Making a Difference

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.

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A Day in the Life of the University of Rochester

An upbeat overview of life at the University of Rochester.

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

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

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

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

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


Becks Endow Political Science Fellowship

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...