Jan 12, 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology's online graduate programs in business and engineering continue to be among the best in the nation.
The 2016 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs rankings, released earlier today, ranked two of RIT's colleges:
31st in the nation for "Best Online MBA Program," offered by Saunders College of...
Jan 4, 2016
It's official: Rochester Institute of Technology is now considered a "doctoral university" by the leading national classification of U.S. colleges and universities.
The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education has changed RIT from "Masters - Comprehensive" to "Doctoral University - Limited Research Activity." This change occurs when a university graduates more...
Dec 11, 2015
Matthew Glazer, president of the RIT Model Railroad Club, is helping vendors set up their railroad layouts for Rochester's largest toy train exhibit, the RIT Tiger Tracks Train Show and Sale. For the train show's 10th anniversary, Glazer has helped organized the display of several scenic layouts and approximately 100 train...
Dec 11, 2015
Getting looped: RIT engineering and imaging science students move on to next phase of SpaceX Hyperloop competition
Two teams of undergraduates from Rochester Institute of Technology beat out universities, companies and individuals from around the world and had their preliminary designs accepted for the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition Design Weekend. Of the 1,200 designs submitted, only 318 teams from 162 universities in 16 countries are advancing to the...
Dec 10, 2015
Hot Wheelz wants to become RIT's first all-female race team at the next SAE Formula Hybrid electric competition.
To compete, they needed $100,000, sponsors and space to build their car.
Jennifer Smith and Maura Chmielowiec are meeting these challenges. The fifth-year mechanical engineering majors are team managers, leading 35 enthusiastic first-to-fifth-year female students...