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Senate passage of Innovation and Competition Act could have implications for Rochester region (access required)

The U.S. Senate’s passage of the U.S. Innovation and Competition Act could be the blueprint needed to make New York a global innovation and semiconductor hub, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer said this week. Schumer, a staunch advocate of the state’s ...

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UR and medical center furloughs to begin May 10

Pandemic-related furloughs will begin as early as May 10 for employees at the University of Rochester, including the University of Rochester Medical Center.  In messages sent to the UR and hospital community Wednesday, university leaders said plans are being reviewed ...

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UR announces pay cuts, furloughs due to pandemic economics

In an announcement to the University of Rochester community Wednesday, President Sarah C. Mangelsdorf and other campus leaders announced the university will freeze hiring and wage increases, give senior administrators a pay cut, and commence on a series of short-term ...

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UR graduates doctors early to help with pandemic

An early graduation at the University of Rochester School of Medicine this week means Rochester gets 22 newly minted doctors who may be able to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic.  The university conducted a brief online ceremony Wednesday to confer ...

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Expanded University of Rochester orthopedic center could save Marketplace Mall (access required)

In a couple of years, you’ll be able to buy a sweater, eat a meal and maybe even get your knee replaced at The Marketplace Mall. University of Rochester Medical Center and mall owner Wilmorite announced earlier this week plans ...

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URMC proposes $240 million bone center at Marketplace Mall (access required)

University of Rochester Medical Center is developing plans to build a $240 million bone and joint center in the former Sears store at Marketplace Mall. Mall owner Wilmorite and university officials plan to share their plans with the Henrietta Town ...

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Sarah Mangelsdorf inaugurated as 11th president – first female – at University of Rochester (access required)

The University of Rochester is not only in Rochester, Sarah C. Mangelsdorf said at her inauguration as president Friday afternoon. It’s of Rochester. And it must be for Rochester, too.  “The central role of the university is the creation, preservation, ...

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

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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UR’s Feldman gives parting advice, but says he’ll stick around (access required)

Richard Feldman, president of the University of Rochester for nearly 18 months, gave this bit of parting advice Tuesday night: “If you ever get invited to the Nobel Prize ceremony, go,” Feldman said. He was talking to an audience of ...

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