Author - Brian Grip

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My Most Productive Summer Yet
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UR Relay For Life!!
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Operas at Eastman
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It’s Officially Winter in Rochester
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All About Brian
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UR Track & Field—It’s Back!
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Campus Construction Is Almost Done!
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Back on Campus!
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Residential Life Staff
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So Many Activities!!

My Most Productive Summer Yet

Hello all! It has been a while since I have been in the blogosphere, but I assure you, I have been quite busy utilizing my time productively this summer. I am just finishing up my time at a nationwide program called Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP). There are many institutions that host this[…]

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UR Relay For Life!!

Many people know of the American Cancer Society and their Relay for Life event that takes place in multiple locations. Well, UR is one of the annual locations that throws Relay for Life and is always super successful! Last Friday, April 12th, was no different. For those of you who are not familiar with these[…]

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It’s Officially Winter in Rochester

I am not one to be happy about snow and the cold, and this year honestly is no different. However, I am from the area, and nineteen years of Rochester winters wears on you. But I can tell some people that have dealt with snow as long or longer than I have still love it,[…]

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All About Brian

Hello, everyone! My name is Brian and I am currently a sophomore this 2012-2013 academic year. I have declared my major in molecular genetics, a BS in the biological sciences, and am minoring in music and possibly psychology, all while following the pre-med track. I have worked as an admissions blogger since halfway through my[…]

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UR Track & Field—It’s Back!

  This year, I have proudly joined the UR Men's Track & Field team, Division III, and I am so excited for upcoming competitions. I was a pole vaulter for four years in high school and did pretty well for myself. Unfortunately, my career ended when I shattered my ankle on a high attempt my junior year.[…]

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Campus Construction Is Almost Done!

So all current students at the University of Rochester have been pained with the construction going around campus. It has been noisy, annoying, and in the way. Easy shortcuts to class have been cut off for the past 2 months and during the summer. Luckily, O'Brien, the newest dorm building on campus, was completed before[…]

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Residential Life Staff

So I know a lot of incoming freshman and prospective high school students see the terms Freshman Fellow, RA, GHR, D'Lions, Eco Reps, etc. thrown around by staff and current students. I decided to dedicate a post explaining these terms and what these positions are for. All of these positions are students who work for[…]

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So Many Activities!!

Summer in Rochester is pretty awesome, but since there are so relatively few students on campus, it can be hard to find things to do sometimes. But being the awesome RA's that we are here in Hoeing, we were prepared. Every night we have a few different activities that the RA's run. It gives options[…]

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