Profiles

College Republicans’ president blurs party lines

His favorite recent president is Bill Clinton, and his favorite president ever is Lyndon B. Johnson. He is also pro-immigration (“literally open borders”), pro-choice, and a supporter of a large welfare state.

UR senior plays key role in water filter startup

Miqdad is the Business Development Executive at the startup PakVitae, valued at $150 million. It has developed a $30 filter designed to provide clean drinking water free of water-borne bacteria, viruses, and contaminants.

Cayley Hallahan, after open-heart surgery, will bike across America

After her graduation this May and two years after the heart surgery, Hallahan plans to bike across America, a 4,000+ mile journey from Baltimore to San Francisco.

Colleen Raimond: UR’s resource for all things LGBTQ+

Directing people in need to useful resources is a crucial aspect of Raimond’s role, one that has become important at a time when the social and legal landscape surrounding LGBTQ issues has become uncertain.

He was a star UR soccer player. Now he’s a pro Johnny Depp impersonator.

“It’s liberating to go from working in HR during the week, making sure people are respecting each other, and then getting to be a lusty pirate on the weekends."

The faces behind Dining Services

A simple transfer of a card is, for some students, the most personal connection made with Dining Services employees.

Campus Underdogs: Isabel Miller

When senior Isabel Miller realized she could combine her passion and her studies to improve her campus, she let nothing get in her way.

Campus Underdogs: Aleem Griffiths

If you don’t already know Aleem Griffiths, you probably at least know him as the junior with the awesome headband and huge smile who you’ve seen DJ a few parties.

Will the real Ted Pawlicki please stand up?

"Democracy at its work, baby, right there. It’s tough to swallow, but democracy, man, is a tough thing."

Undergrad pairs with professors to fight cancer

Undergraduate science research both accelerates scientific discovery and offers a unique opportunity to undergraduates to contribute to and participate in cutting-edge research.