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April 17, 2014
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Distinguished Alumnus Rick Kittles ’89 spoke about his research on prostate cancer. more »
Today’s Top Stories
Kern Conference explores identities
The Kern Conference on Visual Communication will be held April 24–26 at the Strathallan Hotel in Rochester. The theme is Communicating Identity/Consuming Difference.
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story photoGallery r hosts student exhibition
Work by RIT students from the School of Art will be on display at Gallery r’s Senior Illustration Exhibition from April 23 through May 4. The gallery will host an artist reception from 7 to 9:30 p.m. May 2.
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Featured Video
RIT Expert: Don Figer, director, Center for Detectors
RIT deans, faculty and staff can offer expert insight into a variety of areas. Today, hear from Don Figer, director of the Center for Detectors. Watch more expert videos or view the Experts Guide. watch video »

For and About Alumni
story photoCold shoulder melts into love
It took two seven-day car rides home to Canada from RIT in the summer and back to Rochester in the fall for Lindsay Littman Mazur ’09 and Alan Mazur ’10 to finally click. The former RIT hockey players married last July.
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Newsmakers
Gerald Argetsinger, an instructor in the Cultural & Creative Studies Department at NTID, received a Fawn Brodie Award in mid-February for Best Mormon Interest Fiction – Short Story Collection, for his book, Latter-Gay Saints: An Anthology of Gay Mormon Fiction. The award is presented by Main Street Plaza, a community for Mormon interests. more Newsmakers »

Sports News
Men’s lacrosse holds on to beat Union
The No. 1 men’s lacrosse team beat Union College 8-7 in a match-up for first place in the Liberty League at RIT’s Turf Field. The Tigers have now won 25 straight games at home dating back to the 2012 season.
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RIT in the News
Finger Lakes Times
Art teacher receives Golden Apple
Kendra Bush, first-year photographic and imaging arts major, quoted more »

Voice of America
H-1B Visa Lottery to Determine Fate for Thousands of Tech Workers
Ron Hira, associate professor of public policy, quoted more »

WXXI.org
Former Kodak CEO Perez Sees Compensation Rise In 2013
Daniel Tessoni, assistant professor of accounting, quoted more »

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Upcoming Events
Undergraduate/Faculty Reading Series: Featuring student Alli Garth and Professor John Roche, 5 p.m. today, SAU Reading Room

Presentation: “Deaf People and Their Rights,” Liisa Kauppinen, former president, World Federation of the Deaf, 7 p.m. today, CSD Student Development Center

Thursday Night Cinema: Pacific Rim, 10 p.m. today, Ingle Auditorium

WITR Radiothon: Full day of interviews to raise money for Studio X, win WITR swag, CDs and tickets, 7 a.m. April 18, listen on air on WITR-FM (89.7) and online

Graduate Research and Creativity Symposium: 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. April 18, Student Innovation Hall

Fundraiser: Animal Fundraising and Adoption Event, benefits Greece Residents Assisting Stray Pets (G.R.A.S.P), 10 a.m.– 2 p.m. April 18, grass island south of Orange Hall

Reception: In honor of principal investigators, 3:30–5 p.m. April 25, Student Innovation Hall (RSVP by April 18)

Lecture: “Marx’s Critique of Ideology: How Should We Understand It?” Ariane Fischer, Temple University, 4 p.m. April 18, Eastman Hall, room 4287

Easter Egg Hunt: for children up to 10 years old, 10 a.m.–noon April 19, Nathaniel Rochester Hall/Gleason Quad

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Scoreboard
Women’s softball: RIT 5—5, Houghton 1—7

Men’s lacrosse: RIT 8, Union 7

Women’s tennis: UR 8, RIT 1

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