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  1. Judges with daughters predisposed towards women's issues?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    ... and appears to be driven primarily by Republican judges," said study co-author Maya Sen from the University of Rochester in Britain. "Although no literature within judicial politics has explored the issue, public opinion scholarship provides some ...

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  2. Cross Country Release - 9.16.14Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patriot League

    ... Meet of Champions, Bucknell at the Dickinson Long Course Short Course Invitational, Colgate at the University of Rochester and the Navy men visiting Gonzaga. View the entire Patriot League Cross Country Composite Schedule NAVY MEN, BU WOMEN PICKED ...

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  3. Thousands attend service for Laurence and Jane GlazerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Rochester Business Journal

    ... could not fail to note the scores of local notables dotting the audience. In one row sat the University of Rochester president Joel Seligman, flanked by former Excellus BlueCross Blue Shield CEO David Klein. UR Medical Center CEO Bradford Berk M.D. ...

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  4. Thousands mourn couple who died in plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... be so great if it wasn't ..." In the fall, Jane Glazer was scheduled to meet with students at the University of Rochester's Simon Business School as she had for more than a decade. "Jane's a natural teacher. It comes easy to her," said Dennis ...

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  5. Study says well leaks are to blame for methane found in PA and TX water wellsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... of the well research team that includes experts from Dartmouth, Stanford, Duke, Ohio State and the University of Rochester. "We found only gas contamination. We have not found any evidence for fluid contamination like fracking fluid or brine that's ...

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  6. Bad well construction, not fracking found to be cause of water contaminationRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | North Denver News

    Faulty well integrity, not hydraulic fracturing deep underground, is the primary cause of drinking water contamination from shale gas extraction in parts of Pennsylvania and Texas, according to a new study by researchers from five universities. The scientists from Duke, Ohio State, Stanford, Dartmouth and the University of Rochester published their peer-reviewed study Sept.

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  7. UR upends Ithaca in Womens SoccerRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Times of Wayne County

    Two long range goals - one in each half - sparked the University of Rochester to a 2-0 victory over fourth-ranked Ithaca College in the semifinals of the Upstate Collegiate Cup at SUNY Cortland on Saturday afternoon. The win puts Rochester into Sunday's championship match against defending Division III National Champion William Smith College.

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  8. FLCC assists UofR smoking studyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Times of Wayne County

    A total of 68 FLCC students are taking part in a University of Rochester study on how well Web-based resources help people quit smoking. Researchers are hoping more students will join them.

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  9. Former Broadcom Executive Scott Pomerantz Joins MC10 as CEO & PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... an MBA from the William E. Simon Graduate School of Management and a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Rochester. Pomerantz is a member of the Board of Advisors at the Hajim School of Engineering at the University. "We are thrilled that Scott ...

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  10. When You Learn You Have High Blood PressureRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... to have a modest salt intake," says Bisognano, who is director of the Hypertension Clinic at the University of Rochester Medical Center . That's about 3 to 5 grams of sodium per day, he says. People "don't need to excessively restrict themselves," ...

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  11. Northeast Debates Benefits And Dangers Of HydrofrackingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | RedOrbit

    ... integrity is the more likely cause. Scientists from Duke , Ohio State , Stanford , Dartmouth and the University of Rochester used noble gas and hydrocarbon tracers to analyze the gas content of more than 130 drinking water wells in the two states. ...

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  12. Have you heard of the Rochester Laptop Orchestra?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... to see the conductor waving a Wii remote rather than a baton. We went to the Fabrication Lab at the University of Rochester -- it's a collaborative space where the arts and sciences come together. We caught some of the members of the Rochester ...

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  13. Classical music crisis: Author says schools today aren't building...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... -- practical, realistic, tough." Freeman, 78, who was director of the Eastman School of Music at the University of Rochester (N.Y.) for 24 years and now teaches at the University of Texas in Austin, is a longtime opponent of overspecialization. He ...

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  14. Study: Water contamination in frack-happy Texas and Pennslyvania is anything but naturalRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Salon

    ... This is a fracking problem. A team of scientists from Duke, Ohio State, Stanford, Dartmouth and the University of Rochester used a new process, involving noble gas and hydrocarbon tracers, to analyze the gas content of 130 water wells in the two ...

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  15. Gas in TX and PA drinking water not from fracking, says studiesRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... aquifers," said the scientists from Duke University, Stanford University, Dartmouth College and the University of Rochester, according to Dallasnews.com. The study's lead author, Thomas Darrah of Ohio State University, said the finding suggests that ...

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  16. Regional councils make pitches in AlbanyRegional councils make...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... including the Southern Tier, will make their presentations Tuesday. Joel Seligman, president of the University of Rochester and a co-chair of the Finger Lakes council, said the region has benefited from the state aid. "Our story is a simple one: ...

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  17. U of R students staying in hotels while waiting on completion of dormRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

    It costs $13,000 per year at the University of Rochester, but despite that cost some U of R students are being housed far from campus. More than 150 students expected to move into new dorms at Brooks Crossing, but construction isn't complete, and some students are spending Monday night in hotels -- as far away as downtown Rochester.

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  18. Study: Bad fracking techniques let methane flow into drinking waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    ... study was done by a team led by Darrah and composed of others at Duke, Stanford, Dartmouth, and the University of Rochester. They devised a method of geochemical forensics to trace how methane migrates under the earth by tracking noble gases that ...

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  19. Fracking: Gas leaks from faulty wells linked to contamination in some groundwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    ... at The Ohio State University and composed of researchers at Duke, Stanford, Dartmouth, and the University of Rochester devised a new method of geochemical forensics to trace how methane migrates under the earth. The study identified eight clusters ...

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  20. Gas leaks from faulty fracking wells linked to groundwater contamination, finds studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WaterWorld

    Results from a new study conducted by a team led by a researcher at Ohio State University and researchers at Duke, Stanford, Dartmouth, and the University of Rochester, have found that improved construction standards for cement well linings and casings at hydraulic fracturing sites is the likely source of most natural gas contamination in drinking water wells associated with fracking. The team recently devised a new method of geochemical forensics to trace how methane migrates under the earth.

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