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March Madness and the ‘Princes of the Palestra’

March Madness and the ‘Princes of the Palestra’

March 3, 2016

As the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament begins today, take a look back to the Yellowjackets’ 1990 Division III national championship and see where some of the players are today.

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Urban League president to students: ‘Activism is a mindset’

Urban League president to students: ‘Activism is a mindset’

March 1, 2016

Before delivering the University’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Address, Marc Morial took some time to speak with students at the Douglass Leadership House about activism, race, and the keys to leading a successful life.

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Students organize national summit to unite black college leaders

Students organize national summit to unite black college leaders

February 29, 2016

Student organizers of the first Joint Collegiate Black Student Summit hope to create a national forum and network for developing solutions to problems facing the black community on college campuses.

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Women’s basketball to host NCAA playoffs

Women’s basketball to host NCAA playoffs

February 29, 2016

The Yellowjackets will make their return to the NCAA Division III playoffs this Friday and Saturday when Rochester hosts a four-team pod in the first and second rounds of the tournament.

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Art New York students soak in Big Apple culture

Art New York students soak in Big Apple culture

February 29, 2016

The semester-long internship program gives Rochester students the chance to work in the art world and explore the nation’s cultural capital.

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Squash dream season ends with loss in national final

Squash dream season ends with loss in national final

February 28, 2016

The best season in the history of Rochester squash ended with a 5-4 loss to Yale University in the championship match of the College Squash Association Potter Cup tournament on Sunday evening. (Yale Sports Publicity photo / Sam Rubin)

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University launches anti-racism campaign at basketball doubleheader

University launches anti-racism campaign at basketball doubleheader

February 24, 2016

“We’re Better Than THAT,” the University’s new anti-racism awareness campaign, will officially kick off at the basketball doubleheader on Saturday with free t-shirts, stickers, and pins.

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Rochester hosts swimming and diving championships

Rochester hosts swimming and diving championships

February 16, 2016

Some of the best college swimmers and divers from Division III will be competing as Rochester hosts the 2016 University Athletic Association Swimming and Diving Championships at the Webster Aquatic Center.

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Students set goal of $30,000 to help families own homes

Students set goal of $30,000 to help families own homes

February 15, 2016

The University’s Habitat for Humanity chapter is working to sponsor a house by the end of the year.

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Student video contest to fight racism offers $500 to winner

Student video contest to fight racism offers $500 to winner

February 11, 2016

From The Buzz: The University’s new anti-racism campaign working group will launch a student video contest featuring the theme, “We’re Better Than That.”

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