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Room-temperature superconductor? Rochester lab sets new record toward long-sought goal

university physical scientists synthesize new superconducting material, developing a process that may help ‘break down barriers and open the door to many potential applications.’

October 14, 2020

Science & Technology

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Quantum engines? Entanglement as fuel?

大发体育国际开户网址it’s still more science fiction than science fact, but perfect energy efficiency may be one step closer due to new research by rochester physicists.

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October 15, 2020
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Harvey Alter’s Nobel Prize honors a half-century quest

大发体育国际开户网址nobel laureate harvey alter’s work as an nih hematologist led to profound improvements in blood transfusion safety and starkly reduced transmission of a potentially deadly virus.

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October 9, 2020
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Imaging the secret lives of immune cells in the eye

rochester researchers combine videography and artificial intelligence to track the interactions of microscopic immune cells in a living eye without dyes or damage, a first for imaging science.

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October 7, 2020

Society & Culture

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How to make sense of 2020’s unusual election season

大发体育国际开户网址rochester political scientists say concerns about this year’s electoral process are challenging some fundamental ideas about the nation.

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October 8, 2020
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Mt. Hope Family Center’s programs for children facing trauma expand with new support

new grants recognize the center’s success in addressing complex challenges among vulnerable children and their families.

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October 7, 2020
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Historian John Barry compares COVID-19 to the 1918 flu pandemic

john barry ’69 (ma) says that the virulence of the 1918 flu made it a very different disease than covid-19, but the lessons of that pandemic still resonate.

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October 6, 2020

The Arts

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Cultural visionary Arthur Satz leaves the largest endowed gift ever to support the humanities at Rochester

大发体育国际开户网址the gift establishes the arthur satz department of music and will fund a minimum of five professorships in the humanities within the school of arts & sciences.

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October 8, 2020
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Rochester artists look to avant-garde past in new site-specific installation

大发体育国际开户网址where traces of a once vibrant artistic residency program still stand, university art professor allen topolski and his artist daughter, aster, seek to understand the present through what came before.

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September 16, 2020
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Memorial Art Gallery reopens as Finger Lakes region enters Phase Four

with masks, social distancing, and other safety measures in place, the university’s museum has reopened and is once again welcoming visitors.

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June 29, 2020

In Photos

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An adapted classroom: Students and faculty find new ways to engage in teaching and learning

September 18, 2020

大发体育国际开户网址students and faculty members adapt to new—and safety-conscious—ways of interacting as teachers, scholars, and researchers.

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Student Life

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Five tips for applying to college during the pandemic

robert alexander, the dean of admissions, financial aid, and enrollment, offers advice for prospective students and parents as they lay out a path to college over the next several months.

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October 7, 2020
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University links with WeWork to support undergraduates in China

the university of rochester has recently joined with wework to provide work and study areas to  undergraduates throughout china who are remote this semester.

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October 1, 2020
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Five tips for students navigating a rocky job market

大发体育国际开户网址while many of life’s normal interactions may be taking place from a distance, building relationships and being persistent are a few key takeaways, says director of rochester’s greene center for career education and connections.

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September 9, 2020

Voices & Opinion

Rochester pop music expert on guitarist Van Halen’s ‘deep roots in rock’

in an opinion article for cnn, rock historian john covach writes that behind eddie van halen’s “blistering guitar solos” was an “exceptional musical gift and keen pop intelligence.”

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October 7, 2020
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Detained migrants susceptible to a range of reproductive abuses and medical neglect

The history of eugenics in the United States leaves today’s migrant women vulnerable, argues University of Rochester history professor Brianna Theobald in a Washington Post “Made by History” op-ed.

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September 22, 2020
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NFL owners are now willing to support players’ protests

大发体育国际开户网址“[t]he national football league’s newfound appreciation for its players’ civil rights gestures is likely to be tested by the election season and by fans’ spending power,” says political scientist bethany lacina.

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September 14, 2020

University News

University of Rochester Nobel laureate Harvey Alter

Rochester’s Nobel laureates

with the announcement of his receipt of the 2020 nobel prize in medicine, harvey alter ’56, ’60m (md) is now the 13th nobel laureate with ties to the university.

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October 5, 2020
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Eight appointed to named professorships

eight university faculty members were appointed to named professorships this fall.

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September 22, 2020
2020 Goergen award winners

Three professors earn honors for teaching excellence

大发体育国际开户网址annual goergen awards for excellence in undergraduate teaching recognize faculty members in arts, sciences & engineering.

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September 18, 2020