Bid on one-of-a-kind collectible chairs. Each chair is designed by a different RIT "artist." The funds raised from the individual chairs will be donated to the local United Way agency selected by the artist.
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.
CHAIRity Art Auction, March 7-24, 2017
RIT’s new Event Management System (EMS)
In July 2015 RIT purchased EMS, an enterprise software system for comprehensive event management. The EMS software offers a full suite of room scheduling, meeting and event management, resource management, master calendaring and online registration/survey solutions.
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An exhibition highlighting a life-spanning selection of illustrations and paintings by wildlife artist Arthur Singer (1917-1990) will adorn Rochester Institute of Technology's University Gallery beginning in August. "Arthur Singer: The Wildlife Art of an American Master" flies into the RIT gallery located inside the College of Imaging Arts and Sciences' James E....Read more »
Giovanni "John" LiDestri knows his spaghetti sauce but says he can't name a favorite from his product line of famous brands that include Newman's Own and Francesco Rinaldi. Both are manufactured-along with the company's salsas, dips, spirits, juices and flavored-water drinks that lie behind some 1,500 labels-at LiDestri Food and Drink...Read more »