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Rochester Review
September-October 2009
Vol. 72, No. 1

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September–October 2009
Rowing to Success

After more than 25 years as a student-organized club, women’s rowing makes its debut as Rochester’s 23rd varsity sport. By Ryan Whirty

Engineering, Redesigned

The Hajim School looks to bring more creativity and hands-on design—as well as humanities and social sciences majors—into its programs as the school prepares students to address the technological questions of the 21st century. By Karen McCally ’02 (PhD)

A Return on Rochester

The namesake for Rochester’s engineering school calls the University his first “real home.” By David McKay Wilson

Starring Robin Hood

Sherwood Forest meets Hollywood as an international conference returns to Rochester. By Kathleen McGarvey

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