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Much more than a teen idol: George Michael the musician

Much more than a teen idol: George Michael the musician

December 26, 2016

John Covach, rock historian and director of the University’s Institute for Popular Music, summarized Michael’s impact on and influence in an essay for CNN.

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What’s your resolution and how will you keep it?

What’s your resolution and how will you keep it?

December 22, 2016

Lose weight. Get in shape. Do better in school. We asked University experts for tips on how to make some of the most popular resolutions a reality in 2017.

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

December 7, 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: Hear New Jazz at Kodak Hall Are you in the mood for some contemporary jazz? The Eastman School of Music’s New Jazz Ensemble will […]

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Dance, light, media come together in <em>Confluence</em>

Dance, light, media come together in Confluence

December 6, 2016

The Program of Dance and Movement will present a series of shows featuring students, faculty, and guest artists in new collaborative and multidisciplinary dance works exploring social issues in the wake of the 2016 election.

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

November 30, 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: Get a Seat to Obie Award-winning Play The Obie-award winning play Circle Mirror Transformation opens at Todd Theater on Thursday, December 1, with […]

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Five lives connect, unspool in Annie Baker’s <em>Circle Mirror Transformation</em>

Five lives connect, unspool in Annie Baker’s Circle Mirror Transformation

November 16, 2016

The International Theatre Program closes its fall semester with guest director Pirronne Yousefzadeh’s production of what she calls “a love letter to the theater.”

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

November 16, 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:See Eastman School’s Musica Nova Perform Eastman’s Musica Nova Ensemble will present a concert on Friday, November 18. The student ensemble, under the direction of […]

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

November 9, 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: Get a Seat for the Philharmonia and Renee Fleming Performance The Eastman Philharmonia will be joined by Grammy award-winning soprano and Eastman alumna Renee […]

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

November 2, 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: Experience Dark Victorian-Era Chamber Opera The Eastman Opera Theatre presents Benjamin Britton’s dark chamber opera The Turn of the Screw, from November 3 through […]

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

October 26, 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: Explore the Art Museum After Dark Find out what’s lurking at the museum after dark as the Memorial Art Gallery hosts “Museum of […]

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