One final cheer in the Palestra, and this group of freshmen is off to its community site.

Wilson Day 2015: Sharing is caring

One of the University’s most revered traditions continued Thursday with the 28th annual Wilson Day. More than 1,400 new students went into the Rochester community and completed service projects.

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Tunnel Vision: A fresh coat of paint on an old tradition

Painting the tunnels on campus is a decades-long tradition, and so is starting a new academic year with a fresh coat of yellow paint. Several student volunteers grabbed their rollers and got the job done last weekend.

The sign says it all: Welcome to more than 1,300 freshmen from 47 states and 83 nations. Photo by Joy Bian.

Move-In Day 2015: Let’s get it started!

And we’re off! On Tuesday, Aug. 25, more than 1,300 incoming freshmen from 47 states moved into their dorms on the University of Rochester River Campus. The stream of cars began lining up at 8 a.m. in Park Lot, all of them crammed with luggage, laptops, bedding – and eager freshmen. The cars proceeded in […]

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Star athlete brings passion, tenacity to the table

Vitraag Mehta ’17, a competitor at this year’s National Collegiate Table Tennis Association’s national championship, plays hardball in one of the most fast-paced sports in the world.