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September 1, 2015
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Today’s Top Stories
Annual glass pumpkin sale now at Polisseni Center
The School for American Crafts’ glass program will sell its unique, hand-blown glass pumpkins and gourds during the 11th annual Glass Pumpkin Patch fundraiser on Sept. 26.
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NYSP2I leads paper mill sustainability initiative
A multi-agency effort led by NYSP2I has resulted in toxic chemical reduction and improvements to energy and water usage and operational costs at pulp and paper mills.
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Research at RIT
Testing Ground for Fuel Cells
In the Fuel Cell Testbed at the Golisano Institute for Sustainability, researchers are exploring practical methods of applying fuel cell technology to everyday business challenges.
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Three professors have been reappointed for five-year terms in the College of Liberal Arts: Amit Batabyal as the Arthur Gosnell Endowed Chair of Economics, Benjamin Lawrance as the Hon. Barber B. Conable Jr. Endowed Chair of International Studies and Jonathan Schroeder as the William A. Kern Endowed Chair of Communication. more Newsmakers »

Sports News
Men’s soccer ready to start 2015 season
With a good group of talent returning and a strong group of newcomers, head coach Bill Garno, now in his 20th season, is hoping to guide the men’s soccer team back to the Liberty League Tournament.
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RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
RIT will house a new 3D printing center
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Rochester Business Journal
RIT to be home of a new state Center for Advanced Technology
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The Chicago-Katrina Connection: Ten Years Later
Torrence Sparkman, assistant professor of service systems, featured more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Son's death fuels new genome company
Geneopedia, housed in Venture Creations, featured more »

What Exactly Does Reasonable Mean?
Guest essay by Josephine Wolff, assistant professor of public policy and computing security more »

Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Poetry reading: Marge Piercy, poet and novelist, 2 p.m. Sept. 2, Student Innovation Hall

Talk: “Finding My Path,” with Jerome Underwood, Minett Professor, 1 p.m. Sept. 3, SAU MOSAIC Center

Information session: Faculty who attended 2015 SIGGRAPH Conference will share experiences, 3 p.m. Sept. 4, Webb Auditorium

Opening reception: CIAS All-College Faculty Exhibition, 4–6 p.m. Sept. 4, Bevier Gallery and William Harris Gallery (exhibition runs Sept. 4–26)

Reception: “Theater of War,” Meredith Davenport, 6–9 p.m. Sept. 4, Gallery r, 100 College Ave., Rochester (show runs Sept. 4–25)

Auditions: Rocky Horror Show, 1–5 p.m. Sept. 5, SAU room 130 (for more information, contact David Munnell)

Labor Day: No classes, university closed, Sept. 7

Artist talk and reception: Benigna Chilla, “Painting, Prints, Installations,” 4:45–6:30 p.m. Sept. 10, University Gallery (exhibition runs Aug. 24–Nov. 20)

Information session: Saunders College of Business graduate programs, 5:30–7 p.m. Sept. 15, Lowenthal Hall, room 1225

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