Monroe Community College has developed a one-year homeland security certificate program to prepare individuals to effectively prevent and respond to a broad range of incidents — from cyberattacks and acts of violence to terrorism and other manmade disasters. Program participants ...Read More »
The state will partner with more than 100 private companies, led by Sematech and IBM, to launch the New York Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced the partnership Wednesday at the Rochester facility of SUNY College of ...Read More »
A $335,235 federal grant has been awarded for St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Nursing training program in Rochester. The program, called the “Primary Care Family Nurse Practitioner Traineeship Program,” will help provide traineeship funding for graduate students pursuing ...
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The city is again partnering with the Rochester City School District, the Rochester Area Community Foundation, the Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency and Foodlink to provide free breakfast and lunch to children 18 and under during the summer. More than ...Read More »
When the integrated science and health sciences building at St. John Fisher opens in October 2015, college leaders say the benefits will extend beyond the college’s Pittsford campus. The $14 million facility also will address a three-fold increase in the ...Read More »
School-age children will be able to experience a series of hands-on, nanotechnology-based educational opportunities at the Carter Street Recreation Center later this summer. The free STEM-based learning activities are scheduled to take place at the Carter Street Recreation Center from ...Read More »
An agreement has been reached on the incorporation of additional amendments to legislation authorizing Phase II of the Rochester School Facilities Modernization Program. State and city officials had been odds over aspects of the legislation, but amendments incorporate several of ...Read More »
A Connecticut-based high-tech data storage company, founded by Rochester Institute of Technology graduate Austin McChord, is opening its first business in Rochester. Datto Inc. is partnering with McChord’s alma mater and the state as part of Start-Up NY, an initiative ...
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Batavia varsity softball players are expected to be playing on a new, upgraded field by next season, although if it was the result of a Title IX lawsuit filed in federal court a year ago or was a plan in ...Read More »
One of the rewarding things about being a prosecutor, Monroe County District Attorney Sandra Doorley told a room full of lawyers and judges Tuesday, is making a phone call to the family of the victim of a cold case and ...Read More »