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October 13, 2015
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Today’s Top Stories
Featured speaker for Hispanic Heritage Month
Jackie Cruz, star of the Netflix hit series Orange is the New Black, will be RIT’s featured speaker for Hispanic Heritage Month at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday in Ingle Auditorium.
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Randi Zuckerberg headlines Gasser Lecture Series
Randi Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media, will be the keynote speaker at the Saunders College of Business Gasser Lecture Series. She will speak at 4 p.m. on Friday in Ingle Auditorium.
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Students published on environmental magazine site
Close to 30 students in Joel Helfrich’s “Introduction to Environmental Studies” class had essays published in Orion Magazine’s “The Place Where You Live” series.
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Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: RIT astronomer talks Mars
Astronomer Brian Koberlein discussed the recent discovery of liquid water on Mars and its scientific impact, as well as the new movie The Martian, which portrays a scientist attempting to survive there. watch video »

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Research at RIT
Dream Big: You can ‘Make It’ at The Construct
On the fourth floor of Institute Hall lies The Construct, RIT’s 3,000-foot makerspace. There, students of all disciplines and skill levels have access to a variety of equipment, from 3D printers and electronic circuitry to woodworking and metalworking supplies.
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Tiger Hockey
Unfortunate weekend series loss to RPI for women
The women’s hockey team played hard but gave up both games in last weekend’s series against Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute at the Gene Polisseni Center.
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RIT in the News
RIT's Cary Arts Collection honors distinguished figure in printing and design
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Database Trends and Applications
Big Data Privacy and Data Governance Examined at Strata + Hadoop World
Evan Selinger, professor of philosophy, featured more »

The Hockey Writers
NHL Drops the Ball After Kreider Hit on Wennberg
RIT Hockey Analytics Conference featured more »

RIT Professors Aim to Build Army to Combat Cyberattacks
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Design Milk
Students Create Glass Vessels in Response to Their Environment
Josh Owen, professor and industrial design department chair, featured more »

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Upcoming Events
Commuter Spirit Week Kickoff: Sneak peek of giveaways, super pretzels, a photo booth and more, Until 1 p.m. today, SAU lobby

Workshop: “Accepting a Job Offer & Salary Negotiation,” 5 p.m. today, Carlson room 1125

Talk: “Faith in America: Integrating Faith and Politics,” Patrick Conroy, U.S. House of Representatives chaplain, 7-9 p.m. today, Allen Chapel, Schmitt Interfaith Center

Workshop: “Developing a Portfolio,” 5 p.m. Oct. 14, Carlson Auditorium

Lecture: “Analyzing Formality in Online Communication,” Joel Tetreault, senior research scientist, Yahoo! Labs, 12:30 p.m. Oct. 15, Golisano Hall auditorium

Lecture: “Design for Office Space,” Mark McKenna, 4:45 p.m. Oct. 15, Golisano Hall room 1400

Hispanic Heritage Month Keynote Speaker: “Cruzing through Adversity,” Jackie Cruz, actress on Orange is the New Black, 6:30-8 p.m. Oct. 15, Ingle Auditorium

Thursday Night Cinema: Inside Out, 9 p.m. Oct. 15, Ingle Auditorium

Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend: Oct. 16–18 (full schedule)

Lecture: “Entrepreneurship: Ten Exciting Trends Impacting Your Business Right Now,” Randi Zuckerberg, 4 p.m. Oct. 16, Ingle Auditorium

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Women’s soccer: Ithaca 2, RIT 1 (Oct. 11)

Men’s basketball: RIT 91, Mohawk 79 (Oct. 10)

Men’s soccer: RIT 2, Clarkson 1 (Oct. 10)

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