A Report on the Events of the Year
As we conclude our historic Sesquicentennial year and step into the next phase of this University's life, I'd once more remind you of the theme for our 150th anniversary: "Celebrate the Past . . . Imagine the Future."
It was a fitting epigram for the Sesquicentennial celebration, but it also is an apt description of the life's work of a great university.
From husbanding the legacy of Frederick Douglass and preserving the intricate
artwork of ancient Egypt to exploring the frontiers of laser-driven fusion and
Such dedicated individuals are the ones who lead Rochester into its next 150 years, which I have no doubt will be as intellectually rich and illuminating as the first century and a half.
Thomas H. Jackson
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