The Institute for Data Science, the centerpiece of Rochester's five-year strategic plan, will be named the Goergen Institute for Data Science in recognition of Robert and Pamela Goergen's most recent Campaign commitment.
The University’s comprehensive fundraising campaign's primary objective was achieved thanks in part to an $11 million commitment from Robert and Pamela Goergen.
Support for the River Campus Libraries from individuals like Jim Mayer ’82 ensures faculty and student research continues to thrive.
Robin and Tim Wentworth, University of Rochester parents and supporters, have committed $3 million to endow the directorship of the Institute for Data Science.
Scholarships have helped students like Markiyan Melnychenko ’12E, ’14E (MM) develop their craft and share “ever better” music around the world.
James Aquavella, M.D., treats blindness in infants and children. He is also helping to treat thousands of others by supporting faculty research through endowed professorships.
The Andrew P. Barowsky Foundation, Inc. has committed $1 million to establish a fellowship benefiting students of Dominican University of California pursuing graduate degrees at the University of Rochester.
Faculty and research support help scientists like Lynne Maquat, Ph.D., develop therapies that may prevent or cure many diseases caused by RNA mutations.
A $1.25 million gift from Lilyan (Lil) and Albert (Alfy) Nathan of Florida and Michael and Sherry Goldberg of Chicago will support research on myotonic dystrophy type 2 (DM2) at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.
A $2 million gift from the Robert Fine Trust establishing the new Fine Professorship will be used to support care and research for Alzheimer’s disease.