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Summertime is prime time for undergraduate research

Summertime is prime time for undergraduate research

July 27, 2017

What’s true for many faculty members is also true for college students. There’s no better time than summer—away from coursework and distractions of the school year—to take a deep dive into research.

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Shared values: The Year of Respect

Shared values: The Year of Respect

July 27, 2017

Since fall 2011, the Communal Principles Project has highlighted one of six principles each academic year: respect, responsibility, honesty, inclusion, fairness, and freedom.

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Rochester Youth Year fellows complete service year

Rochester Youth Year fellows complete service year

July 24, 2017

Looking back over the program’s 10 years, about half of its participants have remained in or returned to Rochester, and five of the seven current University fellows will stay in the city.

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Students’ Association leaders share excitement for new year

Students’ Association leaders share excitement for new year

July 21, 2017

The president and vice president of the Students’ Association on the River Campus and at the Eastman School of Music welcome students for the 2017–18 academic year.

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What’s new at the Career Center?

What’s new at the Career Center?

July 19, 2017

Starting in the fall semester, the Gwen M. Greene Career and Internship Center is rolling out a new career community model—a network of partners from a group of related industries to help students connect with industries and professions.

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‘It’s time to let them fly’

‘It’s time to let them fly’

July 17, 2017

Move-in day for the Class of 2021 is just around the corner. In this episode of the University’s Quadcast podcast, Nick Foti ’19 hears advice from parents, students and staff on facing that day when families drop their students off on campus for the first time.

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2017 Singer Family Awards recognize four extraordinary high school teachers

2017 Singer Family Awards recognize four extraordinary high school teachers

June 29, 2017

Award recipients are invited to Rochester to be recognized at the University’s Commencement ceremony, and receive cash prizes for themselves and their schools.

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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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