As published in the Campus Times
For some UR students, the idea of staying in Rochester after graduating may seem rather absurd.
From the moment we frantically toss our tassels and walk the line, we are eager to hop in our parents’ car and sing “good-bye Genesee” all the way back home — yes, the Brain Drain problem is real.
But seldom have we thought of the reverse — that there are, in fact, people who come up from New York City in pursuit of opportunities that exist in Rochester’s job market. That is precisely what Darell Medford, of Primerica Incorporated, tried to do in March.