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Vol. 65, No. 3



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Spring-Summer 2003


Technology Transfer

Technology Transfer

New technologies to improve eyesight, electronic imaging, and home health care—these are just a few of the Rochester-based discoveries that are finding their way to the marketplace, thanks to a growing initiative in technology transfer at the University. By Jayne Denker

Composer Jack Beeson

Master of the Opera

“I’m really only alive when I have an opera in rehearsal,” says Jack Beeson, ’42E, ’43E (MM), whose Lizzie Borden and other works have achieved the rare distinction of entering the modern American opera repertory. By Susan Hawskshaw ’68

Esther Conwell

All Things Being Equal

Chosen as one of Discover magazine’s 50 most important women of all time in the history of science, Esther Conwell ’44 (Mas), professor of chemistry, reflects on life as a pioneering scientist. By Jenny Leonard

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