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  1. New East High School Teachers Prepare for Upcoming School YearRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Your News Now

    School isn't in session until September, but for recently-hired East High School teachers, the learning began before last school year was even over. The New York State Education Department approved the University of Rochester to serve as the Educational Partnership Organization for East High in February.

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  2. New East High School Teachers Prepare for Upcoming School YearRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Your News Now

    School isn't in session until September, but for recently-hired East High School teachers, the learning began before last school year was even over. The New York State Education Department approved the University of Rochester to serve as the Educational Partnership Organization for East High in February.

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  3. Next Osceola high-tech goal: Fiber and textiles, partnership with MITRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... season," said Soileau, VP for research and commericalization at University of Central Florida The University of Rochester and SUNY Polytechnic were named lead institutions last week for a $110 million grant program from the Department of Defense to ...

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  4. Elite students from 20 nations coming to URRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Rochester Business Journal

    The University of Rochester is slated to serve as host to some 200 elite high school students from 20 nations Aug. 2 to 8 for the fourth annual International Baccalaureate World Student Conference. International Baccalaureate is a rigorous education program that focuses on critical thinking skills.

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  5. Earth magnetic shield is much olderRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... heated above a property called the Curie temperature," Professor John Tarduno, a geophysicist at the University of Rochester and a leading expert on Earth's magnetic field, told BBC News. Thousands of tiny zircon crystals were separated by hand from ...

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  6. Wilmot Cancer Institute welcomes two physiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | University of Rochester

    ... Division," said Aram F. Hezel , M.D., Interim Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology at the University of Rochester. "Both doctors exemplify the very best of the University of Rochester Medical Center and Wilmot Cancer Institute. Each offers ... 2 comments

  7. In search of Julie Andrews at the George Hoyt Whipple MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    In search of Julie Andrews at the George Hoyt Whipple Museum Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1I7m8Oy If anyone--told to me by many--knows the story behind the photograph of Julie Andrews displayed in the George Hoyt Whipple Museum, it is Dr. Ruth Lawrence, Professor of Pediatrics and Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. Ruth--not yet ninety one as she likes to say--came to the University of Rochester in 1945 as a medical student and pretty much never left.

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  8. The photonics promiseRead the original story

    Yesterday | Rochester Business Journal

    ... Even the best strategies require skilled execution, of course. As the lead organizations, the University of Rochester and SUNY Polytechnic Institute will be most responsible to ensure that happens. This is just the beginning; some of the toughest ...

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  9. Heller assumes command of SPAWAR Systems Center AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Moultrie News

    ... Heller, a New Jersey native, received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Statistics from the University of Rochester in 1988, earning his commission through the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps. Following Surface Warfare Officer School and Engineering ...

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  10. Neurosurgery Awareness MonthRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newswise

    ... Osler. Present-day neurosurgeon, G. Edward Vates, MD, PhD, FAANS, who works with students at the University of Rochester Medical Center and several of his students share the importance of mentoring in these interviews. The first and only female ...

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  11. Earth's magnetic field at least 4 bln yrs oldRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    A new study has suggested that Earth's magnetic shield is much older than it was previously thought, and is at least four billion years old. John Tarduno, a geophysicist at the University of Rochester, said that a strong magnetic field provided a shield for the atmosphere and this was important for the preservation of habitable conditions on Earth.

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  12. Earth's ancient magnetic field just got a lot olderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NatureNews

    ... between Earth and Mars is really striking," says lead author John Tarduno, a geophysicist at the University of Rochester in New York. Mars also had a magnetic field at least 4 billion years ago, but the red planet somehow lost its dense atmosphere ...

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  13. Earth's magnetic field much older than previously thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Express India

    ... the deep interior of the planet to the surface. According to John Tarduno, a geophysicist at the University of Rochester, the time of origin of plate tectonics is hotly debated, with some scientists arguing that Earth lacked a magnetic field during ...

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  14. Earth's magnetic field may be more than 750 million years older than previously thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gizmag

    ... the planet from harmful solar winds, may be over 4.2 billion years old (Credit: Michael Osadciw/University of Rochester) The Earth's magnetic field is crucial to life on the planet. It keeps out harmful solar winds, which would strip away our ...

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  15. Earth's magnetic shield much older than previously thoughtRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    The Earth's magnetic field is at least four billion years old, up from the previous estimates of 3.45 billion years, researchers from University of Rochester have found. Earth's magnetic field protects the atmosphere from solar winds - streams of charged particles shooting from the Sun.

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  16. 'Magnetic' Discovery May Reveal Why Earth Supports Life and Mars Doesn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Space.com

    ... here, since it would destroy what information they had," said John Tarduno, a geophysicist at the University of Rochester in New York and lead author of the new study detailing the findings. "So we had to separate thousands of zircons out by hand, ...

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  17. Are the Earth's magnetic poles about to DIE? Study finds fading...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... initiation of the magnetic field has implications for habitability conditions of early Earth,' said University of Rochester geologist Rory Cottrell. 'Finding suitable geologic material to measure deep time is a challenge in and of itself. Zircon ...

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  18. Super Senior: Ed ColodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... and there was some in Burlington," said Ed. Ed's passion was the violin. He studied law at the University of Rochester and played at Eastman School of Music. He realized his future wasn't with the strings. After retiring from US Air, he went to work ...

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  19. Archaeologists discover 1,000-year-old weak spot in Earth's magnetic fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... locations, but our study suggests this may not be the case," John Tarduno, a geophysicist from the University of Rochester in New York and lead author of the paper, said in a statement . [ How Earth's Magnetic Field Shielded Us from 2014 Solar Storm ...

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  20. Earth's magnetic field older than previously believedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | RedOrbit

    New research published in Thursday's edition of the journal Science indicates that the Earth's magnetic shield is far older than previously believed, which could mean that plate tectonics also started earlier and may explain why the planet is still habitable. In the study , University of Rochester geophysicist John Tarduno and his colleagues report that their research has led them to conclude that the Earth's magnetic field is more than four billion years old, not 3.45 billion years old, as previous estimates calculated in 2010 have claimed.

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