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Living a dream on American Ninja Warrior

Living a dream on American Ninja Warrior

October 16, 2020

Will Schlageter ’20 (T5), a former triple major at Rochester, is in the semifinals of the NBC sports competition.

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Five tips for applying to college during the pandemic

Five tips for applying to college during the pandemic

October 7, 2020

Robert Alexander, the dean of admissions, financial aid, and enrollment, offers advice for prospective students and parents as they lay out a path to college over the next several months.

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Five tips for students navigating a rocky job market

Five tips for students navigating a rocky job market

September 9, 2020

While many of life’s normal interactions may be taking place from a distance, building relationships and being persistent are a few key takeaways, says director of Rochester’s Greene Center for Career Education and Connections.

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Masked and ready, the Class of 2024 begins moving onto campus

Masked and ready, the Class of 2024 begins moving onto campus

August 17, 2020

Health and safety were the order of the day for a “slow roll to move in” for the Class of 2024 and other University students living in campus housing this fall.

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Students keep busy during two-week quarantine

Students keep busy during two-week quarantine

August 12, 2020

Undergraduates who arrived August 1 for a New York State–required quarantine are finding plenty to do while they prepare for the fall semester.

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Students arrive for mandated COVID-19 quarantine

Students arrive for mandated COVID-19 quarantine

August 2, 2020

Wearing masks and following physical distancing guidelines, students from New York’s restricted travel states arrived August 1 to begin a 14-day quarantine.

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Orientation leaders hope to make new students Rochester ready—virtually

Orientation leaders hope to make new students Rochester ready—virtually

July 10, 2020

A Zoom-based talk show and a roster of online activities are some of the hallmarks of orientation programming in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Greene Center helps students retain summer internships

Greene Center helps students retain summer internships

June 9, 2020

Despite the pandemic, the Greene Center helps connects students with opportunities to pursue life and career interests.

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Finding a job during a recession? We’ve been there

Finding a job during a recession? We’ve been there

June 9, 2020

University of Rochester alumni who graduated during the Great Recession of 2008–09 offer tips for finding a job during a recession.

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