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Leslie named All-American and Division III Rookie of the Year

Photo Courtesy of UR Athletics Although the UR Women’s Basketball season concluded almost a month ago, freshman Alexandra Leslie has still continued to rack up ...

North Korean refugee speaks at LiNK event on campus

Liberty in North Korea (LiNK) hosted LiNK alumnus and North Korean refugee Justin Kim at an event on March 24, where he addressed LiNK members ...

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Swimming and Diving excel at championships

Photo Courtesy of UR Athletics The University of Rochester’s Women’s Swimming and Diving team competed in the NCAA Division III Championships held in Shenandoah, Texas ...

Construction plans move forward for Data Science Institute

Construction plans move forward for Data Science Institute

UR recently selected Welliver, a provider of construction services based in the Finger Lakes region of New York, as the manager for preconstruction services for ...

Josh Peck

Josh Peck: a childhood hero grown up

Parsa Lotfi – Photo Editor Campus Activities Board (CAB) hosted a Q&A with Josh Peck this past Thursday, Feb. 26, bringing the UR community back ...

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Swimming and Diving to be in National Championships

Courtesy of UR Athletics UR will be well represented this year at the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving National Championships, as four swimmers and ...

News

Students attempt to evade Public Safety

1. On Wednesday, March 18 at 12:51 a.m., DPS officers responded to a loud noise complaint outside Lovejoy Hall facing the Residential Quadrangle. As officers ...

North Korean refugee speaks at LiNK event on campus

Liberty in North Korea (LiNK) hosted LiNK alumnus and North Korean refugee Justin Kim at an event on March 24, where he addressed LiNK members ...

UR seeks legal action against Yik Yak users following racist posts

UR students rank among the most active users of Yik Yak, but in recent weeks the app’s reputation as a place for harmless puns ...

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Opinions

Straight outta Eastman

I used to hate rap music. I still remember sitting in a study hall, hearing my friends chatter about the latest rap album and, in ...

Yik Yak: a tough situation, handled with care

Recently, UR made headlines by asking Yik Yak to reveal the identities of the individuals behind the slew of racist, threatening posts that appeared on ...

While costly, tuition changes are at least a step forward

Last Thursday, UR announced its tuition and room and board rates for the 2015-16 academic year. Clocking in at $47,450 for tuition and $14,294 for ...

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3-25-15 UR Tech Take 2

Features

UR Tech: Solved Games

Christian Cieri – Illustrator If you sit down and play a virtual game of checkers on your computer, there’s a good chance it’ll let you ...

Mela showcases a fashion medley

Photo courtesy of Marisa Caiola This past weekend, ADITI held its annual cultural celebration event, “Mela.” This year’s event  was of special importance because it ...

ADITI celebrates its 30th anniversary

Photo Courtesy of ADITI The Association for the Development of Interest in the Indian Subcontinent (ADITI) is celebrating its 30th year on campus this year. In ...

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Arts & Entertainment

One-Act Play Festival showcases diverse talent

From Friday, March 20 to Sunday March 22,  Todd Union’s annual one-act play showcase featured four short plays, each directed and written by UR students. The ...

‘I’ll Be Your Pilot Today:’ ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’

Remember when Ellie Kemper played mousy, naïve Erin Hannon on “The Office?” Having succumbed to the terrible plague of typecasting, Kemper now plays the exact ...

On ‘To Pimp a Butterfly,’ Kendrick Lamar stomps out the ‘sophomore slump’

On the evening of March 15, a friend from high school messaged me on Facebook. “Justin.” “Jake.” “To Pimp a Butterfly.” Suddenly, my plans to get to sleep early ...

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Sports

Leslie named All-American and Division III Rookie of the Year

Photo Courtesy of UR Athletics Although the UR Women’s Basketball season concluded almost a month ago, freshman Alexandra Leslie has still continued to rack up ...

In nail-biter women’s lacrosse falls to Geneseo

Photo Courtesy of UR Athletics The University of Rochester Women’s Lacrosse team lost by one goal to the #16-ranked Geneseo Knights, with a score of ...

Kayla Kibling – Softball

1. When did you start playing softball? I started playing softball in fourth grade, and before that, I had played little league baseball since second grade. ...

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Humor

Humor editor intervention: Horgan needs to contribute

This past Monday, humor editor and sophomore Erik Chiodo ‘17 sat down with fellow humor editor Chris Horgan ‘17 to hold an intervention. During the ...

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Dear Chris: Common problems solved

Dear Chris: I spend all day doing work and, every night when I get into my bed, right as I close my eyes, I can’t ...

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