March 28, 2019 - 8:30AM to March 29, 2019 - 7:30PM
RIT Campus Center

RIT's College of Liberal Arts will host a conference on "The Uses and Abuses of History in the Trump Era" on March 28-29, 2019 in RIT's Campus Center.

May 13, 2018 - 12:13PM

Congratulations, graduates! Your future is so bright we need sunglasses!

Elizabeth Bova
Taryn Brennan
Charles Ciraolo
Maia Dobbs
Victoria Otis
Sophie Rabb
Abdul Hammidu Yussif

April 27, 2018 - 10:30AM to 11:45AM
McKenzie Commons (LBR-1251)

Two of the Sociology & Anthropology graduating seniors will present their research at this year's Senior Research Brunch:

Elizabeth Bova, "The Experiences of Civilians in Syria's Civil War" (faculty mentor: Christine Kray)

When History Meets the Present: Living in a World of Mass Atrocities
April 26, 2018 - 9:00AM to 5:00PM
SAU – Fireside Lounge

When History Meets the Present: Living in a World of Mass Atrocities

Conference Schedule

April 24, 2018 - 5:00PM

Since 1976, RIT has honored the top 1% of undergraduate students that are able to maintain a high standard of academic excellence while also giving back to their community through civic or volunteer work, conducting research, or being engaged in c

April 24, 2018 - 11:35AM

Our own Dr. Danielle Smith was selected as the new president of the Liberian Studies Association. RIT hosted the 50th annual conference of the association last week. 

April 19, 2018 - 5:00PM to April 21, 2018 - 8:30PM
RIT, Louise Slaughter Hall

LSA ​at Half Century: Reflections, Explorations, and New Discoveries

April 19th - 21st, 2018

A conversation with Time Magazine's Person of the Year on International Women's Day
March 8, 2018 - 3:30PM
Ingle Auditorium (Student Alumni Union)

In the aftermath of Donald Trump's election as president, a powerful and unprecedented movement of women speaking out against sexual harassment and sexual assault has accelerated beyond its initial aims and audiences.

February 28, 2018 - 2:32PM

Greg Livadas of RIT News Service reports:

February 4, 2018 - 12:36PM

RIT anthropology professor Conerly Casey was selected for a highly prestigious fellowship at Cornell University's Society for the Humanities for the 2017-2018 academic year.

February 2, 2018 - 3:45PM

Taryn Brennan, who is a double major in Sociology & Anthropology and International & Global Studies, was one of a group from RIT who went to Puerto Rico in January to do hurricane recovery work. 

October 21, 2017 - 1:30PM
St. John Fisher College

Professor Brian Barry will deliver the Luncheon Address at the annual meetings of the New York State Sociological Association on Saturday, October 21, at 1:30pm, at St. John Fisher College.

July 20, 2017 - 12:00PM to 2:00PM
Pittsford Community Library, 24 State Street, Pittsford, NY 14534

RIT faculty members and co-editors Christine Kray, Tamar Carroll and Hinda Mandell will discuss their book-in-progress, Nasty Women and Bad Hombres: Historical Reflections on the 2016 Presidential Election.

April 20, 2017 - 9:00AM to April 22, 2017 - 6:00PM
Rochester Institute of Technology

"Exit Strategies: Nationalism, Secession, and Deglobalization" is the theme of the 6th annual Conable Conference in International Studies. It will be held at RIT on November 10-11, 2016.

November 29, 2016 - 3:30PM

RIT Faculty at American Anthropological Association
November 15, 2016 - 12:30PM to November 19, 2016 - 5:30PM

Wednesday, November 16, 4:45 PM - 5:00 PM: MEDIA AND THE MOVEMENT OF LANGUAGE (2-0415),
Wilson Silva, “Animating Traditional Amazonian Storytelling: New Digital Methods Documenting Endangered 

August 11, 2016 - 3:00PM

Dr. Courtney Kurlanska, Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology at RIT, has been recognized as an American Anthropological Association (AAA) Leadership Fellow for 2016.

August 9, 2016 - 2:45PM

The Isaac L. Jordan Sr. Faculty Pluralism Award is a university-wide award program that recognizes faculty members for their significant contributions to enhance diversity at RIT.

May 31, 2016 - 9:30AM

Ja'Nai Gray (Class of 2016, Sociology & Anthropology) and Brianna Larson (Class of 2016, International & Global Studies) are featured in a university news article about the growing n

May 9, 2016 - 1:30PM

Christine Kray, Associate Professor of Anthropology, won the Innovative Learning Institute's Instructional Media Award for Best Presentation. The ILI looked for media that was creative, visually interesting—even funny.

March 30, 2016 - 12:30PM

Amanda Schartau (4th year INGS) wins Bruce R. James '64 Distinguished Public Service Award

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