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July 21, 2016
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Today’s Top Stories
NTID receives grant from Motorola foundation
NTID will fund its Tech Girlz and Tech Boyz outreach programs with a grant from the Innovation Generation Grant program from the Motorola Solutions Foundation.
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Scientists attend general relativity conference
Papers related to the first detection of gravitational waves were presented by a team of RIT scientists at the International Conference on General Relativity and Gravitation.
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Professor studies forced marriage traditions
Benjamin Lawrance, the Hon. Barber B. Conable Jr. Endowed Professor of International Studies, co-edited Marriage by Force? Contestation over Consent and Coercion in Africa.
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Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Electric cars in Rochester
WROC-TV talks to Tom Trabold, associate professor of sustainability, and Enid Cardinal, senior sustainability adviser, about how RIT has helped the Rochester area become a hotspot for electric cars. watch video »

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RIT on TV: NTID Explore Your Future camp
WHAM-TV spotlights the RIT/NTID Explore Your Future summer camp for high school students who are deaf or hard of hearing. The six-day camp draws students from across the country. watch video »

Global News
RIT partners with National Taiwan University
The partnership provides students the opportunity to join graduate programs in NTU’s College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and RIT’s Kate Gleason College of Engineering.
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Elizabeth Cherry, associate professor in the School of Mathematical Sciences, was named director of the mathematical modeling Ph.D. program and was invited to join the editorial board of the journal Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science. more Newsmakers »

RIT in the News
U.S. News & World Report
Macy's Is Using AI to Help You Shop
Eugene Fram, professor emeritus, Saunders College of Business, quoted more »

Democrat and Chronicle
RIT adds connection with MCC to help Rochester students
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Inside Higher Ed
Time to Think More Inclusively About Accessibility
Guest essay by Susan Murad, director of public relations and technology transfer, NTID more »

Summit Daily News
Take 5: Deaf hiker Bobby Moakley, keynote speaker at No Barriers 'What's Your Everest?' July 22-23
Bobby Moakley, second-year enviromental science major, featured more »

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Upcoming Events
Peace Partners massage: Chair massages, until 4 p.m. today, Global Village, room 2290 (schedule appointment)

Information session: Adult and Part-time Study Connection, 5–7 p.m. today, Bausch and Lomb Center

College & Careers: For high school seniors, 1:30–11 p.m. tomorrow and 8 a.m.–4 p.m. Saturday, Gordon Field House (details)

Public Market Bus: Free bus to Rochester Public Market, pick up at Grace Watson Hall at 9:30 a.m. Saturday and Rustic Village parking lot 7-9 at 9:50 a.m., leaves market to return to RIT at 11:30 a.m.

Summer camp: Autism Up’s I Can Bike Camp, 8 a.m.– 5 p.m. Monday through July 29, Gordon Field House

Farewell reception: Verna Hazen, associate vice president and director, financial aid and scholarships, 3–5 p.m. Wednesday, SAU Fireside Lounge

Farewell reception: For Dawn Meza Soufleris, associate vice president, Student Affairs, 3:30–5 p.m. Aug. 2, University Gallery

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