Archives - Abhishek Makhun

Award-winning STEM program aims to shape Rochester’s youth

“Book learning is great, [but] having the experience of feeling and touching the world gives real meaning to what you learn in the book.”

UR Snapshots Vol. 8: Students’ favorite study spots on campus

“I’d say Rettner is my favorite study spot just because it’s bright and it’s quiet as well. If I don’t like being around a lot of people, then I think of coming here. Also, I think the library is a bit intimidating.”

The Iron Maidens raise hell at Montage Music Hall

  8:15 p.m., Montage Music Hall. I was standing in line waiting for the doors to open. I was there…

UR Snapshots Vol. 7: The snow diaries

“Well, I think it’s unfair to everyone that doesn’t cough up money to live on campus. It’s dangerous to all the professors, commuters, and especially to students who live off campus and can’t afford a car. Imagine having to walk two miles to school in negative-degree weather and freezing snow squalls. ”

UR Snapshots Vol. 6: The Douglass dining staff

I want everybody to see my university like I see it: the best of the best in all of the United States.

Minding the greeting gap

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a universal greeting code?

UR Snapshots Vol. 5: New Year’s resolutions

"I’d say my resolution is to live a year of unapologetic happiness."

Louvre’s ‘Muse’ connects body with art mediums

The choreography of each dance at Spurrier Hall creatively explored visual art through the human body.

OBOC saves boring first act with an exciting second

“Sex is good, but I’d rather be sailing.” When soloist and senior Tom Yi sang those words from the song…

Window seats are the inferior choice

But an aisle seat really starts looking like an attractive option when nature has you on speed dial.