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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

September 19, 2018

Jeanette Colby, the University calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. The calendar features a variety of events at all campuses, including the River Campus, Eastman School, Memorial Art Gallery, and Medical Center.

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

September 12, 2018

Jeanette Colby, the University calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. Log in and check out the University Events Calendar  for more events. This week’s events include an exhibit at the Memorial Art Gallery, a cross country meet, movie screening on the River Campus, and multiple shows at the Fringe Festival.

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‘Fringe allows me to push myself to do things I don’t normally get to do’

‘Fringe allows me to push myself to do things I don’t normally get to do’

August 29, 2018

Rochester Fringe Festival is one of the fastest growing in the United States, with performances from many University students, faculty, and staff. Six of those performers share what makes Fringe special.

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Missy Pfohl Smith named director of Institute for Performing Arts

Missy Pfohl Smith named director of Institute for Performing Arts

July 3, 2018

The Institute for Performing Arts was formed in 2015 to bring together the disciplines of music, theater, and dance into a collaborative venture. Smith, who also serves as the director of the Program of Movement and Dance, is appointed to a three-year term

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Summer carillon concerts return to Rochester

Summer carillon concerts return to Rochester

June 15, 2018

Free carillon concerts are back this summer, with music from top performers from around the world every Monday in July.

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Seniors show beauty of urban art with augmented reality

Seniors show beauty of urban art with augmented reality

May 11, 2018

Four Rochester students saw the beauty of graffiti art in abandoned city subway tunnels. Banding together as the ExSpace Artist Collective, they designed an augmented reality project to share that beauty with others.

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An art exhibition of their own

An art exhibition of their own

May 11, 2018

Rochester’s studio arts majors cap off their senior year with an art thesis exhibition that serves as the culmination of each student’s hard work and dedication as artists.

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

May 9, 2018

Jeanette Colby, the University calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. Log in and check out the University Events Calendar  for more things to do. The calendar features a variety of events at all campuses, including the River Campus, Eastman School, Memorial Art Gallery, and Medical Center. #1: Watch […]

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Students design voice-activated app to reduce food waste

Students design voice-activated app to reduce food waste

May 7, 2018

Pip, an app developed by a team of graduating seniors in the Digital Media Studies Program, will let users check their fridge or freezer wherever they are using only their voice.

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