The University Magazine

Hockey player’s cold shoulder melts into love

thumbnail imageIt took two seven-day car rides home to Canada from RIT in the summer and back to Rochester in the fall for Lindsay Littman Mazur ’09 and Alan Mazur ’10 to finally click. more »

Hotelier finds added value in hospitality degree

thumbnail imageMark Laport ’92 had already created a company building hotels when he decided to get a degree in hospitality at RIT. more »

Graduate trades banking for beef jerky

thumbnail imageWhen Mike Shur ’06 was laid off from his job as a health care investment banker, he started thinking about how he could fill his days. So he created an artisan jerky business. more »

Meet RIT’s 2014 distinguished alumni

thumbnail imageEach year, the leaders of the colleges and centers select one graduate from each college who represents the best of RIT. This year, RIT honors 10 distinguished alumni. more »

Regional Alumni Activities

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Alumni gathered Feb. 19 at the Yard House for happy hour and a chance to meet chapter leader Joe Del Conte ’85.


On Jan. 24, more than 30 alumni gathered at UNO Pizzeria & Grill to watch the men’s hockey team play in a nationally televised game against Atlantic Hockey Association rival ... more »

RIT cultivates Dominican leaders

thumbnail imageGraduates from the Dominican Republic use their education to contribute to the growth and development of their nation. more »

Wanted: Imaging scientists

thumbnail imageAs baby boomers near retirement age, the national defense and intelligence communities stand to lose scientists and engineers with decades of experience in imaging systems. more »

NTID opens doors to employment

thumbnail imageHistorically, more than 90 percent of deaf and hard-of-hearing grads who have chosen to enter the labor market have obtained jobs in business, industry, government and more. more »