|Today’s Top Stories|
Talk show host Tavis Smiley headlines MLK event|
Tavis Smiley, national talk show host, author and community advocate, will be the keynote speaker for the 2014 Expressions of King’s Legacy Celebration on Jan. 30.
Cochlear implant recipients share stories in book
New Beginnings, Acquiring and Living with a Cochlear Implant, published by RIT Press, was edited by NTID researcher Michael Stinson and NTID President Gerry Buckley.
Professor speaks at astrophysics symposium
Manuela Campanelli, director of RIT’s Center for Computational Relativity and Gravitation, spoke at a symposium celebrating 50 years of relativistic astrophysics and research exploring quasars, black holes, exploding stars and colliding galaxies.
RIT on TV: Holiday tech gifts|
WHAM-TV (channel 13) gets the scoop on the hottest holiday tech gifts from Emmy Award-winning TV personality and technology expert Katie Linendoll ’05 ( information technology). watchávideoá╗
Student crowned Miss Black Deaf America|
A Q&A with Chenae Laldee, a fourth-year multidisciplinary studies who was named Miss Black Deaf America earlier this year.
Tickets available for Frozen Frontier|
Both men’s and women’s hockey teams will participate in the Frozen Frontier outdoor hockey games on Saturday. The men play at 7:05 p.m. and the women play at 12:05 p.m. at Frontier Field in Rochester.
Track and field hosts early meet|
The men’s track and field team thrived in several events, including the 60-meter hurdles and the 500-meter race while the women’s team earned first-place finishes in several events throughout the evening.
|RIT in the News|
Democrat and Chronicle|
Developing the new Rochester
Center for Urban Entrepreneurship referenced moreá╗
Democrat and Chronicle
For Reids, a Frozen Frontier reunion
Brad Reid, third-year business management major, featured moreá╗
Democrat and Chronicle
Rochester Amerks ready for the weather
Men’s hockey team featured in photo gallery moreá╗
The Huffington Post
Once Again! Should a Nonprofit CEO Be a Voting Member of the Board of Directors?
Guest essay by Eugene Fram, professor emeritus, Saunders College of Business moreá╗
U.S. News & World Report
7 Tips for Coping With Holiday Financial Stress
Amit Batabyal, the Arthur J. Gosnell Professor of Economics, quoted moreá╗
Social Media Marketing Magazine
Top Marketing Professors on Twitter
Mike Johansson, lecturer in communication, featured moreá╗
|Gray Matter Discussion Series: “Happiness: A goal? A myth? A prescription?” noon today, Stan McKenzie Commons, Liberal Arts Hall|
RIT Observatory open house: See the gibbous moon, Jupiter and the Orion Nebula, or presentation on Chinese lunar rover if too cloudy, 7:30–9:30 p.m. today, 645 John St., Henrietta
Frozen Frontier: Outdoor hockey games, women vs. Clarkson, 12:05 p.m. Dec. 14, men vs. Niagara, 7:05 p.m., Frontier Field, Rochester (tickets)
Concert: Eight Beat Measure and Cornell Chordials, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14, Panara Theatre, $10 at door
Music for the Holidays: featuring performances by RIT music program and RIT Gospel Ensemble, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14, Ingle Auditorium
Strategic Planning Forum: President Destler will discuss early steps in the process and address comments from the audience, 2 p.m. Dec. 16, Ingle Auditorium
Sale: “aRtIsT” T-shirts ($10 with Tiger Bucks) and hoodies ($28 with Tiger Bucks), 9 a.m.–2 p.m. Dec. 17, Gannett Hall lobby
Break: Dec. 20–Jan. 1