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  1. Chris Evans' makes his directorial debut with sweet romance, 'Before We Go'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... film starring Kate Beckinsale and John Cusack). Madeline Kushner, is a recent graduate of the University of Rochester where she majored in Film & Media Studies and English, so she is particularly familiar with writing about movies. She's held a ...

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  2. Feeling sad? You're less likely to see this colorRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... on mood, reports Medical Daily . Not all colors were affected in the same way. Researchers at the University of Rochester asked 129 college students to watch either a stand-up comedy clip or the scene from The Lion King in which Mufasa dies, then ...

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  3. Sadness impairs basic visual processes involved in color perception, shows studyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... affect how we see the world around us," says psychology researcher Christopher Thorstenson of the University of Rochester, first author on the research. "Our work advances the study of perception by showing that sadness specifically impairs basic ...

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  4. How Your Sleep Position Can Impact Your Brain's Waste RemovalRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Lifehack.org

    ... The benefits of these findings were best explained by Dr. Nedergaard, a researcher from the University of Rochester and co-author of the study: "Many types of dementia are linked to sleep disturbances, including difficulties in falling asleep. It is ...

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  5. Back to school sleep patternsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... Doctors tell us a lack of sleep can lead to health problems like obesity. Dr. Heidi Connolly,of University of Rochester Medical Center, says a lack of sleep in kids can lead to problems in the classroom. She tells us the biggest issues tired kids ...

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  6. Immune cells take cue from animal kingdom: Together, everyone achieves moreRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Much like birds fly in flocks to conserve energy, dolphins swim in pods to mate and find food, and colonies of ants create complex nests to protect their queens, immune cells engage in coordinated behavior to wipe out viruses like the flu . That's according to a new study published in the journal Science by researchers at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.

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  7. Feeling blue? Feeling sad changes our perception of colourRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... we are depressed also have their roots in reality, two new studies suggest. The researchers from the University of Rochester found that how we feel influences our perception of colour. "Our results show that mood and emotion can affect how we see ...

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  8. Got The Blues? Sadness Changes How You See The Color Blue, But Not RedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Medical Daily

    Are you feeling blue or do you have a case of the mean reds? A new University of Rochester study suggests our ability to perceive color may indeed be flavored by our moods. In two experiments, people who felt sad performed worse on a color accuracy test than those who felt either amused or neutral.

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  9. Feeling Sad Turns Your World Gray-LiterallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TIME.com

    ... important part of our experience," says lead author Christopher Thorstenson, a psychologist at the University of Rochester. There's a reason, he says, that common descriptive phrases of the world include "colorless," "gray," and "feeling blue" by ...

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  10. Feeling blue and seeing blue: Sadness may impair color perceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Medical News Today

    ... affect how we see the world around us," says psychology researcher Christopher Thorstenson of the University of Rochester, first author on the research. "Our work advances the study of perception by showing that sadness specifically impairs basic ...

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  11. New York State Exposed Education: How will the University of Rochester make a change at East High?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... the district five options for East High. With graduation rates in the 30s, the district chose the University of Rochester to come in as an educational partner organization (EPO) and fix it. That means the University of Rochester takes over the ...

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  12. Feeling blue? You may not perceive colours accuratelyRead the original story

    Thursday | Newkerala.com

    Taking the association between our mood and colours beyond a mere metaphor, new research has found that feeling sad can impair our ability to accurately identify colours on the blue-yellow axis. "Our results show that mood and emotion can affect how we see the world around us," said study first author Christopher Thorstenson from University of Rochester in New York, US.

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  13. Another way urate may protect against Parkinson's disease identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Medical News Today

    ... phase 2 trial, led by Schwarzschild and colleagues at the Harvard School of Public Health and the University of Rochester Medical Center. Published in 2013 and supported by the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, that two-year trial ...

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  14. The Science Of Why Your World Brightens Up When You Do, University of Rochester StudyRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | BioSpace

    ... affect how we see the world around us," says psychology researcher Christopher Thorstenson of the University of Rochester, first author on the research. "Our work advances the study of perception by showing that sadness specifically impairs basic ...

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  15. Optics, Photonics Programs Are Lighting the WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Photonics Spectra

    While schools nationwide are welcoming students for the start of the new academic year, we profile three of the country's top university optics and photonics programs - oldest to newest - that are shaping the future of the photonics industry. New York, Arizona and Florida boast three of the best optics programs in the U.S. - the Institute of Optics at the University of Rochester, the University of Arizona's College of Optical Sciences, and the College of Optics and Photonics at the University of Central Florida.

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  16. Education Fuels the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Photonics Spectra

    ... of the top university optics and photonics programs in the U.S. - the Institute of Optics at the University of Rochester, the University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences, and the University of Central Florida's College of Optics and Photonics ...

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  17. Dr. Richard Amato Named a Top Periodontist in Monroe, CT, in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... and received his Certificate of Proficiency in Periodontics from Eastman Dental Center at the University of Rochester. He belongs to the one percent of dentists in the USA currently providing the first FDA-cleared laser procedure for gum disease ...

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  18. Federal student loan program set to expireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | 13WHAM

    ... my dreams to go to medical school," said Whiney Talbott, a fourth year medical student at the University of Rochester. "I come from a family who wouldn't have been able to afford to send me to college. I have a couple brothers and sisters that were ...

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  19. Slaughter-Perkins ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | WHAM-AM Rochester

    ... that helps make college affordable. Slaughter spoke at the Federal Building in Rochester along with University of Rochester President Joel Seligman, MCC President Anne Kress, plus the presidents of SUNY Brockport, St. John Fisher and Roberts ...

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  20. Perkins loan set to expire, could that be a good thing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... stay in college after they exhaust other federal loans. Sarah Ackroyd is a medical student at the University of Rochester. After ten years in college, Perkins loans have helped pay her tuition. "I would be in school regardless, but the Perkins loan ...

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