University of Rochester
Spring 2005

Rochester Review


The Next President

“Indefatigable” is a word that comes up a lot when colleagues describe Joel Seligman, dean of the law school at Washington University in St. Louis, and, as of July 1, the 10th president of Rochester. By Betsy Rogers

When the ‘Princesses’ Met the ‘River Rats’

merger of the colleges

Fifty years ago this fall, the women’s college was moved from Prince Street to join the men’s college on the River Campus, and the University became coeducational—again. By Jayne Denker

Nursing a New Career

Thanks to a new School of Nursing program, former computer programmers, marketers, and people from other professions are discovering the rewards of nursing. By Jayne Denker

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