A journal of the pandemic year

It has been 12 months since Monroe County recorded its first COVID case and death. Looking back, the pandemic in some ways seems like a mystery—but in others, a tragedy foretold.

RRH CEO to retire in July

Eric Bieber has led the area’s second-largest employer since shortly after the 2014 merger of Unity Health System and Rochester General Health System.

Four with Eastman ties win Grammys

Alumni Sarah Brailey, Maria Schneider, Christopher Theofanidis and the late Christopher Rouse, who taught at the music school, were among this year’s winners.

A challenge for the community

In a three-month event, Children Awaiting Parents aims to raise awareness of the importance of placing foster children in permanent homes.

The power of science

The past year has illustrated that sound strategy, scientific methodology, and communicating research findings in a clear manner can help save lives.

Battling multiple challenges

Over the last year, New York’s nursing homes have become the focus of controversy, with questions centering on number of resident deaths from COVID-19. Keeping residents safe, however, is only one difficulty these organizations face.

The call to create institutional change

540WMain has launched an Antiracism Facilitator Fellowship for leaders who are committed to dismantling racist ideas, policies and systems. The eight-week program begins July 6.