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Gateways Music Festival Orchestra makes Carnegie debut

Gateways Music Festival Orchestra makes Carnegie debut

April 25, 2022

The Gateways Orchestra, which appeared as part of the 2021–22 season, was the first all-Black classical symphony orchestra presented by Carnegie Hall in its history.

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Poetry, dreamscapes, and magical realism infuse José Rivera’s <em>Marisol</em>

Poetry, dreamscapes, and magical realism infuse José Rivera’s Marisol

April 20, 2022

The University’s International Theatre Program presents the Puerto Rican screenwriter’s Obie Award-winning drama for its spring 2022 production.

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Laser Lab springboards 100-plus high schoolers to doctoral degrees

Laser Lab springboards 100-plus high schoolers to doctoral degrees

April 5, 2022

During a summer research program, high school students are paired with Rochester scientists to gain real-world experience at one of the nation’s leading laser facilities.

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Douglass Leadership House celebrates 10th anniversary

Douglass Leadership House celebrates 10th anniversary

March 28, 2022

For ten years, the Douglass Leadership House on the River Campus has served as a symbol of—and space for—Black excellence, persistence, and fortitude.

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Medical ‘Match Day’ celebration returns in person

Medical ‘Match Day’ celebration returns in person

March 18, 2022

For the first time since 2019, fourth-year medical students at the University of Rochester celebrated Match Day in person.

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Costume-ready for ‘fabulously fun’ glam rock theater

Costume-ready for ‘fabulously fun’ glam rock theater

February 23, 2022

A behind-the-scenes photo gallery shows the International Theatre Program gearing up for its production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

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It’s a winterful life

It’s a winterful life

February 7, 2022

Linnea Wegge (left), Maya Hewitt, and Ian Gillis (right) from the Class of 2023 participate in a curling demonstration during this year’s Winterfest Weekend on the River Campus. The weekend—an annual wintertime tradition for undergraduate students—featured gear giveaways, ice-carving demonstrations, sledding down Danforth Hill, plus plenty of s’mores and hot chocolate. Check out more photos from the weekend on the University’s Instagram account.

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Dance concert showcases the interplay of lights, music, and action in a brand-new space

Dance concert showcases the interplay of lights, music, and action in a brand-new space

November 17, 2021

The Sloan Performing Arts Center serves as a new campus site for students, faculty, and guest artists to perform original choreography.

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Future physicists experience research firsthand during internship at Rochester

Future physicists experience research firsthand during internship at Rochester

October 31, 2021

The University of Rochester’s Center for Matter at Atomic Pressures (CMAP) hosted a five-week internship program this summer for area high school students to learn about high-energy-density physics, perform lab experiments, and work on projects with Rochester physics and astronomy graduate students.

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<em>Star Trek</em>’s George Takei: Boldly becoming an activist for LGBTQ, immigration rights

Star Trek’s George Takei: Boldly becoming an activist for LGBTQ, immigration rights

October 22, 2021

The actor, speaking as part of Rochester’s Difficult Conversations”series, says he struggled for years before finding his true voice.

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