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RIT City Art Space—the College of Art and Design’s new first-floor gallery and community event venue inside Sibley Square at Liberty Pole Plaza in downtown Rochester—opened its doors to the public on Friday, with an exhibition featuring two of the university’s creative titans. more »

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Campaign Quarterly Update: December 2018 RIT leadership is pleased to update the community on the $1 billion blended campaign, Transforming RIT: The Campaign for Greatness. Here is a snapshot of the campaign’s philanthropic impact to date. more »

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RIT, Seneca Park Zoo lead world in river otter research Research involving North American river otters based at Monroe County’s Seneca Park Zoo has concluded the fascinating animals can visually discriminate between two-dimensional objects and detect differences in shapes and colors. more »

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RIT hosts quantum workshop Jan. 23-25 An international conference on quantum science and technology is expected to draw hundreds of leaders in the field to RIT in January in response to a congressional imperative to accelerate quantum research. more »

Student Achievements on MeritPages.com

RIT helps students take an entrepreneurial gap year to make business ideas flourish

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Brandon Hudson is the first student selected for the Gap Year Entrepreneurship Fellows Program, which allows students with an ongoing enterprise to take a year to focus their full attention on the venture. He will receive $15,000 in support and mentoring while also making progress on his RIT degree.

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Campus Spotlight

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The 13th annual RIT Tiger Tracks Train Show and Sale, hosted by the RIT Model Railroad Club, was held Dec. 8-9 in the Gordon Field House.

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