An Important Message to Our Alumni and Friends
March 17, 2020

The emergence of COVID-19 globally—and the transition to online learning for the remainder of the University of Rochester’s spring semester—has created hardships for some of our River Campus and Eastman School of Music students. Housing, transportation, temporary storage, and online learning assistance are among their greatest immediate needs. The University has two special emergency funds to help them cover these unexpected costs.

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In the News

Three Student Alumni Ambassadors


Hear from three students as they share what they love most about being involved, including two from the newly-established programs at the School of Medicine and Dentistry and the Eastman School of Music.

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'I Also Saw the Women Who Came Before Me'

Ileah Welch '05, a child advocacy lawyer, is selected for a prominent portrait series that’s earning wide praise for its depiction of black Americans.

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Nancy Melvin Taylor playing field hockey

A field hockey legend: Nancy Melvin Taylor '86N

In honor of Nancy and her dedication to Rochester athletics and her lively spirit, the University has launched an effort to name the field hockey locker room after her.

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Rohan Krishnamurthy ‘13E (PhD)


Rohan Krishnamurthy ’13E (PhD) was nine years old when he first performed as a musician, and the world has been his stage ever since.

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