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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

CHAIRity Art Auction
03/07/17 to 03/23/17
Finger Lakes Regional FIRST Robotics Competition
03/15/17 to 03/18/17

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Jessica Glaz, a third-year packaging science student, is a guard for the RIT women's basketball team. Glaz, from Rockaway Beach, N.Y., currently holds the single-season scoring record in RIT history, with 444 points in her sophomore season at RIT. This year, she continued her success on the court, scoring her one-thousandth...

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Five RIT game design and development students are on track for the annual Train Jam, a 52-hour video game building event held on an Amtrak train from Chicago to California. The graduate students are joining more than 300 game developers Feb. 23-25 as they form teams, conceptualize their ideas and create games....

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