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14 students selected for Take Five Program

14 students selected for Take Five Program

June 21, 2017

Fourteen undergraduate students were selected as new Take Five Scholars, a unique Rochester program that allows students to take a tuition-free fifth year of study in a field outside their major.

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Two student athletes named Academic All-Americans

Two student athletes named Academic All-Americans

June 6, 2017

Two seniors — Sayaka Abe of the field hockey team and Emily Simon of the swimming and diving team — have earned Academic All-America honors in 2016–17, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

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Bartlett claims NCAA heptathlon championship

Bartlett claims NCAA heptathlon championship

May 27, 2017

Sophomore Kylee Bartlett tallied a school record score of 5,020 points to finish off a remarkable 2017 season by capturing the national title in the heptathlon at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

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Seniors in digital media showcase projects

Seniors in digital media showcase projects

May 24, 2017

“All of these capstone projects were completed, had successful launches, and will live on after their creators graduate,” said Michael Jarvis, director of the Digital Media Studies Program.

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‘This is your day of triumph. This is your day of joy.’

‘This is your day of triumph. This is your day of joy.’

May 21, 2017

At seven commencement ceremonies across three days, members of the University of Rochester’s Class of 2017 were celebrated by their family and friends, their professors and by special guests.

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Kearns Center scholars are studies in resiliency, success

Kearns Center scholars are studies in resiliency, success

May 19, 2017

Established in 2002, the center has the goal of increasing diversity in higher education by building an educational pipeline, from undergraduate through graduate school, for students who might not otherwise have had access to higher education.

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Human-Computer Interaction class creates programs, apps to improve lives

Human-Computer Interaction class creates programs, apps to improve lives

May 19, 2017

Students in this class spend two months developing a technical product that could potentially be deployed in the wider world, with the goal of using computing to solve pressing problems in society.

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Graduates honor parents, family

Graduates honor parents, family

May 19, 2017

Members of the Class of 2017 pen messages to thank their loved ones for their support.

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