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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RIT's Air Force ROTC Detachment 538 and the Greater Rochester chapter of the Red Cross are sponsoring the 2017 annual blood drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, March 6, in the Reception Room of the university's Gordon Field House and Activities Center. In past years, donations through the event...Read more »
A leading expert on digital restoration of historical documents will talk about his research and new methods for digitally preserving manuscripts, scrolls and other cultural artifacts at an upcoming talk at Rochester Institute of Technology. Computer scientist Brent Seales will deliver the RIT College of Science John Wiley Jones Distinguished Lecture on...Read more »