Posts tagged: University of Rochester - Diverse


Meet the First Black Woman to Receive a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Rochester

by | October 29, 2020 Upon graduating, Dr. Monique Mendes was “surprised” to learn that she became the first Blac Read more

U of Rochester Removes Name of Founder Who Resisted Admitting Black Students

| June 18, 2020
In response to students’ demands amid the nationwide anti-racism protests, the University of [...] Read more

COVID-19-Related ‘Prejudice and Xenophobia’ On Campus is ‘Offensive’, Says U of Rochester President

| April 1, 2020
University of Rochester president Sarah Mangelsdorf  said on Sunday recent incidents on campus [...] Read more

Anonymous Gift Funds First Distinguished Professorship at the Eastman School of Music

by | May 15, 2019
The University of Rochester’s Eastman School of Music will establish the Paul J. Burgett Dist [...] Read more

University of Rochester Names Dr. Sarah Mangelsdorf as its First Female President

by | December 17, 2018
The University of Rochester has appointed Dr. Sarah Mangelsdorf as its first female president. [...] Read more

Dozens of anti-Semitic Flyers Found at University of Rochester

by | November 6, 2018
Dozens of anti-Semitic propaganda flyers were found on a printer at The University of Rochester [...] Read more

University of Rochester to Give Frederick Douglass Honorary Degree Posthumously

by | May 9, 2018
Frederick Douglass — the former Maryland slave who later emerged as a prominent abolitionist [...] Read more

Emerging Scholar Profile: DuPont Expands the Musical Repertoire

by | January 28, 2018
With a grandfather who sang in a traveling gospel quartet and a mother who was a singer, bass-b [...] Read more

Committee Probing U. of Rochester Sexual Harassment Claim Expanded

by Associated Press | September 28, 2017
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A committee investigating complaints that the University of Rochester misha [...] Read more