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RIT’s Strategic Plan: Greatness Through Difference

By Vienna McGrain

In the fall of 2013, the RIT community embarked upon the development of a new 10-year strategic plan designed to leverage institutional strengths to ensure our ownership of the “pole position” in the higher education environment of 2025. The resulting plan is known as ... (more)

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Undergraduate Alexandra LaLonde’s research helps improve microfluidic techniques

thumbnail imageBy Michelle Cometa

It’s uncommon for undergraduate students to be the first authors of a research paper accepted and published in a recognized, peer-reviewed journal. Alexandra LaLonde has had two—just this year. And the fourth-year biomedical engineering major co-authored two other articles since she started working in professor Blanca Lapizco-Encinas’ Microscale Bio-Separations Laboratory in 2013.

LaLonde is part of a team developing techniques in microfluidics ... (more)