News


UR Medicine study links redlining in Rochester to premature birth rates

“This is further evidence of the influence of a legacy of structural racism on the disproportionate burden of adverse pregnancy outcomes for Black women in the U.S.,” Hollenbach said in an article published in URMC news.

UR to observe Juneteenth as an official University holiday

Beginning in 2022, the University will officially observe Juneteenth as a University holiday.

Talk on international students’ challenges inspires action for UR

On Thursday, Nov. 3, over 20 participants attended the Humanities Center’s event featuring a lecture by Dr. Lakmali Jayasinghe titled “The Burdens of Borders: Understanding International Students’ Challenges through Oral History Narratives.”

Features


Day in the Life: A Mechanical Engineer major and Legal Studies minor

Junior Kimberly Heagerty is majoring in Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Legal Studies.   

How do we get MERT off pause?

MERT, UR’s student-run Medical Emergency Response Team, usually trains members and works on-call shifts to provide on-campus emergency care for students. Unfortunately, they’re going to have to wait to get back to that.

Java Joe: The man behind Rochester’s favorite coffee bean

Slowly approaching its thirties, Java’s reputation is embedded in its local and ethically sourced coffee beans.