Given some of the unwarranted bashing of Rochester over at the econjobrumours board, I feel compelled to say that if anyone looking around at what programs to apply to or with an admission in hand (expect them soon) would like information on the program, I'm more than happy to talk to you. Send me an email. No, we're probably not top-20 in terms of research output anymore. Yes, many people don't like the weather (some love it), and it kinda is in the middle of nowhere. Relatively speaking, I guess. St. John's way moreso, of course.
But there are lots of good things going on here.