Site-wide links

K-12 in the News
K-12 in the News

K-12 in the News

RIT women's groups recognized by Girl Scouts of Western New York
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=61929
May 22, 2017
Rochester Institute of Technology's Women in Computing and Women in Engineering programs were honored with the Commitment to Excellence Award from the Girl Scouts of Western New York.... View More...
Young artists, writers win RIT/NTID's digital arts, writing competitions
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=61666
May 9, 2017
Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf has announced the winners of the annual Digital Arts, Film and Animation Competition for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students. The contest, in its 11th year, generated dozens of entries in graphic media, photo illustration and 3D animation. The winners of each category, receiving... View More...
RIT's business college hosts YEA! Saunders Scholars Competition May 5
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=61511
May 4, 2017
Saunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology is the host for the ninth annual Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) Saunders College Competition on Friday, May 5. The event is expected to draw more than 700 participating students, family... View More...
Saunders College/Junior Achievement educate RCSD students about business March 31
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=60446
Mar 27, 2017
Saunders College of Business will once again go "elementary" at School No. 50 on Friday, March 31. The business college at Rochester Institute of Technology and Junior Achievement... View More...
RIT holds weeklong math program for eighth-grade girls July 17-21
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=60226
Mar 17, 2017
A summer program at Rochester Institute of Technology will introduce middle-school girls to a world driven by mathematics. The RIT Summer Math Applications in Science with Hands-on experience for girls, or SMASH, will show rising eighth graders the power of mathematical modeling. Teams of girls will use math to decode mysteries in... View More...
All-women hackathon inspires girls to pursue career in computing
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=59631
Feb 16, 2017
The Oscar-nominated hit film Hidden Figures isn't the only thing bringing light to the gender gap in the technology industry. WiC Hacks, an all-women hackathon hosted at Rochester Institute of Technology, is helping to drive the movement by creating more opportunities for young women to thrive at computing in high school,... View More...
Rosalie Rosini '66 collected and distributed socks to the Lewis Street YMCA Child Care Center in Rochester
University News / Campus Spotlight
http://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-12-23
Dec 23, 2016
Ready Your Contraption: FIRST Robotics season kicks off Jan. 7 at Spencerport High School
New competitive robotics game announced by FIRST's Dean Kamen via nationwide telecast
University News
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=58655&source=enewsletter
Dec 15, 2016
Do helmets actually protect young skiers from head injuries?
Jasper Shealy, professor emeritus, KGCOE
The Denver Post
http://www.denverpost.com/2016/12/13/do-helmets-actually-protect-young-skiers-head-injuries/
Dec 13, 2016
11th annual RIT Tiger Tracks Train Show and Sale
University News / Campus Spotlight
http://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-12-12-11-46
Dec 12, 2016
Men's hockey connects with Muddy's Buddies
RIT men's hockey player Todd Skirving
RIT SportsZone - YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=87pl1JTPLRM
Dec 9, 2016
What parents don't get about cyber bullying
Evan Selinger, professor of philosophy
The Christian Science Monitor
http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Passcode/Passcode-Voices/2016/1128/What-parents-don-t-get-about-cyberbullying
Nov 28, 2016
RIT launches Video Game Design XSeries program with edX
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=57739
Oct 26, 2016
Instructors from Rochester Institute of Technology, a top-ranked school for video game design and development, are helping online learners determine how to turn their love of video games into a career. RIT is launching a Video Game Design XSeries program with edX, the leading nonprofit online learning destination founded by Harvard and... View More...
Rochester Institute of Tech, Bradley U to Evaluate Effectiveness of K-12 Computer Skills Initiatives
Adrienne Decker, assistant professor of interactive games
Campus Technology
https://campustechnology.com/articles/2016/09/19/nsf-funds-research-to-evaluate-effectiveness-of-k12-computer-skills-initiatives.aspx
Sep 19, 2016
Professor awarded NSF grant to identify best practices for K-12 computing education
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=56972
Sep 16, 2016
Researchers from Rochester Institute of Technology and Bradley University are finding the best ways to get diverse pre-college students interested in computing as a career. Adrienne Decker, an assistant professor of interactive games and media at RIT, and Monica McGill, an associate professor of game design at Bradley University, have received a... View More...
RIT welcomes seventh class of Rochester City Scholars
New class includes top students from School of the Arts, Wilson Magnet and East High Schools
University News
https://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=56547
Aug 17, 2016
Young artists, writers win RIT/NTID's digital arts, film, writing competitions
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=56367
Aug 15, 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf has announced the winners of the annual Digital Arts, Film and Animation Competition for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students. The contest, in its 10th year, generated dozens of entries in graphic media, photo imaging, film and 3D animation. The winners of each category,... View More...
Gaming Could Make Teens Perform Better in School: Study
Jessica Bayliss, a professor and associate director at the Rochester Institute of Technology's School of Interactive Games and Media
NBCNEWS.com
http://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/gaming-could-make-teens-perform-better-school-study-n625501
Aug 8, 2016
RIT on TV: App to Help Kids with Mental Illness
RIT University News / YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_VLJK-ptsJQ
Aug 8, 2016
Rochester youth visited RIT's Center for Media, Arts, Games, Interaction and Creativity
RIT University News / Campus Spotlight
https://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-08-04
Aug 4, 2016
Rochester youth visited RIT's Center for MAGIC to test games built by RIT students
University News - Campus Spotlight
http://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-08-04
Aug 4, 2016
This summer marks 20 years of Project Lead the Way Core Training at RIT
RIT University News / Campus Spotlight
http://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-08-03
Aug 3, 2016
At the RIT/NTID's Health Care Careers Exploration Camp, deaf and hard-of-hearing high school students from all over the country experienced hands-on activities in health care careers
RIT University News / Campus Spotlight
https://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-08-02
Aug 2, 2016
High school students learn about emergency medicine from RIT Ambulance volunteers
RIT University News / Campus Spotlight
http://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-07-26
Aug 1, 2016
TechBoyz and TechGirlz commanded a mission to Mars at The Challenger Learning Center.
RIT University News / Campus Spotlight
https://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo
Aug 1, 2016
RIT on TV: NTID TechGirlz and TechBoyz Camps
RIT University News / YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4WM8xP_N9ak
Jul 29, 2016
The AutismUp iCan Bike Camp helps kids ride bikes without training wheels
RIT University News / Campus Spotlight
https://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-07-29
Jul 29, 2016
Eighth-grade girls explored math through hands-on activities at SMASH camp
RIT University News / Campus Spotlight
https://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-07-27
Jul 27, 2016
RIT on TV: NTID TechGirlz and TechBoyz Camps
WHAM - YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V5lbGXNjwgk
Jul 25, 2016
RIT on TV: NTID Explore Your Future summer camp
RIT University News / YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CGFu0nzQ1Vs
Jul 20, 2016
RIT's Kids on Campus summer program offered a class in graphic design
R. Roger Remington, the Vignelli Distinguished Professor of Design
University News - Campus Spotlight
http://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-07-18
Jul 18, 2016
RIT/NTID receives Motorola Solutions Foundation Innovation Generation Grant
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=56115
Jul 14, 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf has received a grant for $30,000 as part of the Innovation Generation Grant program from the Motorola Solutions Foundation, the charitable arm of Motorola Solutions Inc. Through the grant,... View More...
RIT/NTID's Explore Your Future program got started this week
RIT University News / Campus Spotlight
http://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-07-14
Jul 14, 2016
Imagine RIT festival again voted area's 'Favorite Family-Friendly Festival'
University News
https://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=56105&source=enewsletter
Jul 14, 2016
RIT on TV: Center for Urban Entrepreneurship Career Day
WROC - YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UgppZOV4684
Jul 13, 2016
RIT on TV: Pokemon Go
RIT Senior Lecturer Mike Johansson
13 WHAM / Youtube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nDIsPFTK8ng
Jul 12, 2016
Kids on Campus Circuits & Gears Workshop
Kate Schuttenberg, Electrical Engineering grad student
University News
http://www.rit.edu/news/photoarchive.php?view=photo&datePhoto=2016-07-07
Jul 7, 2016
Henrietta Boy Scout troop donates 40 bags of goods to local food bank
Items collected from national and international collegiate race teams competing at Baja SAE Rochester
RIT University News
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=56080&source=enewsletter
Jul 5, 2016
Webster High School students learn coding strategies using games
James Heliotis, a professor of computer science at Rochester Institute of Technology helped develop the service along with colleagues
Webster Post
http://www.websterpost.com/news/20160622/webster-high-school-students-learn-coding-strategies-using-games
Jun 22, 2016
RIT receives grant to help assess child language abilities
RIT University News
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=56025&source=enewsletter
Jun 22, 2016
Local college camps explore new frontiers in technology
Chandra McKenzie, assistant provost for academic affairs quoted
Democrat and Chronicle
http://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/news/2016/06/09/local-college-camps-explore-new-frontiers-technology/85302396/
Jun 10, 2016
RIT's Center for Urban Entrepreneurship sponsors Lemonade Day June 4
http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=55894
Jun 2, 2016
Lemonade Day, a national program that teaches children how to own and operate their own businesses, is coming to Rochester on June 4. Twenty-one lemonade stands will be open at multiple sites throughout the city and Monroe County, with approximately 100 local school children participating. Founded in Houston in 2007, Lemonade Day... View More...
Back To Top Arrow