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Stories about tomorrow’s leaders, innovators, healers, and performers.

Dandelion Day 2018

Students enjoy Dandelion Day--one of the University's oldest traditions and now part of Springfest Weekend. This end-of-the-semester celebration features rides...

Jaclyn Capita ’18

Throughout all four years of high school I was fortunate enough to participate in the University of Rochester’s Pre-College Programs....

Sabastian Abelezele ’20

I chose the University of Rochester because of the freedom in the curriculum. Even though I will major in engineering,...

Kaitley Wozer ’18N

I chose the University of Rochester’s School of Nursing because of its excellent reputation, overwhelmingly positive personal accounts from current...

Isaiah Pule ’18

Isaiah Pule ’18 is a first-generation college student who loves to tell stories. And, as a film and media studies...

Mike Alcazaren ’19S (MBA)

As an undergraduate, I was drawn to engineering. I had a knack for pulling things apart and putting them back...

Yareni Sime ’18

I chose to attend the University of Rochester because of its open curriculum, as I came in as an undecided...

Andrea Velasquez ’21E

I chose Eastman primarily because of the amazing flute professor, Bonita Boyd. Eastman is a world-renowned music school with near-professional...

Olivia Todd ’18W (MS)

In my search for a University to pursue my master’s degree, I wanted to find a place focused on ingenuity,...