Hajim School News 2022

Stephen Wu: A ‘passionate’ teacher’ whose classes are relevant, challenging, and engaging

April 27, 2022

Stephen Wu's portrait.

“This had to be one of the best Covid-acclimated classes that I have taken in the last two semesters. The pre-recorded lectures broken up into sizeable times, in-class examples, the lab videos, altering assignments and exams to fit the current academic environment while still being challenging... I learned so much this semester and extremely appreciate the attention to the small details. Thank you, Professor Wu!” (ECE 221; Fall 2020)

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Curtis awards demonstrate the importance of our PhD students

April 25, 2022

Photos of the recipients

Four Hajim School PhD students are among the 2022 recipients of the University’s Edward Peck Curtis Awards for Excellence in Teaching by a Graduate Student. The awards are given to a small number of full-time graduate students who have a role in undergraduate education. Recipients have assisted in undergraduate instruction and have had significant face-to-face interaction with undergraduates in the classroom or laboratory.

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February 17, 2022

Savannah receives Student Transfer Award

Savannah Schisler receiving the University of Rochester Student Transfer Award.

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February 16, 2022

Kelsey Lee performing at a piano

On any given day, Kelsey Lee ’23 may begin her morning at the keyboard of a Steinway grand piano at the Eastman School of Music in downtown Rochester, practicing a Chopin polonaise or rehearsing for a recital.

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