Economics grad aiming for a Ph.D. When Zachary Grzelka transferred to RIT in his second year as an economics major, he didn’t expect it would be a move that would become a stepping stone to shape his career as a college professor.
Commencement celebrations begin Friday Tom Wheeler, who served as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission from 2013 to 2017, will be the keynote speaker at RIT’s 133rd annual commencement celebration on May 11.
Grad heads home to Afghanistan to inspire women in computing careers Growing up as an Afghan refugee in Iran, Nasir Safdari didn’t touch a computer until the seventh grade. After he graduates from RIT with a master’s degree in software engineering, he wants to return to Afghanistan to create a center to train women for careers in the computing field.
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Twenty-three graduation delegates will represent RIT’s colleges and degree-granting units during this year’s commencement and convocation ceremonies. more »