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Office of RIT Government and Community Relations serves as the University’s liaison with Federal, State and local government entities as well as community groups and organizations. We are responsible for coordinating RIT’s participation in community events, and manage special events that take place on the RIT campus.

Our mission is to implement a comprehensive program of government relations, community relations and special events to develop and maintain positive and effective relationships between the Institute and all levels of government and the community at large. These relationships result in funding and other types of support, and strengthen RIT’s visibility and image in the community.

Upcoming Events

30th Annual United Way Golf Tournament
2018 KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival
09/12/18 to 09/22/18

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Translation technology may help if you need directions in a foreign country, but converting literature from one language to another is often a process that needs a human touch. "Human translation is indispensable," said Sevinç Türkkan, an adjunct professor for Rochester Institute of Technology's University Writing Program. "Google doesn't translate metaphors, similes...

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Professionals and students interested in being able to explain complex topics to any audience can now prepare to become certified professional technical communicators at Rochester Institute of Technology. RIT's School of Individualized Study will host a 12-hour training course for the Certified Professional Technical Communicator (CPTC) exam March 23 and 24 on...

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