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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

September 28, 2016

5 things to do this week-9-29-16: Film festival, magic show, Gandhi’s birthday, and Hispanic/Latino heritage family day

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Class, symposium explore ‘New Approaches to Poetry and Song’

Class, symposium explore ‘New Approaches to Poetry and Song’

September 28, 2016

In music professor Matthew BaileyShea’s class, students share lyrics from favorite songs, then work to uncover complexities in the text. An upcoming Humanities Center symposium organized by BaileyShea will further explore new ideas about text-music interaction.

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Myths of freedom, American manhood explode in <em>When You Comin’ Back, Red Ryder?</em>

Myths of freedom, American manhood explode in When You Comin’ Back, Red Ryder?

September 27, 2016

University of Rochester’s International Theatre Program opens its 27th season with Mark Medoff’s Obie Award-winning drama.

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

September 21, 2016

Jeanette Colby, the University’s calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. The Rochester Niagara Fringe Festival continues through September 24, featuring faculty, staff, and student performances. Find daily information on upcoming events on the University Events Calendar at www.rochester.edu/calendar. #1: Meet Open Letter Author and Grab a Drink The […]

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

September 14, 2016

5 things to do this weekend: Fringe, rival soccer match, art social, Abby Wambach, and rooftop movie

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

September 6, 2016

Jeanette Colby, the University’s calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. Find daily information on upcoming events on the University Events Calendar at www.rochester.edu/calendar. #1: Hartnett Opens Season with ‘Toy Politics’ The Hartnett Gallery opens up its 2016-17 season with the show Toy Politics on Thursday, September 8.  The art installation, which […]

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

August 31, 2016

5 things to do this weekend-9-01-16: Eastman faculty perform; Colin Jost show; Soccer at Fauver; Listen to War Stories; and the Music of Baroque

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10 times Rochester rubbed elbows with Tony Awards

10 times Rochester rubbed elbows with Tony Awards

June 9, 2016

Before Sunday’s awards ceremony, learn more about the opportunities Rochester students have had to work with Tony Award winners on stage and behind the scenes, and the Eastman School of Music alumni who have taken home theater’s top honor.

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The main thing to do this weekend: celebrate commencement

The main thing to do this weekend: celebrate commencement

May 11, 2016

Jeanette Colby, the University Events Calendar editor, offers one thing to do this weekend in honor of Commencement Weekend activities. The ‘5 things to do this weekend’ feature will take a break over the summer and will return in September. 

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

May 4, 2016

Jeanette Colby, the University’s calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. Find daily information on upcoming events on the University Events Calendar at www.rochester.edu/calendar. #1: Competition Pays Homage to German Lieder Be captivated by the German arts culture at the Jessie Kneisel Lieder Competition on Saturday, May 7. The […]

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