Category - Alumni

University of Rochester

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Past, Present, and Future: A Conversation with a Rochester Alum
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Meet Lauren Bradley, Advisor to the Student Alumni Ambassadors!
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How to Start Your Own Business in College
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10 Fun Facts About Athletics At Rochester
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Clock of the Nations
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League of Librarians
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The International Club on Campus
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Meliora Weekend 2013!
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Get Ready for Mel Weekend!
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Summertime Networking

Past, Present, and Future: A Conversation with a Rochester Alum

Ever since I came to the University of Rochester, I’ve been really interested in getting to know the stories of alumni after they graduate. That is one of the reasons why I love my job as a Meridian (aka campus tour guide) because sometimes, if I am lucky enough, I get to give a tour[…]

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Meet Lauren Bradley, Advisor to the Student Alumni Ambassadors!

Today, I want to highlight one of my favorite advisors, Lauren Bradley, advisor to the Student Alumni Ambassadors, otherwise known as the SAAs. Lauren works for the Office of Advancement and Alumni Relations and she plays a key role in helping student organizations at the University connect with their own alumni. This helps students meet[…]

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How to Start Your Own Business in College

Have you ever dreamed of starting your own company? Maybe you would like to be the next Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, or even Mark Zuckerberg? How would you like to be the creator of the next Facebook, or maybe you just have an idea that you think would lead to a successful business, but you[…]

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10 Fun Facts About Athletics At Rochester

1. There’s something for everyone.¬†We have 14 intramural programs on campus that include sports like soccer, volleyball, football, and basketball. We have 39 club sports on campus including soccer, ultimate Frisbee, and even Quidditch. Lastly, we have 23 varsity sports programs. 2. Eighteen of our coaches are Rochester alumni. Thirteen coaches either played or coached[…]

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Clock of the Nations

Dear reader, greetings. I hope your winter break was restful, and that whatever you’ve resumed, be it school, work, or travels, is going well. Perhaps you’d agree with me that if it hasn’t already, the world is increasingly becoming a global village, with the advent of the Internet and all ensuing forms of social media.[…]

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League of Librarians

After devouring some turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, and topping it all off with fancy desserts, I bet the Thanksgiving break was awesome. I won’t be surprised to see some of us undo our deeds at the gym over the next couple of days. Anyway, as I was cleaning my room over the break, I came[…]

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The International Club on Campus

Hello there, Greetings. So, the past weeks have witnessed quite a few activities. The list includes a new set of classes, career fares, a trip to Niagara Falls with the Renaissance and Global Scholars, and a meet with freshmen. However, I’d like to talk about Meliora Weekend, which took place two Saturdays ago on our[…]

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Meliora Weekend 2013!

One of my favorite activities at the University of Rochester is being a member of the Student Alumni Ambassadors (SAAs). SAAs represent a very select group of students chosen to represent the current student perspective and outlook to thousands of U of R alumni. Alumni continue to rave about Rochester's academic opportunities, open curriculum, and[…]

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Get Ready for Mel Weekend!

October is a very special month here at Rochester, with some of the most exciting events of the year happening on the weekends. As a follow up on my previous post, you should look forward to these events as a well-deserved break from all the midterm studying! In this post, I’ll highlight my favorite event of[…]

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Summertime Networking

Although summer is a great time to rest and relax, it’s also a chance to network with professionals in fields you’re interested in going into. I love meeting new people and getting to learn about their backgrounds and experiences. I am still on schedule to intern this summer at a biomedical engineering company, but budget[…]

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