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editor’s note

News & Events Daily will not run next week in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The daily schedule will resume Nov. 27. Happy Thanksgiving!

Finding ways to enhance learning for deaf students

Finding ways to enhance learning for deaf students

NTID researchers are working to improve education and provide more support for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. read more

Students urged to volunteer for Hunger Project

Students urged to volunteer for Hunger Project

D&C: RIT professor bolsters social platform for civic engagement

D&C: RIT professor bolsters social platform for civic engagement

upcoming events
Fri
17
Information session: Learn about the Ph.D. in mathematical modeling, 5–6 p.m. today, Gosnell Hall, room 2130

Family Feud: Hosted by Women of Excellence Supporting STEM, 5–7 p.m. today, Campus Center Bamboo Room (register)

Performance: Sunshine 2.0, “Life on Earth,” 7:30 p.m. today, Panara Theatre (tickets)

Performing Artists Concert Series: The RPO Marimba Band, 8 p.m. today, Ingle Auditorium (tickets)
Sat
18
Unification: Highlighting cultural and ethnic diversity at RIT, 7–9 p.m., Ingle Auditorium (tickets)
Sun
19
Performance: RIT Jazz Ensemble fall concert, 1 p.m., Ingle Auditorium
Mon
20
Speaker: Tiantian Yuan, network engineering major at Tianjin University of Technology, Technical College for the Deaf in China, 11:15 a.m., CSD Student Development Center, room 1300

Transgender Day of Remembrance: Hosted by Tangent and the Q Center, 8 p.m., Campus Center Bamboo Room
Wed
22
Holiday: No classes Nov. 22–25; university closes at 2 p.m. Nov. 22
more events
newsmakers

Matt Huenerfauth, professor in the Information Sciences and Technologies Department, was recognized as a 2017 Distinguished Member of ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery. Huenerfauth was selected for his outstanding contributions to computing. Read more about the Distinguished Member program on the ACM website.


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RIT in the news

Forbes.com
Here's How Boomer Women Are Thriving In Retirement
Anne C. Coon, professor emerita in the College of Liberal Arts, featured

The Mercury News
Computer security: Stanford team wins national contest
National Collegiate Penetration Testing Competition (CPTC) hosted by RIT, featured

more RIT in the news

photo spotlight
Photo by A. Sue Weisler

An exhibition featuring students from the College of Imaging Arts & Sciences is on view at Gallery r through Nov. 19. Photo by A. Sue Weisler

Staff Council feature

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