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It’s winter. It’s festive. It’s Winterfest.

It’s winter. It’s festive. It’s Winterfest.

February 6, 2017

One of the largest celebrations of the University’s annual Winterfest Weekend, Winter Wonderland, took place on Saturday, February 4 at the Campus Center and Wilson Quad. Huskies came to visit. Scarves were given away. Students enjoyed winter carnival activities—making s’mores, crystal imaging, cookie decorating, and more.

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Events celebrating black history

Events celebrating black history

February 1, 2017

W. Kamau Bell, sociopolitical comedian and host of the Emmy-nominated CNN show United Shades of America, highlights a month of lectures, films, performances, and exhibits.

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

November 30, 2016

Jeanette Colby, the University’s calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. Find daily information on upcoming events on the University Events Calendar at www.rochester.edu/calendar.   #1: Get a Seat to Obie Award-winning Play The Obie-award winning play Circle Mirror Transformation opens at Todd Theater on Thursday, December 1, with […]

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

November 16, 2016

Jeanette Colby, the University’s calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. Find daily information on upcoming events on the University Events Calendar at www.rochester.edu/calendar. #1:See Eastman School’s Musica Nova Perform Eastman’s Musica Nova Ensemble will present a concert on Friday, November 18. The student ensemble, under the direction of […]

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

November 9, 2016

Jeanette Colby, the University’s calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. Find daily information on upcoming events on the University Events Calendar at www.rochester.edu/calendar. #1: Get a Seat for the Philharmonia and Renee Fleming Performance The Eastman Philharmonia will be joined by Grammy award-winning soprano and Eastman alumna Renee […]

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

November 2, 2016

Jeanette Colby, the University’s calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. Find daily information on upcoming events on the University Events Calendar at www.rochester.edu/calendar. #1: Experience Dark Victorian-Era Chamber Opera The Eastman Opera Theatre presents Benjamin Britton’s dark chamber opera The Turn of the Screw, from November 3 through […]

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

October 26, 2016

Jeanette Colby, the University’s calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. Find daily information on upcoming events on the University Events Calendar at www.rochester.edu/calendar.   #1: Explore the Art Museum After Dark Find out what’s lurking at the museum after dark as the Memorial Art Gallery hosts “Museum of […]

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5 things to do this weekend

5 things to do this weekend

October 12, 2016

Jeanette Colby, the University’s calendar editor, offers a selection of events and activities to do this weekend. Find daily information on upcoming events on the University Events Calendar at www.rochester.edu/calendar. #1: See ‘War Stories’ and Permanent Collection Exhibit at the Memorial Art Gallery This is the last weekend to see the two complementary exhibits which […]

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Solo exhibition a special kind of homecoming for alumna

Solo exhibition a special kind of homecoming for alumna

October 6, 2016

Sculptor Judith Modrak ’85 lives in Manhattan and keeps a studio on Union Square. But she remains pretty rooted in Rochester. her solo exhibition, opening in the River Campus’s Hartnett Gallery during Meliora Weekend, is a special kind of homecoming.

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Meliora Weekend 2016 ‘Better Than Ever’

Meliora Weekend 2016 ‘Better Than Ever’

October 5, 2016

Thousands of alumni, parents, community members, and friends were on campus from October 6-9 for the annual Meliora Weekend celebrations. The weekend blends reunions, homecoming, family activities, performances, lectures, and community celebrations, offering something exciting for everyone.  This year the experience celebrated the success of The Meliora Challenge: The Campaign for the University of Rochester.

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