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Companies support RIT with gifts

Gifts announced this fall will help make RIT a leader in sustainable packaging and information security.

Packaging

The Wegman Family Charitable Foundation and American Packaging Corp. are donating a total of $2.2 million to RIT to create the Center for Sustainable Packaging, an education and research center dedicated to the development and use ... more »


Printing professor emeritus honored

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Frank Romano has dedicated his life to the printing industry in various roles: professor, consultant, advocate and author.

RIT—where Romano has taught for 22 years and still teaches online courses—honored the world-renowned printing expert with a surprise award of appreciation during this year’s Isaiah Thomas Award in Publishing ceremony. Chris Bondy, administrative ... more »


RIT to open new center downtown

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RIT is contributing to the resurgence of Rochester with a new Center for Urban Entrepreneurship in the heart of downtown.

The former Rochester Savings Bank will serve as the home of the new center and be converted into a multi-use venue for other RIT activities.

RIT received the building at 40 Franklin St. ... more »