Rochester & Monroe County


How I knew Rochester would be perfect for me...

(April 07 2014) Written by: Lizz Sawyer in Visiting RIT, Festivals, Rochester & Monroe County

Making the college decision is never easy. Which school will fit your personality the best, which town will be the most fun,...

Being on Co-op. Living on Campus.

(February 07 2014) Written by: Emily O'Shaughnessy in Co-op, Innovation, Life After RIT, Majors & Minors, RIT Behind The Scenes, Rochester & Monroe County, Student Life, Women at RIT

Since just before the beginning of RIT's spring semester, I have been on co-op with a company just outside Rochester called Crosman....

Exploring the City: The Rochester Public Market

(November 19 2013) Written by: Carl Domingo in Rochester & Monroe County

After being a student here for three years, I’ve realized that I have never really experienced the city of Rochester. I had...

Hitting the Town (A Little Late)

(November 12 2013) Written by: Josh Vickerson in Rochester & Monroe County

I should be ashamed, really. I’m in my 3rd year here at RIT and I’ve hardly explored Rochester at all. I even...

RIT Behind the Scenes: Episode 3!

(January 31 2013) Written by: Tanner Newcomb in RIT Behind The Scenes, Rochester & Monroe County, Student Life

It's Thursday, Thursday, THURSDAY! That means it's time for a fresh episode of Behind the Scenes from #RITStudents! Last week we explored transportation at...

Rochester Favorites

(January 31 2013) Written by: Danielle Nutter in Rochester & Monroe County, Student Life

School is not all about studying, going to classes and doing homework. There needs to be a balance or to say the...

Move it Move it: Transportation

(January 25 2013) Written by: Kevin Granger in Rochester & Monroe County

How do I get around campus?I’ll tell you right now... I’m a speed demon. My bicycle is an extension of myself.  I...

Downtown Rochester on Thursday Nights

(January 17 2013) Written by: Chad Rossi in Rochester & Monroe County

One of my favorite things to do on a Thursday night in Rochester is to go to this really nice club called...

It's Beginning to Look a lot Like Winter!

(December 27 2012) Written by: Zachary Bokumiewicz in Rochester & Monroe County

For anyone not from the area of upstate New York, you may not know that Rochester weather is known for it’s chilly...