University of Rochester
July-August 2008

Rochester Review

toc photo CELEBRATION: Bubbles, beach balls, and balloons—the Class of 2008 celebrates during the University’s 158th commencement this spring.

Meet the Chairman

Rochester is poised to grow, become better recognized, and rise among its peers, says Ed Hajim ’58, the new chairman of the Board of Trustees.

Soul Searching

How does faith—and the interaction between faith communities—influence student life at Rochester? In many ways, say students. By Robin L. Flanigan. Photographs by Richard Baker

New Cancer Center Dedicated

Combining patient care and translational science, the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center’s new building bolsters Rochester’s place among the leading treatment and research programs. By David Dorsey ’75

Peerless Vision

The research and leadership of Rochester scientist David Williams has changed the field of vision science. By Joseph Sorrentino

Teen Angst?

Adolescents are not as inscrutable as many parents think, says Judith Smetena, a field-leading Rochester psychology professor. By Hilary Appelman

Special Section: Celebrating Distinction

The University congratulates faculty, students, and staff who have earned national recognition and received teaching awards this year.

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