A Lifetime as a Leader

Ruth Lawrence ’49M (MD) A trailblazing pediatrician, a Medical Center physician says she “hit the jackpot” in life. Ruth Lawrence...

How’s That Again?

Rochester students acquire a specific lingo that becomes ingrained in their everyday conversations, and, eventually, the vocabulary becomes part of...

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U of R, U of R, ’68!

While many of the historic events and cultural moments of 1968 continue to resonate in American social and political life,...

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Requiem for a civic monument

Chicago public housing and its troubles have been a journalistic focal point for decades, generating a slew of news coverage,...

Diane Ambler ’71 standing in quad

Invested in law

Years ago, Diane Ambler ’71 started writing a memoir of sorts. Every chapter began with a quotation of something that...

Caitlin Meives ’05

A new generation in preservation

Caitlin Meives ’05 is such a preservationist that she recently found in her attic the Rochester history department flier that...