and medium-size manufacturers. A total of $417,165 is being awarded from the Jeff Lawrence Innovation Fund, FuzeHub ...

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RIT finds path for some students through community colleges (access required)

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Some students who might not normally get into Rochester Institute of Technology now have an alternate pathway to reach their goal through three local community colleges. RIT announced a pilot program Wednesday in conjunction with Monroe, Finger Lakes and Genesee ...

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Three women poised to take first-ever higher-ed leadership roles (access required)

Incoming University of Rochester president Sarah C. Mangelsdorf.  photo by J. Adam Fenster / University of Rochester

On July 1, three women will create history in the Rochester area as each one officially becomes the first woman to preside over her respective college or university.

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Local colleges offer new and renewed workforce opportunities (access required)

Monroe Community College student Jack Chismar polishes lenses in an optics fabrication lab. Photo supplied by MCC.

In Geneva, students at Finger Lakes Community College ferment wine, hoping their training will provide either a second career in the wine industry or a less-expensive leg up on bachelor’s degree they’ll complete at Cornell University. In North Chili, meanwhile, students at Roberts ...

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