Culture

CT Recommends: Penguin’s Isle

Raising cats and dogs is just too mainstream, which is why you should instead build your own penguin habitat. Remember…

AAS professor Tinsely visits UR, speaks on black femme revolution

Last Monday, the typically black office chairs in the Humanities Center were stitched with sayings like “here to stay,” “evolve…

Marsalis inspires at Kodak Hall

One of my favorite ways to hype up Rochester is by complimenting its live music scene. It’s fantastic on the…

CSA holds annual singing competition

Chinese Students’ Association (CSA) held a singing competition this Saturday. Called the Voice of Rochester, it gave students the opportunity…

Learning to eat in America

I don’t know how I’m supposed to feel about what I eat.  Sometimes, as a thought experiment, I try to…

From victim to hero, Lucila Matos’ story showcased

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and Lucila Matos has chosen to share her story with the public. First…

Actor, UR grad, grandfather Robert Forster dies at 78

The letter openers are about nine inches long, smooth, silvery, shaped a bit like a hockey stick, and if you…

Review of Nightmare Manor

The heavy iron doors were ice-cold  and seized up my hands completely. My friends and I followed the eerie dark…

What is The Jenny?

I've been involved with the Campus Times for four years, since my freshman year. First, as a writer, then editor…

A note on fear and yearning

For me, being queer has been an experience defined by fear and yearning. The fear is of being attacked for…