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February 6, 2012
Director of programs and budgets is playing to her strengths
After working in various roles at the University for more than a decade, Susan Taylor joins the Jepson School of Leadership Studies as the director of programs and budgets.
Dr. Kristin Bezio
Professor looks at leadership through literature and the arts
Dr. Kristin Bezio uses literature, theater, film and even video games to help students explore how pop culture influences society and the way people think about issues of leadership and followership.
Kate Lawrenz, '14
Summer research fellowship helped political science major discover her passion
Kate Lawrenz, ’14, started the summer after her freshman year with a goal of writing a 30-page research paper. She ended up with 100 pages of material on the independence movement in Southern Sudan.
Korine Powers, '12
English and philosophy major researches the audience's relationship with serial killers in fiction
After taking classes about vampires and Hitchcock films, Korine Powers, ’12, spent her summer researching the audience’s relationship with serial killers.
February 3, 2012
University Police move to fleet of hybrid vehicles
New Chief of Police Dave McCoy set straight to work increasing the Police Department’s efficiency and sustainability.
February 2, 2012
Julie Yermack, '13
Study abroad experience leads to winning photo and a new understanding of grassroots organizing
Julie Yermack’s photo is the winner of the third annual “Capturing the Jepson Spirit Abroad” contest. She snapped the photo while studying abroad in Thailand.
Kadeem Fyffe, '13
Junior gets insiders' look at Milan Fashion Week while studying abroad
A chance opportunity during his semester in Milan put Kadeem Fyffe, ’13, in the front row of a major fashion show, and gave the junior a once-in-a-lifetime glimpse at his dream of being a fashion designer.
January 31, 2012
Fabrizio Aguirre, '14
Sophomore shows leadership both on and off the field
A natural-born leader, Fabrizio Aguirre is proving his talents on both UR’s varsity club lacrosse team, and with the Junior Diabetes Research Foundation.
January 27, 2012
Intersections Within One
Black History Month explores differences and shared experiences
The 2012 Black History Month celebration will break down the rich and varied histories of black culture throughout the world, while searching for points of connection among those at UR.