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Sigma Alpha Mu suspended three years for hazing violation

Sigma Alpha Mu is facing a three year suspension from UR, effective immediately, due to hazing charges made in the…

Burdick, dean of admissions and financial aid, leaving for Cornell

Jonathan Burdick, UR’s admissions and financial aid dean and vice provost for enrollment initiatives, is leaving for a position at…

Study Abroad or America Abroad?

America has reached an all-time high for the amount of college students sent abroad. In 2001, the government-sponsored Open Doors…

I.M. Pei, Wilson Commons architect, is dead at 102

I.M. Pei, the famed architect who designed the Louvre’s glass pyramid, the John F. Kennedy Library, and the University’s Wilson…

Inside Rochester’s police accountability struggle

In front of Rochester’s City Council on April 16, Phyllis Harmon tearfully opened her neck brace, showing what she says…

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.”

Second Africa business conference explores continent’s potential

Undergraduates, business students, and professionals from UR and RIT gathered on Saturday at the second annual Rochester Africa Business Conference…

Egyptian multimedia journalist tells of reporting under censorship

“Once governments learn to harness social media, it can be used against citizens,” Paine said.

Half-day Senior Week ticket wait times are improvement, says WCSA

Seniors queued up early on Friday, April 19 for Senior Week tickets — only to spend half their day waiting…

Feldman’s decision: No new armed DPS shifts, but freedom for armed supervisors

The decision took six months, a sit-in demonstration, a public forum, and a new 27-person committee.