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Together We Will Take Research to New Heights

September 9, 2014

Faculty and research support help scientists like Lynne Maquat, Ph.D., develop therapies that may prevent or cure many diseases caused by RNA mutations.

Together We Will Empower Ambition

June 12, 2014

Lendsey Achudi ’14 exemplifies what can happen when highly-motivated students have the resources to pursue their aspirations.

UR Medicine Launches Wilmot Cancer Institute, $30M Campaign for Cancer Research

May 8, 2014

With the Wilmot Cancer Center on the University of Rochester Medical Center campus as its hub, the new Institute now encompasses seven satellite cancer treatment facilities and all cancer research activities at the University.

Together We Will Give Inspiration a Voice

May 1, 2014

Supporting exceptional talent, like that of soprano Joel Dyson ’14E, enables passion that can inspire a new generation of leaders.

Blochs Endow Senior VP Position, Support Fundraising Program

April 9, 2014

Trustee Laurence (Larry) Bloch '75 and his wife, Cindy, have made a gift to endow funds supporting the University’s fundraising program and the position of chief fundraising officer.

The Wegman Family Charitable Foundation gives $17 million to University of Rochester

April 1, 2014

Gifts benefit Golisano Children’s Hospital and Institute for Data Science

Becks Endow Political Science Fellowship

March 24, 2014

Douglas Beck ’75 (MA), ’80 (PhD) has firsthand knowledge of how valuable it is to receive support for graduate training. Without a fellowship, he wouldn’t have been able to pursue his r...

Rettner Funds Campus Revitalization

March 18, 2014

Funds will preserve the utility and enhance the quality of the University’s academic buildings and spaces—particularly those on the River Campus’ Eastman Quad.

Celebrating The Meliora Challenge in New York

March 13, 2014

Have you ever attended an event where the program’s energy was so contagious that talking about it with other attendees afterward became part of the experience?

The University’s Campai...

Together We Will Turn Loss Into Hope

March 1, 2014

Research support from families like the Lills and Bayers are helping us learn more about and fight rare diseases like sarcoma.