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Prof. Jack H. Thomas elected as fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science

November 12, 2007

John H. Thomas, professor of mechanical and aerospace sciences and of astronomy at the University of Rochester, has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

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Prof. James C.M. Li wins Distinguished Teaching Award

October 11, 2007

The ASM International Materials Information Society has awarded Professor James C. M. Li, the Albert A. Hopeman Professor of Engineering at the University of Rochester, with this year's Albert Easton White Distinguished Teacher Award. The award is given to honor his long-standing and diverse contributions to materials science, as well as the enthusiasm and skill he brings to teaching.

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Dr. Amit Goyal awarded the "Pride of India" medal

September 28, 2007

Amit Goyal, Ph.D., 1991, ORNL Distinguished Scientist and Battelle Distinguished Inventor

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Mechanical Engineering Academic All-American - Class 2007 | Jason Goeller '07,,Pittsburgh

August 1, 2007

A second team football Academic All-American, Goeller helped lead the defense as an outside linebacker as well as a defensive end and tackle. As a member of NROTC, he began his commission on active duty with the United States Navy in Charleston, South Carolina, in May. Goeller was also named first team All-Liberty League as a linebacker and is a member of the Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity. Click here to read the article on Rochester Review.

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Mechanical Engineering Academic All-American - Class 2007 | Susan Johnson '07. Salamanca, New York

August 1, 2007

A second team Academic All-American, the outside hitter for the women’s volleyball team leaves the Yellowjackets as the University’s leader in kills and digs. Johnson, who also coaches a girls’ high school club team, is a member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, and is a member of the St. Sebastian Community Service Society. She was named New York State Co-Offensive Player of the Year by the New York State Women’s Collegiate Athletic Association and was named first team All-New York State for four straight years.

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