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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.
UR Snapshots Vol.11: Zooming in on first-years’ online classes
After the first two weeks of Zoom classes, we reached out to first-year students to ask how they’ve been adjusting to online college so far.
Thanks to Minecraft project, UR is just a block away
"Our goal is to build community and give the gift of a virtual campus to the senior class,” the team's statement read.
UR Snapshots Vol.9: Remedies for Social Distancing
Social distancing can become boring, and mindless. So we asked our fellow CT staffers what they’ve been up to during their extended spring break.
Brightstar Community provides a safe-haven for victimized women
For Sue Kirby, fate rang over a cup of coffee with an idea that would soon become Brightstar Community.
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.”
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. ”