University of Rochester

Sixth sense

One day in middle school, walking out of the lunchroom down a long, sunny hallway, I saw my father emerge from the band room where he taught instrumental music. He spotted me and pivoted, approaching with another music teacher alongside and holding a thick, green glass Coke bottle in his hand. It was half full.

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Let 'em dance!

Chilean conductor Felipe Hidalgo is coming to Rochester to bring the Gospel of Fun to our young classical musicians. 

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U of R medical staff form chamber orchestra

U of R Medical Center Chamber OrchestraU of R Medical Center Chamber Orchestra

 

Click on the attachment below to hear an interview about a chamber orchestra of  medical professionals.

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Big announcement tomorrow

University of Rochester President Joel Seligman will host "a major and historic announcement for the community" tomorrow (Friday) at 9:45 a.m. in Eastman Theatre. No one in our newsroom knows what it'll be about. Or they're not admitting it.
Guesses?

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A Toast to Your Teeth

Scientists at Cornell University's state Agriculture Experiment Station are working with oral biology researchers at the University of Rochester to develop a new way to fight tooth decay.

It works like this: Take grapes. Make wine. Put the leftover seeds and skins in toothpaste, mouthwash, and gum. No more cavities.

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