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Meliora Weekend 2016: Better Than Ever

Meliora Weekend 2016: Better Than Ever

May 4, 2016

Meliora Weekend 2016 will celebrate where the University has come from, where it is, and where it’s going. Fittingly, the impressive list of featured guests unites the past, present, and future.

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‘Creativity a team sport,’ says Jobs biographer

‘Creativity a team sport,’ says Jobs biographer

October 11, 2015

“Creativity is a team sport,” said Walter Isaacson in his keynote address for the University of Rochester’s Meliora Weekend, which is an annual alumni reunion and homecoming.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Meliora and Eastman Weekends 2015

October 9, 2015

Alumni, parents, friends, students, and community members gathered on campus for Meliora and Eastman Weekends 2014, October 8–11. This year’s program featured dozens of events, including class reunions, guest speakers, performances, lectures, athletics, receptions, and much more. Enjoy these highlights and snapshots from this weekend’s festivities.

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Meliora Weekend 2015

Meliora Weekend 2015

October 8, 2015

Thousands of alumni, parents, and friends celebrated Meliora Weekend with a full roster of presentations—including a keynote address by author Walter Isaacson—activities, reunions, events, and celebrations. See photos and a social media archive.

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Annual Stanton/Anthony conversations event to focus on domestic violence and health

Annual Stanton/Anthony conversations event to focus on domestic violence and health

October 2, 2015

“Instead of thinking about the effects of intimate partner violence in an isolated kind of way, we need to look at it across the lifespan and across the developmental stages,” says keynote speaker Dr. Tasneem Ismailji.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Meliora and Eastman Weekends 2014

PHOTO GALLERY: Meliora and Eastman Weekends 2014

October 18, 2014

Alumni, parents, friends, students, and community members gathered on campus for Meliora and Eastman Weekends 2014, October 16–19. This year’s program featured dozens of events, including guest speakers, performances, lectures, athletics, receptions, and much more. Enjoy these highlights and snapshots from this weekend’s festivities.

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University’s past to come alive in ‘Icons and Images: The University’s History in 12 Artifacts’

University’s past to come alive in ‘Icons and Images: The University’s History in 12 Artifacts’

October 14, 2014

On Saturday, Oct. 18, two popular experts on University of Rochester history—Paul Burgett, vice president and senior advisor to the president and Melissa Mead, University archivist—will highlight some its most significant milestones and retell some of its best stories.

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Goodwin, Cox headline Meliora Weekend 2014

Goodwin, Cox headline Meliora Weekend 2014

May 28, 2014

Pulitzer Prize-winning presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin will deliver the keynote address at this year’s Meliora Weekend. Goodwin is the author of six best-selling books.

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Online Registration for Meliora Weekend Closes Oct. 8

Online Registration for Meliora Weekend Closes Oct. 8

September 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Check out a performance by comedian Craig Ferguson on Friday, Oct. 12, enjoy the Celebration of Diversity luncheon on Saturday, Oct. 13, sign up for the Presidential Symposium on “The Humanities, Artistic Expression, and the Digital Age: Innovation and Opportunities” on Oct. 13, or attend one of the many other programs and activities scheduled throughout Meliora Weekend, Oct. 11–14.

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Meliora Weekend Registration Nears

August 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Online registration begins at noon Monday, Aug. 20, for Meliora Weekend events. To expedite the registration process and check out faster when registering, you may set up an account for you and your guests today.

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