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“Heartbleed” ails web security

Earlier this month, UR’s network, along with millions of other websites that use the same software package, were been exposed to have a major security …


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Pentatonix: when music tells the story

 

Parsa Lotfi / Photo Editor

On Wednesday April 9, Pentatonix (PTX) hit the Buffalo stop on its tour, in honor of its third-year anniversary. For …


‘Merry Mount’: the grand operatic experiment

I wasn’t quite sure what to expect for RPO’s upcoming operatic performance of Howard Hanson’s “Merry Mount.”  As a singer, one of my main goals …


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“Sophia/Portrait” tackles questions of love and death

Aaron Schaffer / Photo Editor

 

This past week, Drama House visitors had the pleasure of watching two original plays written and performed by members of …


Rettner Hall offers technological opportunities to students

Rettner Hall offers technological opportunities to students

Parsa Lotfi, Photo Editor

At any given moment, you can walk into Room 201 of Rettner Hall and find students studying for class. The couches …


Ensure all sophomores receive on-campus housing

UR guarantees all rising sophomores on-campus housing, at least in theory. However, if there is no actual housing options available on campus as the lottery …


You can’t rebuild Rochester with fairness

What do University of Rochester President Joel Seligman, RIT President Bill Destler, Wegmans CEO Danny Wegman, and Mayor Lovely Warren all have in common? From …


Gen Y does it different

Members of the millennial generation (or Generation Y), born between 1982 and 2001, have grown up praised for every little accomplishment. Finish the relay race …


UR Tech: Heartbleed exploit shocks internet community

UR Tech: Heartbleed exploit shocks internet community

Tiffany White, Illustrator

On April 9. a massive and unforeseen software lapse took the Internet protocol by storm, gripping every inch of news and social …


Ask Estrada: Hookups, relationships, and ‘let’s talk about sex’

Is it irrational to fear telling a girl I’m a virgin?
Choosing to share anything about your sexual history can leave anyone feeling vulnerable. If what …


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A universal language, a personal story

Liz Beson / Illustrator

As per usual, the YellowJackets blew audience members away when they performed on Friday, April 4 in Strong Auditorium.

After they graced …


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URMC begins next phase in study on Parkinson’s disease

Aaron Schaffer / Photo Editor

The next phase of an ongoing study on Parkinson’s disease will take place at UR Medical Center  (URMC) later this …


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UR Athletic Equipment Manager, man or legend?

Parents aren’t always right, but then sometimes they are. It can take us by surprise and often takes us a little while to realize it. …


Death of the vegetarian lifestyle

Seven years ago, I woke up one morning and decided to become a vegetarian cold turkey. In my then-crazed obsession with the Beatles, I thought …


E-Cigs: Good & Bad

Every year, we’re saying goodbye to more and more familiar analog items. As electronics continue to become smaller and more efficient, everything is going digital. …


Utilize the open curriculum

At this point, most students are already set their on their schedules for next semester.   After meeeting with advisors, agonizing over major requirements, coordinating …


Lead with dedication, integrity

Now that SA elections are done and nearly all the posters taken down, it is easy for candidates to take this opportunity to rest on …


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UR Tech: All my vices are devices

Can hyperactive, online  communication decrease your focus and impact your study productivity?

It’s a normal weekday afternoon when your head snaps up from your laptop and …


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Foreign Focus: Malawi immersion seminar

Courtesy of Emily Widra ~ Widra sits with a local potter and some of the potter’s family and neighbors.

Although not a common tourist destination, …


Female professors increasingly offered tenure

Female professors increasingly offered tenure

Courtesy of Provost Peter Lennie

Tenure is one of the most important distinctions for professors at any college. It offers guaranteed job security and funding …


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