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Today’s Top Stories
RIT launches MicroMasters program in cybersecurity
Starting in March, learners can begin the RIT Cybersecurity MicroMasters program with edX, the leading nonprofit online learning destination. Upon completing the five-part program, learners can apply to RIT and may be awarded nine credit hours toward their degree requirements. read more »

RIT wins web design award for ‘Roar the Vote’
The ‘Roar the Vote’ website, which encouraged students to register to vote and was designed by an RIT team, has won a silver 2016 Davey Award for outstanding creative work. read more »

Featured Video
Taylor Wolf - Undergraduate Research at RIT
A biochemistry student at RIT, Taylor Wolf has contributed research that can verify the components of the drug cocktail used in the treatment of tuberculosis, the leading infectious disease worldwide. watch video »

Newsmakers
Twyla Cummings, dean of graduate education, was nominated by industry peers and inducted into the Ben Franklin Honor Society of Printing Industries of America during a ceremony Nov. 8 in Kansas City, Mo. The society recognizes and honors industry leaders who have made lasting contributions to the printing and graphic communications industries.

Conerly Casey, associate professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, participated in a panel discussion, "PTSD in the Humanitarian Field" on Oct. 26 in Kuwait. His talk, "21st Century Trauma," emphasized the cultural diversity of trauma syndromes and the impacts of social media in intergenerational transmissions of trauma. He was invited by the Kuwait Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

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Tiger Hockey
Norrish named Atlantic Defensive Player of the Week
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Sports News
Szybist named Academic All-America of the Year
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This Week in Tigers Athletics
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RIT in the News
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WATCH: Deaf Art and Culture on Display at RIT's Dyer Arts Center
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Wallet Hub
Best Places for New Year's Eve Celebrations
Karthikeyan Namasivayam, chair, hospitality and tourism management, featured more »

Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Stan McKenzie Salon Series: “Case Studies in Invasion Biology and Wildlife Management,” Christine Keiner and Kristoffer Whitney, 4 p.m. today, Liberal Arts Hall, McKenzie Commons

The Final Rally: Hosted by Academic Support Center, features study techniques, food and giveaways, 3–7 p.m. tomorrow, Monroe Hall, second floor

Track/field: Early Season Invitational, 4–10 p.m. tomorrow, Gordon Field House

Information session: Learn about Ph.D. program in mathematical modeling, 5 p.m. tomorrow, Gosnell Hall, room 2130

Fall Craft Sale: 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Friday, SAU lobby and Fireside Lounge

Gray Matter Discussion Series: “Parents – What Is a Healthy Relationship?” noon Friday, SAU MOSAIC Center

Women’s hockey: vs. Bemidji State, 2 p.m. Friday, Gene Polisseni Center

Concert: Lessons and Carols, featuring RIT Singers and RIT Orchestra, 5 p.m. Friday, Allen Chapel

Men’s hockey: vs. Providence College, 7 p.m. Friday, Gene Polisseni Center

Performance: “Meltdown 2016,” featuring Eight Beat Measure, 8 p.m. Friday, Ingle Auditorium

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Scoreboard
Men’s basketball: RIT 81, Alfred 68

Women’s basketball: RIT 68, Buffalo State 52

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