Below is the text of the Provost's fall welcome message, sent to the RIT community on August 29, 2017. As we move through the semester, it may be useful to reference some of the topics listed below.
The start of classes affords me the opportunity to personally welcome all the faculty, staff and students to the new academic year. And what a wonderful start we have already: a new president, the most diverse group of new students ever at RIT, and a new academic calendar!
There was a lot of activity as usual over the summer and I want to point your attention to various reports and developments:Read More
The following is a transcript of the remarks given by the Provost at the President's Address to the Community on August 25, 2017. The full video of this event can be found here.
Good morning and welcome to the President’s Address to the Community – a special address as this marks President Munson’s first such address. There is always a mixture of joy and anxiety with the start of the new year. Joy in seeing old friends and of course the excitement of the students and parents. Anxiety about the work ahead and whether we are prepared adequately.Read More