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  1. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    1 hr ago | North Country Now

    Strong hitting helped the Clarkson University Baseball team sweep a Sunday doubleheader with the University of Rochester and take three out of four games this weekend. Clarkson improves to 20-6 overall and is 13-5 in the Liberty League while Rochester is 24-11 and has a 15-11 Liberty League record.

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  2. Gandhi's Grandson Shares His Story At CCCRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WENY

    ... of us." Dr. Arun Gandhi helped establish the M.K. Gandhi Institute for Non-violence, located at the University of Rochester, that he currently helps run.

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  3. Men's tennis settles for second place at UAA championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Student Life

    ... both loses this year suck that much more." Prior to the championship game, Wash. U. dispatched the University of Rochester 8-1 in the quarterfinals, and defeated No. 10 Carnegie Mellon University 7-2 as part of the UAA Championships from ...

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  4. Creating broadband terahertz radiation from laser-generated microplasma in airRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Microwave Engineering Online

    Potentially finding applications in monitoring of explosives or illicit substances, researchers at the University of Rochester's Institute of Optics have shown that a laser-generated microplasma in air can be used as a source of broadband terahertz radiation. In a paper published in Optica, Fabrizio Buccheri and Xi-Cheng Zhang demonstrate that an approach for generating terahertz waves using intense laser pulses in air - first pioneered in 1993 - can be done with much lower power lasers, a major challenge until now.

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  5. Robert SmithRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Times Observer

    ... L. and Hazel Wright Smith. He was awarded the Eagle Scout and graduated from Perry High School, University of Rochester where he was a member of Delta Kappa Epsilon, and University of Buffalo School of Medicine. He served in the Navy during both ...

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  6. Tennis beats Rochester in UAA setsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Washington Square News

    The NYU men's and women's tennis teams finished off the University Athletic Association Championship in Altamonte Springs, Florida on Sunday by defeating the University of Rochester. The wins from both teams came after a tough weekend and season in general.

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  7. 'Summer slide' reduced by letting kids pick their own summer readingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Science Blog

    At the end of the school year, districts often send stacks of books home with their students in the hopes of combating the "summer slide," the literacy loss experienced during the long break that hits low-income students particularly hard. But a study by researchers at the University of Rochester Medical Center showed that these programs can be made significantly more effective with only a small tweak: Let the kids choose the books.

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  8. Dr. Robert G. SmithRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... L. and Hazel Wright Smith. He was awarded the Eagle Scout and graduated from Perry High School, University of Rochester where he was a member of Delta Kappa Epsilon and the University of Buffalo School of Medicine. He served in the Navy during both ...

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  9. Giving books to kids before summer break can stem reading lossesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... struggle," said lead researcher Erin Kelly, M.D., a fourth-year medicine-pediatrics resident at the University of Rochester in New York. An intervention at high-poverty elementary schools in Florida dramatically improved reading achievement by ...

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  10. End The Summer Break Literacy Slide By Letting Kids Pick Their Summer BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Scientific Blogging

    ... Frozen," said Erin T. Kelly, M.D., a fourth-year resident in the medicine-pediatrics program at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, who presented the work at the Pediatric Academic Societies meeting. "Is that going to be ...

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  11. Understanding how nerve cells in the brain produce energy required to functionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Medical News

    ... the way we look at brain metabolism," said Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., D.M.Sc., co-director of the University of Rochester Center for Translational Neuromedicine and lead author of the study. "Neurons, and not the brain's support cells, are the primary ...

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  12. Lake Sammamish, chronicled in photographsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Redmond Reporter

    ... Publishing April 20. Originally from Monte Sereno, Calif., Thibodeau studied anthropology at the University of Rochester and American history at University of Massachusetts Amherst before settling into the position of city historian and curator at ...

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  13. A regional cancer center brings patients closer to homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Genesee Country Express

    ... is anticipated to bring 16 new jobs, with another six jobs projected in three years. Staffing at the University of Rochester will be part of the medical team of established, university-based physicians. It will be named the Ann and Carl Myers Cancer ...

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  14. 'Evil Embryonic Twin' Found In Woman's Brain Complete With Teeth, Hair & BoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | International Business Times

    ... Dehdashti from North Shore University Hospital in New York. In addition, Dr. Adrienne Bonham from University of Rochester Medical Center said a teratomata can also have muscle tissue, lung or gastrointestinal tract tissue. They are equally common in ...

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  15. What to know about meningitis for World Meningitis DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | New York Daily News

    The disease has reached a fever pitch as of late: In four months alone, there have been outbreaks of the disease at the University of Rochester, Providence College, Yale University and the University of Oregon, where one student died. A vaccine is available against one form of the illness, but it's not required in New York State.

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  16. Meningitis vaccine advocates gather in N.Y.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Washington Blade

    ... to voice support for the proposed legislation. In 2015, there have been meningitis outbreaks at the University of Rochester, Yale University, Providence College and the University of Oregon where six students contracted the disease and one died, ...

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  17. Generating broadband terahertz radiation from a microplasma in airRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Science Daily

    ... is created by focusing intense laser pulses in ambient air with a microscope objective in the lab of University of Rochester Institute of Optics Ph.D. student Fabrizio Buccheri and his advisor, Professor Xi-Cheng Zhang. Besides visible light, the ...

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  18. New light shed on brain's source of powerRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Science Daily

    ... the way we look at brain metabolism," said Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., D.M.Sc., co-director of the University of Rochester Center for Translational Neuromedicine and lead author of the study. "Neurons, and not the brain's support cells, are the primary ...

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  19. Performing in a leadership roleRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... energetic," he says. The piano is not his favorite instrument, either, which the president of the University of Rochester knows. Joel Seligman enjoyed listening to Rossi perform at his inauguration speech. "He played his saxophone after delivering ...

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  20. Study Sheds New Light on Brain's Source of PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Science Blog

    ... the way we look at brain metabolism," said Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., D.M.Sc., co-director of the University of Rochester Center for Translational Neuromedicine and lead author of the study. "Neurons, and not the brain's support cells, are the primary ...

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