On this edition of Need to Know Rochester:
- There’s still a lot of reluctance to comply with the NY SAFE Act, particularly in upstate New York. We learn how area residents are responding to the new state gun laws and local efforts to help get guns off Rochester streets.
- Local research universities like the University of Rochester will be affected by the government shutdown. Ron Hansen, Simon School Senior Associate Dean for Program Development joins the discussion.
- A celebration of the 75th anniversary of xerography invented by Chester Carlson.
- Dean of the Eastman School of Music, Jamal Rossi, joins us as we reflect on the life and legacy of Douglas Lowry, the late dean of the Eastman School.