News and Events
3rd International Congress of the John Gower Society
Rush Rhees Library
6/30/2014 7:00am - 7/03/2014 5:00pm
Summer Carillon Workshop
Rush Rhees Library
7/12/2014 10:00am - 4:45pm
Exhibition: "Bring Back These Colors with Honor"
02/01/2014 - 08/15/2014, Rush Rhees Library, Great Hall
In May 1861, just a few weeks after the firing upon Fort Sumter which launched the Civil War, President Martin B. Anderson gave this...
Exhibition: "Beyond Rochester’s ’64 Riots: 50 Years Seeking to Make One City Out of Two"
04/09/2014 - 10/05/2014, Friedlander Lobby, Rush Rhees Library
“Race Riots Rock Rochester: Curfew Imposed.” This Times of India headline on July 26, 1964 typifies hundreds throughout the...
Exhibition: Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court"
05/27/2014 - 09/30/2014, Robbins Library, Rush Rhees Library (416)
“Mark Twain’s A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court: 125 Years of Visual and Literary Reinterpretation.”...
Exhibition: "Acquiring Minds"
06/09/2014 - 08/22/2014, Rush Rhees Library, Q&i
In his inauguration as the University's fifth president, Cornelis de Kiewiet said, "A university is never fully mature. It must grow and...
Exhibition: Imaging Gower
06/30/2014 - 07/18/2014, Rare Books and Special Collections, Rush Rhees Library
"Imaging Gower" showcases reproductions of illustrated pages from a variety of John Gower manuscripts, including more than 100...
Exhibition: "The Mouse that Moved the Elephant"
07/25/2014 - 08/08/2014, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, Rush Rhees Library
The Mouse that Moved the Elephant: People and Organizations that Changed Rochester and the World, is an exhibition curated by students...
Celebrating the Susan B. Anthony Dollar
July 2, 2014 is the 35th anniversary of the release of the Susan B. Anthony dollar. A photo of one of the coins, which is owned by the...
Libraries Remember the Rochester Riots of 1964 (Video)
July 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of Rochester’s riots. The riots were classified as “most severe” and...