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  1. Non-Profit Report: The Gay Alliance of the Genesee ValleyRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Rochester Business Journal

    The Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley has championed LGBTQ rights in Rochester and the surrounding areas for more than 40 years. Founded in 1971 as the Gay Liberation Front, a student organization at the University of Rochester, the agency became the Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley when it incorporated as a charitable non-profit and moved off campus in 1973.

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  2. Gillibrand visiting University of RochesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | 13WHAM

    Portions are Copyright 2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or distributed.

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  3. SafeGait is Subject of Study for Therapeutic Effects on Neuro PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Rehab Management

    The SafeGait body weight support system manufactured by Victor, NY-based Gorbel Medical, is the subject of a collaborative, multisite study to evaluate its therapeutic effects for patients who are neurologically involved. The study is a joint effort among Nazareth College, Monroe Community Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center and The Ohio State University , according to a media release from Gorbel.

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  4. These companies won $1.2B worth of major New York state contracts in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... including $1.2 million to the Winifred Masterson Burke Medical Research Institute, $741,000 to the University of Rochester, $250,000 to the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and $213,000 to Syracuse University. Three $21.3 million contracts for ...

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  5. Providers, patients differ on birth control choicesRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... patients in the exam room," said Dr. Katherine Greenberg, an adolescent medicine specialist at the University of Rochester Medical Center in New York. Greenberg, who wasn't involved in the new study, said she's known anecdotally that providers are ...

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  6. Rochester Community Coalition picks 2015 prioritiesRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... funding. A specific goal is to retain graduates in our region to join this industry cluster. The University of Rochester seeks $25 million in capital support for the Institute for Data Science that will be matched by the university; $1.5 million of ...

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  7. Excell Partners receives $2M grantRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... $50 million Innovation Venture Capital Fund program. Excell Partners, a for-profit affiliate of the University of Rochester, was one of three companies receiving funding. The company works with businesses including those focused on life sciences, ...

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  8. Alaris, UR partner to digitize Susan B. Anthony lettersRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Rochester Business Journal

    Kodak Alaris Inc. has partnered with the University of Rochester to digitize a large collection of correspondence between suffragist Susan B. Anthony and her friend and colleague, Rachel Foster Avery. Bruce Holroyd, Kodak Alaris' worldwide product and integration manager for photo capture products, learned about UR's plans for the collection and offered his assistance.

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  9. Susan B. Anthony letters digitizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | 13WHAM

    A historic collection of letters from women's suffrage leader Susan B. Anthony is now on display at the University of Rochester. The university acquired the letters between Anthony and colleague Rachel Foster Avery last summer.

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  10. Magnatag Whiteboard Featured in "Orange Squeeze" Time Warner Sports...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | PRWeb

    In January, one of Magnatag Visible Systems' custom whiteboards were featured for the first time during an episode of Time Warner Cable SportsChannel's television series, "Orange Squeeze." Former Syracuse star Roosevelt Bouie & former University of Rochester and Hobart Coach Mike Neer used the magnetic whiteboard as a visual tool to educate and explain to the audience zone defense and other key plays in Syracuse University basketball games.

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  11. Direct brain neurostimulation for partial onset seizures provides long-term benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... to a study published in the May 9, 2012, online issue ... (Medical Xpress)-Physicians at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) Strong Epilepsy Center were involved in the recent approval of a new treatment for epilepsy. The implantable ...

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  12. Dyson Day Lecture to Address Child Poverty, Links to Health CareRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | University of Rochester

    Half of Rochester's children - more than 25,000 boys and girls under the age of 18 - live in poverty, but Edward J. Doherty thinks that health care providers can help. Doherty, former Vice President for Community Programs at the Rochester Area Community Foundation and author of a series of special reports on the area's poverty issues, will speak at the Fifteenth Annual Anne E. Dyson Child Advocacy Forum at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, March 4, in the Class of '62 Auditorium at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

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  13. My Depressing Day With A Famous Climate SkepticRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... regardless of their quality . I had the opportunity to see Dr. Soon in action when he visited the University of Rochester a few years ago to give a talk about his research. That was when I saw the real problem with the public debate about climate ...

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  14. Fashion firm finds right fit for ventureRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... for her undergraduate degree in business and earned an MBA from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester. With a technological background and love for fashion, she set her mind on revamping the footwear industry. "I'm a geek in ...

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  15. Trinity Rules Squash Roost Once MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... supplanted Ivy League schools as national champions. In a sign of the sport's broadening reach, the University of Rochester and Franklin and Marshall College were other non-Ivy contenders this year. Trinity's women's squash team, the 2014 national ...

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  16. College Town plans job fair March 3Read the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Rochester Business Journal

    The College Town development team plans a job fair March 3 to help businesses fill an estimated hundreds of new positions at the location. The 14-acre, mixed-use development consists of 500,000-square-feet of commercial and residential space adjacent to the University of Rochester Medical Center.

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  17. Weekend crash kills teenager, injures 5 other young peopleRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... is in stable condition at ECMC, while two other 21-year-olds are listed in guarded condition at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

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  18. John Malcolm RossRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | The News Journal

    ... St. Edmunds, Suffolk, and University of Nottingham. He spent 2 years as a Post Doctoral fellow at University of Rochester, New York. He was a Veteran of the British Army serving as an acting Captain in the Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers. ...

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  19. Why A Good Night's Sleep Is The Secret To SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Switched

    ... of the day." In 2013, a team of researchers at the Center for Translational Neuromedicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center in New York found that the brain actually makes room for this nightly flushing of cerebrospinal fluid. Space ...

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  20. Star Buzzed Our Solar System during Human PrehistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Scientific American

    ... It is relatively nearby, at about 6 parsecs (19.6 light years) away. Astronomer Eric Mamajek at the University of Rochester in New York became intrigued by it when he learned that the faint object is moving slowly across the sky, but its radial ...

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