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Spotlight on Humanities Alumni: Raisa Dukas

Name:  Raisa Dukas Education (UR and additional): BA (Spanish & Interdepartmental Studies), University of Rochester, 2007; degree from Georgetown University 2012 Current city/state of residence:  Washington, DC—Metro Area Job Title: Principal Research Analyst When and how did you choose your major? I chose my majors as a freshman.  From the beginning, I knew I wanted […]

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Spotlight on Social Sciences Alumni: Caitlin Meives

Name: Caitlin Meives UR Major:  History Other UR Majors/Minors: Spanish Major Additional Education: M.S. Historic Preservation (University of Vermont) Current City, State of Residence: Rochester, NY Job Title: Preservation Planner Employer: The Landmark Society of Western New York Community Activities: I’m involved with a number of organizations and loose affiliations of folks who are interested […]

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Spotlight on Humanities Alumni: Emily Wroczynski

Name: Emily Wroczynski Education: B.A. Art History and Spanish minor in Arabic Current city/state of residence: Williamsburg, VA (moving to Wilmington, DE in July) Job Title: Intern in Archaeological Materials Conservation Lab Employer: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation (unpaid internship) Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? I chose to attend the U of […]

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U.S. Patent Office Publishes Patent Proposal of UR Junior

As a high school student, John Hinkel designed a device that will help improve the mobility of quadriplegics, now he’s one step closer to being awarded a patent for his invention

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Modern Languages & Cultures Department Honors Book Award Recipients

29 students were recognized by the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures

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Rochester Launches American Studies Major

New major examines the culture, history, and social life of America

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