- RIT researcher gets grants to combat cyber attacks
A Rochester Institute of Technology researcher has received two grants, totaling more than $840,000, to help fight against cyber attacks.
- New president takes lead at St. John Fisher
- UR names entrepreneurship center for Mark and Carolyn Ain
The Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Rochester is being named the Ain Center for Entrepreneurship, officials announced Wednesday, in recognition of the generosity of Mark Ain and his wife, Carolyn.
- Challenges still ahead for photonics institute
Photonics experts from around the country visiting Rochester recently agreed that getting the American Institute for Manufacturing Photonics off the ground—and, ultimately, making it a success—is a tall order. But if any group can do it, the Rochester-led initiative can.
- Learning power
One of the most important areas of growth has been health care and education, which has been a core strength here in recent years.
- Partners' progress
- SUNY Brockport building undergoes $14.5M renovation
A renovated Lathrop Hall will be unveiled at SUNY College at Brockport on Friday.
A $14.5 million renovation project transformed the building into the college’s Department of Nursing and University Police Department. Lathrop Hall opened in 1951 as the original student union and dining hall.
- RIT hosts largest career fair in its history
Rochester Institute of Technology hosted its largest career fair in history Wednesday, attracting more than 250 employers and 800 recruiters from across the country.
- Friendly Senior Living picks Albany Memorial exec as CEO
Friendly Senior Living has tapped Albany Memorial Hospital executive director Glen Cooper to lead its organization, officials said Tuesday.
- RIT launches online leadership degree
Rochester Institute of Technology is launching an online bachelor of science degree program, the university said Friday.
- Center opens at college
- Grant to fund research on triggers of appetite
A grant of more than $400,000 has been awarded to an associate professor at SUNY College at Brockport to help determine the triggers of appetite and fight obesity, officials said.
- Expansion set for Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection
Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection is coming to the Gates-Chili Central School District.
- Center at URMC gets high scores on NIH grants
The Center for Musculoskeletal Research at the University of Rochester Medical Center could receive more than $15 million in federal research funding for the year—making it its best year ever, officials said Friday.
- Schools see ups, downs: Demographics have impact on enrollment
- Wilmot Cancer Institute's research director wins $6.3M award
The director of research and co-director at UR Medicine’s Wilmot Cancer Institute has received a $6.3 million award from the National Cancer Institute.
- UR researcher gets $2M grant for Alzheimer's-related study
A University of Rochester researcher has been awarded a $2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health in a study designed to help in the fight against dementia, officials announced Thursday.
- State funding to boost food processing industry
Cornell University’s New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva, Ontario County, is getting $600,000 in state funding to purchase equipment aimed at helping the food processing industry.
- RIT honored for commitment to diversity and inclusion
Rochester Institute of Technology has been honored by Insight Into Diversity magazine, a diversity-focused publication in higher education.
- Eastman Institute for Oral Health gets $3.5 million grant
The Eastman Institute for Oral Health has been awarded $3.5 million for a training program designed to better prepare providers to treat patients with intellectual and developmental disabilities.