Category - Student Life

University of Rochester

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A Little About Myself
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THE SING-OFF!!!!
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Akan’s Bio
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About me!
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Meliora!
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About Me
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A little about me!
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A Serious Moment
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GradPartiesGradPartiesGradParties!!
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Graduation :)

A Little About Myself

Hey, my name is Devin Embil, and I am a student of the Class of 2013 at the University of Rochester. I was born in Florida but have lived most of my life in Istanbul, Turkey. I went to an English-speaking Turkish school and consequently am fluent in both English and Turkish (and I can[…]

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THE SING-OFF!!!!

So if you didn’t hear (which seems to be quite impossible), the University of Rochester’s own all-male a cappella group, the YellowJackets, are on The Sing-Off, NBC’s reality TV show competition. This is the third season, and basically, a cappella groups from all origins, places, and varieties in the nation audition to be on the[…]

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Akan’s Bio

Akan Nelson is an an udergraduate student in the University of Rochester’s Class of 2015. Akan has lived in Lagos, Nigeria, for all of his life but spent his last two years of high school at the African Leadership Academy in Johannesburg, South Africa, before enrolling at the U of R. While at the University[…]

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About me!

I'm Kristen, and I'm a senior! I transferred to Rochester as a sophomore, and I absolutely love it here! I'm a psychology major and a Spanish minor, and I completed a computer science cluster. I love keeping busy and trying new things;  I'm very involved with the Inter-Class Living Community and the women's club squash[…]

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Meliora!

My name is Moonsuk Kim, currently a sophomore at the beautiful River Campus of U of R. I am pursuing a major in financial economics and minors in business and studio arts with math and Chinese language clusters.   As an international student from South Korea, I plan to provide high school students and parents[…]

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About Me

Hey everybody! I’m Princess Sarah Ahmed. 😀 My friends call me Sarah AK (pronounce the A and the K separately), or you can call me princess, I can settle for that. :p I am from Iraq, specifically Baghdad, the capital. I left Iraq recently, and I miss it terribly. I am a weird person, but[…]

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A little about me!

  Meliora, folks! I’m Natasha Chainani, a junior at the School of Arts and Sciences! Born in Bombay, living in Singapore and now in Rochester, I love attending the U of R while bringing with myself a truly international background! I have an endless list of passions—writing, culinary arts, travelling and photography. Question is, which[…]

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A Serious Moment

Recently, all U of R students were sent an email about the totally out-of-place incident that happened on campus earlier this year, resulting in the death of Jeffrey Bordeaux Jr. I got the impression from many incoming students that they were unaware about the details of this event, or unaware of the event at all.[…]

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GradPartiesGradPartiesGradParties!!

So, summer is already more than half over, but there is still so much going on until we leave for college! One of the biggest things is none other than graduation parties. We have all gone to them since freshman year, maybe earlier for some, but now, it is our best friends and ourselves having[…]

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Graduation :)

So I finally caught up to all you guys out there in America! I have officially graduated from Olympia High School, and I am part of the Class of 2011! For high school, anyways. Now it is on to working towards the Class of 2015 graduation! This was one of the most exciting days of[…]

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