News


First Latino on second-highest court named Commencement speaker

The Hon. Jimmie V. Reyna ‘75, Circuit Judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, has been announced as this year’s commencement speaker.

SOCA’s Bob Marley Expo fosters unity through music

This year’s theme of “One Love” was inspired by the country’s current socio-political climate and meant to honor the life of Bob Marley as an artist and an activist, said senior and SOCA President Elizana Joseph.

Humanities talks teach importance of academia in ‘post-truth’ world

Around 100 people crowded into the Humanities Center Lounge in Rush Rhees Library morning for the opening remarks of the Knowledge and Citizenship Teach-in.

Features


Undocumented students dare to dream

UR DREAMers are trying to break the myths and stigma associated with terms like “DACA,” “undocumented,” and “illegal alien.”

Reefat Aziz: debating across borders

Reefat has turned the table, using his Key Scholar project and his mastery of debate to help both his new community of Rochester and his home back in Bangladesh.

Dining Services’ love for students isn’t always mutual, they say

While swiping into the dining hall, student engagement with employees rarely graduates from the ritualistic “hello, how are you?”