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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.

Prince Gift Breathes Life Into Athletic Facilities

January 17, 2014

On January 17, the Louis Alexander Palestra was alive with men’s basketball action. After trailing for more than 35 minutes of the game, the Yellowjackets had worked their way to a thre...

Together We Will Discover a Love for Learning

January 6, 2014

Carolyn Marthens ’12, '13W (MS) got the opportunity for an outstanding education at the University of Rochester, and she’s bringing that same opportunity to others.


November 20, 2013

The Meliora Challenge has passed the $1 billion milestone, thanks to the generosity of our many alumni, friends, faculty, staff, parents, and students. But there is still much to do!