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June 2019

October 5, 2018 to June 1, 2019
To describe the year 1968—a year of assassinations, riots, war, and protests for civil and social rights—as a turning point, both at the University of Rochester and around the world, would be an understatement. But causes and effects of 1968 should not be viewed without the context of that which came before and after. At...

Event | October 5, 2018 8:00am to June 1, 2019 5:00pm

March 27, 2019 to October 5, 2019
From 1837 to 1901, Queen Victoria ruled a British Empire that grew to span a quarter of the globe and include some 450 million people. Her reign coincided with a period of extraordinary social and technological change—and a revolution in visual culture. Images of Victoria were ubiquitous. Broadsides, weeklies, literary annuals,...

Exhibit | Rare Books & Special Collections (RBSCP)
March 27, 2019 7:00pm to October 5, 2019 5:00pm

May 25, 2017 to December 31, 2019
Inspired perhaps by Harry Potter’s invisibility cloak, scientists have recently developed several ways—some simple and some involving new technologies—to hide objects from view. The latest effort, developed at the University of Rochester, not only overcomes some of the limitations of previous devices, but also uses...

Exhibit | Carlson Science & Engineering Library
May 25, 2017 9:00am to December 31, 2019 9:00am


The family of Louise and Bob Slaughter is donating the Honorable Louise Slaughter’s official Congressional papers to the University...

News | 05/23/2019

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