Efua Agyare-Kumi
News Editor
Class of 2021

Articles by Efua

Exploring the Roc: Hidden gems on the Orange Line

Hello new students! Welcome to Rochester. This city will be your home for more-or-less four years, so you may want…

Women Mean Business draws the curtain on discrimination in music

“I want to get to a place where female composers are regular instead of some special rare thing, where it’s not even a second thought.”

Nothing but sky: Decarceration initiative debuts symposium

“If Frederick Douglass were alive today, we think that [he] would be trying to take on mass incarceration, and decarcerate the city of Rochester.”

Senate Summary: SA eliminates club committees, confirms new members

SA passed resolutions that signify major changes ahead for student organizations, as well as SA Government’s own processes last Monday…

Indulgence underdogs come out on top

After practicing 18 hours in a week and staying up till 2 a.m. to perfect formations the night before, the…

Do more guns equal more campus security? Not all agree.

A mini-documentary on the ongoing heated debate over guns at the University of Rochester.

Striving for change, lecturer reflects on Rochester’s gentrified history

Fourth-grade elementary teacher Shane Wiegand teaches everything to his students except for art and gym. But Wiegand’s curriculum plan includes…

Community organization seeks to help Rochester’s refugees

“I didn’t want to leave my country,” Omar told the crowd. “I was forced to leave.”

Why UR should have a summer session

Say goodbye to winter blues, and spending months looking unsexy in your puffy winter coat.

Economics now a STEM major thanks to two alumni

Is Economics a STEM major? It is now, according to UR — which might make all the difference for international…