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October 6, 2015
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Today’s Top Stories
Homecoming features hockey, speakers and reunions
Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend is Oct. 16-18 and features speaker Jamie Hyneman of MythBusters, a men’s hockey game at Blue Cross Arena and more.
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RIT hosts first hockey analytics conference in WNY
The School of Mathematical Sciences is holding a conference on hockey analytics from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in Gosnell Hall. (register)
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Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: No Voice Zone
Every Wednesday night, students gather for “No Voice Zone,” a social activity aimed at increasing communication between hearing and deaf and hard-of-hearing students. It is a great opportunity for students to learn sign language. watch video »

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Research at RIT
Lab helps apply digital technologies to real world
The convergence of advanced software, new materials, 3D printing and other new technologies is changing the face of manufacturing and creating massive business opportunities.
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Tiger Hockey
Kendall Cornine named CHA Rookie of the Week
With an assist on the game-winning goal on Friday and another on the Tigers’ first point Saturday, Kendall Cornine of the women's hockey team was named College Hockey America’s Rookie of the Week for the week ending Oct. 4.
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Sports News
Parkinson rookie of the week for second time
Erin Parkinson of the volleyball team was named Liberty League Volleyball Rookie of the Week for the week ending Oct. 4. She averaged 10 assists per set in a 3-1 weekend for the Tigers as they opened league play.
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Women’s crew earns second straight weekly honor
The women’s crew Varsity 8 boat was named Liberty League Rowing Boat of the Week for the week ending Oct. 4, its second straight weekly honor. The boat took third of 13 crews at the Head of the Genesee Regatta on Saturday.
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RIT in the News
Henrietta Post
Nearly two thousand turn out at Churchill Downs for RIT's 31st Big Shot photograph
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Leaving home: A look at some of the special events in the 2015-16 season
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RIT Opens Health Science Center
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Kerins hat trick sends RIT to easy exhibition win
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Rochester Business Journal
RIT team gets patents for battery research
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SIA Update
SIA RISE Profile: Brian Matthews of Feenics Inc.
Brian Matthews '03 (management information systems) featured more »

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Upcoming Events
Open house: Women’s and gender studies program, Until 1 p.m. today, McKenzie Commons, Liberal Arts Hall

Presentation: “Embodying Metaphors: Sign Language Interpreters at Work,” Anna-Lena Nilsson, 1-2:30 p.m. Oct. 7, Wallace Center room 1540

RIT Presidential Awards for Outstanding Staff: 10 a.m. Oct. 8, Ingle Auditorium, reception to follow in the Fireside Lounge

Info session: Study abroad in Rwanda, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 8, Golisano Hall room 1435

Thursday Night Cinema: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, 9 p.m. Oct. 8, Ingle Auditorium

Lecture: “The Art and Science of Drug Development,” Chris Garrett, 1-2:50 p.m. Oct. 9, Gosnell Hall room A300

Speaker: “How Culture Shapes the Climate Change Debate,” Andrew J. Hoffman, 2-3 p.m. Oct. 9, Webb Auditorium

Concert: Sean Forbes, deaf hip-hop artist, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 9, Panara Theatre, tickets are $10 and are available at the NTID box office, first floor of Lyndon Baines Johnson Hall

Performing Artists Concert Series: “The Neave Trio,” 8 p.m. Oct. 9, Ingle Auditorium (tickets)

Hockey Analytics Conference: A one-day workshop showcasing state-of-the-art research, all day until 5 p.m. Oct. 10, Gosnell Hall room 1250 (register)

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Men’s soccer: RIT 1, RPI 0 (Oct. 3)

Women’s soccer: RIT 0, RPI 0 (Oct. 3)

Women’s cross country: Mike Woods Invitational, 3rd of 32 teams (Oct. 3)

Volleyball: RIT 3, Vassar 0; RIT 3, Bard 0 (Oct. 3)

Men’s cross country: Mike Woods Invitational, 16th of 38 teams (Oct. 3)

Volleyball: RIT 3, St. Lawrence 0 (Oct. 2)

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