2 hrs ago
What To Look For When Choosing A Sheriff's Candidate
Undoubtedly, Ken Moses was a good firefighter and his 29-years of experience should be a testament to that.
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6 hrs ago
A $1,000 MBA? MOOCs making education more accessible to learners
In pursuit of that goal, she became the poster child for a growing trend in education called MOOC's or massive open online courses - free or lost-cost university-level classes taught on the internet.
7 hrs ago
Naked mole rat study nets N.Y. researcher $9.5 million
The naked mole rat might not be known for its good looks, but this tiny rodent has turned into a cash cow for researchers.
8 hrs ago
Biologist Vera Gorbunova to Lead $9.5 Million Multi-Institution Longevity Research Project
University of Rochester Professor of Biology Vera Gorbunova, whose innovative research on DNA repair and the aging process has been internationally recognized, has been awarded a $9.5 million grant from the National Institute on Aging to study longevity.
12 hrs ago
Poetry discussion and lunch with Maine poet, Betsy Sholl on April 24th in Damariscotta
Elizabeth "Betsy" Sholl has an MFA in poetry writing from Vermont College as well as an M.A. from the University of Rochester and a The Maine Women Write Book Club is open to the public.Purchase of Ms.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Local students learn tools to start their own businesses
Spending a couple of hours on a weeknight listening to a tax expert probably isn't the first thing most teenagers would want to do.
UR gets $2M grant to study rats
The University of Rochester is getting nearly $2 million to study rodents -- research that could improve the health of humans.
UC San Diego Tritons
Cliff Kubiak Elected a Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Cliff Kubiak , UC San Diego's Faculty Athletics Representative , has been elected a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences alongside the world's most accomplished leaders from academia, business, public affairs, the humanities and the arts.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Environmental News Network
The Andes' pulsating rise
New research by Carmala Garzione, Earth and Environmental Sciences professor from the University of Rochester suggests that the Antiplano plateau in the central Andes Mountains along with the entire mountain range likely arose in a series of periodic rapid pulses instead of a more continuous gradual surface uplift.
The Citizens' Voice
St. Stephen's Episcopal Pro-Cathedral, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, will celebrate the 11th anniversary of the dedication of its Berghaus pipe organ with a recital by organist Canon Mark Laubach at 4 p.m. Sunday.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Progress made in developing nanoscale electronics: New research...
Scientists are facing a number of barriers as they try to develop circuits that are microscopic in size, including how to reliably control the current that flows through a circuit that is the width of a single molecule.
The Daily News Journal
Study shows long-term damage from repeated head hits
Repeated blows to the head common in sports or combat cause structural damage to the brain that fails to clear up even after a rest period of six months, according to a small study that looked at college football players.
Vitamin D during pregnancy strengthens offspring's' teeth
According to a new study, prenatal Vitamin D not only benefits maternal health but also strengthens the teeth of the developing child Vitamin D is a vitamin essential for health and has numerous benefits.
University of Rochester
Paley Sculpture Being Installed at University of Rochester
The University of Rochester's Department of Psychiatry and renowned Rochester metal sculptor Albert Paley are joining forces to support patients with mental health disorders and their families.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
WCA Hospital president/CEO elected to American College of Healthcare Executives Council of Regents
Betsy T. Wright, FACHE, WCA Hospital president/CEO, has been appointed to the Council of Regents, the legislative body of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Cancer Crush Cancer to be held in honor of student
Fairport High School will hold its second Cancer Crush fundraiser, just a month after the student who founded the event passed away.
Medical News Today
The brain needs longer to recover from football hits; off-season doesn't allow enough time
For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
University of Rochester releases study on head injuries
Researchers at the University of Rochester say student athletes involved in contact sports might need a longer recovery time than originally thought.
The Smithfield Herald
School Notes: April 20
Talen Daniel Geib has been named to the fall semester Dean's List at the University of Rochester, where he is a sophomore majoring in economics.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Glen Rock: College News, April 18
The Glen Rock Gazette accepts only names submitted by colleges and universities for inclusion in the "College News" column.