11/11/15: Sayaka Abe: quintessential student-athlete
Sayaka Abe

Not only is she a chemical engineering major, which is one of the most rigorous majors at the University of Rochester, but she also manages to maintain a near-perfect 4.0 GPA. On top of that, she is a star junior midfielder on an excellent UR field hockey team…


11/09/15: Running for the veterans
Veterans Day Run - 15

To commemorate this special day, Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) units from across the Rochester area will come together for the annual Veterans Day Joint Service Run, which starts on the University of Rochester campus.


11/13/15: Twins vs. diabetes
Twins Fight Diabetes

For Mary Bucklin, founder of the University of Rochester’s chapter of the College Diabetes Network, twin sister Hannah’s type 1 diabetes has never been a sad thing.


11/02/15: Students celebrate Halloween
Students dressed halloween

It’s always exciting to celebrate Halloween on campus, and there were plenty of fun activities going around this past weekend. Here’s a look at what students were doing.
10/21/15: DiBartolomeo ’13 vs. Bryant/Lakers
Alum Plays Against Lakers Bryant

“It’s my favorite photo of all time,” DiBartolomeo said, his voice crystal clear on the whatsapp app from his home in Haifa, Israel. “Is it too early to frame it?”
10/19/15: Paintings from Lyrics
Music Lyrics Art Show

Students from the Advanced Painting class at the University of Rochester are assigned a task of painting from their interpretation of lyrics. They choose whatever songs inspire them and paint their understandings and emotions on either walls or canvas.
09/17/15: Zuhal Sultan of Iraq; peace through music

Zuhal Sultan, who founded the National Youth Orchestra of Iraq at age 17, will speak about “Uniting Iraq’s Youth through Music” at two campus locations this Saturday, Sept. 19.
09/15/15: Garnish Scholars set the pace
Garnish Athlete Scholars

The University honored 10 elite student-athletes – from 10 different sports – as the 2015 Garnish Scholars were introduced at halftime of the football team’s home opener.
09/14/15: Remembering 9/11: A campus vigil
ROTC 9-11 Vigil

Six alumni of the University of Rochester —Jeremy Glick, Jean Hoadley Peterson, Jeffrey Smith, Zack Zeng, Aram Iskenderian, and Brendan Dolan—were among the nearly 3,000 victims.
Kicking Off a Rochester Summer

In the past few weeks I’ve done more exploring and enjoying of the city than I have in the past two years. Unobstructed by homework or bad weather, my friends and I make an effort to do as much adventuring as possible…